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Industry 4.0
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Production, Plant Management, Engineering and Sustainability Management

Key Topics
  • Energy Efficiency through Digitalization
  • Industry 4.0
  • Predictive Maintenance
  • Blockchain
Future Logistics & Supply Chain Management
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Logistics, Purchasing and Distribution, Supply Chain Management, Risk Management, Procurement, Reporting and Production

Key Topics
  • Proactive Planning
  • Vehicles
  • Smart Manufacturing
  • Digitization in the Transport Sector

Agenda

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THURSDAY, MARCH 28TH

9:00

Introduction of the Chairmen by manetch

Thomas Groeninger

Business Unit Manager
STRABAG
Germany

This session is in English

Introduction of the Chairmen by manetch

Thomas Groeninger

Business Unit Manager
STRABAG
Germany

This session is in English

Introduction of the Chairmen by manetch

Carsten Mielke

Digitalization Lead
Uniper
Germany

This session is in English

Introduction of the Chairmen by manetch

Carsten Mielke

Digitalization Lead
Uniper
Germany

This session is in English

9:15

Threats and Risks for the Industrial IoT Revolution

Stephen Mellor

CTO
IIC
USA

This session is in English

9:45

Vertical Industry 4.0 Solutions for the Factory of the Future

Matthias Walter

Senior Solution Architect Industrie 4.0
Bosch Software Solutions
Germany

This session is in English

10:15

Blockchain – Inter-Company-Use-Cases

Matthias Felder

Portfolio Manager Blockchain & DLT Solutions
DB Systel
Germany

This session is in English

10:45

Coffee Break with Networking

11:15

Corporate Digitalization, Data First

Timo Klingenmeier

Managing Director
inmation Software
Germany

This session is in English

Corporate Digitalization, Data First

Timo Klingenmeier

Managing Director
inmation Software
Germany

This session is in English

Digitalizing International Freight Documentation by Utilizing Blockchain

David Saive

Research Associate
University of Oldenburg
Germany

Dieter Sellner

Program Manager Blockchain
DB Schenker
Germany

This session is in English

Digitalizing International Freight Documentation by Utilizing Blockchain

This session is in English

11:45

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to create the factory of the future?", led by Matthias Walter, Bosch Connected Industry
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"How to implement first data digitalization?", led by Timo Klingenmeier, inmation Software

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to create the factory of the future?", led by Matthias Walter, Bosch Connected Industry
----
"How to implement first data digitalization?", led by Timo Klingenmeier, inmation Software

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to recognize threats and risks?", led by Stephen Mellor, IIC
----
"How to use blockchain for intercompany processes?", led by Matthias Felder, Deutsche Bahn
----
"How to use blockchain for digitization of freight documentation?", led by Dieter Sellner & David Saive, DB Schenker & University of Oldenburg

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to recognize threats and risks?", led by Stephen Mellor, IIC
----
"How to use blockchain for intercompany processes?", led by Matthias Felder, Deutsche Bahn
----
"How to use blockchain for digitization of freight documentation?", led by Dieter Sellner & David Saive, DB Schenker & University of Oldenburg

12:30

Lunch with Networking

14:00

Implement Requirements of the IEC 62443 Standard in Networked Production

Dr. Frank Stummer

Founder & Business Developer
Rhebo
Germany

This session is in English

Implement Requirements of the IEC 62443 Standard in Networked Production

Dr. Frank Stummer

Founder & Business Developer
Rhebo
Germany

This session is in English

Digital Transformation Impacts Supply Chains – How to Deliver Cyber-Physical Products

Daniel Roy

Managing Director
International Transfer Center for Logistics (ITCL)
Germany

Michael Homuth

Senior Vice President Operations
Vorwerk
Germany

This session is in English

Digital Transformation Impacts Supply Chains – How to Deliver Cyber-Physical Products

This session is in English

14:30

Do Greater Things - From Cybersecurity to Cyberimmunity

Alexander von Keller

Head of Enterprise Sales
Kaspersky Lab
Germany

This session is in English

Do Greater Things - From Cybersecurity to Cyberimmunity

Alexander von Keller

Head of Enterprise Sales
Kaspersky Lab
Germany

This session is in English

Smart Factory Logistics – How to Make it Work?

Urs Güttinger

Chief Technology Officer
Bossard
Switzerland

This session is in English

Smart Factory Logistics – How to Make it Work?

Urs Güttinger

Chief Technology Officer
Bossard
Switzerland

This session is in English

15:00

Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing – Challenges for Engineers and Opportunities for Companies

Thomas Vollmer

Head of Department for Production Quality
Fraunhofer IPT
Germany

This session is in English

Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing – Challenges for Engineers and Opportunities for Companies

Thomas Vollmer

Head of Department for Production Quality
Fraunhofer IPT
Germany

This session is in English

How to Optimize a Spare Part Management System with IoT

Carsten Mielke

Digitalization Lead
Uniper
Germany

This session is in English

How to Optimize a Spare Part Management System with IoT

Carsten Mielke

Digitalization Lead
Uniper
Germany

This session is in English

15:30

Coffee Break with Networking

16:00

Digital Transformation Realization – Think in Products and Data

Dimitri Lerner

Head of Global Applications / Managing Director
SIG Combibloc
Switzerland

This session is in English

16:30

Production IT Security as a Requirement for Connected Industry

Rainer Rodler

Head of Production IT Security
ZF Friedrichshafen
Germany

This session is in English

17:00

Implement Drones for Object Measurement and Modelling

Thomas Groeninger

Business Unit Manager
STRABAG
Germany

This session is in English

17:30

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to face the challenges of industrial control systems?", led by Dr. Frank Stummer, Rhebo
----
"How to create Cybersecurity into Cyberimmunity?", led by Alexander von Keller, Kaspersky Lab
----
"How do you successfully implement digital transformation?", led by Dimitri Lerner, SIG
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"How to use drones for object measurement?", led by Thomas Gröninger, Strabag

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to face the challenges of industrial control systems?", led by Dr. Frank Stummer, Rhebo
----
"How to create Cybersecurity into Cyberimmunity?", led by Alexander von Keller, Kaspersky Lab
----
"How do you successfully implement digital transformation?", led by Dimitri Lerner, SIG
----
"How to use drones for object measurement?", led by Thomas Gröninger, Strabag

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

"How to deliver cyber-physical products?", led by Daniel Roy & Michael Homuth, ITLC & Vorwerk
----
"How to create a smart factory system?", led by Urs Güttinger, Bossard
----
"How to optimize a spare part management systems with IoT?", led by Carsten Mielke, Uniper
----
"How to improve production IT security?", led by Rainer Rodler, ZF Friedrichshafen

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

"How to deliver cyber-physical products?", led by Daniel Roy & Michael Homuth, ITLC & Vorwerk
----
"How to create a smart factory system?", led by Urs Güttinger, Bossard
----
"How to optimize a spare part management systems with IoT?", led by Carsten Mielke, Uniper
----
"How to improve production IT security?", led by Rainer Rodler, ZF Friedrichshafen

18:15

Summary of the First Day by the Chairmen of all Streams

18:30

Evening Reception with Sparkling Wine, Snacks and Networking

Engage in Exciting Conversations. Strengthen your network after a day full of knowledge sharing, groundbreaking presentations, and interesting conversations. Join delegates and speakers in the relaxed atmosphere of the event venue.

This session is in English

FRIDAY, MARCH 29TH

9:00

Introduction by manetch

9:15

How the Resource Hub Can Help You to Improve your Projects

Stephen Mellor

CTO
IIC
USA

This session is in English

9:45

Trimodality and Innovation as Key of Success for the Future

Harald Jony

Geschäftsführer
Wiencont Container Terminal
Austria

This session is in English

10:15

Coffee Break with Networking

10:45

Energy Efficiency through Digital Innovation

Aljoscha Schlosser

Digital Innovation Manager
BOGE Compressors
Germany

This session is in English

11:15

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to improve your projects with the help of the Resource Hub?" led by Stephen Mellor, IIC
----
"How to obtain energy efficiency through digital innovation?", led by Aljoscha Schlosser, BOGE Compressors

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

"How to improve your projects with the help of the Resource Hub?" led by Stephen Mellor, IIC
----
"How to obtain energy efficiency through digital innovation?", led by Aljoscha Schlosser, BOGE Compressors

12:00

Lunch with Networking

13:30

A Lightweight Autonomous Logistics Device for Urban Transportation

Kai Kreiskoether

CEO
Ducktrain / DroidDrive
Germany

This session is in English

14:00

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

"How to make autonomous logistic possible?", led Kai Kreisköther, Ducktrain

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

"How to make autonomous logistic possible?", led Kai Kreisköther, Ducktrain

14:45

End of the Conference with Summary of all Streams and Networking

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Location

Metro station "Industriehof" (U6 and U7)
From Central Station:
At the main station, choose the underground line U4 to "Bockenheimer Warte" and change at the last stop "Bockenheimer Warte" into the U6 to Heerstraße or into the U7 to Hausen. The third station is "Industriehof". From there, cross the street and subway tracks to follow the Königsberger Straße until the second road where you take a left. The hotel is located on the left side.

From the airport:
The lines S8 and S9 run from the airport to the main train station. At the main station, choose the underground line U4 to "Bockenheimer Warte" and change at the last stop "Bockenheimer Warte" into the U6 to Heerstraße or into the U7 to Hausen. The third station is "Industriehof". From there, cross the street and subway tracks to follow the Königsberger Straße until the second road where you take a left. The hotel is located on the left side.

Parking: You can park your car in the hotel's own underground car parking or right in the hotel courtyard for a daily charge of €15,00. If the parking area from the Flemings Conference Hotel is full, we recommend as an alternative the parking area „Brentanobad“, Rödelheimer Parkweg, 60489 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

For your accommodation, we recommend the Fleming's Conference Hotel (+49 69 5060400, frankfurt.conference@flemings-hotels.com), if it is already fully booked please have a look at hrs.com or booking.com.

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