automotiveIT Forum on April 15, 2015, Hannover Trade Fair

“Industry 4.0: Production and Logistics”

Because the complexity of its production is unique in the world and its standard of quality is so high, the automotive industry depends on production and logistics concepts that are fit for the future. Considering all this, Industry 4.0 is not merely a buzzword or hype – it makes sure that the global automotive industry will be fit for the future.

At this stage of industrialization, machines in a factory organize themselves to manufacture individual products as quickly and efficiently as possible. IT plays an important part in this. It must ensure that coherent information reaches all participants along the entire supply chain. So Industry 4.0 needs Logistics 4.0.

The automotiveIT Forum is aimed primarily at decision-makers in the automotive and supplier industries. The focus is on the following topics:

  • Industrial security
  • Global production networks
  • Artificial intelligence in production
  • New data analytics
  • Smart glasses in production
  • Industry 4.0 in logistics
  • Industry 4.0 – legal challenges