CKI Conference 2018

From product design to production to customer experience – the digital transformation of industry brings global opportunities for value creation.

In the long-standing partnership of Siemens AG and RWTH Aachen University, this year’s Siemens CKI Conference will put the spotlight on Digital Industries and give insights into RWTH’s research on the Internet of Production. Come join us to explore and shape new digital opportunities!

Siemens AG CKI Conference | RWTH Aachen University
‚Digital Industries and the Internet of Production‘

November 22nd, 2018 | 09:00 a.m. – 04:00 p.m.

RWTH Campus Melaten
Campus-Boulevard, 52074 Aachen

Morning Track – Workshop
Student Pitch Workshop – “Factory 2050”
Digitalization and automation are already rapidly changing the way production takes place. With new technologies and an increasingly networked production chain, fundamental concepts are also being questioned or revised. But what does the factory of the future look like? We want to hear your ideas and concepts – take part in the pitch training workshop on „Factory 2050“. You will learn about the basics of a successful pitch with regards to our chosen topic, recieve individual feedback – as well as great breakfast snacks.
Afternoon Track – Plenum Session (13:00-16:00):*
  • Welcome by Prof. Ulrich Rüdiger (Rector RWTH Aachen University) & Dr. Roland Busch
    (Siemens AG CTO, Member of the Management Board)
  • Keynotes by Prof. Günther Schuh
    (CKI Director & Chair of Production Engineering) and Dr. Bernhard Quendt (Siemens Head of Technology and Innovation, Digital Factory)
  • Impulse Presentations by Siemens Digital Factory and RWTH Institute WZL (Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering), Chair of Digital Additive Production and Chair of
    Software Engineering

*Please note: This year’s plenum session has been moved to the afternoon.

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