Conference

Unfortunately, we had to cancel the 28th Factory of the Year Congress planned for June 16-19, 2020, due to the official ban on major events related to the coronavirus COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2). As an alternative we offer 4 web meetings and one web conference. Please find dates and information below under Information.

Information

Congress 2020 cancelled! Our alternatives for you!

60 minutes report from the engine room

WEB CONFERENCE "Production of the Future

Participation details

Program & dates | Reports from the engine room

Program & Date Web Conference

Winner 2019

Details of the virtual participations

Sponsors and exhibitors

Speakers 2020

Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Thomas Bauernhansl

Head of the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering & Automation IPA, Institute for Industrial Production & Factory Operations IFF, Stuttgart University

Frauke Berger

Werk-/Standortleitung, Continental Automotive GmbH, Werk Karben

Dr. Jörg Burzer

Mitglied des Vorstands der Mercedes-Benz AG, Produktion und Supply Chain

Harald Förster

CEO, ELESTA GmbH, Werk Bad Ragaz, Schweiz

Jens Held

Vice President, HOMAG Plattenaufteiltechnik GmbH, Werk Calw-Holzbronn

Bernd Kaufer

Werk-/Standortleitung, Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co. KG, Werk Würzburg

Steffen Krippendorf

Senior Vice President AtO Plant Cluster, J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG, Group Division Turbo, Werk Garching

Silvia Kubiak

Senior Vice President Industrial Engineering, J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG, Group Division Turbo

Alexander Kurz

Leiter Motorenmanufaktur, Mercedes-AMG GmbH, Werk Affalterbach

Dr.

Marc Lakner

Partner & Managing Director, Co-Leiter Operations Practice EMEA, Kearney

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirt. Ing.

Günther Schuh

Geschäftsführender Direktor des Werkzeugmaschinenlabors WZL der RWTH Aachen, Direktor des Fraunhofer-Instituts für produktionstechnologie IPT, Direktor des Forschungsinstituts für Rationalisierung (FIR) an der RWTH Aachen

Thomas Spangler

Geschäftsführer Technik der Brose Unternehmensgruppe

Daniel Stengel

Manager, Kearney

Wolfgang Thomar

Executive Vice President Factories Germany and Factory Engineering, Alfred Kärcher SE & Co. KG

Dr.

Philip Wessely

Principal, Kearney

Contacts

SV Veranstaltungen
Division Management

Franziska Blume

SV Veranstaltungen
Sponsorship & Trade Exhibitions

Alexandra Nämack

SV Veranstaltungen
Conference Management

Kathrin Schricker

Advisory Board

Katrin Fricke

Plant Manager, Diehl Controls, Wangen im Allgäu factory

Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Evi Hartmann

Chair of Supply Chain Management at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Nuremberg

Johann Kraus

Plant Manager, Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG

Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Uwe Loos

Former CEO of FAG Kugelfischer AG, Schweinfurt, and DEKRA AG, Stuttgart

Roman Löw

Former automotive company plant manager and managing board member, currently working as a consultant, coach and interim manager for major industrial companies

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil.

Reimund Neugebauer

President of the Fraunhofer Society, Munich

Heinrich Nottbohm

Former manager of the Chemnitz Engine Plant, Volkswagen Sachsen GmbH

Torsten Ratzmann

CEO of Pöppelmann Group

Dr.

Bernd Schmidt

Group Function Quality and Supply Chain, ABB Management Services Ltd.

Prof. Dr.-Ing., Dipl.-Wirt. Ing.

Günther Schuh

Director of the Machine Tool Laboratory WZL at RWTH Aachen and the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT

Peter Wiedemann

CTO, Rational AG

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