Industrie 4.0 Research
Via its Research Group and the Lab Tours I40, the VDMA Forum Industrie 4.0 is building a network between companies in mechanical engineering and the innovation centers of German research institutes. The “Industrie 4.0 Research at German Research Institutes” compilation provides assistance in this, offering an overview of the German research landscape. In it, more than 50 universities and institutes report on their current projects.
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The aim of the funding is to develop new electronic systems that significantly contribute to the implementation of the Industrie 4.0 future project. Among other things, this is intended to create the conditions for applying artificial intelligence (AI) and increasing the use of autonomous systems in industrial production.
The aim of the new BMBF funding is to develop transferable methods, models and tools for the development of complex technical systems and to implement these exemplarily for and with companies.
The BMBF's new announcement on the funding measure "Industry 4.0 Test Environments - Mobilising SMEs for Industry 4.0" has been officially published.
With the "Research Group I40" of the VDMA Forum Industrie 4.0, industry-driven, cross-industry and pre-competitive research projects are initiated and carried out.
Judith Binzer
Judith Binzer
Industrie 4.0 Forum
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The Mittelstand 4.0 competence centres at a glance
The Mittelstand 4.0 competence centres set up by the BMWi provide companies with numerous free services to help them digitise their operational processes. Here is an overview of the current centres.