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08: Smart production and services

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Hauptschule
Breakout / Working Group
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The increasing upgrade of things with intelligence and the disrupting new means of communication change markets and business models dramatically and with sustain. The digitization of our economic world consequently also captures the world of production and the inherent world of services. Discussing smart production and services undoubtedly touches a sphere full of chances and benefits but also its conflicts and potential limits.
TU Austria as Union of all Universities of Technology in Austria – located in Vienna, Graz and Leoben – has been doing research on these topics at a very early stage. TU Austria has organized this afternoon with remarkable speakers from industry and service-oriented companies.

Rector, Graz University of Technology; Vice President, TU Austria, Graz
Chief Architect, Data Insights Group, Microsoft Corporation, Malvern (PA)
Managing Partner, PwC Strategy& Austria GmbH, Vienna
Project Manager, Manufacturing, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben
Professor of Patient Centric Drug Design and Manufacturing, Graz University of Technology, and Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering GmbH; Director, Pharmaceutical Business Development, Capsugel S.A., Colmar
Chief Executive Officer and Founder, easE-Link GmbH, Graz
Vice President, Contract Manufacturing, MAGNA STEYR, Graz
Professor and Deputy Director, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology
Professor and Head, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology, Graz

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Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Dr.h.c. Harald KAINZ

Rector, Graz University of Technology; Vice President, TU Austria, Graz

Dipl.-Ing., Civil Engineering, Graz University of Technology Dipl.-Ing., Economics in Civil Engineering, Graz University of Technology Assistant, Institute for Urban Water Management and Landscape Water Engineering, Graz University of Technology Ph.D., technical science, Graz University of Technology Project Engineer, Regierungsbaumeister Schlegel GmbH, Munich General Manager, Environmental Engineering Vienna, UTW, Vienna Head of Institute, Institute for Urban Water Management and Landscape Water Engineering, Graz University of Technology Dean, Faculty of Civil Engineering Science, Graz University of Technology Vice rector, Infrastructure and ICT, Graz University of Technology
1977-1983
1980-1985
1984-1990
1985-1990
1991-1993
1993-2000
2000-2011
2004-2007
2007-2011

Array Eric CHARRAN

Chief Architect, Data Insights Group, Microsoft Corporation, Malvern (PA)

 Eric Charran joined Microsoft in October of 2005 as a Microsoft Services Consultant. Eric spent the first few years at Microsoft focusing on a wide array of consulting engagements involving various technologies and disciplines. These included successfully servicing customers with needs surrounding application platform core technologies including application development, business process automation and business intelligence and analytics. Eric has spent engineering time with many of the product teams at Microsoft while simultaneously landing large transformative solution architectures with customers that drive value and effect positive change.
 
 Currently, Eric works as the Chief Architect in the Data and Artificial Intelligence within Microsoft services. As part of the data and AI architecture group, Eric looks after topics such as the innovation and incubation of fringe or edge technologies. He also works to craft intellectual property strategies and helps customers deal with competitive and market pressures by advising executives and technical decision makers on strategies to create digital transformation within organizations.

Mag. Harald DUTZLER

Managing Partner, PwC Strategy& Austria GmbH, Vienna

Vienna School of Economics and Business; HEC Montréal United Nations, New York Wuppertal Institute for Energy & Ecology Strategy consultant, PwC Strategy& (former Booz & Company) Member, European Retail & Consumer Industry Team Partner at PwC Strategy&
1994-1999
1998
1999
since 2000
since 2000
since 2010

DI (FH) Sandra LAMM

Project Manager, Manufacturing, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben

HBLA, Ried/Wolfgangsee Urban Technologies, Joanneum University for Applied Science, Kapfenberg Senior Product Engineer, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben/Vienna Specialist Global Quotation Systems, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben/Vienna Project Manager Manufacturing, Business Process Excellence Team, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben/Vienna
1997-2000
2000-2004
2005-2012
2012-2015
2015-2017

Dr. Sven STEGEMANN

Professor of Patient Centric Drug Design and Manufacturing, Graz University of Technology, and Research Center Pharmaceutical Engineering GmbH; Director, Pharmaceutical Business Development, Capsugel S.A., Colmar

Scientific Manager, Project-coordination, Sanofi-Winthrop, Munich Vice Manufacturing Manager; Head of Galenical Development, Plantorgan (Sanofi-Winthrop), Bad Zwischenahn Project Manager Manufacturing Transfer, Sanofi Winthrop, Munich Manager Licensing, Asta Medica, Frankfurt Business Development Manager, Capsugel, Bornem Director Pharmaceutical Development, Capsugel, Bornem
1992-1996
1995-1996
1995-1996
1996-1997
1997-2004
since 2014

Dipl.-Ing. Hermann STOCKINGER

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, easE-Link GmbH, Graz

MSc., Energy- and Environmental Engineering and Business Economics, Graz University of Technology Studies, Energy Engineering and Business, University of Warwick, Coventry Assistant, Institute of Mechanics, Graz University of Technology Mechanical Engineering and International Business, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico Project Engineer, Virtual Vehicle Research Center, Graz Electrified Vehicles' Performance & CO2, BMW Group, Munich
2008-2015
2011
2011-2013
2013-2014
2012-2013
2015

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Wolfgang ZITZ

Vice President, Contract Manufacturing, MAGNA STEYR, Graz

Studies, Process Engineering, Technical University Graz Dissertation Technical assistant, Magna Steyr, Graz Center Manager, Magna Steyr, Graz Head, Paint Shop, Magna Steyr, Graz General Manager, Paint Shop, Magna Steyr, Graz General Manager, Painted Body (paint shop and BiW), Magna Steyr, Graz Director, Strategy, Efficiency and Innovation, Magna Steyr production areas worldwide
1983-1989
1992
1992
1994
1998
2002
2008
2011

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Rudolf PICHLER

Professor and Deputy Director, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology

Production Manager, Adlerwerk Lackfabrik, Schwaz Production Manager, Tridonic Atco GmbH & CoKG, Fürstenfeld Plant Manager, Assmann Ladenbau Leibnitz GmbH, Leibnitz Managing Director, Service Center Bochum GmbH, Bochum Operations Manager, STATEC BINDER GmbH, Gleisdorf International Production Coordinator, Siemens AG Österreich, Graz Lector, University of Applied Sciences FH Joanneum, Graz
1995-1999
1999-2004
2005-2007
2007-2011
2011-2013
2013-2015
2013-2015

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Franz HAAS

Professor and Head, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology, Graz

Assistant Professor, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology Lecturer, UAS Campus 02 and UAS Joanneum, Graz General manager and owner, Franz Haas GmbH, Mechanical Engineering, Stainz Professor; Head of department, Mechanical Engineering, Degree Programme Automation Technology, University of Applied Sciences Graz Head, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology
1992-1996
1997-2007
since 1996
2007-2013
since 2013

Technology Symposium

show timetable

24.08.2017

09:00 - 09:45 #ART TEC: Interfaces between art, technology, and science Culture
10:00 - 11:00 Opening of exhibitions – Tec-Xperience Room Partner
11:00 - 11:10 Opening Plenary
11:10 - 12:15 RTI Talk Plenary
12:15 - 13:45 The robots are coming. Be (not) afraid! Plenary
14:15 - 15:45 New materials and autonomous systems Plenary
18:15 - 19:15 Tickets to Berlin: Falling Walls Lab Austria and Summer School on Entrepreneurship Plenary
19:15 - 21:00 Career Lounge Plenary
19:30 - 21:30 Evening Reception Social

25.08.2017

06:30 - 07:00 TU Austria Innovation Marathon: ideas made to order – 24 hours nonstop Plenary
07:00 - 13:00 Ö1 Children’s University Alpbach – Science and Technology for Kids Breakout
07:00 - 16:00 Junior Alpbach – Science and Technology for Young People Breakout
07:15 - 08:00 Optogenetics Plenary
08:30 - 10:15 Designing the next digital revolution. At the crossroads of science, technology and art Plenary
10:30 - 11:00 Lunch Snacks for the Participants of the Breakout Sessions Social
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 13: A new Biedermeier in Europe? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 01: Digital futures: design as key to future digital worlds Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 03: Data-driven innovation – from resources to strategies Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 02: The promotion of research and innovation in Austria: governance between management and autonomy Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 04: Open science, dark knowledge: science in an age of ignorance Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 05: Second machine age: learning machines – autonomous machines Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 06: From the lab to the plate – the vegan black pudding (Blunzengröstl) Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 07: Does industry 4.0 need education and training 4.0? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 08: Smart production and services Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 09: Conflict and cooperation in the era of digitisation Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 10: The Paris lifestyle – technologies and opportunities for climate protection Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 11: Conflict, cooperation – or both: how does innovation occur? Breakout
11:00 - 16:00 Breakout Session 12: The competition for resources as a driver of green technologies Breakout
16:30 - 17:30 China Manufacturing 2025: putting industrial policy ahead of market forces? Plenary

26.08.2017

07:00 - 08:30 Managing complex systems Plenary
08:50 - 10:15 The second quantum revolution? Plenary
10:15 - 11:00 Gravitational waves Plenary
11:00 - 12:00 Snack Reception Social