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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 Introduction
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 Chair
Professor and Head, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology, Graz Coordination

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

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

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

    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

    1998 United Nations, New York
    1999 Wuppertal Institute for Energy & Ecology
    since 2000 Strategy consultant, PwC Strategy& (former Booz & Company)
    since 2000 Member, European Retail & Consumer Industry Team
    since 2010 Partner at PwC Strategy&
    since 2016 Managing Director, PwC Strategy& Austria

    DI (FH) Sandra LAMM

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

    2000-2004 Urban Technologies, Joanneum University for Applied Science, Kapfenberg
    2005-2012 Senior Product Engineer, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben/Vienna
    2012-2015 Specialist Global Quotation Systems, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben/Vienna
    2015-2017 Project Manager Manufacturing, Business Process Excellence Team, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben/Vienna
    since 2017 Innovation and Funding Management, R&D department, AT&S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG, Leoben/Vienna

    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

    1995-1996 Vice Manufacturing Manager; Head of Galenical Development, Plantorgan (Sanofi-Winthrop), Bad Zwischenahn
    1995-1996 Project Manager Manufacturing Transfer, Sanofi Winthrop, Munich
    1996-1997 Manager Licensing, Asta Medica, Frankfurt
    1997-2004 Business Development Manager, Capsugel, Bornem
    since 2014 Director Pharmaceutical Development, Capsugel, Bornem
    since 2014 Professor, Patient centric Drug Product Development and Manufacturing, Graz University of Technology, Graz

    Dipl.-Ing. Hermann STOCKINGER

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

    2011 Studies, Energy Engineering and Business, University of Warwick, Coventry
    2011-2013 Assistant, Institute of Mechanics, Graz University of Technology
    2013-2014 Mechanical Engineering and International Business, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico
    2012-2013 Project Engineer, Virtual Vehicle Research Center, Graz
    2015 Electrified Vehicles' Performance & CO2, BMW Group, Munich
    since 2015 Founder and Chief Executive Officer, easE-Link GmbH, Graz

    Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Wolfgang ZITZ

    Vice President, Contract Manufacturing, MAGNA STEYR, Graz

    1992 Dissertation
    1992 Technical assistant, Magna Steyr, Graz
    1994 Center Manager, Magna Steyr, Graz
    1998 Head, Paint Shop, Magna Steyr, Graz
    2002 General Manager, Paint Shop, Magna Steyr, Graz
    2008 General Manager, Painted Body (paint shop and BiW), Magna Steyr, Graz
    2011 Director, Strategy, Efficiency and Innovation, Magna Steyr production areas worldwide
    since 2012 Vice President, Contract Manufacturing

    Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Rudolf PICHLER

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

    1999-2004 Production Manager, Tridonic Atco GmbH & CoKG, Fürstenfeld
    2005-2007 Plant Manager, Assmann Ladenbau Leibnitz GmbH, Leibnitz
    2007-2011 Managing Director, Service Center Bochum GmbH, Bochum
    2011-2013 Operations Manager, STATEC BINDER GmbH, Gleisdorf
    2013-2015 International Production Coordinator, Siemens AG Österreich, Graz
    2013-2015 Lector, University of Applied Sciences FH Joanneum, Graz
    since 2015 Professor, Advanced Manufacturing, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology

    Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Franz HAAS

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

    1997-2007 Lecturer, UAS Campus 02 and UAS Joanneum, Graz
    since 1996 General manager and owner, Franz Haas GmbH, Mechanical Engineering, Stainz
    2007-2013 Professor; Head of department, Mechanical Engineering, Degree Programme Automation Technology, University of Applied Sciences Graz
    since 2013 Head, Institute of Production Engineering, Graz University of Technology
    since 2016 Deputy Head, Mobility & Production, Graz University of Technology

    Technology Symposium

    show timetable

    24.08.2017

    09:00 - 09:45#ART TEC: Interfaces between art, technology, and scienceCulture
    10:00 - 11:00Opening of exhibitions – Tec-Xperience RoomPartner
    11:00 - 11:10OpeningPlenary
    11:10 - 12:15RTI TalkPlenary
    12:15 - 13:45The robots are coming. Be (not) afraid!Plenary
    14:15 - 15:45New materials and autonomous systemsPlenary
    18:15 - 19:15Tickets to Berlin: Falling Walls Lab Austria and Summer School on EntrepreneurshipPlenary
    19:15 - 21:00Career LoungePlenary
    19:30 - 21:30Evening ReceptionSocial

    25.08.2017

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

    26.08.2017

    07:00 - 08:30Managing complex systemsPlenary
    08:50 - 10:15The second quantum revolution?Plenary
    10:15 - 11:00Gravitational wavesPlenary
    11:00 - 12:00Snack ReceptionSocial