Topics and trends from materials handling technology and logistics 4.0 will be discussed at the 27th German Material Flow Congress in Munich at the beginning of March 2018.
The focus is on solutions for online commerce, the use of IT in logistics and supply chain, cloud solutions, digital business models and mobile robots in networked intralogistics.
Manufacturers and users, planners and consultants as well as research institutes and universities meet there to discuss practical applications.
agiplan supports the congress
As a member of the technical committee, agiplan supports the congress organisation and takes over parts of the moderation, this year threefold:
1st opening: An industry in motion!
The opening sequence of the congress is led by agiplan managing director Dr. Christian Jacobi under the motto "An industry in motion". For impulse lectures we could win the following speakers:
Dr. Ralf Garlichs, Executive Vice President Head of Products & Technology, Interroll Holding GmbH, Wermelskirchen
Philipp Hahn-Woernle, CEO viastore SYSTEMS GmbH, Stuttgart
Jan Vercammen, Managing Director for Central Europe, DEMATIC, Heusenstamm
Sequence 2: Innovative ideas: From research to own start-up
In the sequence: Start-ups: Innovative ideas. From research to start-up, it is all about motion mining in practice. To this end, not only the Motion Mining technology for automatic process analysis of manual processes will be presented, but also success stories and setbacks will be presented.
3rd VDI Conference on Agile Production Supply Systems
Also represented at the congress is Dr. Jürgen Bischoff, Member of the Management Board at agiplan. He heads the VDI conference "Agile Production Supply Systems", which will take place parallel to the congress.