Industry 4.0

Visegrad Fund – Workshop: V4 challenges in Industry 4.0


 2021. okt. 7. 9:00 → 17:00 t

Földszint-49./Ludovika Főépület - Zrínyi Miklós terem (Ludovika Főépület)

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Workshop with students of 4 V4 universities (Katowice, Mendel (Brno), Economics Uni. of Bratislava).

9.00 Welcome speech

9.10-10.30 guest lecturers:

                        Lukasz Mamica (Cracow University of Economics) – Digitalization and Industry 4.0

coffe break: 10.30-10.50

10.50-12.30 Workshop, 1st round: Case study* analysis in mixed teams

Lunch break: 12.30-13.30

13.30- 14.40 Workshop, 2nd round: role playing in Industry 4.0

coffe break 14.40-15.00

15.00-16.00 Workshop, 3rd round: hot potatoes of Industry 4.0


* The cases:

a. Transfer of accounting department of international firm from Katowice to Bangalore;
b. Moving the Nokia factory from Salo (Finland) to Budapest;
c. Complete automation of the VW plant in Bratislava;

d. Company Schaeffler is to build a new fully automated factory in Hungary (high risk of potential mass layoffs);

e. Automation and robotisation at TDK (preparing workers for working with robots);

f. Company Falco–Kronospan's new production line (6-7 workers per shifts merely in 5,000m2, biggest social problem is loneliness)

g. A Cluster company to advocate automation and robotisation investments in case of its SMEs that are refraining from such investments;