CeMAT showcase at Hannover Messe 2017
Published: 19 April 2017 - Neil Mead
“Logistics 4.0 Meets Industry 4.0” – that is the slogan under which specialists will be appearing from 24 to 28 April at HANNOVER MESSE 2017 offering talks, presentations and panel discussions highlighting the role of intralogistics in the industrial supply chain. The companies offering presentations will include major industry players like Bosch Connected, BVL, Fraunhofer IML, Grenzebach, IBM, INFORM, Jungheinrich, Microsoft, SALT, SAP, SSI Schäfer, STILL and TEAM.
On Tuesday, 24 April, the spotlight will be on trends and innovations in timeslots hosted by the German Logistics Association (BVL) and the Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML). Prof. Thomas Wimmer, President of BVL, will unveil a new BVL study covering the latest trends and strategies in logistics and supply chain management. The keynote speech by Prof. Michael ten Hompel, Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML), will provide an overview of the latest status of research and development. He will moreover delve into the question of which new technologies are coming online in the near future and how people and machines can work together in a future “socially networked industry”.
A highlight on Wednesday (26 April 2017) will consist of the “CEO Talk”, featuring Dr. Henry Puhl, CEO of STILL GmbH, Dr. Klaus-Dieter Rosenbach, Management Board Member at Jungheinrich AG, Johann Soder, General Manager for Technology at SEW Eurodrive, and Frederik Brantner, Managing Director and founder of Magazino GmbH. Key discussion points will include future scenarios for production logistics, including the role of intralogistics.
From Monday (24 April) through Thursday (27 April), the forum will feature over 20 big-name enterprises from the intralogistics sector, offering presentations on solutions, concepts and examples from the field covering a wide range of logistics applications.
You’ll find the complete program of the CeMAT pavilion forum in P32 online at http://www.hannovermesse.de/event/forum-logistics-4.0-meets-industrie-4.0/FOR/77874.