The iKnow Conference took place from the 11th to 12th of October 2017 in Graz, Austria. Within the 2nd International SAMI 4.0 Workshop concentrating on Science, Application and Methods in Industry 4.0, the FACTS4WORKERS Project was presented. The presentation was held by Norah Neuhuber, researcher in the field of Smart Production & Human-Centered Solutions at Virtual Vehicle. About 25 participants, coming from various fields of profession, attended the workshop. The workshop concluded with a panel discussion on the overarching Industry 4.0 challenges and future impacts. A lively discussion about the social impacts of future developments emerged, where especially the reduction of the workforce due to the increased introduction of automation and the change of the workplace in general were central topics.

17. October 2017

FACTS4WORKERS was presented in the 2nd International SAMI40 workshop at the iKnow Conference

The iKnow Conference took place from the 11th to 12th of October 2017 in Graz, Austria. Within the 2nd International SAMI 4.0 Workshop concentrating on Science, […]
4. August 2017

Results and insights from our project at the workshop on the Mensch und Computer 2017 conference (MuC17)

The Mensch und Computer 2017 (MuC17), the largest annual German-speaking conference for Human-Computer/Machine-Interaction, will take place in Regensburg from 10 to 13 September. FACTS4WORKERS has the […]
28. July 2017

The FACTS4WORKERS use cases on the website

After our prototype was rolled out at the facilities of our industry partners, we can now present the results to date of our project on our […]
6. April 2017

Participative Knowledge Management to Empower Manufacturing Workers

The work in the context of FACTS4WORKERS at one of our industrial partners has been scientifically exploited. Gianni Campatelli (Universit√† degli Studi di Firenze, Italy), Alexander […]