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 […]
24. April 2017

Call for Paper: Workshop „Smart Factories: Mitarbeiter-zentrierte Informationssysteme für die Zusammenarbeit der Zukunft“

As in the past years, the EU project FACTS4WORKERS is hosting a workshop titled “Smart Factories: User-centred information systems for future collaboration” (in German origin: “Smart […]
20. August 2015

FACTS4WORKERS talk at the ICPR Conference

The International Conference of Production Research (ICPR) took place from the 2nd to the 6th August in Manila, Philippines. About 280 participants from all over the world were […]