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, […]
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 (Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy), Alexander […]
21. January 2016

Evaluating HCI Technologies readiness for being used on the shop-floor

One of the dimensions of the Industry 4.0 vision is the focus on role of the worker on the shop floor. It is also one of […]
1. December 2015

Taxonomy of HCI technologies

On the road to the realization of the Industry 4.0 vision there are going to coexist technologies that were available ten (and even more) years ago […]