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That's how CONNECT 2023 was

CONNECT 2023 - A great success!

We are thrilled to announce that this year's event witnessed a staggering attendance of over 1,700 online participants world wide, setting a new record. The event offered a variety of inspiring content, innovative ideas and valuable insights into the world of automation technology.

Speakers from companies such as Bosch, Arla Foods, Thyssenkrupp AG and others again provided valuable practical insights and shared their expertise.

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CONNECT Speakers

The world of automated production is on the move and this year's CONNECT speakers have highlighted essential aspects of this great dynamic.


Stefan Will

Navigating Complexity and Uncertainty in Industry: The Imperative of Agile Automation

Stefan Jesse, Co-CEOs, AUVESY-MDT
Will Draper, President of the Americas, AUVESY-MDT

Mitigating Risk of Production Downtimes in thyssenkrupp Presta AG's Just-in-Time Supply Chain

Benjamin Kleine, Projektmanager Manufacturing Digitalization, Thyssenkrupp Presta AG

Michael Grollmus

No industrial security without asset management

Michael Grollmus, CEO, Grollmus GmbH

Standardization like at BOSCH – Improvement of automated processes across several BOSCH sites

Oliver Müller, Responsible Senior manager for the B4M service at Bosch

Shawn Tierney

The Evolution of Programmable Controllers

Shawn Tierney, Technology Enthusiast

Bauernhansl Fraunhofer Institut

Sustainability, Productivity and Resilience in Manufacturing - Data Governance as the Key to Automation Success

Prof. Dr. Thomas Bauernhansl, Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA

New Reporting functions in octoplant- Complete transparency over all sites and production assets

Dr. Jonas Kalb, Head of Product, AUVESY-MDT

Eric Veedfald Jensen

Switching to octoplant: A Logical Step for Arla Foods to Safeguard Automation Devices

Erik Veedfald Jensen, Lead Release Train Architect, Arla Foods