SmartIC Robotics – a new robotics Digital Innovation Hub in Estonia

02/21/2017 12:30 to 02/21/2017 17:00 (Europe/Tallinn)

Workshop/roundtable agenda in the frame of the EU initiative I4MS (ICT Innovation for Manufacturing SMEs)

12.30 – 13.00 Welcome coffee and snacks

13.00 – 13.15 Opening by the Vice-Rector of Tallinn University of Technology, Prof. Renno Veinthal.

13.15 – 13.35 Introduction. Smart Industry Centre (SmartIC) in TTÜ, by Prof. Tauno Otto.

13.45 – 14.30 SmartIC Robotics hub in the frame of I4MS in cooperation with IMECC OÜ: The I4MS network, by Prof. Dr. Florentin Wörgötter, University of Göttingen. SmartIC Robotics in Estonia, by Kirke Maar, project expert. Overview of the survey of robotics among Estonian manufacturers, Tavo Kangru, PhD student at TTÜ.

14.30 – 15.00 Coffee break

15.00 – 15.30 Overview of the robotics case study “Norcar Ldt“ Martinš Sarkans, questions and discussion.

15.30 – 16.00 Overview of the robotics case study “IPTE Automation“ by Jaan Jeeberg, questions and discussion.

16.00 – 16.30 Overview of the robotics case study “ITT Group Ltd“ by Dr. Raivo Sell, discussion.

16.30 – 17.00 Roundtable discussion (moderated by Prof Jüri Riives and Prof. Tauno Otto): Main conclusions and future steps. How can the SmartIC Robotics hub help manufacturers? Questions and discussion. Closing of the work-shop.

17.00 – 18.00 Coffee and networking.

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