GoIng Digital – Digitalization in the Produk􀆟on learning factory as an example

Joint tutorial of three learning factories

Event type
Tutorials (master´s degree)
Contact person Joachim Groß M.Sc.
The tutorial takes place in the summer semester 2024 and is divided into three units at three different universities as well as a written exam
  • Information event for TU students: 15.04.2024, 13:30-15:00
  • Ruhr University Bochum: 24-26.04.2024
  • Technical University of Darmstadt: 15-17.05.2024
  • ESB Business School Reutlingen: 10-12.06.2024
  • Written exam: tbd
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Semester Summer semester
The number of participants is limited to 5 students. If you are interested, please first send an e-mail to As soon as you receive a positive response from the organizers by e-mail, you can register in TuCan.
  • Completed Bachelor's degree
  • Compulsory attendance on all dates
Please note
  • Travel and accommodation costs are covered
  • Examination: Presentation + written examination
Intention With Industry 4.0 as the future vision of the German production location, the question arises as to how existing production systems can be combined or further developed with new, digital possibilities. The skills and abilities in the area of evaluation, implementation and introduction of digitalized processes are of outstanding importance for companies. The changes can be experienced haptically through exercises in 3 different learning factories in Germany (Ruhr University Bochum, TU Darmstadt, Reutlingen University)
Main objectives Experience digitalization in production up close

Ruhr University Bochum: Assistance systems in production

Among other things:
  • Evaluation of assistance systems
  • Effects of assistance on employment
  • Augmented and virtual reality

Darmstadt University of Technology: Production and artificial intelligence

Among other things:
  • Recognizing waste
  • Value stream mapping 4.0
  • AI and its benefits in production

ESB Business School Reutlingen: Innovative intralogistics

Among other things:
  • Automation and digitalization in intralogistics
  • Analysis and optimization of the intralogistics system
  • Driverless transport systems
  • Human-robot collaboration