Successful 12th Productivity Congress "FIT" 2015

Big Interest in Smart Manufacturing at the FIT 2015 in Ludwigsburg, Germany

  • Top-Manager from 5 Big Multinational Corporations present to 200 attendees 
  • Increased Productivity, Efficiency and Change Management processes take Focus
  • Users share Best-Practice and report: FORCAM FORCE™ exeeds Expectations

Ravensburg September 2015 - Increasing productivity and competitiveness to secure jobs in manufacturing was the central theme at the Productivity Congress FIT on September 29, 2015 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. With special invitation of the IT and consulting company FORCAM Top Managers from global companies like BORGWARNER, BUHLER AG, GRAMMER AG, MANN + HUMMEL, National Oilwell Varco (USA) and CSC their presented their best-practice strategies for modern Shop Floor Management. Renowned scientists like Prof. Dr.-Ing. Birgit Vogel-Häuser (Germany), Prof. Dr. Jay Lee (USA), Prof. Dr.-Ing. Volker Groom (Germany) and Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c (mult.) Engelbert Westkämper discussed the latest strategic and technological approaches in German Industrie 4.0.

The FIT 2015 was already the twelfth event of its kind. Practitioners from manufacturing companies shared their expertize and experience in Smart Manufacturing. Franz E. Gruber thanked all customers, business partners and team colleagues for a successful Congress.

"There is only good news in terms of smart manufacturing in Germany - we are moving forward."