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Digitalization and Industry 4.0 - Session 2

Technology development and digitalization create enormous opportunities for your company to increase customer value by streamlining processes, increasing quality, creating new revenue streams, and reducing production costs. But the challenges are significant. Digitalization of business requires a systematical approach, changes in leadership style, and a completely new mind-set in the production chain. The training program “Digitalization and Industry 4.0” is structured as a step-by-step-process in order to support companies of all sizes in their development.

"Digitalization and Industry 4.0" is a training program that goes in-depth, divided into three courses, followed by an online test and a case study:

  1. Basic concepts of the digitalized industry
  2. Advanced concepts of the digitalized industry 
  3. The digital factory

The training program is practically oriented. It provides concrete concepts, techniques, strategies and examples of implemented projects. Each course ends with a brief test.

What makes this training program unique?

  • Systematic approach to Industry 4.0 provides a deeper understanding of the concept
  • Hands-on
  • Designed for small and medium-sized enterprises
  • Technological and strategic issues
  • Interdisciplinary perspective
  • Cross-sector perspective

Goal and purpose

”Digitalization and Industry 4.0” is a unique training program from Germany with focus on sustainability, competence and innovation ability. In cooperation with German Innovation Centre for Industry 4.0 and RISE arrange a training program that supports development of production that is smart, flexible and resource efficient, thereby also contributing to the attractiveness of the company as a work place.

Globalization makes companies meet competitors in a completely different way than before. The training program provides you with insight into challenges and opportunities of digitalization, and lays a foundation for strategic decisions. Simultaneously, concrete and operative questions as well as pragmatic solutions are in focus. Training sessions are designed so that you, if you so wish, can use your own cases as a starting point.

Target audience

The training program is aimed at decision makers and employees at companies that want to gain insight into the challenges and opportunities that the new industrial revolution creates.


Course 2 requires Course 1 as prior knowledge.


Philipp Ramin, vice president of Münchner Kreis and founder of German Innovation Centre for Industry 4.0. Philipp is also the initiator of the first Open Web Platform for Industry 4.0 (

Selected lecturers from RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden.



Course 2 – Advanced concepts of the digitalized industry

  • Wrap-Up course 1 and theory test
  • Quality management 4.0
  • Maintenance 4.0 
  • Aftersales services 4.0
  • Business analytics and data mining
  • Ecosystems 4.0
  • Horizontal and vertical integration II
  • Robotics 4.0
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Employment and workplace 4.0

Other info

The training program is held in a mix of Swedish and English.

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Practical information


11 nov 2019 - 12 nov 2019


Göteborgs stad


RISE, Frans Perssons väg 6, Göteborg

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Food and lodging

Lunch and coffee included

Type of event


Registration info


9 500 SEK excluding VAT

Final registration date

29 okt 2018

Booking terms

Terms and conditions for registration

We reserve the right to postpone or cancel an already announced event in case of a small number of participants. In that case you will be informed immediately.

Unless otherwise stated the following terms and conditions for registration apply:

Participant cancellations made more than 21 days before course commencement will not incur cancellation charges. Cancellations within 0 to 7 days of course commencement will incur a 100% cancellation fee, between 8 and 14 days will incur a 50% cancellation fee. In case of absence, a substitute delegate may take your place.

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Linnea Svenman Wiker


Linnea Svenman Wiker


+46 10 228 44 15

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