Manufacturing Forum: Industry 4.0 Australian-German Partnerships

Discover the future of manufacturing and learn how to give your business the competitive edge through this series of industry focussed forums.


The Manufacturing Futures Research Institute at Swinburne is proud to host industry leaders and partners from Germany, Dr Dominik Rohrmus and Prof Frithjof Klasen, at our inaugural forum focussed on the latest exciting developments and challenges in Industry 4.0.

At this forum you will hear from the Manufacturing Futures Research Institute team, who will provide you with an overview of the exciting research taking place at Swinburne in the areas of:

  • Digital Design
  • Intelligent Robotics
  • Next Generation Materials
  • Resilient Processes

Prof Frithjof Klasen, Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Germany, will update you on the current trends in communication technology (e.g. PROFINET, OPC UA, TSN, 5G) with applications and experience from industrial projects.

Dr Dominik Rohrmus, Siemens AG, Germany, will follow with an overview of the Industry 4.0 Testlab network in Germany and 5G activities in Europe.


Join us in the conversation over German beer and refreshments!

Register by clicking HERE or visiting the Event Link


Friday 28 February 2020


3:30pm - 5:30pm

Event Types

Free Event,
Public/Open Event,