fortiss Mittelstand

Best Practice Digitization and Artificial Intelligence for SMEs #2

The organizers Lars and Christian Engel Foundation (LUCE), fortiss and the Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden (OTH) present themselves as a contact point to identify the need for action, no matter how far digitization has come in your company. Results from existing AI research projects and digitization solutions from the development and research environment will be presented.

You will also get to know the new Bavarian Center for Software Innovation: Its partners OTH Amberg-Weiden, TH Ingolstadt and fortiss GmbH will present current trends in software development and AI that you can use for your own benefit.

Benefit from networking with other SMEs and share your experiences!

Online registration

Would you like to learn how you can take advantage of AI technology? Click on the following link to register.

Best Practice Digitization and Artificial Intelligence for SMEs #2


19.10.2023, 14:00 - 18:00 h


Future Lab
Paul-Engel-Straße 1
92729 Weiherhammer




Free of charge

The program at a glance

14:00 h | Welcome

  • Prof. Dr. Erich Bauer (Chairman of the Board LUCE Foundation)
  • Prof. Dr. med. Clemens Bulitta (President OTH Amberg-Weiden)
  • Prof. Dr. Alexander Pretschner (fortiss)

14:15 h | Introduction

  • Prof. Dr. Alexander Pretschner

14:30 h | Intuitive programming of robots

  • Alexander Perzylo (fortiss)

14:45 h | Break with thematic discussions

15:15 h | Presentation: Project KoRiFe

  • Prof. Dr. Christian Schieder (OTH Amberg-Weiden)
  • Prof. Ulrich Müller (OTH Amberg-Weiden)

15:30 h | Guided tour to Riffelwalzenfertigung

16:15 h | Break with thematic discussions

16:45 h | Presentation: Innovation and Competence Center Artificial Intelligence IKKI at the OTH Amberg-Weiden

  • Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schäfer (OTH Amberg-Weiden)

17:05 h | Artificial Visual Intelligence at the OTH Amberg-Weiden

  • Prof. Dr. Tatyana Ivanovska (OTH Amberg-Weiden)

17:25 h | Setup of a Digital Model Factory at the OTH Amberg-Weiden

  • Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Schmidt (OTH Amberg-Weiden)
  • Prof. Dr. Matthias Wenk (OTH Amberg-Weiden)

17:45 h | Virtual Reality trainings

  • Florian Waldeck (LUCE Foundation)

18:00 h | Get together

Dr. Wolfgang Köhler

Your contact

Dr. Wolfgang Köhler

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