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Network event “Best Practices Digitalization and Artificial Intelligence for SMEs”

We cordially invite you to attend our conference “Best Practices: Digitalization and Artificial Intelligence for SMEs”! Gain inspiration through concrete examples and learn how you can profitably implement viable AI and digitalization projects in your company.

The Lars and Christian Engel Foundation (LUCE) and fortiss, organizers of the event in cooperation with BHS Corrugated Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH, Überbetriebliches Bildungszentrum in Ostbayern gemeinnützige GmbH (ÜZBO) and Institut für systemisches Management und Organisation ISMO GmbH, will introduce their organizations as initial points of contact and help you identify the need for action, regardless of how far your company has progressed with its digitalization efforts. Results from the European HumaneAI project, which aims to develop AI technologies that are beneficial to people and society and consistent with European ethical values and social, cultural, legal and political norms, will also be presented at the event.

You will also benefit from contact with other small-to-medium enterprises and enjoy the opportunity to network and share ideas and experiences.The event will be held in hybrid format. There are still places available for online participation.


October 13, 2021
1:00 pm to 6:30 pm



Hybrid format
future lab
Paul-Engel-Straße 1
92729 Weiherhammer






Free of charge

Target groups

Managing directors, decision makers and managers



1:00 pm | Guided tour BHS/ LUCE: optional
2:00 pm | Welcome
2:15 pm | Keynote with Frank Rieger (speaker of the Chaos Computer Club)
3:00 pm | Human AI - presentation of the project
3:15 pm | Break (with theme tables)
3:30 pm | Pavilion Sessions 1
                Digitisation in production
4:00 pm | Break (with theme tables)
4:15 pm | Pavilion Sessions 2
                With Design Thinking to the AI/digitisation roadmap
4:45 pm | Break (with theme tables)
5:00 pm | Pavilion Sessions 3
                Process digitisation and workflow
5:30 pm | Farewell and outlook
5:45 pm | Get together

Registration online

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Dr. Wolfgang Köhler

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Dr. Wolfgang Köhler

+49 89 3603522 172