IssueN° 05 / 2021
Topics in this issue: digitalization and e-mobility—meeting new demands
Our key themes in this issue
“Culture Is the Foundation of Everything”
Bernd Herrmann, member of the Central Managing Board of the Würth Group, on the opportunities offered by digital transformation.
“If You Have Data, You Have Access to Resources”
Heiner Honold, CEO of the Honold Logistik Gruppe, and Tobias Katai, Head of Business Development at Honold Contract Logistik, on the future of logistics
E-Mobility: The Supply Chain Challenge of the Century
Why suppliers need to rethink their strategies now – insights from Ingenics experts Andreas Heinzelmann and Andreas Grundnig.
The following articles may also be part of this issue
“Orchestrating Different Disciplines”
How to effectively connect strategies, processes, people, and technologies. An interview with Stefan Flicke and Oliver Schmidt, Ingenics AG.
Consolidating Digitization Efforts”
André Frankenberg, Digital Transformation Officer at SEW Eurodrive GmbH & Co. KG, on process optimization and the harmonization of system landscapes.
Guiding Data Streams in the RightDirection
Use case: factory floor connectivity.
“Understanding Datasets to Obtain the Right Output”
Interview with Jimmy Nassif, CTO IDEALworks.
Three Misconceptions About Predictive Maintenance
Use Case Predictive Maintenance.
“Making the Unpredictable Predictable”
Interview with Johannes Lindner, Director Engineering at Coherent Munich, and Josef Pfaffinger, software manager at Coherent Munich.
Ideal Delivery Costs at the Touch of a Button
Use case: active supply chain modeling.
Identifying Optimizations and Minimizing Delivery Costs
Interview with Patrick DeKold, Ingenics Corporation USA.
Accelerating the Speed of a Digital Transformation
A commentary on the mini-factory approach by Oliver Schmidt, partner and Director Business Unit, Ingenics AG.
What leading from a distance means for decision-makers.
Hype or Hope?
Experts evaluate the latest developments in the field of digital leadership.
“Conducting Is Never a One-Way Street”
Christian Gansch, conductor of world-class international orchestras and renowned speaker, on leadership and change.
“E-Mobility Needs to Be Viewed More Broadly”
Christof Bönsch, CEO of the FRIMO Group, on the consequences of e-mobility for automotive suppliers.
Batteries From Electric Cars – The Unsolved Recycling Challenge
A guest article by Christian Kürpick, lithiumion battery disposal project lead, RETRON.