Industry 4.0 in Research and Development


Duration: November 2016 to October 2017


The aim of the consortium benchmark "Industry 4.0 in R&D" was to identify, understand and benefit from successful and field-tested industry 4.0 solutions in the field of innovation management. Concepts, methods and procedures of successful practice companies were identified in order to find out where the challenges lie in R&D and how successful companies master them.

Subject Areas

  • optimizing the products
  • creation of new products
  • enabling development
  • integrating the customer