Theme week on automation and robotics

The virtual theme week on “Automation and Robotics – Requirements, Opportunities and Challenges” is organized by the university association TRIO – Transfer und Innovation Ostbayern (Transfer and Innovation in East Bavaria) together with the three East Bavarian BayernLabs Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Nabburg and Vilshofen an der Donau.


  • New Automation Potentials through Multi-Sensorial and Self-Learning Robots, Prof. Dr. Thomas Schlegl (OTH Regensburg – East Bavarian Technical University of Applied Sciences in Regensburg) & Managing Director Konstantin Springs (Ingenieurbüro Springs GmbH, Regensburg – Engineering Office Springs Ltd., Regensburg)
  • Analysis of the Limits of Automation in Production, Prof. Dr. Alena Otto (Universität Passau – University of Passau)
  • Is digitization leading to a new kind of technological unemployment?, Prof. Dr. Dr. Joachim Möller (Universität Regensburg – University of Regensburg)
  • Tomorrow’s Industrial Robots: Requirements of Digitization, Prof. Dr. Jörg Mareczek (HAW Landshut – Landshut University of Applied Sciences) & Geschäftsführer Norbert Krach (robotized rm systems GmbH, Schwabach)
  • Digital Working World: Industry 4.0, Gig Work, New Work, Prof. Dr. Thomas Bartscher (TH Deggendorf –
    Deggendorf Institute of Technology)

Monday, 11-08-2021, 06:00 p.m. – Friday, 11-12-2021, 07:00 p.m., virtual event

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This is an event of the three East Bavarian BayernLabs and the university association TRIO.