Big data, artificial intelligence (AI), Industry 4.0—these terms are thrown around by technologists today, conjuring dystopian images of dark silos of personal data on file, endless automation, and robots running our factories.
But what is Industry 4.0? Why is it important? Will Industry 4.0 cut jobs or create them? BusinessBecause caught up with Professor Tobias Meisen, head of the Institute of Information Management in Mechanical Engineering (IMA) at Germany’s RWTH Aachen University, who leads a host of new professional courses on Industry 4.0, to find out more.
Author: Marco De Novellis