Autonomous 2023

Transforming manufacturing through AI

June 20, 2023 | Munich

Join us at Autonomous 2023 in Munich on June 20th, 2023 for a full day of keynotes, industry panels and live experiences from the brightest AI experts and people with first-hand knowledge.

The first hands-on summit around AI in manufacturing

You’ve probably heard all the buzz around artificial intelligence (AI) and how it’s disrupting manufacturing, but do you know how it can impact your business? Have you heard of any real-life success stories? Do you know where to start?

Join Autonomous 2023, the first hands-on industry summit for manufacturing on AI. You will leave inspired and empowered to steer your company towards the autonomous factory of the future.

Learn from senior leaders who are already transforming production through AI
Connect with peers and exchange ideas and learnings
Try the latest technology
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Learn from the brightest AI experts in the industry

Autonomous 2023 is bringing on stage AI champions with first-hand experience. People that have the same challenges you are facing. Discover how they tackled those challenges and what impact it had on their production processes.
Greg Fallon


Greg Fallon

Greg, Geminus’ CEO and board member, is passionate about solving the world’s most complex problems, faster. A lifelong nerd and seasoned executive, Greg has led some of the most innovative product initiatives at Ansys and Autodesk in the industrial software world over the last 25+ years.

Ben Schrauwen


Ben Schrauwen

Ben is the CEO and Co-founder of Oqton. Before founding Oqton, he was Product Development Director at Autodesk and research professor in Machine Learning and Robotics at Belgium’s Ghent University.

Dr. Roman Hänggi


Prof. Dr. Roman Hänggi

Roman is a Professor of Production Management at University of Applied Science OST in St. Gallen and Rapperswil and Head of the DigitalLab@OST. He is a leading voice for industrial automation and digitization.

Connect with your peers

Meet senior manufacturing leaders from various industries like automotive, aerospace, healthcare and energy and learn how AI helps their organizations automate and optimize production.

Try the latest technology

Join the interactive live experiences from players that are revolutionizing the manufacturing industry and learn what AI means to them and what role AI plays in their vision of the autonomous factory.

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08:00 Welcome coffee
09:00 Opening word
Mark Forth, GM at Oqton
09:10 5 key AI trends in manufacturing
Ben Schrauwen, CEO at Oqton
09:30 Accelerating the Path to Autonomy
Greg Fallon, CEO at
10:00AI for autonomous supply chains
Dr. Wolfgang Hackenberg, CEO at SYNAOS
10:30 Networking break
11:00Autonomous factory in automotive
Andreas Lehe, Head of Strategic Planning at AUDI AG
11:30Panel discussion: How to integrate AI at scale in automotive
André Ziemke & Thomas Stöckel, Nextlap
12:15 How AI is changing the healthcare industry
12:45 Lunch - Networking - Interactive live experiences
14:30Inspection 4.0 – Learnings from Additive and Batteries
Paul Perera, Strategy and Technology Director at Baker Hughes, Waygate Technologies
Martin Taupitz, Global Key Accounts Director at Baker Hughes, Waygate Technologies
15:00Implementation of Machine Learning & Data Analytics for the factory of tomorrow
Prof. Dr. Roman Hänggi, Professor Production Management at FHO Ost
15:30 Panel discussion: How AI is changing industrial AM
Juan Carlos Flores & Faisal Iqbal, Baker Hughes
16:15 AI: How it factors into Industry 4.0
16:45Closing word
Mark Forth, GM at Oqton
17:00 Networking drink

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Until December 31, 2022



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Meet our partners

Our partners have been leading the way in the domain of AI. Make sure to catch up with them and explore what AI can do for you business.

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