International Conference


On 2015 Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications (ITL) together with the German Embassy in Tallinn, Estonian Electronics Industries Association and Enterprise Estonia organised a conference to discuss opportunities within Industry 4.0 framework, to bring together Estonian, Nordic and German ICT and manufacturing companies and to lay groundwork for efficient value chains in the future. In 2017 the event will take place in co-operation with international MANUFUTURE 2017 conference. Please follow link for more info.


  • Raising awareness about Industry 4.0 and creating higher industrial efficiency
  • Further enhance the vision of collaboration possibilities and benefits within Industry 4.0 framework
  • Presenting practical case studies from ICT and manufacturing


Target group

  • Executives of Estonian, Nordic and German manufacturing companies
  • Executives of Estonian, Nordic and German ICT companies
  • Governmental decision makers, business opinion leaders and academics

Organisers & Partners

Summary 2016


Summary 2015

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Alar Jõeste Estonian X-Road architecture – how to use it in the industry?
Prof. Dr. André Ludwig Logistics providers integrating the networked industry 4.0
Daniel AJ. Huber Industrie 4.0 – possible usage cases in the process industry
Fabian Quint Best practises in utilizing Industry 4.0 principles
Jaan Puusaag ICT-related challenges in Estonian industry based on a Wolf Group experience
Janne Peisa 5G and industrial internet
Lauri Ilison How to use big data in Industry 4.0 implementation
Matthew Johnson Industrial Internet Security – IoT and M2M
Petri Kuosmanen How to prepare the people to support Industry 4.0 implementation?
Dr.-Ing. Rainer Kallenbach The Internet of Things: Connected Smart Products – Connected Manufacturing
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reiner Anderl What is Industrie 4.0 and how will it create the new growth?