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The future of robotics and automation


The idea of robotics and an automated future conjures visions from dystopian cinema that casts equal parts fear and excitement. And while the reality is not quite this dramatic, automation is fast becoming a dream of the present.


More and more companies are now turning to robotic process automation, helping them to eliminate tedious tasks and allow employees to focus on higher value work. Ranging from subtle features in software applications to more obvious implementation, the process of automation allows businesses to streamline operations and complete simple, repetitive tasks while saving time.


With over 30 years of experience, HAHN Group helps companies successfully navigate the tsunami of technology and transform complex and labor-intensive production tasks by means of automation solutions and robotics.


Join us for a masterclass with Dr Martin Bleider and Fritz Peßler from HAHN Group, to discuss technical and business challenges of introducing digital solutions and find out how future technologies are able to reduce costs and improve efficiency, while giving a competitive advantage over rivals.



  • 6:00 – 6:10 PM: Factory Berlin Welcome
  • 6:10 – 6:20 PM: HAHN Group – Industrial Automation for Manufacturing in automotive, medical, plastics etc.
  • 6:20 – 6:40 PM: Challenges and use cases:
  1. Flexible Automation using collaborative robots
  2. Image processing for visual quality inspections
  3. Data analytics for performance improvements
  • 6:40 – 6:55 PM: Live Q&A
  • 6:55 – 7:00 PM: Closing remarks


About Hahn Group

The HAHN Group consists of a network of specialized companies for industrial automation and robot solutions. With its own production sites and over 30 years of experience, Hahn Group provides tailored made solutions and a comprehensive service in the fields of automotive technology, consumer goods, electronics and medical technology.


About Dr. Martin Bleider

As the Head of Consulting Services at Hahn Digital, Martin guides HAHN customers to implement value creating digital solutions in the fields of data analytics, remote services, and OT cyber security. Prior to that he worked for the Industrie 4.0 Maturity Center being responsible for establishing and maintaining the Industrie 4.0 Maturity Center’s relationships with partner companies and for building collaborations for the joint application of the Industrie 4.0 Maturity Index. Moreover, he was a project manager and a PhD student at FIR, the Institute for Industrial Management at RWTH Aachen University, focusing on the fields of digital transformation and information management.


About Fritz Peßler

Fritz is leading the operations at HAHN Digital and connects the internal and external stakeholders of HAHN Group to shape new business opportunities and create valuable products and services that can be used in the clients’ manufacturing environment.

Originating from the area of live entertainment, Fritz gained experience not only on the provider side, but also conducted large-scale projects as a customer in a variety of industries. He holds a master degree in Business Administration with a sidetrack of engineering from the University of Stuttgart and is keen to shape the next industrial revolution thinking outside of the box.



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June 26

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