9-10 November 2020
Europe/Berlin timezone
Registration is now open! // SCAP2020 will be held as a fully virtual conference

Scientific Topics

  • Session 1: Next Generation Automotive Production

    Robotics & Automation

    The session focuses on new concepts for automotive production systems encountering the demands of volatile markets and further increasing product variants. The session also considers new approaches for optimized assembly planning and production control as well as the introduction of new vehicle concepts.

  • Session 2: Data Management & Interoperability

    Reconfiguration and Control

    This session addresses product management for connected industries combining technologies of product and production domain, new concepts for wireless communication as well as semantic technologies for data interoperability. The session ends with the introduction and outlook into the all new assembly administration shell concept implemented at ARENA2036.

  • Session 3: Manufacturing Technlogies

    Data-driven Production

    The sessions focuses on manufacturing technologies, such as joining technologies e.g. the appropriate use of laser in manufacturing, additive manufacturing and composite materials.

  • Session 4: Logistic Concepts and Enabling Technologies

    Sustainability-driven Production

    The session discusses logistics concepts for matrix structured production systems, also looking into AGV technologies as well as supply chain management in battery production. The session terminates with an outlook into safety considerations for collaboration between human and machine.

  • Session 5: Sustainability & Energy Efficiency in Production

    Production Technologies

    The session highlights new concepts for smart energy storage and management in production also considering new approaches for sustainable production equipment strategies. The session terminates taking an outlook into business model innovations within automotive manufacturing.

  • Session 6: Body in White & Painting

    The session addresses current research into metal forming, bonding and painting also considering fully flexible body-in-white production concepts to encounter volatile market demands. The session ends looking into cleanliness technologies for battery production systems.

  • Session 7: Smart Systems & Services in Manufacturing

    The session takes a look into current research for deep-learning in production, the appropriate use of wearables, predictive maintenance and digital twin technologies.

  • Session 8: Robotics in Automotive Manufacturing

    The session considers new concepts for robotic tooling, smart gripping of unsorted parts, the appropriate use of vision technologies within robotics applications and robotics safety.