Pilot case TALTECH: Digital manufacturing

Under the framework of the TEFFIC project the pilot Digital Manufacturing was executed at TALTECH. The course is tought in the educational program of Integrated Engineering (BSc level). The aim of the course was to develop the knowledge and skills for the applications of digital manufacturing principles that can be useful for the enterprises. There…

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Pilot 1: Aalborg University

The dawn of Industry 4.0 has significantly affected the way companies design their manufacturing and business proposition. We are seeing shorter and shorter product innovation cycles with ever greater product variety. Conditions, which has led companies to seeking more flexible production systems able to accommodate both multiple product variants and even multiple product generations without…

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Discover how the framework of the TEFFIC project is used in real life.

An interview with Lasse Christiansen, lecturer within the department Design and technology, University College of Northern Denmark. What was the purpose of running pilots? The pilots served as an experiment, where we test our developed educational framework and training material. The goal was to test whether the students learned what we intended in an engaging…

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Pilot case University of Flensburg: Authentic Task Design For The 4.0-Mindset of TVET-Teachers

The Institute of Vocational Education, Work and Technology (short: biat; Berufsbildungsinstitut Arbeit und Technik of the Europa-Universität Flensburg) was not hit that hard by the pandemic situation than other educational institutions in Germany. The infrastructure of decentral e-learning via Cisco-Webex and the online transfer-tool of Moodle was already in use, and known to lecturers and…

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TEFFIC update at Aalborg University (AAU) – How it prepared us for the lockdown

As part of the TEFFIC project, AAU has singled out 4 pilot cases (A project-based module, and three course modules). Each module is offered once a year, meaning only two cases are active in the Spring semester. About one-third through the semester, the developing Covid-19 situation enforced a lockdown across Denmark, meaning students and staff…

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Flexible Manufacturing System and Robotics Demo Center at TALTECH

In context of the TEFFIC project, Tallinn University of Technology created a pilot called ‘Digital Manufacturing’ in conjunction with Industry 4.0. At the university, there is a demo center based lab which will be used for the pilot. The center is about Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS) and robotics. In the pilot ‘Digital manufacturing’ it will…

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Pilot virtual product development at the University College of Northern Denmark

Next year, the TEFFIC partners will start our pilot projects of educational activities, which will enhance our educational programmes within the field of Industry 4.0. At University College of Northern Denmark (UCN), we will do a pilot project regarding virtual product development, and how students with different professional backgrounds can gain interdisciplinary competences and personal…

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Fagskolen Tinius Olsen open the largest Industry 4.0 training plant in Europe

On May the 7th opened the new training laboratory in Kongsberg, Norway. The hometown for the renown Kongsberg group of companies. Fagskolen Tinius Olsen is a college for higher vocational education and has a long-standing cooperation with the Kongsberg Group. – We aim for the same standard as our industrial partner – world class! Nothing…

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Thomas More at MindSphere World Belgium kickoff event

Thomas More campus De Nayer was proudly represented as an acedemic partner at the Mindsphere World Belgium kickoff event during the indumation fair. With the staggering rate of development of the IoT, it promises to become the driving force behind growth and productivity over the next decade. Your organization can also score better by investing…

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