DFG Project WisoTex4.0: First Meeting with Industry and Research Partners

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(Chemnitz) From June 27 to 29, 2017 Robert Peters and two colleges from the ITA and the facultie of economic geography visited companies and research institutions in the area of Chemnitz/Westsachsen. The research unit for  economics and social history and history of technology works on an approach to specificate common forecasts for development and impact of industry 4.0 within a DFG Project for economic implications of industry 4.0 (WisoTex4.0) at the example of german textile industry. Among meetings with representatives from industry and research institutions visited the inter disciplinary team the saxon museum of industry and did some first archive research.