On October 6
th 2020, producing SMEs were invited by the Allianz für die Region GmbH and Ostfalia
University to an Industry 4.0 informative event. Dr.-Ing. Gerrit Posselt, founder and managing
director of the BeSu Solutions GmbH, kicked off the afternoon at the TRAFO Hub in Brunswick with
his keynote speech "Digitizing with ease! - How Game-based Learning can help to support the digital
After this interesting keynote about a modern and effective form of knowledge transfer, the
guests were invited to network and exchange thoughts with the Ostfalia exhibitors about the
demonstrators they had brought along: technologies from the research areas Industrial Internet of
Things (IIoT), Augmented Reality, 3D printing and robotics were presented. In addition, interested
companies were offered the opportunity to perform an "Industry 4.0 Readiness Self-Check" by the
German Engineering Association (VDMA) with the support of Ostfalia.
There was a lively exchange of ideas over snacks and drinks, and points of contact were
established for further cooperation. The "Digital Flashlights" event was a complete success not
only in terms of technology transfer.
Photo: © Allianz für die Region GmbH / Matthias Leitzke
The event was held as part of the
GrowIn 4.0 project.