5G and the Digital Transformation in Industry - Opportunities for Cooperation in Germany | NRW

Webinar | Mobile World Congress 2021 | Barcelona

The Mobile World Congress (MWC Barcelona) 2021 is back! Bringing together stakeholders from all over the world, exchanging views on the current and next generation digital communication. The digital transformation is in full swing, accelerrated by the Covid-19 crisis. The deployment of 5G networks in production is rapidly progressing. With up to 100 times faster data transfer, 5G enables near real-time machine-to-machine communication making the digital twin a reality. 

The German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) sees 5G as a key technology for its economy, research and society. The 5G.NRWcluster is leading the way in enabling all aspects of 5G related activities in Germany. Fraunhofer IPT in Aachen, leading 5G projects in Europe with its "5G-Industry Campus Europe“, and stakeholders from NRW will present opportunities for state-of-the-art research and applications in the focus area of 5G for industry.

    Date: 1st July 2021 (Thu.)
    Time: 15.30 - 17.00 (JST) / 08.30 - 10.00 (CEST) 
    Location: Zoom Meeting Room
    Language: English/Japanese (with simultaneous interpretation)
    Please register latest by 28th June (Mon.) 24.00 (JST) / 17.00 (CEST)


    Greetings & Introduction
    Georg K. Löer, NRW.Global Business Japan / Representative Director & President, NRW Japan K.K. 

    Presentation: “North Rhine-Westphalia as a 5G pioneer region”
    Yachen Gong (M.A.), Research Fellow, Competence Center 5G.NRW

    Presentation: "5G in Production - Best practices from the 5G-Industry Campus Europe and the ICNAP"
    Dipl.-Phys. Niels König, Head and Chief Engineer, Production Metrology, 
    Coordinator 5G-Industry Campus Europe, Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT       

    Q&A Session
    *Please click on the names of the speakers to view their Profiles   

    We look forward to welcoming you to our NRW Global Business expert forum!


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    NRW.Global Business GmbH
    Trade & Investment Agency of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW)
    Völklinger Str. 4
    40219 Düsseldorf