15-16 March 2018
Grandhotel**** Stary Smokovec
Europe/Zurich timezone

HEP Research – driver, user or both in the relations with Industry 4.0

15 Mar 2018, 10:20
Grandhotel**** Stary Smokovec

Grandhotel**** Stary Smokovec

Starý Smokovec 38 High Tatras, Slovakia


Bojil Dobrev (Sofia University)


The aim of this talk is to lay the foundation for discussions on the matter if research in high-energy physics (HEP) is a driver, a user or both, in relation to Industry 4.0.
It presents the current trends in HEP R&D areas and the priorities of the European Strategy for Particle Physics. The Industry 4.0 technologies are briefly described and their impact on HEP R&D is discussed, as well as the expected influence of the HEP research on the development of Industry 4.0 components.
The role of the HEPTech Network as a match–making tool between companies providing Industry 4.0 technologies and HEP research community is highlighted.

About the speaker:
Bojil Dobrev is the Director of the Scientific Research Centre at Sofia University, Bulgaria and the leader of the Industry 4.0 Special Interest Group at HEPTech.

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