International Business Development

International Business Development
Reference Projects

Industrial Cooperation Project in Foshan, People's Republic of China

The Fraunhofer IFF is helping Foshan Sino-German Robotation Academy, a franchise company of Deutsche Messe AG, guide the modernization of local businesses in Foshan as they adopt and implement Industrie 4.0 technologies. At the same time, it is helping German businesses develop or expand their Chinese markets and bolstering the competitiveness of Sino-German value chains internationally.

Kay Matzner

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Dipl.-Vw. Kay Matzner

Head of International Projects, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-159

Fax +49 391 4090-432

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M.A. Magdalena Albers

International Project Manager, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-785

Fax +49 391 4090-93-785

Strategie für die Industrie 4.0 in Kasachstan

Gemeinsam mit dem Fraunhofer ISI erarbeitet das Fraunhofer IFF im Auftrag des Ministeriums für Investitionen und Entwicklung der Republik Kasachstan Handlungsempfehlungen und Maßnahmen zur Modernisierung der kasachischen Wirtschaft im Rahmen von Industrie 4.0. Mit dem »Industrie-4.0-CheckUp« des Fraunhofer IFF wird der Industrie 4.0-Reifegrad der bedeutendsten Industrieunternehmen Kasachstans ermittelt und ein Maßnahmenpaket für die technologische Modernisierung bis 2025 erarbeitet. Weiterhin werden sozioökonomische Auswirkungen der Umsetzung von Industrie 4.0-Maßnahmen in Kasachstan untersucht.

Beteiligte Partner

  • Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI
Christian Blobner

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Dipl.-Volksw. Christian Blobner

Head of International Research Networks, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-371

Fax +49 391 4090-93-901

Marc Kujath

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Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing. Marc Kujath

Logistics and Factory Systems

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-328

Fax +49 391 4090-432

EU Twinning Project ALLIANCE

The EU twinning project ALLIANCE is strengthening Latvia’s research and technological capability to develop viable transportation systems. It is focused on establishing a common base of knowledge on sustainable intermodal models and applied solutions for organizing main transportation hubs.

In this project, the Fraunhofer IFF and the University of Thessaly, Greece are facilitating the transfer of knowledge to the Transport and Telecommunication Institute TTI in Latvia, thus laying the foundations for high quality teaching and research.

Kay Matzner

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Dipl.-Vw. Kay Matzner

Head of International Projects, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-159

Fax +49 391 4090-432

Evelyn Fischer

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M.A. Evelyn Fischer

International Project Manager, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-151

Fax +49 391 4090-93-151

UMi-TWINN

The UMi-TWINN project is intended to develop and strengthen research expertise and innovativeness in the field of logistics. Staff exchange programs, applied workshops, summer schools, and joint conference attendance and research activities are being organized as well.

UMi-TWINN is a collaborative effort of the Fraunhofer IFF in Germany, the University of Miskolc in Hungary, and Graz University of Technology in Austria. The project is being funded by the European Commission.

Kay Matzner

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Dipl.-Vw. Kay Matzner

Head of International Projects, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-159

Fax +49 391 4090-432

Fabian Schenk

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Fabian Schenk

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-123

Fax +49 391 4090-473

H2020 Project AERO.UA

The H2020 project AERO.UA is furthering collaborative partnerships between the EU and Ukraine in aerospace research. The AERO.UA project partners are organizing joint training courses, collaborating on pilot projects, and networking actors in the European and Ukrainian aerospace industry so they can share their knowledge effectively.

The project consortium consists of important EU and Ukrainian aerospace organizations.

Kay Matzner

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Dipl.-Vw. Kay Matzner

Head of International Projects, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-159

Fax +49 391 4090-432

Dirk Berndt

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Dr.-Ing. Dirk Berndt

Manager, Measurement and Testing Technology

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-224

Fax +49 391 4090-93-224

Industry 4.0 Training Course in Hongkong, China

This Industry 4.0 training course is intended for consultants, industrial policy makers and academic researchers.

Kay Matzner

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Dipl.-Vw. Kay Matzner

Head of International Projects, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-159

Fax +49 391 4090-432

Energy Efficiency for Manufacturers in Ukraine

This seminar increases awareness of energy and resource efficiency, raises management and staff’s awareness, and helps them generate ideas for and approaches to reducing energy consumption.

Kay Matzner

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Dipl.-Vw. Kay Matzner

Head of International Projects, International Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-159

Fax +49 391 4090-432

Sergii Kolomiichuk

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Dipl.-Ing. Sergii Kolomiichuk

Logistics and Factory Systems

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-335

Fax +49 391 4090-93-335