OMiLAB4FoF: An environment to design and develop modelling methods for the Factory of the Future

Workshop Agenda

13:30 - 13:45

Introduction session

Prof. Dr. Xavier Boucher

Prof. Dr. Dimitris Karagiannis, Elena-Teodora Miron

13:45 - 14:35

Servitization as component of the transition towards Factory of the Future – Modelling Methods and Decision Making Supports

Prof. Dr. Xavier Boucher (FR), Ecole des Mines des Saint Etienne, UMR 5600 EVS, FAYOL Institute

Prof. Dr. Yves Ducq (FR), Bordeaux University, IMS UMR 5218 CNRS, Leader of INTEROP GSO

14:35 - 15:25

Designing and implementing the Factory of the Future – Interoperable Information Systems.

Ms. Sandra Haltmayer (DE), Project Coordinator Industrial Internet Ferdinand-Steinbeis-Institut

Prof. Dr. Dimitris Kiritsis (CH), ICT for Sustainable Manufacturing, EPFL Lausanne

15:25 - 15:45 Exchanges with the audience
15:45 - 16:00 Break
16:00 - 17:30

Demonstrations of advanced modelling approaches for the Factory of the Future

Session dedicated to 3 concrete demonstrations of manufacturing linked modelling approaches, or concrete results of European Project

  • Demonstration 1: PSS-Scenario Modeller: a Product-Service-Systems meta-model and modelling method

Project: OMI-KA2, Erasmus+
Nawfal Idrissi, Ecole des Mines des Saint Etienne, UMR 5600 EVS, FAYOL Institute

Project: ComVantage, FP7
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Robert Buchmann, University Babes-Bolyai Cluj Napoca

Project: CaxMan, Horizon2020
Jean Claude Morel, Missler

17:30 - 18:30

Panel Session “How can enterprise modelling and simulation methods help in implementing and managing the support and service processes required for the new paradigm of Digital Manufacturing”

Animation: Prof. Dr. Xavier Boucher, Ecole des Mines de Saint Etienne.


  • Prof. Dr. Sergio Cavalieri, Universita degli Studi di Bergamo, Italy - Slides
  • Prof. Dr. El-Houssaine Aghezzaf, Ghent University, Belgium
  • Prof. Dr. Helena Navas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal - Slides
  • Prof. Dr. Alexandre Dolgui, Ecole des Mines de Nantes, France

The 5 international panelist contributors will highlight key statements to answer the question highlighted in the panel session. They will put forth different and complementary points of view on the transition towards Digital Manufacturing and highlight international points of view. Interactive exchanges with the audience to put forth a real debate on this issue.