The Institute Industrial IT (inIT) of the OWL University of Applied Sciences in Lemgo carries out research in the field of industrial informatics and industrial automation for Cyber-Physical Systems and is situated within one of the most important clusters of machine engineering and industrial electronics in Germany.


Intelligente Assistenzsysteme für mobile Anwendungen in der Industrie: Lemgoer Forscher entwickeln Lösungen für den Mittelstand

(Lemgo, 21.07.2017) Intelligente Assistenzsysteme werden die Arbeitswelt der Zukunft (r)evolutionieren. Doch während große Unternehmen bereits Assistenzsysteme einsetzen, ist das Potenzial für kleine und mittelständische Unternehmen (KMU) längst nicht ausgeschöpft. Dies liegt vor allem an den vielfältigen Einsatzmöglichkeiten von Assistenzsystemen, die gleichzeitig eine hohe Flexibilität der Systeme fordern. Die Innovation der Lemgoer Forscher am Institut für industrielle Informationstechnik (inIT) der Hochschule OWL: Ein Assistenzsystem für den Mittelstand, das auf Mobilität, Intelligenz und...



International Exchange Programs Planned: German-Japanese Cooperation at inIT

In the course of the BMWi-funded tendering of German-Japanese cooperations two representatives of industry and science visited Lemgo in July to talk about Industry 4.0 and future joint projects with researchers from Institute Industrial IT (inIT). An international research project and a scientific exchange about “Smart Factories” was planned. Also students shall benefit from this collaboration – with e.g. exchange semesters at Tokushima University or OWL University.



SmartFactoryOWL in Lemgo develops into „Real-Lab“: Fraunhofer Lemgo and OWL University Are Members of the International Network “ENoLL”

In June SmartFactoryOWL became member of the European network of the so called “Living Labs”. The interactive approach for developing solutions for Industry 4.0 shall be expanded on an international level: As everyday experts employees become involved in research activities, idea development and implementation of new technologies of the research institutes from Lemgo.



Honoured: inIT Researcher Won the Best Paper Award at PESARO Conference 2017

The seventh “International Conference on Performance, Safety and Robustness in Complex Systems and Applications - PESARO“ took place from 23rd to 27th April 2017 in Venice, Italy. inIT researcher Mrs. Sahar Torkamani represented very successfully the inIT at the conference. By presenting her conference contribution, the scientist from Lemgo won the Best Paper Award. The conference was organized by the International Academy, Research and Industry Association (IARIA).



Change of leadership at inIT

(Lemgo, 20.06.2017) – Professor Volker Lohweg takes over the lead at Institute Industrial IT (inIT) of OWL University. At the advisory board meeting last Wednesday it was decided that the former board member Lohweg becomes successor of Professor Jürgen Jasperneite, who was the founding director of the Institute since 11 years. In the last year inIT celebrated its 10th anniversary.



Honored: Best WIP Paper Award of WFCS‘2017 goes to Lemgo

From 31. May to 02. June the international expert conference IEEE World Conference on Factory Communication Systems (WFCS‘2017) took place in Trondheim, Norway. A research team around Professor Jürgen Jasperneite represented inIT and Fraunhofer IOSB-INA at the conference and was thereby very successful: The researchers from Lemgo were awarded with the best WIP Paper Award.



Artificial Intelligence in Production: New Automation Standard from Lemgo

(Lemgo, 02.06.2017) IT-based Automation makes it possible: Machines are networked and controlled by themselves. But a software that programs itself? This is exactly what researchers from Lemgo did in a three-year lasting project together with leading companies from the automation sector. With this solution a new standard for control architecture and for the engineering process of production systems could be set.



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