The digital transformation of the Aerospace Supply Chain will allow for quantum leap improvements in aviation industry. Innovative concepts such as Industry 4.0, virtual product development, digital manufacturing and additive manufacturing have a break-through potential but pose completely new challenges for OEMs and suppliers. On this year’s AVIATION FORUM Hamburg the digital transformation of the aerospace supply chain will be discussed and practical applications will be shown. Furthermore, it will be analyzed how OEMs and suppliers can manage related risks.
The conference will take place on December 6th and 7th, in Hamburg, Germany. The guiding theme is “The Digital Transformation of the Aviation Industry”. The first conference day hosts six workshops and one panel discussion, with the opening of the accompanying exhibition in the early afternoon. An Airbus plant tour at Finkenwerder, a Lufthansa Technik Tour or alternatively a visit to the Airbus Logistics Center of Kuehne + Nagel precedes the official opening of the conference in the morning. Sixteen top level presentations will be held, on the second day.