After 'Industrie 4.0' and 'Internet of Things', 'Digitalization' is the next buzz word risking to be burnt. Thus it is important to focus on strategic priorities: Where can digitalization add value in industrial production? How do you identify, prioritize, and justify the right topics and projects? Which are partners of choice that you can trust?
Based on own experiences, which were not all positive, as well as shared knowledge from NAMUR as a leading international user association of automation technology in process industries, this presentation tries to give examples and offers ideas how to answer the above questions.