Handuch Industrie 4.0 - Band 1, 2 & 3

Your ad placement in the book

The new edition of this successful work continues the history of the fourth industrial revolution and takes into account the dynamism with which the vision has been developed and realized over the past two to three years. Experts from science and technology will illuminate various facets of Industry 4.0 and provide an overview of both the state of the art and the vision itself. In the third edition, the topics of artificial intelligence, current mobile communications standards and the resulting technologies will be discussed. tional potential for a future platform economy.


Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Michael ten Hompel is managing director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML) and full professor of the Chair for Materials Handling and Warehousing (FLW) at the TU Dortmund University. He is considered one of the fathers of the Internet of Things and was inducted into the Logistics Hall of Fame in 2012. Ten Hompel is a member of the Academy of Engineering Sciences and a scientific advisor to the national Platform Industry 4.0. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Bauernhansl is head of the Institute for Industrial Manufacturing and Operation (IFF) at the University of Stuttgart and the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation (IPA) in Stuttgart. He is a member of the Strategy Group Platform Industry 4.0 of the Federal Government and Deputy Chairman of the steering committee Allianz Industry 4.0 BW. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Birgit Vogel-Heuser heads the chair for Automation and Information Systems (AIS) at the Technical University of Munich and is a member of the Academy of Engineering Sciences. She has many years of expertise in Industry and research on the topic Industry 4.0 and the necessary approaches such as agents, model-based systems engineering and distributed intelligent systems She leads the specialist group Agent Systems of the Gesellschaft für Automatisierungstechnik (GMA) and the Mirror group in the IFAC TC 3.1 Computers in Control. With the participation of about 150 experts from industry and research.

Topics Volume 1 - Production (approx. 330 pages):

  • The Digital Transformation in Production - Introduction / Digitization - Step 1 of Digital Transformation / Virtualization - Step 2 of Digital Transformation / Networking - Step 3 of Digital Transformation / Autonomization - Step 4 of Digital Transformation / Production Work 4.0 / Digital Transformation - Strategy and Implementation / Industry 4.0 - Company Examples

Topics Volume 2 - Automation (approx. 650 pages):

  • Introduction / Industry 4.0 Application Scenarios for Automation / Cyber-physical Systems in Operation / Engineering Aspects in Industry 4.0 / Vertical and Horizontal Integration in Automation / Data Mining and Data Analysis in Industry 4.0 / Human-Machine Interaction in Industry 4.0 / IT Security in Automation

Topics Volume 3 - Logistics (approx. 440 pages):

  • Introduction / Material Flow Systems in Industry 4.0 / Industrial 4.0 capable Industrial Trucks / IT Systems for Logistics 4.0 / Sensors and Actuators for Industrial 4.0 Logistics Systems / Devices for Logistics 4.0 / Human-Machine Interaction in Logistics 4.0 / Management of Industry rie 4.0 systems in logistics

Target group

  • Engineers in automation technology
  • Experts in the field of manufacturing and production technology, logistics
  • Decision makers at manufacturers, system integrators & users in industry
  • Professors, lecturers and students of technical and business administration subjects

Your contact person

Timo Hölscher

Sales Management Marketing Services +49 (0) 234.30703 73 timo.hoelscher(at)mdesign.de

Your already have another contact person?

Click here for the team page arrow_forward

Key figures


Volume 3
Advertising deadline: 15 July 2020
Copy deadline: 04 August 2020
Publication date (tentative): October 2020

Volume 2
Advertising deadline: 22 September 2022
Copy deadline: 29 September 2022
Publication date (tentative): December 2022

Volume 1
Advertising deadline: 20 April 2023
Copy deadline: 27 April 2023
Publication date (tentative): July 2023


Print run: approx. 1,000 copies (each volume)
Book format: 155 x 235 mm
Page format: 155 x 235 mm
Print area: 120 x 201 mm
Bleed format: 155 x 235 mm plus 4 mm

Are you interested in placin an ad?

Use the contact form or send an e-mail to our contact person and be one of the first to receive information.

This will ensure you an attractive placement.

* Mandatory fields