Digital Solutions for Aluminium Battery Industry - Status Quo and Future Concepts
Wednesday 1st December 09:05 - 09:30
Our future is lean, green and digital - undoubtedly a clear and ambitious goal for Achenbach as well as for many of us. With a compressed learning curve due to the changes brought about by the global pandemic and the need to pursue sustainability more vigorously, the aluminium industry needs to meet these challenges. Well-digitalised plants and supply chains as well as innovations in battery technology and packaging give wings to our market and the unlimited solutions made from aluminium.
Speaker: André E. Barten, President & CEO at Achenbach Buschhütten GmbH & Co. KG
André E. Barten is President & CEO of the Achenbach Group and leading the family company in 8th generation. He studied mechanical engineering and business administration and is award winner 2021 of the famous ‘Social Market Economy Award’ of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation. Together with his team he was awarded by the Handelsblatt Diamond Star Award 2019 ‘Best Industrial Solution 4.0 – Smart Solution’ for the Achenbach OPTILINK System. As part of the Industry Advisory Board of the Cluster of Excellency ‘Internet of Production’ of the RWTH Aachen, André E. Barten is engaged in various activities around the digitalization of production technology.