On May 17, 2018 2050 Company, OOO supported by the IEEE attended the 1st IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (ICPS-2018).
Ruslan Zhavoronkov, Head of Manufacturing Digitalization, made a presentation called End-to-End (E2E) Digitization of Existing Machinery Production in Russia. The speech was about the relevant issues of production digitization at manufacturing companies. The first part covered the transition to end-to-end digitalization, and evaluation of digitization scopes for each of the following areas: digital twins, AI, IIoT, integration with IT, and the digitalization of manufacturing operations. Some case studies of such evaluations were presented. The second part was about the creation of production digital twins and complex algorithms developed jointly with ITMO University.
On behalf of 2050 Company Ruslan Zhavoronkov assured the audience that the key factors for a successful digitalization of production were as follows:
- availability of a digitalization scope evaluation procedure
- a portfolio of successful applicable solutions
- cooperation with the largest I4.0 solution vendors
- an expert team with expertise in I4.0 solution deployment.
Mr. Zhavoronkov emphasized that the TMX, AO and 2050 Company were an innovative platform for testing and implementing digital technologies at one of the largest manufacturing holdings.