MAKING 4.0 – Train of Trainers sessions

Train of trainers which took place Dec 13-14th consisted of several sessions dealing with explanations and solving potential problems with teaching of subjects in pilot phase of Making 4.0 course:

  • Automation and Mechanization. Low Cost Automation, (from Marcin Zbiec/EU Kamil Roman, WULS)
  • Additive manufacturing, Victoria Gomez, (from EU Victoria Gomez, KIT)
  • Product design and digitalization, (Juan Carlos Bañon, CETEM)
  • Wood Science, (Marcin Zbiec, WULS)
  • Management Systems. Lean Manufacturing, (Mateusz Niedbala, WULS)

Detailed explanations and tips&tricks went well, so it was decided that additional support if needed will be provided individually.

New Publication in SUSTAINABILITY

Ortega-Gras, J.-J.; Bueno-Delgado, M.-V.; Cañavate-Cruzado, G.; Garrido-Lova, J. Twin Transition through the Implementation of Industry 4.0 Technologies: Desk-Research Analysis and Practical Use Cases in Europe. Sustainability 2021, 13, 13601.

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New publication in Asia Pacific Journal of Educators and Education

Abidin, S. Z., Bahari, S. A., Ibrahim, A., Ghazali, A. E. M., Ahmad, M. A., Mujir, M. S., Delgado, M. V. B., Zbiec, M., Garrido, J., Ortega, J. J., Gómez, M. V. G., Ratnasingam, J., Hashim, R., Zakaria, S., & Amin, M. N. Z. M. (2021). Analysing the Malaysian Higher Education training offer for furniture design and woodworking industry 4.0 as an input towards joint curriculum validation protocol. Asia Pacific Journal of Educators and Education, 36(1), 1–24.

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Making 4.0 on Meeting of Women of the Furniture Industry

Making 4.0 was present on Meeting of Women of the Furniture Industry
Meeting held in Poznan MTP Garden City, Poland, Sept 16th 10-18, under the topic of “Personal Brand – key to success”
On the gathering main point was personal brand building workshop, with presentations of success stories.

Making 4.0 on Furniture Congress on International Trade Fair Drema in Poznan

DREMA International Trade Fair of Machines, Tools and Components for the Wood and Furniture Industries is a one of the biggest Trade Fair of Wood industry in the EU.

Making 4.0, on Sept 15th, the second day of the DREMA fair, was present at the VI National Furniture Congress “Polish Furniture – Competitive Poland” organized by the National Chamber of Commerce of Furniture Manufacturers in cooperation with the MTP Group and Promedia. This year’s motto of the congress was: “DECADE OF CHALLENGES FOR THE POLISH FURNITURE INDUSTRY”.

Prof. Dr. Chin-hua Chia has been promoted to full professor at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Prof. Dr. Chin-hua Chia with UKM’s Vice Chancellor. Prof. Dato’ Ts. Dr. Mohd Ekhwan Hj. Toriman during the ceremony

Prof. Dr. Chin-hua Chia has been promoted to full professor in Mac 2021 at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. His research focuses on metallic nanomaterials synthesis, with a particular emphasis on the structure control to tailor the properties of the materials in determining their performances for different applications, including wastewater treatment, supercapacitor, and hydrogen production.

Promotion to Professor position for Dr. Shahriman Zainal Abidin

Congratulations to Professor Dr. Shahriman Zainal Abidin for his promotion to the post of Professor – Special Grade C (VK7) in the field of Industrial Design effective from 15 April 2021. The promotion letter was presented by the Acting Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Professor Dr. Roziah Mohd Janor in her office at the Canseleri Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Building, UiTM Shah Alam in Malaysia.