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Isfahan University of Technology

International Scientific Cooperation Center

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Winter School on Industry 4.0



Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

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چهارشنبه ، ۱۴ دی ۱۴۰۱






407 days , 3 hours , 42 minutes , 38 seconds since Winter School on Industry 4.0.

Isfahan University of Technology (IUT) hosts a winter school on Industry 4.0. The language of instruction is English/Persian, and the participants will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance.



Course Overview

Regarding the ever-increasing applications of digital technologies, Industry 4.0 has emerged as a  novel paradigm in production industry which aims to apply Smart Factories and decentralized  decision-making systems. The course is taught by Iranian and Swiss experts and academics who  aim to provide the participants with a general overview of the industrial digitization, big data,  cyber-physical production systems, human robot collaboration in production processes, AI, IOT  and all relevant technologies.











The course addresses graduate students, professors and industrial experts invarious fields including but not limited to mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, electrical engineering as well as computer engineering. It does not require detailed knowledge of Industry 4.0 technologies, but an excellent knowledge of operational processes and relationships in enterprises could be useful. A relativemastery of English is required.

Learning Outcomes

Knowledge and understanding

• Knowledge of basics, drivers and enablers of Industry 4.0

• Knowledge of modern methods and techniques of planning, dimensioning, design and optimization of Industry 4.0 production systems

• Knowledge and understanding of value chains in Industry

• Knowledge and understanding of the Smart Factory paradigm


Applying knowledge and understanding

• Development of practical skills in dealing with methods and techniques of production system planning and optimization through the application of theoretical learning content in the context of case studies and practical sessions


Making judgements

• Ability for timely and goal-oriented planning and implementation of technical projects

• Ability for individual working, structuring and documentation of innovative problem solutions using modern technologies for information acquisition and processing.


Communication skills

• Ability to structure, prepare and present scientific and technical documentation

• Ability to describe project activities and to discuss them amongst each other and with lecturers (weekly face-to-face discussion forum and online forum)


Learning skills

• Ability to autonomously extend the knowledge acquired during the study course by reading and understanding scientific and technical documentation

• Ability to enlarge knowledge through self-study and consultation of scientific and technical texts


Isfahan University of Technology


Day 1 of winter school on Industry 4.0



Day 1

8:30 to 8:45

Prof. Dr. Peiman Mosaddegh

Introduction of Lectures and general scope of the winter school

Day 1

8:45 to 10:00

Prof. Dr. Peiman Mosaddegh

Introduction to Industry 4.0

Day 1

10:00 to 10:30

Discussion led by Prof. Dr.

Peiman Mosaddegh

Break & Discussion forum

Challenges and chances of a new industrial paradigm

Lecturers are available in different break-out sessions for questions

Day 1

10:30 to 11:45

Prof. Dr. Majid Nabi

Internet of Things (IoT) & Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) & Internet of Services

Day 1

11:45 to 13:15

Lunch break

Day 1

13:15 to 14:15

Prof. Dr. Iman Izadi

The Smart Factory

Day 1


Tea break

Day 1

14:45 to 16:00

Eng. Mohammad Hossein Kalbasi

The Smart Product

Day 1

16:00 to 17:00

Discussion led by 

Prof. Dr. Peiman Mosaddegh

Discussion forum:

What can we learn from the application of Industry 4.0

Lecturers are available in different break-out sessions for questions




Day 2 of winter school on Industry 4.0



Day 2

8:30 to 10:00

Prof. Dr. Rassoul Amirfattahi

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Production

Day 2

10:00 to 10:30

Discussion led by Prof. Dr.

Peiman Mosaddegh

Break & Discussion forum

Lecturers are available in different break-out sessions for questions.

Day 2

10:30 to 12:00

Prof. Dr Ali Fanian

The importance, role, and challenges of cyber security in Industry 4.0

Day 2

12:00 to 13:30

Lunch break

Day 2

13:30 to 15:30

Discussion panel

Dr. Rasoul Saraeian

Prof. Dr. Peiman Mosaddegh

Prof. Dr. Sayed Hadi Hossaini

Prof. Dr. Jamshid Parvizian

Eng. Goodarzi

Challenges of leadership and digital governance of large companies and providing a practical model 


Q&A and discussion: What is the right digital strategy for different industries in Iran?

Day 2

15:30 to 16:00

Closing and Feedback Session

Participants fill out the feedback forms.


It is a two-day course lecture as well as discussion forums. The course will be held on January 3-4, 2022.

Registration Deadline

Registration deadline is December 21, 2022 and the admitted applicants will be informed via email by December 28, 2022. 

Required Documents

• Registration form

• CV in English

• A 400–600-word motivation letter in English

• An English language certificate (applicants holding a language proficiency certificate will be prioritized in the selection process)



Your Registration Will be Completed Upon Receiving a Confirmation Email

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List of Attendees of Industry 4.0 Winter School - LINK

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