The Human in the Digital Factory

The main focus of the working group is the employee and his/her changing needs in the digital working environment. The group identifies the main issues of the digital work space, provides information and develops strategies to support employers and employees. Current themes are: organisation of work, data protection, arrangement on operational level, working hours, health and operational security. The thesis paper “Labour Organisation”, finalised in February 2017, includes macroeconomic effects of digitization on the job market, the human-machine cooperation, working hours, in-plant organisation, qualificati on and skills in digitized production, new working forms and data privacy protection.