Jan Salzwedel

Researcher, Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering

RWTH Aachen University

Jan Salzwedel is a dynamic speaker and accomplished researcher in green factory planning, having studied Industrial Engineering and Business Administration at RWTH Aachen University and Università degli Studi di Torino. With a focus on resource efficiency and sustainability, Jan develops innovative Key Performance Indicator (KPI) systems and life cycle models for factories, with a particular focus on the transformation of brownfield factories. He collaborates closely with industry partners, including the Ford Motor Company, on projects such as the "Positive Impact Factory," aiming to create sustainable, long-lasting factories with a positive ecological footprint. Jan's expertise also extends to strategic site selection, integrating green factory KPIs and global megatrends to assist organizations in making informed decisions aligned with sustainability objectives. Through his work at the intersection of academia and industry, Jan Salzwedel is dedicated to advancing sustainable manufacturing practices and inspiring a greener future in the field of industrial engineering.

Jan Salzwedel will be speaking at the following sessions.

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