On December 8, academic lecture of AU organized by the School of Automation Science and Engineering was held on the sixth floor conference room of Building 3.The topic of this lecture was Intelligent Manufacturing and Intelligent Optimization. Prof. Chai Tianyou, the academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, was invited to this issue as the major guest. The lecture was chaired by Prof. Pei Hailong.
Firstly, Prof. Chai introduced two kinds of industry, including Discrete Industry and Process Industry, which have different characteristics and development goals. Then, using Industrie 4.0 of German as an example, Prof. Chai showed us the core technology of Intelligent Manufacturing as well as the present situation and vision of industrial process. What’s more, after analyzing the Intelligent Optimization Manufacturing as a challenge to information science and technology, Prof. Chai encouraged students to improve learning enthusiasm and have a good command of knowledge. Finally, in question-and-answer session, Prof. Chai put forward his profound opinion about the employment direction of students majoring automation.
Lasting for three hours, the speech ended with warm applause. We believed that the students not only expanded their academic horizon, but also benefited a lot about their career planning.