Henrik Reif Andersen
CEO Configit A/S
TOPIC: PRODUCT CONFIGURATION IN THE FULL PRODUCT LIFECYCLE
unseen level of computer-based automation with products becoming components in a service-oriented world. How will this affect the development of configurable products? Configuration aspects need to be managed through all phases of a product's lifecycle. Under the heading of Configuration Lifecycle Management (CLM), we present an approach to handle these challenges.With the advent of Industrie 4.0 and the Internet of Things, information technology is transforming the world again. This new era will see manufacturing reach an
Henrik Reif Andersen is the co-founder and CEO of Configit, a global software company specializing in helping makers of complex products become faster, smarter and more profitable. A professor by training, Henrik has published more than 75 academic papers and articles covering the breadth and depth of mathematics, computer science and logic. Since founding Configit in 2005, Henrik has secured five rounds of venture funding to grow the company from one employee to nearly 200 with subsidiaries established in Germany, India, the U.K., and the USA. With the creation of configuration lifecycle management, Configit is committed to developing and perfecting products that provide strategic value for their customers.