Smart Maintenance 2018


After a successful Conference in 2017, the Smart Maintenance Conference will take place again in 2018. It aims at fostering again fruitful discussions on Predictive maintenance between expert from the industry and from the academic world.
Renowned speakers will have the opportunity to share their perspectives during two keynotes, two tracks and one panel session.
The first track will focus on the challenges met nowadays by the train and railway industry while the second track will put to perspective experience gathered from various industry. A panel session will then be the opportunity to summarize and benefit from the best outcomes of the day.
The conference will take place on September 4, 2018!


September 4th. 2018

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8:30 - 9:00 : Registration and Coffee

9:00 - 9:15 : Introduction

9:15 - 10:15 : Keynotes

10:15 - 10:45 : Coffee Break

10:45 - 12:15 : First Parallel Session

12:15 - 13:45 : Lunch

13:45 - 14:45 : Second Parallel Session

14:45 - 15:15 : Coffee Break

15:15 - 16:15 : Third Parallel Session

16:25 - 17:25 : Panel Discussion

Ab 17:25 : Apéro


To register, please follow the following link:

Attendance fees:

Early birds (before 31.07.2018):    CHF 200 (30% discount)
Late registration (after 31.07.2018): CHF 300
Registration includes access to all technical sessions, documents and catering during breaks.

Online payment with credit card only. As soon as you have registered with the link above, you should receive a confirmation email with an invoice. For other payment methods, please send us your billing address at . Please note that you will be charged CHF 25 additionally for processing fees.

The 30% Early Bird discount ends on the 31.07.18.
Please note that the reimbursement of the attendance fees is not possible, yet it is possible to transfer the ticket. In this case please contact us at .

Organisation .


Dr. Olga Fink - Senior Lecturer Reliability and Maintenance Engineering, ZHAW

Dr. Olga Fink

Professor for Intelligent Maintenance Systems, ZHAW.

Dr. Gabriel Michau - Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter, Predictive Maintenance, ZHAW

Dr. Gabriel Michau

Research Associate,
Predictive Maintenance, ZHAW.

Floriab Fuchs - Wissenschaftlicher Assistent, Predictive Maintenance, ZHAW

Florian Fuchs

Research Assistant,
Predictive Maintenance, ZHAW.

Sandra Maier - Assistentin der Institutsleitung, Institut für Datenanalyse und Prozessdesign, ZHAW

Sandra Maier

Executive assistant,
Institut for Data Analysis and Process Design, ZHAW.

Patricia Marty - Abteilungsleiterin Diagnostics, Rhomberg Sersa

Patricia Marty

Diagnostic department Head ,
Rhomberg Sersa.

Annette Walzer - Assistentin des Institut Bau-&Infrastrukturmanagement

Annette Walzer

Executive assistant,
Institut of Construction & Infrastructure Management , ETH Zürich.

Program Committee



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Gold Sponsor

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About the Conference.

The Conference takes place in Hoenggerberg Zürich:

ETH Zurich
Campus Hoenggerberg
Building HCI
Room J4 & J7
CH-8093 Zürich

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