14 July 16
On June 3, 2016 Albrecht Gerber, Minister of Economy and Energy Brandenburg, Alastair McIntosh, CEO Rolls-Royce Germany and Martin Eves, Member of the Management Board of QiO, met at the Rolls-Royce booth at the Berlin Air Show, ILA. QiO and Rolls-Royce signed in presence of the Minister a memorandum of understanding to explore opportunities for cooperation in the use of Industry 4.0 elements.
Minister Gerber said, “Rolls-Royce is a pioneer in the introduction of Industry 4.0 in the aviation industry. A collaboration with Potsdam resident IT specialists QiO demonstrates the innovative strength of the capital region. This is a win for the business location Brandenburg.”
Alastair McIntosh said, “We are pleased to have found QiO as another qualified interlocutor for the Internet of Things in the region.”
Martin Eves said: “We wanted to pick a great first commercial partner and came to Rolls-Royce. The reputation of their brand, level of activity and innovation is the ideal combination for QIO to show the transformational power of the NAUTILIAN platform.”