Industry Survey launched to establish digitization barriers

Jul 01, 2019 • Newsfuture of field servicedigitizationShaun WestSurveyIndustry 4.0


Survey aims to identify roadblocks firms face when adopting industry 4.0.

Researchers from Lucerne University have shared an industry survey they hope will determine some of barriers associated with enterprise digital transformation.

Academics including Günter Zepf, Shaun West, Barbara Kummler and Ute Klotz intend to carry out interviews from the survey, with the results eventually leading to a white paper on digitization change management.

Professor Shaun West, who is leading the study said: "We think that by understanding digitalisation transformation barriers of firms we can accelerate the digital transformation to make firms more competitive. We are using a survey to identify the reasons the barriers that slow down this transition. We hope that you will have five minutes to complete the survey."

The survey can be completed in English here, German here and Italian here.