Developing an Ambient Assisted Living Environment Applying the advanced Learning Factory (aLF)

A Conceptual Approach for the Practical Use in the Research Project A2LICE
  • Daniel Plorin
  • Egon Müller
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8264)


More than ever, companies find themselves in a dynamic market with changing conditions, technological change and increasing competition. Sustainable industrial enterprises have recognized that the development of employee skills is a key success factor for manufacturing companies. However, it is not the easiest to address this topic with the help of a suitable learning environment. In this paper, the concept frame of the advanced Learning Factory (aLF) is introduced and clarified by a special use case out of the research project A²LICE (Ambient Assisted Living In Controlled Environments). In combination with the didactic method of serious game it represents an effective way for learning. Thus, with the serious approach of a playful exchange of knowledge, the respective grievances can be resolved.


Product Lifecycle Management Ambient Assist Live Factory Planning Didactic Method Everyday Life Experiment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel Plorin
    • 1
  • Egon Müller
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Factory Planning and Factory ManagementChemnitz University of TechnologyChemnitzGermany

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