AI is becoming more and more prevalent in everyday life: Translation programs, funny photo filters on cell phones or driving assistance in cars. Now the big breakthrough is about to happen in the manufacturing industry. Perfect quality and ever higher efficiency are driving companies around the globe. With new concepts such as predictive quality or AI in robotics, holistic solution approaches are available which also bring a direct appreciation. In his presentation, Philipp Schmid analyzes where the technology stands today, he points out stumbling blocks and shows the enormous potential of AI in industry with concrete examples.