on the website of AUTSYM – Wismar’s international symposium on automation. Having established a tradition since 1997 when this event was brought into being under the patronage of Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Winfried Schauer, today under the scientific direction of Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Olaf Simanski and Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Dünow, the symposium still takes place at Wismar University every three years.In the year 2021 this tradition will be continued. If you register for the AUTSYM newsletter, we will inform you in time about the state of preparation. In any case we look forward to your attendance and your presentations in 2021.