shyftplan is a Berlin-based SaaS startup that changes how companies communicate with and manage their employees by providing a workforce management solution for Industry 4.0 settings. While the core product is scheduling, shyftplan brings everything together by offering solutions for absence management, time tracking, working time accounts, HR management, and payroll. HR managers are able to set up and manage shift plans and to appoint individual employees to certain shifts according to their specific competencies. The startup moves beyond pure workforce management functionalities by providing employee intelligence and connecting non-desk workers to their direct work environments (e.g. human-machine communication) and to their organization. shyftplan recently announced their strategic partnership with SAP, has over 100,000 users in more than 16 countries.