Industry 4.0 Summit & ExpoWed 10/04/2019 - Thu 11/04/2019
The Industry 4.0 Summit & Expo is the UK’s premier gathering of senior level executives from the UK manufacturing industry interested in developing their digital strategies.
Launched in April 2017, the Industry 4.0 Summit has established itself as the go-to event for dynamic business leaders keen to share knowledge, and discuss the big issue in the digital transformation of manufacturing.
With over 400 delegates at the last event, the Summit attracts leading authorities from government, business, academia & industry associations keen to share their experiences and to look at best practices for manufacturers keen to implement change across their organisation.
Running parallel to the Industry 4.0 Summit, the Industry 4.0 Expo (formerly Factories of the Future Expo) showcases the latest products and services for Industry 4.0, IIoT, smart factories and the future of manufacturing.
For 2019 the event will be looking to attract 2,500 manufacturing and supply chain professionals keen to see the latest advances in automation, robotics, software, sensors, virtual reality, 3D printing, big data, predictive maintenance, human machine interfaces & many other related areas.
Industry Leaders’ Opening Panel: delivering Britain’s 4th industrial revolution
A frank and open discussion featuring UK manufacturing leaders on opportunities for Britain’s manufacturing industry post-Brexit and up to 2030. Gain insights and informed opinion on digital manufacturing, technology trends, skills, fostering innovation and stimulating growth across the sector.
Visibility in the supply chain
Get to Grips with the Basics: why invest in Industry 4.0?
Business benefits, what will you lose if you don’t, realistic implementation, technology investment
Panel Discussion: Upskilling for Industry 4.0
This panel session focuses on the rapidly-changing landscape of work and how we train and develop the workforce of tomorrow. What will the jobs and job market of tomorrow look like? What skills does Industry 4.0 need? How can we foster these skills and embed them into the workplace? Our diverse panel brings together manufacturer, business, academic and trainee insights on Industry 4.0 skills and employment.
Manchester Central Convention Complex