Keynote Theatre

Thu 17th May 11:40 to 12:10

Shaping the Digital Workplace: the Importance of Collaboration for Industry 4.0

A profound digital transformation is taking place globally. The physical world and the digital world are becoming more intertwined and nowhere is it more evident than in the manufacturing sector. As big business embarks on the era of Industry 4.0, enterprises must be ready to adapt in order to become Factories of the Future. This means embracing high-tech strategies, characterized by adaptability, innovation, resource efficiency and seamless collaboration, which can meet the challenges of a distributed workforce and create value. Mary Ann will explore the importance of collaboration for Industry 4.0 and discuss how it's shaping the digital workplace.

What you will take away from this session

  • Learn how Industry 4.0 is not a future trend – it’s happening now
  • Understand how businesses must adapt to become Factories of the Future
  • Learn about the next generation tools needed to work successfully with today’s data deluge
  • Understand what content-centric collaboration looks like at today’s Factory of the Future


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