This event uncovers various market trends and identifies market dynamics, such as drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges in the manufacturing industry. Here we will explore ways to increase operational excellence and productivity, delve into strategies for digital transformation, as well as, process innovation methodologies that are being adopted by organisations to enhance long term efficiency and increase profits.
Stream One: Operational Excellence & Productivity
In this stream, discover how to develop talent as a critical driver of competitiveness, improve compliance and efficiency, as well as, improve workforce productivity while controlling labour costs. Also learn how to establish a secure supplier network, streamline manufacturing operations, address cross-functional issues and drive performance forward with a growth mindset.
Stream Two: Digital Transformation
This stream will unravel the process of transition to a smart factory and Industry 4.0 using automation, data and analytics, 3D Printing, as well as, adopting advanced systems for a seamless solution with existing systems. Also recognise the value of disruptive and cloud technologies, as well as, how to prioritise intellectual property protection and cybersecurity in the digital space.
Stream Three: Process Innovation
This stream will uncover how to take advantage and create opportunities through investments in R&D, how to grow your business through JVs and M&As, create a demand driven and responsive business model, as well as, establish the right partnerships to win and sustain business in new and existing markets. Also examine how to evaluate your customers and product lines to develop a sustainable pipeline of new products and services and enhance future business performance.