Taking Steps Now to a Smart Manufacturing Future

14:15 - 14:45

To stay globally competitive, manufacturing companies need Smart Manufacturing. But what does this mean and how can it be achieved? This presentation will take the audience on a journey looking at:

  • Smart Manufacturing enabling technologies
  • Data: what is the real issue?
  • Maturity stages of Operations IT: where are you now?
  • MES/MOM (manufacturing operations management): why you need it to make Smart Manufacturing happen

Martyn Gill, Business Development Director – EMEA, Lighthouse Systems Ltd