UK manufacturing’s IT conference

How do you keep abreast of the latest developments in ERP, Business Intelligence and CRM? How are other manufacturers upgrading their enterprise technology environment? - These are some of the questions that manufacturers will ask at Industry 4.0 Connect (21 June, Liverpool).

Creating a modern manufacturing workplace

Core skills in engineering technology are highly likely to serve you well in a workplace where automation and digitisation are playing increasingly important roles.
Workers are the biggest assets in the evolving manufacturing industry. Today’s employees expect contemporary work environments and to be managed differently than they were in the modern era of manufacturing that began in the 1920s, according to Gallup research. So, how can the industry create a modern manufacturing workplace in today’s digital age?

IIoT: The edge of innovation

Young engineering woman - Image Courtesy of Stratus
According to recent research, nearly three-quarters of European industrial companies (72%) will increase their Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) investment over the coming three years. And for good reason, more than four in five (86%) of them believe it will deliver a Return on Investment (ROI) within 36 months.