Inspiring the next generation of engineers remains a key challenge for industry. Natalie Wilson, head of commercial at EAL explains why its partnership with F1 in Schools is part of the answer.
As digital technology ushers in a fourth industrial revolution, Thilo Stieber asks what it means for the workforce. Will we all be working with robots?
James Tetherton of Kaiser Associates discusses the challenges and benefits of moving physical products into the virtual environment.
The LM3D Swim has been announced by Local Motors, the innovative US-based company behind the world’s first 3D printed drivable vehicle, the Strati.
Toyota Motor Corporation has announced a plan to establish a new research and development company to help boost research into artificial intelligence, robotics and big data to address society’s future mobility challenges.
To achieve real savings, businesses must change their mindset, shift their attention and have stakeholders work together, explains Jarn Gill, head of corporate sales at RS Components.
Below is a wrap up of the most recent posts in the 'Activity - All' section of the Automation Advisory Board Thought Leadership Network (AABTLN).
The third quarter of 2015 experienced a record $52bn (£34.5bn) in merger and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the defence and aerospace industry.
Invenio Business Solutions' Partho Bhattacharya explains how harnessing big data enables manufacturers to rapidly adapt in response to customer feedback.
ERP plays a key role in addressing some of the challenges associated with manufacturing services-based business models, explains HSO Enterprise Solutions’ Gavin Oberholzer.