Smart Manufacturing Showcase - Making Sense of Advancing Technologies
This not to be missed event aims to simplify Industry 4.0 with real life examples of companies adopting new technology or approaches that have revolutionised their business. The morning features presentations and case studies to set the scene for what is possible featuring examples for pioneering end-to-end solutions, digital approaches in cob construction, enhanced machinery control, supply chain intelligence and robotics.
The afternoon features practical demonstrations showing a wealth of companies adopting or supporting Industry 4.0 with their expertise and technology from virtual reality to smart manufacturing including the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre truck (AMRC, part of the UK High value manufacturing catapult).
10:00 – Registration to main event and networking
10:30 – Digitally enabling the growth of the AM industry through Industry 4.0 one powder particle at a time – Nick Weeks, LPW
11:00 – New Business Opportunities with the 4th Industrial Revolution – Rab Scott, AMRC
11:30 – Reviving traditional cob construction through the use of digital fabrication techniques – Dr Aikaterini Chatzivasileiadi, Cardiff University
12:00 – Case studies for Industrial Revolution in Practice
12:30 – LUNCH & open visit to roadshows networking
13:30 – Structured roadshow sessions and Interactive demos
16:30 – Close of event