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Where are you on your Industry 4.0 Journey?

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Navigate the 5 Milestones 

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Searching for

INSPIRATION
to change

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1

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Searching for

Education
to understand Industry 4.0

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2

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Searching for a

STRATEGY

to benefit from Industry 4.0

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3

4

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Searching for a

SYSTEM

to enable

the Strategy

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Searching for SOLUTIONS

to plug into

the System

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5

Avoid the 3 Common Mistakes 

Implementing solutions
before updating your system architecture

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Updating your system architecture before creating a digital strategy

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Creating your digital strategy before understanding Industry 4.0

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Answer the 5 Key Questions 

1

Where 

to become 

more 

Data-Driven?

2

Where 

to become 

more 

Connected?

3

How 

to 

act 

Faster?

4

How 

to

act 

Smarter?

5

Which 

competencies 

to 

Develop?

Get Inspired

Event Calendar

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The Event Directory includes 24 Industry 4.0 Trade Shows & Conferences in October, 2023 - from Scotland to Shanghai to Wisconsin!

The ASSEMBLY Show is the only event to focus exclusively on assembly technology, equipment and products. At The ASSEMBLY Show, manufacturing suppliers, buyers and users of assembly equipment come together to connect, learn, share and explore all things “assembly”. The ASSEMBLY Show is produced by ASSEMBLY which covers the processes, technologies and strategies for joining discrete parts into finished products. 

Event Calendar

Recent Articles

Newspapers

Continued growth for Industrial Ethernet and wireless networks as fieldbus declines

Each year, HMS Networks presents their analysis of the industrial network market, focusing on new installed nodes within factory automation globally. As an independent supplier of solutions within Industrial ICT (Information and Communication Technology), HMS has a substantial insight into the industrial network market. The 2023 study includes estimated market shares and growth rates for fieldbuses, Industrial Ethernet and wireless technologies.

Recent Articles

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What is Industry 4.0?  Why is it important?  Where to start?

What is Industry 4.0? Why is it important? Where to start?

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IIoT & Industry 4.0 RANT by Walker Reynolds

IIoT & Industry 4.0 RANT by Walker Reynolds

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MILL TALK: What Is Industry 4.0 and How Did We Get Here? with MIT Professor David Hardt

MILL TALK: What Is Industry 4.0 and How Did We Get Here? with MIT Professor David Hardt

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Expert live stream: Industry 4 0 Readiness and Evolution of Manufacturing

Expert live stream: Industry 4 0 Readiness and Evolution of Manufacturing

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Glossary of Terms

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Learn about the Industry 4.0 terms of the week

Bootcamp

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The Industry 4.0 Bootcamp provides basic knowledge around the fundamental principles of the 4th Industrial Revolution and practical application to today's manufacturing environment.

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6 Steps

  1. Launch i4iQ

  2. Create company profile

  3. Invite co-workers to participate

  4. Gather input on 5 Key Questions

  5. Prioritize your conversation

  6. Move forward on your roadmap

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