NMW explores Industry 4.0 and smart connected manufacturing

As the focal point for Australia’s manufacturing industry to connect, engage and be inspired, the 20th edition of National Manufacturing Week will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from 14-17 May 2019.

Centred on a theme ‘Industrial Evolution’, National Manufacturing Week’s comprehensive conference will help manufacturers be globally competitive by offering expert advice on driving further innovation and adopting advanced technology and processes.

“National Manufacturing Week arrives on the industry’s calendar at an exciting time where local manufacturing has evolved and experienced a resurgence in growth. The 2019 conference program will be our most extensive yet, in both speaker volume and industry experience, offering manufacturing professionals insights and knowledge into tackling the latest industry challenges and generating further success.” Robby Clark, exhibition director of National Manufacturing Week explained.

Developed through a collaboration between National Manufacturing Week, Austech and the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC), the 2019 conference program features an impressive line-up of over 80 industry speakers sharing key insights within two streams: Industry 4.0 and Connected Manufacturing. The program will open with remarks from Dr Jens Goennemann, managing director of AMGC, followed by a keynote from Australia’s chief scientist, Dr Alan Finkel. Key conference sessions include:

Industry 4.0 Theatre: 

Connected Manufacturing Theatre:

To access the NMW 2019 Conference Program and register for free, please visit: www.nationalmanufacturingweek.com.au.