Automation Alley's Technology in Industry Reveal

Monday, April 30, 2018 | Detroit Institute of Arts

It’s time to harness the power of Industry 4.0. Join Automation Alley’s 2018 Technology in Industry Reveal at the Detroit Institute of Arts and discover how to work smarter, apply new ideas and thrive in today’s evolving tech landscape.

The Report.

Be among the first to receive a copy of Automation Alley’s 2018 Technology in Industry Report, as we unveil and discuss key findings of this data-rich guide to Industry 4.0 adoption comprised of observations, recommendations and action items created to help manufacturers keep pace with rapid technological changes.

For 2018, Automation Alley is working with an Industry 4.0 Research Partnership comprised of leading universities and industry stakeholders across the state to conduct research for the report, which is centered around the technology sectors transforming the manufacturing industry:

  • Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Materials
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cybersecurity
  • Modeling, Simulation, Visualization and Immersion
  • Robotics
  • The Industrial Internet of Things

To view Automation Alley's 2017 Technology Industry Report, click here

The Spotlight.

Explore the art of making and the evolution of the manufacturing industry, as Diego Rivera’s iconic Detroit assembly line murals of the Second Industrial Revolution act as a backdrop for the latest technological innovations shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution, on display in the DIA’s Great Hall.

The Presentation.

We’re transforming knowledge into action with a formal presentation of the 2018 Technology in Industry Report’s key takeaways and a panel discussion featuring leading industry experts and academic researchers. Join us for an in-depth discussion on Industry 4.0’s current state of the art, emerging trends, challenges and opportunities and implications for industry.

The Networking.

Connect with hundreds of technology and manufacturing innovators and entrepreneurs over strolling breakfast as you share first-hand experiences and rethink industry through interaction with colleagues, customers and competitors.

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