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Why Smart Manufacturing, Why Now?

"Smarter manufacturing is the path to people, processes, and technology working in harmony with zero waste. There has never been a better time to push your teams to deploy new tools, expand their capabilities, and prepare for the next generation of manufacturing effectiveness." - Paul Boris, CRO, Praemo

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Get up-to-speed on disruptive technologies, product launches, and industry innovations surrounding Industry 4.0, automation, robotics, AI, cybersecurity, data collection and analytics, additive manufacturing and more. SMX is committed to promoting the latest smart technologies - helping you hit the ground running in the acceleration and adoption of these advanced technologies so your business has the power to adapt and grow.

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Supporting Manufacturers Through the Smarter Manufacturing Innovation Tsunami

The idea of “smarter manufacturing’ – connecting materials, processes, and systems holistically is the special sauce that defines the future of national economic security and resiliency. When stepping back and looking on a global scale, it is clear the next industrial and economic powerhouse will be the country or region that masters smarter manufacturing first. Join Nigel Francis, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, LIFT and learn how connecting materials, processes, systems and talent will drive manufacturing into the future.

Why one manufacturer is using Additive Manufacturing to produce over a million pieces a month

Learn major elements of why manufacturers are using Additive Manufacturing - from speed of production, to customization, to product performance, to simplifying complicated manufacturing processes. Hear from expert Robert Meshel, Siemens Industry Software, who joined The Best of SMX to discuss "How to Accelerate the Adoption of Additive Manufacturing for Industrial Processes and Applications"

Creating a Successful Smart Manufacturing Environment for Small and Medium-sized Manufacturers

Creating a successful smart manufacturing environment may seem like insurmountable obstacle to small and medium-sized manufacturers. However, with experienced guidance, small and medium-sized manufacturers can use their organizational agility to leapfrog other, slower organizations in creating the manufacturing firm of the future. Join John Lanza, Partner, Foley & Lardner LLP as he discusses challenges and solutions to aid in manufacturers Digital Transformations.