Future Manufacturing Training

Leading the Factory

of the Future

Take advantage of new ways of thinking in manufacturing


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From top management business planning to very practical tools on an operational level

The Programme

Join Professors Frank Piller and Fabrizio Salvador as they show you what it takes to refine your manufacturing strategies using Industry 4.0, encourage change and prepare your people for digitalisation in your industry.

Day 1
Frank and Fabrizio reveal the latest in Industry 4.0 technologies and frameworks and show you exactly how your business can capitalise on new ways of thinking in manufacturing.
Day 2
Get under the surface of Porsche, Siemens, BMW or Bayer’s factories to see how they are implementing Industry 4.0. Use these insights and the Industry 4.0 Analytics Framework to plan your own strategy for transformation.
Day 3
Even with all the right equipment, the biggest challenge is managing the way people think, behave and adapt to a changing manufacturing environment. Frank and Fabrizio will give you a blueprint to encourage change and alter perception at every level within your organisation.

Experience an Industry 4.0 ready factory at Porsche, Siemens, BMW or Bayer

Do not miss this unique opportunity to experience a world class digital transformation in practice. Choose a tour of Porsche’s plant excelling in Industry 4.0 vision, learn how to transition to Industry 4.0 from your current operations following Siemens’ award-winning Industry 4.0 transformation, BMW’s leading Industry 4.0 plant or see how Bayer is spearheading Pharma 4.0.

Meet Professors Frank Piller & Fabrizio Salvador

Frank Piller is the Professor of Management Technology & Innovation at RWTH Aachen and Fabrizio Salvador is the Professor of Operations Management at IE Business School. Both are founding members of the MIT Smart Customization group, Frank and Fabrizio are world renowned Industry 4.0 experts.

Why attend our Masterclass?
How to transition to Industry 4.0 by creating your strategic Industry 4.0 roadmap and supportive culture.
Share best practice with directors, senior managers and managers involved in leading digitalisation and operational excellence across all industries.
Go behind the scenes of Porsche, Siemens, BMW or Bayer’s manufacturing plant to see how they are capitalising on Industry 4.0 and ask your questions to their leadership teams.

Opening the box' on Industry 4.0

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