"Navigating the Future: Global Industry 4.0 Trends, Standards and Policy" is the first in a series of playbooks planned from the Integr8 roundtable series
TROY, Mich., Feb. 9, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Automation Alley has published the first playbook of the 2024 Integr8 Roundtable Series. The new digital playbook focuses on global trends, standards and policies in Industry 4.0 based on insights gathered at the January 10 roundtable discussion, which featured participants representing industry, academia and government sectors.
"Navigating the Future: Global Industry 4.0 Trends, Standards and Policy" is available to view or download at https://www.integr8series.com/playbook/navigating-the-future.
"As technology propels industries forward at an unprecedented pace worldwide, our playbook on Global Trends in Industry 4.0 serves as a crucial compass for navigating the diverse approaches of nations grappling with the challenges and opportunities of this new era," said Tom Kelly, Executive Director and CEO of Automation Alley. "This playbook, and those to follow in our 2024 Integr8 Roundtable Series, are the output of vital conversations around Industry 4.0. Automation Alley is honored to lead this discourse, fostering global collaboration in the face of political and social challenges. As a trusted source of information and insight, we look forward to guiding industries, academia, and government sectors toward a future marked by technological collaboration and shared prosperity beyond borders."
The playbook provides a comprehensive overview of the current Industry 4.0 landscape and offers a prospective outlook and recommendations to help companies adapt to the evolving digital transformation trends in the years to come. Topics discussed include:
- Setting global standards of excellence for Industry 4.0
- Challenges for Industry 4.0 collaboration worldwide
- The need for infrastructure readiness, technology deployment and cybersecurity
- Identifying industry trends to maximize the potential that new technology brings to the market
- Recommendations for government entities to effectively regulate and leverage the benefits of Industry 4.0
- Recommendations for educating and training the current and future workforce on the skills required to operate Industry 4.0 technologies
Navigating the Future: Global Industry 4.0 Trends, Standards and Policy is sponsored by Wipfli, LLP and was created in partnership with Altair and MMA.
The 2024 Integr8 Roundtable Series offers invite-only roundtable sessions where leaders from industry, academia and government meet to discuss the opportunities and challenges surrounding various Industry 4.0 topics. Roundtable participation is limited so that attendees are better able to participate in meaningful discussions. Companies can find the full agenda and descriptions of each roundtable at https://www.integr8series.com/.
About Automation Alley
Automation Alley is a nonprofit technology business association and Digital Transformation Insight Center focused on driving the growth and success of businesses in Michigan and beyond through innovation and automation. With a global outlook and a regional focus, we foster a vibrant community of innovators, entrepreneurs, and business leaders through opportunities for collaboration and learning. Our programs and services help businesses develop the skills and expertise needed to effectively jumpstart or accelerate digital transformation. By bringing together industry, academia, and government, we aim to create a dynamic ecosystem that drives innovation and growth across Michigan.
At Automation Alley, our mission is to help businesses thrive in the rapidly changing digital economy by equipping them with the knowledge, insights, and tools to develop a software-first mindset that leverages the power of automation, AI, and other cognitive technologies. We believe that by working together, we can build a stronger, more innovative, and more competitive economy for the future. Visit automationalley.com.
SOURCE Automation Alley