On Tuesday 24th October 2017, SMAS will host The
Future Manufacturing Conference 2017. This one-day programme will discuss the
impact of artificial intelligence, data analytics, sensors & robotics and
additive manufacturing on the world of manufacturing.
The conference, based in Edinburgh, will welcome a number of
leaders from manufacturing businesses in Scotland to attend 14 topical
presentations in addition to panel discussions and ‘meet the expert’ sections.
13 esteemed speakers will present their discussions throughout the packed
Valuechain’s CEO Tom Dawes will be speaking at 15:30,
presenting his topic: “SME digitalisation: creation capacity for change.” This
will focus on how digitising your factory will make processes more streamlined
and thus provide more capacity (time) to improve further, expand into new
markets and drive productivity.