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Manufacturing is undergoing a transformation to the fourth industrial revolution. This transformation will see greater integration of physical production with digital technologies to boost levels of productivity.
At a glance - 4IR Fact Card
A bite sized fact card explaining what 4IR is and how it compares to previous revolutions in manufacturing.
Breaking it down – White Paper on the 4IR ‘Conception’ Phase
4IR will not be a big bang but a journey of three phases. Read our short white paper breaking down the Conception phase.
Next steps – attend a Manufacturing Connect seminar
Manufacturers should register for our upcoming 4IR seminars to develop their understanding. Find one near you.
What is the 4th Industrial Revolution (4IR)?
We’ve published a fact card, with our partners Oracle, setting out facts and figures surrounding the 4th industrial revolution.
UK manufacturers are on a 4IR journey
Manufacturers say 4IR is about data driven production. Gaining insights to help deliver greater value to customers, improve productivity and remain competitive.
The 4th Industrial Revolution - it's not all about technology
Beyond technology there are also steps manufacturers must take to prepare their business to ensure any move towards 4IR is a success.
Will Britain be a leading player in the 4th industrial revolution
The UK should push for the completion of a digital single market to allow businesses to seamlessly access online goods and services across the EU.
Download our fact card for more detail about the 4th industrial revolution
UK manufacturing is undergoing a transformation to Industry 4.0 – but will digital infrastructure be a barrier to that transformation?
Manufacturing is undergoing a transformation to the 4th industrial revolution
Download our report which sets out how the 4th industrial revolution is upon us
The report has been developed through focus groups, interviews and surveys to build up a picture of what manufacturers make of the 4th industrial revolution.
In this whitepaper, we outline how a business can successfully conceive of and launch their initial 4IR initiatives.
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