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    McMaster Manufacturing Forum/5th Annual Industry Open House

    Posted on Wed, Feb 15, 2017

    You are invited to the McMaster Manufacturing Forum taking place on Thursday April 6, 2017. Events for the day include: Industry4 0.png


    8:30-9:00             Registration

    9:00-10:00           Keynote presentation: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Zäh, Director, Institute for Machine Tools and Industrial Management

    Topic: Industry 4.0 – Opportunities for Implementation

                           Last year’s forum sold out so please register early.

    10:00-10:15        Networking Break

    10:15-Noon        Expert Panel Discussion:

    Industry 4.0 – Practical Implementation Recommendations

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    1:00-5:00pm       5th Annual Industry Open House (MMRI, CCEM, MARC, BTech, W Booth School, CanmetMATERIALS + more)

    2:00-5:00pm       Student Project Showcase

    3:30-4:30pm       Café X: An informal discussion between Dean Puri and Dr. Rick Huijbregts, VP Digital Transformation and Innovation, Cisco Canada

    Industry 4.0 – Digital Transformations in Indsutry 

    (Register for the events you can attend)


    Tags: manufacturing productivity innovation, Industry 4.0, McMaster