SMART MANUFACTURINGAlso known as Industry 4.0, Smart Manufacturing is the intelligent and integrated processing of advanced manufacturing technologies that when combined can create plant-wide optimization, sustainable production and data inter-operability through the integration of cloud computing, modelling & simulation tech.
WHY SMART MANUFACTURING AT GITEX?
The adoption of Industrial IoT solutions in Manufacturing plants regionally using process automation, motion controls, unmanned systems, M2M technologies, artificial intelligence and machine learning is the result of a USD 7.8 billion investment in IoT across Middle East and Africa.
In response to this demand and UAE’s vision to become a Global Manufacturing Hub, the world’s fastest growing, large scale, Digital event – GITEX Technology Week is launching this NEW opportunity between the Hardware and Software halls with the support of a dedicated Conference and Awards program.
- Visitors came from 112 countries to source Smart Manufacturing products
- 18,725 visitors at GITEX Technology Week are buyers of Smart Manufacturing Products
- 34% of buyers are at GITEX Technology Week to source new suppliers of Smart Manufacturing
- 12,920 buyers have a budget in excess of $100,000 to purchase
- 1,909 are actively looking to procure Smart Manufacturing products at GITEX Technology Week
Smart Manufacturing Facts & Figures
Smart Manufacturing can deliver US$421 bn p.a. in cost and efficiency gains
Industry 4.0 is predicated to grow US$493 bn in digital revenue
Companies expect to double their level of digitization by 2020
Lack of digital culture and training is the biggest challenge facing companies
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