Future Manufacturing Training

Leading the Factory of the Future

Take advantage of new ways of thinking in manufacturing


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The Programme

Join Professors Frank Piller and Fabrizio Salvador as they show you what it takes to refine your manufacturing strategies using Industry 4.0, encourage change and prepare your people for digitalisation in your industry.

Day 1
Frank and Fabrizio reveal the latest in Industry 4.0 technologies and frameworks and show you exactly how your business can capitalise on new ways of thinking in manufacturing.
Day 2
Get under the surface of Porsche, Siemens, Bayer's factories to see how they are implementing Industry 4.0. Use these insights and the Industry 4.0 Analytics Framework to plan your own strategy for transformation.
Day 3
Even with all the right equipment, the biggest challenge is managing the way people think, behave and adapt to a changing manufacturing environment. Frank and Fabrizio will give you a blueprint to encourage change and alter perception at every level within your organisation.

Go Behind the Scenes

Do not miss this unique opportunity to experience a world class digital transformation in practice. Choose a tour of Porsche’s plant excelling in Industry 4.0 vision, learn how to transition to Industry 4.0 from your current operations following Siemens’ award-winning Industry 4.0 transformation or how Bayer is spearheading Pharma 4.0.

Meet Frank Piller & Fabrizio Salvador

Frank Piller is the Professor of Management Technology & Innovation at RWTH Aachen and Fabrizio Salvador is the Professor of Operations Management at IE Business School. Both are founding members of the MIT Smart Customization group, Frank and Fabrizio are world renowned Industry 4.0 experts.

Why attend our Masterclass?

Creating Industry 4.0 roadmap and culture


How to transition to Industry 4.0 by creating your strategic Industry 4.0 roadmap and supportive culture.

Benchmark your factory against Siemens, Porsche or Bayer


Go behind the scenes of Porsche, Siemens or Bayer's manufacturing plant to see how they are capitalising on Industry 4.0 and ask your questions to their leadership teams.

Network with other operations executives


Share best practice with directors, senior managers and managers involved in leading digitalisation and operational excellence across all industries.

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