Digital Manufacturing Africa 2020

3 December 2020

Building the Smart Factory of tomorrow

Technology is changing the entire manufacturing industry. Invest in making sure that you gain the knowledge to stay ahead and thrive over the coming years.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning have ignited the fourth industrial revolution. Integrating new technologies into manufacturing systems along with big data and predictive analytics will improve efficiency and optimize supply chains.

Digital Manufacturing Africa 2020 is designed for CEOs, CTOs, and factory managers interested in integrating/expanding Machine Learning, AI, and IoT technology into their automation or manufacturing systems. Presentations and panel discussions will discuss return on investments, case studies, strategies for integration, technology, and manufacturing trends. The conference will provide opportunities to network with Factory Automation, AI and Machine Learning experts, as well as local and international manufacturers who have already started using smart manufacturing solutions.

Sponsor Digital Manufacturing Africa

For those looking for maximum exposure, our sponsorship packages offer a great opportunity to showcase your brand, speak and present your solutions to a select audience. Packages are available for all budgets, but spots are limited.

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Day 1
  • December 3, 2020 08:30
    Welcome Address by IT News Africa CEO
  • December 3, 2020 08:35
    Welcoming by Chairperson
  • December 3, 2020 08:40
    Keynote: The Smart Factory of Tomorrow – Are you prepared?
  • December 3, 2020 09:10
    IIOT: How Connected Devices are Transforming the Manufacturing Industry
  • December 3, 2020 09:40
    Use Cases: AI in Manufacturing - Best Practices and Success Factors
  • December 3, 2020 10:00
    Virtual Networking Meetings & Exhibition Walkthrough
  • December 3, 2020 10:15
    Panel Discussion: Examining Business Model Innovation in Unique Manufacturing Environments and Securing Management Buy-In
  • December 3, 2020 11:00
    Developing your Smart Manufacturing Road Map: Setting the Stage for Digital Success
  • December 3, 2020 11:20
    “The Robots are Coming”: Preparing your Workforce for Industry 4.0
  • December 3, 2020 11:40
    Supply Chain: Digitizing your Supply Chain through Process Automation
  • December 3, 2020 12:00
    From Reactive to Predictive Maintenance: Measuring the ROI of Predictive Maintenance Solutions
  • December 3, 2020 12:20
    Finding the Right Automation Solution: Increasing Accuracy, Enhancing Quality and Optimizing Production
  • December 3, 2020 12:40
    Virtual Exhibition Walkthrough
  • December 3, 2020 13:40
    Virtual Break Away Sessions
  • December 3, 2020 14:25
    CIO Panel: Key Challenges Faced by Manufacturing CIOs
  • December 3, 2020 15:10
    Safeguarding the Connected Factory Floor: You’ve Been Hacked – Now what?!
  • December 3, 2020 15:30
    Virtual Power Networking Round Tables
  • December 3, 2020 15:45
    Case Study: How Leading Manufacturers are Responding to Digital

Benefits of Attending

  • Gain the tools and strategies needed to embark on your journey to digital manufacturing.
  • Learn to improve operational efficiency and reduce production costs by adopting cutting edge technologies.
  • Find out how to prolong the lifespan of key assets and machinery by adopting new technologies.
  • Prepare your workforce for the future of manufacturing.
  • Gain the knowledge needed to become an agent of digital change within your organisation.
  • Fully understand how the use of Ai, IIOT, Analytics and Automation can improve your processes and reduce downtime.
  • Hear from manufacturing executives who have already implemented game-changing technologies in their organisations.
  • Chat one-on-one with best of breed manufacturing technology providers and experts.
  • Get answers to your questions about the impact of the 4th industrial revolution on your sector.
Event Details
  • Days
  • Start Date
    December 3, 2020 8:00 am
  • End Date
    December 3, 2020 5:10 pm
  • Status
  • Who Should Attend

    This is a ‘must-attend’ event for anyone who is interested in Smart Factory implementation and optimization.

  • Who Should Sponsor

    Do you provide: Ai Solutions, Analytics and BI, Industrial IoT, Cloud services, Supply Chain transformation, Process Automation Solutions, Cyber, Security solutions, Robotics, VR/AR, Industrial Software, Manufacturing, Execution Systems, Quality solutions, Enterprise Manufacturing Intelligence, Digital Manufacturing solutions, Any other smart manufacturing solutions

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