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Boost Productivity Through Digital Manufacturing

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AMRC North West

Heatley House, Bowran St

Preston

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Join AMRC North West for a one day workshop that aids the SMEs on how to increase their productivity through Digital Manufacturing.

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Join the AMRC NW Digital Team for a workshop covering an understanding of Industry 4.0 technologies and manufacturing processes. On the day, learn about how Cyber Physical Systems (Job/Asset Management), The Industrial Internet of Things (Big Data, Single Board computers) and Data analytics can improve your manufacturing processes.

Take part in a digital readiness talk and discuss common manufacturing pain points found amongst like-minded companies. After the workshop, companies have time to discuss their ideas with a Digital Engineer and organise a formal meeting for the AMRC to visit your company and put plans into motion.

Target Attendees

The workshop is suitable for both companies new to digital technologies and companies who are considering the implementation of digital technologies already, but would like more information. The workshop is suitable for both technical and non-technical individuals, no prior knowledge of digital technologies, or Industry 4.0 is required.

Workshop Dates

This workshop is run regularly on a monthly basis. Each session is limited to ten attendees only. If a session is fully booked, any registered interest will be added to the waiting list for the next available session. The next session dates are as following:

  • 14th April 2020
  • 26th May 2020
  • 16th June 2020

Learning outcomes

The workshop is suitable for both companies new to digital technologies and companies who are considering the implementation of digital technologies already, but would like more information. The workshop is suitable for both technical and non-technical individuals, no prior knowledge of digital technologies, or Industry 4.0 is required.

Agenda

The workshop will be held at the AMRC North West in Preston, Lancashire.

9:00 – 9:30 Arrival and Refreshments

9:30 – 10:00 An introduction to the AMRC & Digital Team

10:00 – 11:00 Industry 4.0 discussions

11:00 – 12:00 Virtual Reality in Manufacturing

12:00 – 1:00 Workshop Walkthrough, Demonstrations

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 14:30 Embedded Systems in the Workshop

14:30 – 15:00 Common Pain Points in Industry

15:00 – 16:00 Open discussions, demystifying technology

16:00 – 16:30 Feedback & Close

Eligibility

The attendee must be from a manufacturing SME based in Lancashire.

Additional information

  1. This workshop is free of charge
  2. Refreshments will be provided on the day
  3. Demonstrations will be provided on RFID/NFC technologies and Single-Board Computer systems as well as a tour of the current AMRC North-West Workshop.

For more information, please contact the AMRC NW by emailing us at nwadmin@amrc.co.uk or simply giving us a ring at 01254-947-100

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