IoT in Manufacturing: Automation, Optimization and Robots

Conference Sessions
Gold & VIP only

Date & Time

Wednesday, Oct 23

3:45pm - 5:00pm


151 (Concourse Level 1)


With its market size expected to exceed $45 billion by 2022, the manufacturing industry was one of the early and most successful adopters of IoT. Companies integrate analytics solutions to predict the machine maintenance in factories, minimizing downtime. Augmented Reality goggles give technicians in the field real-time guidance on work orders, ensuring quality of work while empowering employees. Robots and sensors track and move inventory in a safe and efficient way. IoT has already proven its value in manufacturing, and new opportunities to create additional value continue to appear. What does the factory of the future look like? Are there any humans workers?