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A Growing Reliance on Outsourcing Warrants a Change in Logistics Management

A Growing Reliance on Outsourcing Warrants a Change in Logistics Management

Greg Aimi, Supply Chain Research Director, Gartner [NYSE: IT]

Fits-Enabled Customization for the New Ford Maverick

Fits-Enabled Customization for the New Ford Maverick

SCOTT ANDERSON, Interior Design Manager, Ford Motor Company

Accelerating Digital Agriculture through Internet of Things (IoT) and Analytics

Accelerating Digital Agriculture through Internet of Things (IoT) and Analytics

Jim Kinnett, VP of Global Supply Chain and Enabling IT, Monsanto Company [NYSE: MON]

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics: Challenges, Implications, and Opportunities for Autonomous Systems in Aerospace and Defense

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics: Challenges, Implications, and Opportunities for Autonomous Systems in Aerospace and Defense

Ravi Ravichandran, Ph.D., Director, BAE Systems Technology Solutions [LSE:BA]

Commercial applications of artificial intelligence and robotics have been developed with decades of investment and are mature technologies either fielded or on a path to be fielded for a variety of applications that include repetitive

Swimming in the Cloud, Drowning in Big Data

Swimming in the Cloud, Drowning in Big Data

Darren Cockrel, CIO, Coyote Logistics, a UPS Company [NYSE: UPS]

Adoption of one cloud service will drive improvements and scale of another.

Three C's To Enable Continuous Development And Manufacturing For Small Molecule Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient

Three C's To Enable Continuous Development And Manufacturing For Small Molecule Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient

Nick Thomson, Senior Director, Chemical Research and Development, Pfizer Inc

Nick Thomson joined Pfizer in 1997 as a process chemist in Sandwich, UK. Nick spent his early Pfizer career in the evolving process chemistry departments

The Promise and Challenges of an Internet of Things (IoT) World

The Promise and Challenges of an Internet of Things (IoT) World

Kris Alexander, CTO, Akamai Technologies

When I first started getting involved in the industry conve r sat ion around the Internet of Things I had many questions.

Position Sensors for Robotics

Position Sensors for Robotics

Christian Fell, CTO, POSITAL-FRABA Inc.

Reliability is a must, of course, even when the robot operates in a harsh, wet, dirty or hot environment.

CNC with or without Automation at Accuride Corporation

CNC with or without Automation at Accuride Corporation

Rick Kazmierzak, Sr. Corp Manufacturing Engineer, Accuride

While simple is not always better, reducing points of failure make for a robust process overall

3D Printing - Capitalism at its finest, Real or just a fad?

3D Printing - Capitalism at its finest, Real or just a fad?

Justin Courtney, Managing Director, Stephens Inc.

Products will be created that were never before even conceived. Procedures for design and product architecture will be re-written. This is just the beginning of the next industrial revolution.

The Transportation Management System of Tomorrow is Here Today

The Transportation Management System of Tomorrow is Here Today

Mike Dieter, CTO, Transplace

Transportation management systems (TMS) have always been about managing customer shipments at the lowest cost.

How Internet of Things (IoT) will Rewire Supply Chains

How Internet of Things (IoT) will Rewire Supply Chains

Chad Lindbloom, CIO, C.H. Robinson

Today’s global supply chains span multiple geographies and disciplines, including production, customer service, marketing, sales, and finance. This is necessary in order to deliver the market agility and standards of service that customers exp

Aerospace's Conflict with Corrosion and Chromates

Aerospace's Conflict with Corrosion and Chromates

Patrick Wood, SVP Space Systems UK & Head of Space Systems Production, Airbus Defence and Space

The continuous conflict with corrosion within the aerospace industry needs to be managed across the whole supply chain to ensure aircraft can fly for as long as possible and as safely as possible. But that’s just the start of the battle

The Advantages of Digital Simulations

The Advantages of Digital Simulations

Dr Dirk Vander Mierde, Site Director, Stefan Creemers, Project Engineer And Andrea Rapetti, Vice President, Automation, Industrialisation & Digitalisation, Datwyler

Datwyler is a leading provider of high quality, system-critical elastomer components active in industries such as healthcare, mobility, oil & gas and food & beverages. With its recognised core competencies and technological leadership

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