Similar to smart retail, smart manufacturing involves a transformation of traditional manufacturing industry by integrating technology capabilities in the internet, data, AI, cloud computing and IoT. The trend towards smart manufacturing and Industry 4.0 will change production significantly in the future. Therefore it is imperative to understand basic principles of smart manufacturing and Industry 4.0 to meet the challenges facing production in the future.
The concerted objective of this course, on the one hand, seeks to address the current state of the art in smart manufacturing and on the other provides an outlook on new technologies, businesses and opportunities arising out of digitalisation, use of smart devices. So, come join this course and learn more about smart manufacturing and how it’s being implemented across a variety of industries.
This module is part of SMU-Alibaba Series.