SRPe Industry Conference: Demystifying Digital Manufacturing for SMEs


Manufacturing companies are continually bombarded with terms such as The Fourth Industrial Revolution, Industry 4.0, Digital Manufacturing, Smart Manufacturing Cloud Manufacturing and the Internet of Things. Understanding how these new technologies are affecting the manufacturing sector can be a challenge for many businesses.

SRPe hosted a one day intensive conference and workshop on 23rd May 2017, aimed at demystifying digital manufacturing and its implications for SMEs. Held at the Advanced Forming Research Centre in Inchinnan, and featuring presentations from companies such as Siemens, Microsoft and Laing O'Rourke, along with demonstrations of cutting edge technology from university and industrial partners, the event attracted a wide range of attendees looking to find out how these innovations will impact and transform their businesses.