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German Industry 4.0 Pioneer and DMDII Executive Director Join Manufacturing Leadership Council's Board of Governors

Posted by Paul Tate on Jun 30, 2015

Detlef-Dean.jpgMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – June 30, 2015 – Frost & Sullivan’s Manufacturing Leadership Council, the global business network for senior industrial executives, today announced the election of Industry 4.0 pioneer Prof. Dr. Detlef Zühlke, Chairman of the German SmartFactory Technology Initiative, and Dr. Dean Bartles, Executive Director of the U.S. Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII), to the Manufacturing Leadership Council’s Board of Governors.


In a unanimous vote, the Board of Governors, which steers the Manufacturing Leadership Council, approved the nomination earlier this month. With these appointments, the Board of Governors now includes 19 members from organizations such as Ford Motor Company, Lockheed Martin, UCLA, MIT, Campbell Soup, Lexmark International, Tata Motors in India, Dell Computer, Cisco Systems and the University of Cambridge Institute for Manufacturing in the U.K.

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