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Trump Panel: New Administration Must Embrace Comprehensive Strategy to Bolster U.S. Manufacturing

The incoming Trump Administration must move beyond one-off “name and shame” actions aimed at influencing large, global manufacturers to preserve domestic production and, instead, develop an aggressive and comprehensive manufacturing strategy focusing on t…
The incoming Trump Administration must move beyond one-off “name and shame” actions aimed at influencing large, global manufacturers to preserve domestic production and, instead, … https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/trump-panel-new-administration-must-embrace-comprehensive-strategy-bolster-us-manufacturing/

Industry Thought-Leaders To Debate Trump Options for U.S. Manufacturing

Thought leaders from NAM, ITIF, Smart Manufacturing, Dow & PMA join a special Manufacturing Leadership Council panel discussion on the future of U.S. manufacturing under a Trump Administration on January 11.
What new policies will help U.S. companies along their journey to Manufacturing 4.0 over the next four years? How can the new Trump team secure America’s industrial long-term futu… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/industry-thought-leaders-debate-trump-options-us-manufacturing/

What’s Next for U.S. Manufacturing Under Trump? The Lobbying Intensifies…

With just over a month to go before the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, things are heating up amongst a host of eager advisors to the new administration about how it should improve and stimulate the future of U.S. manufacturing.
With just over a month to go before the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, things are heating up amongst a host of eager advisors to the new administration about how it… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/whats-next-us-manufacturing-under-trump-lobbying-intensifies/

White House Creates Sensor-Focused Innovation Institute, Plans Five More

The Obama Administration has announced the creation of a Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute which, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Energy, will focus on accelerating the development of smart sensors, data analytics, and advanced control s…
The Obama Administration has announced the creation of a Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute which, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Energy, will focus on accelerat… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/white-house-creates-sensor-focused-innovation-institute-plans-five-more/

Manufacturing 4.0 on the Rise

A year ago, organizers of the massive industrial trade show Hannover Fair released the results of a survey showing that, despite a rising chorus of attention devoted to the topic, Industry 4.0 was a subject of conversation at only 50% of manufacturers. Ke…
A year ago, organizers of the massive industrial trade show Hannover Fair released the results of a survey showing that, despite a rising chorus of attention devoted to the topic,… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/manufacturing-40-rise/

GE’s Immelt is Right: Manufacturing 4.0 “Infects” Everything

As GE CEO and 2015 Manufacturing Leader of the Year award-winner Jeff Immelt commented in a recent two-part interview with Mckinsey; “Industrial companies are [now] in the information business - whether they want to be or not.” He makes a good point. But …
As GE CEO and 2015 Manufacturing Leader of the Year award-winner Jeff Immelt commented in a recent two-part interview with Mckinsey; “Industrial companies are [now] in the informa… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/ges-immelt-right-manufacturing-40-infects-everything/

Hannover Day 2: Challenges to Industry 4.0

As with any potentially transformative industry initiative, evangelism is soon tempered by realism as attempts to drive front-line adoption reveal a host of real-world obstacles that must be overcome.So too with Industry 4.0, the future vision for manufac…
As with any potentially transformative industry initiative, evangelism is soon tempered by realism as attempts to drive front-line adoption reveal a host of real-world obstacles … https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/hannover-day-2-challenges-industry-40/

Hannover Highlights – Day 1: Industry 4.0, Clever Collaborations and “Plug and Produce”

Even on the first day of this year’s Hannover Fair, the world’s largest industrial event, some clear themes began to emerge about the future of manufacturing. What they all have in common is they presage a very different world for manufacturing than we h…
By Paul Tate and David R. Brousell Even on the first day of this year’s Hannover Fair, the world’s largest industrial event, some clear themes began to emerge about the future … https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/hannover-highlights-day-1-industry-40-clever-collaborations-and-plug-and-produce/

China Adopts ‘Smart Manufacturing’ Strategy To Up Its Game In Manufacturing

In his opening speech at China’s annual National People’s Congress in Beijing last week, Premier Li Keqiang highlighted a new strategic plan, called “Made In China 2025”, to reform and reinvigorate Chinese industry over the next ten years around the count…
In his opening speech at China’s annual National People’s Congress in Beijing last week, Premier Li Keqiang highlighted a new strategic plan, called “Made In China 2025”, to refor… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/china-adopts-smart-manufacturing-strategy-its-game-manufacturing/

Industry 4.0 vs Manufacturing Reality: Mind The Gap!

Part of the problem in today’s world of highly active technology and social media is that it’s sometimes hard to distinguish the hype from what’s actually happening on the ground in manufacturing. Perhaps this has never been more so than with the current …
Part of the problem in today’s world of highly active technology and social media is that it’s sometimes hard to distinguish the hype from what’s actually happening on the ground … https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/industry-40-vs-manufacturing-reality-mind-gap/

Manufacturing Trends to Watch in 2015

As the new year begins, the editorial team at the Manufacturing Leadership Council offers its predictions for the year ahead:
As the new year begins, the editorial team at the Manufacturing Leadership Council offers its predictions for the year ahead: U.S. Manufacturing Growth to Continue Strongly. L… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/manufacturing-trends-watch-2015/

Hannover Fair: The Challenges of Transition to Industry 4.0

It’s rare for the world to converge around a shared vision of the future of manufacturing, but there was a distinct sense of alignment during last week’s massive industrial fair in Hannover, Germany. However, there was also increasing acknowledgement that…
Popular Discussions It’s rare for the world to converge around a shared vision of the future of manufacturing, but there was a distinct sense of alignment during last week… https://www.gilcommunity.com/discussion/hannover-fair-challenges-transition-industry-40/

Manufacturing Innovation: Can A National Innovation Network Make A Difference?

Do you think President Obama’s proposal last week to set up a National Manufacturing Innovation Network to give US manufacturers access to new, cutting-edge capabilities and equipment can make US industry more competitive in global markets?
Do you think President Obama’s proposal last week to set up a National Manufacturing Innovation Network to give US manufacturers access to new, cutting-edge capabilities and… https://www.gilcommunity.com/discussion/manufacturing-innovation-can-national-innovation-network-mak/

Smart Manufacturing Coalition Releases Action Plan

The Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, an initiative of the National Science Foundation has proposed a 10-point action plan aimed at furthering the coalition's goal of intensifying the application of advanced intelligence technologies in all phases…
Related Articles Article 1 Article 2 Article 3 Stay in Touch               Not a Council Member? Click HERE to find out more about the Manufacturing Leadership… https://www.gilcommunity.com/discussion/smart-manufacturing-coalition-releases-action-plan/

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