Digital Manufacturing: Applying the Industry 4.0 concept to joining and associated technologies

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 9:45am to 3:00pm


Venue: The Abington Room, Granta Centre, TWI Ltd, Granta Park, Great Abington, Cambridge CB21 6AL

This FREE event, jointly hosted by TWI Ltd and the Joining Sub-Platform of ManuFuture, will focus on the Industry 4.0 concept applied to welding and associated technologies linked to the factory environment. It will create a greater awareness of the latest developments, associated opportunities and challenges, plus the chance to network.

The following topics will be covered:       

  • Introduction to Industry 4.0 and its application within a welding and associated technologies context

  • Industry 4.0 at TWI: Digital welding system case studies  

  • Industrial speakers on the importance of Industry 4.0 and associated opportunities and challenges

  • ‘Smart Industrial Manufacturing: Robots-as-a-Service’: Presentation of the TMForum Live! 2016 award-winning ‘Best New Catalyst’ project

  • Jointly hosted TWI / Joining Sub-Platform Industry 4.0 panel discussion and workshop

If you have any questions please contact either Dr Chris Dungey or Dr Darren Williams.

To find out more about the Joining Sub-Platform visit