Digital Manufacturing Part 3: Powering the 5th Industrial Revolution

Radiocasts | September 21, 2016 by Bonnie D. Graham

The buzz: “Every day is a revolution. Welcome to the future.” [Brad Paisley lyrics]

Move over, 4th Industrial Revolution! Welcome to the 5th Industrial Revolution with its intelligent robots, 3D-printed human organs, drones fetching warehouse orders, and driverless cars.

Bhaskar Chakravorti describes it as “the fusion of technologies that is blurring the lines between the physical, digital, and biological spheres.”

Are you ready?

The experts speak.

Jason Coffman, Deloitte Consulting: “If my calculations are correct, when this baby hits 88 miles per hour… you’re gonna see some serious s**t” (“Doc”, Back to the Future, 1985 film).

Sean Molloy, itelligence, Inc: “I do not think that there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature” (John D. Rockefeller).

David Parrish, SAP: “The last time the Cubs won the World Series was 1908. The last time they were in one was 1945. Hey, any team can have a bad century” (Tom Trebelhorn).

Join us for Digital Manufacturing Part 3: Powering the 5th Industrial Revolution.

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