Developed and delivered by the Digital Catapult North East Tees Valley (NETV) the Digital Manufacturing programme has been created to support manufacturing organisations to experience, explore and adopt emerging technologies.
the programme will introduce companies to a range of new technologies, including the Internet of Things (IoT), Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN), Virtual and Augmented reality (VR/AR) and Artificial Intelligence (AI). Led by industry specialists, attendees will explore how new technological developments will impact the manufacturing industry and how to utilise them to improve productivity and competitiveness.
Made up of 4 expert-led workshops, followed by 6 days of direct one-to-one support, delegates will leave the programme with a wide understanding of the technology landscape and an in-depth understanding of the areas most relevant to their business, with an actionable plan to help implement any necessary changes.
4 EXPERT LED WORKSHOPS
1.Introducing you to Digital Manufacturing, this interactive workshop will also cover the need and opportunities for innovation within your business. Your team will receive one-to-ones with technology specialists and have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with exciting new hardware and software developments.
ONE – TO – ONE BUSINESS SUPPORT
Our experienced consultants will work with you to understand your business needs and guide you through the programme.
DIGITAL NEEDS ANALYSIS
Providing you with a unique roadmap for your business with insights into which areas could be improved through the adoption of new technologies.
ONSITE FACT FINDING
Carried out by technology specialists to understand the productivity and efficiency of your current company processes, along with challenges, barriers to growth and digital requirements.
STRATEGIC FUTURE ROADMAP
To help you implement the recommendations outlined in the Digital Needs Analysis including cost, timescales, internal and external skills requirements. Our experts will be able to advise on how best to implement any new technology.
A TEAM OF EXPERTS
Every client we work with is introduced to a dedicated project manager, someone who is familiar not only with emerging technologies but also at managing change within global organisations. Project managers are supported by highly experienced consultants, including technology specialists, industry experts and academics. Our aim is always to tailor the innovation team, based on the scope of the project and your company’s objectives.
EXPERIENCED WITH CHANGE MANAGEMENT: Implementing new technologies or processes can be difficult, especially if your company spans the globe. Our Innovation Team have years of experience managing change for clients in every industry. We work closely with your internal teams not only to identify problems, but also to make sure that any new solution will work with your existing processes. Where necessary, we can advise on how to adapt your processes to allow you to benefit from a supply chain that includes innovative SMEs. Should your team need additional training to help roll out a new technology, we can help with that too.
GLOBAL NETWORKS: Digital Catapult Centre North East Tees Valley is part of a UK wide network of Catapults working across almost every industry. Our team have world-class connections to industry experts, cutting-edge technology and a global innovation ecosystem. If you have a specific interest in a particular geography’s SME supply chain or technology clusters, we can help you map it out.
GET INVOLVED: The programme is suitable for project managers, innovation officers, staff members with responsibility for strategic and business views, and senior management teams.
For further details, please contact:
0773 479 1044
0845 872 8575