Industry 4.0 Technologies – Driving Productivity in Manufacturing through Digital Technologies

Date: Friday 18 May 2018

Location: The Innovation Centre, Sci-Tech Daresbury

Date: 18th May 2018

Time: 09:30-10:15

Location: The Innovation Centre, Sci-Tech Daresbury



Tom Kirkham – Business Development Manager, Hartree Centre

David Moss – Digital Programme Manager, Siemens

Andrew Borland – Commercialisation Manager, Virtual Engineering Centre

David Bogg – Campus Technology Hub Manager, STFC



The talk will give an overview of Industry 4.0 technologies – what is it and what are people doing to harness it to improve productivity and performance in manufacturing environments.

The talk will also focus on a number of facilities and initiatives at Sci-Tech Daresbury that is supporting the development and implementation of Industry 4.0:

  • Hartree Centre – big data analytics and AI
  • Virtual Engineering Centre – VR/AR technologies
  • Campus Technology Hub – Rapid Prototyping
  • Siemens Mindsphere platform
  • LCR4.0
  • Bridging 4 Innovators Fund