Industry leaders, policy makers, and engineering researchers from 45 nations contributed to increasing confidence in the manufacturing sector’s ability to contribute to global prosperity. Supported by the European Commission, the World Manufacturing Forum 2014 addressed topics such as the sector’s problems and opportunities across the technical, economic, and educational domains. Other trends which were identified included: next-shoring, automation, bigdata, component tracking, workforce development & cyber-security
Sense&React coordinator, LMS , participated in the activities of the World Manufacturing Forum (WMF) 2014 event held in Milan, 1-2 July 2014. LMS people had the opportunity to discuss and provide feedback to Sense&React developments with a number of WMF 2014 participants.