Research & Development http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6636/more en Manufacturing Trends: IndustryWeek/PwC Webinar Series http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/pwc-series-2017 <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar series, in partnership with PwC, sponsored by Epicor </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/1_PwC_MfgTrends_Promo.gif?1495481842" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, September 7, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-time-description"> 4 Sessions of 1 hour each </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Attend this 4-part series in partnership PricewaterhouseCoopers. From operations, to digital, to workforce, to future growth, this series will help you transform your manufacturing business.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> http://pages.industryweek.com/IW_WNR_PwC_MultiWebcast_WS_JR_121616 </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1250pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/pwc-series-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automation Competitiveness Digital Tools Emerging Technologies Product Development Research & Development Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Systems Integration Innovation Operations Technology Workforce Webinars Mon, 22 May 2017 18:00:00 +0000 490231 at http://www.industryweek.com Subaru Considers Electric Versions of Existing Models in R&D Push http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/subaru-considers-electric-versions-existing-models-rd-push <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The move would allow Subaru to capitalize on its reputation for safety while eliminating the need to partner with another automaker, says CEO Yasuyuki Yoshinaga.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/subaru-considers-electric-versions-existing-models-rd-push" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/subaru-considers-electric-versions-existing-models-rd-push#comments Research & Development Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Mon, 22 May 2017 13:40:00 +0000 687131 at http://www.industryweek.com Subaru Amazon's Delivery-Drone Research Focuses on Avoiding Birds http://www.industryweek.com/research-development/amazons-delivery-drone-research-focuses-avoiding-birds <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Amazon decided to build its own traffic-control system after concluding what’s available isn’t adequate for a large fleet of autonomous drones. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/research-development/amazons-delivery-drone-research-focuses-avoiding-birds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/research-development/amazons-delivery-drone-research-focuses-avoiding-birds#comments Product Development Research & Development Growth Strategies Technology The Latest Thu, 18 May 2017 15:04:00 +0000 684331 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Steve Dykes, Getty Images Rocketing Ford into the Future http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/rocketing-ford-future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The automaker’s vp of research talks about priorities in vehicle autonomy, artificial intelligence, talent and more.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/rocketing-ford-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/rocketing-ford-future#comments IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo Research & Development Innovation Leadership The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Wed, 10 May 2017 20:01:00 +0000 675981 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images The Rise of China: Managing R&D in the New Superpower http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/rise-china-managing-rd-new-superpower <div class="field-byline"> Christina Valimaki, Senior Director, Elsevier R&amp;D Solutions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Domestic Chinese firms have proven to be successful in capturing the growing middle market and narrowing the gap in quality with their international competitors. As a result, there is greater pressure for foreign firms to introduce new, high-quality products specifically designed for China, in order to maintain their price premium.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/rise-china-managing-rd-new-superpower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/rise-china-managing-rd-new-superpower#comments Competitiveness Research & Development The Latest Wed, 10 May 2017 18:01:00 +0000 675701 at http://www.industryweek.com How to Join Open Innovation Now http://www.industryweek.com/innovation/how-join-open-innovation-now <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>No single organization can develop the best answers possible. The more quickly we each accept that and speed up the entrance ramp to the open innovation highway, the better our solutions become.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/innovation/how-join-open-innovation-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/innovation/how-join-open-innovation-now#comments Ideaxchange Corporate Culture Research & Development Growth Strategies Innovation The Latest Thu, 04 May 2017 15:54:00 +0000 669361 at http://www.industryweek.com Technology Guru Bill Joy Is Betting on a Bulletproof Battery http://www.industryweek.com/energy/technology-guru-bill-joy-betting-bulletproof-battery <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The effort is part of a global race to devise better storage systems for hand-held devices, cars, trucks and electrical grids. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/energy/technology-guru-bill-joy-betting-bulletproof-battery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/energy/technology-guru-bill-joy-betting-bulletproof-battery#comments Product Development Energy Research & Development Growth Strategies Leadership Technology The Latest Tue, 02 May 2017 21:44:00 +0000 667011 at http://www.industryweek.com Ionic Materials Digital Efficiency -- Unlocking the Low-Carbon Economy http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/low-carbon <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Intel and GE </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/1GreenPower_595x335.jpg?1494944304" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-time-description"> 1 hour </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Join us May 31 for a round table discussion about how digital solutions are playing an important role in decarbonization across industries and paving the way for high-impact solutions in areas such as power, lighting, aviation, railway, and ground transportation.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> http://pages.industryweek.com/IW_Digital_Intel_UnlockLowCarbonEconomy_WNR_JR_042517 </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1600pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/low-carbon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automation Energy Management Continuous Improvement Emerging Technologies Product Development Energy Research & Development Public Policy Strategic Planning & Execution Regulations Systems Integration Webinars Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:30:00 +0000 654791 at http://www.industryweek.com Driverless Cars are Learning from Grand Theft Auto http://www.industryweek.com/technology/driverless-cars-are-learning-grand-theft-auto <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As improbable as it may seem to the lay person, hyper-realistic video games are able to generate data that’s very close to what artificial-intelligence agents can glean on the road. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/driverless-cars-are-learning-grand-theft-auto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/driverless-cars-are-learning-grand-theft-auto#comments Product Development Research & Development Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:31:00 +0000 645971 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Mario Tama, Getty Images Download Your Brain? Musk's New Startup Focuses on 'Neural Lacing' http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/download-your-brain-musks-new-startup-focuses-neural-lacing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Tesla founder said Neuralink will be devoted to enabling brains to interface directly with computers.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/download-your-brain-musks-new-startup-focuses-neural-lacing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-technologies/download-your-brain-musks-new-startup-focuses-neural-lacing#comments Emerging Technologies Research & Development Innovation Technology The Latest Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:48:00 +0000 621871 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images