Digital Tools http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6648/more en Upskilling the Industrial Workforce is in Our Sight http://www.industryweek.com/technology/upskilling-industrial-workforce-our-sight <div class="field-byline"> By Brian Ballard, CEO, Upskill (formerly APX Labs) </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Millions of manufacturing jobs will need to be filled in the next decade and change. Turning to new tech, including smart glasses and augmented reality, can help fill the openings.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/upskilling-industrial-workforce-our-sight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/upskilling-industrial-workforce-our-sight#comments Digital Tools Emerging Technologies Recruiting / Retention Technology Workforce Skilled Worker Shortage The Latest Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:32:00 +0000 524541 at http://www.industryweek.com Upskill Beating Back the Creeping Tyranny of Big Data http://www.industryweek.com/digital-tools/beating-back-creeping-tyranny-big-data <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There is a dark side to big data, and computer scientists warn that we'll need a lot more transparency if its revolution is really to work for all of us.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/digital-tools/beating-back-creeping-tyranny-big-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/digital-tools/beating-back-creeping-tyranny-big-data#comments Digital Tools Information Technology Technology The Latest Wed, 04 Jan 2017 21:23:00 +0000 508191 at http://www.industryweek.com William Thomas Cain, Getty Images Mentoring and Technology Offer a Healthy Outlook for J&J http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-leader-week/mentoring-and-technology-offer-healthy-outlook-jj <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Kathy Wengel leads J&J's supply chain through a technology transformation while raising the profile of women in leadership roles.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-leader-week/mentoring-and-technology-offer-healthy-outlook-jj" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/manufacturing-leader-week/mentoring-and-technology-offer-healthy-outlook-jj#comments Digital Tools Corporate Culture Manufacturing Leader of the Week Supply Chain Workforce IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Tue, 03 Jan 2017 03:44:00 +0000 504381 at http://www.industryweek.com <p> <style type="text/css">.pquote { background: url("http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/uploads/2014/08/openquote-iw.png") no-repeat!important; color: #000000; font-style: italic; margin: 10px; padding: 10px 1px 1px 50px; font-size: 24px; } .article-image .image-description p { margin: 0; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.9; } .image-description { background: #F8F8F8; font-size: 11px; padding: 5px 5px 3px; color: #000; font-weight: normal;!important; } .pcaption { padding-left: 20px; padding-right: 20px; font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.9; padding-bottom: 2px; } </style> </p> <blockquote class="pquote"> <p>Technology is dramatically changing the landscape of what&rsquo;s possible for us.</p> <p><em>&nbsp;- Kathy Wengel</em></p> </blockquote> <hr /> <p><strong>Title:</strong> Worldwide Vice President, Supply Chain/Chief Supply Chain Officer</p> <p><strong>Organization: </strong>Johnson &amp; Johnson<strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Education:</strong> BSE in civil engineering and operations research, Princeton University</p> <p><strong>Honors: </strong>Women of Excellence Award (2015), National Association of Female Executives; AWESOME Legendary Leadership Award, AWESOME (Achieving Women&#39;s Excellence in Supply Chain Operations, Management &amp; Education); Thinkers &amp; Movers Award, DSC Logistics</p> <hr /> <p><em>The <strong>IndustryWeek <a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/manufacturing-leader-week" target="_blank">Manufacturing Leader of the Week</a></strong> highlights the manufacturing leaders, executives and stars who are driving growth in today&#39;s industry and helping to shape the future of manufacturing.</em></p> <hr /> 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?1484776547" /> </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, January 26, 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 Fri, 16 Dec 2016 18:20:00 +0000 490231 at http://www.industryweek.com Manufacturing Flash Forward: A Preview of 2017's Top 17 Issues, in 17 Minutes http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/flash-forward <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Infor </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/Future-2017_Promo.gif?1482870740" /> </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">Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">11:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">12:00</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 three industry insiders on January 17 to learn more about the systems, equipment, processes, workforce and IT solutions you'll need as 2017 ramps up and takes off. </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> http://pages.industryweek.com/IW_Infor_Digital_Infor_ManuFlashForward_WNR_JR_121616 </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1025pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/flash-forward" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Intellectual Property Digital Tools Emerging Technologies Growth Strategies Information Technology Legislation Public Policy Strategic Planning & Execution Regulations Trade Innovation Operations Supply Chain Technology Workforce Webinars Wed, 14 Dec 2016 20:00:00 +0000 486491 at http://www.industryweek.com Shielding Intellectual Property from 3-D Printing's Paradigm Shift http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/shielding-intellectual-property-3-d-printings-paradigm-shift <div class="field-byline"> Mihai M. Vrasmasu and Jesse Camacho </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Once companies start attributing depressed bottom lines to unauthorized 3‑D printing, copyright holders will invariably look for ways to push back. But against whom will they push back to regain control over their intellectual property?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/shielding-intellectual-property-3-d-printings-paradigm-shift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/intellectual-property/shielding-intellectual-property-3-d-printings-paradigm-shift#comments Intellectual Property Digital Tools Innovation The Latest Additive Manufacturing Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:20:00 +0000 480001 at http://www.industryweek.com US Manufacturers Too Slow to Adopt Industry 4.0: BCG Study http://www.industryweek.com/technology/us-manufacturers-too-slow-adopt-industry-40-bcg-study <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. manufacturers need to gain a deeper understanding of how they can apply digital technologies and accelerate the pace of adoption.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/us-manufacturers-too-slow-adopt-industry-40-bcg-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/us-manufacturers-too-slow-adopt-industry-40-bcg-study#comments Competitiveness Digital Tools Information Technology Leadership Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:00:00 +0000 476011 at http://www.industryweek.com So Much Data, So Little Time http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/so-much-data-so-little-time <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Amazon’s latest idea for moving data faster is to put it on a truck.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/so-much-data-so-little-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/so-much-data-so-little-time#comments Ideaxchange Digital Tools Transportation Supply Chain Technology The Latest Fri, 02 Dec 2016 19:21:00 +0000 469571 at http://www.industryweek.com Philips to Start Selling Smart Software for Doctors to Rival GE http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/philips-start-selling-smart-software-doctors-rival-ge <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s a market that could potentially grow twice as fast as Philips’ traditional business supplying scanners and other big-ticket medical gear. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/philips-start-selling-smart-software-doctors-rival-ge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/growth-strategies/philips-start-selling-smart-software-doctors-rival-ge#comments Digital Tools Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Technology The Latest Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:32:00 +0000 457881 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Royal Philips Chief Executive Officer Frans van Houten</p> Royal Philips The Additive Cyber Risk of Additive Manufacturing: Six Steps Towards Greater Security in the Supply Chain http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/additive-cyber-risk <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, in partnership with Deloitte </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/1CyberCrimePromo.gif?1481764410" /> </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, January 12, 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">Additive manufacturing's reliance on digital files and connectivity can also open the process up to entirely new types of cyber threats, from product malfunctions to intellectual property theft and brand risk. Join us on January 12 to review the risks to your brand and explore the pros and cons of potential solutions.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> http://pages.industryweek.com/IW_Digital_Deloitte_AdditiveCyberRisk_WNR_JR_112916 </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1425pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/additive-cyber-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Intellectual Property Digital Tools Emerging Technologies Information Technology Legislation Public Policy Strategic Planning & Execution Regulations Supply Chain Webinars Wed, 23 Nov 2016 20:00:00 +0000 455811 at http://www.industryweek.com