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Digital Manufacturing Challenge

Categories: Manufacturing, Technology

The Digital Manufacturing Challenge is a free, in-person event facilitated by expert manufacturing consultants from LMAC in partnership with Callaghan Innovation, EMA, BECA, and Technology Partners  NZ Controls and Wyreframe.

Test your understanding of industry 4.0 solutions and how to apply them to your manufacturing business with the Digital Manufacturing Challenge.

You'll get hands-on experience with all levels of technology , critically analyse possible ROI and pain points, and leave with a personalised reference pack so, you're ready to take the next steps in your industry 4.0 journey. 

In this three-hour gamified session, small teams are tasked with using a budget to make the best technology investment decisions for our continuous batch food manufacturing digital factory, before justifying their investment to gain points.

This challenge requires critical analysis of budget, possible return on investment, strategy and pain points for scenarios across operations from order receipt to fulfilment.

This experience is catered to operators, functional, and senior leaders. To gain maximum benefit from the challenge, each organisation should register between 2-10 staff.

The event agenda includes:

  • Order receipt & entry
  • Inventory management
  • Production Scheduling
  • Picking product
  • Process data / Process Validation
  • Bottleneck identification & resolution
  • Downtime
  • Packing, palletising & logistics
  • Profitability, strategy & change management

Register here.

Morning and afternoon sessions are available.

Date & Time
Waikato Innovation Centre, 3 Melody Lane, Hamilton East.

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