The midlands has a rich heritage of manufacturing generating 20% of UKs manufacturing GVA. Using 5G to accelerate adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies has huge potential to increase productivity and growth.
Manufacturers and businesses interested in the possibilities of 5G are invited to attend a free thought leadership and networking event that will:
Drive awareness of 5G-ACIA’s mission to ensure the best possible application of 5G technology and of 5G networks for the industrial domain.
Highlight WM5G and W5G ambitions in the West Midlands.
Demonstrate real 5G examples from around the world, supported by Ericsson and potential other industry players
Be an opportunity to hear keynote speakers: from 5G industry experts to manufacturing trialists; to share lessons learnt.
Include a panel discussion on how to overcome the barriers to adoption.
Be an ideal networking opportunity.
Workshop attendees will also learn how 5G-ACIA is working to inﬂuence 5G capabilities in order to better support industrial automation use cases and to effectively meet the needs of discrete and process manufacturing – including 5G integration, testing and validation.
Businesses interested in attending should contact Lesley Holt, WM5G Stakeholder Engagement Lead via email: Lesley.firstname.lastname@example.org