Connected Manufacturing Forum 2019

July 29 - 30, 2019

Hilton Austin, Austin, TX

Connected Manufacturing Blog

At Connected Manufacturing, we love giving away plenty of free content, so you can always keep up with the latest developments in IOT, robotics, augmented reality and more. Below we have a few of our most popular articles and case studies.

Ford Motor Enters Digital Era With Its Advanced Manufacturing Center

Defined by cyber-physical systems, Industry 4.0 builds on the technological leaps of the previous three industrial revolutions by connecting machines to one another with digitally enabled technology for a more seamless manufacturing environment.

Coca-Cola's Sustainable Manufacturing Process Strategy

Coca-Cola's acquisition of pioneering new recycling technology for PET plastics. The new technology is being incorporated into the existing manufacturing process at Coca-Cola and will enable the company to create a circular packaging economy

GE Aviation's New Partnership Will Revolutionize Its Manufacturing Process

3DEXPERIENCE platform provides various intuitive 3D applications for product design, analysis, manufacturing and data management in a digital environment. It is a single collaborative platform which can be used at every stage of the design and manufacturing process

Colgate's AR Strategy Adds Wearable Tech To Worldwide Manufacturing

Colgate-Palmolive's latest partnership is set to decrease the amount of unsanctioned downtime, increase general worker productivity, while also helping to maintain its already high standout of employee safety.

Johnson & Johnson Uses 3D Printing to Personalize Skincare Regimes

Using advanced micro 3D printing technology and 3D camera-enabled smartphones, such as the HTC Evo 3D, LG Optimus 3D P920, or many of the latest iPhones, Neutrogena has created a first-of-its-kind beauty treatment - a personalized sheet face mask.

How Lego Uses Convergent Modeling To Build A More Efficient Manufacturing Process

The philosophy of convergent modeling represents something of a paradigm shift in design manufacturing, and Danish toy maker Lego is employing it to build some of its grander creations.

How Boeing is Innovating Their Manufacturing Processes By Teaming Up With Universities

Innovative manufacturing is the beating heart of almost every business, and companies are constantly searching for new ways to bring their products from design to market. Boeing is looking to the world's centers of education to make sure it is grooming the best talent at a grassroots level.

How Johnson & Johnson is Getting "Hip" to the Idea of 3D Printed Body Parts

3D printing has been making waves throughout the manufacturing industry for some time. Now Johnson & Johnson is looking to employ the technology to create bespoke body parts.

How Pfizer is Mixing Things Up with Its New Continuous Manufacturing Plant

Continuous manufacturing is a relatively new concept within the industry and Pfizer is making sure it's trailblazing the process with its new Freiburg facility.