Opening session. Industry 4.0: manufacturing, technology, and prospects

4 October 2022 • 09:00 -11:00 • Ballroom C

Online broadcast session

Thematic scope

  • Where we are – the advancement of digitalisation processes in the Polish economy.
  • Key facts and phenomena, as well as trends and pace of the digital transition.
  • In which industries does Industry 4.0 boast the fastest growth, and what factors determine it?
  • The impact of the pandemic and its consequences as well as of the war in Ukraine on the processes of introducing modern solutions.
  • Awareness and competence; infrastructure and costs; and competition and the regulatory environment – the main barriers to investment in the Industry 4.0 technologies.
  • What changes in the areas of Industry 4.0, automation and robotisation of manufacturing processes can be expected in the near future?
  • Staff, competence, and education. Polish specialisations as part of the Industry 4.0 technologies.
  • Presentation of conclusions from the ‘Manufacturing 4.0’ report prepared by the team of the WNP.PL economic portal