Are You Ready for the Next Stage of the Industry 4.0 Revolution?

An IndustryWeek, Machine Design and Processing-hosted webinar, sponsored by SAP

Originally broadcast on September 15, 2021. Now available On Demand.

Sponsor: SAP
Duration: 1 Hour

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Driving Excellence Across Process Industries

Manufacturing companies are challenged to increase productivity while producing individualized products with high quality in an environment of constantly changing and varying customer demand. Many companies recognize Industry 4.0 as strategic priority to turn these challenges into opportunities. Where does your organization stand when it comes to changes brought on by Industry 4.0? Are you ready to redefine your manufacturing processes and the value your products provide for the next stage of industrial revolution? Join SAP for this 1 hour webcast on how the latest IIOT/Industry 4.0 approaches can help your organization drive operational excellence. 

Learning objectives: 

  • Learn how your organization can achieve fully automated manufacturing operations for process industries such as chemicals, oil and gas, life sciences, and more. 
  • Watch a live demo where Industry 4.0 and IIOT experts from SAP outline best practices for achieving end-to-end integrated business processes plus the integration of operation and IT systems to enable operational excellence with low human touch. 
  • Get a bird’s eye view of SAP’s Industry 4.Now initiative and how you can deploy the strategy quickly for rapid ROI. 


Sam Castro, Solution Management – Digital Manufacturing, SAP

Sam joined SAP in July of 2005 with the acquisition of a small company called Lighthammer. At the time, he was doing implementation consulting, field enablement, custom development, and training for what are now core SAP Connected Manufacturing products (Mfg. Integration & Intelligence or MII and Plant connectivity) After a few years, he moved into the SAP LoB Manufacturing Solution Management group which is directly responsible for strategy, direction, and customer adoption of all manufacturing products at SAP. He is specifically responsible for Industrial Analytics which is represented by the SAP MII, DMCi products, of which he is the solution owner.

Ben Hughes, Industry 4.Now Hub OT Specialist, SAP

Ben has 18 years of engineering experience in a wide range of industries. His past experience includes working with many manufacturers to deploy automation solutions on plant floors, developing automated residential lighting systems, and developing custom control systems for the US Navy and Coast Guard.

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