The Implications of Industry 4.0 on Workforce

This session seeks to demystify what Industry 4.0 is and why it matters to manufacturing and the development of the emerging workforce. Industry 4.0 will forever change the way goods and manufactured and distributed by connecting people, new technologies, and innovation to create SMART factories.

This session will provide an overview of the work occurring in Southeastern Wisconsin to proactively address the projected skills gap and how we can collectively prepare the future workforce for these jobs of the future.

Presenters: Todd McLees, Pendio Group
                 Matt Kirchner, Lab Midwest
                 Laura Schmidt, Advancing AI Wisconsin