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5G IoT for Industry 4.0

Manufacturing is undergoing a major generational shift. Industry 4.0, the digitisation and advancement of the manufacturing processes and ecosystem, is set to create far more flexible, efficient and sustainable production lines. 5G for IoT underpins this transformation by enabling manufacturing companies and their supply chain partners the opportunity to utilise emerging technologies such as AI and machine vision to give vastly improved visibility over all aspects of their business.


At MWC 2021, GSMA hosted 5G IoT for Industry 4.0 Session that focused on how modern 5G networks are able to provide a tailored, capable and intelligent solutions to enhance the end to end manufacturing process.

The video from that sesession is embedded below. You can jump to specific timestamp to watch the relevant part:

  • 00:00 Opening Keynote: 5G IoT for Manufacturing - Aruna Srinivasan, Executive Director, IoT, GSMA (slides)
  • 06:41 Panel 1: 5G Networks for Industry 4.0
  • 27:14 Keynote: 5G IoT and Industry 4.0 - Elise Neel, VP, Verizon New Business Incubation, Verizon (slides)
  • 38:22 Panel 2: Business Drivers & Opportunities for Manufacturing in the 5G Era

If you want more details on speakers, check at the bottom of GSMA page here.

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