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DJFM Industry 4.0 awareness & experience workshop

WHEN: 16 Apr

WHERE: Throughout Victoria - see below

DJFM Industry 4.0 awareness & experience workshop 

Explore alternative ways of creating value for your business using Industry 4.0 and get hands-on experience with Industry 4.0 technologies.

About this event

Having a strategy of adopting digital technologies is becoming imperative in manufacturing and process related industries. This full day workshop has 2 sessions to help you explore alternative ways of creating value for your business and your customers and take a step towards your digital transformation journey.

Preparation for the workshop – please bring your fully charged wi-fi enabled laptop or tablet (essential) and charger to interact with the online diagnostic tool.

Morning and afternoon tea, and lunch will be provided, starting 8:00 am.

The workshop commences from 8.30am.

Places are limited.

Dates and venues

  1. Metro North – Tuesday 16th April’24, VGBO Office

Location: VGBO Office, University Hill, Suite 16 Level 1, 20 Enterprise Drive, Bundoora VIC 3083

  1. Metro South – Wednesday 1st May’24 – Holiday Inn, Dandenong, Dandenong room

Location: Holiday Inn, 50-52 McCrae Street, Dandenong, Victoria, 3175

  1. Geelong – 16th May’24 – Rydges Geelong, Kardinia room

Location: Rydges Geelong, Cnr Gheringhap & Myers Street, Geelong, VIC 3220

  1. Ballarat – 17th May’24 – Mercure Ballarat – Hotel & Convention Centre (Victoria One room)

Location: Mercure Ballarat, 613 Main Rd, Golden Point VIC 3350

Who should attend – created specifically for business owners and senior executives wanting to gain a high-level understanding of Industry 4.0 technologies. More broadly, CEOs, MDs, General Managers, Operations Managers, from industrial and consumer goods manufacturing and processing industries including food & beverage manufacturing, agri-business, defence, FMCG etc., can benefit from this workshop.

Morning session – Futuremap Workshop

In this session, participants improve their Industry 4.0 awareness through participation and reflection using the futuremap® diagnostic tool. futuremap® was developed specifically for Australian Manufacturing SMEs. Since 2018, futuremap® has helped over 800 manufacturers assess and map the maturity levels and capabilities of their business in the areas of

  • Market positioning
  • Leadership, strategy and change management
  • Innovation and use of technology
  • Digital Manufacturing (Industry 4.0)

The futuremap® self-diagnostic tool will provide a personalised report of the level of maturity on various key factors of your business in relation to Industry 4.0/digital technology adoption, identify growth opportunities, areas of improvement and resources to assist tackling the next steps.

Afternoon session – Technology Demonstration

In this session participants can engage in hands-on experiential learning by interacting with technology demonstrators across Robotics, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Augmented & Virtual Reality technologies.


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