Phillip Wallner, Industry Manager for the Industrial Automation & Machinery industry in Europe, visited South Africa recently to share his knowledge on Industry 4.0, including implementing Industry 4.0 solutions practically, where they sit in your IT infrastructure and the benefits of adopting Industry 4.0.
The seminar consisted of the following discussions:
Keynote: Debunking Industry 4.0 myths and reframing in a South African context – Dean Redelinghuys, Director of Opti-Num Solutions and OPC toolbox development manager
Practicalities, Integration with Existing Systems, and benefits of Industry 4.0 – Phillip Wallner, Industry Manager for the Industrial Automation & Machinery industry in Europe
Digitalisation in Mineral Processing: Data driven decision making and knowledge creation – De Villiers Groenewald, Lead control engineer at Anglo Platinum
Digitization in the Mining Industry - Behavioral Modelling - Johann Steyl, Director at Dynamet Insights. A recorded version of Johann's presentation can be found here.
Should you wish to view the presentations, they are available for download here.
Opti-Num Solutions believe that you can improve efficiency and profitability with Industry 4.0 by using the best of breed, trusted software tools and by partnering with our experienced consulting team to get ramped up quickly. Speak to us about a product trail or a feasibility study to jump start your Industry 4.0 initiatives.