The Government has unveiled its Industrial Strategy White paper... https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/662508/industrial-strategy-white-paper.pdf
As part of development of the Digital Manufacturing strand of the Digital Catapult, James Devitt of the University of Huddersfield, Centre for Industrial Analytics was commissioned to coordinate a piece of work to better understand Digital Manufacturing readiness, capability and capacity across the Yorkshire Region. The aim of the study was to gain insight into the current state of digital manufacturing … Continue reading Report: The Future of Manufacturing in the Digital Age in Yorkshire
On Monday of this week, Juergen Maier (CEO, Siemens) published the the findings of the business led industrial digitalisation review, commissioned at the start of the year by the Government. The review has been branded as ‘Made Smarter UK’ and its authors hope that its findings will form the basis of a sector deal, becoming a … Continue reading Made Smarter
The Lords Select Committee has been appointed to consider the economic, ethical and social implications of advances in artificial intelligence, and is now calling for evidence from those interested in these issues. The Committee will begin taking oral evidence in the autumn, and has to report by 31 March 2018. It has published its call … Continue reading What are the implications of artificial intelligence?