Manufacturing the Future: Industry 4.0 at Philips

Philips is continuously improving and transforming their products to meet the needs of their customers. Investing in smart industry is essential to maintain a competitive manufacturing process.

During this session, the strategy of Philips with regard to smart industry was discussed. Where does Philips focus on implementing their industry 4.0 strategy and how do you ensure that this strategy is achievable? Which applications of industry 4.0 are already visible at Philips and how have they been realised?

Mr Labriola reports directly to the COO of Royal Philips and is part of the ‘Integrated Supply Chain’ organisation. He is responsible for global production across 11 factories for Philips Personal Health. Mr. Labriola leads the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering & Global Operational Excellence teams in the Philips Personal Health industry. 

Participants in this session included the following

  • Operations Director Europe (protein) | Cargill
  • Director Quality Systems | NXP Semiconductors
  • Director Smart Steel Factory | Tata Steel
  • Global Director IT | Caldic B.V.
  • Head of Innovation & Improvement Operations | DAF Trucks

This session was organised by Flevum in collaboration with Capgemini & Microsoft.

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