Rethink: The Manufacturing Leadership Council Summit

Events /Rethink The Manufacturing Leadership Council Summit


10/27/2020 - 10/29/2020




NTT DATA will participate in Rethink, the 16th annual National Association of Manufacturers Manufacturing Leadership Summit. This virtual event is the place to connect with the brightest minds in manufacturing to gain insights on technology, leadership strategies, emerging trends and innovative solutions to help you stay competitive with Manufacturing 4.0.

Make plans to visit our virtual booth and talk to our experts about Manufacturing 4.0, digital technology and our Smart Operations solution — a comprehensive IIoT platform designed to provide end-to-end visibility of industrial assets for any digital manufacturing enterprise.

Join Our Think Tank Session

Best Practices Forum: Managing IoT Data

2:00 p.m. EDT
Wednesday, Oct. 28

As manufacturers increasingly connect equipment and other physical objects in their companies, the amount of data being generated is predicted to rise exponentially in the years ahead. But manufacturers have an opportunity to realize business and operational benefits from that data if they can successfully collect, organize, normalize and analyze the information for actionable insights. This Think Tank will identify best practices in leveraging data coming from Internet of Things projects.

The session will be facilitated by NTT DATA's Greg Betz and Baskar Radhakrishnan.

Join Our Roundtables

M4.0 – Linking the Digital Threads

12:30 p.m. EDT
Wednesday, Oct. 28

As you rebound from the numerous supply chain disruptions in 2020, your M4.0 initiatives are critical to meeting customer demand. Join the conversation as we explore how to best integrate the various digital and process threads into a comprehensive smart factory roadmap.

The session will be facilitated by NTT DATA's Jay Monahan.

Transforming Manufacturing Through Technology

12:00 p.m. EDT
Thursday, Oct. 29

Every part of the manufacturing value chain is impacted by technology. How can manufacturers harness emerging technologies to drive significant and sustainable business value?

The session will be facilitated by NTT DATA's Ed Wilson-Smythe.

Listen to Our Executive Dialogue

The Data-Driven Manufacturing Enterprise


Manufacturers hear the phrase “data-driven” often, but what does it really mean? How does a company become so — and what are some of the benefits and challenges? Join this on-demand dialogue to learn more about being an effective data steward, become more confident in your data strategy and reporting and what lies ahead on the road to data mastery.

The dialogue will be hosted by NTT DATA's Greg Betz and Manufacturing Leadership Council's David Brousell.

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