2018 Call for Abstracts

Call for Abstracts

The conference at National Manufacturing Week is the one place for the manufacturing community to come together to be inspired, innovate and connect with one another over three days. Returning to Sydney on 9-11 May 2018, we are looking for speakers in the manufacturing sector to participate in our Industry 4.0 theatre across a number of different session themes.

If you are interested in delivering a presentation, please submit a short abstract and title on the nature of your talk along with details of the proposed speaker.

We are looking for speakers who can speak on (but not limited to):

  • Manufacturer’s innovation stories
  • Advanced materialsR&D growth opportunities
  • Energy Efficiency and Sustainability
  • Industry 4.0
  • Cobots, Big Data, Cloud, Artificial Intelligence
  • Collaborative Robots
  • Advanced Visioning
  • AI and Robotics
  • AI and Automation in the supply chain
  • Block chain technology in the supply chain
  • Cyber security
  • Augmented Reality in manufacturing
  • Interconnected material handling
  • Product Design
  • CAD Design
  • Entering the Global Supply Chain
  • Intelligent Transport
  • Welding
  • IP protection
  • Packaging innovation
  • New Plastics applications
  • New Materials
  • Metal 3D printing
  • Future Workforce in the industry 4.0 age
  • Marketing and brand management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • New business models and opportunities
  • E-commerce

Submission close on the 18th of January 2018 with speakers to be contacted by the 28th of January 2018.


Tues  14 May Exhibition 10am - 6pm
Wed  15 May Exhibition 10am - 6pm
Thurs 16 May Exhibition 10am - 6pm
Fri      17 May Exhibition 10am - 4pm

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