Focused on digital transformation and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), this podcast features thought leaders from across Europe, the Middle East and Africa exploring the impact of cutting-edge technologies; workforce and talent issues; and business trends. This show will help you understand what is driving modern manufacturing and processing by discussing the latest innovations.
Series 3 - Episode 07: From Industry 4.0 to Green.0 (Part 2)
Picking up from where they left off last time, Mike Loughran is once again joined by Jan Burian and Lorenzo Veronesi of IDC, discussing the potential offered by what they call “Green.0”. In this second episode, they explore the challenges ahead and the KPIs manufacturers can consider to help overcome them.
Series 3 - Episode 06: From Industry 4.0 to Green.0 (Part 1)
Sustainability is fast becoming a business imperative, but the data you’re already collecting from your digital transformation can help you revolutionize your sustainability programs, helping you to create strategies and objectives that make a real difference – to the environment and your bottom line. Join Mike Loughran and his guests, Jan Burian and Lorenzo Veronesi of IDC, as they explore the potential offered by what they call “Green.0”.
Series 3 - Episode 05: The Most Common Cyber Threats in the Industrial Environment
Cyber criminals are typically able to move faster than companies. This means you need to know where your vulnerabilities are and where the likely threats will come from. To enhance their security posture, leaders need to start prioritising their cybersecurity systems. This starts with understanding where in the company the most common threats exist. Join Mike Loughran, with guests Grant Geyer, Chief Product Officer at Claroty, and Eduardo di Monte, Cybersecurity Strategic Growth Leader at Rockwell Automation, as they discuss the nature of these threats and how to secure your business against them.
Series 3 - Episode 04: Elements of a Robust Risk-Management Program
For many years, there have been industrial leaders who have brushed off cyber threats as a concern for digital companies in sectors such as e-commerce, with little relevance for their own business. But now, in this age of smart manufacturing and Industry 4.0, leaders ignore cyber risks at their peril. In this episode, Mike Loughran is joined by guests Thierry Rouquet, Director of Business Development IOT at Cisco, and Eduardo di Monte, Cybersecurity Strategic Growth Leader at Rockwell Automation, discussing how manufacturers can protect their business from this modern threat.
Series 3 - Episode 03: Transparency and the Quest for Shop Floor Engagement
A company cannot simply deploy a new technology or digital initiative without considering the implications for its workers. When it comes to facilitating change, culture and transparency matter. Join Mike Loughran and his guests, Roman Lafage, Digital Manufacturing Director at Vesuvius, and Eric Chalengeas, Regional Vice President for South Europe at Rockwell Automation, as they discuss why a successful digital transformation program needs to be a blend of technology, processes and – most importantly – people.
Series 3 - Episode 02: Modern Remote Services Help You Stay Productive
Modern remote services have been of vital importance during this extended period of global lockdown, but they also offer immense value to manufacturers for the years ahead. Join Mike Loughran, with his guests Maciej Redel, Senior Manager and Digital Lead at Kalypso, and Partha Seshadri, Regional Vice President of Lifecycle Services in EMEA at Rockwell Automation, as they discuss developments in this area based on their hands-on experience.