This discussion explores how to make manufacturing more agile, adaptive and resilient, with the support of technology. The ability to adapt fast is a competitive edge in manufacturing.

However, many organisations continue to battle traditional, sluggish operational models that leave both management and employee stuck in pilot purgatory, unable to drive meaningful change, or simply losing productivity and time to inefficient, lengthy processes.

Future-proofing calls for a change in approach: and the answer lies in technology.

The panel looks at some of the operational challenges standing in the way of manufacturers - and how technology can (or should) help us move to agile, data-driven models of working.