Industry 4.0 initiatives

The Queensland Government is committed to delivering a number of initiatives, including Industry 4.0 seminars and masterclasses, Technology in Manufacturing and the Digital Connectivity programs to support manufacturers in their transition to becoming advanced manufacturers.

Check out our industry events below.

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Introduction to Industry 4.0 Seminars

May to July 2021

An introduction to Industry 4.0 for manufacturers in Queensland

Various dates and locations:

Industry 4.0 Masterclasses

August to September 2021

Industry 4.0 masterclasses featuring guest speakers to help improve your business.

Various dates and locations:

Brisbane - 24 August 2021

Gympie - 25 August 2021

Mackay -7 September 2021

Gladstone - 8 September 2021

Cairns - 21 September 2021

Townsville - 22 September 2021.

Digital Connectivity Program

August 2021

A program to help manufacturers understand digital connectivity, and its importance, across all areas of their business.

A key element of Industry 4.0 adoption is having a digital strategy and understanding how digital technologies can connect all areas of the business to maximise efficiency and increase productivity and profitability.

Four lunch-time sessions addressing digital connectivity for manufacturers will be delivered online in August 2021. The program will assist manufacturers to understand digital connectivity, and its importance, across all areas of their business.

Technology in Manufacturing

November 2021

To raise awareness of new technologies, understanding technology implementation and new jobs available through Industry 4.0, a series of Technology in Manufacturing events will be held around Queensland in November 2021.

These one-day events include a showcase and practical demonstration of selected emerging technologies and their applications in manufacturing.">

Last updated: 10 Jun 2021