See the IfM at the Smart Factory Expo

The IfM are exhibiting at the Smart Factory Expo in Liverpool on 15th and 16th November. Over 4,000 people are expected to attend the show, run by the Manufacturer magazine, which is collocated with other events including the Leaders Conference and the annual Manufacturer MX Awards.


It is free to attend the event and you can register here.


IfM activities at the Smart Factory Expo


Visit our stand – D12


If you want to find out more about the IfM, discuss any aspects of our research, or find out more about our executive education and consultancy services, please visit stand D12.


Take part in an IfM workshop – Using your ecosystem to make the right digital choices


The IfM and Cambridge Service Alliance are running 3 free workshops over the show for delegates to attend. The workshops will explore the importance of your business ecosystem and why it's vital for maintaining competitive advantage, value creation and service delivery. Through understanding your business ecosystem you will be able to then identify ways to create and capture new value, including opportunities to leverage digital information and technologies as well as create new and disruptive business models.


Format: 1 hour 15 minute workshop


Date: 15 & 16 Nov 2017


Timings: 14.00-15.15 and 15.30-16.45 (on 15th November), 10.00 – 11.15 (16th November)


Find out more about the workshop


Sign up for the workshop


Hear from Jag Srai about the Digitalisation of Supply Chains


Dr Jag Srai,Head, Centre for International Manufacturing, will be speaking at 15.45 on day 1 of the Leaders Conference in the 'Supply chain and operations stream'. His presentation, ‘Making the right digital choices for your supply chain’ will cover some of the opportunities and challenges and look at trends across different industries. He will also give an overview of the ‘IfM Digital Scenarios Framework’ which helps organisations to structure decision making when considering the vast range of digital opportunities available to them.


Find out more about the Leaders Conference


For further information please contact:

Lisa Barnett

T: +44 (0)1223 748267