Role of 5G in Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

30 October, 02:30 EDT


Role of 5G in Industry 4.0

We will discuss how to simplify the capture and transfer of data that drives smarter manufacturing. Talk about specific examples and scenarios in manufacturing and communication technologies of how 5G networks help drive digital transformation within the manufacturing sector.

  • 5G and Industry 4.0 in a nutshell
  • Smart Wireless Manufacturing
  • Strategic business-driven decisions
  • IoT and Industry connectivity
  • Testing results
 Magnus-Ewerbring Magnus Ewerbring
Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Asia-Pacific, Ericsson

As Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Asia-Pacific, Magnus Ewerbring is responsible for driving technology alignment as well as long term technology strategies for Ericsson in Asia-Pacific. Magnus has been with Ericsson for more than 30 years and has held several senior executive positions within Ericsson R&D, the Business Units, as well as in customer accounts. Magnus holds a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Chalmers University of Technology (Gothenburg, Sweden) and a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University (Ithaca, N.Y., USA). Magnus is based in Hong Kong.

Boon Choon Lim
President – Korea, ASEAN, Pacific, India 
Manufacturing Intelligence division, Hexagon

Boon Choon is an engineering professional with over twenty years’ of experience in managing industrial business and metrology solutions, Boon Choon has worked across multiple renowned organizations and leadership roles. His experience covers a range of markets from Oil & Gas, Energy & Power, Automotive, Aerospace, Electronics to Medical industries. Boon Choon holds an MBA and a Mechanical Engineering degree, from one of UK’s leading MBA schools, University of Strathclyde and Singapore’s highly acclaimed National University of Singapore. Boon Choon is based out of Singapore.

 Sachin-Mathur-Speaker-image-for-APAC-Ericsson-Hexagon-webinar Sachin Mathur
Head of Partnership Programs, Smart Factory

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Combining his passion for technology with a love of collaboration, Sachin Mathur excels at forging vital bonds between business and transformative digital technologies. In his global role as Head of Partnership Programs for Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, Sachin fosters industry and strategic partnerships that deliver a host of innovations, benefits, and added value to the market.