Egbert-Jan Sol, CTO at TNO Industry, Gives Insights on “Making Dutch Industry very much smarter”

Egbert-Jan Sol, is CTO at TNO Industry and part-time professor at the Radboud University. He manages the Dutch Smart Industry program office. They are examining the disruptive impact smart connected devices will have on the way we make things. Until now, Europe has exported high value high-tech equipment destined for industries in Asia. ASML for chip manufacturer is perhaps the best known of a whole range of companies doing this. Asian companies use these machines to make goods in vast quantities, shipping them to Europe. But that’s all about to change. Continue reading “Egbert-Jan Sol, CTO at TNO Industry, Gives Insights on “Making Dutch Industry very much smarter””

Egbert-Jan Sol, TNO, Presents: “Smart Industry = (Industrie 4.0 + Innovation 4.0 + Economy 4.0)/IoT”

Egbert-Jan Sol, TNO, Presents: “Smart Industry = (Industrie 4.0 + Innovation 4.0 + Economy 4.0)/IoT”

Industrie 4.0, innovation 4.0 and economy 4.0 are all three further developments of ICT with Internet of Things as the enabler. The presentation will address these three developments and the results in what we call in the Netherlands Smart Industry, the acceleration of ICT application in our industry and the consequences of this trend in business, but also in the need of skills upgrading by many. Continue reading “Egbert-Jan Sol, TNO, Presents: “Smart Industry = (Industrie 4.0 + Innovation 4.0 + Economy 4.0)/IoT””