Accelerating digital transformation in manufacturing: the role of private networking and industrial edge

7 December 2023, Europe 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm GMT
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How is private 5G adoption and connectivity paving the way for digital transformation?

The world is undergoing a rapid wave of digitalization – and for businesses, big and small, it is a case of either keep up or get left behind. For organizations in asset-intensive industries like manufacturing, embracing technological advances will enable them to become data-driven, adopt zero-touch automation and transform the way people and machines work together.

One of the keys to unlocking the potential of Industry 4.0 lies in an organization’s wireless infrastructure. A secure, reliable and high-performance 5G network - one that connects all machines, people and processes - has the capacity to transform a business, its operations and deep data insights. But interfacing new technologies with legacy environments, and overcoming the many challenges associated with this, is complex.

Join Nokia and a select group of industry peers in this exclusive, virtual roundtable event with Meet The Boss to find out what best-in-class organizations are doing on their digital journeys, discuss the benefits of digital transformation and the role of private wireless and Wi-Fi6.

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About Nokia

We are a B2B technology innovation leader in networking, bringing together the world's people, machines and devices to realize the potential of digital in every industry. This is Nokia, but not as the world has seen us before. Our new visual identity reflects who we are today – a B2B technology innovation leader pioneering digital transformation. We’re driving the future where networks meet cloud to accelerate digital across every industry and maximize the opportunities it offers.

Along with our new visual identity is ‘the power of n’ – this is how we will communicate our vision to the world. The n stands for the exponential potential of networks. The networks that Nokia is pioneering that have the power to transform the way we all live and work.

Networks are the catalysts for change, fueling the innovation that can transform businesses, society and the world. And they have the exponential potential to solve some of the biggest challenges we face today whilst offering organizations new ways to achieve their sustainability goals.

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Discussion topics

Where is your digital journey when it comes to private wireless 5G and industrial edge?

What challenges do you face regarding the execution of their current digital transformation?

Where does your organization see itself in the next phase of digital transformation?

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Closed door, tailored conversations to benchmark, share and get better equipped to solve complex transformation projects.

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Meet industry leading like-minded executives tackling similar initiatives.

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Discover and network to gain expertise and experience on how to best act and succeed.

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"Very engaging on the right topics and with the right people, I very much look forward to (attending more) in the future"
Alex Boehme, CTO, H&M Group
"Since the session I did have several of the attendees reach out to me. We were able to grow our networks, connect together, share experiences, and I look forward to continuing those dialogs into the future"
Jeffrey Johnson, Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer and Chief Security Officer, Siemens Health Affairs for North America
"A great mixture of good topics, great technology, very engaging and having some leading experts in the field being there"
Dr Brian Letort, Fellow & Chief Enterprise Architect, Northrop Grumman
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David Kidder, CEO & Co-Founder, Bionic
"The roundtables were really valuable sessions."
Mike Welna, Senior Information Security Director, Boys Town
"I made quite a few contacts that will be beneficial to me."
Margaret Bond, Director of Cyber Security, Numotion
"This is not your typical zoom. This is a lot more innovative. The look and feel is far more advanced than what I've seen before. "
Marty Sprinzen, Founder & CEO, Vantiq

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Solve key challenges and ensure relevant discussions connect with outcomes efficiently and at pace.


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Collaborate and network to gain expertise and experience on how to best act and succeed


In-depth face time with the world’s leading tech companies pushing the boundaries to solve your challenges

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