Digital Manufacturing Summit

Industrial Innovation - Digital Transformation - Automation + Robotics – Sustainability - Industrial Data - Digital Lean

Chicago, North America - 6th & 7th April 2022

Digital Manufacturing Summit
Industrial Innovation – Digital Transformation – Industrial IoT – Technology – Industrial Data – Automation + Robotics – Sustainability

Transform Industry brings you the 6th annual Digital Manufacturing Summit global series of world-class manufacturing events, where 40+ Industrial Innovation and Technology speakers will illustrate the latest manufacturing case studies, explore enterprise transformation and showcase current and future automation, innovation and IIoT technologies, applications and solutions for the industrial, automation and manufacturing sectors.


At Digital Manufacturing Summit in addition to personal and professional development, you can steer your business to work smarter and to become more agile, by understanding how leading companies are utilising and implementing new applications, solutions, and technologies. The event brings together leading professionals to share their know-how and expertise on making the most of the challenges faced and the opportunities that exist to ensure future innovation and development for manufacturing.


Key Focus Areas include

Supply chain resilience – Robotics and process automation – Smart Factory – AI and Machine Learning – Innovation – Industrial IIoT – Sustainability – Remote working – Industry 4.0 and IIoT – Cognitive Manufacturing – Sensors and IoT – Big Data Analytics – 5G / Connectivity – Product Life-Cycle Analytics – Enabling Carbon Neutral Production with IoT – Innovating Predictive Maintenance – Digital Engineering – Additive Manufacturing – Optimizing Remote Services – AR & VR in Manufacturing Simulation – Rethinking MES – Connected Production – IoT Platforms – Improving SCM – End-to-end Supply Chain Visibility – Digital Twin – Intelligent Automation – Cobots in Manufacturing Systems – Intelligent Process Automation


300+ senior delegates  |  40+ speakers   |  15+ solution and technology providers

Key Topics and Themes

Digital Transformation

Smart Factory

AI & Machine Learning

Data Analytics

Industry 4.0 & IIoT

Robotics & Automation

Future Technology Applications

Industrial Innovation

Sensors & IoT


Digital Lean

5G / Connectivity

Unrivalled business and personal development benefits

Business Benefits:

  • Optimize business processes
  • Seize competitive advantage in an unprecedented era
  • Expand your business and customer portfolio
  • Reduce costs – work lean and smarter
  • Drive ahead of the competition
  • Improve resourcing efficiencies for greater productivity
  • Streamline your production process
  • Turbo charge profitability and ROI
  • Build positive brand exposure
  • Increase operational capacity

Personal Benefits:

  • Gain exposure to multiple industries successfully deploying new and emerging technologies with best-in-class manufacturing speakers
  • Expand your professional network through meetings, panels, and roundtable sessions
  • Make better data-based decisions on vital business projects
  • Get direct access to world renowned enterprises and learn best practice through case studies and exclusive presentations
  • Source new suppliers and have productive conversations to how they can support your manufacturing business
  • Benefit from a fully immersive virtual event experience with interactive event features, video meetings, chat and advanced networking capabilities and AI powered matchmaking

To provide a diverse cross-section of industry case studies and viewpoints, the top-level, senior attendees are drawn from across the following sectors:

Industrial & Manufacturing


Logistics & Warehousing / SCM

Machinery & Equipment


Retail & Wholesale

Engineering & Construction


Who will be there?

From CEOs to VPs of Manufacturing, Technology, Digital, Innovation, Operations and Supply Chain. Mingle with VPs, Directors and Managers, Senior Decision makers at every level. This practical, how-to content-packed programme will show you where the opportunities are that you can exploit, and, more importantly, how you can gain competitive advantage. Our expert speakers and discussion leaders will steer you through the process required to transform and futureproof your manufacturing business for the next decade.


Digital Manufacturing Summit attracts manufacturers now using, purchasing, or reviewing technology solutions within:

Manufacturing – Industrial – Engineering – IT / Technology – Innovation – Digital Transformation – Advanced Manufacturing – Data Analytics – Plant Management – Operations – Automation – Product Design & Engineering – Supply Chain – Manufacturing R&D – Production Management – Continuous Improvement – Field Services – Data Science

Attended by world renowned enterprises

Trusted and supported by globally recognised brands

This was an excellent and well-run virtual event, that kept the IIOT community together, informed, and up to date on the latest advances achieved during this year of COVID

Arnie Kravitz


Thank you for the opportunity to contribute. I just poked around the platform a little – definitely among the most dynamic I’ve seen so far with the ability to meet and connect with people in a virtual lounge. Very cool.

Ryan Martin

ABI Research

Thank you so much, this was a very informative event.

Chase Saylor

CTS Corporation

Overall, a most favourable experience. Thanks for your help in selecting me as a speaker and managing the logistics of recording and presenting the talk. It went very smoothly from a speaker’s perspective. I would be happy to participate in your future conferences.

Chuck Byers


Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting?

Digital Manufacturing Summit event offers many ways to connect with new customers within our 100k+ community through sponsorship and digital media programmes. Download the media kit to discover more about our audience and ways to get involved.

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