CAR Management Briefing Seminars

The Smart Factory

Monday, July 30, 1:00 – 2:30 PM


Advancements in today’s integrated manufacturing systems, enabled by de-centralized computing, artificial intelligence and the internet, are transforming traditional production systems.  While achieving new levels of performance, new challenges arise with smart manufacturing, including: technology integration, justifying investment, advanced work-skill requirements, and cybersecurity.


Kevin Kerrigan
Senior Vice President, Automotive Office, Michigan Economic Development Corporation