AR/VR and 5G in Advanced Manufacturing

    Venue: Online
    Cost: This is a free event.

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Starts 8 Jun 11:30

Ends 8 Jun 13:00

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5G technology will be key in innovating the manufacturing industry

Developments in communications technologies will create new use cases in the design management and maintenance of the manufacturing process. Examples include digital twinning, prototyping, remote maintenance, employee training and improved production control, with adoption of these creating effective and rapid returns on investment.

This round table session will introduce several industry innovations in this field before developing a discussion around the potential for these to influence and strengthen Scotland’s manufacturing sector.

  • 11.30 Introduction and Welcome.

Paul Coffey CEO S5GC and Joe Pacitti CEO CEED

  • 11.40 Presentations:

1. 5G and Real-time XR Collaboration - how 5G will enable for Industry a Myriad of Spatial Computing Use Cases.

Karl Maddix CEO and Founder. Master of Pie

Masters of Pie

2. Utilisation of AR/VR Applications to Enhance Productivity & User Training Experience within an Industry 4.0 Private 5G Network Environment.

Rob Harlow – Business Development Director - Celona


3. Vodafone Digital Manufacturing Platform


Manufacturing | Industry Expertise | Vodafone UK

4. Deploying AR and VR in an Educational Environment

Dr Neil McDonnel.


5. Satellites, Virtual Reality and Quantum Physics – Science Fiction becomes Manufacturing Reality

RiIOT – David Sime – Co-founder and Director

Riiot Digital

  • 12.30 Panel Discussion
  • 12.50 Conclusions and Actions
  • 13.00 Close