Emerging Technologies

Global lighthouses are revolutionizing the world of sustainable manufacturing - but what exactly are they?

A detailed look at lighthouse success cases reveals that organizations investing in 4IR technology are realizing improvements in productivity, sustainability, operating cost, customization, and speed to market. Image: Unsplash/ Science in HD

Francisco Betti

Head, Shaping the Future of Advanced Manufacturing & Value Chains; Member, ExCom, World Economic Forum

Enno De Boer

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Yves Giraud

Senior Expert, Geneva office, McKinsey


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The Global lighthouse Network includes 90 sites as of September 27, 2021. Image: McKinsey & Company

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