This report examines the emerging financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the financial support activated within manufacturing.
The Global Lighthouse Network is developing, replicating and scaling innovations, while setting new benchmarks for the global manufacturing community.
Although significant improvements in social sustainability are expected soon, more can be done to improve transparency, monitoring and accountability.
Responsible and social sourcing can help ensure that value chains are more inclusive, diversified and resilient.
Scientists have taken kirigami principles and applied them to 3D materials, to create structures which are capable of transforming into multiple different architectures.
Can debris from Mount Etna pave the way for a new source of renewable, eco-friendly construction material? Researchers and scientists in Sicily think so.
MENA business leaders describe how encouraging industrialisation has bolstered economic diversification in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region.
Aligned to the Maker movement, these workshops encourage local innovation and production in times of crisis. It's time for governments to support them
Steel is the foundation of our buildings, vehicles, and industries, with 1,864 million metric tons of crude steel produced in 2020, according to the World Steel Association.
The physical nature of the manufacturing industry has made the switch to remote work a challenge. Here's how to transition to remote work successfully.
COVID-19 has revealed the critical role supply chain and operations leaders have in maintaining organizational stability and why they'd make great CEOs.
Faster and cheaper to build and more sustainable, too – could this technology be a solution to meeting the world’s housing needs? Three countries show the way.
The novel 3D weaving technology could create temporary additions to buildings to respond to weather changes, such as balconies or louvres.
By building a people-centric mindset in 2021 and using technology to increase agility, manufacturing workers can feel connected, supported and empowered.
The agricultural industry relies on fertilizers and pesticides to improve its yields. Nanotechnology can be used to help achieve high-efficiency delivery.