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14 February 2022

Accelerating the Biomanufacturing Revolution

This report by the World Economic Forum reveals how to accelerate the biomanufacturing revolution and help us address our gravest challenges

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26 January 2022

The Data-Driven Journey Towards Manufacturing Excellence

This white paper sheds light on best practices and real-life use cases implemented by the leading manufacturers that co-developed and applied the framework a...

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21 January 2022

An Additive Manufacturing Breakthrough: A How-to Guide for Scaling and Overcoming Key Challenges

This white paper highlights four best practices and three real-world case studies to show paths for overcoming the prevalent current challenges of Additive M...

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19 January 2022

Augmented Workforce: Empowering People, Transforming Manufacturing

This white paper shows how augmentation technologies assist the workforce to create a future of industrial work that is more productive, accessible, inclusiv...

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18 January 2022

Charting the Course for Global Value Chain Resilience 

This paper builds on the previously introduced resiliency compass and presents five distinct profiles of resilience leadership to help manufacturing and supp...

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13 January 2022

Unlocking Business Model Innovation through Advanced Manufacturing

This White Paper outlines successful case studies from those who have already started to unlock business model innovation through the adoption of advanced ma...

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14 October 2021

Financing Resilience in Post-COVID-19 Manufacturing and Supply Systems

This report examines the emerging financial challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic as well as the financial support activated within manufacturing.

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27 September 2021

Global Lighthouse Network: Unlocking Sustainability Through 4IR

This paper challenges the notion that environmental responsibility is inherently at odds with productivity and, by extension, profitability.

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16 September 2021

Digital Traceability: A Framework for More Sustainable and Resilient Value Chains

Leadership teams are facing a pivotal shift. To compete effectively, companies need full visibility throughout their value chains. This paper presents a fram...

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27 July 2021

Shifting Global Value Chains: The India Opportunity

In this fast-evolving context, as global companies adapt their manufacturing and supply chain strategies to build resilience, India has a unique opportunity ...

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6 July 2021

The Resiliency Compass: Navigating Global Value Chain Disruption in an Age of Uncertainty

This paper summarizes insights from senior executives and public sector leaders and introduces the resiliency compass, a new framework for organizations to a...

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24 March 2021

Global Network of Advanced Manufacturing Hubs: Annual Report 2020

The 2020 Annual Report provides an overview of the Global Network, highlights specific initiatives within these regional ecosystems, and provides insights in...

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