It’s official, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has extended the Black Industrialist Scheme (BIS) after hitting their first 100 industrialists a year earlier than targeted.
I attended the “Davos Deconstructed” seminar at Wits Business School on 1st February 2016.
I must admit, I have been following the 4th Industrial Revolution discussion since the World Economic Forum and I have been fascinated.
We’re in for a total change in the way business, society and technology works and interacts and I am not sure how many people are actually aware of what’s happening, or even that something is happening.
>>Click Here<< to view a video that sums up the 4th Industrial Revolution
What does IR4.0 mean for the world?
I attended a great session recently on the topic of the Cost of Complexity in Manufacturing, hosted by GIBS and presented by Andre de Ruyter, CEO of Nampak on September 16, 2015.
We have all, I'm sure, been reading of how the economy is not ideal for South African manufacturers and that with wage and labour issues, struggling consumer demand, power cuts and insufficient policy to support a healthy manufacturing environment, the picture looks bleak - this is the same old rhetoric we hear over and over.