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21/08/2017

China’s grand plans can attract more foreign investment

  Discussions at an event organised by the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit reveal that, despite the challenges they present,...
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31/03/2017

Strong Leadership will Ensure UAE can Overcome Future Challenges

HE Mohammad Abdulla Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future: “We are in the mode of nation building....
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31/03/2017

Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit Closes with a Commitment to return in 2019

Inaugural Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit Closes after three days of high level talks on the impact of 4IR technologies...
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30/03/2017

Myths and misperceptions holding back investment across Africa, Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit hears

Growth in trade between African nations looks promising, driven by demographics and growing Middle Class   Narrative surrounding the continent...
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30/03/2017

Emiratisation and strong SME sector key to developing manufacturing in UAE, Tawazun CEO tells Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

  Future of manufacturing requires strong SME sector, HE Saif Al Hajeri tells delegates Daylight Programme has positive impact on...
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30/03/2017

Convergence Means Heavy Industry is No Longer Needed, says Panellist at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

Heavy industry can be replaced as a result of digitisation – a benefit that countries with limited heavy industry, such...
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30/03/2017

30,000 Aircraft Needed in the Next 20 Years, say Experts at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

  No downturn in sight for the aerospace industry amidst increasing demand Biofuels are being explored, but are not commercially...
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29/03/2017

Al Tayer: Mohammed bin Rashid has set a vision to rank Dubai as a global leader in mobility by 2030

The Roads and Transport Authority – Mohammed Al Munji: HE Mattar Al Tayer, Director General and Chairman of the Board...
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29/03/2017

Pakistan Industry Minsiter tells Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit ‘South Asia is Open for Business’

China-Pakistan Economic Corridor will help boost regional economy Improving the India-Pakistan relationship is key to economic integration   Abu Dhabi,...
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29/03/2017

Move from low-tech to high-tech signals move from human to machine, Asian business leaders tell Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

Next-generation manufacturers must focus on innovation, removal of distribution barriers and improved speed of delivery Empowering youth with the high-tech...
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29/03/2017

Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit hears that ‘almost 50 per cent of today’s jobs are susceptible to automation’

Education sector needs to integrate entrepreneurialism Aerospace is an industry which students should focus on 47 per cent of people’s...
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29/03/2017

Global Manufacturing & Industrialisation Summit (GMIS) and ADNIC Support UAE’s Adoption of Innovation in Transportation Technology

UAE leading the way in the adoption of innovative technologies and smart city living Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit to...
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29/03/2017

Fourth Industrial Revolution is Essential for Development – China’s Zhang Feng at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

Zhang Feng, Chief Engineer, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China (MIIT), delivers keynote address...
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29/03/2017

Dubai’s Transport System on Track for Smart Future, RTA’s Mattar Al Tayer tells Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

Government is ‘shaping the future’ of transportation to transform the urban environment Attitudes of car manufacturers and drivers will need...
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29/03/2017

Disruptive Thinking Vital to Evolving Business Landscape, Boeing tells Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

The Boeing Company discusses how disruptive thinking helped create a 20 per cent more fuel-efficient airplane Untapped potential as 90...
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29/03/2017

Beyond Autonomous, the Future of the Automotive Industry is Rooted in Experiences, say Panellists at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

Automotive industry moving increasingly into experiential territory, with comfort and varied experiences driving change as much as technological advancement Embracing...
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29/03/2017

US policy should focus on quality and not quantity of jobs, panel tells Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

More inward-looking policies under Trump have pluses and minuses, delegates told Manufacturing sector welcomes potential cuts in regulation and sweeping...
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29/03/2017

UAE Showcases the Power of Partnerships in Pioneering 4IR Technologies

The Manufacturing Expo 2017’s Innovation Circle powered by Tawazun demonstrates practical applications of Fourth Industrial Revolution between local and global...
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29/03/2017

UAE Ministers Say Energy, Human Capital Key to Sustainable Economies, During Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit Interview

HE Eng. Suhail Al Mazrouei, UAE Minister of Energy, and HE Dr Thani Al Zayoudi, UAE Minister of Climate Change...
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29/03/2017

Recognise Disruption as a Positive Force, world politicians tell Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

The effect of disruption on global trade patterns, employment trends, and political dynamics discussed by panel of global politicians at...
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29/03/2017

PwC Reveals the Four Guiding Principles to Success at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit Interview

Re-examining business models is essential to avoid being left behind in an increasingly competitive business world Collaborative environment between man...
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28/03/2017

We are in an ‘emergence era’ defined by new digital reality, GE’s Beth Comstock tells Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

Era defined by seemingly random and unrelated events combining to create new structures Delegates told to ignore traditional bureaucracy and...
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28/03/2017

Siemens’ digital factory expert outlines five steps businesses must implement to keep pace with disruptive technologies

Businesses advised to digitalise value chain processes or potentially risk the loss of market share in the digital era at...
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28/03/2017

Power of imagination will change manufacturing, Dassault CEO tells Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

In today’s economy, value lies with the experience, not the product, Bernard Charlès, tells delegates Innovative, sustainable solutions needed to...
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28/03/2017

Partnerships, Grants, Jobs, Action – the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit Delivers on Opportunity

Opening day of Global Summit brings action on and outcomes for UAE Youth Joe Kaeser, Siemens CEO, grants €100m in...
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28/03/2017

Collaborative Manufacturing Approach Key to Resolving Customer Issues, says Yosuke Takagi at Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit Interview

Yosuke Takagi, State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan, delivers keynote address on day one of the Global Manufacturing...
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28/03/2017

Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit opens: ‘It’s in our hands to make sure that manufacturing is a force of good in the world.’

  Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit opening remarks explore the potential for manufacturing as a positive influence on societies Global...
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28/03/2017

Hyperloop One Shares Transformative Vision for the Future of Manufacturing

“Hyperloop One changes everything,” says Senior Vice President of Global Operations, Nick Earle, at GMIS Building Hyperloop will shape and...
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27/03/2017

Mubadala, the Dubai Future Foundation and GE launch region’s first Microfactories in the UAE

Microfactory to support UAE developments in 3D printing and small batch manufacturing to on-demand global collaboration and crowdsourced problem solving...
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27/03/2017

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid officially opens the inaugural Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit in Abu Dhabi

Opening ceremony addresses from H.E. Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy; Mr LI Yong, Director General of UNIDO; HE...
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13/03/2017

GMIS signs MoU with General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises to boost public-private sector conversation

First Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit to open conversational doorways that encourage public-private sector collaborations General Confederation of Moroccan Enterprises...
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07/03/2017

K&L Gates LLP Addresses Legal Implications of a New World Driven by 4IR Technologies

Global law firm introduces opinion piece on autonomous transport, specifically developed for the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit
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05/03/2017

Top Government and Industry Players Named Among Speakers for Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

High-profile speakers for world-first event in March include: E. Tarek Kabil, Minister of Trade and Industry, Egypt E. Dr Elham...
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03/03/2017

GE partners with the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit to revolutionize industry through additive manufacturing and digitization

GE, the world’s digital industrial company, becomes a founding partner for the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit
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20/02/2017

China Federation of Industrial Economics forms strategic partnership with the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit

Industrial modernisation body of world’s largest manufacturing country supports Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit – the first event of its...
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08/02/2017

Brazil’s Manufacturers urged to harness the power of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit signs MoU in Sao Paulo with Brazil’s Confederação Nacional da Industria Partnership to help forge...
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05/02/2017

Trading and Business Matchmaking to be Core Focus of Newly-Launched Global Value Chain Market Platform

ZonesCorp, the largest operator of purpose built industrial zones in the UAE, announced as the strategic partner for the Global...
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06/12/2016

MoU between GMIS and Slovakian association: GMIS forges international links in the run up to inaugural summit

Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit representatives meet with Slovakia’s manufacturing and industrial leaders Emerging economies can learn from Slovakia’s automotive...
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28/11/2016

Global Value Chains fuelled by Industry 4.0 Technologies Will Shape a New World for Manufacturing

Collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and Industry 4.0 represent the core components of a sustainable path forward to global value chains Major investment...
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28/11/2016

Global Value Chains fuelled by Industry 4.0 Technologies Will Shape a New World for Manufacturing

Collaboration, knowledge-sharing, and Industry 4.0 represent the core components of a sustainable path forward to global value chains Major investment...
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26/11/2016

Further Boost for UAE Manufacturing as Tawazun signs Strategic Partnership with GMIS

Tawazun committed to adding value to UAE’s manufacturing and technology capabilities through partnerships, capacity building and knowledge transfer Global Manufacturing...
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25/11/2016

GMIS a platform for technology standardisation, says UNIDO at Moscow roadshow

Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit will enable discussion on standardising new technologies for industry-wide applications Current lack of standardisation means...
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15/11/2016

Under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Abu Dhabi Will Host GMIS in March 2017

Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 15, 2016: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince...
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12/11/2016

GMIS cements ties with Japan’s manufacturing and technology innovators

  Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit representatives in talks with Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to discuss Japan’s...
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05/11/2016

GMIS signs pact to put manufacturing at heart of future co-operation with Poland

  GMIS’ MoU with Polish Chamber of Commerce aims to encourage nations to place greater emphasis on manufacturing activities globally...
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19/10/2016

Digital transformation set to generate additional US$17bn annually for Middle East industrial sector

GMIS: PwC report, ‘Industry 4.0: Building The Digital Industrial Enterprise’, predicts that over the next five years digitisation in the...
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10/10/2016

Siemens partners with GMIS to drive new generation of sustainable industrialisation

Partnership puts manufacturing at the heart of global problem-solving and sustainable industrial development, in line with UN’s Development Goals Global...
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03/10/2016

Pressing global challenges and disruptive technology will radically reshape manufacturing

  GMIS, world’s first global manufacturing summit, to be held on Al Reem Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE, from March 27...
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