4Manufacturing® is a tool, developed in partnership with industry, that helps manufacturers deploy digital technologies and realise Industry 4.0.
A revolutionary new approach developed in partnership with the industry to help manufacturers to innovate.
Innovate UK KTN’s 4Manufacturing® initiative is a revolutionary new approach developed in partnership with the industry to help manufacturers to innovate. It provides strategies for businesses to realise a more productive, prosperous future enabled by the integration of technologies and systems using digital data within both the business and the supply chain.
4Manufacturing provides support from trained advisors that work with industry to:
- Understand your needs and identify opportunities
- Define and follow a step-by-step balanced plan of action
- Start with small improvements and grow capability and confidence
- Make targeted links to enablers and funding
- Deliver tangible benefits for your business
We are working with a number of delivery partners (including LEPs, Growth Hubs, Universities, manufacturing and innovation managers), who are deploying the 4Manufacturing tool. Use of the tool is free and Innovate UK KTN will provide free specialist training.
To find out more go to www.4manufacturing.co.uk/partners
Visit the 4Manufacturing® website to find out more.
Launchpad: digital technologies, North East England
Opens: 30/10/2023 Closes: 13/12/2023
UK registered organisations can apply for a share of up to £2m for business led projects in the digital technologies cluster in North East England.
Unlock Funding for Digital Supply Chain Innovation
Opens: 20/11/2023 Closes: 07/12/2023
The Made Smarter Innovation Digital Supply Chain Hub seeks companies interested in developing and deploying digital technology in their testbeds.
Analysis for Innovators Round 12 – stage 1
Opens: 13/11/2023 Closes: 03/01/2024
UK businesses can apply for a share of up to £2.25m to resolve productivity and competitiveness issues by working with top scientists and research facilities.
Related Events and Recordings
Foundation Industries 4.0 – Workshop & Networking Event Roundup
On 27th April 2023, Women Innovators in Foundation Industries (WINFI) held a Foundation Industries 4.0 – Workshop & Networking Event focussing on digital innovations. This event was in collaboration with the EPSRC Next Stage Digital Economy Research Centre (DIGIT Lab), led by the Initiative for Digital Economy (INDEX).