• Speaker: Dr Michael Lucas, Woolworths
  • Title: The Rise of the Future Warehouse - Balancing People and Robotics
  • Location: Room V109, Mathematics Building (Callaghan Campus) The University of Newcastle
  • Time and Date: 11:00 am, Tue, 28th Nov 2017
  • Abstract:

    This presentation will discuss the megatrends, both technological and societal, that are impacting the modern supply chain. In particular, the balance between people and machines will be explored in the context of future of work within supply chains. What are the appropriate roles for robotics within the supply chain of the future? What is the future for people in the supply chain? Examples of existing and emerging technologies will be presented to show that the future supply chain is close at hand.

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