As manufacturers navigate the long-term impacts of the pandemic, they now face new geopolitical disruptions and a growing emphasis on environmental sustainability and human-centered objectives.

This recording of the opening plenary session of the Power of Unified Manufacturing event explores some of the key challenges manufacturers face in today’s volatile and uncertain global market and the role of technology and data in overcoming them.

The discussion features Stefanie Naujoks, IDC, Research Director, Manufacturing Insights Europe, Annette Trenz, Vice-President, Head of Industry Business Intelligence, CGI, Helena Jochberger, Vice-President, Global Industry Lead, Manufacturing, CGI and Nicole Zethelius, Head of Sustainability & ESG Strategy and Practice, CGI.

Key discussion points include:

  • Role of standards and frameworks to enable ecosystem collaboration
  • Climate change and environmental sustainability as a business imperative
  • Supply chain resilience and deglobalization
  • New ways of working to address the talent and workforce shortage

Learn about CGI’s Unified Manufacturing approach.

Read the transcript