Brand new on Coursera: Digital Technologies and the Future of Manufacturing

By Michelle March
Digital Technologies

Through Siemens’ thought leadership series partnership with the University of Michigan, the first Digital Technologies and the Future of Manufacturing Massive Open Online Course, or MOOC, has launched on the Coursera platform!

Digital technologies are fundamentally transforming every aspect of the value chain in manufacturing, logistics, and management consulting. This course takes learners through the basics behind some of these breakthrough technologies and their business applications, including improved productivity, quality, and cycle-time benefits within manufacturing and logistics.

Watch Dr. M.S. Krishnan go into more detail about the course here

The content presented in this series draws on a number of real-life interviews and case studies. It gives learners the opportunity to hear from industry experts at Siemens Digital Technologies, Microsoft, General Motors, Omniscient and more as they share their perspectives on the future of cutting edge technology within manufacturing throughout the course.

Take advantage of this amazing resource today to learn about how consumer trends such as personalization and ubiquitous connectivity will shape manufacturing and much more, in the Digital Technologies and the Future of Manufacturing series on Coursera! Click here to enroll now!

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