The Economic Impact of Technology Infrastructure for Smart Manufacturing
Smart Manufacturing Gary Anderson ([email protected])
Technology Partnerships Office, Innovation & Industry Services
- Novel smart manufacturing technology infrastructure would save manufacturers $57.4 billion annually.
- Barriers to innovation increase the cost of smart manufacturing R&D, weaken private investment incentives, and magnify the role of public institutions.
- Overcoming critical technical barriers may require investments in public-private manufacturing consortia.
- Small enterprises face significant barriers to adoption of smart manufacturing technology.
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