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The Future is Now – Sustainable Automation as a Catalyst for Climate Action

IOT SOLUTIONS WORLD CONGRESS Climate Change and Sustainability

Tuesday 21, 13:50h - 14:20h | Room 2
21-05-2024 13:50 21-05-2024 14:20 Europe/Madrid The Future is Now – Sustainable Automation as a Catalyst for Climate Action We are at a crucial point where industrial automation intersects with the need for environmental sustainability. The manufacturing sector plays a key role in global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, accounting for 24% of the total. While energy-efficient measures have been implemented, the current climate crisis demands accelerated efforts. It is time to act now. "The Future is Now – Sustainable Automation as a Catalyst for Climate Action" highlights industrial automation's crucial role in promoting environmental stewardship, economic growth, and social responsibility. This session will explore: ▪ How automation technologies improve operational efficiency and optimize energy usage while enabling eco-friendly manufacturing practices. ▪ How to overcome technological limitations and financial constraints and harness opportunities such as emerging technologies, policy support, and government initiatives. ▪ A look toward the future, predicting trends in sustainable technologies, preparing for Industry 5.0. Room 2

We are at a crucial point where industrial automation intersects with the need for environmental sustainability. The manufacturing sector plays a key role in global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, accounting for 24% of the total. While energy-efficient measures have been implemented, the current climate crisis demands accelerated efforts. It is time to act now.

"The Future is Now – Sustainable Automation as a Catalyst for Climate Action" highlights industrial automation's crucial role in promoting environmental stewardship, economic growth, and social responsibility.

This session will explore:
▪ How automation technologies improve operational efficiency and optimize energy usage while enabling eco-friendly manufacturing practices.
▪ How to overcome technological limitations and financial constraints and harness opportunities such as emerging technologies, policy support, and government initiatives.
▪ A look toward the future, predicting trends in sustainable technologies, preparing for Industry 5.0.

Speakers

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory

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