Rab Scott

Chief Engineer, Digital Manufacturing | High Value Manufacturing Catapult Sheffield, United Kingdom
Rab Scott


Professor Rab Scott is the Chief Engineer for Digital within the High Value Manufacturing Catapult (HVMC) and also Director of Industrial Digitalisation at the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). Both of these roles involve strategic oversight and direction setting for future research and development.


Parallel Session | IOT Solutions World Congress

High Value Manufacturing Catapult – Driving Industrial Foresight and Transformation

Katherine Bennett
Katherine Bennett High Value Manufacturing Catapult Chief Executive Officer Speaker
Rab Scott
Rab Scott High Value Manufacturing Catapult Chief Engineer, Digital Manufacturing Speaker

#Artificial Intelligence, #Manufacturing, #Sustainability

01-02-2023 17:00 01-02-2023 17:30 Europe/Madrid High Value Manufacturing Catapult – Driving Industrial Foresight and Transformation

This session explores how The High Value Manufacturing Catapult, UK’s strategic research & innovation hub for industry, operates and how it is responding to the UK’s areas of importance for manufacturing. We will share use-cases that show how IoT is enabling data-centric manufacturing and how capture, movement and analysis of data is helping make better decisions, removing non-value-added activity, driving productivity, sustainability and better jobs. We will explore different stages of the lifecycle and focus on novel sensors, 5G, AI machine learning and close loop adaptive control systems.

Wed 1 17:00h - 17:30h Auditorium

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