PSDC Industry 4.0 Week
EEPN co-hosted with Penang Skills Development Centre (PSDC) in their annual Industry 4.0 week. This objective of the event was to create awareness on the new wave of Industrial Revolution and provided a platform for networking, forming future collaborations, and driving market adoption among manufacturers or suppliers, vendors, system integrators, and consumers.
Themed 'Start Small, Win Big‘, this year's Industry 4.0 Week focused on the success stories of local industries and SMEs. This event also addressed major concerns and setbacks faced by SMEs in embarking in Industry 4.0 journey, and provided better insights of the Industry 4.0 technologies and solutions available.
The event was officially launched by YAB Tuan Chow Kon Yeow, Chief Minister of Penang. Besides, Dato’ Seri Wong Siew Hai, as Chairman of EEPN, gave a talk entitled ‘Enhancing E&E Competitiveness in Malaysia’. There were four sharing sessions on I4.0 implementation success stories, namely from Inari Technology, Nationgate Solution, Kobe Precision Technology and Jabil. There was also panel discussion with the theme 'Start Small and Win Big: What, Why and How?. This year’s Industry 4.0 Week managed to attract a total of 430 participants.