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15 Mar 2015  |  Asia Pacific
In his opening speech at China's annual National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2015, Premier Li Keqiang highlighted a new strategic plan, called 'Made In China 2025', to reform and reinvigorate Chinese industry over the next ten years around the country's own smart manufacturing initiative
20 Apr 2015  |  Global
Some analysts like to talk about the hype cycle for emerging technologies. In the early phases of a new technology's life cycle, expectations can quickly reach a peak of sometimes unjustified excitement which is quickly followed by a trough of disillusionment and a gradual realization of the technology's true potential for productivity.
12 May 2015  |  Global
We all know the Internet of Things (IoT) will dramatically change the products we manufacture and use, making them smart, connected, and, ultimately, more autonomous. But what impact will the IoT and all of those smart products have on the cultures and organizational structures of the companies that manufacture them?
24 Jun 2015  |  North America
Toyota has announced plans to invest $1 billion to build a new manufacturing plant in Central Mexico and to shift production at several of its other North American plants, all part of the automotive giants plans to reengineer its global manufacturing system in order to reduce costs and increase flexibility
02 Jan 2015  |  Global
Inside R&D Alert. Using Atoms to Shape 2D Crystals; Worm's Eye View of Roots in Field to Improve Crops; Novel Imaging Platform Speeds Drug Candidate Screening
This issue profiles using atoms to shape 2D crystals, using worm's eye view of roots in field to improve crops, and a novel imaging platform that speeds drug candidate screening.
09 Jan 2015  |  Global
Inside R&D Alert. Making Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells More Efficient; Injectable 3D Vaccines for Infectious Diseases and Cancer; Business Proposal Intelligence Software
This issue profiles making dye-sensitized solar cells more efficient, USING injectable 3D vaccines for infectious diseases and cancer, and business proposal intelligence software.
16 Jan 2015  |  Global
Inside R&D Alert. Novel Vaccine for Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease; Cross-Border Money Transfers Enabled through Digital Currency; Fly-Inspired Anti-Fogging Coating
This issue profiles a novel vaccine for treatment of Parkinson’s Disease, cross-border money transfers enabled through digital currency, and a fly-inspired anti-fogging coating.
23 Jan 2015  |  Global
Inside R&D Alert. Smart Textiles for Monitoring and Transmitting Bio-Medical Information; Advanced Materials R&D at the University of Washington; Bioresorbable Electronic Implant to Treat Localized Bacterial Infections
This issue profiles smart textiles for monitoring and transmitting bio-medical information, advanced materials R&D at the University of Washington, and a bioresorbable electronic implant to treat localized bacterial infections.
30 Jan 2015  |  Global
Inside R&D Alert. Novel Approach Discovered To Target Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Promising Injectable Treatment for Wounded Soldiers; Nanomaterial Barrier for Sensitive Teeth
This issue profiles discovery of an approach to target acute myeloid leukemia, a promising injectable treatment for wounded soldiers, and a nanomaterial barrier for sensitive teeth.
06 Feb 2015  |  Global
Inside R&D Alert. Tattoo-Based Noninvasive Glucose Monitoring Devices; Cloud-Based Predictive Technology; Combining Photo Acoustic Imaging with Ultrasonics for Point-of-Care Diagnostics
This issue profiles tattoo-based noninvasive glucose monitoring devices, cloud-based predictive technology, and combining photo acoustic imaging with ultrasonics for point-of-care diagnostics.