The main driver of competition by 2025 will be the smart factories which believed by 86 per cent of manufacturers in United States. 83 percent believe that smart factories will transform the way products are made. [Deloitte analysis]

Leaders have a broad range of choices and opportunities in terms of which technologies to use, and how to deploy them.

How do they start, succeed, and realize the value in these efforts? What lessons can be learned from those who have already done it? In addition, how can leaders translate those lessons into value not just for smart factories but also for their whole organizations?

Learning from the themes of smart factory initiatives [Deloitte Analysis]

The familiar themes – discovering change management themes

The specific themes – integrating Information Technology (IT) and Operations Technology (OT) in the smart factory

Smart factory transformation – turning lessons into outcomes [Deloitte Analysis]

There is no single approach to smart factory deployment; each lesson can lead to a significant value.