The founder and president of FreePoint Technologies in London, Ont., says he supports Canadian manufacturers in adopting new technology while investing in their greatest asset – their people.
During his presentation he talked about resistance to machine monitoring and outlined three common mistakes in the adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies:
- The plan ignores the human element,
- The plan is not measuring the right thing (OEE is not always the answer), and
- The plans do not line up with the corporate vision and value.
In this video, Hogendoorn summarizes a three-step process for addressing these risks.