GM Licensing & Technology - Pact Group
Michael is the General Manager Licensing and Technology at Pact Group Ltd, responsible for group manufacturing, automation, supply chain technologies, an the Group’s intellectual property and licensing portfolio.
With a career spanning over 20-years, Michael has worked in a number of industries and across various countries. He has operational and functional management experience with both SME and Publically listed firms in areas including capital engineering equipment, intellectual property, FMCG, manufacturing and supply chain.
Michael has graduated the Owner President Manager Programme (Harvard University), holds a Masters of Intellectual Property Law (Melbourne University), and a Masters of Business Administration (Swinburne University).
Panel: 4.0 in Practice: Taking the Next Step
Empirical evidence has shown that those manufacturers who have embarked on smart factory projects have reaped huge rewards including increased supply chain visibility, improved efficiencies, reduced waste, higher customer satisfaction, traceability and product genealogy and a healthier bottom line. This panel discussion and Q&A opportunity moderated by Smart Factories Mentor John Broadbent will explain how Industry 4.0 works in practice, what technologies you should be embracing in order to compete locally and internationally and most importantly, how to go about it.