This IDC Perspective discusses highlights from the Dassault Systèmes' Manufacturing in the Age of Experience event, held on November 3–4, 2016 in Shanghai, China. The event was packed with thematic presentations, customer success stories, and live demonstrations on the playground, which provided plenty of opportunities for the participants to experience in person the power and possibilities enabled by the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. "This event is timely and informative for those manufacturing companies that are planning to start or have already embarked on a new journey of digital transformation," says Jing Bing Zhang, research director, Worldwide Robotics and Asia Pacific Manufacturing Insights, IDC Asia/Pacific. We advise technology buyers to place customers at the center of innovation, consider adopting a product innovation platform approach, and continue to keep abreast of IT/operational technology (OT) advancement and converging trends.
3D Printer, Analytic applications, Augmented and Virtual reality, Engineering applications, IT operations and implementation, Internet of things, Networking and connectivity devices, Operations and manufacturing applications, Supply chain management applications