The NAM’s Brian Raymond, director of technology policy, managed to work in a quote from the theme song of “Smokey and the Bandit” today on SAP Radio, broadcast worldwide on Voice America, as he spoke about manufacturing innovation leadership in the United States – and how plenty of other nations are seeking the leadership mantle.
Raymond discussed how manufacturers in the U.S. are leading the economic resurgence. They know they must adapt or die. Their shop floors are automated; they already deploy machine-to-machine technology; and they are leveraging big data. He says government needs to catch up to the real innovators.
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