PMI - Manufacturing of the Future Transformation Journey – The Role of Digital Maturity and Capability
8/23/2021 09:30 - 10:00
MANUFACTURING OF THE FUTURE - Our contribution to a smoke-free future
Manufacturing of the Future is the agile, smart factory destination – the keystone to a synchronized, end-to-end fully integrated operations ecosystem powered by OPEN+ (standardized work process system) and the digital/ advanced technology transformation. Driven with safety first, quality, sustainability, a zero-loss mindset, and upskilled/ reskilled teams to make us a future fit organization.
Our Digital Maturity journey begins with a Compelling Business Need and a single minded focus on sustainable value creation through loss elimination and capability building. Our 3 driving principles are : 1. Think holistically - Advanced manufacturing with increased connectivity leads us to think from consumer/ customer to supplier 2. Value creation- Industrialization and scale up meaningfully as needed 3. Role of leaders - Capability building and change management
Scott is a recognized leader in manufacturing industry. He is firmly focused on making organizations future fit and generating sustainable growth through the creation of a collaborative work culture which emphasizes building employee capabilities.
With the company moving towards end-to-end synchronization and connected ecosystems, he is also driving a “Digital First “mindset and is fully aware and supportive of the critical role change management has to play in managing the impact that digital brings.
In a career at PMI spanning 25 years, he has moved from commercial, to supply chain across 3 continents and now he is managing a network of 39 production facilities and leading the global “Manufacturing of the Future “ transformation—one of the biggest transformations of people, process, and products in PMI Manufacturing. Under his leadership, his team has increased overall productivity by >25%.
“Empower teams”, “Learn to unlearn”, and “Being Humble”, are his success mantras.
Outside of work he is a keen sports enthusiast- a football and cricket fan with a strong passion for motorsports especially love Formula One and V8 Supercars.