engagement among manufacturing business owners and senior executives in Canada.
For a second consecutive year, research firm R.K. Insights in Toronto conducted the survey through June and July form Canadian Manufacturing and PLANT magazines, in partnership with Machines Italia (The Italian Trade Commission), Lapp Group North America and Alps Welding Ltd.
185 manufacturers participated in Advanced Manufacturing Outlook 2021 with the survey findings strongly representing the industry with a margin of error is +/- 6%, 19 times out of 20.
The focus of the year’s research is Industry 4.0 in all its aspects and dimensions such as automation, interconnectivity, machine learning and the analysis of real
time data that involves the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the Internet of Things (IoT), the cloud, advanced computing, and artificial intelligence.