Çağlayan Arkan is the Vice President of Manufacturing & Supply Chain at Microsoft. This week, he’s here to share how digital transformation impacts so many aspects of manufacturing as well as our daily lives.
In this episode of Manufacturing Happy Hour, Çağlayan covers a lot of ground. From talking about digital transformation in the industry to the skills gap, automation, and sustainability, Çağlayan demonstrates just how important digital transformation is across the board.
Çağlayan shares some fantastic tips for those interested in manufacturing and urges people to consider it as a lucrative career path. He also shares some insights into the future of manufacturing and how automation will affect our ability to be sustainable and take action on climate change.
In this episode, find out:
How manufacturing has adapted (or been slow to adapt) to digital transformation
How adopting technology should influence company culture
Why the skills gap is only getting bigger
Why manufacturing is open to all
How digital transformation can aid in sustainability goals
Çağlayan’s top tips for manufacturing professionals