The next industrial revolution is upon us, Industrial Revolution 4.0 (4IR) where fast-developing technologies are converging to change how we work, shop and live. These technologies will allow new competitors to emerge out of blind spots. The talk will look at the 5 to 10 year horizon of how the increasing pace of technology change will impact our economy. Prof. Schlake is using examples from the convenience store industry for which he is a frequent contributor on future trends. He will also outline key skills for a leader that are crucial to moving organizations forward in this changing times.
Join Dr. Oliver Schlake, Clinical Professor at the Robert H. Smith School of Business for a discussion on the Industrial Revolution 4.0. Learn about how your business and personal life will be impacted by the emerging technologies that will change our world entirely. Gain knowledge that will prepare you and your business for success in 2019 and beyond.
Heavy hors d'oeuvres, beer and wine will be provided.
Please register by Tuesday, November 6.
Alumni Association members: $10
University of Maryland Alumni Association
Robert H. Smith School of Business