Forestry 4.0 - The Forestry Industry in Industry 4.0
What you'll learn
- Discover the Forestry Industry and key insights which highlights the value of the Industry
- Explore the Challenges of the Forestry Industry
- Discover the Opportunities for Innovation in the Forestry Industry
- Explore Industry 4.0 and the Industry 4.0 Environment
- Discover the Impact of Industry 4.0 on the Forestry Industry
- Explore the Barriers of Implementing Industry 4.0
- Discover the Drivers for Implementing Industry 4.0
- Curiosity to learn about the latest trends in tech and business
- Basic understanding about technology and the Forestry Industry
Did you know that the world economy and humanity is at the verge of one of the most transformational periods in history of mankind?
Have you heard about the 'Industrial Revolutions'; which from time to time transformed the course of humanity? The first industrial revolution was powered by mechanization, water power and steam power. The second industrial revolution was powered by the mass production of products such as the famous Henry Ford's Model-T car, assembly lines and electricity. The third industrial revolution was powered by computerization and automation.
Now, the fourth industrial revolution, known as 'Industry 4.0 (4IR)' will be powered by Cyber Physical Systems, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Robotics is set to unleash the next wave of disruption at an unprecedented scale and force!
With emerging global threats such as Climate Change and Global Warming, how importance will the Forestry Industry be? With real-time data and comprehensive insights offered in Industry 4.0, how is the Forestry Industry of the future going to change and disrupt the game?
A course with a simple and comprehensive beginner's guide to Forestry 4.0 - The Forestry Industry in Industry 4.0!
In this course, there are NINE sections which cover over 70 lectures worth OVER 6 HOURS of content;
Section 1 - Introduction to the Forestry Industry - Discover what the Forestry is and the vital role it plays in shaping is. Learn about what the forestry industry is, key statistics about the forestry industry, forestry-related industries such as industrial round wood, sawn wood, etc.
Section 2 - Key Insights of the Forestry Industry - Explore the key insights about the Forestry Industry such as globalization, climate change and sustainability, improved regulations on the forestry industry, disasters and pest infections management, growing demand for renewable energy.
Section 3 - Introduction to Challenges of the Forestry Industry - Explore the challenges faced by the Forestry Industry such as deforestation, climate change, conservation of biodiversity, pest infections and diseases, maintaining productive capacity of forest, conservation of water and other resources, etc.
Section 4 - Opportunities for Innovation in the Forestry Industry - Discover the opportunities for innovation in the Forestry Industry including improving long-term socio-economic-environmental benefits, better legal and regulatory frameworks, reducing and reversing deforestation, better disaster management and mitigation and better conservation approaches.
Section 5 - Introduction to Industry 4.0 - Discover what Industry 4.0 is, what the Industry 4.0 Environment is and the different kinds of Internets such as the Internet-of-Things (IoT), Industrial-Internet-of-Things (IIoT), Internet-of-Services (IoS) and the Internet-of-Everything (IoE)
Section 6 - Introduction to Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) - Discover what Industry 4.0 is, what the Industry 4.0 Environment is and the different kinds of Internets such as the Internet-of-Things (IoT), Industrial-Internet-of-Things (IIoT), Internet-of-Services (IoS) and the Internet-of-Everything (IoE).
Section 7 - The Impact of Industry 4.0 on Forestry Industry - Discover how Industry 4.0 is impacting and transforming the Forestry Industry including precision forestry, real-time data collection, better disaster management and mitigation, computer simulation and genome editing, big data and analytics, robotics and automation, blockchain-based digital supply chains, applications of AR, VR and MR, etc.
Section 8 - The Barriers of Implementing Industry 4.0 - Discover the Barriers of Implementing Industry 4.0 including High Cost of Implementation, Privacy Issues and Concerns, Lack of skilled staff, Technology integration Issues and Lack of standardization and co-ordination across industries.
Section 8 - The Drivers of Implementing Industry 4.0 - Discover the Drivers of Implementing Industry 4.0 including Faster Time to Market, Challenges in matching the Supply and Demand, Better Customer Experience (CX), Increasing efficiency and productivity in business processes, Demand for better Quality, Tech-augmented Worker, The Digital and Agile Supply Chain and Better Asset Utilization.
Section 9 - Real World Outlook - Discover innovative startups and businesses in the Forestry Industry.
Jump right in to learn and discover about all of the amazing and transformative content on 'Forestry 4.0 - The Forestry Industry in Industry 4.0' and be updated with latest trends in the world of tech and business! Be a part of Industry 4.0!
About the Author: Hi, I'm Deshan and I'm a Digital Transformation Consultant. I have a M. Sc. in Technology Management (Distinction) from the Staffordshire University, UK as well as First Class Honors in B. Sc. (Applied Information Technology) from the Staffordshire University, UK. I also have around 8 years of experience in coding websites and software; creating multimedia, illustrations and graphics as well as computer simulation and 3D modelling! Feel free to ask any question regarding Digital Transformation, Industry 4.0 and Digital Disruption in the forum!
Who this course is for:
- Anyone who is passionate about learning on the latest trends in tech and business
- Professionals who want to expand their knowledge on Industry 4.0 and how it impacts the Forestry Industry
- Any professional in the Forestry Industry including Timber Industry, Paper Industry
I'm Deshan Kuruvita - Aratchy, the Founder and CEO from CipherDev Labs. CipherDev Labs™ is a startup which focuses on providing Digital Transformation and Industry 4.0 Consulting services.
My Educational Qualifications
* M. Sc. (Technology Management) - 2020 - Distinction - Staffordshire University, UK
* B. Sc. (Applied Information Technology) - 2017 - First Class Honours - Staffordshire University, UK
Passionate about anything and everything that has got to do with Engineering and Technology from a young age; I got into Tech as a Business Analyst before becoming an entrepreneur.
My master's degree thesis project on a blockchain technology framework to improve the performance of Fresh Produce Supply Chains was considered as the "Best Innovative Technology Framework" at the SLASSCOM (Sri Lanka Association for Services and Software Companies) Innovation Awards in 2019.
Feel free to connect!