Strategically positioned at the intersection of design, business, engineering and information systems, the Manufacturing Futures Research Institute uses advanced manufacturing integration in the global value chain to capture the benefits of Industry 4.0, securing Australia’s industrial future.
We act as a conduit between research and industry to deliver complex solutions and bring world-leading expertise in advanced materials, industrial automation and robotics, advanced manufacturing, design and data science to:
develop high-value bespoke manufactured products
develop new materials and processes for smart products
increase the agility and productivity of Australia’s manufacturing base
integrate Australia’s know-how with the global value chain.