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Industrial 5G To Drive Industry 4.0 Revolution In India

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COAI, 5G ACIA and 5G India Forum organizes special webinar “Making Industry 4.0 Happen With 5G”


5G technologies promise to bring along immense opportunities to revolutionize our lives, it also holds special importance for Industries as 5G can play a key role in achieving goals of Industrial Automation. In view of the potential ahead, COAI in partnership with the 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation (5G-ACIA) and 5G India Forum (5GIF) today organized a joint webinar on “Making Industry 4.0 Happen With 5G” to discuss the Industrial Automation  landscape and opportunities. The event witnessed presentations from Dr. Andreas Mueller (Bosch), General Chair of 5G–ACIA and Dr. Afif Osseiran (Ericsson), General Vice-Chair of 5G-ACIA on “5G for Industrial IoT – An overview and Industrial use cases and requirements”.

The webinar also witnessed a panel discussion on making Industry 4.0 happen with 5G, the panel included Dr. Nagahanumaiah, Director, CMIT; Ms. Monika Gupta, Vice President, Global 5G Engineering Lead, Capgemini; Mr. Jayant Moghe, Senior VP - Network Solutions, Mavenir; Mr. Ankit Bhargava, Principal Consultant-Industry 4.0, Tech Mahindra and Dr. Sunil Jha, Automation Lab, Dept. Mech Engg., IIT. The session was moderated by Dr. Sendil Devar, Ericsson.

Automation with industrial IoT is the ability to connect sensors, devices, equipment, software applications, manufacturing production processes, workers, and end consumers and 5G technologies will be even more significant for enterprises to support the rigorous requirements of critical communications.

The event brainstormed to identify the requirement of industry verticals and readiness of Indian ecosystem partners to provide the reliable connectivity, infrastructure and services. The event witnessed participation from TSPs, Telecom OEMs, Manufacturing industry players, System Integrations who will play critical role in furthering Industry 4.0 in India to stimulate and accelerate the digitization road map of the industries.



5G-ACIA is the central global forum for shaping 5G in the industrial domain. On one platform, various industries from all over the world jointly create a new ICT and OT ecosystem and set the frameworks for a highly attractive emerging market.





New Delhi, August 24th, 2020