Webinar Series on Industry 4.0 and Developing Countries

Dear all,
We are pleased to invite you to a Webinar Series on Industry 4.0 and Developing Countries, organised jointly by several working groups in the Young Scholars Initiative (YSI-INET) and the Centre for Studies on Economics and Development of the National University of San Martín (CEED-UNSAM).
The Series will include three webinars:

Webinar Series on Industry 4.0 and Developing Countries
Developing countries facing new technologies: opportunities, threats and challenges in the Industry 4.0 era

1st session: 'What is Industry 4.0? Mapping its actual relevance and potential growth'
27 May – 14:00 UTC
Lili Wang (UNU-MERIT) and Alejandro Lavopa (UNIDO).
Link to the first session: http://www.tinyurl.com/ind40may27

2nd session: 'Patterns of adoption of Industry 4.0 technologies in developing countries'
24 June – 14:00 UTC
Marcela Amaro (IIS-UNAM), Hernán Morero (UNC-CIECS, CONICET) and Fiona Tregenna (UJ).
Link to the second session: http://www.tinyurl.com/ind40jun24

3rd session: 'What to do in face of the new paradigm? Industrial policies for developing countries in times of Industry 4.0'
5 August – 14:00 UTC
Antonio Andreoni (UCL-IIPP) and Verónica Robert (CEED-UNSAM, CONICET).
Link to the third session: http://www.tinyurl.com/aug5ind40

Further information about the whole series in the following link: http://www.tinyurl.com/dcind40

We look forward to seeing you there!


Florencia Jaccoud (Latin America WG)
Lorenzo Cassini (Complexity Economics WG)
Darío Vázquez (Economics of Innovation WG)
Nicolás Águila (States and Markets WG)
María de las Mercedes Menéndez (Latin America WG)
Ignacio Cretini (Economics of Innovation WG)