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, jointly organized by several Working Groups and
the Centre for Studies on Economics and Development of the National
University of San Martín (CEED-UNSAM). The Series will include three
webinars which are detailed below. The last session will be carried
out on August 5, 14:00 UTC/GMT. Join us!

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 video: 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) and Hernán Morero (UNC-CIECS, CONICET)
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), Verónica Robert (CEED-UNSAM, CONICET) and
Fiona Tregenna (UJ).
Link to the third session: http://www.tinyurl.com/aug5ind40

Further information about the whole series in the following link:

We look forward to seeing you in the next session!

Best regards,

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)