Technology and Humanity for Industry 4.0 and Learning 4.0

LW Chapters and other contributions, Research & Innovation

Subra Suresh

Scientific discoveries and engineering innovation are accelerating the unprecedented convergence of the physical, digital and biological worlds to produce technological advances that are poised to disrupt and transform the daily lives of ordinary citizens at an ever-increasing pace [1, 2]. This ongoing transformation has been broadly and commonly referred to as the Fourth Industrial Revolution or Industry 4.0 [3].The disruptions engendered by this revolution have been catalysed by developments in many research and applied fields. They include, but are not limited to: