Why attend?

Industrial Data Symposium Online is about practical steps that manufacturing organisations can take to leverage data and analytics in their businesses. Why should you attend?

Why attend? | Industrial Data Symposium

Why attend?

Industrial Data Symposium Online, brought to you by The Manufacturer magazine, is the virtual version of the UK’s largest gathering of manufacturing data professionals – going online for the second time to ensure that data-minded manufacturers are able to come together for the fourth year to talk about the role of Big Data in their business.Now more than ever, manufacturers need to be able to access, understand and query their data to improve planning.


Join over 50 people in the industry – from senior data experts and users in leading manufacturing companies to industry experts from world-class technology companies.


Get educated on industrial data by learning from our inspiring keynote speakers, our expert discussion room hosts, and from your peers that contribute on the day. Come away from the virtual conference with that one great idea that you can implement right away.

Stay ahead

The industry is constantly evolving, and nowhere is that more true than with data. Keep up to date with the latest technology and applications transforming UK manufacturing, and learn how others are dealing with the current disruption.

Solve your challenge

Whatever your challenges are, our interactive format lets you ask questions live, ensuring that practical issues and examples are discussed, including your specific challenges. Ask the questions you need answering - and learn from the experience of those who have been through it.

Kickstart your data strategy

Wherever you are in the Data Journey, Industrial Data Symposium will give you everything you need to plan your next steps and start turning data into real business value.

Who is Industrial Data Symposium for?

Industrial Data Symposium is a cross-section of Operations, IT and Data Science professionals from every sector of the manufacturing industry, coming together to share ideas and experience in an informal and interactive online format. Examples include:

Managing Director
Operations Director
Supply Chain Director
VP Supply Chain
Global Logistics Director
Director of External Affairs
Automation Manufacturing Manager
Supply Chain General Manager
VP Manufacturing Engineering
Service Director
Technical Director
Group Finance Director
Chief Engineer
Head of Mechanical Engineering

IT Director
Head of IT
Technology and Technical Director
Head of Checkout Systems
Sustainability Lead
Business Intelligence Manager
Systems Manager
Business Systems Director
Manufacturing Engineering Group Leader
Senior Systems and Software Developer
Systems Integration Manager
Head of Product Management
Product Line Director

Director Data Science and Analytics
Global Director of Data Science
Head of Digitalisation
Head of Data Science
Head of Data
Head of AI
Lead AI Architect
Head of Architecture
R&D Manager
Site Informatics Expert
Technical Services Manager
Automation Lead
Senior Principal Scientist
Principal Research Scientist
Data Scientist
Senior Tech Business Partner Digital Strategy

Industrial Data Symposium Online mirrors the format of our established and successful face-to-face conference, featuring a combination of Plenary and Discussion Room sessions. See the virtual format in action below!


Be part of the conversation and register your interest for Industrial Data Symposium in 2022!