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Online Faculty Development Programme on Industry 4.0 Technologies: Applications in Manufacturing Supply Chain

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Online Faculty Development Programme on Industry 4.0 Technologies: Applications in Manufacturing Supply Chain May 02 – May 13, 2022 Organized by: E&ICT Academy, NIT Patna National Institute of Technology Patna

Event Introduction

This course aims to provide basic knowledge and foundation on Industry 4.0 technologies such as Automation, Smart factory, Internet of things (IoT), Block chain, Data analytics, Simulation, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine learning, and their impact on supply chain management.

Topics to be Covered

▪ Overview of supply chain management (SCM)
▪ Overview of Industry 4.0
▪ Industry 4.0 Technologies in supply chain and logistic management
▪ Concept of smart factory
▪ Application of blockchain in the SCM
▪ IoT in the supply chain management
▪ Application of data analytics in the SCM
▪ Application of artificial intelligence in the SCM
▪ Application of machine learning in the supply chain
▪ Optimization in SCM
▪ Research writing

Who can Apply?

Faculty members, Research scholars and Students of recognized Universities from both India and Abroad and Industry personals. However, priority will be given to the faculty members.

Key Features

▪ Online lecture sessions by experts from academia and industry
▪ Hands-on sessions and case study on Industry 4.0 technology applications to SCM
▪ Follow up sessions and discussion forum on research problems and internships

Registration Fee

Academic (Student/Faculty): 500 INR
Industry People/Other: 2000 INR
Foreign Participants: Euro 50

How to Apply

◆ Candidate should submit an online application by clicking the Apply Online. Participants need to fill up the online application form by using the link given below with all the required details.

Link for Registration:

For more details and application form visit:
Contact No.: +91 7708532140, +91 7708539715

Procedure for Registration
  • Fill in Applicants Information, Personal Information, Institutional Information, Research Areas of Interest, Email, Contact Number and Corresponding Address.
  • The Star Marked details are mandatory (*).
  • Check Summary Page before submission.

Important Date

  • Last date for registration is April 30, 2022
  • Event date 02nd May, 2022 to 13th May, 2022

For Additional Information

Online Faculty Development Programme on Industry 4.0 Technologies: Applications in Manufacturing Supply Chain

Organizer Information 🇮🇳

National Institute of Technology Patna, Patna, Bihar 800005

Dr. Sonu Rajak, NIT Patna
(Email:, Mb: +91 7708532140)
Dr. Vimal K E K, NIT Patna
(Email:, Mb: +91 7708539715)


  • Online Faculty Development Programme Organized by Electronics and ICT academy at National Institute of Technology Patna
  • Learn About Industry 4.0 Technologies
  • Online Faculty Development Programme for Faculties/ research scholars/ PG students and Industry employees

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