The potential embedded within Industry 4.0 technologies stands poised to usher in an exceptional surge of opportunities and competitive advantages across industries. Concurrently, digitalization emerges as a transformative force, promising heightened productivity, bolstered competitiveness, and accelerated growth. Consequently, it has taken its place as a prime priority in the realm of Research, Development, and Innovation (R&D&I).
In this era of transformation, companies must possess the capacity to evaluate and comprehend the pragmatic implications of digital innovation. They should have the means to test and experiment with these innovations before full-scale implementation. To achieve this, the establishment of robust technological infrastructures, laboratories, and platforms assumes paramount importance. These serve as the bedrock for creating experimentation, demonstration, and consultancy hubs. Such centers are instrumental in fostering the development and validation of cutting-edge technologies, while also furnishing tailor-made guidance to companies, irrespective of their size, aiding them in making optimal technological investment decisions.