In this webinar, Chad Jackson from Lifecycle Insights, will share findings from the MBD supplier readiness research study. It will include quantitative findings on the current operational states and current capability states of various functional organizations within manufacturers. It specifically looks at supplier's abilities to use model-based definitions for various activities, including: procurement, tooling design, machining, inspection, and manufacturing instructions.
Chief Analyst and CEO
As Chief Analyst, Chad Jackson leads Lifecycle Insights’ research and thought leadership programs, attends and speaks at industry events, and reviews emerging technology solutions. As CEO, Chad defines Lifecycle Insights’ vision and change initiatives.Chad’s twenty-five-year career has focused on improving executives’ ability to reap value from technology-led initiatives. He has surveyed thousands of manufacturers, produced hundreds of research and thought leadership publications, and presented dozens of times domestically and internationally. He imparts an influential, independent, and insightful voice on the industry’s transition to smart, connected products.