The Digital Enterprise Society promotes the evolution of the manufacturing community towards the formation of the digital enterprise. The Digital Enterprise Society is an organization transforming industry to leverage digital information in its various forms and decision-making processes. In this environment, the digital product and process definition serves as a dynamic artifact that is used by various authors and consumers of information to enable the transformation of product development, design, delivery and maintenance. for their respective tasks. The digital enterprise embraces feedback from the various lifecycle stages of the product to improve the product and process representation for the creation of subsequent products and product iterations. Fundamental to the digital enterprise is the concept of the digital twin – a high-fidelity, digital counterpart to the physical products and process that acts as a predictive input and dynamic validation mechanism for a company’s products. People working within the enterprise have an enlightened view of digital product information, and how it can be leveraged in their daily work. Organizational and cultural change are fundamental to this evolution, and the Society will contribute by offering a forum for the exchange of ideas surrounding the tools, processes, and practices used across the product lifecycle. These transforming technologies affect the manner in which people organize and work; therefore, the Society will:
Provide a voice in the development of the next-generation manufacturing workforce by engaging and supporting educational development and experiences around the integration of business process and practice within the digital enterprise paradigm, and
Offer an unbiased environment in which to exchange ideas around digital manufacturing tools, process and practice, and their integration into the enterprise.
The [organization] is dedicated to the transformation of the manufacturing enterprise workforce.
The Society will catalyze organizational transformation as a trusted resource to enable best practices and processes, to create certification and education frameworks, and to recognize industry leaders in implementing the art of the possible for the digital enterprise.
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