Initiative Industry 4.0 approved by the Czech Government
1. 11. 2016 | Source: Ministry of Industry and Trade of The Czech Republic
On its meeting held on 24 August 2016, the Government approved the document Initiative Industry 4.0 submitted by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The long–term goal of the Initiative is to maintain and enhance the competitiveness of the Czech Republic at the time of in–mass onset of the so–called Fourth Industrial Revolution in the world.
The Initiative includes measures to promote investment and standardization as well as applied research, and deals with issues related to the cyber security, logistics and normalization.
The Czech Republic is a country with one of the longest industrial traditions and it is our ambition for its future to remain tied to industry. The Fourth Industrial Revolution brings with it a number of challenges, but above all it provides a unique opportunity to ensure the long–term competitiveness of the Czech Republic in the global competitive environment. We live in a unique time and our ability to take advantage of this opportunity will have an impact on the quality of life of whole generations.