2000-2020: DirectIndustry Transitions from an Online Exhibition to a B2B Marketplace

For its 20th anniversary, our publisher, the industry sourcing company DirectIndustry is launching its online B2B marketplace for industrial buyers. In our interview with CEO Vincent Gerard, we discuss why the group decided to enter the marketplace, what differentiates the company from competitors, and what we can expect in the future. Read more about it.


Explore 20 Years of Industrial Innovations

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of DirectIndustry, we are celebrating 20 years of industrial innovations by giving the floor to the players that brought these innovations to life. From robotics and AI to 3D printing, IoT, augmented reality, and more, explore 2 decades of innovations. In this article, we focus on robotics.


A Brief History of Augmented Reality with PTC

In this interview, Michael Gervautz, VP Product Planning at software provider PTC, gives his insights into 20 years of innovations in computer vision and augmented reality. Discover more.


ifm: “3D Vision Sensors are Key to Automation”

Michael Strauss, Product manager for industrial communication at ifm, gives his insights into 20 years of innovations in industrial automation. Read the interview.


IEA: “Solar and Wind Are the Most Successful Renewable Technologies”

Laszlo Varro, Chief Economist at the International Energy Agency, gives his insights into 20 years of innovations in energy, from coal to oil to renewables and towards the energy transition. Click here to learn more.


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