Marc van Pelt, managing director, Pepperl+Fuchs South Africa, has been appointed chairman of the Industrial Instrumentation Group (IIG) for 2018.
Marc van Pelt.
“It is my privilege to be appointed as the chairperson of the IIG (Industrial Instrumentation Group) for 2018,” he said in response to the appointment. “With pleasure and dignity I will serve in this role and work together with my colleague suppliers who have plenty of experience and bright ideas about improving our position in the market place.
“In an era with rapid technological changes taking place it is of utmost importance that the IIG aligns itself with these new market requirements. In collaboration with the SAIMC, we need to create more awareness and improve the adoption rate of the latest technologies, to the benefit of South Africa and its people. We, the IIG, have a pivotal role in this discussion and we will generate and support any and all initiatives around Industrie 4.0.”
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