An interesting read! For those of you who attended ‘whatnext 2013’ this will sound like you have heard it before !
Written by Mr. Vivek Wadhwa, Fellow at Stanford Law School and Director of Research at Duke University, the article talks about ‘ how advances in robotics, artificial intelligence and 3D printing are creating new opportunities and making it cost effective to move manufacturing back from China to the US, Europe… and India. These technologies are becoming readily available and cheap, but America’s manufacturing plants aren’t geared up to take advantage of them. Most don’t have the know-how. This is where India’s companies could step in. They could master the new technologies and help American firms design new factory floors and program and install robots.’
Here’s the link to the article