The Digitalization of Mexico’s Automotive Manufacturing Industry’s latest Audio Interview “The Digitalization of Mexico’s Automotive Manufacturing Industry” features Fernando Ibarra.

Ibarra is president of the industry 4.0 Cluster of San Luis Potosi, Mexico. He is also director of the German Mexican Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Mexico. In addition, he serves as the senior advisor of the Secretary of Economic Development of the State of San Luis Potosi.

In the past, Ibarra has also served as a member of San Luis Potosi Cluster Automotive Board of Directors. He has over 30 years of experience in injection molding, machining, stamping in the automotive, electronics and other industries, leading the strategic direction for companies through business planning, market and customer analysis, and financial modeling.

In the 16-minute audio interview, Ibarra discusses the following questions:

  • How has the digitalization of the automotive manufacturing industry in Mexico impacted productivity and efficiency?
  • What are some of the major challenges faced by Mexican automotive manufacturers in the digitalization process, and what solutions have been effective?
  • Can you share specific examples or case studies where digital technologies have significantly improved operations within Mexico’s automotive industry?
  • What future trends do you foresee in the digitalization of the automotive industry in Mexico, and how should companies prepare for them?
  • What unique factors about the Mexican automotive industry should be considered when implementing digitalization strategies compared to other regions?

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Resumen en Español: 

En la última entrevista de audio de, Fernando Ibarra, presidente del Clúster Industria 4.0 de San Luis Potosí, discute la digitalización de la industria automotriz en México. Ibarra aborda cómo la digitalización ha mejorado la productividad y eficiencia, y los principales desafíos que enfrentan los fabricantes mexicanos en este proceso, así como las soluciones efectivas implementadas. Además, comparte ejemplos específicos de tecnologías digitales que han mejorado significativamente las operaciones en la industria automotriz mexicana. También analiza las tendencias futuras en la digitalización del sector y cómo las empresas deben prepararse para ellas. Por último, destaca los factores únicos de la industria automotriz mexicana que deben considerarse al implementar estrategias de digitalización.