- Published in issue 2/2016 on page 8
The key to Industry 4.0
Trigger the avalance
A compelling event provides the decisive push to get something moving, similar to the force necessary to overcome the static friction. Once started, the motion can trigger an avalanche of potentially beneficial effects. The compelling event may be small and seemingly insignificant, but it is enough to overcome the resistance. Industry 4.0 also fits with this model.