Smart industry – improving the numbers or disrupting?

Angelo Hulshout is an experienced independent software craftsman and a member of the Brainport High Tech Software Cluster.

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Angelo Hulshout has the ambition to bring the benefits of production agility to the market and set up a new business around that. Keep an eye on the disruptors and don’t take too small steps.

It’s 9 PM on a Friday. I walk over to the kitchen counter and press a few buttons. A plate of biscuits and a glass of orange juice appear, which I take to the living room. Ten minutes later, my wife comes out of the shower and makes a glass of red wine by clicking a different sequence of buttons – using her own profile. There was a time that we saw this on Star Trek and never imagined it would be real. Now it is.

We really enjoy the machine that allows us to print our drinks and snacks from tap water and a cartridge with 150 ingredients. The cartridge lasts a month and by using it, we no longer have to buy plastic bottles and snacks wrapped in plastic. This way, we do our share of making the planet plastic free.

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