Keynote: Will Digitalisation in Material Science Lead to Unprecedented Innovations or Unmanageable Complexities?

A critical look at digital transformation in material science, this session addresses the promise and perils of increasing digitalisation, from fostering innovations to creating new complexities in data and analytics. Is the digitalisation of material science creating more problems than it’s solving? How can the industry manage the data deluge brought about by digital tools? Will the future of material science be dictated by algorithms and predictive models?