The Kistler Group’s showcase at Fakuma 2023 highlights the capabilities of smart process monitoring and the trends shaping the industry’s future. With non-contact measuring sensors for the medtech sector, sensors for 3D printing, and the AkvisIO production data solution, Kistler offers a comprehensive range of solutions for the plastics processing industry. As the industry faces new regulations and the need for resource efficiency, the integration of digitalization and artificial intelligence shows great potential. Kistler’s intelligent process monitoring systems, combined with the right sensor technology, can automatically detect and adjust deviations during the injection molding process, ensuring high-quality products. These systems are particularly crucial when using recycled materials, as they can compensate for the variations in material characteristics and maintain product consistency. Kistler’s miniature sensors, such as the 9239B, provide accurate cavity pressure measurement without leaving marks on the plastic parts, making them ideal for applications in the medtech sector. Overall, Kistler’s solutions demonstrate the advancements in process monitoring and optimization that are already achievable and the exciting future trends in the industry.