How to balance AI-enabled possibilities with the human factors? This question can be applied to the most of businesses worldwide. User experience ..
design methods in the machinery sector increases its focus on human-centric design whilst shifting towards both reality of autonomous machinery and era of innovational growth.The sector is shaping in middle ground at the moment, and major OEMs are deciding the speed of commercially available highly automated/ driver assisted/ remote-controlled & autonomous machinery. As much as this is needed, and wanted, by much of their consumer base, there are still many end-customers who are either not ready or unwilling to take on more advanced machines. As long as the human operator is still in the machine, how are design principles changing? How is the next generation of operator interfaces developing? Is new machinery changing the user or are new users changing the machines? This shift is affecting machinery manufacturers, cabin manufacturers, materials & components, and especially the end-customers, whose major concerns on health & safety, and ROI continue to rise.