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Day One

08.15 – 09.00

REGISTRATION

09.00 – 09.10

WELCOME & CHAIRPERSON’S OPENING REMARKS FOR DAY ONE

Mark Maybury, CTO, Stanley Black and Decker

09.10 – 09.45

Advancing the Industry 4.0 Innovation Ecosystem

  • Global technological trends and advances are creating unprecedented threats and opportunities at an increasing rate of change
  • Advances in artificial intelligence, additive manufacturing, and robotics promise new economic value
  • Effective human-machine teaming will differentiate the top performers and upskilling is essential
  • IoT enabled anticipatory analytics promise cost avoidance and optimal operations
  • Safety, security, and sustainability are possible with effective systems analysis and design
  • Advancing the I 4.0 Ecosystem enables more rapid and resilient progress

Mark Maybury, CTO, Stanley Black and Decker

09.45 – 10.20

IoT@BMW: Digitalization of the Body Shop, Plant Spartanburg – Challenges and Technology Horizons

  • Advances in IoT, additive manufacturing, and robotics promise new agility for manufacturing
  • Effective human-machine teaming will enable new opportunities for the work force but also creates new
    challenges
  • IoT enabled anticipatory analytics promise cost avoidance and optimal operations
  • Technical training strategies of the work force will differentiate the top performers

Dr. Stefan Markus Baginski, Manager Maintenance & Production Technologies Body Shop, BMW
Manufacturing Co., LLC;

10.20 – 11.10

COFFEE BREAK & MEETINGS

11.10 – 11.45

Role of Industrial Managed Services in IIoT (Digital) Success

  • Important of core Domain Expertise in Customer Success (CS)
  • CS expertise vs. Domain Expertise – Which one has potential to bring significant benefits for companies
  • Role of Onsite & Remote Industrial Managed Services (IMS); criterion basis for choosing the wining model
  • How last mile experience and knowledge transfer matters
  • When to engage IMS to optimize the team’s effectiveness while enhancing outcomes

Ram Kothapalli, GM, IIoT Managed Services, GE Power

11.45 – 12.45
Prearranged one to one meetings on topics of your choice including:

  • Smart/Advance Manufacturing and Industry 4.0
  • Digital Transformational Change
  • IIoT Platforms
  • IIoT Applications
  • IIoT Security
  • IIoT Analytics
  • IIoT ROI
  • Big Data & Manufacturing Information
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Cloud Applications
  • Edge Technology
  • Integration
  • M2M
  • IoT Automation
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Robotics
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Facility Management and Integration
  • Workforce Development
  • Supply Chain & Logistics

11.45 – 12.15
Transforming your Operations and Products with Industrial IoT

  • Learn how to transform your operations and products with IIoT i.e. Connected Operations and Connected Products
  • Listen to real-life success stories of customers who are leveraging IIoT
  • Discover how new business opportunities can be unleashed with the power of IIoT

12.15 – 12.45
Enabling Industrial IoT Edge Applications

  • Industry 4.0 represents one of the most innovative verticals in IoT
  • Enabling Enterprises to benefit from IoT while maintaining production requires new solutions
  • Identifying actionable insights for Industrial IoT Edge applications with examples of analytics, productivity and quality that directly impact ROI
  • Eliminating Operational Blind Spots – the #1 ROI of the IIoT

12.45 – 13.35

NETWORKING LUNCH

IIoT Roll Out – Case Studies

13.35 – 14.10
Digital Transformation @ TE

  • Why should you go digital
  • Challenges we face
  • Our learning
  • Our results

Mark Maas, Director Global Digital Factory Lead, TE Connectivity

Smart Manufacturing

13.35 – 14.10
Pfizer’s Journey to Enterprise Wearables

  • Process to choose hardware and software and appropriate use cases
  • Duration to time to validate and implement
  • Pitfalls and challenges of the process
  • Lessons Learned and success factors

Nathan Yorgey, Director PGS BT Transformation, Pfizer

14.15 – 14.50
GE Aviation (Ceramic Matrix Composites): Digitizing and industrializing a new product at a record pace

  • The journey to industrializing any new product reveals new challenges… how do we want to operate in the future
  • Lessons learned, challenges and approach to I4.0
  • Accelerated learnings from our data and analytics strategy
  • Improved cycle-time with automated thermal process conformance
  • Reduced unscheduled maintenance through condition-based maintenance
  • Improved component yield through adoptive manufacturing

Scott Quinn, Director, Digital Operations, GE Aviation

14.15 – 14.50
Internet of Things – The Next Level

  • Complex IoT projects have strategic implications that create substantial business value
  • Much focus is given to the architecture and technical development of the solution
  • What is the impact on the business operations after deployment?
  • Who takes the call when it does not work?

Gillen Young, Chief Architect IoT Solutions, AT&T

14.55 – 15.30
Digital Transformation of Industrial Services

  • IIOT enabled service models
  • How analytics unlocked productivity, availability and reliability
  • Business model innovation
  • Lesson learned

Emrah Ercan, Director, Digital Solutions, SUEZ Water Technologies and Solutions

14.55 – 15.30
Visions for the Smart Biopharma facility – An evolution into Industry 4.0

  • What is your organization doing with structured & unstructured data for efficiency and effectiveness?
  • How to leverage this data for asset intelligence
  • How to leverage this data for process optimization
  • Examining data sets that can provide insights into potential efficiency gains

Christopher Kopinski, Global Product Leader, Analytics, GE Healthcare Life Sciences

15.30 – 16.20

COFFEE BREAK & MEETINGS

16.20 – 17.50

Prearranged one to one meetings on topics of your choice including:

  • Smart/Advance Manufacturing and Industry 4.0
  • Digital Transformational Change
  • IIoT Platforms
  • IIoT Applications
  • IIoT Security
  • IIoT Analytics
  • IIoT ROI
  • Big Data & Manufacturing Information
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Cloud Applications
  • Edge Technology
  • Integration
  • M2M
  • IoT Automation
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Robotics
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Facility Management and Integration
  • Workforce Development
  • Supply Chain & Logistics

16.20 – 16.50
Industrie 4.0’s Impact on IoT and Manufacturing Execution Systems

  • Implement global and local MES for Smart manufacturing solutions
  • Which manufacturing strategy to consider when deploying MES?
  • Where is the ROI in Industrie 4.0 and MES?
  • Advice from manufacturers already implementing MES for Industrie 4.0

16.50 – 17.20
Defining And Implementing A Data Analytics Platform That Would Ignite Data-Driven Decisions On The Factory Floor

  • Defining use cases enabling workshop personnel converting data to business value
  • Operational excellence – actionable insight in a fast manner to drive process stability
  • Operational insurance – system-supported rootcause analysis
  • Making manufacturing less dependent on individuals’ knowledge from the workshop
  • Developing of an appropriate user interface
  • Identifying required data
  • Benefits

17.20 – 17.50
New frontiers in Cyber Security

  • How to protect your business against cyber-security risks and threats from IIoT?
  • Understand what innovative products can be brought into production lines and the opportunities they bring
  • What is preventing the move towards more digitalization within factories?
  • Practical advice from experience on cyber-security technology to help establish and reinforce protection measures

17.55 – 18.30

Blockchain in the Industrial IoT

  • Introduction to the Economy of Things
  • Business cases for Distributed Ledger Technologies (Blockchain) in Manufacturing
  • Approaches in the Manufacturing Domain
  • Insights into a Proof of Concept

Klaus Uwe Roehm, Manager Process Integration, Bosch Rexroth Corporation

18.30

CHAIRPERSON’S CLOSING REMARKS AND END OF DAY ONE

18.45

NETWORKING DRINKS RECEPTION

Day Two

08.25 – 08.35

CHAIRPERSON’S OPENING REMARKS FOR DAY TWO

Mark Maybury, CTO, Stanley Black and Decker

08.35 – 09.10

Framing the Future: Digital Intensity + it’s impact on Transformation

  • Act now: The need for the creation of an intelligent and digital factory vision is here
  • People, culture and organizational pain points are key considerations
  • Engage in plans to grow your digital culture
  • Plan and communicate your technology roadmaps for competitive leadership

Laura Barbaro, Managing Director and Transformation Leader, Intel

09.10 – 09.45

How can we empower our Manufacturing Workforce for the Digital Era

  • Defining Industry 4.0 for ourselves. Is it the same for everyone?
  • How will Smart manufacturing change the future requirements of work qualifications and skills?
  • Digital transformation journey – Where do you start and how?
  • Manufacturing workforce – enabling the workforce for the digital era
  • How can we measure the success of a digital workplace transformation?

Richard Allbert, Head of Digital Innovation, Pirelli

09.45 – 10.15

COFFEE BREAK & MEETINGS

10.15 – 10.50

Exploring the Potential of Blockchain and IoT integration

  • Blockchain – is it just a hyped technology?
  • Understanding the value of integrating of IoT and Blockchain
  • How can Blockchain solutions be designed?
  • When and where to start

Ravi Arikapudi, Global Program Manager, Abbott

10.55 – 11.55

Prearranged one to one meetings on topics of your choice including:

  • Smart/Advance Manufacturing and Industry 4.0
  • Digital Transformational Change
  • IIoT Platforms
  • IIoT Applications
  • IIoT Security
  • IIoT Analytics
  • IIoT ROI
  • Big Data & Manufacturing Information
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Cloud Applications
  • Edge Technology
  • Integration
  • M2M
  • IoT Automation
  • Manufacturing Technology
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Robotics
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Facility Management and Integration
  • Workforce Development
  • Supply Chain & Logistics

10.55 – 11.25
IoT Analytics – Striking the right balance between edge and Hub

  • Why is edge computing growing in popularity? Analysis and action at the edge
  • Managing data flows: the essential role of the edge as a gatekeeper to cloud computing
  • Taking the right approach: finding what works for you

11.25 – 11.55
Practical approach for integrating data & analytics

  • What’s Happening & Where to Look?
  • Unified Theory of Technology & markets
  • What’s your organizational purpose & your value?
  • Exponential Technologies & Maturity

12.00 – 12.50

NETWORKING LUNCH

IIoT Roll Out – Case Studies

12.50 – 13.25
Digital Transformation in Manufacturing Supporting Group

  • Knowing the goal and vision but how to get there? Sustainable process – Global rollout
  • Process of Digital Transformation – Acquire, Organize, Analyze & Intelligence
  • How to start your journey? “Continuous Improvement Cycle” Understanding the present state to achieve sustainable improvement.
  • Real time data analysis for production and predictive maintenance

Ashwin K C Kothandaraman, Corporate OPEX Innovation Manager – Digital Transformation, Georgia Pacific

Factories of the Future

12.50 – 13.25
Mass-Customized Medical Devices: A Digital Manufacturing Methods Case Study

  • Overview of the global Atlantis production environment
  • Description of the infrastructure utilized to provide patient-specific medical devices woth ultra-short lead times
  • Examples of several digital manufacturing techniques in use, including IIoT

Thomas Cole, Former Vice President – DIS Operations & Global Expansion, Dentsply Sirona

13.30 – 14.05
Digital Transformation in the Process Industry – Why, How, What and When

  • Examples and a road map from large chemical industry perspective
    • Why should the Process Industry care?
    • How would you implement digital processes?
    • What products should go through a digital transformation?
    • When is the right time to switch over?

    Karsten Keller, Director Technology Innovation & Improvement Management, Avecia

13.30 – 14.05
Role of IoT and Data Analytics in Digital Manufacturing Journey

  • IoT is used as a framework to connect all end-toend processes throughout the enterprise
  • IoT is used to digitize all processes and track key performance indicators, and drive continuous improvement
  • Digital thread approach makes it possible to leverage CAD models and product data once created throughout the value chain
  • Data analytics is used to understand insights and drive predictive maintenance

Pandu Boyapally, Advanced Technology Manager, The Toro Company

14.05 – 14.20

COFFEE BREAK

14.20 – 14.55

Open Panel Discussion
What’s Next for Industrial 4.0?

  • Obviously Industry 4.0 is not going to go through the same hype cycle as cellular generations
  • But the time has come to look at the accomplishments of IIOT 4.0
  • Where are we now? What is the current sate of play?
  • How do we get to the next phase of optimization and execution?
  • A look at the standards and best practices
  • What gaps and opportunities exist for improvement?

14.55

CHAIRPERSON’S CLOSING REMARKS

15.00

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