Welcome to PI PLMx Chicago, America's only independent Product Lifecycle Management event exploring next generation tools and processes delivering an integrated technology operating model.

Learn how manufacturers take advantage of PLM as it transitions from a data management tool to a hub for strategic intelligence and insight, leading the enterprise towards a connected digital value chain.


Stream 1
Enabling Collaboration

Covering the latest tools and techniques allowing digital assets to flow more efficiently between decision makers.
Sessions will cover:

  • Achieving cross-departmental collaboration
  • Connecting digital technology
  • Creating one PLM concept across the enterprise
  • Consolidating legacy systems

Stream 2
Supporting the Digital Value Chain

In line with PLM’s shift from a data control tool to a strategic business application, this stream will explore the necessary change processes supporting the transition towards a digitalised value chain.
Themes discussed include:

  • Decentralisation of decision-making
  • Dealing with legacy culture
  • Connected supply chain and next generation supplier management
  • Extracting more business value out of PLM

Stream 3
Realising the Service Lifecycle

Industrial connectivity has finally enabled real-time decision making for manufacturing efficiencies and in-service product feedback.
In this stream, learn how:

  • As-built model data is combined with live product information to deliver a digital twin
  • Machine learning and AI are enabling greater service efficiency through condition and predictive based maintenance
  • Maturing technologies such as AR/VR are delivering enhanced planning and training experiences for maintenance and end-user use cases


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