• Programme Key

  • Disruptive Technology
  • Digital Manufacturing
  • Digital Transformation
  • Data Integration
  • PLM
  • Digital Product Design and Development
  • NB: Focus Groups and Think Tanks are delegate only sessions.
Day 1: 28 October 2020
10:55am
Opening Remarks

Lobby

11:00am
PANEL DISCUSSION: Creating a Digital Enterprise: What are the Challenges and Where to Start?

Room 1

Jaswinder Walia, CIO Engineering, GE Aviation

Erik Olson, VP Product Innovation and Development, Crocs

Samuli Savo, SVP Product Management & Innovation, Stora Enso

12:00pm
Interlude

Lobby

12:05pm
TALK: Manufacturing in a Continuing or Post COVID-19 World: Utilising AI and Big Data

Room 1

Muhannad Alomari, AI Hub Lead , Rolls Royce plc

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: What is Stopping Manufacturers from Implementing Industry 4.0?

Room 3

Gavin Hill, Lead Engineer- Digitisation, Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre

Jonathan Bray, Deputy Head of Digital, AMRC

12:35pm
Interlude

Lobby

12:40pm
TALK: Paperless Manufacturing: Connecting the Shopfloor with Immersive Technology

Room 1

Jan Johansson, Senior Director, Business Transformation, Terma A/S

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: ROUND TABLE: What is Stopping Manufacturers from Implementing Industry 4.0?

Room 3

Gavin Hill, Lead Engineer- Digitisation, Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre

Jonathan Bray, Deputy Head of Digital, AMRC

1:10pm
Interlude

Lobby

1:15pm
SPONSORED TALK: Systems Architecture: The Connective Tissue of Your Digital Thread

Room 1

Michael Vinarcik, Chief Systems Engineer, SAIC

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: How to Define an Enterprise Wide Architecture Strategy

Room 3

David Sherburne, Independent Consultant - Former Executive IT Director, David Sherburne Consulting

1:45pm
Interlude

Lobby

1:50pm
TALK: Transforming to a Software- Centric Business Model: How the Need for Data is Changing Business-

Room 1

Subramanian Kunchithapatham, VP Engineering, Sensormatic Solutions (Johnson Controls)

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: How to Define an Enterprise Wide Architecture Strategy

Room 3

David Sherburne, Independent Consultant - Former Executive IT Director, David Sherburne Consulting

2:20pm
Interlude

Lobby

2:25pm
SPONSORED TALK

Room 1

3:05pm
Close of Conference

Lobby

Day 2: 29 October 2020
10:55am
Opening Remarks

Lobby

11:00am
TALK: Accelerating Digitalization at Stora Enso

Room 1

Samuli Savo, SVP Product Management & Innovation, Stora Enso

11:40am
Interlude

Lobby

11:45am
TALK: Smart Manufacturing: Simulating Workflows to Drive Efficiency and Productivity

Room 1

Susanne Lauda, Director, Global Advanced Manufacturing Technology, AGCO Corporation

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: To What Degree Do We Need To Integrate PLM, ERP and MES?

Room 3

Jan Johansson, Senior Director, Business Transformation, Terma A/S

12:15pm
Interlude

Lobby

12:20pm
SPONSORED TALK

Room 2

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: To What Degree Do We Need To Integrate PLM, ERP and MES?

Room 3

Jan Johansson, Senior Director, Business Transformation, Terma A/S

12:50pm
Interlude

Lobby

12:55pm
TALK: Tackling Supply Chain Disruption Through Out COVID 19

Room 1

Anvar Varadaraj, Product Marketing Manager, ELGi

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: Humanizing Technology with In-Cabin Sensing: A Discussion on AI Challenges

Room 3

Ashley McManus, Director of Marketing, Affectiva

Abdo Mahmoud, Senior Product Manager, Affectiva

1:25pm
Interlude

Lobby

1:30pm
SPONSORED TALK

Room 1

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: Challenges of Humanizing AI

Room 3

Ashley McManus, Director of Marketing, Affectiva

2:00pm
Interlude

Lobby

2:05pm
TALK: Driving Lean Manufacturing Benefits Through the Digital Thread

Room 1

Jaswinder Walia, CIO Engineering, GE Aviation

2:35pm
Interlude

Lobby

2:40pm
SPONSORED TALK

Room 1

3:10pm
Interlude

Lobby

3:15pm
TALK: Customer Centric Product Design: Human Factors and Impact on Ux

Room 1

Joseph Lee, Senior Director - Emerging Technologies , Thermo Fisher Scientific

Ravi Sawhney, CEO and Co-Founder, RKS Design

3:45pm
Close of Conference

Lobby

Day 3: 30 October 2020
10:55am
Opening Remarks

Lobby

11:00am
PANEL DISCUSSION: Establishing a Cost Effective and Time Efficient Data Migration and Management Strategy

Room 1

David Sherburne, Independent Consultant - Former Executive IT Director, David Sherburne Consulting

Reginald Fortson, Director of PLM, Johnson & Johnson

ROUNDTABLE: Overcoming Data Management Challenges with AI

Room 3

Muhannad Alomari, AI Hub Lead , Rolls Royce plc

12:00pm
Interlude

Lobby

12:05pm
SPONSORED TALK: Driving Success Across the Entire Value Chain: How Blentech uses SaaS PLM to Increase Shareholder Value

Room 1

Ray Hein, CEO and Co-Founder, PropelPLM

Daniel Voit, President & CEO, Blentech

ROUNDTABLE PART 1: Establishing a Human Centred PLM Strategy to Enhance Usability and Functionality

Room 3

Matthew Whittaker, PLM Specialist, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind

12:35pm
Interlude

Lobby

12:40pm
TALK: Advancing Simulation Throughout the Supply Chain to Meet Consumer Demands

Room 1

Erik Olson, VP Product Innovation and Development, Crocs

ROUNDTABLE PART 2: Establishing a Human Centred PLM Strategy to Enhance Usability and Functionality

Room 3

Matthew Whittaker, PLM Specialist, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind

1:10pm
Interlude

Lobby

1:15pm
SPONSORED TALK

Room 1

1:45pm
Interlude

Lobby

2:50pm
PANEL DISCUSSION: Embracing Digital in Face of Pandemic Disruption

Room 1

Ray Hein, CEO and Co-Founder, PropelPLM

Paul Powers, CEO, Physna

Marc Lind, SVP Strategy, Aras

3:50pm
Close of Conference

Lobby