Connected Manufacturing Leaders Summit

30 - 31 January, 2019

Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten Kempinski, Munich, Germany

+ 44 (0) 207 368 9465

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Conference day one – Wednesday 30 January 2019

8:00 am - 8:45 am Registration and welcome coffee

Driving your Industry 4.0 Projects Forward

8:45 am - 8:50 am Opening remarks – Letitia Thomas, Programme Director, WBR

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chair’s opening remarks and networking activity

Uwe Kueppers - Chairman MESA
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Uwe Kueppers

Chairman
MESA

9:00 am - 9:20 am OPENING KEYNOTE Manufacturing 2040: How to work with and act on data and embrace technology to stay ahead of the curve and drive your industry 4.0 projects

Paul Mairl - Chief Digital Officer GKN
·         How can the use of data accelerate manufacturing into the future?
·         How can your team be trained to identify and act on ALL data efficiently?
·         How can the use of data and technology help you stay ahead of your competition?
·         What does the future of manufacturing look like in your company? 
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Paul Mairl

Chief Digital Officer
GKN

9:20 am - 10:00 am FIRESIDE CHAT Harnessing the ‘digital twin’: How can cyber security best practice be improved and shared in a connected world to create a safe and digitally secure manufacturing organisation?

Curtis Carson - Head of Engineering Process, Methods, Tools, Performance and Improvement Airbus
·         How can a digital twin provide consistency of data?
·         How can you digitalise your supply chain into the factory?
·         Information available everywhere and anywhere
·         What new business models need to be generated around manufacturing?
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Curtis Carson

Head of Engineering Process, Methods, Tools, Performance and Improvement
Airbus

9:40 am - 10:00 am KEYNOTE ADDRESS Successfully applying advanced data analytics across your manufacturing processes: How to prepare your workforce to manage and contextualise data

Lloyd Colegrove - Director Data Services & Analytics Manufacturing The Dow Chemical Company
·         How can data analytics help your team put data into context before use?
·         How can understanding data help manufacturing processes?
·         How can you use data analytics to support the challenge of change? 
·         What data analytics do you need in your business? 
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Lloyd Colegrove

Director Data Services & Analytics Manufacturing
The Dow Chemical Company

10:00 am - 10:40 am Networking Break

Igniting Connectivity & IIoT

10:40 am - 11:00 am PRESENTATION How can you build on your legacy systems and implement the right automated systems and IIOT capabilities to achieve transparency and connectivity in your future “Industry 4.0 Plant”?

Ralf Hagen - Engineering Manager Nestlé
·         How can you prepare your legacy systems for automation processes
·         How can solutions for legacy systems achieve transparency in your plant?
·         How can you add layers of IoT to legacy systems?
·         Which technology makes connectivity possible?
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Ralf Hagen

Engineering Manager
Nestlé

11:00 am - 11:40 am CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE Key success factors to making use of Artificial Intelligence: How can you implement AI across your business to take production to the next level?

Harald Rudolph - Director Daimler Strategy Daimler
·         How can connectivity showcase the right algorithm for your business?
·         How can you build an AI algorithm to assist your manufacturing operations?
·         What can AI add to your business?
·         How does AI assist your delivery and product development?
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Harald Rudolph

Director Daimler Strategy
Daimler

11:40 am - 12:00 pm PRESENTATION

12:00 pm - 12:20 pm PRESENTATION How to digitalise your value stream to reduce lead time and factor in fluctuation to create a cost competitive Industry 4.0 strategy

Armin Schwab - Vice President Manufacturing Bosch
·         How to take steps forward from lean manufacturing to digitalise your value stream.
·         How can digitalising your value stream enhance production?
·         How can Industry 4.0 assist this?
·         How can a digitalised value stream help you to become cost competitive? 
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Armin Schwab

Vice President Manufacturing
Bosch

12:20 pm - 12:30 pm ALL STAR PANEL Smart Devices and Wearables: How can you connect manufacturing equipment to employee smart devices to gain real time analytics and help prevent breakdowns?

Sibylle Büttner - Plant Director Continental Jens Schmidt - Global Technology Director The Dow Chemical Company Damodar Hegde - Director Operational Excellence & Digital Supply Chain Coca Cola Juha Pankakoski - Executive Vice President Konecranes
·         How can linking equipment improve your production line?
·         How can you connect your manufacturing equipment?
·         How can your team wearing smart devices help real time issues?
·         How can you assemble smart technologies to deliver this?
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Sibylle Büttner

Plant Director
Continental

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Jens Schmidt

Global Technology Director
The Dow Chemical Company

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Damodar Hegde

Director Operational Excellence & Digital Supply Chain
Coca Cola

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Juha Pankakoski

Executive Vice President
Konecranes

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Networking lunch

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MASTERCLASS

TRACK A – Driving Organisational Transformation

2:05 pm - 2:10 pm Chair’s opening remarks

TRACK A – Driving Organisational Transformation

2:10 pm - 2:30 pm PRESENTATION Industry 4.0 Transformation: How to streamline your processes to build on lean manufacturing principles and make your Industry 4.0 goals a reality
Stefano Cortiglioni - Business Development Director and Regional Manager Toyota
·         How can you build on lean manufacturing when implanting your industry 4.0 strategy?
·         How can you build flexibility and transparency into your strategy?
·         What lean manufacturing principles can influence 4.0?
·         What is the next step for your business?
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Stefano Cortiglioni

Business Development Director and Regional Manager
Toyota

TRACK A – Driving Organisational Transformation

2:30 pm - 3:10 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE How can you create opportunities for your workforce and ensure they are at the forefront of your Industry 4.0 strategy to achieve agility and flexibility in your operations?
Ilker Kalali - Head of Industrial Engineering & Manufacturing System Pirelli
·         How can you create more business opportunities for your staff
·         How can Ops Tech and Info Tech create a unionised approach? 
·         How can you demonstrate the benefit of industry 4.0 to your team?
·         What roles are integral for humans to complete?
·         How to get buy in for your Industry 4.0 strategy
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Ilker Kalali

Head of Industrial Engineering & Manufacturing System
Pirelli

TRACK B – Exploiting New Frontiers in MES & Digitalisation

2:05 pm - 2:10 pm Chair’s opening remarks
Uwe Kueppers - Chairman MESA
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Uwe Kueppers

Chairman
MESA

TRACK B – Exploiting New Frontiers in MES & Digitalisation

2:10 pm - 2:30 pm PRESENTATION Lean meets Industry 4.0: How can you use Value Stream Mapping to digitally improve production processes, apply analysis and fine-tune principles?
Sibylle Büttner - Plant Director Continental
·         How can you use Value Stream Mapping for your production process?
·         How can you apply analysis in combination of digitalisation to improve your processes?
·         How can this be used to eliminate transportation, storage, production schedule etc?
·         What effect does this have on manufacturing processes?
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Sibylle Büttner

Plant Director
Continental

TRACK B – Exploiting New Frontiers in MES & Digitalisation

2:30 pm - 3:10 pm ALL STAR PANEL Smart Automation: How can you best use MES software with an IIoT initiative to better handle the data extracted from machines and optimise efficiency in your manufacturing processes?
Jens Starke - Product Manager MES/IT Factory Control Volkswagen Olaf Sauer - Researcher Fraunhofer Institute Josef Kriegmair - Representative Production MTU Aero Engines
·         How can you utilise machine to machine technology?
·         How is the information being treated/used?
·         How can people learn from the data?
·         Where can MES software be used? 
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Jens Starke

Product Manager MES/IT Factory Control
Volkswagen

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Olaf Sauer

Researcher
Fraunhofer Institute

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Josef Kriegmair

Representative Production
MTU Aero Engines

SYNERGY WORKSHOPS – Starting your Industry 4.0 Journey Right

2:05 pm - 2:30 pm Successfully implementing Industry 4.0 and keeping up with competition: How can you enable automation and data innovation within a highly regulated environment?
Simon Bradley - VP Innovation, Cyber Security Programme Directorate Airbus
·         What are the primary data challenges in regulated industries?
·         How can you build a network between IT systems and the customer?
·         How can you share data?
·         Who owns data in regulatory environments?
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Simon Bradley

VP Innovation, Cyber Security Programme Directorate
Airbus

3:10 pm - 3:50 pm Afternoon networking break

TRACK A – Driving Organisational Transformation

3:50 pm - 4:30 pm ALL STAR PANEL Ops Tech-Info Tech Collaboration and succeeding at change management: How can you transform your organisational set-up to deliver a joined-up approach to smart manufacturing?
Stig Carlson - Director Corporate Manufacturing Autoliv Dr. Sama Mbang - Head Digitalisation – Simulation Manufacturing Load Cases Daimler Alexis Kydonopoulos - Manager SHE & Continuous Improvement Beiersdorf Christian Haupt - Head of Business Development Technology Staedtler
·         How can you ensure communication between your Ops Tech and Info Tech teams to be forward thinking?
·         How to look at cross segment and cross department changes
·         Where do change management and measurements of achievement become important
·         Change management as a key challenger for most companies
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Stig Carlson

Director Corporate Manufacturing
Autoliv

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Dr. Sama Mbang

Head Digitalisation – Simulation Manufacturing Load Cases
Daimler

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Alexis Kydonopoulos

Manager SHE & Continuous Improvement
Beiersdorf

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Christian Haupt

Head of Business Development Technology
Staedtler

TRACK A – Driving Organisational Transformation

4:30 pm - 4:50 pm PRESENTATION Organisational Change: How can you transform your people, leadership and culture to mobilise commitment and enhance interconnectivity?
Matthew Stockwin - Manufacturing Director Europe Coats Group
·         How can you change culture and engagement to improve your process and workforce buy-in?
·         How can people, leadership and change help to mobilise commitment?
·         Organisational set up: What is the importance of your business structure? 
·         How can connectivity help manufacturing processes? 
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Matthew Stockwin

Manufacturing Director Europe
Coats Group

TRACK B – Exploiting New Frontiers in MES & Digitalisation

3:50 pm - 4:30 pm CASE STUDY INTERACTIVE Data Focus: How to best use your existing data and apply new data analytics to spot new opportunities for improving performance across your production line
Steffen Fischer - Manager Advanced Manufacturing John Deere
·         How can you analyse data to make your production environment and business environment more joined up?
·         How can data be streamlined?
·         How can data analytics help the efficiency in your production?
·         Flexibility of your team and environment
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Steffen Fischer

Manager Advanced Manufacturing
John Deere

TRACK B – Exploiting New Frontiers in MES & Digitalisation

4:30 pm - 4:50 pm PRESENTATION How can you use robust assessments and forward thinking KPI’s to sustain your Industry 4.0 journey?
Dr. Andreas Hauser - Director Digital Service TÜV SÜD
·         How can you measure the success of new technology?
·         How can you assess the technology your company needs?
·         What is the impact of Industry 4.0 solutions on your business?
·         What can be learns from traditional KPIs?
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Dr. Andreas Hauser

Director Digital Service
TÜV SÜD

SYNERGY WORKSHOPS – Starting your Industry 4.0 Journey Right

3:50 pm - 4:50 pm Agile dynamic talent: How can you identify, source and recruit the right talent to support your Industry 4.0
Kalman Tiboldi - Chief Business Innovation Officer TVH
·         The challenges of transforming organisational culture
·         What training and talent is needed to transform your organisation
·         Identifying the talent gaps n your Industry 4.0 strategy
·         How do you source talent with the right knowledge?
·         How do you communicate the idea that machines may replace certain role?
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Kalman Tiboldi

Chief Business Innovation Officer
TVH

4:50 pm - 4:55 pm Transition time

4:55 pm - 5:15 pm CLOSING KEYNOTE PRESENTATION The Charter of Trust: How to share cyber security best practice in a connected world to create safe and digitally secure manufacturing for the future?

Simon Bradley - VP Innovation, Cyber Security Programme Directorate Airbus
·         How can cyber security be improved in supply chain/manufacturing across industries?
·         How to enable your manufacturing in a connected world
·         How can cyber security help create a safe and digitally secure world?
·         Why is this important?
·         Fundamental principles 
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Simon Bradley

VP Innovation, Cyber Security Programme Directorate
Airbus

5:15 pm - 5:55 pm TECHNOLOGY DRAGONS’ DEN Get a sneak peek into the most innovative technology offerings to see how they can help solve some of your biggest Industry 4.0 pain points

Uwe Kueppers - Chairman MESA Robin P. G. Tech - Co-founder and Managing Director AtomLeap Sebastian Ritz - CEO Rittal Group Kristian Raue - CEO & Founder Cedalo AG
Join our smart manufacturing dragons during this exciting ‘Dragons Den’ style session, where you will hear from four new and innovative start-up technology firms as they present their offerings in a bid to win first place. Listen up as the dragons’ review the technologies’ benefits to your business, predict their future success and deliver their verdicts. The ultimate decision is in your hands though, as the audience get to vote for their favourite. Will you find the next big thing?
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Uwe Kueppers

Chairman
MESA

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Robin P. G. Tech

Co-founder and Managing Director
AtomLeap

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Sebastian Ritz

CEO
Rittal Group

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Kristian Raue

CEO & Founder
Cedalo AG

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Networking Reception - Your opportunity to relax, discuss challenges, exchange ideas and make new contacts in an informal setting!