The Manufacturing Conference For Your Industry 4.0 Strategy
The Connected Manufacturing Forum brings together 150+ leading Manufacturing, Operations, Technology, Supply Chain and Advanced Engineering executives for a collaborative debate on the latest Industry 4.0 trends, challenges and opportunities.
Join them to benchmark your digital enterprise strategy, create your blueprint, promote effective change management and learn how to become a smarter, more connected manufacturer.
“Great speakers, right topics, correct attendees”
Peter Denmark, Business Director
“Well organized and structured event to share opportunities and challenges with Industry 4.0.”
Sarah Bodo, Lead Process Automation Engineer
“Sessions with very high quality”
Josef Kriegmair, Senior Manager
Be Inspired – Learn From:
Be inspired by leaders from the world’s largest manufacturing companies who have smart manufacturing figured out and underway. You’ll benchmark your progress towards connected manufacturing, cultural and change management and the latest Industry 4.0 capabilities.
Divisional Information Officer, Manufacturing & Engineering Systems
Toyota Motor Corp.
Leveraging IIoT & Data Analytics
Chief Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing
Leveraging 3-D Printing for Agility
Jeffrey J. Wilcox
Vice President, Digital Transformation
Industry 4.0 Readiness Assessment
Vice President Product Supply Strategy & Deployment
Johnson & Johnson
Industry 4.0 “Natural Selection”
Vice President HR, Industry 4.0 & Corporate
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Overcoming Misconceptions About Digitalization
Vice President, Global Supply Chain
Automation, Robotics and the Future of Manufacturing
Vice President – Technical Services
Scalable Interoperability & Agility in Legacy Systems
Vice President of Global Manufacturing
General Electric Aviation
Industry 4.0 Strategic Planning & Direction
Who Attends the Connected Manufacturing Forum?
You will rub shoulders with Manufacturing, Operations, Technology, Supply Chain and Advanced Engineering executives from Top 500 manufacturing companies, as well as the world’s most innovative start-ups, including:
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Walk Away with Actionable Insights
Your two-day schedule at a glance:
Monday, July 29 Taking Digital Maturity To The Next Level: Getting Past The Industry 4.0 Evangelism Phase To Build A Truly Integrated Digital Enterprise
Industry 4.0 “Natural Selection”: Stagnation Is Not An Option
CASE STUDY: Best Practices in Industry 4.0 Readiness Assessment
PANEL INTERACTIVE: Overcoming Misconceptions About Digitalization To Fashion a Clear-Cut Vision For Your Organization
Oxford Style Debate: OT vs IT – Who Should Be Spearheading Your Digital Transformation?
PANEL: Mergers & Acquisitions: Achieving The Goal Of Process Standardization
Track A: Industry 4.0 Takeoff – rom Vision To Implementation
Track B: The Next Stage In Digital Maturity – Achieving The Goal Of Data-Driven Manufacturing
Track C: Industry Lab Workshops
Tuesday, July 30 Unlocking The Power Of Industrial Iot And Artificial Intelligence: Implementing Industry 4.0 Technologies To Drive Transformation And Operational Excellence
CASE STUDY: Moving from Rust Belt to High Technology
CASE STUDY: Understanding And Enabling A Digital Twin
PANEL: Bringing Scalable Interoperability and Agility to Legacy Systems
PANEL: Leveraging IIoT and Data Analytics To Achieve The Goal Of Flexible And Competitive Production Processes
CASE STUDY: Customer Centricity Meets Industry 4.0
CASE STUDY: Leveraging Smart Wearables for Remote Monitoring and Equipment Repairs
Track A: Industry 4.0 in Discrete Manufacturing
Track B: Industry 4.0 in Process Manufacturing
Track C: Industry Lab Workshops
Why You Must Be at Connected Manufacturing
Actionable Industry 4.0 Use Cases
We are not a trade show or a vendor-led seminar where the main goal is to sell the solution to you. Our agenda is 100% focused on your biggest challenges and opportunities. We deliver top-level content and case studies highlighting Industry 4.0 strategy conceptualization and application. You’ll walk away with pages of actionable strategies to help you become a smarter, more connected manufacturer.View Speakers
A Program Tailored to Manufacturers of All Sizes
We bring together every facet of manufacturing, from Top 500 manufacturing companies, to the world’s most innovative start-ups. Regardless of where you stand in comparison to your competition, we have a ton of tailored content that will enable you to walk away with actionable strategies that are applicable to your specific operation.See Agenda
Cross-Sector Learning & Networking
Benefit from tons of interactivity with over 10 hours of discussion groups, creative think-tanks, tracks, roundtables, and structured networking activities every day. You’ll develop relationships, make new contacts and speak “off-the-record” with your peers from different sectors and verticals.See Interactive Formats
Become a Sponsor
Sponsoring Connected Manufacturing puts your brand in the spotlight. There are 150 leading executives waiting to meet a company like yours. We offer you custom sponsorship packages with branding, thought leadership and face time all built in. It’s like a big party, and you’re bringing the drinks!