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What is the Connected Manufacturing Forum?

The Connected Manufacturing Forum is a leading cross-industry event that brings together 150+ Operations, Technology, Manufacturing and Advanced Engineering executives. These thought leaders and innovators will come together for a collaborative debate on the latest Industry 4.0 trends, challenges and opportunities.

Join us for informative sessions, case studies, workshops and executive boardrooms focused on:

IIoT, IoT connectivity
Augmented Reality (AR)
Cloud computing
Advanced real-time analytics
Additive manufacturing
MES/MOM automation
System integration
Legacy equipment retrofitting
Real-time data leveraging
OT & IT integration

Who Attends the Connected Manufacturing Forum?

You will rub shoulders with Operations, Technology and Engineering executives from Top 500 manufacturing companies, as well as the worlds most innovative start-ups.

Join us to learn how to secure smart factory investments, implement organizational change and select the right new technologies and solutions that will help you become an Industry 4.0 frontrunner.

Who’s Speaking?

Speakers from the world's leading manufacturing companies presenting real tactics that will challenge the way you think about your operations.

Bart Talloen

Vice President Product Supply Strategy & Deployment, Johnson & Johnson Supply Chain
Johnson & Johnson

Jesper Toubøl

Vice President Elements and Moulds
LEGO Group

Andy O'Connor

Director, Digital Development

Danery Flores

Manager Global Equipment Innovation and Standardization
Lear Corporation

Eddie Smith

Director of Operations
Kuhn Krause

John Glaser

Global Packaging Technology Leader

Sibylle Buettner

Plant Director
Continental Automotive GmbH

Kevin McDonald

Advance Manufacturing Engineer
Tenneco Inc.

Why Attend?

Industry-Driven Agenda


Get practical insights on the topics that concern you the most: our program is tailored to meet your specific needs through in-depth market research with 100+ industry practitioners and innovators.

5-Star Speaker Faculty


Hear from Top 500 global manufacturing organizations and innovative startups that are transforming manufacturing ecosystems as we know it.

Exclusive Networking Opportunities


Don’t miss a unique opportunity to enhance your connections with industry frontrunners through interactive off-stage discussion groups, creative boardrooms, strategy-building task forces, and structured networking activities.

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!