Connected Manufacturing Forum 2019

July 29 - 30, 2019

Hilton Austin, Austin, TX

Michael Mikula


Chief Engineer, Advanced Manufacturing
Ford Motor Company

Day 2 – July 30, 2019


1:40 PM Panel Interactive: Leveraging 3-D Printing for Agility and Improved Order Fulfilment

The advantages of additive manufacturing, aka 3-D printing, are endless, and a lot of organizations see this as a perfect Industry 4.0 Pilot opportunity that can quickly demonstrate the ROI and significantly upgrade the accuracy and speed at which parts can be produced. 

This panel discusses practical applications of 3-D printing:

- Improving your performance and ability to produce complex designs on-demand
- Reducing lead times and providing  agility and highly responsive order fulfillment 
- Securing your competitive edge through the product customization capabilities and on-demand production
- Delivering reduction in labor and production costs

2:35 PM Panel Interactive Working Groups: Leveraging 3-D Printing for Agility and Improved Order Fulfillment

Networking opportunity: Discuss opportunities and challenges associated with additive manufacturing in small working groups in response to a question/challenge posed by the panel moderator.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Michael.

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