16th - 17th May 2024

Agenda

DAY 1

08:00 - 08:50

REGISTRATION

08:55 – 09:00

CHAIRPERSON’S OPENING REMARKS

09:00 - 09:30

GENERATIVE AI & BEYOND: TRANSFORMING MANUFACTURING WITH AI-DRIVEN INNOVATIONS FOR PROCESS OPTIMIZATION, PRODUCTIVITY ENHANCEMENT, AND WORKER SAFETY

  • Workflow Optimization: AI-based predictive maintenance proactively identifies production risks and prescribes next-best actions, minimizing unplanned downtime, maximizing asset life, and reducing alert fatigue
  • Worker Safety: Visual AI can prevent up to 90% of unsafe acts and near misses, providing real-time, actionable insights and enabling EHS managers
  • Knowledge Management: Generative AI delivers personalized insights drawing from organizational information in a secure, trusted, and transparent way, enhancing business productivity and improving decision-making

09:30 - 10:00

PIONEERING THE FUTURE OF CONNECTIVITY AND INNOVATION

  • Unleashing the Power of 5G to Transform Connectivity and Redefine the Digital Landscape
  • Navigating the Internet of Things to Foster Smarter Cities, Homes, and Businesses
  • Safeguarding the Digital World with Cutting-edge Security Solutions and Threat Intelligence
  • Shaping the Future of Communication through Advanced Technologies and Next-Gen Services

10:00 - 10:30

ENTERPRISE AUTOMATION AND AI: INNOVATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGY FOR SUSTAINABLE GROWTH AND OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE

  • Utilizing technologies like AI, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), and Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
  • Accommodating high growth to ensure customer satisfaction with quality products, timely delivery, and cost-effectiveness
  • Automating processes around production and planning to enhance efficiency and do more with limited resources
  • Streamlining processes to improve customer service in addition to optimizing resource utilization

10:35 - 11:25

COFFEE BREAK

11:30 - 12:00

INNOVATING FOR THE REAL WORLD – REMOTE VISUAL ASSISTANCE FOR ANYONE, IN ANY LOCATION, AT ANY TIME

  • Remote visual assistance tools (a.k.a. remote expert guidance tools) are used by all kinds of people, in all kinds of places and environments across the globe. From the tech savvy office worker in a highly connected city center, to the production worker at a rural industrial site.
  • Building innovative tools that don’t just work in the city office, but also in the rural industrial location, comes with challenges.
    – What are the challenges of building real-time remote collaboration tools in the real world?
    – What are the risks if you deploy a solution that does not take these challenges into account?
    – What are some innovations to address these real world challenges?
  • Bottom line: Learn how to deploy real-time collaboration tools, such as remote visual assistance, for large scale use in the real world. By anyone. Anywhere.

12:00 - 12:30

I’M SORRY, BUT YOU NEED TO FIX THE BASICS! “STRUGGLING BECOMING DATA DRIVEN AND USING MACHINE LEARNING AT SCALE?”

  • Understand your strengths and your gaps on the road to becoming data driven. What most manufacturers understands but have ignored
  • Self-assessment on your journey towards becoming a data driven company
  • Lead by examples: Use cases that enables a company to become data driven
  • Why we say that the smartest people work on the shop floor
  • Everyone can’t be helped, work with those who want to change

12:30 - 13:00

ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING – THE FUTURE OF SMART AND RESPONSIBLE MANUFACTURING

  • Evolution of Additive manufacturing space
  • Disruption of the industry with Start-up Players
  • How has EOS been the global leader in this evolution?
  • Responsible Manufacturing in a nutshell

PLANNED INVESTMENT AREAS

  • COVID-19
  • Digital Technology
  • 5G
  • Workflow and Process Automation
  • Automatic & Autonomous Transformation Solutions
  • Manufacturing Footprint Optimization
  • Manufacturing Supply Chain Strategy & Implementation
  • Robotic Automation
  • Sustainability 4.0
  • Industrial Automation & Control solutions
  • Data Governance
  • Digital/Software Adoption
  • Connected Worker
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cloud Manufacturing
  • Digital Twin
  • Workforce Training and Development
  • Machine & Deep Learning
  • Plant Safety & Inspection
  • Industry 5.0
  • Connected Manufacturing
  • Big Data & Manufacturing Information
  • Smart Manufacturing / Digitalisation
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Predictive Maintenance PdM 4.0
  • Cloud, Edge & IoT Data Management
  • Augmented & Virtual reality (AR & VR)
  • Asset Optimization
  • M2M Communication
  • Wearable Digital Technology
  • Asset Performance Management (APM 4.0)
  • Sensors

13:05 - 13:55

LUNCH

14:00 - 14:30

REVOLUTIONIZING OPERATIONS: THE POWER OF PREDICTIVE INTELLIGENCE

  • Harnessing artificial intelligence for real-time insights and foresight in manufacturing processes
  • Building adaptive strategies to thrive in dynamic manufacturing environments
  • Unleashing the potential of data analytics to enhance manufacturing efficiency and performance
  • Reducing downtime and optimizing equipment performance through predictive maintenance solutions
  • Achieving eco-friendly operations by integrating innovative technologies for resource optimization

14:30 – 15:00

DRIVING MAXIMUM PRODUCTIVITY THROUGH PLANT PERFORMANCE OPTIMISATION

  • Learning how to revamp and modernise manufacturing facilities to enhance overall performance
  • Utilising data analytics and smart technologies to make informed decisions and optimise plant efficiency
  • Cultivating a culture of continuous improvement, empowering your workforce to excel in plant operations
  • Exploring techniques for getting the most out of your assets, from machinery to labour resources
  • Developing strategies to maintain and improve plant performance over the long term, aligning with sustainability goals
  • Applying lean manufacturing principles to eliminate waste and streamline processes, driving maximum productivity

15:00 – 15:30

PREDICTION WITH PRECISION: MAXIMIZING ASSET UPTIME AND REDUCING CARBON EMISSIONS WITH ADVANCED PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS

  • Cutting-edge predictive analytics for precise asset performance forecasting
  • Learning strategies to extend the life cycle of manufacturing equipment, optimizing investments
  • Contributing to sustainability goals by minimizing carbon emissions in manufacturing processes

15:35 - 16:25

COFFEE BREAK

16:30 - 17:00

3DQR INSIGHT: USING AR TO BRIDGE TODAY’S URGENT KNOWLEDGE GAPS

  • Industry Challenge: Growing lack of qualified personnel, increasing complexity of tasks, and high employee turnover
  • Solution – Industry 5.0 & AR: Combining real and digital worlds to address these issues, with AR as a key technology
  • 3DQR’s AR Training & Assistance: Utilizes AR to place digital information exactly where it’s needed, enhancing training and task execution
  • Benefits: AR facilitates rapid, efficient knowledge transfer, allows for easy creation of interactive learning scenarios, and provides just-in-time training
  • Rapid ROI: 3DQR’s AR solution enables quicker creation of useful AR prototypes and faster roll-out, reducing time and cost

17:00 - 17:30

COLLECTIVE INTELLIGENCE TO FACILITATE PRODUCTIVITY AND INNOVATION

  • The time and costs required for the documentation of knowledge, the problems linked to multilingual environments, the management of tacit knowledge are, among other things, obstacles to the optimal use of collective intelligence
  • How to capture, increase and share know-how? After the technological advances of Industry 4.0, Industry 5.0 puts people back at the center of solutions

PLANNED INVESTMENT AREAS

  • COVID-19
  • Digital Technology
  • 5G
  • Workflow and Process Automation
  • Automatic & Autonomous Transformation Solutions
  • Manufacturing Footprint Optimization
  • Manufacturing Supply Chain Strategy & Implementation
  • Robotic Automation
  • Sustainability 4.0
  • Industrial Automation & Control solutions
  • Data Governance
  • Digital/Software Adoption
  • Connected Worker
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cloud Manufacturing
  • Digital Twin
  • Workforce Training and Development
  • Machine & Deep Learning
  • Plant Safety & Inspection
  • Industry 5.0
  • Connected Manufacturing
  • Big Data & Manufacturing Information
  • Smart Manufacturing / Digitalisation
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Predictive Maintenance PdM 4.0
  • Cloud, Edge & IoT Data Management
  • Augmented & Virtual reality (AR & VR)
  • Asset Optimization
  • M2M Communication
  • Wearable Digital Technology
  • Asset Performance Management (APM 4.0)
  • Sensors

17:35 - 18:15

Panel Discussion: INDUSTRY 5.0: THE NEXT PHASE THAT'S NOW

  • Predicting which nascent trends will define the next decade of manufacturing
  • Identifying common themes during technology leaps and transitions and applying them to what we are seeing now
  • Positioning your company and team so that they are ready for industry and sector-wide transitions
  • Staying up-to-date on emerging technologies and tools
  • Navigating change while keeping company values consistent and goal-oriented

18:15 - 19:15

DRINKS RECEPTION

DAY 2

08:55 – 09:00

CHAIRPERSON’S OPENING REMARKS

09:00 – 09:30

ENABLING THE FRONT-LINE WITH DATA AND AI

  • Learn why 47% of leading manufacturers are already using AI for the front-line
  • See how a turnkey and tangible AI solution enables front-line staff and helps junior operators perform like seasoned veterans
  • Understand how to use actionable AI as a competitive edge for talent, lowering COGs, and improving OEE
  • Learn how AI can be used to address workforce productivity gaps caused by turnover or a transient workforce
  • See examples of how manufacturing has already benefited from AI and advanced analytics
  • Understand the pitfalls that cause these projects to fail

09:30 – 10:00

REAL TIME DATA'S VALUE FOR IMPROVED MACHINE PERFORMANCE

  • Using real time data to optimize manufacturing processes and increase machine responsiveness and uptime
  • Enabling machine changeover at point of use to reduce inefficiencies
  • Preventing bottlenecks through data-driven predictions
  • Identifying and isolating specific problems before they impact downstream systems

10:00 - 10:30

UNVEILING THE FUTURE OF MANUFACTURING EXCELLENCE WITH INDUSTRY 5.0: WHERE TECHNOLOGY, HUMANITY AND INNOVATION COLLIDE

  • Exploring how Industry 5.0 fosters a new era of harmonious collaboration between humans and advanced machines, enhancing productivity and creativity
  • Discussing the shift towards decentralised production models, where localised manufacturing centres are interconnected, reducing supply chain vulnerabilities
  • Discovering how Industry 5.0 enables mass customisation, allowing manufacturers to meet individual customer needs while maintaining efficient production processes
  • Harnessing the power of real-time data analytics and AI-driven insights to make informed decisions, optimise processes, and improve product quality
  • Understanding the importance of upskilling the manufacturing workforce to adapt to Industry 5.0’s evolving technological landscape

10:35 - 11:25

COFFEE BREAK

11:30 – 12:00

INDUSTRY 4.0 IMPLEMENTATION AND CHANGE MANAGEMENT CHALLENGES (AN OPERATORS VIEW)

  • Establishing a digital strategy – creating strong foundations and looking at the long-term strategy, not quick wins.
  • Technology evaluation and innovation – finding the right solution to your problem and avoiding the one size fits all approach. The options we see on the market place and how these options are just not refined enough yet to really make it easy for industry to adopt digital solutions.
  • What works and what does not.
  • Change Management challenges and building adoption – moving from technology PoC to pilot to implementation.

12:00 – 12:30

GUARDING YOUR MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS AGAINST CYBERSECURITY THREATS

  • Discussing the rising importance of cybersecurity in manufacturing
  • Understanding the evolving cybersecurity landscape in the manufacturing industry
  • Identifying potential vulnerabilities by conducting risk assessments
  • Developing threat models to enhance threat intelligence and detection
  • Deploying endpoint protection solutions to secure your network
  • Implementing best practices for data encryption, access control and identity management

12:30 – 13:00

MACHINE LEARNING IMPACT ON PREDICTIVE MAINTENANCE IN MANUFACTURING

  • Exploring the benefits of predictive maintenance and how it differs from traditional maintenance
  • Examining the implementation process of Machine Learning (ML) in predictive maintenance
  • Addressing potential challenges and risks in predictive maintenance using machine learning
  • Looking into the future of predictive maintenance and machine learning in the manufacturing industry

PLANNED INVESTMENT AREAS

  • COVID-19
  • Digital Technology
  • 5G
  • Workflow and Process Automation
  • Automatic & Autonomous Transformation Solutions
  • Manufacturing Footprint Optimization
  • Manufacturing Supply Chain Strategy & Implementation
  • Robotic Automation
  • Sustainability 4.0
  • Industrial Automation & Control solutions
  • Data Governance
  • Digital/Software Adoption
  • Connected Worker
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cloud Manufacturing
  • Digital Twin
  • Workforce Training and Development
  • Machine & Deep Learning
  • Plant Safety & Inspection
  • Industry 5.0
  • Connected Manufacturing
  • Big Data & Manufacturing Information
  • Smart Manufacturing / Digitalisation
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain
  • Manufacturing Automation
  • Predictive Maintenance PdM 4.0
  • Cloud, Edge & IoT Data Management
  • Augmented & Virtual reality (AR & VR)
  • Asset Optimization
  • M2M Communication
  • Wearable Digital Technology
  • Asset Performance Management (APM 4.0)
  • Sensors

13:05 - 13:55

LUNCH

14:00 - 14:30

EMPOWERING MANUFACTURING EFFICIENCY: UNLEASHING PROCESS OPTIMIZATION

  • Digitized Workflows: Transitioning manual processes into streamlined, digitized workflows, reducing bottlenecks
  • Real-time Insights: Leveraging data analytics to provide manufacturing leaders with actionable, real-time insights for informed decision-making
  • Mobile Workforce Enablement: Enhancing productivity by empowering the mobile workforce with intuitive tools for remote operational control and data access
  • Predictive Maintenance: Ensuring machinery uptime and reducing unplanned downtime for increased operational continuity

14:30 - 15:00

IMPROVING EFFICIENCY AND SAFETY IN MANUFACTURING WITH COLLABORATIVE ROBOTS

  • Defining collaborative robots and their unique features in comparison to traditional robots
  • Discussing the benefits of implementing collaborative robots in manufacturing, such as improved safety and increases productivity
  • Examining different types of collaborative robots and their applications in various industries
  • Highlighting real-life examples of successful robot implementations in manufacturing

15:00 - 15:05

CHAIRPERSON’S CLOSE