2017 Smart Manufacturing Summit Speaker Presentations

IOT: A Revolution on the Factory Floor

By Raj Batra, President of the Digital Factory Division, Siemens USA
The implementation of IoT technology on the factory floor, as well as in tracking products after they leave the plant, holds the most promise for companies looking to streamline production, manage energy use, gather operational data, and gain insight into both supply chains and future product development

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Manufacturing 2020: Where are We Headed?

By John Lundgren, CEO, Stanley Black & Decker
The seven major forces driving global change in manufacturing: Globalization, Supply Chain, Environment, Talent, Technology, Productivity and Consumer Requirements


Microsoft Presentations

Digital Transformation in Manufacturing
By Colin Masson, C+E Industry Solutions, Manufacturing



IoT Realities and Opportunities
By Kevin Miller, Principal Program Manager, Azure IoT



Microsoft Hololens




Supply Chain Digital Transformation
By Robert Meshew, Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Corporation



Robotics and Automation: New Frontiers

How robotics impacts all aspects of 21st century manufacturing, from talent to distribution, sourcing to safety, process to pitching.

Sujeet Chand, Senior Vice President of Advanced Technology & Chief Technology Officer, Rockwell Automation



Herbert Lade, Vice President, Global Solutions and Service, Cognex




David Mindell, CEO and Co-Founder, Humatics Corporation




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