FACTORYTECHX

 

 

 

FACTORYTECHX, Wednesday 6 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:10

Dyson & Singapore: Fostering technology innovation together

09:30

A digitally-enabled autonomous future: How technology will change the way we think and work

09:50

Making sense of the real use cases for emerging technology: What does the future hold?

10:10

Reserved for Title Sponsor

10:40

Speed Networking

11:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Tim Szymcek
FACTORYTECHX
11:30

Getting started: Practical steps to introduce IoT into your manufacturing process, A case study in New Balance

•    Digitising your manufacturing processes to improve productivity: What you need to know
•    Using IoT and data analytics to improve distribution efficiency
•    How can sensing technology help you build a cost-effective supply chain?
Tim Szymcek, Global Head of Lean and Advanced Manufacturing, New Balance
FACTORYTECHX
11:50

Deploying IoT technology to improve production line efficiency

•    Using sensor labelling to simplify large scale manufacturing process apparatus
•    How IoT improves the efficiency and accuracy of machine production 
•    Case study: Streamlining aircraft design, building and testing with IoT
FACTORYTECHX
12:10

A revolution on the airplane factory floor: Embracing new technology

•    Quick diagnostics of potential faults in engines fitted to aircrafts
•    Expanding IoT applications to collect engine health, manage air traffic, decide route restrictions and control fuel use. 
•    Deploying sensors installed inside the engines to collect data for real time analysis and detection of operational anomalies
FACTORYTECHX
12:30

Halving production time with IoT technology: A case study

•    Making labour more efficient – tracking products and people
•    Using 80,000 integrated circuit tags to identify bottlenecks
•    Blending AI analysis with IoT to identify optimal assembly methods, sequences and even postures
12:50

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

AI IN THE FACTORY

FACTORYTECHX
14:10

How AI will change manufacturing

•    Making your manufacturing smarter
•    Discovering how AI helps to build a more customer centric manufacturing process and supply chain
•    Using AI to create a leaner and more segmented supply chain 
FACTORYTECHX
14:30

Making your factory robotics smarter with AI

•    Using AI and robotics to minimise human error 
•    Balancing efficiency and ethics: How do companies replace routine, highly repetitive tasks with machines while keeping workers trained to perform higher value added elements of the manufacturing processes? 
•    How will AI-enabled robotics change the workforce of the factory as we known it?
FACTORYTECHX
14:50

Thinking and working on its own: India’s first truly smart factory

•    Overcoming challenges in creating a fully self-aware smart factory 
•    Exploring the best strategies to build an intelligent system capable of collecting data, analysing information and taking corrective actions 
•    Investigating the role of human supervision in smart factories 

DATA IN THE FACTORY

FACTORYTECHX
15:10

Intelligent maintenance with big data analytics

•    Using big data from a production line to increase maintenance efficiency, improve availability and optimize maintenance costs
•    Making sense of the huge data volumes, coming from multiple sources
•    Big data analytics means better decision making
FACTORYTECHX
15:30

Using big data to keep your factory running like clockwork

•    Investing in new machinery and equipment will only take you so far – you need visibility and process control if you’re going to improve productivity, efficiency and profitability 
•    Why you need to be looking at data in your facility in a new light
FACTORYTECHX
15:50

Edge analytics: IoT optimization & real-time decision making

•    how edge analytics can provide real time decision-making actions, manage networking problems and relieve bandwidth issues
•    The advantages of implementing specific technology designed for the factory environment
•    Improving efficiency in your production process, to improve unit production and equipment operation
16:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

CLOSING KEYNOTE PLENARY

17:00

It all starts with data: How can you make yours work for you?

17:30

Blockchain: Disruptor, Enabler or All-talk-no-action?

18:00

Networking Drinks Reception

last published: 20/Mar/17 06:16

 

FACTORYTECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

08:50

Chair’s opening remarks

09:00

Drone delivery: Will we see true commercial deployment?

09:40

Reserved for Platinum Sponsor

10:00

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

10:50

Roundtable Discussion Session

Now’s your chance to get really interactive, simply pick a table and join the debate. Each table will run for two iterations, giving you the chance to enjoy two roundtables.

IOT IN THE FACTORY

12:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

ROBOTICS IN THE FACTORY

FACTORYTECHX
13:40

Creating a truly connected factory: Connecting 60,000 devices and robots to a central data management system

•    Connecting thousands of devices to back-end monitoring systems
•    Streamlining the production management environment
•    Driving actionable insights into factory operations
FACTORYTECHX
14:00

Increasing manufacturing flexibility with robotics: Changing the model in just 18 seconds

•    Setting up an ultra-flexible robotic manufacturing plant: A case study 
•    Using the “FlexLean philosophy” to streamline manufacturing
•    Speeding up your assembly line to meet your requirements without compromising on safety or performance
FACTORYTECHX
14:20

Collaborative robotics: A new era of modern manufacturing

•    By 2025, the market for collaborative robotics is expected to reach $12billion, so what can they do for you?
•    Finding the right approach for integrating collaborative robotics in your manufacturing: What do you need to think about and when?
•    Safety considerations when working with collaborative robotics

3D IN THE FACTORY (1)

FACTORYTECHX
14:40

Understanding the applications of VR technology for your factory

With AR & VR technology sales forecast to hit $150 billion by 2020, how can you apply this technology to your manufacturing process? Join this session as we consider applications in materials handling, remote maintenance, augmented assembly, inspection & more.
FACTORYTECHX
15:00

Turning your factory into a marketing tool using VR

•    Rather than just talking about the quality of your manufacturing, you can use VR technology to showcase it
•    Creating an immersive look into the manufacturing process for your customers
 
FACTORYTECHX
15:20

Using VR to improve efficiency

A look at how integrating VR technology into your factory to create an immersive and interactive environment can help streamline your production.
15:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

3D IN THE FACTORY (2)

FACTORYTECHX
16:10

The 3D-printed car: What’s next?

•    Reducing your lead time and development processes with 3D printing
•    Investigating the adoption of co-creation partnership models with suppliers and customers
•    Discovering the potential for implementing co-creation and micro-manufacturing in Asia 
FACTORYTECHX
16:30

Changing the manufacturing landscape with 3D printing

•    3D printing on-demand – how can this change the way manufacturing companies operate, especially at the prototyping stage?
•    What are the advantages over traditional manufacturing?
•    If there’s serious opportunity for small batch orders, is the same opportunity there for huge orders?
FACTORYTECHX
16:50

Changing the role of software in the invention of form: Dreamcatcher

•    Changing the way you design your manufacturing process
•    Synthesising alternative design solutions for comparison
•    Space design visualisation

Close of TECHX 2017

last published: 20/Mar/17 06:18

 

 

 

 

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