FACTORY TECHX

Transforming the manufacturing process and reimagining the factory. Join us for 2 days of exciting content as we explore how IoT, AI, robotics, data and 3D technology are changing the way we work in factories, increasing productivity, reducing costs and improving profitability.

 

 

 

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

IOT IN THE FACTORY

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?
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: 12/Apr/17 10:09

 

FACTORYTECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

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.
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)

Nicholas Yeo
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: 12/Apr/17 10:10

 

 

 

 

For speaking opportunities, contact Emily Chong at Emily.chong@terrapinn.com or +65 6322 2339