LOGISTICS TECHX

Technology innovations enabling the transport of anything, to anywhere, at any time. Join us for 2 days of exciting content as we explore how drones, IoT, blockchain, AI, data and robotics technology are changing the logistics industry, enabling increased productivity and profitability.

 

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LOGISTICSTECHX, Wednesday 6 September 2017

OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:00

Organiser’s Opening Remarks

Sharon Roessen, Managing Director, Terrapinn Asia
Troels Lund Poulsen
09:15

Guest of Honour's Opening Remarks

Aric Dromi
09:30

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

Julie Olszewski
10:00

Making sense of data analytics: How big data is transforming R&D and manufacturing

10:45

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Panel discussion
12:50

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

ROBOTICS & DRONES IN LOGISTICS

Eric Sim
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:10

How robots and autonomous vehicles are changing the warehouse operations

At ST Logistics’ warehouse in Singapore, you may spot driverless vehicles and robotics whizzing around the 100,000 sq ft space to pack and pick up goods.
  • Leveraging robotics and autonomous vehicles to improve operational efficiency at warehouse
  • When implementing the technologies, what are the specific challenges that arise in warehouse setups and related storage infrastructure?
  • How do you efficiently plan and control robotic motions for picking and transferring items? How do you ensure safety? 
  • What are ST Logistics’ plans to tap on other emerging technologies?
Timothy Kooi
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:30

Collaborative robots in logistics operations

  • Which leading technology trends are enabling robotics solutions in logistics? 
  • How robots and people can work together side by side: Is there a way to go even further and use robotics technology to not merely enhance but actually supplement human performance?
  • What are some of the potential use cases in the near future? 
  • How could robots change the world of logistics in the far future?
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:50

What's next for drones in the logistics industry?

  • Will drones be the game-changer in the logistics industry?
  • Addressing legal, logistical and technological issues before drone delivery in the logistics industry can take off
  • How far can drone delivery really go? Will it become the norm?
15:10

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

BLOCKCHAIN IN LOGISTICS

Kevin Lim
LOGISTICSTECHX
16:00

Blockchain meets supply chain: Why?

  • How does blockchain bring greater transparency and efficiency to the supply chain?
  • Could blockchain help resolve some of the problems encountered in supply chain?
  • How will blockchain shape the future of supply chain?
Panel discussion
LOGISTICSTECHX
16:20

How blockchain is going to benefit the logistics industry

  • How could blockchain technology offer increased operational transparency and efficiency? 
  • Will blockchain become a new operating system for supply chain operating networks? 
  • ‘What if it’s hacked?’: Concerns about the scale of information potentially stored on blockchains, and how to enhance privacy and security 
  • What are the unique challenges and what must be done to move the blockchain in logistics forward?
Andras Kristof, Chief Technology Officer, Yojee
Andrew Dong, Chief Technology Officer, TBSx3
17:00

Networking Drinks Reception

last published: 22/Jun/17 04:15

 

LOGISTICSTECHX, Thursday 7 September 2017

KEYNOTE PLENARY

09:00

Chair’s opening remarks

Hiroshi Saijou
09:10

Moving beyond traditional manufacturing businesses: Building the future of Yamaha Motor

Partha Dutta
09:40

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

10:10

Industry 4.0: Disruptive technologies that will change your business and how you can stay ahead of the curve

Technologies including IoT, AI, 3D and robotics are transforming industry. It’s an unstoppable phenomenon and no industry will be immune. So how can you unlock the potential of this technology for your business? Join us for this exciting keynote session to learn how you can establish a foundation to integrate new technology into your business and what opportunities it will create for you. Built on a series of use case examples, this is one session not to be missed.
10:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

Roundtable Discussion Session

11:30

Roundtable 2: What is blockchain and how is it going to benefit the logistics industry

round tables
11:30

Roundtable 5: Digital railway of the future: Adopting the latest technologies in rail systems

11:30

Roundtable 6: Autonomous vehicles – potential game changer for urban mobility

11:30

Roundtable 7: IoT & data in factory: Where are we now?

11:30

Roundtable 8: Upgrading existing facilities: Robotics & automation in Asia factory

11:30

Roundtable 9: Big data & analytics roles in modern manufacturing

11:31

Roundtable 10: Embracing robotics & drones in resources industry

11:31

Roundtable 11: Monitoring utility assets with drones

11:31

Roundtable 12: Improving utilities performance with IoT and data analytics

Jitendra Nalwaya, Additional Vice President, B.S.E.S. Yamuna Power Ltd
11:31

Roundtable 14: Smart Buildings: How can IoT add value?

11:31

Roundtable 15: Addressing key considerations in financing start-ups in Asia

11:31

Roundtable 16: Building innovative organisation culture in Asia

12:20

Exhibition Visit & Networking Lunch

IoT IN LOGISTICS

Harvinder Singh Banga
LOGISTICSTECHX
13:40

Asset management & fleet tracking with IoT

  • Achieving greater visibility of products with multiple sensors placed in packages, pallets, trailers and warehouses
  • Enabling customers to monitor critical shipments in real-time, from pick-up to delivery
  • How can IoT help 3PLs to drive business growth? 
Juan Pavez Spencer
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:00

Driving automation in e-commerce logistics

For e-commerce companies, integrating the entire logistics operations into a new automation ecosystem is essential if they are to leapfrog the competition that is heating up by the day. 
  • In which part of the logistics operation that automation works best?
  • Steps to a successful implementation of automated technologies
  • Collecting and analysing data
  • Defining system architecture
  • Managing transition strategies from old to new systems
  • Challenges and lessons learned
Carly Cummings
LOGISTICSTECHX
14:20

Creating a smart warehouse

  • Smart warehouse as a hub to boost efficiency across the supply chain
  • Establishing a system that integrates both new and legacy systems
  • What are the executive challenges that need to be overcome?
14:40

Exhibition Visit & Networking Refreshments

DATA IN LOGISTICS

Panel discussion
LOGISTICSTECHX
15:10

Panel: IoT and big data in logistics: Digitising logistics operations in supply chain

  • Applications for analysis of unstructured data in inventory management, forecasting and transportation logistics 
  • Deriving actionable insights through predictive and prescriptive analysis: How can we fully tap into the value that big data can provide?  
  • How quickly can IoT demonstrate ROI?
  • If you could make one radical change in the industry mindset to fully embrace the potential of IoT and big data, what would it be?

SMART LOGISTICS

Harry Qi
LOGISTICSTECHX
16:10

More than a “Cool Tool”: IoT strategy to capitalise on data visibility

  • Overcoming the visibility issue: The application of IoT along with cloud-based GPS and RFID chips to keep track of individual items and their conditions
  • Data crunching: How to manage different types of data (package information, user preferences, geographic mapping, etc.)
  • Making sense of the data: Given the huge amounts and complexities of data that can be involved, real advantage from improved visibility starts with a good understanding of what IoT strategy will work for logistics
Vitaly Mareev
LOGISTICSTECHX
16:30

Data science in logistics

  • Important know-hows to use advanced data processing technologies (e.g. AI and Neural Networking) to provide the best service for clients
  • Technology platforms to exchange and manage semi-structured data-flows inside supply chain
  • How to move the supply chain process from reactive to proactive with real-time data?
  • How can the industry advance the use of data analytics beyond its nascent stage?
Vitaly Mareev, Chief Information Officer, A.R.T. Logistics
Samar Singla
LOGISTICSTECHX
16:50

Speeding up last-mile delivery with AI

  • Using AI to minimise driving time 
  • Enabling 3PLs to understand how vehicles perform during different routes and to see how they could improve deliveries
  • How can predictive analytics can help 3PLs to streamline the last mile delivery and achieve greater customer satisfaction? 

Close of TECHX 2017

last published: 22/Jun/17 04:15

 

 

 

 

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