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Conference Program Overview

Three full days of immersive learning, including conference presentations and workshops, focused on eight disruptive technologies. Your unique opportunity to gain expert knowledge and meet face to-face with engineers, product designers and managers. Learn smart, practical solutions to take with you and implement in your operations.

 

Eight Technology Tracks

 

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Additive Manufacturing (AM) & 3D Printing

Manufacturers use this disruptive technology to design and produce finished parts.

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Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning 

Engineers use computer systems to reason over collected data and make inferences about the future.

 
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Augmented Reality (AR) & Virtual Reality (VR)

Superimposing a computer-generated image on a user’s view of the real world for the purpose of maintenance, product design, training and simulation.

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Automation & Robotics 

This technology enables accuracy and increased productivity in various manufacturing areas.

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Cybersecurity

This is the practice of protecting systems, networks and programs from digital attacks to maintain data integrity and privacy.

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Data Analytics

Manufacturers analyze raw data captured from their manufacturing equipment to draw conclusions and make more-informed business decisions.

 
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Industrial IoT

Manufacturing facilities use the internet, with a focus on machine-to-machine communication, big data and machine learning to increase efficiency and reliability in their operations.

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Workforce Transformation

Driving the cultural and technological changes that are necessary for manufacturing companies to take advantage of smart manufacturing initiatives.

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Keynote/Keynote Panels

60

Presentations

100

Industry-Leading Speakers

150

Conference Delegates

The conference is guided by a committee with real-world expertise.

The Smart Manufacturing Experience Conference Committee is comprised of smart manufacturing professionals who know what it takes to accelerate adoption of new technologies, implement the solutions and achieve the desired outcomes. These advisors guide the conference development and assist with selecting speakers and presentations that will deliver the greatest impact to you and your colleagues.

 

Doug Genord

Doug Genord
Technical Fellow
The Boeing Company

Andy Henderson, PhD

Andy Henderson, PhD
Chief Technology Officer
Praemo

Alex Kelly

Alex Kelly
Director Solution Architecture
Praemo

 

Steffan Nunn

Steffan Nunn
Digital Factory Specialist
Volkswagen

Radu Pavel, PhD

Radu Pavel, PhD
Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
TechSolve

Dean Phillips LSME, CC

Dean Phillips LSME, CC
Production Enhancement Engineer
Link Systems

 

Diego Tamburini

Diego Tamburini, PhD
Principal Industry Lead - Manufacturing
Microsoft

Dennis Thompson

Dennis Thompson
President and Managing Partner
Equus Partners

Register Now for SMX

Learn about the eight technology tracks and more when you register to attend Smart Manufacturing Experience. Attend all of our keynotes, network with peers, learn from industry experts and walk away with the knowledge to help your business succeed now and in the future. Register by April 30, 2020, to save up to $500!