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Are People Working With or Against Machines?

Are People Working With or Against Machines?

Chad Toney, Executive Director - Advanced Manufacturing, GE Appliances

Polymeric Material for 3D Printing: New Technological Upgrading for Space Application

Polymeric Material for 3D Printing: New Technological Upgrading for Space Application

Fabrizio Poscente, Head of Mechanical Technology and Processes Engineering Department in Thales Alenia Space

The Challenges of Retrofitting Smart Systems into Existing Projects

The Challenges of Retrofitting Smart Systems into Existing Projects

Matthew Marson, Global Market Sector Director - Technology, Arcadis (AMS: ARCAD)

3D-Printing of Polymers is a Hub to Additive Manufacturing (AM) of Metals

3D-Printing of Polymers is a Hub to Additive Manufacturing (AM) of Metals

Klaus Ahlborn, Mgr. in R&D and Sourcing, Deutz AG, Cologne, Germany [FWB: DEZ] And Thorsten Müller, Mgr. in R&D and Sourcing, Deutz AG, Cologne, Germany [FWB: DEZ]

3D Printing for Spare Parts and Tooling in Manufacturing is the Way to Go

3D Printing for Spare Parts and Tooling in Manufacturing is the Way to Go

Dr. Emmy Pavlovic, SVP Technology & Innovations, Bulten Group

The use of 3D printing has already proven valuable for Bulten’s production in several cases. Plastic 3D printing has been used for urgent repairs, issues with spare parts .

Reduce Reuse and Recycle Metal Powder Through Sustainable 3D Printing

Reduce Reuse and Recycle Metal Powder Through Sustainable 3D Printing

Bill Jarosinski, Director R&D Materials for Praxair Surface Technologies, a Linde Company

It seems intuitive that additive manufacturing (AM) is sustainable, especially when considering the many pros: making parts when and where needed, only adding material.

Machine Vision: Existing Trends and Challenges

Machine Vision: Existing Trends and Challenges

Calem Harris, Director of Controls and Automation Engineering, Staples

The understanding and utilization of machine vision has changed drastically as industries have found more use case scenarios to apply the technology and science towards.

Embracing a New Era of Automation in Manufacturing

Embracing a New Era of Automation in Manufacturing

Bruno Sonego, Director of Automation and Controls, GEA Group

I developed a passion for manufacturing back when pursuing my degree in Automation Engineering in Brazil.

How CMOs/CDMOs can Add Value for Pharma Companies

How CMOs/CDMOs can Add Value for Pharma Companies

Ozgur Akbulut, Director, Global Divestments and Contract Manufacturing Lead, Takeda [NYSE: TAK]

More and more pharma companies are interested in shifting volumes to CMOs / CDMOs.

Key Takeaways from France's Plastic Packaging Ban One Year On

Key Takeaways from France's Plastic Packaging Ban One Year On

Geoffroy Naegelen, Director, GEP

​Every major global consumer products manufacturer, from Unilever to Pepsi, has announced commitments to slash their use of plastic.

Winning With Flexible Design And Production Automation Investments

Winning With Flexible Design And Production Automation Investments

Larry Saidman, Chief Technologist - R&D, Nordson

3D Printing - Capitalism at its finest, Real or just a fad?

3D Printing - Capitalism at its finest, Real or just a fad?

Justin Courtney, Managing Director, Stephens Inc.

Products will be created that were never before even conceived. Procedures for design and product architecture will be re-written. This is just the beginning of the next industrial revolution.

The Transportation Management System of Tomorrow is Here Today

The Transportation Management System of Tomorrow is Here Today

Mike Dieter, CTO, Transplace

Transportation management systems (TMS) have always been about managing customer shipments at the lowest cost.

The Advantages of Digital Simulations

The Advantages of Digital Simulations

Dr Dirk Vander Mierde, Site Director, Stefan Creemers, Project Engineer And Andrea Rapetti, Vice President, Automation, Industrialisation & Digitalisation, Datwyler

Datwyler is a leading provider of high quality, system-critical elastomer components active in industries such as healthcare, mobility, oil & gas and food & beverages. With its recognised core competencies and technological leadership

How Artificial Intelligence Becomes Available for Production Employees in Self-Service

How Artificial Intelligence Becomes Available for Production Employees in Self-Service

Dr.-Ing. Matthias Schindler, Head of Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing, BMW Group

AI solutions in the BMW Production System are designed so that employees can use them immediately–with little to no configuration needed