PTC Forum Europe Says Thank You!

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - Stuttgart, Germany and Online

Industrial Innovation at the New Frontier

Nearly 3,000 business and technology innovators convened in Stuttgart and on the Virtual Platform to share insights, take in live demonstrations and network with prospective partners redesigning the way businesses operate right now. Thank you to our visitors onsite and online, to our inspiring speakers and sponsors for making PTC Forum Europe the epicenter of digital transformation!

In a spectacular, one-day only event, PTC Forum Europe offered enterprises of any size the opportunity to gain critical industry knowledge that brings them to the center of digital, physical and human convergence.

Event Highlights

Visit our Virtual Platform to access keynote and session recordings, event materials and more!

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PTC Forum Europe is for:

Business Leaders
Manufacturing Experts
Executives
Mechanical Engineers
AR and IoT Innovators
PLM and CAD Experts
IT Professionals
Service Leaders

PTC Forum Europe Agenda

The schedule below is set to Central Europe Standard Time (GMT +01:00).

MORNING PLENARY & EXHIBIT HALL
8:00 – 8:45
Registration
9:00 – 9:10
Introduction and Welcome
9:10 – 10:10 PTC Keynote: Digital Transformation: Fueling Your Competitive Advantage
  • Kathleen Mitford, Brian Thompson, Kevin Wrenn, Iain Michel, Mike Campbell
10:30 – 12:00 Exploring Innovation Technologies in the Exhibit Hall
Virtual Attendees: Exclusive Stream: Jim Heppelmann’s LiveWorx 18 Keynote on the Convergence of Digital, Physical and Human including Live Chat with Product Experts
12:00 – 13:00 Networking Lunch in Exhibit Hall
AFTERNOON BREAKOUTS

Room 1 - CAD
C1.2.1

Room 2 - PLM
C7.2 + C7.3
Room 3 - IoT/MFG
C1.2.2
Room 4 - AR
C5.2 + C5.3
Room 5 - Customer
C4.2 + C4.3
Room 6 - Sponsors
C6.1
13:15 – 14:00 Creo Roadmap
Paul Sagar

Breaking Down Information Silos with ThingWorx Navigate
Graham Birch

Accelerating Industrie 4.0 with Smart Connected Solutions
JP Provencher

PTC's Vision for AR in the Enterprise
Mike Campbell

Smart companies & digital (r)evolution - digitalization and crosslinking as enabler
Dominic Lutz, Board Member, Gaugler & Lutz

ABB’s view on the Digital Twin
Dr. Christopher Ganz, Group VP, Group R&D Digital Lead, ABB
Digital Transformation: The Industrial Challenge
Michel Huy, Regional Sales Director EMEA Information Solutions, Rockwell Automation
14:15 – 15:00 Creo Simulation Live – A Design Revolution
Mark Fischer
Streamlining Your Part-Centric PLM Processes
Mark Lobo
Delivering Business Value with Smart Connected Products - PTC & Microsoft
Ken Rawlings
Solving Manufacturing and Service Challenges with AR
Marc Schuetz
Optimizing engineering with AR: CapDes
Rikard Kallberg, Product Manager, ABB

*Live Only*
Applying a startup-approach in a complex organization: one year journey of digitalization product process
Audi AG

The Industry 4.0 Paradox
André Barneveld Binkhuysen, Partner & NL Lead Industry 4.0, Deloitte Consulting B.V.


Accelerating your Digital Transformation in Engineering with Solutions from Capgemini & PTC
Udo Lange, Vice President, Capgemini Invent

15:15 – 16:00 Design for Additive Manufacturing
Jose Coronado
PLM Strategy and Roadmap in the New World of Digital Twin
Francois Lamy

ThingWorx IIoT Platform:
A Look Ahead

Rich Caplow & Tom Gaudet

Vuforia Chalk: Remote Expert Guidance with AR
JJ Lechleiter
How BMW develops complex, safety-critical systems using model-based engineering
Dr. Georg Strobl, Head of System- and Functional Safety Powertrain, BMW & Andreas Korff, MBSE Presales Director, PTC

Carlsberg global packaging lines performance tracking solution
Victor Glukhov, Group MES & Automation Senior Manager, Carlsberg
Microsoft & PTC breaking the Boundaries
Patrik Sjostedt, EMEA Regional Business Leader – Manufacturing & Resources & Clayton Fernandez, Global Director, Internet of Things (IoT), Microsoft

16:15 – 17:00 Design with 2D and 3D Detailing (MBD)
Michael Fridman
Redefining PLM – The Polaris Story
Mark Lobo
Manufacturing Transformed: Smart Connected Operations with PTC & Rockwell Automation
Andy Balousek
Running Successful Augmented Reality Programs
Umar Arshad 
Augmented Reality for Injection Molding Processes
Dr. Raphael Rohde & Nils Domack, Phoenix Contact

IoT at Airbus Helicopters
Christine-Anne Chevry, Senior Manager Digital Industry Business Solutions, Airbus
Connected Digital Enterprise- A Center piece in Business 4.0
Parag Lapalikar & Prabhu VS Patruni, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)

PLM in the Cloud
Issam Darraj, Digital Product Manager, ABB
EVENING PLENARY
17:15 – 17:55
Guest keynote: Maria Wilson - Global Leader Data Driven Advantage, Howden Group Ltd.
"Delivering Digital Transformation"
17:55 – 18:00
Closing remarks
18:00 – 22:00 Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall

Speakers


 

Learn from Leaders at the Forefront of Industrial Innovation

 

Kathleen Mitford
- Executive Vice President, Product and Market Strategy
Keynote Panel

Mike Campbell
EVP, Augmented Reality Products
Keynote Panel
 

Brian Thompson
Senior Vice President, CAD
Keynote Panel
 

Iain Michel
General Manager, ThingWorx
Keynote Panel
 

Kevin Wrenn
Divisional GM, PLM
Keynote Panel
 
 
 

Dr. Maria Wilson
Global Leader Data Driven Advantage
Company: Howden Group Ltd.
"Delivering Digital Transformation"
Guest Keynote
 

Eric Snow
Executive Vice President, Corporate Marketing
PTC Forum Europe Host
 
 

Andy Balousek
Vice President, Global IOT Technical Sales
"Manufacturing Transformed: Smart Connected Operations with PTC & Rockwell Automation"

André Barneveld Binkhuysen
Partner & NL Lead Industry 4.0, Deloitte Consulting B.V.
"The Industry 4.0 Paradox"


Graham Birch
Senior Director of Product Management, PLM
"Breaking Down Information Silos with ThingWorx Navigate"

Rich Caplow
Vice President, IoT Management, PTC
"ThingWorx IIoT Platform: A Look Ahead"
 

Christine-Anne Chevry
Senior Manager Digital Industry Business Solutions, AIRBUS
"IoT at Airbus Helicopters"


Jose Coronado
Director, PTC Creo Product Management
"Design for Additive Manufacturing"
 

Nils Domack
Keyuser CAx (CAD-CAM-PLM) - Phoenix Contact
"Augmented Reality for Injection Molding Processes"

Mark Fischer
Sr. Director, CAD Product Management
"Creo Simulation Live – A Design Revolution"
 

Michael Fridman
Product Manager
"Design with 2D and 3D Detailing (MBD)"


Dr. Christopher Ganz
Group VP, Group R&D Digital Lead ABB
"ABB’s view on Digital Twin"



Tom Gaudet
Product Manager
"ThingWorx IIoT Platform: A Look Ahead"


Victor Gerdes
Vice President, Vuforia Augmented Reality Products
"Running Successful Augmented Reality Programs"

Victor Glukhov
Group MES & Automation Senior Manager, Carlsberg
"Carlsberg global packaging lines performance tracking solution"

Michel Huy
Regional Sales Director EMEA Information Solutions, Rockwell Automation
"Digital Transformation: The Industrial Challenge"

Francois Lamy
VP PLM Solutions Management
"PLM Strategy and Roadmap in the new world of Digital Twin"



Udo Lange
Vice President, Capgemini Invent
"Accelerating your Digital Transformation in Engineering with Solutions from Capgemini & PTC"


JJ Lechleiter
Vice President, Augmented Reality Products
"Vuforia Chalk: Remote Expert Guidance with AR"  


Mark Lobo
Senior Director of Product Management, PLM Solutions
"Redefining PLM - The Polaris Story "


Dominic Lutz
Board Member at Gaugler & Lutz
"Smart companies & digital (r)evolution - digitalization and crosslinking as enabler"

JP Provencher
Vice President, Manufacturing Strategy and Solutions
"Accelerating Industrie 4.0 with Smart Connected Solutions"

Ken Rawlings
Vice-President, Smart Connected Products
"Delivering Business Value with Smart Connected Products – PTC & Microsoft" 

Dr. Raphael Rohde
Technology Manager - Phoenix Contact
"Augmented Reality for Injection Molding Processes"



Paul Sagar
VP of Product Management
"Creo Roadmap"
 



Marc Schuetz
VP, Augmented Reality Product Management
"Solving Manufacturing and Service Challenges with AR"


Dr Georg Strobl
Head of System- and Functional Safety Powertrain, BMW
"How BMW develops complex, safety-critical systems using model-based engineering"

Patrik Sjostedt
EMEA Regional Business Leader – Manufacturing & Resources, Microsoft
"Microsoft & PTC breaking the Boundaries"


Rikard Kallberg
Product Manager, ABB
"Optimizing engineering with AR: CapDes"


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