IioT World tour event series

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iiot world tour EVENT - singapore

WHEN: Friday, September 15, 2017 - 9:30-17:00
(Check-in begins at 8:30am)
WHERE: Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel
392 Havelock Road, Singapore
WHO: Open to the public
HOSTS: Industrial Internet Consortium,
Plattform Industrie 4.0, and A*STAR's
Future of Manufacturing Initiative
COST: Complimentary
CONTACT: [email protected]

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global collaboration to accelerate the digitalization of industrial production

The IIoT World Tour brings together the cross-industry knowledge of the Industrial Internet Consortium and the manufacturing expertise of Plattform Industrie 4.0 to accelerate the digitalization of industrial production, at a rate unattainable by any single organization.

The second event of our 2017 IIoT World Tour Series will take place in Singapore where we have partnered with Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research, A*STAR, to showcase our ongoing collaboration and the activities of the local initiative, Future of Manufacturing. The event will consist of executive sessions in the morning and briefing sessions in the afternoon and networking opportunities throughout the day.

tentative agenda

time presentation
8:30am Registration and Networking

Guest-of-Honor Address

  • Low Yen Ling, Singapore Senior Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Trade & Industry and Ministry of Education

Welcome Address

  • Uwe Beckmeyer, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Germany Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Collaboration Overview

  • Dr. Richard Soley, Executive Director, Industrial Internet Consortium
  • Henning Banthien, Secretary General, Plattform Industrie 4.0

Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony: Industrial IoT Initiative

10:10am Coffee Break

Keynote Presentation

  • Dirk Slama, Vice President, Bosch Software Innovations
    Steering Committee Member and Business Strategy & Solution Lifecycle Working Group Co-chair, Industrial Internet Consortium

Keynote Presentation

  • Raimund Klein, Executive Vice President, Country Lead for Digital Factory and Process Industries and Drives Division at Siemens Pte Ltd


Keynote Presentation: Advancing the Future of Manufacturing - A Singapore Perspective

  • Prof. Tan Sze Wee, Executive Director, SERC, A*STAR

Executive Panel: The Industrial Internet of Things – Outlook and Direction

  • Peter Riedel, President and COO, Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG 
  • Dr. Stan Schneider, CEO, Real-Time Innovations, Inc. and Chair, Industrial Internet Consortium Steering Committee Testbed Subcommittee
  • Prof. Tan Sze Wee, Executive Director, SERC, A*STAR

    Moderator: Mark Crawford, Standards Strategist, SAP SE
12:45pm Networking Lunch

Architecture Briefing Session

  • Shi-Wan Lin, CEO & Founder, Thingswise
  • Carlos Toro, Lead Architect (Factory of the Future), Advanced Remanufacturing Technology Centre, A*STAR
  • Joerg Ellerkmann, Managing Director, TRUMPF Asia Pacific

    Moderator: Stephen Mellor, Chief Technical Officer, Industrial Internet Consortium

Security Briefing Session

  • Bob Martin, Senior Principal Engineer, Cyber Security Partnerships, The MITRE Corporation
  • Sun Sumei, Principal Investigator (IIoT Programme) & Department Head (Communications and Networks), Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), A*STAR
  • Michael Jochem, Director, Innovation Cluster Connected Industry, Robert Bosch GmbH 

    Moderator: Henning Banthien, Secretary General, Plattform Industrie 4.0
3:20pm Networking/Tea Break

Standards & Interoperability Briefing Session

  • Francis Lee, Head of Area Sales Management, TRUMFP Pte Ltd
  • Anish Karmarkar, Director, Standards Strategy and Architecture, Oracle Corporation
  • Dr. Markus Waechter, Managing Director, TUM Asia

    Moderator: Mark Crawford, Standards Strategist, SAP SE

Testbed Briefing Session

  • Nicholas Yeo, Technical Director, Advanced Remanufacturing Technology Centre (ARTC), A*STAR
  • Dan Isaacs, Director Connected Systems, Xilinx
  • Vivek Bhatia, Chief Executive Officer, Asia-Pacific, thyssenkrupp AG

    Moderator: Dr. Stan Schneider, CEO, Real-Time Innovations and Chair, Industrial Internet Consortium Steering Committee Testbed Subcommittee
5:00pm Closing Remarks

View the agenda and presentations from the June 2017 IIoT World Tour Event.

View the agenda from the September 2016 joint forum and workshop.