Event Overview

Industry 4.0 is changing the future of manufacturing and with the current crisis having an impact on the sector, manufacturers are now been forced to innovate and digitally transform on an unprecedented basis to ensure continuity.

ET for Manufacturing Digi-Conference is designed to gather C-suite and leaders driving the sector to address the big questions that manufacturers across all industries must overcome in the near future, through knowledge sharing and inspiring best practices of advanced technology implementation of Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing, Automation & Robotics, Data Analytics, Industrial IOT and more.


Event in Numbers

100+

Attendees

50+

Decision Makers From Manufacturing Sector

12+

Speakers

5+

Media Partners

Meet the Speakers


Hassan Alhajji
Automation and Digital Transformation Consultant, Former IIoT and IR4.0 Project Leader for Refineries & NGLs,
Saudi Aramco


H.E. Hussain Al Mahmoudi
Chief Executive Officer, Sharjah Research,
Technology and Innovation Park


Dr. Majida Al Azazi
Chief Executive Officer,
Sandstorm Automotive Factory


Mansoor Janahi
Chief Executive Officer, Sanad Aerotech and Sanad Powertech,
The Sanad Group
and Senior Vice President, Aerospace,
Mubadala



Hassan Al-Hazeem
Managing Director,
Intercoil International Group


Dr. Adel Emam
Regional Operations Manager,
Americana Foods


Tamer Hamed
Chief Information Officer,
Dubai Cable Company (DUCAB)


Mohamad Samih Hussin
Director of Manufacturing,
Jeddah Cables Company



Mohammed Azeemuddin
Head of IT,
Al Rawabi Dairy Co

Why Get Involved?

Get in front of your target market

Get access to the entire spectrum of stakeholders involved with ongoing and upcoming smart manufacturing projects across industries

Gain project insights

Get first-hand details on timelines and requirements of current and future technology investments and learn how others are innovating to stay ahead of competition.

Generate strong leads

Learn the technological requirements of manufacturers and influence decision makers and stand a chance of being shortlisted for upcoming projects.

Raise your brand awareness

Opportunity to position your brand as one of the leading companies in the sector to help stakeholders and project owners overcome the impact of this global pandemic.

Who will attend DigiConnect Emerging Technologies for Manufacturing?

Regional C-suite executives from leading manufacturers across the Middle East and Africa region involved in the development and adoption of smart manufacturing:
 

Conference Format



Conference Program

Time Conference Program
10:00 Welcome Remarks from Great Minds representative
10:05 Chairman’s Opening Remarks

Hassan Alhajji, Automation and Digital Transformation Consultant, Former IIoT and IR4.0 Project Leader for Refineries & NGLs, Saudi Aramco
Manufacturing 4.0
10:10 Opening Keynote: Strategic initiatives to enhance the GCC’s manufacturing sector
  • Roadmap to achieve Dubai’s Industrial Strategy 2030
  • Promoting sustainable and energy-efficient manufacturing processes
  • Mitigating challenges to production caused by the current pandemic

H.E. Hussain Al Mahmoudi, Chief Executive Officer, Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park
10:20 Opening Panel Discussion: Improving manufacturing productivity
  • Innovations in theory and technologies to increase total output and quality of the region’s manufacturing sector
  • Adoption of digital twin technology to accelerate efficiency of manufacturing in the region
  • Role of automated production methods in increasing the way regional factories operate and perform

Panellists:
  • Hassan Al-Hazeem, Managing Director, Intercoil International Group
  • Dr. Majida Al Azazi, Chief Executive Officer, Sandstorm Automotive Factory
Digitization in Manufacturing
11:00 Panel Discussion: Cloud ERP- Modern manufacturing management
  • Increasing operational efficiency to reduce overall costs as well as improve customer/ stakeholder satisfaction
  • Effectively integrate production planning and enterprise management on one unified platform
  • Reducing inventory inaccuracy while streamlining systems

Panellists:
  • Tamer Hamed, Chief Information Officer, DUCAB
  • Mohamad Samih Hussin, Director of Manufacturing, Jeddah Cables Company
11:45 Panel Discussion: COVID- 19 and innovative supply chain technologies
  • Diversifying digital supply chains to meet increased, altering demands
  • Accelerating the adoption of robotics to optimize supply chain management
  • Building future supply- chain resilience plans

Panellists:
  • Dr. Adel Emam, Regional Operations Manager, Americana Foods
Smart Manufacturing/ Smart Facilities
TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION SESSION
12:30

This session will highlight key emerging technologies disrupting the manufacturing sector. The session consists of four (10 min) back-to-back presentations from experts in the industry who will provide insights on successful application of a variety of innovative digital solutions

13:10

Panel Discussion: Advanced manufacturing techniques

  • Additive manufacturing: Identifying ways AI and machine learning (ML) will further enhance 3D printing and interoperability within facilities
  • Cyber-physical manufacturing systems: Implementing advanced asset management and robust risk assessments to reduce cyber vulnerabilities
  • Machinery maintenance and quality: Adopting intelligent maintenance to optimize asset productivity and ML design techniques to overcome inconsistencies in production
13:55 Chairman’s Closing Remarks
Hassan Alhajji, Automation and Digital Transformation Consultant, Former IIoT and IR4.0 Project Leader for Refineries & NGLs, Saudi Aramco
14:00 Close of Conference

Sponsorship Opportunities

 

We have a diverse range of sponsorship opportunities available. A member of the sponsorship team will work with you to create a bespoke package to suit your business objectives.For more information email partnerships@gmevents.ae or call +971 (0) 4 568 7800

 

Knowledge Partners

Media Partners

 

Register to Attend

Primary Free of charge
Solution Provider 200 USD + 5% Tax 210 USD

 
 

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