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Manufacturing Innovation Summit :Industry 4.0-The Journey Continues

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Georgian College

1 Georgian Drive

Peter B. Moore Advanced Technology Centre

Barrie, ON L4M 3X9

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Learn how small and medium sized manufacturers are maintaining competitiveness, maximizing productivity and improving net profits with practical Industry 4.0 strategies.

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8:00am Registration & Breakfast

8:30am Opening Remarks by Mayor Lehman

9:00am Keynote Speaker Michael Gardiner P. Eng–Microsoft

Manufacturing Industry Executive Canada

9:40am 1st Panel: Learning from companies that have engaged in the Industry 4.0 journey

Moderator- Irene Sterian P. Eng., President & CEO, ReMAP, Director, Technology & Innovation, Celestica

Panelist #1- Jerome Horowitz –Brotech Precision CNC

Panelist #2- Honda Canada-Bill Donaldson

Panelist #3- David Yeaman- Molded Precision Components

Panelist #4- Vern Solomon- Environmental Systems Corporation

10:15am Break

10:30am Expert Speaker-Peter Lawler-BDC, Executive Vice President, BDC Advisory Services

11:00am Break Out Sessions - These hands-on breakout sessions are designed to deliver actionable knowledge for your next steps on the Industry 4.0 Journey.

#1 Where Are You Now? - Use an Industry 4.0 mapping process to identify unique opportunities for product and process improvement in your company.

Facilitated by: Irene Sterian, ReMAP , Loretta Renard, ReMAP, Maria Negulescu, NRC-IRAP

#2 Choosing Your Direction- Align technology investment with your strategy and organizational capabilities; enhance the “digital maturity" of your organization to optimize the impact of your technological investments. Session will include: digital maturity model & assessment, 4-step approach to digitizing your business, and client stories and group sharing.

Facilitated by: Ali Lajevardi BDC, Dave McLeod BDC, Rebecca Heffernan Lakehead University, Dr. Yuanyuan Wu Lakehead University

#3 Partnering for Success – Leveraging Resources. Talent, resources and funding are three required ingredients for Industry 4.0 projects. Learn how to leverage them for your success.

Facilitated by: Mira Ray Georgian College, Dan Ruby OCE, Wynstan Kinsey NRC-IRAP

12:00pm Lunch

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1 Georgian Drive

Peter B. Moore Advanced Technology Centre

Barrie, ON L4M 3X9

Canada

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