Day Two Thursday 27 February

08:15
welcome refreshments
08:50
Opening remarks from the Chair

Doug Creighton
Deputy Director
Institute for Intelligent Systems Research and Innovation 

DISCOVERING THE SMART FACTORY
09:00
Keynote address - Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Hub – An open innovation platform for Australian Industrial Internet 4.0
  • Presenting Australia’s key national infrastructure for robotics and design-led manufacturing
  • Collaborating with industry to create a step change in Australian manufacturing
  • Providing tailored support to SMEs to help de-risk their Industrial Internet 4.0 uptake

Co-Presentation:
Cori Stewart

Lead
Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing Hub

Matthew Tobin
Managing Director
UAP Group

09:30
Case Study - A revolution in fermentation – How Industrial Internet 4.0 technologies are driving change in breweries and wineries
  • Illustrating the benefits of incorporating an intelligent automation system in the fermentation industry
  • Demonstrating how restructuring applications to work in a cohesive way drives efficiency, quality and minimizes waste

Warren Bradford
Director
DEACAM 

10:00
5 steps to unleash complex manufacturing data
  • Using analytics for better Business Decisions via an Industrial IoT platform
  • Exploring the importance of the convergence of OT and IT
  • Creating the perfect balance to improving productivity and asset Performance

Anthony Wong
Regional Director, South Pacific
Rockwell Automation

10:30
Networking morning tea break
BIG DATA: WHAT TO COLLECT AND WHY
11:00
Data literacy is the new literacy
  • Examining the data economy - As Australians, are we at a crossroads?
  • Illustrating and understanding the importance of upskilling
  • Highlighting the importance of reshaping and reskilling the workforce 

Annette Slunjski
Managing Director
Institute of Analytics Professionals of Australia

11:30
Partner presentation

Alan Wickett
Market Director ANZ
PTC Australia

12:00
Quickfire Session - IFM Efector

Freddie Coertze
Systems Solutions Manager
IFM Efector

12:10
Networking lunch break
13:10
Coherent data – A value proposition for 5G
  • Illustrating the benefits of 5G whilst understanding its limitations – you can’t have it all
  • How is 5G differentiated in the context of all the other wireless option?  Which one fits where
  • Promoting real innovation through data sharing –the importance of developing a trusted ecosystem to ensure sharing happens

Geof Heydon
Associate
Astrolabe Group & HeydonDEC

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES FOR SMART MANUFACTURING
13:40
Adopting technologies to help drive smart manufacturing
  • Understanding the intersection of Industrial Internet 4.0 and computational intelligence for virtual factories and virtual manufacturing
  • How to use Machine Learning for modelling, condition monitoring and predictive control of machining processes
  • Illustrating intelligent robotics for additive manufacturing and re-manufacturing of high-performance components and structures

XiaoQi Chen
Deputy Director
Manufacturers Futures Research Institute

14:10
The heart of the Industrial Internet – Digital Twins
  • Understanding the role of Digital Twins
  • Presenting the key benefits of harmonizing Digital Twins in your manufacturing ecosystem
  • Identifying the future of Digital Twins in the fully connected factory

Praveen Kannan
National Market Product Manager
SICK Sensor Intelligence

14:40
CLOSING REMARKS FROM THE CHAIR
14:45
END OF DAY TWO AND THE CONFERENCE
14:50
NETWORKING AFTERNOON TEA