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Future Glass Forum

An Industry 4.0 conference, looking specifically at flat and hollow glass production, will take place with Siemens providing the keynote speech. Other speakers at this conference include Schneider Electric, Bosch, Rexroth, EME, CM.Project.Ing, Vertech and Heye International.

DAY 1: Wednesday 6th September

10:15Keynote Speech: The advantages in digitalization in the glass industry
Pascal Huguet, Siemens
10:45How the Industrial Revolution 4.0 will impact the Glass Industry
Erik Muijsenberg, Vice President, Glass Service Inc
11:05SIL beyond an MES
Mélanie Basset, Sales Manager, Vertech
11:25The Digital FactoryPlant Wide Automation as Base for Industry 4.0
Roger Knüttel, Manager Control Engineering Department, EME Maschinenfabrik Clasen GmbH
11:45Container Glass Forming in 2020/2025: Dark Factory
Paul Schreuders, CEO, Xpar Vision
12:15Chair round-up and end of day 1

DAY 2: Thursday 7th September

10:00Industry 4.0, the end of walled gardens as the basis for machines & equipment interactions
Representative from BDF Industries
10:15Digital and simulated glass plant design
Dr Daniel Schippan, Founder & Managing Partner, GmbH
10:45Heye Smart Plant
Mark Ziegler, Marketing Manager, Heye International
11:05Vision i4.0 from Bosch
Pascal Laurin, Director Cross Selling & Industry 4.0, Bosch
11:25Industry 4.0 needs a pragmatic approach
René Meuleman, Business Leader Global Glass - Eurotherm, Schneider Electric
11:45How to move from classic industry to Industry 4.0
Marco Veri, CEO, Socabelec
12:05Chair round-up and end of conference

The Future Glass Forum is free-to-attend for flat and container glass manufacturers and suppliers within the industry. Simply register for Glassman Europe for your entry pass. 

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