Programme

09h00 Welcome
Network breakfast
10h00

Opening session 
Urbain Vandeurzen - Chairman - Flanders Make

10h30

Awarding of the Oscar & Jacques Péters Prize
Hendrik Van Brussel - Professor emeritus - KU Leuven

10h40

Building the data-driven manufacturing enterprise for the future
Christian Hocken - Managing Partner - Industrie 4.0 Maturity Center (DE)

11h10

Enabling drivers & digital technologies for future machines & production
Lieven De Meyer - CTO - Flanders Make
Marc Engels - COO - Flanders Make
Guillaume Crèvecoeur - Professor - FlandersMake@UGent

12h30

Lunch & Guided demo tour per cluster (1/2h)
Demotour: Decision & Control
Demotour: Design & Optimization
Demotour: Flexible Assembly
Demotour: Motion Products

14h30: Impact of A.I. @ work    

Making efficient real-time decisions in complex environments thanks to AI based systems
Nicolas Deruytter - CEO - ML6

The value of deep learning application on visual data in manufacturing
Jonathan Berte - CEO - Robovision

Smart supervision and early anomaly detection in machines & production environments
Jan Verhasselt - Managing Director - Yazzoom

14h30: People @ work

Competences in the digital era
Fons Leroy - Former Managing Director - VDAB

Organisation for Industry 4.0/intensified collaboration
Seth Maenen - Coordinator Industry & Services - Workitects

15h30 Panel discussion
16h00 Coffee break
16h45

Industrial testimonials about the results of collaboration with Flanders Make
Speaker TBC

How 5G will impact your industry
Mitch De Geest - CEO - Citymesh 
Emmanuelle Pierrard - Customer Team Head BeNeLux - Nokia

Conclusions
Dirk Torfs - CEO - Flanders Make

18h00 Walking Dinner

 

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