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  • Dr.-Ing. Christian TSCHIRNER

    Head of Department Digital Engineering & Collaboration - Fraunhofer IEM

    Head of Department Digital Engineering & Collaboration - Fraunhofer IEM

    Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner is Head of Department Digital Engineering and Collaboration at the Fraunhofer IEM in Paderborn. After studying at RWTH Aachen University and at Tsinghua University, Beijing he received his “Dr.-Ing.” at Heinz Nixdorf Institute, Paderborn in Systems Engineering. Dr. Tschirner is doing applied research and consulting on deployment strategies for Model-Based Systems Engineering to realize Intelligent Technical Systems. In addition, Dr. Tschirner is Vice President INCOSE Germany  („GfSE“) – an international network of systems engineers.

    Talks

    • From Digitization of Engineering towards Systems Engineering

      CLAAS is convinced that Digitization and Systems Engineering work hand in han

      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Fraunhofer IEM
      Dr. Kai Korthals, CLAAS KGaA
      Dr. Kai Korthals
      CLAAS KGaA
      2 speakers

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    • E-Co-Lab Network: Be an early adaptor of Industrie 4.0

      In May 2017 Fraunhofer IEM announced the „E-Co-Lab Network” https://selive.de

      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Fraunhofer IEM
      Georg Kraft, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Georg Kraft
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Michael Grethler
      Michael Grethler
      Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT)
      3 speakers

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  • Dr. Kai KORTHALS

    Head of Collaborative Process Functions - CLAAS KGaA

    Head of Collaborative Process Functions - CLAAS KGaA

    2004 - 2010: Wirt.-Ing. Studium an der RWTH  Aachen mit Fachrichtung Maschinenbau / Produktionstechnik

    2010 - 2014: Promotion am Werkzeugmaschinenlabor WZL der RWTH Aachen zum Dr.-Ing. im Themenfeld "Fertigungsgerechte Produktentwicklung"

    2014 - 2016: R&D Process Manager im Corporate R&D der Fa. CLAAS KgaA

    2016 -         : Head of Collaborative Process Functions im Bereich Digital Product Engineering der Fa. CLAAS KGaA

    Talks

    • From Digitization of Engineering towards Systems Engineering

      CLAAS is convinced that Digitization and Systems Engineering work hand in han

      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Fraunhofer IEM
      Dr. Kai Korthals, CLAAS KGaA
      Dr. Kai Korthals
      CLAAS KGaA
      2 speakers

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  • Thorsten STRICKER

    Business Develpment - TechniaTranscat GmbH

    Business Develpment - TechniaTranscat GmbH

    Thorsten has 20 years experience of engineering PLM project management. Since 10 years he is responsible for developing new PLM business at TechniaTranscat.

     

    Talks

    • Best practices of 3DEXPERIENCE Implementation to Build…

      What´s needed to create a closed cycle harmonizing formerly isolated steps be

      Thorsten Stricker, TechniaTranscat GmbH
      Thorsten Stricker
      TechniaTranscat GmbH
      Thorsten Stricker
      Business Develpment, TechniaTranscat GmbH

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  • Alexander BLICKLE

    BIM and Construction Process Management 5D - Ed. Züblin AG / Dassault Systèmes

    BIM and Construction Process Management 5D - Ed. Züblin AG / Dassault Systèmes

    Since 10/2017: Client Executive AEC; Dassault Systèmes
    2011 - 2017: Senior engineer and teamleader for research & development, design to manufacturing, connected site; Ed. Züblin AG
    2007 - 2011: Leader technical development 5D-planning; Ed. Züblin AG
    2005 - 2007: Project engineer for structural design; Ed. Züblin AG

     

    Talks

    • Building Information Modeling and Smart City - Trend,…

      Challenges and Needs for Digitalization in Construction Industry

      Alexander Blickle
      Ed. Züblin AG / Dassault Systèmes
      Alexander Blickle
      BIM and Construction Process Management 5D, Ed. Züblin AG / Dassault Systèmes

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  • Martin THIEL

    Senior Vice President 3DS-PLM worldwide - CENIT AG

    Senior Vice President 3DS-PLM worldwide - CENIT AG

    1989-1993
    Dr. Jan Rau GmbH, Sales Manager

    1993-1996
    CENIT AG, various managing positions in PLM sales and service

    1996-2001
    CENIT ltd. Manchester, Managing Director PLM UK

    2001-2008
    CENIT AG, managing positions as Director DS PLM Germany

    since 2008
    CENIT AG, Senior Vice President 3DS-PLM worldwide

    Talks

    • Digital Transformation in Engineering: How to Start?

      More information/session abstract will follow soon.

      Martin Thiel
      CENIT AG
      Horst Heckhorn
      CENIT AG
      2 speakers

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  • Horst HECKHORN

    Business Development Executive - CENIT AG

    Business Development Executive - CENIT AG

    Horst Heckhorn has 25+ years experience with business process optimization for companies in the discrete manufacturing industry. His career started in software engineering and went through all aspects of the PLM solution business like consulting, project management, pre-sales, sales and management.
    As Business Development Executive Horst Heckhorn supports the CENIT Executive Board in strategic business development activities and leads CENIT’s SAP Business Unit.

    Previous activities
    - CEO&President of CENIT North America
    - Senior VP CENIT SAP Solutions

    Talks

    • Digital Transformation in Engineering: How to Start?

      More information/session abstract will follow soon.

      Martin Thiel
      CENIT AG
      Horst Heckhorn
      CENIT AG
      2 speakers

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  • Tilo GEISEL

    Techsales Manager - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland

    Techsales Manager - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland

    graduated in Mechanical Engineering at the university of Stuttgart;
    DELMIA Application Engineer for digital process planning;
    DELMIA Application Consultant for Digital Manufacturing and PLM projects in Japan for Automotive, Aerospace and Shipbuilding customers;
    DELMIA Competence Center Manager for Asia-Pacific (business development & technical sales support);
    DELMIA Presales manager for EuroCentral;

    Talks

    • Digital Shopfloor of the Future

      In this session we will take the audience on a journey through a typical day

      Tilo Geisel, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Tilo Geisel
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Johannes Schwarzer, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Johannes Schwarzer
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      2 speakers

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  • Johannes SCHWARZER

    DELMIA Senior Solution Consultant - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland

    DELMIA Senior Solution Consultant - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland

    Graduated in Precision Engineering at the Fachhochschule of Munich;
    Senior Technical Consultant for PDM/PLM at Softlab/Cirquent;
    DELMIA Senior Solution Consultant

     

    Talks

    • Digital Shopfloor of the Future

      In this session we will take the audience on a journey through a typical day

      Tilo Geisel, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Tilo Geisel
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Johannes Schwarzer, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Johannes Schwarzer
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      2 speakers

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  • Christian BUCHHOLZ

    Research Assistant - TU Berlin

    Research Assistant - TU Berlin

    2002 - 2009 Technische Universität Berlin, Study Automotive Engineering
    2008 - 2009 Toyota Motorsport GmbH - Diploma Thesis "1D Model to simulate temperatures in Formula 1 Brake System"
    2010 - 2011 Bombardier Transportation - CAD Designer CATIA V5
    2011 - 2012 MAN Diesel & Turbo - Project Engineer MSR
    2012 - 2017 Technische Universität Berlin - Research Assistant in Academic Education, Design and Buildup of a Multi Axis Drive  Simulator, Diverse Project Work in Virtual Product Creation

     

     

    Talks

    • How can we make Systems Engineering experienceable?

      Today’s systems engineering approaches lack of methods and tools to include t

      Christian Buchholz, TU Berlin
      Christian Buchholz
      TU Berlin
      Maik Auricht, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland GmbH
      Maik Auricht
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland GmbH
      2 speakers

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  • Maik AURICHT

    Solution Architect - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland GmbH

    Solution Architect - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland GmbH

    2004 - 2011 Technische Universität Berlin, Study Automotive Engineering
    2011 - 2014 Technische Universität Berlin - Research Assistant
    2014 - 2016 Technische Universität Berlin - Chief Engineer
    Since 2016: Dassault Systemes Deutschland GmbH - Solution Architect with Focus on Systems Engineering

    Talks

    • How can we make Systems Engineering experienceable?

      Today’s systems engineering approaches lack of methods and tools to include t

      Christian Buchholz, TU Berlin
      Christian Buchholz
      TU Berlin
      Maik Auricht, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland GmbH
      Maik Auricht
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland GmbH
      2 speakers

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  • Georg KRAFT

    Senior Director - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland

    Senior Director - Dassault Systèmes Deutschland

    Georg KRAFT (54), Senior Director 3DEXPERIENCE Consulting for Industrial Equipment, is an expert for the subject of Industrie 4.0 at Dassault Systèmes. With more than 30 years’ experience in the world of PLM, he has hold various national and international staff and management positions at IBM and since 2003 at Dassault Systèmes in services, marketing R&D and sales, he has worked closely together with customers  and Industry Analysts.
    In 2012 he joined the Industrial Equipment Industry team, which is responsible for defining Dassault Systèmes strategy and 3DEXPERIENCE solutions delivery for the Industrial Equipment industry worldwide and across all channels.

     

    Talks

    • E-Co-Lab Network: Be an early adaptor of Industrie 4.0

      In May 2017 Fraunhofer IEM announced the „E-Co-Lab Network” https://selive.de

      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Fraunhofer IEM
      Georg Kraft, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Georg Kraft
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Michael Grethler
      Michael Grethler
      Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT)
      3 speakers

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  • Michael GRETHLER

    Director Institut 4.0 Collaboration Lab - Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT)

    Director Institut 4.0 Collaboration Lab - Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT)

    Michael W. Grethler, Director of the Industry 4.0 Collaboration LAB, advises and supports IMI in key decision-making processes on the topic of digital transformation through industry 4.0 factors. He is the initiator of the Industry 4.0 Collaboration Lab at KIT together with Prof. Dr. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Jivka Ovtcharova (IMI). With his ITK experience, he also heads the research area for Solidline AG/Bechtle and develops intelligent components that are able to send their status data in real-time to the manufacturer in a cloud-based manner in order to provide them with the help of big-data analysis methods. Based on the components and their state data, availability-oriented business models are developed in order to offer full service concepts. He is also a member of the industry circle of WiGeP - Berliner Kreis & WGMK - a competence network for the promotion of product innovations in mechanical engineering and related industries such as the automotive industry.

    Talks

    • E-Co-Lab Network: Be an early adaptor of Industrie 4.0

      In May 2017 Fraunhofer IEM announced the „E-Co-Lab Network” https://selive.de

      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Dr.-Ing. Christian Tschirner
      Fraunhofer IEM
      Georg Kraft, Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Georg Kraft
      Dassault Systèmes Deutschland
      Michael Grethler
      Michael Grethler
      Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT)
      3 speakers

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  • Dr. Tom-David GRAUPNER

    Senior Sales Representative Dassault Systemes EXALEAD

    Senior Sales Representative Dassault Systemes EXALEAD

    1997-2006 Research Group Leader at Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA
    2007-2009 Sales Representative Dassault Systèmes DELMIA
    2009 Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering & Computer Science
    2009-2011 Client Executive for Aerospace & Defense at Dassault Systèmes
    2012-2015 Client Executive for Industrial Equipment at Dassault Systèmes
    2016-recent Senior Sales Representative Dassault Systemes EXALEAD

    Talks

    • Business Analytics in Sourcing & Standardization

      Reorganizations, mergers, global projects, and new innovative products are al

      Dr. Tom-David Graupner
      Dr. Tom-David Graupner
      Senior Sales Representative Dassault Systemes EXALEAD ,

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  • Jens GRALFS

    Vice President Research & Technology - Airbus

    Vice President Research & Technology - Airbus

    Since January 2013 Jens Gralfs is appointed as Architect for the overall physical design. He is in charge of all Research & Technology activities in this field, managing the transnational activities for system installation, structure and cabin as well as all R&T activities in Germany with it partners and contact to the government. His team develops solutions for new aircraft programs as well as new ideas for all running programs in Airbus. He is proximity Manager for al XT employees in Germany  and leads operational the Airbus R&T Plateau in the new Technology Centre in Hamburg (ZAL – Centre for Applied Aeronautical Research).

    Talks

    • Digital Factory Industry 4.0 Above the Clouds

      View on current situation of the market and the future challenges and how to

      Jens Gralfs, Airbus
      Jens Gralfs
      Airbus
      Jens Gralfs
      Vice President Research & Technology, Airbus

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  • Dmitry PAKHOMOV

    Senior Product Marketing Manager Surface Commercial at Microsoft Germany - Microsoft

    Senior Product Marketing Manager Surface Commercial at Microsoft Germany - Microsoft

    ““If you really want to do something, you´ll find a way… if you don´t, you´ll find an excuse.” Jim Rohn ”

    Helping customers to Unlock the power of the group with modern Surface Devices in Commercial sector.
    11+ years of experience at Consumer Electronics/Software/IT markets including account management of Samsung, Sony and Dell in CEE Markets.

    Talks

    • The creative workplace for design and development - the…

      With digitization, we are currently seeing the greatest change in the working

      Dmitry Pakhomov
      Microsoft
      Dmitry Pakhomov
      Senior Product Marketing Manager Surface Commercial at Microsoft Germany, Microsoft

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  • Daniel PÖTTGEN

    Manager CAD - BENTELER Automobiltechnik GmbH

    Manager CAD - BENTELER Automobiltechnik GmbH

    1999-2003 University of applied sciences Bielefeld
    Dipl. Ing. for mechanicla Engineering

    2003-2006 CAD Engineer
    2006-2008 Project Engineer
    2008-2010 Manager CAD Paderborn
    2010-2011 Manager CAD Europa
    2011-today Manager CAD global

    Talks

    • 3DEXPERIENCE platform as the global CATIA V5 Data…

      In 2017 BENTELER Automotive replaces the SAP CATIA V5 Integration by the inno

      Daniel Pöttgen, BENTELER Automobiltechnik GmbH
      Daniel Pöttgen
      BENTELER Automobiltechnik GmbH
      Daniel Pöttgen
      Manager CAD , BENTELER Automobiltechnik GmbH

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  • Dr. Christian KIRCHER

    Senior Consultant Engineering & Sales Support Project Business - Bosch Rexroth

    Senior Consultant Engineering & Sales Support Project Business - Bosch Rexroth

    - Graduate Engineer in Mechatronics and Automation Technology, University of Stuttgart
    - Research Assistant and Head of Department Control Engineering, Institute for Control Engineering of Machine Tools and Manufacturing Units (ISW), University of Stuttgart
    - Senior Manager Control Technology, StarragHeckert AG, Rorschacherberg (CH)
    - Senior Manager Software and System Engineering for Production Automation, Corporate Research and Advance Engineering, Robert Bosch GmbH, Renningen
    - Senior Consultant Engineering & Sales Support Project Business Factory Automation, Bosch Rexroth AG, Stuttgart

    Talks

    • Digital Experience for Virtual Validation and Optimization…

      By using a digital twin from both, the product and the assembly line Rexroth

      Dr. Christian Kircher
      Bosch Rexroth
      Dr. Christian Kircher
      Senior Consultant Engineering & Sales Support Project Business, Bosch Rexroth

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  • Dipl.-Ing. Steffen WIRTH

    Senior Manager, Corporate Sector Information Systems and Services - Robert Bosch GmbH

    Senior Manager, Corporate Sector Information Systems and Services - Robert Bosch GmbH

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    Education
    -  Study of Mechatronics / Microelectronics at Fachhochschule für Technik Esslingen

    Work Experience
    Joining Robert Bosch GmbH after successful finished study in 2001
    -  Development Engineer for electronic modules and ASICs in the automotive sector
    -  Team leader in the module development for motor engine Electronic Control Units
    -  Project manager for eCAD tools enhancement like eADM (electronic Application Data Management based on ENOVIA V6)
    - Since 2013 Senior Manager at the central IT for Electronic Engineering Tools within Bosch

    Talks

    • Electronic Development managed with 3DEXPERIENCE platform…

      Bosch manages the electronic development and collaboration for the Mobility business unit world wide based on the 3DExperience platform.

      Dipl.-Ing. Steffen Wirth, Robert Bosch GmbH
      Dipl.-Ing. Steffen Wirth
      Robert Bosch GmbH
      Dipl.-Ing. Steffen Wirth
      Senior Manager, Corporate Sector Information Systems and Services, Robert Bosch GmbH

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  • Mike FELTEN

    Sales Director 3DX ENOVIA / EXALEAD - Dassault Systèmes

    Sales Director 3DX ENOVIA / EXALEAD - Dassault Systèmes

    1996 - 2000: University of Applied Sciences Trier, Graduated Mechanical Engineer
    2001 - 2006: IBM Business Consulting Services, PLM Consultant
    2007 - 2010: SAP Deutschland, PLM Consultant/ Business Development Manager/ Service Portfolio Manager
    2011 - 2013: SAP Deutschland, Line of Business Sales for R&D Engineering/ CoE Lead R&D Engineering for DACH
    2014 - 2017: Sales Director 3DEXPERIENCE / ENOVIA / EXALEAD

    Talks

    • Change Management 4.0 - From isolated Collaboration to…

      Attendees will experience the challenges of change management in traditional

      Mike Felten, Dassault Systèmes
      Mike Felten
      Dassault Systèmes
      Mike Felten
      Sales Director 3DX ENOVIA / EXALEAD, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Michael REITER

    Senior Portfolio Technical Specialist - Dassault Systèmes

    Senior Portfolio Technical Specialist - Dassault Systèmes

    5+ years VR Technology Consultant at 3DEXCITE GmbH:
    Hardware and software consulting for virtual reality use cases in design and engineering. Conception and development of specific solutions with a focus on interaction in virtual environments.

    Senior Portfolio Technical Specialist at CATIA Design:
    Product management for virtual and augmented reality applications on CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE, focused on the design domain.

    Talks

    • High-End Visualization and Product Experience in VR

      Design is not only about 'designing an experience', it is also about virtuall

      Michael Reiter, Dassault Systèmes
      Michael Reiter
      Dassault Systèmes
      Michael Reiter
      Senior Portfolio Technical Specialist, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Dr. Sven KLEINER

    COO - :em engineering methods AG

    COO - :em engineering methods AG

    Education
    2003 Ph. D. degree (Dr.-Ing.) from Technical University Darmstadt
    1999 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Technical University Darmstadt

    Background
    since 2002 Founder and member of the executive board at
    :em engineering methods AG, Darmstadt (Germany)
    Responsible for the business unit MBE (Model Based Engineering) and Operations
    1999-2004 Research Assistant at Technical University Darmstadt
    Department of Computer Integrated Design
    1995-1998 Service Assistant at ABB Robotics

     

    Talks

    • How to start with Systems Engineering? MBSE-Roadmap within…

      The introduction of Systems Engineering (SE) for mechatronic and cyber-physic

      Dr. Sven Kleiner, :em engineering methods AG
      Dr. Sven Kleiner
      :em engineering methods AG
      Dr. Sven Kleiner
      COO, :em engineering methods AG

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  • Rouven VIERFUSS

    Vice Director Production; Head of Industrial Engineering - imperial Werke oHG - Miele Gruppe

    Vice Director Production; Head of Industrial Engineering - imperial Werke oHG - Miele Gruppe

    2003 - 2009: Studies as industrial engineer with focus on mechanical
    engineering. Graduation: Dipl.-Wirt.-Ing.
    2007 - 2008: Study abroad at Technical University of Tampere,
    Finland
    2009 - 2013: Investment planner and project engineer at
    imperial-Werke oHG, Bünde, Miele Group
    2013 - 2015: Team leader Strategic Planning and Project Management
    at imperial-Werke oHG, Bünde, Miele Group
    2015 - 2017: Head of Industrial Engineering at imperial-Werke oHG,
    Bünde, Miele Group
    2017 - today: Vice Director Production at imperial-Werke oHG, Bünde,
    Miele Group

    Talks

    • Digitalisation on the Shopfloor - From a Research Project…

      Learn about Miele's experience with implementing shop-floor solutions based on the results of the SmartF-IT project.

      Rouven Vierfuss, imperial Werke oHG - Miele Gruppe
      Rouven Vierfuss
      imperial Werke oHG - Miele Gruppe
      Rouven Vierfuss
      Vice Director Production; Head of Industrial Engineering, imperial Werke oHG - Miele Gruppe

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  • Dipl.-Ing. Philipp RÖCKL

    Group Leader - Lighting Simulation - Opel Automobile GmbH

    Group Leader - Lighting Simulation - Opel Automobile GmbH

    Studies: 2006 - 2010
    Optical Technologies and Image Processing
    (University of applied science Darmstadt)

    Work:    2010 - now
    Opel Automobile GmbH
    - Lighting System Engineer (Light simulation)
    - since 2015: Groupleader of Lighting Simulation Team

    Talks

    • Lighting Simulation at OPEL

      The presentations shows the whole development and simulation process for Ligh

      Dipl.-Ing. Philipp Röckl, Opel Automobile GmbH
      Dipl.-Ing. Philipp Röckl
      Opel Automobile GmbH
      Dipl.-Ing. Philipp Röckl
      Group Leader - Lighting Simulation, Opel Automobile GmbH

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  • Martin CROCOLL

    Head of Department Virtual Geometry - Porsche AG

    Head of Department Virtual Geometry - Porsche AG

    2001 - 2009 Technical Consultant TransCAT GmbH Porsche onsite

    2009 - 2015 Head of  Training and Consulting Porsche onsite TransCAT GmbH

    2015 - 2017 Application Manager TDM Systems, e.g. P-DMU, KVS and ECA Porsche

    since 2017 Head of Department Virtual Geometry, e.g. CAD and TDM

    Talks

    • The Porsche Way to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, just IT

      Learn how the need to change led Porsche to the implementation of the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform.

      Martin Crocoll
      Martin Crocoll
      Porsche AG
      Martin Crocoll
      Head of Department Virtual Geometry, Porsche AG

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  • Roland ZEILLINGER

    CEO/CTO - PRIME aerostrcutures GmbH

    CEO/CTO - PRIME aerostrcutures GmbH

    1988 – 1991 Analysis Engineer at Composite Engineering
    1991 – 2000 Senior Analysis Engineer at Austrian Aerospace
    2000 – 2007 Chief Engineer, Product Development at FACC AG
    2007 – 2009 EASA-certified Head of Design Organisation at Diamond Aircraft Industries
    2009-recent Owner/Founder PRIME aerostructures GmbH

    Talks

    • Engineering Data Management for SMEs

      Round Table discussion on the importance of engineering datamanagement for SM

      Roland Zeillinger, PRIME aerostrcutures GmbH
      Roland Zeillinger
      PRIME aerostrcutures GmbH
      Roland Zeillinger
      CEO/CTO, PRIME aerostrcutures GmbH

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  • Peter PFALZGRAF

    Head of BU Products - PROSTEP AG

    Head of BU Products - PROSTEP AG

    Peter has been Head of BU Products at PROSTEP AG since 2012, being responsible for PROSTEP's own software product offerings. Before PROSTEP, he worked in the machinery industry. He studied Mechanical Engineering at TU Darmstadt.

    Talks

    • 3DEXPERIENCE Best Practices: Cross Enterprise Engineering…

      Cross Enterprise Collaboration is mandatory in engineering and gets more and

      Peter Pfalzgraf, PROSTEP AG
      Peter Pfalzgraf
      PROSTEP AG
      Mirko Theiss, PROSTEP AG
      Mirko Theiss
      PROSTEP AG
      2 speakers

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  • Mirko THEISS

    Senior Manager PLM System Integration - PROSTEP AG

    Senior Manager PLM System Integration - PROSTEP AG

    Mirko is Senior Manager PLM System Integration at PROSTEP AG. In 2005, he finished his Doctor Thesis at TU Darmstadt. Mirko has an experience of more than 10 years in PLM and cross-company collaboration. With his team he is responsible for the PLM System Integration, Collaboration and Migration strategy of PROSTEP AG.

    Talks

    • 3DEXPERIENCE Best Practices: Cross Enterprise Engineering…

      Cross Enterprise Collaboration is mandatory in engineering and gets more and

      Peter Pfalzgraf, PROSTEP AG
      Peter Pfalzgraf
      PROSTEP AG
      Mirko Theiss, PROSTEP AG
      Mirko Theiss
      PROSTEP AG
      2 speakers

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  • Dipl. -Ing. Georgi BONEV

    Senior R&D Engineer - Sogeti Deutschland GmbH

    Senior R&D Engineer - Sogeti Deutschland GmbH

    Since 2017: Senior R&D Engineer at Sogeti Deutschland GmbH, subsidiary of Capgemini Group, with main working focus on additive layer manufacturing, nonlinear simulation, technical consulting and research and development activities

    2011 - 2016: Technical expert for numerical simulation and optimization at Dassault Systèmes Bulgaria EOOD, with main working focus on technical consulting, managing of service projects, business development and additive layer manufacturing

    Talks

    • Generative Design of Race Car Wheel Carrier for Additive…

      Using the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, this presentation will demonstrate an approa

      Dipl. -Ing. Georgi Bonev, Sogeti Deutschland GmbH
      Dipl. -Ing. Georgi Bonev
      Sogeti Deutschland GmbH
      Dipl. -Ing. Georgi Bonev
      Senior R&D Engineer, Sogeti Deutschland GmbH

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    • Meeting Industrial Challenges by using 3DEXPERIENCE on…

      In the current market situation, flexibility is needed to react to changing d

      Dipl. -Ing. Georgi Bonev, Sogeti Deutschland GmbH
      Dipl. -Ing. Georgi Bonev
      Sogeti Deutschland GmbH
      Dipl. -Ing. Georgi Bonev
      Senior R&D Engineer, Sogeti Deutschland GmbH

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  • Luz MAUCH

    Senior Vice President Automotive - T-Systems International GmbH

    Senior Vice President Automotive - T-Systems International GmbH

    Age group 1970 – July, 1st 2008 he started with T-Systems International GmbH as Global Account Executive Daimler responsible for the worldwide business with Daimler AG and pushed as initiator of the Automotive Community share of common values. In July, 1st 2011 he became head of Sales responsible for the Automotive Industry at T-Systems International GmbH. Currently he holds the position as Senior Vice President Automotive & Manufacturing Industries for Service and Sales at T-Systems International GmbH.

    Luz Mauch started his career as Diplom Betriebswirt (FH) of University Nuertingen specialising in „Automobile Economy“ and „Organization and Management“.

    • He was in different sales and marketing functions at IBM Deutschland, such as:
    • Client Director for BMW-Group world wide account responsibility for revenue and profit.
    • Client Manager for DaimlerChrysler Commercial Vehicles and their B2C and e-Business Initiatives.
    • Director of Distribution and Industrial Sector CEMAAS (Central and Eastern     Europe/Africa/Austria/Switzerland).
    • Plan and operate IBM sales forces in six countries (Switzerland, Austria, Russia, Poland, Czech Republic, and Saudi Arabia). Carrying financial responsibility for both Sectors in terms of Profit and Revenue.
    • Executive-Member of the IBM CEMAAS-Management Team.

    In his last position Mr. Mauch was Director of Travel & Transportation Germany and Executive Member of the IBM German Management Team.

    Talks

    • Leverage technology trends to transform your enterprise

      How has the business of a Telco company changed in the past decade?

      Luz Mauch
      Luz Mauch
      T-Systems International GmbH
      Luz Mauch
      Senior Vice President Automotive, T-Systems International GmbH

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  • Wolfgang MEIßNER

    Head of SCM-Design - ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe

    Head of SCM-Design - ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe

    Head of SCM-Design

    - Responsible for the future Supply Chain Design from thyssenkrupp Steel Europe

    - Business economist and since 1977 with thyssenkrupp

    - National und international experience in Supply-Chain-Management
    -- Project DaProH Steel – Processleader SCM
    -- SCM-Project in China (Dalian) and USA (Alabama)
    -- Leader of SCM for thyssenkrupp Rasselstein – Tinplate (packaging Steel)
    -- Head of Production Planning and Ordermanagement for thyssenkrupp Steel

    Talks

    • Mastering the complexity – Supply Chain Management @…

      How to deal with a dynamic system from connecting planning levels to change management.

      Wolfgang Meißner, ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe
      Wolfgang Meißner
      ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe
      Markus Malinen
      Markus Malinen
      Quintiq
      2 speakers

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  • Markus MALINEN

    Vice-President of Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia - Quintiq

    Vice-President of Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia - Quintiq

    Markus is currently VP Sales EMEAR & CIS. Before that, Markus led development of Nordic region solving puzzles for metals, rail and manufacturing industries.

    2008 – 2012: Vice-President of Logistics and IT at FNSteel Group, producer of high-quality long steel products;
    2003 – 2008: Different VP positions: Logistics, Business Development and Marketing at Ovako Wire, high-quality wire-rod steel producer;

    Member of Associations:
    2008 – 2011: Chairmen of the metallurgical department of Finnish Association of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers
    2012 – 2016: Member of the Board of Finnish Association of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers

    Talks

    • Mastering the complexity – Supply Chain Management @…

      How to deal with a dynamic system from connecting planning levels to change management.

      Wolfgang Meißner, ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe
      Wolfgang Meißner
      ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe
      Markus Malinen
      Markus Malinen
      Quintiq
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  • Peter BÖHM

    Head of Crank & Valve Train & Engine Structure - Mechanics - MAN Diesel & Turbo SE

    Head of Crank & Valve Train & Engine Structure - Mechanics - MAN Diesel & Turbo SE

    Study of Technical Physics at the Munich Universitay of Technology
    Scientific Assistent at Institute of Physics of Electrotechnology, Munich University of Technology,
    Guest Research Scientist at Simulia Research Laboratory, Oslo, Norway and Department of Mathematics, University of Houston, USA.
    Consultant for Numerical Calculations at inuTech GmbH, Nuremberg.
    Since 2006 at MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, Augsburg, Germany,
    as calculation engineer for FEM & MBS and topology optimization, project manager for variable valvetrain systems,
    since 2012 head of team crank & valve train & engine structure

    Talks

    • Development Drivers for Large Bore Engines - A Challenge to…

      Large bore engines, used for ship propulsion and power plants, are mainly cha

      Peter Böhm, MAN Diesel & Turbo SE
      Peter Böhm
      MAN Diesel & Turbo SE
      Peter Böhm
      Head of Crank & Valve Train & Engine Structure - Mechanics, MAN Diesel & Turbo SE

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  • Ulrich UNGETHÜM

    Engineering Manager Simulation - Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG

    Engineering Manager Simulation - Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG

    1994 - Abschluss an der Fachhochschule Gießen Friedberg zum Dipl. Ing. Maschinenbau
    1994 – 1996 Entwicklungsingenieur Metzler Gimetal AG
    Entwicklung von Fahrwerksbushings und Motorlagern
    Seit 1996 bei der Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG
    1996 – 2002 Konstruktion Vorentwicklung Radbremse
    2002 – 2009 Leiter Konstruktionsmethoden
    Entwicklung CAD Methodik Radbremse, PLM, Produktkonfigurator CoBra
    Ab 2009 Leiter Simulation & Konstruktionsmethoden hydraulische Bremssysteme

     

    Talks

    • Virtual Product Development CAx by the Introduction of…

      In 2006 Continental business unit HBS has started the automation of virtual p

      Ulrich Ungethüm, Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG
      Ulrich Ungethüm
      Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG
      Ulrich Ungethüm
      Engineering Manager Simulation, Continental Teves AG & Co. oHG

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  • Levent AKBAS

    Business Development & Strategic Partnering - Covestro

    Business Development & Strategic Partnering - Covestro

    2016 - now | Business Development & Strategic Partnering Covestro Additive Manufacturing Group - Covestro Deutschland AG
    --> Create a new Startup / Incubator within Covestro and implement our strategy

    2014  - 2016 | Global Insight & Foresight Manager for New Business Opportunities - Bayer MaterialScience AG /Covestro
    --> Develop strategy & business model for Additive Manufacturing

    2010 - 2014 | Strategy Consultant for Strategy / Innovation & Corporate Foresight - FutureManagementGroup AG
    --> Develop innovative business models and market strategy for new technologies and future markets

     

    Talks

    • Real 3D Production solutions for handmade leather shoes…

      A case study describing Covestro's collaborative approach and the hard work n

      Levent Akbas
      Covestro
      Levent Akbas
      Business Development & Strategic Partnering, Covestro

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  • Peter WYSER

    Roche Diagnostics International Ltd

    Roche Diagnostics International Ltd

    Since joining Roche in 1994, Peter Wyser held different leadership roles in Sales & Marketing. In 2008, he became the Business Unit Head for Hospital, Private Lab & Research for Roche Diagnostics Switzerland including accountabilities in multinational and global Account Management.  In 2011 he became the Lifecycle Leader cobas 4000 in the global Business Area Centralised and Point of Care Solutions. In 2013 he took the role as Head of Global Platforms & Support, a multisite RnD and Customer Support organization. Since 2017 Peter Wyser is leading the Digital Transformation Program.

    Talks

    • Digital Continuity for Medical Devices

      Medical Device Manufacturers are facing increasing regulatory hurdles and a n

      Peter Wyser, Roche Diagnostics International Ltd
      Peter Wyser
      Roche Diagnostics International Ltd
      Peter Wyser
      , Roche Diagnostics International Ltd

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  • Laurent BLANCHARD

    Executive Vice-President, Global Field Operations (EMEAR), Worldwide Alliances and Services - Dassault Systèmes

    Executive Vice-President, Global Field Operations (EMEAR), Worldwide Alliances and Services - Dassault Systèmes

    Laurent Blanchard is in charge of developing the EMEAR market and the global ecosystem of Consulting and System Integrators Partners.

    Prior to joining Dassault Systèmes in April 2014, Mr Blanchard was Vice President of Cisco’s Enterprise Business Group with responsibility for accelerating technology growth in Enterprise, Public Sector and Commercial markets in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia (EMEAR) region. He had joined the company in 2007 as Managing Director.

    A graduate of ENSEM in Nancy (France), Mr Blanchard started his career at IBM France in 1989 where he managed the SAP competence center at worldwide level, amongst other positions. He joined Compaq Europe in 1996, and after the merger of Compaq with HP, he became vice-president, managing director of HP France.

    A firm believer that new technologies shape the future for the better, Mr Blanchard is the author of “Optimisme durable”.

    Talks

    • Boost your Innovation with a Consistent End-to-End Business…

      Digital transformation leads to an ever changing business environment and eco

      Laurent Blanchard, Dassault Systèmes
      Laurent Blanchard
      Dassault Systèmes
      Andreas Barth, Dassault Systèmes
      Andreas Barth
      Dassault Systèmes
      2 speakers

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  • Andreas BARTH

    Managing Director EuroCentral - Dassault Systèmes

    Managing Director EuroCentral - Dassault Systèmes

    Andreas Barth has held the post of managing director
    EuroCentral at Dassault Systèmes since 2011. In this role
    he is responsible for reinforcing the local presence and
    expanding the market position of Dassault Systèmes in the
    EuroCentral region. A further focus, in addition to the
    business development, is the building up of new strategic
    partnerships and the stepping up of existing partnerships.
    Besides Germany, Austria and Switzerland the
    EuroCentral region covers the Czech Republic, Poland,
    Hungary and Slovakia.

    Talks

    • Boost your Innovation with a Consistent End-to-End Business…

      Digital transformation leads to an ever changing business environment and eco

      Laurent Blanchard, Dassault Systèmes
      Laurent Blanchard
      Dassault Systèmes
      Andreas Barth, Dassault Systèmes
      Andreas Barth
      Dassault Systèmes
      2 speakers

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  • Kurt BENGEL

    CEO - CENIT AG

    CEO - CENIT AG

    1987 - 1988
    TW-Trans GmbH, CAD/CAM Assistant and CATIA Trainer

    1988 – 2006
    CENIT AG, various positions in sales and consulting, e.g. CAD-CAM Application Consultant, sales of CAD/CAM solutions, Sales Manager, Business Unit Manager, Global Sales Manager, Director PLM Solutions, Authorized Representative

    since 2007
    CENIT AG, Speaker of the Management Board, responsible for global operative business as well as marketing and investor relations

    other
    Member, Industrial Circle of the Scientific Association for Product Development (WiGeP) Member, Federal Economic Senate (BVMW)

    Talks

    • smartPLM: Strategic Pillar for Digital Transformation in…

      The foundation stones of Industry 4.0 are flexible, digital end2end processes

      Kurt Bengel
      CENIT AG
      Kurt Bengel
      CEO, CENIT AG

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