Smart Factory ConnAction Conference
Smart does it!
Which producer would not like to become the supplier of leading car manufacturers? How can we develop and improve our production with high-tech and still affordable automation tools?
The Smart Factory ConnAction is the ultimate conference for decision-makers and suppliers of the automotive industry where you can hear from the latest trends while building up new business relationships. This year will be the fourth edition of the Smart Factory ConnAction conference, organised by the specialists of industrial IT and automation, the Com-Forth team.
Building on the positive feedbacks of the event, this year's two-day event will give even more exciting insight into the IT trends and latest production technologies of the industry by Hungarian and foreign presenters. The presentations also show how can a Hungarian manufacturer become a respected and solid supplier of international car manufacturers. Moreover there will be organised meetings for business networking with the representatives of the sector as well as with the customers of the automotive industry.
The language of the event is Hungarian and English. There will be simultaneous interpretation on the spot.
Presenters, who accepted the request:
- László Dr. Urbán, Magyar Suzuki Zrt, Deputy Chief Executive Officer
- Imre Eichhardt, BorgWarner Oroszlány Kft, Director of Operations
- Attila Vincze, Arconic-Köfém Kft, IT Manager
- Tamás Siszer, Festo AM, Didactic BU Manager
- Thomas Schulz, GE Digital, Channel Manager
Session 1 – Building a comprehensive IoT strategy
- What can the decision-maker of an Automotive Co. expect from IoT?
- What makes an IoT project a success story and why is another one a disaster?
- The place of Hungary on the international IoT landscape: Leader? Follower? Straggler? Guinea Pig?
- Introduction of Hungarian Learning Factories
Session 2 – Technologies and their realisation – Real life solutions for IoT
- IoT – What is over the hype? Sharing experience of realised projects
- Collaborative robots in the production – Industrie 5.0 approaching?
- Machine Vision in the service of Quality Control
- Indoor localisation on the shop floor
- The use of AR / VR solutions in the manufacturing space
Session 3 – Change is the only constant
- New dimensions of strategic thinking – how to adapt to the new environment as an Automotive decision-maker?
- What are the possible impacts of the introduction of an IoT project on our existing manufacturing processes?
Session 4 – From Data to Information: Data collection, data storage, data analysis, data security
- Dedicated industrial network as the basis of an IoT solution
- How to protect our connected devices and our data? The latest trends of Cyber Security
- Cloud-based solutions – the right time and right place?
- Start using your data – the importance of Data Mining, Big Data, Smart Data
- The main challenges linked to GDPR
Session 5 - IoT vs. Human Factor
- IoT answers to the shortage of labour and skills gaps
- Motivational schemes based of real time manufacturing data
- The new tasks of a ”Smart Operator”
- Organisation Development challenges of an IoT project
- The effects of IoT on the labour market: ‘Smart’ operators? ‘Dull’ operators?
|Before 4th of June||After 4th of June|
|Full event (end users)*||free||150 EUR + VAT|
|Full event**||395 EUR + VAT||495 EUR + VAT|
|Day zero**||145 EUR + VAT||185 EUR + VAT|
|270 EUR + VAT||310 EUR + VAT|
|2nd day**||145 EUR + VAT||185 EUR + VAT|
Any 2 days**
|335 EUR + VAT||435 EUR + VAT|
Register your colleague! We grant further discount for multiple registrations from the same company.
*Senior management (CEO, CIO) of Automotive Manufacturers (OEM), Technology suppliers (Tier I, Tier II) and Raw material manufacturers (Tier III) as well as experts from the following areas:
- Manufacturing, Production, Maintenance
- Purchasing, Sourcing
- Supplier Quality Development, Quality management
- Human Resources
**Sales, Business Development or Marketing Managers from OEM, Tier I, Tier II, Tier III suppliers
**Automatization and ICT manufacturers, distributors, system integrators
In the field of automatization, IT, telecommunication device producer, distributor or reseller (marketing manager, partner manager, sales manager or business development manager).
- Media, journalists
If you represent a media body, you are cordiannly invited to participate in the event free of charge.
Please feel free to reach out to us if you wish to discuss with any of our guest speakers, or if you wish to make an interview before, during or after the event.
The registration via our website is not an automatic accreditation. We can only deliver Media Pass to journalists who wish to collect information for and on behalf of an existing media, and the information serves as material for publication.
We reserve the right to refuse to deliver media passes.
Marketing managers, PR managers, sales managers, advertisement managers, art directors and people from other non-journalistic positions, are not eligible to attend the event free of charge.
If you wish to attend the Smart Factory ConnAction conference, please fill out the below registration form. Our colleague will get in touch with you shortly.
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Our sponsors in 2017:
Com-Forth is one of the most significant distributor of industrial communication, automation and computing in Hungary with a dedicated portfolio for railway. Com-Forth is a 100% family-owned, financial stable Hungarian company, founded in 1988, since then offers systems and integrated solutions, products and services for the field of IT industry and automation.
Oracle was founded in 1977, and today with more than 420,000 customers and deployments in nearly 150 countries, is the biggest company that offers business solutions. Oracle Big Data solutions can help improve manufacturing and operational efficiency while providing a 360 degree view of the operations that can lead to improved and timely decision making. Big Data based architecture enables organizations to analyze a variety of data sources for improved insights. This, in turn, broadens the analytics and predictive options enabling the achievement of better outcomes.
DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is the world’s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public sector clients across 70 countries. The company’s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner alliance combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally.
Bizerba scales and other manufacturing solutions are known is Hungary since almost 50 years. A sales department was created int he 1960s and the Hungarian child company Bizerba Mérleg Hungária Kft. was founded in 1991. Apart from engineering and technical desks, there are also software developers and customer service desks within the Hungarian child company. Their main objective is exclusive distribution and installation of Bizerba products, as well as the maintenance of almost 20,000 devices present on the market.
The industrial network of connected machines with data analytics is creating a new frontier of competitiveness for information-centric modern organizations. Advancements in cloud and in-memory computing, distributed databases and data science, along with proliferation of sensing and controls, have given rise to "big data"—fundamentally changing the ways in which individuals, organizations and machines interact with their intelligent environments. Convergence of these physical and digital improvements has paved a way for the Industrial Internet, driving efficiency gains across the production value chain. Standardization, a robust policy framework, and education for skilled workers are also key efforts that need to come together to enable the 4th Industrial Revolution.
Moxa provides a full spectrum of quality products for industrial networking, computing, and automation, and maintains a distribution and service network that reaches customers in more than 70 countries. Our products have connected over 30 million devices worldwide in a wide range of applications, including factory automation, smart rail, smart grid, intelligent transportation, oil & gas, marine, and mining. By continually improving staff expertise in a variety of technologies and markets, we aim to be the first choice for industrial automation solutions.
IRIS certified Moxa has provided key communications, data control, and computing infrastructure for dozens of successful major railway projects around the world. Metro, high speed rail and conventional rolling stock applications on six continents have all used Moxa solutions that were ideal fits for their automatic train operations (ATO), automatic train supervision (ATS), passenger-oriented systems (POS) as well as trackside, signaling, and other communications systems.
LSK Hungaria Ltd. was founded in 1994 with full Hungarian ownership. Our main field of company activity is meeting educational, business and multimedia needs in full. Distributing and renting traditional presentation tools and devices, integrated enterprise and educational solutions, 3D projection at home, projector screen for entry to professional level along with offering professional advising are all parts of the company’s daily activities. Our, brand new interactive enterprise solutions were introduced in 2014.
MentorPartner Strategic and Management Consulting Ltd. was established 10 years ago by partners with extensive experience in the fields of management and consulting. Our mission is to work in close cooperation with our clients in order to give a new impetus to their business and organization. In our work we focus on activating and regenerating the internal organizational skills and competences. Our services cover the entire process of business development.
Laurel Group is the market leader solution provider of the retail industry with more than 24 years of experience in the field of development, localization, implementation of commercial systems and the support of their daily operation. The success of these efforts is proved by 16,000 sales endpoint references. Besides retailers we also offer favorable business solutions to wholesale and manufacturer companies, too. Based on our core principles and philosophy we only install a system if we are convinced that it works efficiently and returns the investment. This is what true partnership means for us.
We believe that camera-based technology can promote the revolution of both industry- and service development. As we have more than 10 years of experience in software development, we offer unique product knowledge, efficient application, continuous improvement and implementation.
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