Building our Manufacturing Future with Automation - AIM Conference Automation in Manufacturing
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Wednesday, June 3

Time

Event

Location

4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Registration

Grand Ballroom Registration

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Welcome Reception - sponsored by: Festo

Ignite Sushi Bar & Lounge

 


Thursday, June 4

TimeEventLocation



7:00 am - 4:00 pmRegistrationGrand Ballroom Registration



7:00 am - 8:00 amNetworking & BreakfastGrand Ballroom Foyer



8:00 am - 8:15 amWelcome AddressGeneral Session
Grand Salon 2



8:15 am - 9:00 amAutomation in Action…Today and Tomorrow
John Dulchinos, Vice President, Global Automation, Jabil, Inc.
General Session
Grand Salon 2



9:00 am - 9:45 amAutomated Construction by Contour Crafting
Berok Khoshnevis, Director, Center for Rapid
Automated Fabrication Technologies, USC
General Session
Grand Salon 2



9:45 am - 10:30 amThe Connected Enterprise: Accelerating Industrial Performance
Todd
Montpas, Director of Market Development, Rockwell Automation
General Session
Grand Salon 2



10:30 am - 11:00 amNetworking BreakGrand Ballroom Foyer



11:00 am - 11:30 amThe Rise of the Robots
Hal SirkinSenior Partner & Managing Director, Boston
Consulting Group
General Session
Grand Salon 2



11:30 am - 12:30 pmPanel: The Challenges & Opportunities for Integrated Robotics
Paul Evans, P.E., Director, Production & Simulation Technologies Department, Southwest Research Institute (SWRI)
Joseph O'Brien, Business Development Manager, Variation Reduction Solutions, Inc.
Moderator: Timothy Shinbara, Vice President – Manufacturing Technology, AMT
General Session
Grand Salon 2



12:30 pm - 1:30 pmNetworking & Lunch - sponsored by: SCHUNKGrand Salon 1



1:30 pm - 2:15 pm Automation & Manufacturing Strategies for
High-Volume Production

Christian Müller, President Sales Americas, Grob Systems, Inc.
General Session
Grand Salon 2



2:15 pm - 2:30 pmNetworking BreakGrand Ballroom Foyer



2:30 pm - 3:15 pmPanel: Growing the Next Generation
Automation-Capable Workforce

Ted Rozier, Engineering Development Manager, Solution Center, Festo-Didactic
Ernie White, Ed.D., Special Assistant to the Vice President,
Wayne Community College
Keith Williamson, Ph.D.Dean of the School of Engineering, Sciences and Technology, Virginia State University
Moderator: Greg Jones, Vice President – Smartforce Development, AMT
General Session
Grand Salon 2



3:15 pm - 4:00 pmAutomation Is Our Future
Donald Peters, Managing Director, Lincoln Electric, Global
Automation Solutions Division
General Session
Grand Salon 2




Conference ends at 4:00 pm
* This schedule may change without notice.