8:00 AM – 9:00 AM ET

Sustainable Supply Chains: The IIoT Approach to Transparency and Traceability

This session will examine the critical role of IIoT in achieving a sustainable supply chain by enhancing visibility, traceability, and compliance with environmental regulations. Speakers will discuss how real-time tracking and analytics can help identify sustainable sourcing options, reduce the carbon footprint of logistics, and ensure responsible manufacturing practices.

Head of Partnerships
Head of Customer Success and Partnerships
Founder & CEO
Managing Director

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM ET

From Imagination to Implementation: Generative AI's Revolutionary Role in Manufacturing

Dive into the innovative applications of generative AI in manufacturing, from design to production, and how they’re setting new benchmarks for creativity and efficiency.

Member of the Management Board
Sr. Director of Industry Strategy, Manufacturing
CEO/Founder
Co-Founder and CTO
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM ET

Beyond Silos: Streamlining Data Flow with a Unified Namespace

Sponsored by HighByte

This session is essential for manufacturers seeking to overcome data fragmentation, offering insights into how a unified data approach facilitates seamless integration, improves real-time decision-making, and boosts operational efficiency across production lines.

A Unified Namespace (UNS) plays a pivotal role in the Industrial Internet of Things within manufacturing for several key reasons:
1. Integration Across Systems
2. Real-Time Data Access
3. Operational Efficiency
4. Scalability
5. Enhanced Analytics and AI
6. Cross-Functional Collaboration:

Learn directly from experts how to integrate systems seamlessly, access real-time data, enhance operational efficiency, and much more. Reserve your spot now and take the first step towards a more connected, efficient, and innovative future in manufacturing.

Chief Product Officer

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET

The Insight Factory: Driving Decision-Making with AI and Machine Learning

This session is tailored for manufacturing professionals seeking to leverage artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to revolutionize their production processes. In an industry that thrives on precision, efficiency, and innovation, this session will focus on how AI and ML can transform raw data into a strategic asset, optimize operations, predict maintenance needs, and streamline supply chains. Attendees will learn about practical applications of these technologies that drive productivity, reduce costs, and improve product quality, positioning their operations for success in a competitive manufacturing landscape.

CTO & President
Former VP of Digital Manufacturing
Senior Product Manager – Analytics and Machine Learning
Principal and Smart Manufacturing Business Leader

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

Dedicated session sponsored by InfluxData

Sponsored by InfluxData

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET

Beware of Bad Actors | Leveraging AI-Powered Threat Intel to Keep Industrial Systems Safe and Available

Sponsored by Fortinet

In today’s era of connectivity, bad actors continue to up their game, recycling tactics and taking advantage of vulnerabilities across IT and OT systems. According to data from the latest Fortinet 2023 Global Ransomware Report, two-thirds of organizations were targeted by ransomware and 50% of them fell victim to an attack. While the outlook seems daunting, advance threat intelligence can inform security practices to ferret out the bad actor and protect your critical infrastructure from attack. During this session, our expert panel will discuss a practical approach for using AI and a threat-informed defense to protect manufacturers.

Global OT Product Marketing Manager

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

Mastering Digital Identity in the IIoT Ecosystem: Strategies for Secure Manufacturing Operations

Sponsored by Keyfactor

This is a must-attend session for manufacturers aiming to navigate the complexities of digital security within the IIoT landscape. This session offers practical guidance on managing digital identities to safeguard your operations against cyber threats, ensuring the integrity of your data, and upholding seamless production processes. It’s an essential opportunity for those looking to enhance their digital defenses and leverage the full potential of their IIoT ecosystem.

SVP of Global IoT Strategy & Operations

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET

Fortress Factory: The Critical Importance of Cybersecurity in the IIoT Era

Sponsored by Schneider Electric

This session will focus on real-world applications of cybersecurity strategies that address unique manufacturing challenges, from protecting proprietary designs to ensuring operational continuity against cyber threats. Experts will share insights on integrating cybersecurity into the manufacturing process, from the assembly line to the supply chain, and highlight innovative tools, including AI, to enhance security protocols.

VP Cybersecurity Services
Additional Topics

ADDITIONAL TOPICS

Blockchain in Manufacturing: A New Layer of Trust and Transparency
Explore how blockchain technology is being applied to enhance security, trust, and transparency in manufacturing operations and supply chains.
Wearable Tech at Work: Enhancing Safety and Efficiency on the Manufacturing Floor
Look at how wearable technology is being used to improve worker safety, operational efficiency, and human-machine interaction in manufacturing settings.
The Agile Enterprise: Adapting to Market Demands with Flexible Manufacturing Systems
Learn about the shift towards flexible manufacturing systems that allow manufacturers to quickly adapt to changing market demands and customize production in real-time.
Building a Future-Proof Data Architecture for Manufacturing
This session explores strategies for developing a resilient and scalable data architecture in the manufacturing sector, designed to adapt to future technological advancements and data management needs.