Testimonials

"The event was a big success and I really liked the spirit and the attendees. The mix of speakers and attendees was just perfect."

Daniel Delank, VP Global Director for ITD-4Growth, Deutsche Telekom

"Thanks for putting on a great conference. The program was great and the crowd was excellent. I learned a lot and hopefully, others could learn from my experience as well."

Peter Ferm, IT Business Analyst - Group Staff Functions, Electrolux IT

"I was very impressed by the program, presenters, organization and logistics on site! Great job!"

Robert Libbey, Head of Digital & Social Communications, Pfizer

How It Works

Through a mix of case-study presentations, interactive roundtable discussions, Q&A sessions and hands-on workshops you will gain a diverse and inspiring perspective on the digital future. The multi stream format allows you to move freely between the conferences and choose the sessions of most interest and relevance. Create your program from the case studies and interactive round tables.

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Industry 4.0
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Production, Plant Management and Engineering

Key Topics
  • Energy Efficiency through Digitalization
  • Industry 4.0
  • Predictive Maintenance
Future Logistics
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Logistics and Distribution

Key Topics
  • Intelligent Containers
  • Vehicles
  • Autonomous Logistics
Supply Chain Management
Target Group

Decision Makers and Leaders in Supply Chain Management, Risk Management, Procurement, Reporting and Production

Key Topics
  • Supply Chain Risk Management
  • Ecommerce
  • Smart Manufacturing

Agenda

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THURSDAY, MARCH 28TH

9:00

Introduction by manetch

9:15

From a First Idea to the Global „Industrial Computer Vision” Strategy

This session is in English

10:00

Energy Efficiency through Digital Innovation

Aljoscha Schlosser

Digital Innovation Manager
BOGE Compressors
Germany

This session is in English

10:45

Coffee Break with Networking

11:15

Intelligent Connectivity - From Construction to Order Processing

Rainer Rodler

Head of Production IT Security
ZF Friedrichshafen
Germany

This session is in English

12:00

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

12:45

Lunch with Networking

14:15

Digitalizing International Freight documentation by Utilizing Blockchain

Dieter Sellner (invited)

Senior Project Manager
DB Schenker
Germany

This session is in English

15:00

Trimodality and Innovation as Key of Success for the Future

Harald Jony

Geschäftsführer
Wiencont Container Terminal
Austria

This session is in English

15:45

Making Packaging Sustainable and Affordable

Dimitri Lerner

Head of Global Applications / Managing Director
SIG Combibloc
Switzerland

This session is in English

16:30

Smart Factory Logistics - How to Make it Work?

Urs Güttinger

Chief Technology Officer
Bossard
Switzerland

This session is in English

17:15

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

18:00

Evening Reception with Sparkling Wine, Snacks and Networking

This session is in English

FRIDAY, MARCH 29TH

9:00

Introduction by manetch

9:15

Implement UAV Drones for Object Measurement and Modelling

Thomas Groeninger

Business Unit Manager
STRABAG
Germany

This session is in English

10:00

How the Resource Hub Can Help You to Improve your Projects

Stephen Mellor

CTO
IIC
USA

This session is in English

10:45

Coffee Break with Networking

11:15

Blockchain - Inter-Company-Use-Cases

Matthias Felder

Portfolio Manager Blockchain & DLT Solutions
DB Systel
Germany

This session is in English

12:00

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

12:45

Lunch with Networking

14:15

Carbon 4.0 - Digitization as a Means to an End

Yannick Willemin

Head Futurist
SGL Carbon
Germany

This session is in English

15:00

The Impact of Digitization Supply Chain Management

Michaell Salmen (invited)

Senior Manager Strategy & Development
Henkel Supply Chain
Netherlands

This session is in English

15:45

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics

16:30

End of the Conference with Summary of all Streams, Coffee and Networking

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The ticket includes full access to the Expo and all sessions in all streams, including the evening reception on the first day. This also includes 12 months of full access to all the online features (matched networking and collaboration in the event online think tank, presentations, and the video archive of all manetch conferences). Catering at the event is included. Choose your pass and click on “Book Conference Pass” to access the registration form.

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Vendors and consultants from companies with 10+ employees have to book this pass to attend the World Class Workforce Experience 2017 conference.

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Employees of public institutions such as government, military and universities can take advantage of this special price.

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1 Start-Up Pitch Conference Pass: 5 minute start-up pitch during the evening reception

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1 Vendor Conference Pass + Exhibitor table in the networking area with one bar stool, power supply and the possibility to bring your expo banner with a width of up to 1m

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Access the presentations from this conference online as well as hundreds of other case study videos from global business leaders. The videos are full-length and include the PDFs of the presentation. More videos are added each month with new manetch business transformation conferences bringing best practices to you from around the world. Don't lose this opportunity to stay on top of what business leaders currently do and plan for the future to gain a competitive edge. 12 months of manetch Unlimited are included in any of the Conference Passes.

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Location

Metro station "Industriehof" (U6 and U7)
From Central Station:
At the main station, choose the underground line U4 to "Bockenheimer Warte" and change at the last stop "Bockenheimer Warte" into the U6 to Heerstraße or into the U7 to Hausen. The third station is "Industriehof". From there, cross the street and subway tracks to follow the Königsberger Straße until the second road where you take a left. The hotel is located on the left side.

From the airport:
The lines S8 and S9 run from the airport to the main train station. At the main station, choose the underground line U4 to "Bockenheimer Warte" and change at the last stop "Bockenheimer Warte" into the U6 to Heerstraße or into the U7 to Hausen. The third station is "Industriehof". From there, cross the street and subway tracks to follow the Königsberger Straße until the second road where you take a left. The hotel is located on the left side.

Parking: You can park your car in the hotel's own underground car parking or right in the hotel courtyard for a daily charge of €15,00. If the parking area from the Flemings Conference Hotel is full, we recommend as an alternative the parking area „Brentanobad“, Rödelheimer Parkweg, 60489 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Think Tank

As a registered attendee, visit the event’s online think tank where you can see your fellow attendees’ profiles and priorities to get in touch, arrange meetings and collaborate with your best networking opportunities. Also, your conference documentation awaits you in this manetch think tank.

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Contributors

Become a Speaker or Sponsor

We are looking for the best practices that shape tomorrow's world. If you would like to contribute to this event as speaker, please fill out the speaker application form here.

Speaker Application

If you have already been in contact with the event organization team and are confirming the details of your presentation, please access the speaker questionnaire here.

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