Friday - June 28, 2019
Hilton, Poomagal Nagar, Guindy, Chennai, India

Smart Manufacturing Conclave

Join us in Chennai on 28 June 2019

A conference on Growth Through Smarter Manufacturing and Simulation Technologies

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About the event

Growth Through Smarter Manufacturing and Simulation Technologies is an annual conference hosted by Autocar Professional where industry leaders and domain experts discuss, debate about new trends and possible future developments in manufacturing and simulation technologies, and in the world of mobility at large. It is also a networking platform for industry professionals. The 2019 edition of the industry event will see industry experts from leading organisations such as Sundram Fasteners, Ford, Hyundai, Wabco, Wheels India, Rane Group and more. The conference will see a series of highly informative talks and presentations by professionals from leading OEMs and component manufacturers, and a panel discussion on 'Achieving global quality in India'.

What are the new trends in manufacturing? How can profitability be enhanced through new manufacturing approaches? How can a company achieve increasingly challenging cost and quality targets through better manufacturing processes? How are some OEMs, suppliers achieving high level of consistent quality and output? How beneficial is the adoption of Industry 4.0? What are the developments in the area of 3D printing? How can simulation help in smarter manufacturing, reduce lead time, and develop innovative products? How can SMEs climb to the next level with the help of simulation technologies? Find out answers to these questions and much more, at the 3rd edition of Growth Through Smarter Manufacturing and Simulation Technologies on Friday, 28th June, 2019 at Chennai.

Speakers:

CEOs, CTOs representing vehicle OEMs and component suppliers, engineering service providers, industry advisors.

Who should attend?

CEOs,CTOs, Production personnel, R&D personnel, software engineers, product development professionals,innovators, engineering academia, researchers, engineering students.

Event Schedule

Growth Through Smarter Manufacturing & Simulation Technologies

09:00 am - 9:45 am

Registration

09:45 am - 09:55 am

Inauguration and welcome address

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Inaugural Session:

Keynote address: Dr. Seshu Bhagavathula, President, New Technologies & Business Initiatives , Ashok Leyland Group *

Special address: Dr. Aravind Bharadwaj, CTO -- FES, Mahindra & Mahindra; SAE India *

Theme: Manufacturing in the new age mobility industry

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Mr. Ravi Gogia, President, Fiat India Automobiles

Theme: Building India as a global manufacturing base beyond just for low-cost small cars

10:45 am - 11:00 am

Bala Pachyappa, CTO, EMF Innovations

Theme: Opportunity for India in the global electric mobility industry.

11:00 am - 11:15 am

Mr. Kandasamy Subramanian, Director – Global Digital Manufacturing Engineering, Ford India

Theme: Automotive manufacturing in the digital age; Make in India, for the world.

11:15 am - 11:30 am

Dr. S Devarajan, Senior Vice President - Production engineering, TVS Motor Company

Theme: Enhancing efficiency through better manufacturing in India. Production mantras to achieve global production quality.

11:30 am - 12:00 noon

Panel Discussion:

12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Mr. Velu Samy, Senior VP - Product Development, Mahindra & Mahindra *

Theme: Better market performance through better manufacturing

12:15 pm - 12:30 pm

Mr. Harsha Kadam, President - Industrial Business, Schaeffler India

Theme: Impact of electric mobility in the ecosystem. India's opportunity in the emerging industry.

12:30 pm - 12:45 pm

Mr Prabhu Patil, CEO, Prolim International

12:45 pm - 13:00 pm

Dr. T Sundararajan, Head - R&D, Wheels India

Theme: New materials, and production trends in the automotive industry

13:00 pm - 13:30 pm

Panel Discussion

13:30 pm - 14:15 pm

Lunch

14:15 pm - 14:30 pm

Mr. Aswin Kumar, Program Manager - Automotive and Transportation, Frost & Sullivan.

Theme: Challenges and opportunities for manufacturers in the disruptive age

14:30 pm - 14:45 pm

Mr. Meenakshi Sundaram, Director -- Commercial & Technical, Gates Unitta India

Theme: Manufacturing in an age of BSVI, electric mobility

14:45 pm - 15:00 pm

Mr. Sivam Sabesan, MD, CharIn India

Manufacturing in the era of electric mobility

15:00 pm - 15:15 pm

Mr. Harish Vijayanand, General Manager, Project Management Office, Renault Nissan Automotive India/h4>

15:15 pm - 15:30 pm

Panel Discussion.

Achieving Global Quality in India

15:30 pm - 16:45 pm

Achieving global quality in India (Mr P Kaniappan, MD, Wabco India. Mr S Parthasarthy, CEO, Rane Madras. Mr Sriram PS, VP - Operations & Manufacturing Engineering, Daimler India,Commercial Vehicles*. Mr Murali Vaidyanathan, MD, Hanon Automotive Systems India. Mr Prabhu Patil, CEO, Prolim International)

16:30 - 17:00 pm

Vote of thanks

17:00 pm

High tea and networking time

Speakers

Well known industry leaders and emerging talents

  • Prabhu Patil

    Prabhu Patil

    President & CEO, PROLIM Global Corporation

  • Devarajan

    Dr. S Devarajan

    Senior Vice President - Production engineering, TVS Motor Company

  • Aswin-Kumar

    Mr. Aswin Kumar

    Program Manager - Automotive and Transportation, Frost & Sullivan

  • Kandasamy Subramanian

    Kandasamy Subramanian

    Director – Global Digital Manufacturing Engineering, Ford India

  • Harihar P

    Harihar P

    Head - operations, Ashok Leyland

  • Harish-Vijayanand

    Mr. Harish Vijayanand

    General Manager, Project Management Office, Renault Nissan Automotive India

  • Manu Saale

    Manu Saale

    Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes Benz R&D India

  • Ashish Tarte

    Mr. Ashish Tarte

    Head - Product Development & Engineering Services, Mahindra Electric

  • Sriram PS

    Sriram PS

    VP - Operations & Manufacturing Engineering, Daimler India Commercial Vehicles

  • P Kaniappan

    P Kaniappan

    MD, Wabco India

  • Sundararajan

    Dr. T Sundararajan

    Head - R&D, Wheels India

  • Dattatreya-Gaur

    Mr. Dattatreya Gaur

    Vice President and Business Unit head for Mobility Solutions, Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions

  • Ravi Gogia

    Ravi Gogia

    President, Fiat India Automobiles

  • Murali Vaidyanathan

    Murali Vaidyanathan

    Managing Director, Hanon Automotive Systems India

  • harsha-kadam

    Mr. Harsha Kadam

    President - Industrial business, Schaeffler India

  • Hemalatha Annamalai

    Ms. Hemalatha Annamalai

    Founder & CEO, Ampere Vehicles

  • Velu Samy

    Mr. Velu Samy

    Senior Vice President , Head -Automotive Product Development , MRV, Mahindra & Mahindra

  • Sivam-Sabesan

    Sivam Sabesan

    Managing Director - CharIn India

Register Closed
Manufacturing & Simulation Technologies

Sponsors

Platnium Partner

  • hanon systems

Technology Partner

  • prolim

Event Venue

Hilton, Poomagal Nagar, Guindy, Chennai, India

Venue

Hilton, Poomagal Nagar, Guindy, Chennai, India