Past Events

Automation for Smart Manufacturing : 22nd December 2022, Pune

Theme Sessions

Event Schedule

9.30 to 10.00 AM
Session 1 - Inaugural Session
10.00 to 10.10 AM
Welcome Address
Sunil Mehta,
President AIA
10.10 to 10.20 AM
Theme Introduction
Anup Wadhwa,
Director, AIA
10.20 to 10.40 AM
Keynote - Role of Automation in taking the leap towards Smart Manufacturing
Rajmohan Namboodiri,
MD, TOX Pressotechnik India Pvt Ltd
10.40 to 11.00 AM
Tea Break
Session 2 - Affordable and Appropriate Automation
11.00 to 11.25 AM
Leadership through Manufacturing Excellence
A case study on Automation deployment
Santosh Gundewadi,
AGM- Head Bodyshop Projects, FCA Fiat Chrysler
11.25 to 11.50 AM
Enabling manufacturing excellence with robotics and material handling solutions
A Case Study on Design challenges
Suresh Warade,
CMD, Warade Pack Tech Pvt Ltd
11.50 to 12.15 PM
NextGen-Automation transforming the world of Manufacturing
Technology Showcase
Tapan Upadhyay,
Manager Application Engineering, Festo India
12.15 to 12.50 PM
Panel Discussion and Q&A
Moderated by Pradeep Arora,
MD Turck India
12.50 to 13.35 PM
Lunch , Networking + Visit to Exhibits
Session 3 - Digital enablement - Technology led Perspective
13.35 to 14.00 PM
Integrating with Digital -
Benefits and Way forward
Ranjit Date,
Jt. MD, Wipro Pari Pvt Ltd
14.00 to 14.25 PM
e-F@ctory Japanese Perspective of Smart Manufacturing -
Technology Showcase
Parag Kulkarni,
Sr. Manager, Mitsubishi Electric India
14.25 to 14.50 PM
Automation for Optimising Human Response -
A Case Study of automated guidance for operations, maintenance, safety.
Himanshu Jadhav,
CEO & Director, Jendamark India
14.50 to 15.25 PM
Panel Discussion and Q&A
Moderator - Ninad Deshpande,
Co-Founder & CEO, Sceptertech Digital
15.25 to 15.45 PM
Tea Break
Session 4 - Workshop - Preparing for Smart Manufacturing
15.45 to 16.45 PM
Masterclass on integrating Multiple technologies
A case study from the CoE at IITD- AIA Foundation for Smart Manufacturing
Prof. Sunil Jha,
IIT Delhi
16.50 to 17.20 PM
Panel Discussion - Future of Work and Human Empowerment
Moderated by Manish Kulkarni,
Director, ProMfg Media
17.20 to 17.30 PM
Vote of Thanks
Tushar Alekar ,
Director, Unipro Communications
17.30 to 18.00 PM
Networking and Interactions at Exhibits