Agenda Information of Event Schedules

10.00 AM

REGISTRATION

10.30 AM

INAUGURAL OF EXPO

10.45 AM

LAMP LIGHTING

10.50 AM

WELCOME ADDRESS

Mr. Pratap Padode, Managing Director, ASAPP Info Global Group & Editor – in – Chief, Industrial Product Finder

11.00 AM

GUEST OF HONOUR ADDRESS and FELICITATION

  • 11.00 am  Mr. Ranga Naik, Dy. Chief Executive Officer, MIDC*
  • 11.10 am  Mr. Sanjay Bhatia, Upa-Lokayukta of Maharashtra
  • 11.20 am  Mr. PM Parlewar, Director, MSME Development Institute
  • 11.30 am  Mr. Fernando Heredia Noguer, Consul General, Spain
  • 11.35 am  Mc. Anna Lekvall, Consul General, Consulate General of Sweden

11.40 AM

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Achieving Operational Certainty with Digital Transformation

  • Mr. Anil Bhatia, Vice President and Managing Director, India Automation Solutions, EMERSON

12.00 PM

BREAK

12.15 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION

The Future of Manufacturing & Industry 4. O

This session will detail out Industry 4.O and where India stands in this journey.

  • Redefining business strategy and developing a technology-driven business model
  • Understanding what level of automation is applicable and selecting technology to support it
  • Holistic approach to address old & new plants with varied pedigree of plant equipment, control technologies
  • Preparing every element of your supply chain for automation

Moderator: Mr. Nitin Sawant, Partner, Ernst & Young

Speakers

  • Mr. Zurvan Marolia, Senior Vice President, Godrej & Boyce
  • Mr. NC Chakrabarti, Vice President & Head- Smart Manufacturing, Reliance Industries
  • Mr. Rajeev Solanki, DGM - Manufacturing Technology & Process Development Schneider Electric
  • Mr. Jagdish Ramaswamy, President and Chief Digital Officer, Hindalco Industries
  • Mr. Sunil Mehta, General Manager, e-F@ctory (IIoT) Promotions, Factory Automation & Industrial Division, Mitsubishi Electric India
  • Mr. Khushal Kalra, Head – Smart Factory, Wipro PARI

01.10 PM

KEYNOTE

  • Mr. Vivek Bhatia, Managing Director, Thyssenkrupp

01.30 PM

LUNCH

02.30 PM

KEYNOTE

Baby steps companies must focus on while building the automation strategy that delivers results

  • Mr. Zurvan Marolia, Senior Vice President, Godrej & Boyce

02.50 PM

PANEL DISCUSSION

An Expert Perspective: Implementation challenges for Industry 4.O

This panel brings together the manufacturing leaders who highlight their journey in Industry 4.O

  • Establishing a smart manufacturing and automation strategy
  • Leadership, change management, culture and people
  • Achieving new levels of productivity, performance, flexibility, efficiency and quality through automation
  • Reducing overheads, operating and capital costs to increase profitability
  • Financial exploration and ROI / EVA expectation from a chosen strategy

Moderator: Mr. Nimish Danani, Director - Consulting Services. Global Strategy, Sales and Operations, Hitachi Vantara

Speakers

  • Mr. Priten Bhadrakumar Bangdiwala, Sr. VP & Head – Industry 4.0, Aditya Birla Group
  • Mr. Sandeep Shukla, Regional COE Head – Digital Manufacturing, TATA Technologies
  • Mr. Manish Bhuptani, Managing Director, TUV India
  • Mr. Anurag Srivastava, Senior Vice President, Findability Sciences

 

03.45 PM

KEYNOTE

MSME and Industry 4.O: Practical solutions for adopting digitalisation

  • Mr. Priten Bhadrakumar Bangdiwala, Sr. VP & Head – Industry 4.0, Aditya Birla Group

 

 

04.05 PM

BREAK

04.20 PM

MANUFACTURING INNOVATION HUB

This session highlights innovative technological interventions in Manufacturing.

Presenters

  1. POET - A digital Ways to Maximize Productivity
    By Mr. Chandan Singh, CEO, POET Systems
  2. Industry 4.0 with Smart Automation
    By Mr. Srihari YA, Sr. Manager – IioT Business Development, m2nxt – BFW subsidiary
  3. Quixy
    By ​Mr. Raveesh Reddy is the Vice President – Sales and Partnerships, Quixy
  4. Analysabl
    By Vasu Adunutula, CEO at Analysabl
  5. ​Enmaz
    By Akshay D R, Founder, Enmaz

05.30 PM

End of Day 1

10.50 AM

DAY 1 RECAP & WELCOME ADDRESS

11.00 AM

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Sustainable Manufacturing - From Vision to Action

  • Mr. Sajiv Nath, Managing Director, Yokogawa

11.20 AM

PANEL DISCUSSION

Policy Intervention: Making India the Next Manufacturing Hub

The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi in his first term, launched the 'Make in India' program with the aim to secure the country's position as the next manufacturing hub. This year, India and the US switched places and emerged as the second manufacturing hubs in the world. Government's shift from 'intent to implement' makes this possible.

This panel discussion features manufacturing leaders who deliberate "WHATS NEXT?" in this journey..

  • ‘Make in India’ and ‘National Policy for Advanced Manufacturing’
  • Coordinated action by private sector and government
  • Skilling, Innovation, Quality and Sustainability
  • Domestic demand and burgeoning trade deficit
  • Expected Policy support

Moderator: Mr. Sudipta Ghosh, Partner and Leader Industrial Products, PwC India

Invited Speakers

  • Mr, Sajiv Nath, Managing Director, Yokogawa
  • Mr. Nandakumar K, Chairman & Managing Director, Chemtrols Industries
  • Mr. Subrat Ratho, President – Head of Industry Affairs, Reliance Industries
  • Mr. Sanjeev Dharwadkar, Sr. Director - Manufacturing, Sanofi
  • Mr. Deepak Panda, Sr. General Manager, Schneider Electric

12.30 PM

PRESENTATION

AI VISION & INDUSTRY 4. O

  • Mr. Harshit Sureka, Founder & CEO, ROBRO SYSTEMS

12.40 PM

6th IPF INDUSTRIAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS

The 6th IPF Industrial Excellence Awards recognise the contribution of people, processes and products in driving the industry forward to achieve success in a competitive market.

Chief Guest

  • Shri Som Parkash, Minister of State, Commerce & Industry, Government of India

Guest of Honour

  • Ms. Andrea Kühn, Consul-General in Mumbai, Consulate General of Republic of South Africa
  • Mr Mike Pal - Trade and Commercial Attache, Consulate General of Hungary
  • Mr. Agus Prihatin Saptono, Consul General, Consulate General Republic of Indonesia
  • Mr. Abolfazl Mohammad Alikhani, Consul General, Consulate General of Iran
  • Mr Donnawit Poolsawat, Consul General, Royal Thai Consulate General

01.45 PM

LUNCH

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