podcasts

WHO CAN BENEFIT MOST FROM NOV. 9 DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION SEMINAR?

Smart Manufacturing magazine Editor in Chief Brett Brune discusses The Digital Transformation full-day seminar with John Deere’s Craig Sutton. Sutton is the chair of the Nov. 9 event. The Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) is hosting it in Chicago.

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Manufacturing USA Advancing Manufacturing and Increasing Competitiveness in the U.S.

Guest: Mike Molnar, Director – Advanced Manufacturing National Program Office, US Dept of Commerce. Interviewed by Smart Manufacturing magazine Editor in Chief Brett Brune.

SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Now talks with the US Dept of Commerce’s Mike Molnar about Manufacturing USA, the new public named for the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation. Formally established in 2014, Manufacturing USA brings together industry, academia and federal partners within a growing network of advanced manufacturing institutes to increase US manufacturing competitiveness and promote a robust and sustainable national manufacturing R&D infrastructure. Hear the elevator pitch, and more.

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Plex Systems discuss Smart Manufacturing and the connected factory

Guest: David Morfas, Product Expert at the Plex Systems. Interviewed by  Manufacturing Engineering Magazine Editor in Chief Jim Sawyer.

SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Now talks to David Morfas, who discuss how Smart Manufacturing is the convergence of several technology trends resulting in improved manufacturing productivity. It empowers manufacturers to be more competitive.  This development promises to bring about a true revolution, with cloud technology enabling greater connectivity to people, machines and processes on the production floor and accessibility to actionable data like never before.

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WEF Introduces Shaping the Future of Production Systems

Guest: John Moavenzadeh, member of the Executive Committee at the World Economic Forum. Interviewed by Smart Manufacturing magazine Editor in Chief Brett Brune.

SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Now talks to the John Moavenzadeh, who from his office in New York heads the Forum’s initiative on the Future of Manufacturing. The Forum just launched an initiative to stimulate public-private collaboration on how to drive innovative, sustainable and job-creating manufacturing and production systems globally.  INTERVIEW TRANSCRIPTION: http://tinyurl.com/j2fzbtt

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Executive Discusses XJet’s liquid metal 3D printer

Guest: Dror Danai, Chief Business Officer at XJet Limited. Interviewed by Smart Manufacturing magazine Editor In Chief, Brett Brune.

At the RAPID 2016 conference on additive manufacturing, Danai talks to Advanced Manufacturing Now about XJet’s positioning—immediately after he showed the public XJet’s liquid metal 3D printer and explained its new NanoParticle Jetting (NPJ) technology.

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IMTS 2016: ZEISS Industrial Metrology DISCUSS MARKET TRENDS AND THE BIG SHOW

Guest: David Wick, Manager, Product Management at ZEISS Industrial Metrology. Interviewed by Manufacturing Engineering magazine Editor in Chief Jim Sawyer.

SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Now talks to David Wick, who discusses what ZEISS Industrial Metrology is planning for IMTS and new trends impacting the metrology industry today. We also discuss new products ZEISS Industrial Metrology plans to release in the upcoming months.

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Fujitsu Glovia discusses upcoming industry trends and IMTS 2016

Guest: James Gorham, Executive Vice President at Fujitsu Glovia. Interviewed by Manufacturing Engineering magazine Editor Bill Koenig.

SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Now talks to James Gorham, who discusses what Fujitsu Glovia is planning for IMTS, how the industry has been changing and some of the products Fujitsu Glovia has in the pipeline.

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Hydromat Discusses IMTS 2016

Guest: Rodger Boswell, Vice President of Sales at Hydromat Inc. Interviewed by Manufacturing Engineering magazine Editor Bill Koenig.

SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Now talks to Rodger Boswell, who discusses what the company is planning for IMTS, how the industry has been changing and some of the products Hydromat has in the pipeline.

 

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How PTC is Helping to Drive Industry 4.0

Guest: Howard Heppelmann, Divisional Vice President and General Manager, IoT Manufacturing Solutions, at PTC. Interviewed by Patrick Waurzyniak, Senior Editor, Advanced Manufacturing Media

Following PTC’s LiveWorx IoT business event in Boston inJune, Heppelmann talks to Advanced Manufacturing Now about PTC’s role in the developing the Fourth Industrial Revolution. “I think this is a topic that comes along sort of once in a generation,” he said, “and hopefully manufacturers recognize the opportunity that the Industrial Internet of Things or Internet of Things provides for them, as well as the threats, if they don’t act.”

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MFG DAY: Changing Perceptions about Manufacturing

Guest: Ed Youdell, President and CEO, Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, International. Interviewed by Sarah A. Webster, Editor in Chief, Advanced Manufacturing Media.

Youdell talks to Advanced Manufacturing Now about what’s new in the 5th year of Manufacturing Day, which will be held Oct. 7. The program has been a runaway success with more than 2,500 events in 2015, reaching more than 400,000 participants. AMN talks to Youdell about how to get involved. More information is available at www.mfgday.com.

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