I4MS 2015: Enhancing digital
transformation in manufacturing SMEs

Date:

22nd of May

Location:

DIAMANT Conference & Business Centre

Diamant Building / 80 Bd. A. Reyers LN / 1030 Brussels

Agenda

21st of May - I4MS Conference Reception

18:00 - 20:00
Evening Reception in Association with EFFRA

22nd of May - I4MS Conference 2015

13:30 - 13:50
Fostering digital industrial innovation in Europe

Khalil Rouhana, Director for Components & Systems, Directorate General for Communication Networks, European Commission

13:50 - 14:00
Industrial view

Maurizio Gattiglio, EFFRA chair person and Vice President at Prima Industrie SpA

14:00 - 14:15
The I4MS initiative in a nutshell

Silvia de la Maza, Innovalia Association, Spain

14:15 - 15:00
Panel discussion on Regional Digital Innovation Hubs

Panelists:

  • Maurits Butter, TNO
  • Max Lemke, Head of Unit, Components and Systems, European Commission
  • George Graham, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh
  • Ulrich Thombansen, Frauhnofer ILT (tbc)
  • Greece
  • Poland
  • Spain

 

15:00 - 15:30
HPC cloud-based simulation and analytics

Francis Wray, Scapos (Fortissimo)

  • "Drug-target binding simulations" – Michael Alvers, Transinsight (Fortissimo)
  • "Cloud-based multiphase flow simulation of a bioreactor" - Dalibor Jajcevic, SES-Tec (CloudFlow)

 

15:30 - 16:00
Networking Coffee Break
16:00 - 16:30
Industrial laser based equipment assessments

Ulrich Thombansen, Fraunhofer ILT (Lashare)

  • LASHARE
  • "Large area functional surfaces by roll-to-roll Nanoimprint Lithography" – Theodoros Tachtsidis, Nanotypos (Appolo)
16:30 - 16:45
I4MS Phase 3

Francesca Flamigni, Project Officer, Components and Systems, European Commission


19:30 - 21:00
Conference Dinner
Moderator:
  • Dinand Tinholt (Capgemini, NL)