Agenda

Programme 6th Engineering Summit: TUESDAY, November 20, 2018

8:30 Reception Desk opens
8:55 Welcome Address and Introduction Thomas Waldmann, VDMA and
Armin Scheuermann, Hüthig GmbH
Lead 1: Strategy and Market
9:00 Keynote 1: Taking the Lead: The new leadership-role understanding of plant engineering
9:45
Impulsion: Business in large-scale plant construction
10:00 From industrial plant manufacturer to industrial service provider – Development of new business fields in times of energy transition
10:45 Coffee Break and Exhibition
11:30 Control and creation of a corporate identity in an international plant manufacturing group in the age of digitization
12:15 How can plant engineering benefit from working with start-ups?
13:00
Lunch and Exhibition
Lead 2: Digitization and Business Models
14:15 Keynote 2: Digitization in plant manufacturing
15:00 Digital services in plant construction: Examples and Success Factors
15:30 Coffee Break and Exhibition
16:00 Plant construction hits Silicon Valley: Collaborations models for new digital business fields
16:45 Digital business models in international plant engineering
17:15 Workshop “Which requirements and possibilities does digitalization offer to plant manufacturing?”
18:00 End of day one
19:30 – Networking Event at Restaurant Lumen

Programme 6th Engineering Summit: WEDNESDAY, November 21, 2018

Change 3: Efficiency and Productivity
8:55 Welcome
Lead 3: New Approaches in Project Business
9:00 Keynote 3: Vision for plant engineering of the future
9:45 New (digital) business and organizational models in plant engineering
10:30
Coffee Break and Exhibition
11:15 Modularization as a future strategy for plant engineering in specialty chemicals
12:00
Modular plant engineering: from product to strategic factor for plant engineering companies
12:45
Lunch and Exhibition
Lead 4: Managing People and Projects
14:00 Keynote 4: Change processes in plant construction – how do we take the employees?
14:45 New approaches in project management (Scrum, Agile, Lean) – hype or help for industrial plant construction?
15:30 Taking the Lead – agile in the VUCA world: Plant engineering between mega-projects, service orders and spare parts business
16:15 Summary
16:30 End of the conference

The Engineering Summit Team reserves the right to make changes to the programme.

ONLINE REGISTRATION

For questions about the agenda please contact

Klaus Gottwald, VDMA e.V.

Tel.: +49 (0) 69 / 6603 – 1264
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Armin Scheuermann, Hüthig GmbH

Tel.: +49 (0) 62 21 / 48 93 88
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