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PTC: Ushering In an Era of Smart Manufacturing

December 2017

It is a no-brainer that IoT has significantly transformed the manufacturing industry by bringing forth the vision of connected enterprise. With the concepts of smart factory and connected devices, manufacturers are changing the way they manufacture

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Table of Contents

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Revamping the Automotive Landscape with Technology

Abdallah Shanti, EVP & Group CIO of the Americas Region, Volkswagen AG

17

IoROT-Internet of Really Old Things

Ashe Menon, SVP of Global Manufacturing, National Oilwell Varco

20

Disruptive Trends in Manufacturing IT

Michele C. D’alessandro, VP & CIO, Manufacturing IT, Merck

23

Avoid Being the Next Casualty in the Retail Apocalypse

Sahal Laher, CDO & CIO, Destination XL Group

26

Robotic Strategy Part 1 (Transform, Enable, Standardize, and Scale)

Oliver Perez, Director, EMI Manufacturing Technology, BD

28

Deciphering the Evolution of Smart Manufacturing

Fred Schultheis, Principal, Strato Systems LLC

31

Internet of Things

Tom Basiliere, CIO, Provant

34

Modern Factory Integration

Christopher Murphy, VP of Software and Controls Engineering, Jervis B. Webb Company

36

You’re the Frog and Automation is about to Boil You

Joe Fuller, VP & CIO, Dominion Enterprises

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Focusing on Technologies that Promotes Company Priorities

James Bovenzi, GM Executive Director; North America Global Purchasing and Supply Chain, General Motors

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