Wednesday, August 24, 2022


7:00 am

Registration Opens - Continental Breakfast

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8:00 am

Keynote Address: U.S. Leadership in Adoption of Artificial Intelligence in Advanced Manufacturing 

Mike Molnar |  Director | NIST - Office of Advanced Manufacturing

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8:45 am

Featured Session:  Speaker TBD

9:15 am

Innovative Manufacturer: A Brief Case Study: Enabling Digital Cognition to Survive in a World of Exponential Data

Ron Norris | Director of Operations Innovation | Georgia Pacific


9:45 am

Networking Break - Exhibit Networking Lounge

10:15 am

Future of Manufacturing Panel

Panelists coming soon

11:00 am

Sponsored Session - Speaker TBD

11:30 am

Achieving Federated Device-Specific Predictive Maintenance
- A Data Engineering Roadmap

Dr. Amir Kashani | Director, AI & Digital Product Development | Stanley Black & Decker
Sundeep Kumar | Head of Products and Big Data Services | Sigmoid

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12:00 pm

Lunch Reception - Round Table Discussions

1:00 pm

Achieving Digital Transformation by Improving Quality Through AI Automation

Mike Hollinger | CTO of Vision & Sensor AI/ML |  IBM

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1:30 pm

Using AI To Unlock the True Potential of Today’s Workforce

Chris Kuntz | VP of Strategic Operations |  Augmentir

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2:00 pm

Panel: The Industrial Metaverse and the Future of Work

Konrad Konarski |  Chair AI Innovation Consortium

William Aiken PhD Student  University of Ottawa

Adam Berg Director of Learning Solutions | TechnipFMC

Can Pu Researcher Facebook Augmented Reality Labs

Mike Burgess  Division President Pace Industries

2:45 pm

Networking Break - Exhibit Networking Lounge

3:00 pm

Adopting Industrial AI for Smarter Manufacturing

Tara Thimmanaik | Systems Architect | Intel Corp.

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3:30 pm

Leveraging Industrial AI Toward Zero-Downtime, Zero-Defects Manufacturing

Dr. Mo Abuali | CEO & Managing Partner | IoTco
Isaac Bennett | Vice President of IT & Digital Transformation | SAF-Holland

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4:00 pm



Dan Isaacs CTO Digital Twin Consortium

Stephen Mellor CTO Industry IoT Consortium

Mark Sage Executive Director Augmented Reality for Enterprise Alliance

Dr. Mitch Tseng Co-Chair | Industry IoT Consortium

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5:00 pm

Cocktail Reception - Exhibit Networking Lounge

Join us in the Exhibit Networking Lounge for a cold beer and hors d'oeuvres 

Thursday, August 25, 2022


7:30 am

Registration Opens - Continental Breakfast

8:00 am

Keynote Address: US Department of Energy Contributions to AI Applications in Advanced Manufacturing and Future Directions

Brian Valentine | Technology Manager | Department of Energy

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8:45 am

Cyber Security Panel - IT & OT Risks To Manufactures


coming soon....

9:30 am

It’s All About the Digital Thread! Making Manufacturing Data More Usable for Analytics

Jan de Nijs | Tech Fellow for Enterprise Digital Production | Lockheed Martin

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10:00 am

Networking Break - Exhibit Networking Lounge

10:30 am

Don’t Get Left Behind Waiting for AI/ML to Mature
Sanjay Rajan | Head of Industry Solutions | Tulip

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11:00 am

Improving Planning and Scheduling with Artificial Intelligence
Torsten Becker | Managing Director | BESTgroup Consulting

11:30 am

Speaker TBD