2016 Chinese Intelligent Manufacturing Forum successfully hosted
September 23rd 2016, Wuhan—e-works, Chinese Digital Enterprise Portal announced the successful conclusion of the 2nd Chinese Intelligent Manufacturing Forum at Wuhan InterContinental Hotel.
Mr. Guangli Dong, Wuhan Government Deputy Secretary General addressed the forum. He believes that intelligent manufacturing will largely accelerate the growth of manufacturing service industry and new businesses. Intelligent manufacturing also plays an important role in moving towards a powerful manufacturing nation.
Mr. Guangli Dong, Wuhan Government Deputy Secretary General
Mr. Peigen Li, fellow of CAE analyzed intelligent manufacturing enabling tools and key technologies. He calls for more attentions on enabling technologies and pointed out that enabling tools are critical for the landing of intelligent manufacturing.
Mr. Peigen Li, fellow of CAE
Mr. Jay Lee, Professor of University of Cincinnati
Mr. Xinyu Shao, HUST Managing Vice President
Mr. Xiahui Tang, HUST Photoelectricity School Professor
Dr. Pei Huang, e-works CEO
Mr. Hailin Tong, Vice President of Midea Group Wuhan Refrigeration Equipment Co., Ltd. introduced their way to intelligent manufacturing. He pointed out that intelligent manufacturing not only requires high quality and efficiency but also the upgrading of smart products. Dr. Feng Li, Wuhan Marin Machinery Plant Co., Ltd. Intelligent Manufacturing Team Leader gave a wonderful speech on “intelligent manufacturing accelerates ship-supporting enterprises’ transformation and upgrading”. Mr. Ran Shao, Bosch Production Equipment Manufacturing Service Manager shared Bosch’s understanding and practice of Industry 4.0. Bosch believes that Industry 4.0 means the connect between people, equipment, product, and IT systems. People is the most important factor in Industry 4.0. Mr. Longfu Chen, Zhuzhou CRRC Times Electric Co., Ltd. Operation Management Chief shared their intelligent manufacturing roadmap. First, they are planning project design of equipment and software. Second, they hope to complete building of main software and hardware.
From left to right: Mr. Hailin Tong, Dr. Feng Li, Mr. Ran Shao, Mr. Longfu Chen
Domestic and overseas main stream vendors brought their latest intelligent manufacturing solutions, including SAP, Jcloud, Microsoft, and Kingdee. Other solution providers include Huawei, Hikvision，3D Systems， Zebra Technologies, Mitsubishi Electric, INTMES, ZQSOFT, Xiaoshouyi, and YIXIQQ also brought successful case sharing.
There are three panel discussion sessions in the forum—“Chinese Intelligent manufacturing roadmap”, “intelligent equipment and smart factory”, and “intelligent manufacturing software and IoT”.