MESA World Conference 2012

13-14 September
Coventry, United Kingdom

Schedule of Events*

THURSDAY, September 13, 2012

MESA Reception Desk 
8:00Registration and visit the exhibition
MESA Conference Room 
8:30Opening Session: Innovating with Manufacturing Execution Systems and Manufacturing Operations Management
Mike James, MESA EMEA Board Chairman and Chairman of the MESA Global Education Committee
8:50Case Study: Integrating Automation and MES
Chris Biddle, Rolls Royce Plc.
9:30MESA and WBF - a Global Organization for the Members and by the Members
Mike Yost, President of MESA International
10:00Refreshment Break, Exhibits Open and Small Group Tours of the Manufacturing Technology Centre
A £40.5million centre of manufacturing excellence which provides an unparalleled environment for the development and demonstration of new technologies on an industrial scale
MESA Conference Room 
11:15MESA Global Executive Education Program - Part 1 & 2
Jan Snoeij, Senior Instructor, MESA Education Program
11:45MESA Global Executive Education Program - Part 3
Jan Snoeij, Instructor, MESA Education Program
12:15Designing the Factory for the Future
Pierfrancesco Manenti, Head - Europe, Middle East & Africa, IDC Manufacturing Insights
EXHIBIT SPACE 
13:00Lunch & Exhibits
MESA Conference Room 
14:00MESA Global Executive Education Program - Part 4
Jan Snoeij, Senior Instructor, MESA Education Program
14:30MESA Global Executive Education Program - Part 5 & Open Workshop Discussion, Participant Experiences
Jan Snoeij, Senior Instructor, MESA Education Program
EXHIBIT SPACE 
15:00Refreshment Break & Exhibits
MESA Conference Room 
15:15SAP's Vision for Integrated Manufacturing Operations
John McNiff, SAP
15:45Energy Management and Easy Machine Data Collection - a New Low Cost Effort to Get Discrete Production on Line!
Karl Schneebauer, MPDV
16:15Sustainability & APC as Key Drivers for Operational Excellence
Uwe Kueppers, Rockwell Automation
16:45Using MES / MOM to Achieve Integrated World-Class Manufacturing Quality
Mike James, ATS
17:15Closing: First Day Wrap Up
Mike James, MESA EMEA Board Chairman and Chairman of the MESA Global Education Committee
17: 30 - Close of Day 1

 

FRIDAY, September 14, 2012

EXHIBIT SPACE 
8:00Registration and visit the exhibition
MESA Conference Room 
8:30Opening Session: Today's Learning Opportunities
Uwe Kueppers, MESA EMEA Board Vice-Chairman
8:40MES Requirements for Nuclear Fuel Manufacturing and Recycling
Jean-Luc Delcuvellerie, AREVA - Information Systems
9:20Digitizing the Manufacturing Process for Long Cycle, Complex Products
Simon Lawson, GE Intelligent Platforms
9:50An Insight into the Integration of SCADA and MES
Michael Schwarz, Invensys
10:20How can MES/MOM Support Lean / Six Sigma and Agile Manufacturing
Ralf Sonnefeld, Siemens
EXHIBIT SPACE 
10:50Refreshment Break & Exhibits
MESA Conference Room 
11:15Reliability Excellence Transformation at Northumbrian Water Limited
Ken Black, Northumbrian Water
12:00How MES/MOM can Contribute in ENERGY Cost Reduction
Michel Devos, M.E.S. Consult
12:20Achieving Manufacturing Excellence - MES and beyond
John Robinson, Atos
12:50Best Practices in Setting the Boundary between Business Planning and Operations Management Applications
Valentijn de Leeuw, ARC Advisory Group
EXHIBIT SPACE 
13:30Lunch & Exhibits
MESA Conference Room 
14:00MES Implementation in Pharmaceutical Company
Emmett O'Connor, TQS Integration Ltd.
14:30MES in Automotive: What drives automative manufacturers to use MES
Dave Shaw, Independent MES Consultant
15:10Closing: Joining MESA
Mike James, MESA EMEA Board Chairman and Chairman of the MESA Global Education Committee
Close and time for personal appointments

*Schedule subject to change