Agenda

Create your own agenda by choosing which 30-minute discussion sessions to join across the course of the conference and learn from the experience of the discussion leader, your fellow delegates, and share your own perspective. Each discussion group is limited to seven participants.Take a look at the agenda below.

8.30

Registration


9.30

Chairman’s Welcome

Speakers:
Nick Peters photo
Nick PetersEditor, The Manufacturer

9.40

Morning Keynote: Best practice technology selection for UK manufacturers

Click here to download Lee-Ann Healy's presentation.

  • Investing time and effort in the early stages pays dividends with the subsequent ROI
  • Business-led, not technology led
  • Building solid foundations to then move into the implementation phase

Speakers:
Lee Ann Healy photo
Lee Ann HealyManaging Partner & Head of Operations, Optimum

10.00

Panel Discussion: From Linear Supply Chains to Networked Value Chains

Speakers:
Steven Barr photo
Steven BarrManaging Director, Hennik Edge
Steve Thorp photo
Steve ThorpManaging Director, AirStream Group - formerly SwissLog
James Moore photo
James MooreBusiness Manager, Hosokawa Micron

10.20

Discussion Table Discussion Session 1

Choose a discussion group to join from the following selection - each discussion group lasts 30 minutes and is limited to 7 participats. All discussion groups are concurrent, allowing you to work your way through the discussion groups that matter most to you over the course of the day!

Steven Barr photoSteven BarrManaging Director, Hennik EdgeSean Hopkins photoSean HopkinsBusiness Development Manager, QAD
Mark Breeden photoMark BreedenSenior Account Manager, HSOSteve Thorp photoSteve ThorpManaging Director, AirStream Group - formerly SwissLog
Mark Hughes photoMark HughesRegional Vice President, UK & Ireland, Epicor
Gerardo Franchini photoGerardo FranchiniSAP Solutions Architect, Sapphire SystemsDanny Harrison photoDanny HarrisonHead of Business Development, Nicklin Transit Packaging
Chris Paddison photoChris PaddisonIndustry Principal, itelligenceJohn Burn photoJohn BurnSpecialist Advisor, Hennik Edge - formerly with Philips Consumer Electronics & PA Consulting
Brian Prosser photoBrian ProsserEnterprise Solutions Director, eBECS, A DXC Technology Company
Richard Stathers photoRichard StathersOperations Director, DCS SolutionsEd Koch photoEd KochIndependent Adviser, Hennik Edge
Fabrice Alonso photoFabrice AlonsoProduct Marketing Director - Enterprise Management, SageJames Moore photoJames MooreBusiness Manager, Hosokawa Micron

10.50

Discussion Table Discussion Session 2

Choose a discussion group to join from the following selection - each discussion group lasts 30 minutes and is limited to 7 participats. All discussion groups are concurrent, allowing you to work your way through the discussion groups that matter most to you over the course of the day!

Steven Barr photoSteven BarrManaging Director, Hennik EdgeSean Hopkins photoSean HopkinsBusiness Development Manager, QAD
Mark Breeden photoMark BreedenSenior Account Manager, HSOSteve Thorp photoSteve ThorpManaging Director, AirStream Group - formerly SwissLog
Mark Hughes photoMark HughesRegional Vice President, UK & Ireland, Epicor
Gerardo Franchini photoGerardo FranchiniSAP Solutions Architect, Sapphire SystemsDanny Harrison photoDanny HarrisonHead of Business Development, Nicklin Transit Packaging
Chris Paddison photoChris PaddisonIndustry Principal, itelligenceJohn Burn photoJohn BurnSpecialist Advisor, Hennik Edge - formerly with Philips Consumer Electronics & PA Consulting
Brian Prosser photoBrian ProsserEnterprise Solutions Director, eBECS, A DXC Technology Company
Richard Stathers photoRichard StathersOperations Director, DCS SolutionsEd Koch photoEd KochIndependent Adviser, Hennik Edge
Fabrice Alonso photoFabrice AlonsoProduct Marketing Director - Enterprise Management, SageJames Moore photoJames MooreBusiness Manager, Hosokawa Micron

11.20

Coffee break and networking


11.40

Risk Management & ERP Programme Delivery

Click here to see download the presentation by John Burn.

Speakers:
John Burn photo
John BurnSpecialist Advisor, Hennik Edge - formerly with Philips Consumer Electronics & PA Consulting

12.00

Discussion Table Discussion Session 3

Choose a discussion group to join from the following selection - each discussion group lasts 30 minutes and is limited to 7 participats. All discussion groups are concurrent, allowing you to work your way through the discussion groups that matter most to you over the course of the day!

Steven Barr photoSteven BarrManaging Director, Hennik EdgeSean Hopkins photoSean HopkinsBusiness Development Manager, QAD
Mark Breeden photoMark BreedenSenior Account Manager, HSOSteve Thorp photoSteve ThorpManaging Director, AirStream Group - formerly SwissLog
Mark Hughes photoMark HughesRegional Vice President, UK & Ireland, Epicor
Gerardo Franchini photoGerardo FranchiniSAP Solutions Architect, Sapphire SystemsDanny Harrison photoDanny HarrisonHead of Business Development, Nicklin Transit Packaging
Chris Paddison photoChris PaddisonIndustry Principal, itelligenceJohn Burn photoJohn BurnSpecialist Advisor, Hennik Edge - formerly with Philips Consumer Electronics & PA Consulting
Richard Stathers photoRichard StathersOperations Director, DCS SolutionsEd Koch photoEd KochIndependent Adviser, Hennik Edge
Brian Prosser photoBrian ProsserEnterprise Solutions Director, eBECS, A DXC Technology Company
Fabrice Alonso photoFabrice AlonsoProduct Marketing Director - Enterprise Management, SageJames Moore photoJames MooreBusiness Manager, Hosokawa Micron

12.30

Discussion Table Discussion Session 4

Choose a discussion group to join from the following selection - each discussion group lasts 30 minutes and is limited to 7 participats. All discussion groups are concurrent, allowing you to work your way through the discussion groups that matter most to you over the course of the day!

Steven Barr photoSteven BarrManaging Director, Hennik EdgeSean Hopkins photoSean HopkinsBusiness Development Manager, QAD
Mark Breeden photoMark BreedenSenior Account Manager, HSOSteve Thorp photoSteve ThorpManaging Director, AirStream Group - formerly SwissLog
Mark Hughes photoMark HughesRegional Vice President, UK & Ireland, Epicor
Gerardo Franchini photoGerardo FranchiniSAP Solutions Architect, Sapphire SystemsDanny Harrison photoDanny HarrisonHead of Business Development, Nicklin Transit Packaging
Chris Paddison photoChris PaddisonIndustry Principal, itelligenceJohn Burn photoJohn BurnSpecialist Advisor, Hennik Edge - formerly with Philips Consumer Electronics & PA Consulting
Richard Stathers photoRichard StathersOperations Director, DCS SolutionsEd Koch photoEd KochIndependent Adviser, Hennik Edge
Brian Prosser photoBrian ProsserEnterprise Solutions Director, eBECS, A DXC Technology Company
Fabrice Alonso photoFabrice AlonsoProduct Marketing Director - Enterprise Management, SageJames Moore photoJames MooreBusiness Manager, Hosokawa Micron

13.00

Lunch


13.30

Networking


14.00

Are you taking full advantage of digital technologies?

Click here to download Steven Barr's presentation.

How the new Digital Readiness Level Tool (DRL-Tool) can help suppliers, makers and their customers to create new business opportunities by leveraging appropriate digital technologies.

Speakers:
Steven Barr photo
Steven BarrManaging Director, Hennik Edge

14.15

Discussion Table Discussion Session 5

Choose a discussion group to join from across all three conference streams – click the tabs to see the available discussion groups in each stream. Each discussion group lasts 30 minutes and is limited to 7 delegates. All discussion groups are concurrent, allowing you to work your way through the discussion groups that matter most to you over the course of the day.

Steven Barr photoSteven BarrManaging Director, Hennik EdgeSean Hopkins photoSean HopkinsBusiness Development Manager, QAD
Mark Breeden photoMark BreedenSenior Account Manager, HSOSteve Thorp photoSteve ThorpManaging Director, AirStream Group - formerly SwissLog
Mark Hughes photoMark HughesRegional Vice President, UK & Ireland, Epicor
Gerardo Franchini photoGerardo FranchiniSAP Solutions Architect, Sapphire SystemsDanny Harrison photoDanny HarrisonHead of Business Development, Nicklin Transit Packaging
Chris Paddison photoChris PaddisonIndustry Principal, itelligenceJohn Burn photoJohn BurnSpecialist Advisor, Hennik Edge - formerly with Philips Consumer Electronics & PA Consulting
Brian Prosser photoBrian ProsserEnterprise Solutions Director, eBECS, A DXC Technology Company
Richard Stathers photoRichard StathersOperations Director, DCS SolutionsEd Koch photoEd KochIndependent Adviser, Hennik Edge
Fabrice Alonso photoFabrice AlonsoProduct Marketing Director - Enterprise Management, SageJames Moore photoJames MooreBusiness Manager, Hosokawa Micron

14.45

Chairman’s Recap

Speakers:
Nick Peters photo
Nick PetersEditor, The Manufacturer

15.00

Close of Conference