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  • Ying ZHANG

    China Managing Director - Dassault Systèmes

    China Managing Director - Dassault Systèmes

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    Zhang Ying was appointed as the new Managing Director responsible for the Greater China geography of Dassault Systèmes since Jan 1, 2016. Zhang Ying is responsible for strategy development and implementation, as well as all operations in the Greater China geography including channels, brands and industry services.
    Zhang Ying has over 30 years of technology and experience of software industry and a wealth of experience for the business management and development of science and technology enterprises in China and Asia Pacific. Prior to Dassault Systèmes, he worked more than 17 years in Hewlett Packard and has taken the positions of General Manager of Enterprise Storage, Server & Network Hewlett Packard China and General Manager of Business Critical System, Network Hewlett Asia Pacific & Japan. He has successfully promoted the information solutions in the application of the new industries such as manufacturing, finance, and telecommunications. Going further back, he has worked more than 4 years in Wincor Nixdorf as the Managing Director of China. Mr. Zhang owns a master's degree in computer science.

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  • Kris KOSMALA

    General Manager QUINTIQ, APAC

    General Manager QUINTIQ, APAC

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    Kris Kosmala is Quintiq's general manager for the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. He has been spearheading modernization and advancement of supply chain optimization concepts throughout Asia and Australia. Kris focuses on industries enabling and servicing supply chains that span the global manufacturing powerhouses of Asia and the importing economies of Europe and North America. He has led Quintiq to become the planning and optimization solution of choice for customers such as Tangshan Steel, DHL, and NatSteel. He frequently writes for Asia Shipping Media about issues affecting the maritime industry.

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    • Mastering Complexity: Planning and Optimization in the…

      MANUFACTURING IS VALUE

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      Kris KOSMALA
      General Manager QUINTIQ, APAC
      Kris KOSMALA
      , General Manager QUINTIQ, APAC

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  • Garth COLEMAN

    VP Marketing, ENOVIA - Dassault Systèmes

    VP Marketing, ENOVIA - Dassault Systèmes

    Garth Coleman has spent the majority of his career bringing new products to market. He is a recognized expert in the areas of CAD, PDM, and PLM with a deep understanding of SaaS, data management, data sharing, CAD migration and related technologies including feature-based data exchange, 3D visualization, and immersive virtual reality. 

    Garth is currently the Vice President of Marketing for ENOVIA. He has extensive experience marketing products through worldwide, multi-national and multi-tier sales channels. While at Dassault Systèmes, he has worked on ENOVIA mid-market solutions; ENOVIA cloud offers; Energy, Process & Utilities industry solutions; and spent several years leading the enterprise product strategy, marketing, and global tech sales for the 3DVIA brand. 

    Garth holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering & Society from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario (Canada), and graduated summa cum laude from Babson College in Massachusetts with an MBA focusing on Entrepreneurship.

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    • Quality Management in Manufacturing

      MANUFACTURING IS SMART

      Garth COLEMAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      Garth COLEMAN
      VP Marketing, ENOVIA, Dassault Systèmes

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    • VISION IN ACTION - 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Live Demonstration

      Video in English with Chinese translation

      Guillaume VENDROUX
      Dassault Systèmes
      Morgan Zimmermann
      Morgan ZIMMERMANN
      Dassault Systèmes
      Garth COLEMAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      3 speakers

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      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Jmd5BFN-k8
    • LEARNING EXPEDITION - Joby Aviation

      Video in English MANUFACTURING IS CREATIVE

      Alec CLARK
      Joby Aviation
      Garth COLEMAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      2 speakers

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      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyT6dk15DYQ

  • Fred HE

    Vice President Global Ecosystem & Business Development Cloud Business - HUAWEI Technologies CO.Ltd

    Vice President Global Ecosystem & Business Development Cloud Business - HUAWEI Technologies CO.Ltd

    “Fred He is vice president of Huawei Cloud Business Unit. In this role he is in charge of Ecosystem and Cooperation development department, his responsibility is developing global technical and commercial ecosystem for Huawei public cloud business.  Fred has joined Huawei for 18 years, and prior to this position, he was the head of IT cloud datacenter solution sales department in Huawei Middle East region. Fred has rich experience across multiple domains such as product development, system design, product management and solution sales.   ”

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    • INSPIRATION : A business partner to enable an intelligent…

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      Fred HE
      HUAWEI Technologies CO.Ltd
      Fred HE
      Vice President Global Ecosystem & Business Development Cloud Business , HUAWEI Technologies CO.Ltd

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  • Jean-Luc BADOC

    Head of DELMIA WW CoE - Dassault Systèmes

    Head of DELMIA WW CoE - Dassault Systèmes

    "30 years of Enterprise software PLM/MOM/APS business and technology development in the US and in Europe

    Started career in PLM with Dassault Systèmes: PLM R&D, Managing Director USA, VP Group MarCom

    Joined Ortems in 1998 as VP R&D, then headed Ortems Product innovation, strategy and Consulting Services business as CTO

    Currently heading DELMIA WW Center of Excellence after Dassault Systèmes / Ortems merger

    Master’s degree in Computer Sciences (INSA), Lyon"
     

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    • Production Scheduling in Complex Discrete Environments

      MANUFACTURING IS VALUE

      Jean-Luc BADOC
      Dassault Systèmes
      Jean-Luc BADOC
      Head of DELMIA WW CoE, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Forest HOU

    Operation Senior Expert - McKinsey & Company, Inc.

    Operation Senior Expert - McKinsey & Company, Inc.

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    Forest Hou is the leader of McKinsey Greater China Digital Operation Practice, founder of McKinsey – Tsinghua University Digital Capability Center
    Forest joined McKinsey in 2011 and expertise at digital operations, lean manufacturing. supply chain excellence area
    Prior to McKinsey, he has more than 17 years' experience in strategy planning, manufacturing and supply chain functions till operation director role at top MNC companies
    During his integrated operation career, he worked/helped more than 100 plants in varied industries and manufacturing processes.

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    • Change Management Challenge in Manufacturing and Digital…

      STRATEGIC TRENDS

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      Forest HOU
      McKinsey & Company, Inc.
      Forest HOU
      Operation Senior Expert, McKinsey & Company, Inc.

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  • Bruno DEMANGE

    DELMIA A&D Industry Director - Dassault Systèmes

    DELMIA A&D Industry Director - Dassault Systèmes

    Graduated from one of the top French Engineering School, Bruno Demange has been working at Accenture France in the Strategy & Operations Service Line within the first 10 years of his professional life. During that time, he had the opportunity to help multiple customers coming from diverse industries (Consumer Packaged Goods, Luxury Goods, Automotive, Aerospace, Building & Construction...) in shaping and setting up their strategic, operational or organizational transformations.    Aware of the global digital trends that were happening, he decided to join a very dynamic Californian Software Company so-called Apriso which was leading its Market in the area of Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM). From there, he successfully drove advanced transformation programs at customers in Aerospace & Defense and Automotive industry segments. Leveraging Apriso capabilities, these customers did achieve a new step into their digital transformations by putting under control and deploying globally their operational standards and best practices within their Production plants.    Following the 2013’s acquisition of Apriso by Dassault Systèmes, Bruno was in charge of re-inventing Apriso offers for Aerospace & Defense. The objective was reshape DELMIA Apriso offer, convert this into roles, so that it enables our customer to take benefits from wider digital transformation leveraging the digital continuity from Manufacturing Engineering down the Shop-Floor and vice-versa. Later on, the acquisition of Ortems (Advanced Planning & Scheduling) did perfectly complement DELMIA’s offering for manufacturing operations in Aerospace & Defense. These Industry Solutions Experiences “Ready for Rate” and “Build to Operate” represents the new canvas that support the “Future Factory. Today.”

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    • Complex Assembly Production for Operational Excellence

      MANUFACTURING IS VALUE

      Bruno DEMANGE
      Dassault Systèmes
      Bruno DEMANGE
      DELMIA A&D Industry Director, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Qi WU

    Senior Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Accenture Great China - Accenture

    Senior Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Accenture Great China - Accenture

    Qi Wu is Senior Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Accenture Greater China. Qi focuses on corporate and business strategy, organization structure design, corporate restructuring and turnaround, enterprise post-merger integration, marketing and sales strategies. He has accumulated extensive experience in helping local and international companies in fields across the transportation, logistics, public services, banking and financing sectors.
     
    Prior to joining Accenture, Qi had spent more than 20 years in strategy consulting in the leading strategy firm with European origin. Qi has also played an active role as an independent advisor in a number of noteworthy committees. His previous roles include member of the advisory board of smart manufacturing to Shenzhen Government, Deputy Head of an Advisory Committee – Central China’s Zhengzhou Government, Vice Chairman of China Cold Chain Alliance, and Independent Board Member of GRITEX and Ririshun Logistics Co.


    Qi holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Economics from Zhejiang University, Post-graduate Degree of Banking & Financing from Renmin University of China and an EMBA Degree from China Europe International Business School.

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    • Manufacturing Digital Transformation: China on the Race

      STRATEGIC TREND

      Qi WU
      Accenture
      Qi WU
      Senior Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Accenture Great China, Accenture

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  • Michael LU

    PC CHINA Channel Marketing Manager - Dassault Systèmes

    PC CHINA Channel Marketing Manager - Dassault Systèmes

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    Michael is Marketing Manager at professional channel for greater China region, Dassault Systemes. He had over 10 years experiences in digital marketing and user community in Asia Pacific region. He started driving digital marketing for SOLIDWORKS back to 2007, he developed a strong marketing lead gen machine across the channel and revamped SOLIDWORKS China Online Community and drive to 50,000 members. Then he was promoted to digital marketing manager for Asia Pacific region and relocated to Singapore in 2011, he helped driving digital marketing for AP South, India and re-defined the APAC Facebook strategy and grew fans base to 210, 000+. In 2015, he moved back to China managing overal marketing for SOLIDWORKS and grew the online community to 280,000+. 
     

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  • Hubert MASSON

    Dassault Systèmes

    Dassault Systèmes

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  • Guillaume VENDROUX

    DELMIA CEO - Dassault Systèmes

    DELMIA CEO - Dassault Systèmes

    Graduating from the California Institute of Technology with a Ph. D. in Aeronautics (93), Guillaume started his career in Engineering and R&D in the Transport sector, from aerospace as R&D engineer in Composite material at Aerospatiale (94-98, to Advanced project Director at Valeo Electrical System (98-06)  to various position in Engineering and R&D at Alstom Transport. In 2010, still in Alstom Transport, Guillaume entered the Manufacturing world as VP industrial. In 2016, Guillaume joined DS to lead the DELMIA Brand, DS industrial solutions portfolio to continue supporting all industries in the digital revolution to come.  

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    • VISION IN ACTION - 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Live Demonstration

      Video in English with Chinese translation

      Guillaume VENDROUX
      Dassault Systèmes
      Morgan Zimmermann
      Morgan ZIMMERMANN
      Dassault Systèmes
      Garth COLEMAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      3 speakers

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      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Jmd5BFN-k8
    • LEARNING EXPEDITION - CRRC

      Video in Chinese & English MANUFACTURING IS HUMAN

      Liu Chunming CRRC Tangshan
      Chunming LIU
      CRRC Tangshan
      Guillaume VENDROUX
      Dassault Systèmes
      2 speakers

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  • Morgan ZIMMERMANN

    CEO EXALEAD - Dassault Systèmes

    CEO EXALEAD - Dassault Systèmes

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    Morgan Zimmermann is Chief Executive Officer of EXALEAD Dassault Systèmes since beginning of 2015. For the eight previous years, Mr. Zimmermann has held posts of increasing responsibility at EXALEAD, most recently as Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Development, where he defined the brand’s strategy. He was responsible for its global sales force and specialized in helping customers extract value from data to transform their business.

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    • VISION IN ACTION - 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Live Demonstration

      Video in English with Chinese translation

      Guillaume VENDROUX
      Dassault Systèmes
      Morgan Zimmermann
      Morgan ZIMMERMANN
      Dassault Systèmes
      Garth COLEMAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      3 speakers

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      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Jmd5BFN-k8
    • LEARNING EXPEDITION - Ford Motor Company

      MANUFACTURING IS SMART

      Adrian PRICE
      Ford Motor Company
      Morgan Zimmermann
      Morgan ZIMMERMANN
      Dassault Systèmes
      2 speakers

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    • HOW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IS TRANSFORMING MANUFACTURING…

      STRATEGIC TRENDS

      Morgan Zimmermann
      Morgan ZIMMERMANN
      Dassault Systèmes
      Morgan ZIMMERMANN
      CEO EXALEAD, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Rob VAN EGMOND

    CEO QUINTIQ - Dassault Systèmes

    CEO QUINTIQ - Dassault Systèmes

    Rob van Egmond has always been something of a futurist. Back in ’95, he developed consumer route optimization software, the first of its kind in the Netherlands, long before Google Maps. He then moved on to develop cutting-edge analytics software that provided insights to broadcasters and publishers in order to optimize advertising revenues.
    Common throughout Rob’s career is the focus on making sophisticated technology (and math) useful to the business world. For his first 12 years with Quintiq, he ran some of the largest European business units, eventually becoming vice president of EMEA. Over the years, Rob has been instrumental in closing key deals, opening new markets and identifying valuable growth potential for our customers. He set up Quintiq Australia & New Zealand, one of the company’s best performing business units.
    In Rob’s role as Quintiq chief technology officer in 2015, he continued to look to the future, making sure that Quintiq technology would remain at the cutting edge in the long term. He worked closely with R&D to unlock the transformative power of supply chain planning and optimization. Rob typically spent 50% of his time talking to customers and prospects. In this way, he kept himself and his team of technologists grounded in reality and in touch with the needs of our customers.
    In 2016, Rob took over as CEO from founder Victor Allis. In this role, Rob has his eye on more distant horizons. His five-year plan builds on the company’s strengths in the areas of supply chain analytics, optimization and the cognitive supply chain. With the support of his newly formed board, Rob is steering Quintiq towards a bright future.
    Rob holds a master’s degree in operations research from Erasmus University Rotterdam. He splits his time between the two Quintiq headquarters ― Radnor, Pennsylvania and ‘s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands.

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    • VISION IN ACTION - 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Live Demonstration

      Video in English with Chinese translation

      Guillaume VENDROUX
      Dassault Systèmes
      Morgan Zimmermann
      Morgan ZIMMERMANN
      Dassault Systèmes
      Garth COLEMAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      3 speakers

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      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Jmd5BFN-k8
    • LEARNING EXPEDITION - HBIS Group Tangsteel

      Video in Chinese & English MANUFACTURING IS VALUE

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      Zhenrui ZHAO
      HBIS Group Tangsteel Company
      Zhenrui ZHAO
      Director of Information and Automation Department, HBIS Group Tangsteel Company

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  • Fred THOMAS

    Delmia WW Industry Marketing Director - Dassault Systèmes

    Delmia WW Industry Marketing Director - Dassault Systèmes

    Mr. Thomas is currently the Worldwide Industry Marketing Director for DELMIA, part of Dassault Systemes. Mr. Thomas focuses on strategies and solutions to support global, complex discrete manufacturers.  

    Mr. Thomas spent 12 years with Volkswagen of America as part of the IT leadership team, responsible for manufacturing, distribution, finance and dealership management systems.  As Vice President of IT for Ross Roy Communications, his organization was responsible for developing many of Chrysler Corporation’s original web sites and interactive advertising programs. Thomas has also held senior management positions with BRAIN NA and Descartes Systems and industry positions with Baan and Novell.

    Mr. Thomas has been an active industry advocate for protocol and process standardization working with organizations such as the Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) and The Michigan Technology Council. Mr. Thomas is frequently quoted in leading manufacturing publications such as Automotive Production and Design, and Manufacturing Business Technology.

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    • Vehicle Electrification: Transform Your Manufacturing…

      MANUFACTURING IS CREATIVE

      Fred THOMAS
      Dassault Systèmes
      Fred THOMAS
      Delmia WW Industry Marketing Director, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Daniel KREISE

    Industrial Equipment WW Sales Director - Dassault Systèmes

    Industrial Equipment WW Sales Director - Dassault Systèmes

    Daniel began his career at Computervision as mechanical consultant. He was then in charge of implementing CAD CAM and PDM in a design office providing service for major Automotive OEM. He then managed IDEPP a company providing assistance and consulting in PLM implementation.  

    Daniel joined Siemens PLM Software in 1997 as technical director of Tecnomatix activities in France and South Europe. He was then in charge of developing Digital Manufacturing business in Europe and then Asia working with major accounts in automotive, aerospace and machinery. He was then in charge of Industry business development for Machinery and Energy.  

    Since May 2012 Daniel is the Worldwide  Industrial Equipment Sales Director for Dassault Systèmes. In this role he is in charge of developing business in the Industrial Equipment Industry for all Dassault Systèmes sales channels. This includes defining Dassault Systèmes strategy for each Industrial Equipment segment, the relation with R&D to define solution roadmap and supporting key engagements. Daniel is supporting key projects in Asia to expand Dassault Systèmes business.

    Daniel graduated from the National School of Mechanics and Electrical ( ENSEM ). He also received D73a degree in Astrophysics.

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    • 3DEXPERIENCE Platform to Support LINE Builder Process

      MANUFACTURING IS HUMAN

      Daniel KREISE
      Dassault Systèmes
      Daniel KREISE
      Industrial Equipment WW Sales Director, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Jun ZHENG

    Solution Consultant T&M Tech-BT - Dassault Systèmes

    Solution Consultant T&M Tech-BT - Dassault Systèmes

    Jun ZHENG has over 12 years of experience in Engineering and PLM Domain. Holding a
    French Engineer master diploma, she joined Accenture France, where she has worked on the
    CAD/CAM/PLM solutions implementation for the customers such as ALSTOM, RENAULT,
    PSA etc. in Engineering and Manufacturing domains, after spending 9 years, she joined
    Dassault Systèmes China, as a solution architect in T&M Industry, she is in charge of
    business development and works with different automotive customers to help them in both
    business consulting and PLM solution design to fit their transformation strategy.

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  • Zhenrui ZHAO

    Director of Information and Automation Department - HBIS Group Tangsteel Company

    Director of Information and Automation Department - HBIS Group Tangsteel Company

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    As the role of manager for the newly created IT & automation department at Tangshan Iron and Steel Group Co Ltd, Zhao Zhenrui is responsible for the implementation of information planning for a sustainable future. He drives the integration between production and marketing to improve the flow of logistics, capital and information for increased productivity.

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    • LEARNING EXPEDITION - HBIS Group Tangsteel

      Video in Chinese & English MANUFACTURING IS VALUE

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      Zhenrui ZHAO
      HBIS Group Tangsteel Company
      Zhenrui ZHAO
      Director of Information and Automation Department, HBIS Group Tangsteel Company

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  • Jason JIA

    Business Unit Director China Delivery QUINTIQ - Dassault Systèmes

    Business Unit Director China Delivery QUINTIQ - Dassault Systèmes

    Jason has 15-years experience in supply chain planning for manufacturing industry, involved in both solution design and also project implementation. The rich hands on experience enabled Jason to give the reasonable suggestions to different customer based on their reality and focused on the real value they should gain from an expected planning process.

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    • SALES AND OPERATIONS PLANNING (S&OP) IN A COLLABORATIVE…

      MANUFACTURING IS HUMAN

      Jason JIA
      Dassault Systèmes
      Jason JIA
      Business Unit Director China Delivery QUINTIQ, Dassault Systèmes

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  • François MATHIEU

    Marine & Offshore Technical Director  - Dassault Systèmes

    Marine & Offshore Technical Director  - Dassault Systèmes

    Francois Mathieu is Technical Director for the Marine & Offshore industry at Dassault Systèmes. 

    After spending the first seven years of his career as a mechanical engineer in aerospace and as a design engineer in the automotive industry, François Mathieu joined IBM in 1996 as a pre-sales project manager. In this position, he led major projects including a two-year project at Chantiers de l’Atlantique (currently known as STX France) following a formal training in naval architecture.   

    François Mathieu joined Dassault Systèmes in 2004 where, prior to being appointed Technical Director for the Marine & Offshore Industry in 2012, he was in charge of business development for small and medium enterprises in the marine sector, with a special focus on yachts and workboats, naval architects, and marine engineering companies.  Mr. Mathieu graduated from the National University of Toulouse with a degree in Aeronautical Engineering and holds a Master’s degree in Engineering from the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers.  

    In his spare time, he likes sailing his boat over the Mediterranean Sea.

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    • Shipyard Digital Transformation

      MANUFACTURING IS CREATIVE

      François MATHIEU
      Dassault Systèmes
      François MATHIEU
      Marine & Offshore Technical Director , Dassault Systèmes

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  • Adrian PRICE

    Director Global Powertrain Manufacturing - Ford Motor Company

    Director Global Powertrain Manufacturing - Ford Motor Company

    Adrian Price was recently appointed Director, Powertrain Manufacturing Operations, Asia Pacific. Based in Shanghai, Adrian is responsible for the Manufacturing all of Ford Motor Company’s Powertrain’s in the Asia Region

    Previously Adrian was the Director of Global Powertrain Manufacturing Engineering was responsible for all Global Powertrain Engineering. 

    Prior to that Adrian was the Executive Director, Global Manufacturing Business Office where he was responsible for the strategy, planning and the analysis of new footprint business cases and cycle plans for global manufacturing Vehicles and Powertrains

    Adrian joined Ford in 1988 as an employee of Dagenham Engine Plant in the United Kingdom. While in Europe, he held various positions in the plant and the central Manufacturing organization. He has worked at plants in the U.S., United Kingdom, Germany, Valencia, and Spain.

    Adrian came to the United States in 2000 to develop the strategy for flexible machining modules and “no fault forward” assembly lines. These designs became the foundation for the strategy still in place today. He has also ran two manufacturing facilities in Ohio.

    Adrian has earned a Bachelor’s degree (Honors) in Electronics Engineering from the University of Kent at Canterbury and a Master’s degree in Advanced Automotive Engineering from Loughborough University. He is married with two children at the University of Michigan. Go Blue!
     

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  • Dave TRAIL

    Global Manager – Software Partnerships & Strategic Alliances - Cogiscan

    Global Manager – Software Partnerships & Strategic Alliances - Cogiscan

    Dave Trail has global responsibility for all commercial and business activities with Cogicsan's Manufacturing Executions Systems (MES) software partners. 

    Creating and maintaining partnerships, integrations, and alliances with Tier One MES Suppliers, Providers, and Corporations and assisting them to offer Industry 4.0 and IIoT, machine communication, material management, and complimentary technologies to the Electronics Manufacturing Industry is his primary focus.  

    With nearly 25 years of experience in the Electronics Manufacturing Industry, with a focus on Surface Mount Technology (SMT), he possesses a wealth of knowledge in the equipment, materials, processes, and challenges represented within this $4 billion market.

    Dave is passionate about advanced technologies, innovations, and the future of global manufacturing.

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  • Brian HAACKE

    Industry Sales - Dassault Systèmes

    Industry Sales - Dassault Systèmes

    Brian Haacke is the Global Sales Director of Industry Value Chain with focus on the EMS/ODM segment. For more than a decade, he has held multiple roles at Dassault Systèmes including Software Developer, Global Solution Architect, Program Director, and Global Sales Director.    
    Before returning to Dassault in 2012, Brian spent multiple years as independent consultant in the EMS industry and has aided local startups to develop, grow and sell key technologies in the automotive manufacturing and IoT space.   
    During his personal time Brian volunteers as the Vice President of non-profit organization focused on brain imaging research and is active as a mentor and for local technology startups.
     

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  • Chunming LIU

    Deputy Chief Engineer - CRRC Tangshan

    Deputy Chief Engineer - CRRC Tangshan

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  • Patrick SAMAMA

    Strategy & Portfolio Management, EXALEAD - Dassault Systèmes

    Strategy & Portfolio Management, EXALEAD - Dassault Systèmes

    Patrick Samama leads Strategy and Product Portfolio Management for EXALEAD, developing the Big Data Information Intelligence applications of the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform, allowing customers to:
    - design and execute part standardization policies (reuse, make or buy decisions)
    - improve PLM and manufacturing processes, with advanced analytics capabilities

    Prior to joining Dassault Systèmes, he has developed several technology companies:
    - Mentum, network planning software for telecom operators, sold to Infovista, FR
    - BlueKaizen, planning and optimization software for utilities, sold to ORTEC, NL
    - Masa Group, worldwide leader for simulation and serious games solutions for defense and security agencies.

    He has also served as Board Member and Advisor for: 
    - craft.ai, an Artificial Intelligence company allowing for the personalization of user experience and for the intelligent automation of IoT applications.
    - Nexess, providing industrial IoT solutions to improve supply chain, manufacturing operation and maintenance processes for aerospace and nuclear industries.

    He started his career in telecom networks with Thales before moving into IT system integration and management consulting for Gemini Consulting and Accenture.

    Patrick graduated from ENSTA Paris (MSc), ESSEC Paris and the Babson College, MA, USA (MBA).

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    • Manufacturing Analytics

      MANUFACTURING IS SMART

      Patrick SAMAMA
      Dassault Systèmes
      Patrick SAMAMA
      Strategy & Portfolio Management, EXALEAD, Dassault Systèmes

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    • Strategic Sourcing & Automated Standardization to Decrease…

      MANUFACTURING IS VALUE

      Patrick SAMAMA
      Dassault Systèmes
      Patrick SAMAMA
      Strategy & Portfolio Management, EXALEAD, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Tony TAN

    Partner - McKinsey

    Partner - McKinsey

    Tony joined McKinsey & Company in 2006 and is currently a partner at the firm’s

    Shanghai office. He is leading the manufacturing service line at  the firm‘s Operations Practice in China, and a core leader in DCC(Digital Capability Center) at Tsinghua University, China.

    Recent activities

    Served energy, process industry and hi-tech clients, as the key leader of China leading advanced industries operation transformation projects and diagnostics

    Led multiple chemical companies’ operations improvement  

    Develop functional knowledge on operation transformation, OEE and advanced analytics; published whitepaper at Operations in China  

    Design and roll out efficiency program for a number of local and international players, including design and execution of the operation transformation program for a global leading process company with the rollout covering North America, North Asia, SEA and Australia

    Supported a global leader in renewable energy equipment maker in product development, organization development and production ramp up

    Advised a leading mining company to develop low cost sourcing strategy in capex.

    Prior to joining McKinsey, Tony worked as a project consultant for Dell Computers (China). Previously, he worked as a Senior Supply Chain and Operations Manager at a UTC China facility.

    Tony received his M.B.A. from Thunderbird (School of Global Management, Arizona, U.S.). He holds a Certificate of Corporate Finance from New York University and is also a member of the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute. He is a native speaker of Mandarin and Cantonese and is fluent in English.

     

    Talks

    • INNOVATION - CHINA 2025

      Video in Chinese

      Tony TAN
      McKinsey
      Liu Chunming CRRC Tangshan
      Chunming LIU
      CRRC Tangshan
      Lebing XIA
      Fuyao Group
      Sébastien AUBREY
      Dassault Systèmes
      4 speakers

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      Plenary

  • Lebing XIA

    Vice President & CIO - Fuyao Group

    Vice President & CIO - Fuyao Group

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    • INNOVATION - CHINA 2025

      Video in Chinese

      Tony TAN
      McKinsey
      Liu Chunming CRRC Tangshan
      Chunming LIU
      CRRC Tangshan
      Lebing XIA
      Fuyao Group
      Sébastien AUBREY
      Dassault Systèmes
      4 speakers

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      Plenary

  • Sébastien AUBREY

    China Strategic Business Development Director - Dassault Systèmes

    China Strategic Business Development Director - Dassault Systèmes

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    • INNOVATION - CHINA 2025

      Video in Chinese

      Tony TAN
      McKinsey
      Liu Chunming CRRC Tangshan
      Chunming LIU
      CRRC Tangshan
      Lebing XIA
      Fuyao Group
      Sébastien AUBREY
      Dassault Systèmes
      4 speakers

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  • Alec CLARK

    Mechanic Engineer - Joby Aviation

    Mechanic Engineer - Joby Aviation

    Alec Clark is a design engineer with Joby Aviation seeking to improve personal mobility. He joined Joby Aviation in 2013 to explore electric-VTOL aircraft designs with the hope of changing how individuals travel from A to B. Since then, Alec has fulfilled various roles to bring a revolutionary form of mobility closer to reality.
    Prior to Joby, Alec graduated from Lehigh University with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. He then sought to join innovative vehicle designs with composite design and manufacturing at Swift Engineering. There, Alec worked with the aerospace and auto racing industries, customers including, Northrop Grumman, Sikorsky, NASA, Formula Nippon, TRD. Alec combines these past experiences with an emerging need in transportation.

    Talks

    • LEARNING EXPEDITION - Joby Aviation

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      Alec CLARK
      Joby Aviation
      Garth COLEMAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      2 speakers

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      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eyT6dk15DYQ

  • James MOK

    Director, Business Development and High Tech - Dassault Systèmes

    Director, Business Development and High Tech - Dassault Systèmes

    James Mok has over 25 years of manufacturing transformation and IT consulting experience in the automotive, High Tech, CPG, industrial equipment, aerospace, energy, and medical device industries. As Industry Director for the DELMIA brand at Dassault Systèmes, he is responsible for creating user experiences for Factories of the Future.  

    Talks

    • Key Lessons in Deploying IoT Initiatives

      MANUFACTURING IS HUMAN

      James MOK
      Dassault Systèmes
      James MOK
      Director, Business Development and High Tech, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Milos ZUPANSKI

    SOLIDWORKS Director Product Portfolio Management - Dassault Systèmes

    SOLIDWORKS Director Product Portfolio Management - Dassault Systèmes

    After graduating in Mechanical Engineering Milos ZUPANSKI has spent years working with companies like Airbus, Toyota, Volkswagen, Lockheed Martin, etc. on improving their product development processes by introducing and defining how MCAD, CAM and PLM solutions fit their business and cultural needs.

    In 2002 Milos moved to Japan where he has spent few years working with leading Japanese companies on innovative methodologies like Drawingless Manufacturing, Design for Manufacturing, etc.

    Working with more than 100 companies worldwide during his carrier, helped Milos understand the diverse practices, objectives and needs that organizations and design teams have, and how to satisfy them. Armed with deep industry knowledge he was one of the first people to try to bring Social Networks methodology to the product development world. In 2007, with couple of friends, he started a small venture built around social networking aspects of the engineering behavior during the product development.  

    In 2012, ZUPANSKI Milos joined Dassault Systemes SolidWorks Corporation where he serves as a Director of SOLDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE and Online Product and Portfolio Management.  
     
    When not working Milos likes to cook and spend time with his two kids. Also, if you like to ski, sail or hike, be sure to stop by and introduce yourself (or just stop by anyway) as you might have a lot of things in common. 

    Talks

    • Manufacturing Innovation in the Age of Experience

      MANUFACTURING IS VALUE

      Milos ZUPANSKI
      Dassault Systèmes
      Milos ZUPANSKI
      SOLIDWORKS Director Product Portfolio Management, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Bernard CHARLÈS

    Chief Executive Officer and Vice-chairman of the Board of Directors - Dassault Systèmes

    Chief Executive Officer and Vice-chairman of the Board of Directors - Dassault Systèmes

    Bernard Charlès was appointed president and chief executive officer of Dassault Systèmes in September 1995. Today, the Company, a world leader in 3D software, is a global top-ten software company. Charlès has helped instill a culture of ongoing innovation to further consolidate Dassault Systèmes’ scientific capabilities and make science part of the company’s DNA. A firm believer that technology should contribute to progress in society, Charlès has positioned Dassault Systèmes as the preferred partner for innovation, empowering businesses with sustainable step-changes in competitive performance.

    Talks

  • Olivier DREAN

    Senior Director, Business Consulting CoE DELMIA - Dassault Systèmes

    Senior Director, Business Consulting CoE DELMIA - Dassault Systèmes

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    Oliver Dréan has over 25 years of experience in production management, Lean manufacturing and Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) implementations. As Senior Director of Business Consulting in DELMIA COE, Oliver Dréan is responsible for identifying and building a road map for value with our customers. Oliver Dréan has a Mechanical Engineering diploma and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from HEC Paris. 

    Talks

    • Value Engagement Model: On the Road to Industrial Excellence

      MANUFACTURING IS HUMAN

      olivier drean manufacturing dassault systemes
      Olivier DREAN
      Dassault Systèmes
      Olivier DREAN
      Senior Director, Business Consulting CoE DELMIA , Dassault Systèmes

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  • Stéphane ROLLAND

    DELMIA Robotics Portfolio Management Expert - Dassault Systèmes

    DELMIA Robotics Portfolio Management Expert - Dassault Systèmes

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    At Dassault Systemes DELMIA Brand, Stephane Rolland is responsible for the robotics simulation software portfolio.

    Stephane has 30 years global experience on the robotics domain as robot maintenance specialist, robot programmer, robot product manager, robot control engineer, robot simulation engineer especially in the domain of the automotive industry for the Arc Welding and Spot Welding processes.

    Stephane is passionate about Robotics technology that bring together domains like electrical, mechanical, software, industrial processes and also now with cobotics the human aspects for a better industrial world.

    Talks

    • Making Sense of Collaborative Robots

      MANUFACTURING IS HUMAN

      stephane rolland manufacturing dassault systemes
      Stéphane ROLLAND
      Dassault Systèmes
      Stéphane ROLLAND
      DELMIA Robotics Portfolio Management Expert, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Reza SADEGHI

    BIOVIA Chief Strategy Officer - Dassault Systèmes

    BIOVIA Chief Strategy Officer - Dassault Systèmes

    Reza Sadeghi is Chief Strategy Officer at BIOVIA-Dassault Systèmes. He has over 20 years of experience in executive management, portfolio planning, product development, mergers and acquisitions and deep knowledge of the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software industry. After beginning his engineering career in Aerospace, Reza moved on to multiple executive roles at MARC Analysis Research Corporation and MSC Software, both of which are developers of PLM software with a focus on modeling and simulation. As chief technology officer at MSC Software, Reza was responsible for product strategy and a large modeling and simulation portfolio with a global team covering the US, Europe and Asia. 

    He is a regular speaker at a number of international events including the International Association for the Engineering Analysis Community (NAFEMS) and is a member of the US Department of Energy national review board. As well as holding a number of advisory board positions, Reza maintains an adjunct professorship at University of California, San Diego, where he has taught graduate level courses for more than 10 years. He lives in La Jolla, CA.

    Talks

    • Today’s Revolution in Materials-by-Design

      MANUFACTURING IS CREATIVE

      Reza SADEGHI
      Dassault Systèmes
      Reza SADEGHI
      BIOVIA Chief Strategy Officer, Dassault Systèmes

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  • Jean-Marc CAUZAC

    DELMIA Portfolio Management Expert - Dassault Systèmes

    DELMIA Portfolio Management Expert - Dassault Systèmes

    Jean-Marc Cauzac was appointed DELMIA Portfolio Management Expert in 2012. Jean-Marc joined Dassault Systèmes in 1988 after graduating in Manufacturing Engineering at SUPMECA (Superior Engineering Institute of Paris). He started his career in the Machining R&D department by developing CATIA V4 NC Solutions. 

    Jean-Marc has over 15 years of experience in Machining business development from developing the Go To Market strategy as well as the solution content to best meet industry challenges. 

    In his current position he leads, in the Brand DELMIA, the Fabrication domains including Machining and more recently Additive Manufacturing, defining the content & packaging of these applications, as well as their deployments to ensure customer satisfaction and success of their Manufacturing projects.

    Talks

  • Sumanth KUMAR

    VP, SIMULIA Growth - Dassault Systèmes

    VP, SIMULIA Growth - Dassault Systèmes

    Talks