Free to attend online sessions featuring presentations driven by communities; driving conversations and debates addressing challenge statements and practical solutions for the progressive adoption of Industry 4.0. Get first-hand insights by manufacturing industry practitioners and professionals. Engage with speakers to address your I4.0 questions.


Tuesday, 20 Oct 2020 to Thursday, 22 Oct 2020



11:50 - 12:10 Theme: Digital Transformation

IoT, Security, Edge & Mixed Reality for Industries When Back to Work

Speaker: Nicole Denil, GM, Asia IoT, Microsoft Corporation

12:10 - 12:30 Theme: Digital Transformation

Realising Smart Factories Using IoT & AI

12:30 - 12:50 Theme: Digital Transformation & Flexible Production

An Industry 4.0 Game Plan by FARO

12:50 - 13:10 Theme: Supply Chain Resilience

A License for Growth, Profitability and Sustainability: Customer-centric supply chains powered by Industry X

Speakers: Sudhan Sundaram, Managing Director, Supply Chain Strategy & Consulting SEA, Accenture
Marita Vavoulioti, Managing Director, Industry X Strategy & Consulting SEA& Consulting, Accenture
Sid Haralalka, Director, Innovation & Transformation Strategy & Consulting SEA, Accenture

14:00 - 14:20 Theme: Digital Transformation

Human Machine Interaction Adapted to Covid-19 times: Be clean, Contact-less, Remote & Smart

15:30 - 15:50 Theme: Business & Environmental Sustainability

Green House Gases (GHG) Reduction for Utility Plant through Digital Technology

15:50 - 16:10 Theme: Flexible Production

How to Use Robots to Re-Invent Your Business in the Time of a Pandemic

16:10 - 16:30 Theme: Organisational Transformation & Agility

How Multi-laser Additive Manufacturing is Transforming the Future of Manufacturing

Speaker: Gary Tang, Regional Sales director, SLM Solutions, Singapore

11:30 - 11:50 Theme: Digital Transformation

The Industry 4.0 Journey: Winning Strategies in Industry 4.0

14:00 - 15:00 JTC-Singapore Business Federation (SBF) Industry Transformation Initiative & McKinsey I4.0 Sharing

Together with Minister Chan Chun Sing, Ministry of Trade & Industry, join us as we unveil the Industry Transformation Initiative, a collaboration by JTC and Singapore Business Federation that aims to support companies undergoing Industry 4.0 transformation.

But that’s not all. If you’re also looking for more insights about Industry 4.0, you’ll want to stay for a sharing session by Mr. Alpesh Patel from McKinsey & Company.

  • An introduction to the JTC-Singapore Business Federation (SBF) Industry Transformation Initiative
  • Welcome remarks by Minister Chan Chun Sing, Ministry of Trade & Industry
  • Memorandum of Understanding signing ceremony by JTC and SBF
  • Industry 4.0 sharing session with Q&A by Mr. Alpesh Patel, Partner & Leader, Digital Capability Centre Asia-Pacific, McKinsey & Company

15:00 - 15:20 Theme: Supply Chain Resilience

Resilient Supply Chain - Strategy to Respond, Recover & Reimagine

15:20 - 15:40 Theme: Supply Chain Resilience

Gain Competitive Advantages with Digital Transformation

15:40 - 16:20 Theme: Flexible Manufacturing

HEXAGON Metrology

Lim Boon Choon, President, Hexagon Mfg Intelligence, KAI
K. K. Goh, Director Mfg Business Unit, Hexagon Mfg Intelligence, KAI
Dr David Low, CEO, Advanced Remanufacturing & Technology Centre (ARTC) & Executive Director, SIMTECH, A*STAR
Steven Koh, Executive Director, Singapore Precision Engineering and Technology Association
Dr. Kaustubh Nande, Director Marketing, Hexagon Mfg Intelligence, KAI

16:20 - 16:40 Theme: Workforce Development & Reskilling Issues

Upskilling to be Part of the Future-ready Workforce in Advanced Manufacturing

Speaker: Lieu Yew Fatt, MD, Omron Electronics Pte Ltd & Ng Kee Wee, Deputy Director, Engineering Cluster, Temasek Polytechnic

16:40 - 17:00 Theme: Flexible Production

Rethink Manufacturing

Speaker: Swami Vangal Ramamaurthy, General Manager, Omron Asia Pacific & Khoo Hock, Deputy Director, Engineering Cluster, Temasek Polytechnic

10:00-10:40 Theme: Digital Transformation

IIoT. Mistakes Made, Lessons Learnt: Sustainable Kaizen (Smart Manufacturing Kaizen Level)

10:40-11:20 Theme: Digital Transformation

Digital transformation in Manufacturing with Murata Wireless Sensing Technology

11:20-11:40 Theme: Organisational Transformation & Agility

Deep Learning Technologies and Trends in Today's Manufacturing Environment

11:40-12:10 Theme: Workforce Development & Reskilling Issues

IHIC Programme Sharing by WSG & SBF

12:10-12:30 Theme: Organisational Transformation & Agility

Organizations Transformation Towards a Smart Nation

12:30-12:50 Theme: Workforce Development & Reskilling Issues

A Digital Approach to Career & Professional Development

Speaker: Dr. Anthony O’Sullivan, Strategy Market Analyst, Palomar Technologies, UK/USA