Workshop on Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Engineering Simulation
LAWRENCE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
Date: October 7, 2015 (Wednesday)
A Professional Development certificate will be provided equivalent to .8 CEU
Breakfast and Lunch will be provided. Registration fee $50.
Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com/preview?eid=17036090405
CAD/CAM/CAE – Siemens NX (formerly known as Unigraphics)
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) - Teamcenter
Finite Element Analysis (FEA) – Hypermesh
Systems Simualtion – Arena
Plant Simulation - Tecnomatix
07:00 Networking Continental Breakfast
Morning Session: 8:00am – 12:00pm
09:00 Case Studies on PLM and MES
Tom Seubert, North American Delivery Lead for Manufacturing Execution Systems, Tata Technologies
Kevin Power, Business Development Manager for PLM Services, Tata Technologies
Ian Hadden, North American Director of PLM Services, Tata Technologies
10:00 Speaker 4 Siemens
10:40 Speaker 5
11:20 Speaker 6
12:00 Lunch (Complimentary) at RFOC (Real Food on Campus): All You Can Eat Meal
Afternoon Session: 1:00 – 4:30 pm
13:00 Speaker 7
13:40 Speaker 8
14:20 Speaker 9
15:15 Speaker 10
15:45 Speaker 11
16:30 Speaker 12
Biographies of the Speakers
North American Delivery Lead for Manufacturing Execution Systems
Tom Seubert (LTU BSEE 1990) is currently the North American Delivery Lead for Manufacturing Execution Systems for Tata Technologies, which connects the manufacturing plant floor with IT systems for better manufacturing support efficiencies. He has over 20 years’ experience in Manufacturing plant floor systems, starting as a Controls engineer to IT Systems and Controls/IT Integration and then Manufacturing business processes.
Business Development Manager for PLM Services
Kevin Power is currently a business development manager for PLM services at Tata Technologies. He has over 15 years’ experience in delivering PLM solutions to customers. Included in his experience is support of the initial implementation of C3PNG tools at Ford Motor Company and the introduction of Teamcenter at Chrysler. In addition, Kevin has worked in multiple accounts across various industry sectors to architect and implement comprehensive PLM solutions.
North American Director of PLM Services
Ian Hadden is currently the North American Director of PLM services for Tata Technologies. He has over 20 years’ experience in the PLM, Simulation and manufacturing industries. He has implemented PLM systems in many industries including Aerospace, Automotive and consumer Goods. Ian has experience with several PLM systems in “on-premise” and Cloud deployments.
Mr. Prabhu Patil
CEO, PROLIM Corporation
Farmington Hills, MI
Mr. Prabhu Patil, MBA, ME, BE serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President of PROLIM Corporation. Mr. Patil is responsible for P & L, Strategic Planning, Business Development, Client Management, and overseeing Global Operations. He has over 22 years in various leadership roles Mr. Patil has extensively contributed to the success of Siemens PLM, UGS/EDS, SDRC and IBM PLM. He has experience in successfully defining, executing and stabilizing complex global programs ...
Mr. Rich Solti
Global Director of Sales, PROLIM Corporatio
Farmington Hills, MI
Rich brings to PROLIM, over 25 years of experience in providing IT, Engineering, Consulting , and outsourced solutions for a wide variety of industries including aircraft, automotive, computer, defense, furniture, government, insurance, manufacturing, and pharmaceutical. He has managed both sales and recruiting teams for small and large Fortune 500 companies. He brings a strong understanding of providing solutions to solve today's complex business needs. He has been a recognized proven performer as a top sales and recruiting professional by helping grow several organizations throughout his career.
Rich has managed several outsourced IT, design, and engineering projects including: Software development for an SQL automotive parts database for Tier 1 brake supplier. An outsourced PC Help Desk for major Tier 1 automotive interiors and seating supplier. Complete design responsibility of interior trim parts for a large Tier 1 automotive supplier. Full Dimensional Engineering including 3D Tolerance Analysis and GD&T for a seat system for both a furniture and automotive Tier 1 supplier. Customized Engineering training manuals for several aerospace manufacturers, automotive OEM's, computer manufacturers, and defense contractors.
Rich has had management responsibilities for up to 500 people. He has managed sales teams as large as 12 people. He has held management roles with over $20 million in annual sales including full P & L responsibility. He has also run full desk as both the sales person filling client requirements and thus has a strong understanding of what it takes to meet customer demands and fill niche requirements.
Rich has a Bachelors Degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix and is also fluent in Hungarian and proficient in German. Rich currently lives in Warren, Michigan USA, a suburb of Detroit, in the heart of the automotive industry.
Dr. Ahad Ali
Director, Smart Manufacturing and Lean Systems Research Group
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