Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence debuts at HxGN LIVE Hong Kong
Rebranded metrology and manufacturing solution specialist reveals roadmap at Hexagon conference18 November 2015
Under the theme “Great Stories Start Here,” HxGN LIVE Hong Kong is organised along five tracks – Geospatial, Geosystems, Metrology/Manufacturing, Process, Power & Marine and Synergy – and presents an exciting lineup of must-see technologies, exclusive presentations by industry experts, 250+ sessions and networking opportunities with peers from around the world.
HxGN LIVE Hong Kong represents the first time the conference has been held outside North America and the Metrology/Manufacturing track has attracted record numbers of attendees. Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence will reveal more about its new vision and roadmap following the rebrand from Hexagon Metrology. Company President and CEO Norbert Hanke will be joined by Al Peasland of Infiniti Red Bull Racing for the opening keynote “Change!” at 17:00 (HKT).
“Embracing change is an integral part of how we work; we listen to customers and evolve to meet their needs,” explains Hanke. “In the keynote we will explore the key drivers of change in manufacturing, both from our perspective and those of our customers in Asia and around the world.”
With technology breakout sessions aligned to the automotive, aerospace, electronics, heavy industry and energy, tooling and automation, and machining industries, the Metrology/Manufacturing track also features presentations from customers and partners including Fraunhofer IFAM, Tianjin Motor Dies and Tsinghua University.
Those who cannot attend HxGN LIVE in person can experience the conference digitally on hxgntv.com beginning with the opening keynote, giving innovators around the world real-time access. Footage of additional keynotes, track sessions and hands-on classes will be posted throughout the week. For more information about HxGN LIVE, visit hxgnlive.com.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence helps industrial manufacturers develop the disruptive technologies of today and the life-changing products of tomorrow. As a leading metrology and manufacturing solution specialist, our expertise in sensing, thinking and acting – the collection, analysis and active use of measurement data – gives our customers the confidence to increase production speed and accelerate productivity while enhancing product quality.
Through a network of local service centres, production facilities and commercial operations across five continents, we are shaping smart change in manufacturing to build a world where quality drives productivity. For more information, visit HexagonMI.com.
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is part of Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.
Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems that deliver actionable information. They are used in a broad range of vital industries.
Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 18,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 3.1bn EUR. Learn more at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.