Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Defines Digital Thread Potential at HxGN LIVE 2018

Las Vegas Event Explores Data-Driven Ecosystems and the Smart Factory

20 March 2018
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence announced today it will showcase the potential of the digital thread at HxGN LIVE 2018, Hexagon’s premier cross-industry technology conference being held at The Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada, from 12-15 June 2018. The annual event draws a global attendance of industry professionals in pursuit of intelligent solutions for smart manufacturing enabled by Hexagon's portfolio of information technologies. Hexagon's conference programming provides an enriched learning environment where attendees discover how the digital thread weaves design and engineering, production, and metrology together into one agile, data-driven ecosystem. To register or for more information, visit www.hxgnlive.com. The Media is cordially invited to attend the conference, and should RSVP by contacting Belinda Jones at belinda.jones@hitechmarketing.com.

HxGN LIVE is the leading venue for manufacturers seeking to learn more about process automation, closed-loop manufacturing, and connecting CAE, CAD, CAM and metrology technology via the digital thread. The conference stages more than 120,000 sq. ft. of Hexagon technologies, nearly 500 sessions and 60+ exhibiting sponsors. The Zone technology expo features the digital thread at work as a common communication framework with feedback loops that embed continuous improvement into the product lifecycle. HxGN SMART Quality, Hexagon's online quality data and measurement resource management platform, is one of the prime tech highlights in The Zone. The innovative solution delivers information automation to quality management, so manufacturers and quality control professionals can shape smarter workflows and actively improve efficiency and productivity. 

“This year at HxGN LIVE, attendees will experience the full impact of the digital thread through our Manufacturing Intelligence Track sessions, expert forums, user group meetings and live demonstrations provided by highly knowledgeable product developers and application engineers,” states Norbert Hanke, President and CEO of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. “The power of predictive quality within the Smart Factory will become evident, as they gain deep insights into production and multiple areas of the supply chain. A new frontier unfolds as product quality becomes a shared responsibility between stakeholders at every stage of the process.”
About Hexagon
Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division provides solutions that utilise data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter.

Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 22,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 4.3bn EUR. Learn more at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.