Manufacturing Intelligence Track Attendees Rethink Quality at HxGN LIVE 2018

Hexagon’s 8th Annual Digital Solutions Conference Wraps with a Big Leap Towards Digital Transformation

Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division today announced that HxGN LIVE, Hexagon’s annual digital solutions conference at The Venetian in Las Vegas, Nevada from 12-15 June, attracted attendees and media guests from 70 countries. The Manufacturing Intelligence track hosted hundreds of manufacturing professionals taking part in three subtracks: Design and Engineering, Production and Metrology. Users of MSC Software CAE solutions, Vero Software CAD CAM solutions and PC-DMIS metrology software attended Users’ Group meetings and programme sessions during HxGN LIVE. Conference attendees also met with Hexagon product specialists in The Zone technology expo, showcasing the digital thread at work as a common communication framework with feedback loops embedding continuous improvement into the product lifecycle.
The Manufacturing Intelligence track presentations featured Hexagon executives and experts, customers and thought leaders including Virgin Hyperloop One, Electroimpact, WL3 Solutions, National Institute of Aviation Research (NIAR), Fullerton College, ToolingU (SME), National Composites Center, Safran Aero, and more.

At HxGN LIVE 2018, Hexagon also presented its fifth annual Shaping Smart Change Customer Recognition Programme, honouring the National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) for their pioneering use of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence digital solutions. Ola Rollén, President and CEO of Hexagon, presented Mr. Brian Brown, NIAR Director of Robotics and Automation, with a Shaping Smart Change Award for their critical research and innovation in the aerospace field.

Norbert Hanke, President of Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division, challenged a large audience to ’Rethink Quality’ during his keynote address in the Venetian Ballroom on Wednesday 13 June. The presentation was streamed live on HxGN TV and explored key enablers of the Smart Factory, including the transformative potential of managing quality throughout the product lifecycle to drive manufacturing productivity. Mr. Hanke was joined by guest speaker Dr. Michael Grieves, Executive Director of the Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Innovative Design (CAMID) at the Florida Institute of Technology, and Brian Shepherd, Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s Senior Vice President Software Solutions. The inspiring keynote covered the power of smart manufacturing principles to drive smarter designs, smarter production, and smarter output. The Manufacturing Intelligence Keynote presentation can be viewed at the HxGN LIVE website.

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 in The Zone technology expo, nearly 500 sessions and 60+ exhibiting sponsors. Those who could not attend HxGN LIVE in person can explore the experience through footage, streams, photos and updates covering the Manufacturing Intelligence track on HxGN TV. 
Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence について

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligenceは従来のテクノロジーを見直し、明日の世界を変える製品開発を支援します。測定と生産ソリューションのスペシャリストとして、当社のセンシング、シンキング、アクティング( 測定データの収集、分析、実用的な活用 )における専門性が、生産品質の向上、製造スピードの向上、その結果生産性を向上できる自信を当社の顧客に提供しています。

5 つの大陸に展開されている各地域のサービスセンター、生産施設、営業オペレーションのネットワークを通じて、我々は品質が生産性をリードする、製造におけるスマートな変革の世界を構築しています。

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence は、Hexagonグループ傘下の地理空間的・産業的エンタープライズ・アプリケーション全体で品質と生産性を担う情報テクノロジーの世界的リーディングプロバイダーです。


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