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2018 AIChE Annual Meeting Session 218: Emerging Trends in Smart Manufacturing

  • AIChE David L. Lawrence Convention Center (map)

CESMII OVERVIEW

3:30pm-4:00pm

Explore emerging trends in Smart Manufacturing through the efforts of the Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII). Learn about CESMII and get an overview of the R&D projects that are advancing CESMII’s mission. The session will conclude with a panel discussion on the democratization of Smart Manufacturing that will allow you to ask the experts your most pressing Smart Manufacturing questions.

Moderator and Speaker, Haresh Malkani, CESMII Chief Technology Officer

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CESMII ROADMAP PROJECTS - ADVANCING CESMII’S MISSION

4:00pm-4:30pm

CESMII is about to kick off a portfolio of 10 innovative R&D roadmap projects covering a range of technologies including sensing, process control, data analytics, modeling, as well as workforce development, to address significant challenges faced by the manufacturing community. The projects cut across manufacturing types (discrete, hybrid, process), industry verticals (steel, cement, chemical, aerospace), and scale of focus (unit process, plant, enterprise). Miguel Corcio, Director - Technology Programs - CESMII, we will provide brief overview of the portfolio during this session.

Speaker: MIguel Corcio, CESMII Director of Technical Projects

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PANEL SESSION: DEMOCRATIZATION OF SMART MANUFACTURING (SM)

4:30pm-6:00pm

Panelists:

  • Larry Megan – Praxair

  • Sergio Butkewitsch-Choze – Arconic

  • Panagiotis Christofides – UCLA

  • B. Wayne Bequette – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Moderator:

  • Jim Davis, Vice Provost, Information Technology and Chief Academic Technology Officer, UCLA

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