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PLM Road Map™ 2014
PLM-enabled Continuous Product Development and Delivery for the Automotive & Transportation Industry and Supply Chain

Thursday, October 2, 2014
The Inn at St. John's | Plymouth | MI

Agenda at a Glance

  1. 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. | Registration & PLM Collaboration Café

  2. 8:00 a.m. – 8:10 a.m. | Welcoming Remarks
    Peter Bilello, President, CIMdata [Bio]
  3. 8:10 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. | The Volvo Journey [Abstract]
    Anders Carlsson, Senior Advisor - Virtual Manufacturing & PLM, Volvo Car Corporation [Bio]
  4. 8:45 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. | PLM Vignette: SDPD – the New Paradigm for Innovative Product Development [Abstract]
    Gerald Deren, Executive Director, Americas Business Development & Consulting, Siemens Strategic Industries Americas [Bio]
  5. 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. | New Age Collaboration and Design [Abstract]
    John Mannisto, Engineering Director, Simulation-Based Design, Whirlpool Corporation [Bio]
  6. 9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | PLM Vignette: OEM-to-OEM Collaboration for Global Engineering [Abstract]
    Louis J. Pascarella, Principal Consultant, Geometric [Bio]

  7. 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. | Networking Break & PLM Collaboration Café

  8. 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. | Global Product Development & the CAE Challenge [Abstract]
    Dan Mekker, Manager, Gas Turbine Design Integrity, Siemens Energy [Bio]
  9. 10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. | PLM Vignette: Digital Industry 4.0 – Digitize, Industrialize, and Optimize in Automotive and Transportation [Abstract]
    Scott Whiteman, Senior Manager, Accenture [Bio]
  10. 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Advanced Information Technology Solutions: An Engine of Innovation [Abstract]
    Greg Schroeder, Senior Research Engineer, Center for Automotive Research [Bio]
  11. 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | A Flexible Approach to PLM [Abstract]
    Rolf Hüsemann, Manager, Engineering Systems & PLM, GETRAG FORD Transmissions [Bio]
  12. 12:00 p.m. – 12:15 p.m. | PLM Vignette: Integrated Requirements Management for Systems Engineering [Abstract]
    Marc Lind, SVP Global Marketing, Aras [Bio]

  13. 12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Networking Lunch & PLM Collaboration Café 
  14. 1:30 p.m. – 2:05 p.m. | Model-Based Systems Engineering and PLM [Abstract]
    Dr. Nicholas (Nick) Bell, CIO, Global Product Development, Information Technology, General Motors [Bio]
  15. 2:05 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. | PLM Vignette: Cloud-based PLM: Transforming How We Do Product Innovation [Abstract]
    Ron Locklin, Director, PLM360, Industry Strategy & Marketing, Autodesk [Bio]
  16. 2:20 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. | “Built for It”, The Caterpillar Service Information Solution [Abstract]
    Mike Perez, Strategic Projects & Services Manager, Caterpillar Inc. [Bio]
  17. 2:50 p.m. – 3:05 p.m. | PLM Vignette: Why Driving in Circles is the Right & Best Future for PLM [Abstract]
    Derek Piette, Product Management Director, PTC [Bio]
  18. ​3:05 p.m. – 3:35 p.m. | Networking Break & PLM Collaboration Café
  19. 3:35 p.m. – 4:05 p.m. | Additive Manufacturing & Conformal Cooling [Abstract]
    Lou Young, Jr., Director of New Business Development,Tooling & Manufacturing, Linear Mold & Engineering [Bio]
  20. 4:05 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. | The “platformization” of PLM [Abstract]
    Peter Bilello, President, CIMdata [Bio]
  21. 4:40 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. | Conference Adjourns

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