2012 Chinese Manufacturing PLM Summit successfully hosted at Shenzhen
22-23 Nov 2012, Shenzhen China—e-works and other industrial associations in Guangdong held the 2012 Chinese Manufacturing PLM Summit in Shenzhen. The theme of the summit is "digital technology drives product innovation".
2012 Chinese Manufacturing PLM Summit
As the most influential and professional summit in China, the PLM summit attracted nearly 1,000 manufacturing enterprise representatives and experts to attend the meeting, including representatives Shenzhen Foxconn, Huawei, ZTE, Guangxi Yuchai, Gree, TCL, AVIC, BYD, CIMC etc.
At the same time, experts from Foxconn, Lenovo, Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology SIAT, GAC Automotive Engineering Institute, Anhui HELI Company, Beijing Petroleum Machinery, and Sullair Asia are invited to share their application experience in product development.
Dr. Pei Huang, e-works CEO
Dr. Pei Huang, CEO of e-works hosted the Summit. Mr. Guangwen Zhao, Director of Shenzhen Economy, Trade and Information Commission addressed the conference.Mr. Cheng Wu,professor of Tsinghua and fellow of Chinese Engineering Academy delivered the keynote speech on "digital technology drives product innovation".
Mr.Cheng Wu from Tsinghua University
There summit are divided into two theme forums on "digital-technology-driven product innovation" and "implementation and application of PLM technology" and three separate seminars respectively on virtual simulation technology in product innovation, the integration of digital design and digital manufacturing, and product innovation process management.
Besides, after the three months' tough competition, the Summit released the winner list of the 2nd Chinese Manufacturing Lean R&D Competition and the Chinese Manufacturing PLM Summit Excellent Paper.
More than 20 software vendors including HP, PTC, IBM, Siemens PLM, ANSYS, Altair, MSC.Software、DS SolidWorks participated in the summit and showed their manufacturing IT solutions.
The past 40 years' practice shows that digital technologies like CAD, CAE, CAM, CAPP, and PLM are the foundation of manufacturing innovation. Deepening application of digital technology is an inevitable course in building competitive differentiation for global manufacturing enterprises. The 8th Chinese Manufacturing PLM Summit provides a platform for both manufacturing enterprises and software vendors to have discussions and share experience. Enterprise representatives say that the summit helps them understand the ways of building the independent innovation system and improve the application effects so as to finally realize product innovation.