Integr8 The Industry 4.0 Conference

Presented by Automation Alley
Nov. 5-6, 2019 @ TCF Center, Detroit (formerly Cobo Center)

Get Inspired at Integr8 2019

Integr8 is a global Industry 4.0 conference held annually in Detroit, Michigan that brings together international technology and manufacturing professionals and industry leaders to share ideas, get inspired and take action as the smart and connected technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution rapidly transform advanced manufacturing and create upheavals across multiple industries.

Cost:

Integr8 Conference Ticket: $599
Automation Alley Member Price: $449
Ticket includes entrance to the Exhibit Hall, breakout session attendance, breakfast, lunch and afterglow. 

Location:

TCF Center
(formerly Cobo Center)
1 Washington Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48234
(View Map)

Sponsor:

With 1,000-plus attendees expected, Integr8 2019 presents the perfect opportunity for your company to position itself as an industry leader while gaining considerable visibility within the ecosystem of manufacturing and technology professionals shaping our future.

Agenda

November 5, 2019

5 p.m.

Integr8 Luminate
Join Automation Alley and a global gathering of technology and manufacturing leaders for hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and Comcast Cosmo bar. Enjoy sweeping views of the Detroit River at Integr8 Luminate, the kick off reception for Integr8 2019, Automation Alley’s global Industry 4.0 conference. This event will include a ribbon cutting for the Integr8 Expo preview. Connect with our Integr8 speakers and VIP guests as you consider new smart technology investments and seize the boundless opportunities of Industry 4.0.

November 6, 2019

7:30 a.m.

Registration & Breakfast
Welcome to Integr8! Enjoy breakfast in TCF Center’s Grand Riverview Ballroom on level 2 as you connect with industry peers and explore the Integr8 Expo.

8 a.m.

Morning Keynote: Digital Transformation for the Industrial Enterprise

Manufacturing industry leaders are creating competitive advantage by unlocking new markets and creating sustainable customer success. While each company’s transformation strategy is unique, most are anchored by finding new ways to optimize operations, empower employees, engage customers and transform product offerings through the use of IoT, the cloud, AI, machine learning and other technologies.

John Kovac, Microsoft director of U.S. Industry Manufacturing, will share use cases on how Microsoft enabled digital transformation and made it a reality, including how they digitally transformed their own global manufacturing and supply chain operations.

9 a.m.

Breakout Sessions
Integr8 breakout sessions will take place in the meeting rooms on level 1. Join us as we dive into how the smart and connected technologies of Industry 4.0 are impacting multiple industries. Be sure to stay after for a short meet-and-greet with presenting speakers.

AMHUB Roundtables
Automation Alley, in partnership with the World Economic Forum, recently launched the Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMHUB) for Michigan—a globally recognized initiative and distinct honor for our region. As part of our mission, we are launching invitation-only roundtable discussions at Integr8: The Industry 4.0 Conference for 2019. The core topics for each roundtable will revolve around technology, talent and the future of production.

10:30 a.m.

Breakout Sessions
Integr8 breakout sessions will take place in the meeting rooms on level 1. Join us as we dive into how the smart and connected technologies of Industry 4.0 are impacting multiple industries. Be sure to stay after for a short meet-and-greet with presenting speakers.

AMHUB Roundtables
Automation Alley, in partnership with the World Economic Forum, recently launched the Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMHUB) for Michigan—a globally recognized initiative and distinct honor for our region. As part of our mission, we are launching invitation-only roundtable discussions at Integr8: The Industry 4.0 Conference for 2019. The core topics for each roundtable will revolve around technology, talent and the future of production.

Noon

Welcome by Lt. Governor Garlin Gilchrist: State of Technology in Michigan

Lunch and Afternoon Keynote: Industry 4.0 at Scale: How AI, Open Digital Platforms and Agile Workforces are Transforming Manufacturing

Martina Koederitz, general manager of IBM’s U.S. Industrial Market in North America, will share how manufacturing companies are working with IBM on Industry 4.0 to drive operational efficiency, create new business models, improve customer experiences and fund future transformations.

Learn how to embrace open and secure digital platforms to unleash innovation and integrate your ecosystem. Change the way you work by scaling AI and IoT across your manufacturing processes. And accelerate your training and reskilling efforts to keep your workforce productive and relevant.

1:15 p.m.

Breakout Sessions
Integr8 breakout sessions will take place in the meeting rooms on level 1. Join us as we dive into how the smart and connected technologies of Industry 4.0 are impacting multiple industries. Be sure to stay after for a short meet-and-greet with presenting speakers.

AMHUB Roundtables
Automation Alley, in partnership with the World Economic Forum, recently launched the Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMHUB) for Michigan—a globally recognized initiative and distinct honor for our region. As part of our mission, we are launching invitation-only roundtable discussions at Integr8: The Industry 4.0 Conference for 2019. The core topics for each roundtable will revolve around technology, talent and the future of production.

2:45 p.m.

Breakout Sessions
Integr8 breakout sessions will take place in the meeting rooms on level 1. Join us as we dive into how the smart and connected technologies of Industry 4.0 are impacting multiple industries. Be sure to stay after for a short meet-and-greet with presenting speakers.

AMHUB Roundtables
Automation Alley, in partnership with the World Economic Forum, recently launched the Advanced Manufacturing Hub (AMHUB) for Michigan—a globally recognized initiative and distinct honor for our region. As part of our mission, we are launching invitation-only roundtable discussions at Integr8: The Industry 4.0 Conference for 2019. The core topics for each roundtable will revolve around technology, talent and the future of production.

4 p.m.

Integr8 Afterglow featuring Power Play: How Smart Technologies are a Sports Industry Game-Changer 

Enjoy drinks and appetizers at our afterglow in the Grand Riverview Ballroom as we close with a panel focused on the digital transformation in sports. Join panelists from NASCAR and professional Detroit sports teams to discover how this industry is utilizing Industry 4.0 tools to gain a competitive advantage.

It’s no surprise that the smart technologies associated with Industry 4.0 are impacting industries well beyond the factory floor. In today’s ultra-competitive entertainment market, the sports industry must think outside of the box and find innovative ways to connect with fans, improve player health and safety, and win when it counts.

Stick around to mingle with Integr8 speakers and attendees and explore the Integr8 Expo until 6 p.m.

6 p.m.

Integr8 Concludes

Attendees

Speakers

High-Tech Exhibitors

Action-Packed Day

Discover New Industry 4.0 Technologies at Integr8 2019

Explore a showcase of Industry 4.0 technologies shaping the manufacturing industry, including: Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Materials; Artificial Intelligence; Big Data; Cloud Computing; Cybersecurity; Modeling, Simulation, Visualization and Immersion; Robotics and the Industrial Internet of Things.

Exhibiting Companies:

Become an Exhibitor

Exhibiting at Integr8 and align your brand with the people and technologies shaping our future. Integr8 gives your company the unique opportunity to tell your Industry 4.0 story and share your technology innovations to industry leaders and policy experts.

Learn from the Best at Integr8 2019

Integr8 will feature keynotes, panels, and demos from thought leaders and subject matter experts in one of the eight core technology sectors of Industry 4.0: The Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), The Cloud, Cybersecurity, Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Materials and Modeling, Simulation, Visualization and Immersion.

Our 2019 speakers:

Become a Speaker

Are you an Industry 4.0 thought leader or a subject matter expert in one of Integr8’s eight core technology sectors? Consider a speaking role at Integr8 2019, the Industry 4.0 conference that’s all about knowledge sharing! There are several ways to present at Integr8, whether that’s through a solo speaking role or as part of a panel discussion. Find the opportunity that’s right for you and gain visibility as an expert in your field.

Showcase Your Brand at Integr8 2019

Integr8 is moving to Detroit’s TCF Center (formerly Cobo Center) for 2019 and that means bigger and better sponsorship opportunities for those seeking to align their brands with the premier Industry 4.0 conference for companies focused on digital transformation.

Thank you to our 2019 sponsors:

Become a Sponsor

With 1,000-plus attendees expected, Integr8 2019 presents the perfect opportunity for your company to position itself as an industry leader while gaining considerable visibility within the ecosystem of manufacturing and technology professionals shaping our future.

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Network with the Best at Integr8 Luminate 2019

Nov. 5, 2019 | 5-8:30 p.m. | TCF Center (formerly Cobo Center) | 1 Washington Blvd. Detroit, MI 48234

Join Automation Alley and a global gathering of technology and manufacturing leaders for hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and Comcast Cosmo bar. Enjoy sweeping views of the Detroit River at Integr8 Luminate, the kick off reception for Integr8 2019, Automation Alley’s global Industry 4.0 conference. This event will include a ribbon cutting for the Integr8 Expo preview. Connect with our Integr8 speakers and VIP guests as you consider new smart technology investments and seize the boundless opportunities of Industry 4.0.

Thank you to our 2019 Luminate Sponsors:

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About Integr8

Integr8 is a global Industry 4.0 conference held annually in Detroit, Michigan that brings together international technology and manufacturing professionals and industry leaders to share ideas, get inspired and take action as the smart and connected technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution rapidly transform advanced manufacturing and create upheavals across multiple industries.

Industry 4.0 changes the way we make things, the way businesses operate and the role humans play in the labor economy. Integr8 aims to address the overwhelming need for Industry 4.0 integration, implementation and education by exposing attendees to cutting-edge technologies and introducing them to the innovators shaping our future.

About Automation Alley

Integr8 is presented by Automation Alley, nonprofit manufacturing and technology business association and Michigan’s Industry 4.0 knowledge center, with a global outlook and a regional focus. We connect industry, academia and government to fuel Michigan’s economy and accelerate innovation. We offer programs, resources and knowledge to help our members grow and prosper in the digital age.

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Be a part of the smart manufacturing revolution! Don’t miss this important industry event.

What attendees had to say:
I thought the event was excellent. Kudos to the team that organized and executed the conference, as it was well put together and very easy for attendees to take advantage of the learning opportunities.
Michael KingLHP Engineering Solutions
I’m in IT architecture and infrastructure. It was great getting to see some of the state of the art manufacturing techniques and how IT can be prepared to support. The cybersecurity and connected vehicle talk was very interesting and robust too.
Joseph M. ZaneFCA US LLC
Wonderful event. Flawless execution. Automation Alley made this so easy for everyone involved.
Dan GlinieckiWedoo