2. Turkish-German Innovation Summit


 

Date: March 15-16, 2017

Location: Le Meridien Etiler Istanbul

 

 
08.30 - 09.30 Registration
09.50 - 10.20

Welcome Remarks

Isinay Kemmler, CEO of the Global Success Club

Opening remarks from Germany

Prof. Dr. Thomas Clauß, Philipps University, Marburg

Prof. Dr. F. Lehmann, Board Member & Technical Director, Mercedes-Benz Türk A.S.

10.20 - 10.40

Keynote Speech

Hülya Gedik, Chair of the Board at Gedik Holding

10.40 - 11.00 Refreshments / Networking in the Innovations Lounge

11.00 - 12.00

Plenary Session

Manufacturing is going digital – Industrie 4.0

A discussion about Industrie 4.0 as a driving force of innovative capacity for manufacturing companies, including current trends like the IoT, Big Data & analytics, autonomous robots, Cloud computing, and opportunities for manufacturing firms in German and Turkish technology sectors.

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Taşkın Koçak, Dean, School of Engineering and Natural Sciences Bahcesehir University

Speakers among others

Cengiz Ultav, President, TTGV (Technology Development Foundation of Turkey)

Dr. Jan Bredau, Head of Systems Engineering, Festo

12.00 - 13.30 Lunch & Networking in the Innovations Lounge

13.30 -  14.30

Plenary Session

Industry meets the Internet

Predictive Maintenance 4.0

The smart way to maximize machine availability; how PM applications are implemented by manufacturing companies; future perspectives.

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Faruk Bağcı, Coordinator of Faculty of Engineering, Turkish-German University

Speakers among others

Kurt Schreier, Senior Executive Consultant at Bosch Management Systems

Dr. Jan Bredau, Head of Systems Engineering, Festo

Dr. Andreas Gallasch, CEO at Software Factory

14.30-  15.30

Plenary Session

Investment Opportunities

Turkish Hidden-Champions in Germany

A discussion of the chances and opportunities for Turkish firms from various sectors with manufacturing and/or R&D facilities in Germany, and how these companies can benefit from Germany.

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Figen Kadırgan, Istanbul Technical University

Speakers among others

Belig Üstüner, CEO, Nedex

Iffet Türken, Executive Board Member, Tırsan Treyler A.Ş.

Prof. Dr.Şener Oktik, CTO, Şişecam Group

15.30 - 16.00

Refreshments / Networking in the Innovations Lounge

16.00 - 17.00

Plenary Session

The human factor for Industrie 4.0

A discussion about how Industrie 4.0 is changing the future requirements of work qualifications and skills; challenges for the human factor in future production scenarios and chances coming from Turkish-German collaborations.

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Volkan Atalay, Middle East Technical University

Speakers among others

Prof. Dr. F. Lehmann, Board Member & Technical Director, Mercedes-Benz Türk A.S.

Ekrem Bulur, General Manager& Deputy Chairman of Board Magnesit A.S(RHI AG)

 

 

17.00 - 18.00 Networking in the Innovations Lounge / B2B-Matchings
19.30 - 22.00

Gala Dinner

&

Turkish-German Innovation Awards 2017

  

All sessions will be held in English.

Please note that we reserve the right to make changes to this schedule or to our featured speakers as necessary.
 

 

 

 

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