SGC Mittelstand Committee Breakfast Briefing - Industrie 4.0:What is it? Why is it such a Big Thing?
About the Breakfast Briefing:
The session will highlight the technological breakthrough developments that enabled Industrie 4.0 to emerge. Joachim Ihrcke, co-Chairman of the SGC Mittelstand committee will give an overview while an industry expert will conclude with an introduction of the 'Digital Twin' concept, showcasing how Industrie 4.0 will control all manufacturing processes.
About the Speakers:
Mr. Joachim H Ihrcke is an Electrical Engineer by training and has been living in Asia for more than 35 years. He is currently Senior Advisor to DMGMORI Singapore Pte Ltd, the largest Machine Tool Manufacturer in Germany. His focus is on development of Additive Manufacturing Applications and on industry robots for the machine building industry.
Previously he managed the Asian operation of the German Management Consulting firm Droege Group with offices in Shanghai, Mumbai and Singapore for almost 20 years.
Prior to joining Droege Group, he was the Managing Director of the German Centre for Industry and Trade Pte Ltd, Singapore, for four years. The German Centre was set up as an Incubator Centre for 140 German Small and Medium-sized Enterprises using Singapore as the springboard to Asia.
Mr. Ihrcke sat on the Board of Governors of Singapore’s Temasek Polytechnic for nine years and held various positions with National and Supra-National organizations. He is also President Emeritus of the European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. Mr Ihrcke is an honorary member of the Singapore German Chamber of Commerce, where he served as Vice President for many years and presently co-chairs the Chamber’s Mittelstands-committee.
In 1988, Mr Ihrcke was awarded the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany.
Siemens Pte Ltd., Singapore
Executive Vice President responsible for ASEAN
Digital Factory and Process Industries & Drives
Siemens Pte Ltd., Singapore, Industry
Executive Vice President of ASEAN
Siemens Ltd., Taiwan
Automation & Drives
Siemens AG, Nuremberg
Siemens AG, Industry
Audit Project Team Leader
Siemens AG, Erlangen
Director of Service and Customer Support
Siemens PLC, England Manchester
Director of International Business Development
Siemens AG, Building Automation, Karlsruhe, Zug Switzerland
Sales Director of German Sales Regions
Landis & Gyr, Building Automation, Frankfurt
Regional Sales Manager
Siemens AG, Automation
Project Manager, Engineering
University of Giessen, Germany -
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
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8:00 AM - 9:30 AM SGT
- Ocean 6, Level 2, Pan Pacific Singapore
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