14th Annual European Manufacturing Strategies Summit

26th – 28th November 2018 | Berlin, Germany

Discover the Future of European Manufacturing

The 2018 agenda will cover:

  • How to become more agile, flexible and responsive
  • The Smart Factory of the future
  • How to implement the same lean & OpEx strategies across multiple plants
  • Leadership & employee engagement techniques
  • New technologies to increase output
  • Cost reduction
  • Implementing industry 4.0 to stay ahead of the competition

If you’re interested in attending in 2018 as either an attendee, speaker or commercial partner, please get in touch.


Featured Speakers

Vittorio Morizio


Vice President, Head of Manufacturing, CardiacSurgery; Head of Operational Excellence

Tharsilla Laier

GE Power

Operations Excellence Leader

Stefano Cortiglioni

Toyota Material Handling Europe

Toyota Academy: Business Improvement Director

Stefan Köhler

Volvo GTO

Vice President & General Manager (AVI Arabian Vehicles & Trucks Industry Co. Ltd)

Simon Jacobson


Vice President

Simon Hardiman

UTC Aerospace Systems

Continuous Improvement Director

Sibylle Buettner

Continental Automotive GmbH

Plant Manager, Dortmund

Sezin Taskin Koeylueoglu

Siemens Limited China

Lean Program Manager, Business Unit Transformers

Sergio Ros Hernandez


Managing Director

Sebastian Mueller

Airbus Group

Head of Manufacturing Strategy & Exploration

Reinhold Gietl


Factory Manager

Professor Sujit Banerji

WMG, University of Warwick

Executive Director, WMG Education

Prof. Dimitris Kiritsis


Chair, IFIP WG5.7 – Advances in Production Management Systems, Member, Advisory Group LEIT-NMBP of the European Commission

Paul Mairl

GKN Powder Metallurgy

Chief Digital Officer

Nick Miesen


Global Manager Operational Technology, Utilities & Water Engineering

Milan Jerabek


Project Director

Michel van den Hoven


Business Process Owner

Luis Miguel Rodríguez


IT Director

Josef Kriegmair

MTU Aero Engines

Project Management, Production

Jorge Blanco Catalá

3P Biopharmaceuticals

Head of USP Manufacturing

Ignacio Pastor Nobrega


Packaged Explosives Manufacturing Manager

Hervé Ghesquières


Global Head of Industrial Engineering

Herbert Klein

Agfa Healthcare

Site Manager & Manager Production Peissenberg and Site Manager & Production Optics Manager Peiting

Giampaolo Burello

Husqvarna Group

Global Manufacturing Strategy Manager

Frederic Moret

Faurecia Interior Systems

Industrial Director

Francesco Sala

Pirelli Tyre S.p.A.

Senior Vice President of Technical Operations.

Fernando Ortega Feliu

Airbus Defence & Space

Head of Automated Assembly of CBC

Ferdi Aksoy

Yazaki Europe

Regional Head/General Manager

Dr Michael Moedler

Lonza AG

Head of Training Ibex

Dr Jagjit Singh Srai

University of Cambridge

Head of Centre for International Manufacturing

Dirk Borghs


Senior Executive VP & COO

Denis Treacy

Pladis Global

Chief Safety, Quality, Security & Environment Officer

Conor Browne


Global Head of Capital Strategy & Services

Christian Haupt

Grammer AG

Operations Director

Çağdaş Cantürk

Perfetti Van Melle Turkey

Continuous Improvement and Development Manager 

Bart Wouters


Site Director

Arturo Galvan


Factory Manager

Armin Schwab


Vice President, Plant Management & Site Responsible (WeP/PM)

Ariane Roos


Senior Director, Customer Services and Operations (Benelux)

Antonio Rossi


Plant Director

Ana Camilo Raposo

Grupo Vendap

Quality & Continuous Improvement Director

Alexandre Goubin


Director, LEGO Continuous Improvement

Alberto Tureikis

IMI Hydronic Engineering

Operations Lean Transformation – Division Director

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