By the Members, of the Members & for the Members

ITS 2019 Program Schedule

7 - 8 ( Thu - Fri ) February 2019 | Hyatt Regency, Pune

Indian Tooling Industry : Moulding and Forming the Future

Day 1:  7th  February 2019

Timing (Hrs) Programme (Tentative)
09:00  09:45  Registration & Hi-Tea
09:45 10:00 National Anthem, Light Lamping, Inaugural,
10:00 10:10 Welcome Address by D K Sharma - President, TAGMA INDIA
10:10 10:20 Chief Guest Speech
10:20 10:30 Guest of Honour speech
10:30 10:40 Guest of Honour speech
10:40 10:50 Keynote Address
10:50 11:00 Vote of Thanks
Hi-Tea Break 1-1
11:15    12:00    Panel Discussion - 1 OEMs and Tooling Suppliers - Collaborative Approach
Moderator: Mr. Ashim Sharma - Nomura Research Institute India Pvt. Ltd. | Partner & Group Head - Business Performance Improvement Consulting (Auto , Engineering & Logistics)
Mr. Ramani Krishnan – Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd | Head Projects
Mr. Marc Weinmann - VEM Tooling (India) Private Limited 
Mr. Günther Prunner - Voestalpine | Regional Innovation Manager
Mr. Kannan Venkatraman  - Milacron India Pvt Ltd (Mold-Masters Division) | Managing Director
12:00 12:30 Technical Session - 1 PCK Buderus India Special Steels
12:30 13:00 Technical Session - 2 "New Trends in Die Making a) Electronic In-die Tapping and b) Wireless Pressure Monitoring Systems for Gas Springs" 
by Mr. Jochen Schafer - Fibro
Lunch Break
14:00 14:30 Technical Session - 3 "Future Of Making" 
by Pankaj Gauba - Autodesk India Pvt. Ltd
14:30 15:00 Technical Session - 4 Multiple Special Steels Pvt. Ltd
15:00 15:30 Technical Session - 5 Mr. Christen Merkle - AHP Merkle
15:30 16:00 Technical Session - 6 Yudo Hot Runner India Pvt. Ltd
Hi-Tea Break 1-2
16:15  16:45 Technical Session - 7 Mr. Markus Gürcan - Director - Technology und Quality Krefeld, Deutsche Edelstahlwerke Specialty Steel GmbH & Co. KG 
16:45 17:30 Panel Discussion - 2 3D Printing – How Will Subtractive & Additive Technologies Evolve In Future
Moderator: Mr. Pankaj Gauba - Autodesk India Pvt. Ltd. | Head Digital Manufacturing Group - India & Middle East
Mr. Gourav Ray - GE India Private Limited | Senior Sales Director, South Asia
Mr. Dharmesh Raval - Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd | Dy. General Manager, Components Development & Materials Management
Mr. Dean Franks - Autodesk Inc | Additive Business Head
Mr. Sunil Rao - DMG Mori | Deputy Managing Director
Break
18:00 19:00 Felicitation of Industry Stalwarts
19:00 22:00 Entertainment - Networking - Cocktail cum Dinner

Day 2:   8th   February 2019

Timing (Hrs)Programme (Tentative)
09:00  09:30  Registration & Hi-Tea
09:30 09:45 Opening remarks
9:45 10:10 Technical Session - 8 PCK Buderus (India) Special Steels Pvt Ltd
10:10 10:35 Technical Session - 9 Mr. Anil Patil, Reliable Autotech Pvt. Ltd
10:35 11:20 Panel Discussion 3 Emerging Sectors for Indian Tooling Suppliers
Moderator: Mr. K C Mani - BDB India Private Limited | Managing Director
Mr. S. M. Vaidya - Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd | EVP – Business Head Aerospace Division
Mr. Jonathon Azzopardi - Canadian Association of Mold Makers | Chairman
Hi-Tea Break 2-1
11:35 12:00 Technical Session - 10 Anand Mould Steels Pvt. Ltd
12:00 12:25 Technical Session - 11 "Overview on global toolmakers in Asia, Europe and US/Canada and how Indian toolmakers can reach to their standards." 
by Dirk Soltau - Head of Chemi- Kaufteilemanagement – Beschaffung, VW
12:25 12:50 Technical Session - 12 "Solutions for Diecasting and Plastic Injection Moulding using Integrated Additive Manufacturing" 
by Günther Prunner - Regional Innovation Manager, Voestalpine        
12:50 13:15 Technical Session - 13 CADOPT Technologies Private Limited
Lunch Break
14:15 14:40 Technical Session - 14 "Smart Manufacturing in Tool Rooms for Improved Productivity" 
by Dr. Asim Tewari, IIT
14:40 15:05 Technical Session - 15 "Hot Press Forming & Aluminium Stamping : Application & Challenges"  
by Woosik Jeong - General Manager, Stamping Tool Engg. - Shin Young Co. Ltd.
15:05 15:50 Panel Discussion 4 Changing Dynamics in Auto Sector - Impact on Indian Tooling Industry
Moderator: Mr. Sumantra Barooah -Autocar Professional | Executive Director
Mr. Venkat Krishnan R - Toyota Kirloskar Motors Private Limited | General Manager, Purchase Division
Mr. Pravin Grover - TATA Motors
15:50 16:15 Technical Session - 16 "Critical aspects in Skin Panel Dies"
by Martin Heckmann - Lapple
Hi-Tea Break 2-2
16:30 16:55 Technical Session - 17
16:55 17:20 Technical Session - 18
17:20 17:25 Closing Session
17:25 17:30 Vote of Thanks