By the Members, of the Members & for the Members

Program

INTERNATIONAL TOOLING SUMMIT 2018

1 - 2 ( Thu - Fri ) February 2018 | The Leela Palace Chennai

Driving Indian Tooling Industry - Opportunities and Challenges

Day 1 - 1st  February 2018

Timing
09:00 Hrs 09:45 Hrs Registration & High Tea
09:45 Hrs 10:00 Hrs Inaugural, light lamping
    National Anthem
10:00 Hrs 10:10 Hrs Welcome address DK Sharma - President, TAGMA India
10:10 Hrs 10:20 Hrs Chief Guest Speech Steffen Heim, Executive Director, Corporate Purchasing, Volkswagen India
10:20 Hrs 10:30 Hrs Guest of honour speech S Ganesh Mani, Sr Vice President, Production, Hyundai Motor India
10:30 Hrs 10:40 Hrs Guest of honour speech Harish Laxman, Vice Chairman, Rane Group
10:40 Hrs 10:50 Hrs Keynote address Hitachi Metals, India + Goel Steel Company
10:55 Hrs 11:00 Hrs Vote of Thanks D Ravi - Chairman of ITS 2018 Committee
11:00 Hrs 11:15 Hrs Tea Break 1-1
11:15 Hrs 12:00 Hrs Panel Discussion 1 Indian tooling Industry - Opportunities and Challenges
12:00 Hrs 12:30 Hrs Technical Session - 1 Hitachi Metals India + Goel Steel Company

Osamu Kanechika

Advanced material solutions for PDC or Press tool & good heat treatment procedures and surface quoting options.,

12:30 Hrs 13:00 Hrs Technical Session - 2 Makino Yamamoto
13:00 Hrs 14:00 Hrs Lunch Break
14:00 Hrs 14:20 Hrs Special Session - 1 VEM Tooling India Pvt Ltd

Marc Weinmann - CEO

Bench marking of global tool rooms vs Indian tool rooms

14:20 Hrs 15:05 Hrs Panel Discussion 2 Digital Manufacturing - Way ahead
15:05 Hrs 15:35 Hrs Technical Session - 3 Autodesk India Pvt Ltd

Pankaj Guaba - Head - Digital Manufacturing Group - India and Middle East

The future of manufacturing : get ready to make anything

15:35 Hrs 16:05 Hrs Technical Session - 4 MASTIP Technology Limited Paul Altorf - Vice President
16:05 Hrs 16:20 Hrs Tea-Break 1-2
16:20 Hrs 16:50 Hrs Technical Session - 5 Anand Mould Steels Pvt Ltd

Ashish Bhansali - Director

Selection of right grade for individual application

16:50 Hrs 17:20 Hrs Technical Session - 6 Millutensil SRL, Italy

Veronica Just - Vice President

BLUE LINE DIE & MOLD SPOTTING PRESSES for plastic molds and diecasting dies.

17:20 Hrs 18:00 Hrs Tea-Break 1-3
18:00 Hrs 19:00 Hrs Entertainment cum net working
19:00 Hrs 20:00 Hrs Felicitation of Senior Leaders & Entertainment
20:00 Hrs 22:00 Hrs   Networking - Cocktail cum Dinner - Light live Band

Day 2 - 2nd  February 2018

Timing
09:00 Hrs 09:30 Hrs Registration
09:30 Hrs 09:45 Hrs Opening remarks
09:45 Hrs 10:15 Hrs Technical Session - 7 Bohler Uddeholm India Pvt Ltd

Armin Wiedenegger - Manager - Strategy & Business Development

Opportunities & Challenges of Additive Manufacturing in Moulds & Die Making

10:15 Hrs 10:45 Hrs Technical Session - 8 MoldMasters
10:45 Hrs 11:30 Hrs Panel Discussion 3 Indian Tooling Industry - Customer expectations
11:30 Hrs 11:45 Hrs Tea Break 2-1
11:45 Hrs 12:15 Hrs Technical Session - 9 Schmolz + Bickenbach Umesh Godbole - DGM- Technical services
12:15 Hrs 12:45 Hrs Technical Session - 10 Strömsholmen AB , Sweden

Zoltan Pap - Product Manager

Innovative and Flexible forming solutions for stamping dies

12:45 Hrs 13:00 Hrs Special Session - 2 Citi Bank

Gobinath Pathmanathan - Senior VP

Finance for non-finance Managers

13:00 Hrs 13:45 Hrs Lunch Break
13:45 Hrs 14:00 Hrs Special Session - 3 NRI Consulting & Solutions India

Ashim Sharma - Partner & Group Head

Development of tooling ecosystem in India

14:00 Hrs 14:30 Hrs Technical Session - 11 KIND&Co, Germany

Christoph Muller

Hot Stamping of UHSS steel and need for specialised toolings and raw material

14:30 Hrs 15:00 Hrs Technical Session - 12
15:00 Hrs. 15:15 Hrs. Tea Break 2-2
15:15 Hrs. 16:00 Hrs. Panel Discussion 4 Impact of EV on Tooling Industry
16:00 Hrs 16:10 Hrs Closing Session
16:10 Hrs 16:15 Hrs Vote of Thanks