News & Events

Date : 03 Oct 2013
Venue : Auditorium, Level 3, Tower Block, Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, 71 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 638075.

The theme for this year’s MPTC (Manufacturing Productivity Technology Centre) Annual Conference is Technology-enabled Productivity Improvement to showcase the benefits and impact of leveraging on technologies to improve productivity at the company and industry level. Mr Lee Yi Shyan, Senior Minister of State for Trade & Industry and National Development, is the Guest-of-Honour.

Mr Chris Davie, CEO of Singapore Aerospace Engineering Services Ltd (SAESL) will deliver a keynote speech on productivity improvement. This is complemented by RFID implementation success stories presented by companies in the manufacturing and service sectors. In the afternoon, there are two parallel technical sessions, Lean & Operations Management and Automation & Process.

In addition, solutions providers in RFID, robotics and automation are showcasing their products and services. Exhibitors include ABB Pte Ltd, Daifuku Mechatronics (S) Pte Ltd, Dassault Systemes, Deskera, Hexagon Metrology Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, Invengo International Pte Ltd, Keyence Singapore Pte Ltd, Leaptron Engineering Pte Ltd, LHT Holdings Limited, Motorola Solutions, Reis Robotics Singapore Pte Ltd, Shonan Design (S) Pte Ltd, Smartag Solutions Bhd, Tigernix Pte Ltd and Wavex Technologies Pte Ltd.





Welcome Address

by Dr Lee Eng Wah,   Director, Manufacturing Productivity and Technology Centre and

Director, National   RFID Centre


Address by Guest-of-Honour

Mr Lee Yi Shyan, Senior Minister of State for   Trade & Industry and National Development


RFID Innovation Platform Update

by Dr Gan Oon Peen, SIMTech


Signing Ceremony


Productivity Keynote Speech

Innovation and Productivity Improvement :   Answer to Today's Challenges

by Mr Chris Davie, CEO, Singapore Aero Engine Services Private   Limited (SAESL)


Networking Break & Exhibitions


RFID Event Management   System – Integrated Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibition (iMICE)

by Mr Goh Jin Quan, Lecturer, Technology   Development Centre, ITE


Jewellery RFID Stock Management System   (JRSMS) - Jewellery Tracking

by Ms Chng Puey Ngee Charlene, Senior   Supervisor, Poh Heng Jewellery Pte Ltd


RFID Enabled Finished Goods Tracking, Verification and Management

by Mr Alvin Lee Kian Yi,  General Manager, Makino Asia


RFID Student Management System (R-SMS)

by Mr Adrian Yeap, CEO, Yeap Transport


Drycleaning Retail Management System

by Mr Chan Chek Yeow, CEO, Presto Drycleaners Pte Ltd


Networking Lunch & Exhibition




Track   : Lean & Operations Management

Venue : Training Rooms 1   & 2

Track Chair : Dr Roland Lim

Track : Automation & Process

Venue : Auditorium

Track Chair : Dr Ng Teck Chew


Improvement   Journey in a Jet Engine Overhaul Facility

by Mr Tay Hang Chua, General Manager

Singapore Aero Engine Services Pte   Ltd

Robotic Application for Productivity

by Mr Desmond Ngern, Sales Manager

Reis Robotic S’pore Pte Ltd


An SME Journey in Starting Continuous Improvements

by Mr Kwan Li Feng, Enterprise Resource Manager

CKE Manufacturing Pte Ltd


Cost   Reduction by Measurement – Optical Breakthrough

by Mr Ng Aik Lee, Manager (Measurement & Microscope Division)

Keyence  S’pore Pte Ltd, Global Business Development


Project  Based Productivity Management Programme

by Mr Chang Keen Weng, Managing Director

Alpha Consulting & Training Pte   Ltd


Efficient Manufacturing with Robots. The New   Era

byMr Giuseppe D’Urzo, CEO

QDesign s.r.l, Shonan



Networking   Break & Exhibition


Lean Six Sigma for Productivity Improvement

by Mr Neo Tiong Wee, General Manager & Founder

Kaizen   Consulting Group

Advanced Offline Robot Programming  Development

by Mr Daniel Marcovici, Application Manager for   Robotmaster

MacKenzie University


Journey to Shingo

by Mr Christian Cater, IQP Head

Novartis Singapore Pharmaceutical   Manufacturing


Automation   and Real-Time Control to Improve Production Processes

by Mr Niklaus Suter, Manager   (Global Commercial Support)

Hexagon  Metrology Asia Pacific Pte Ltd


Abbot Manufacturing Singapore Productivity Journey

by Ms Ho Ann Nee, Head of Business Excellence

Abbott Manufacturing Singapore Pte Ltd


Minimising  your Waste in Manufacturing Process Through High-resolution X-ray Radiography   / Computed Tomography Inspection

by Dr Liu Tong, Senior Research Engineer, PMG



Halal   Food Security & Traceability Solutions

by Mr Brian Lew Yuan Huai, Senior  Vice President

Smartag  Solutions Bhd



Challenges Facing SMEs in IT Adoption

by Mr Edwin Seah, Chief Executive Officer

Enhanzcom Pte Ltd




End of   Conference

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