During this interactive plant visit as part of Smart Industry Network Netherlands, Ali el Abbassi, Site Director at ABB, and Staf Seurinck, Country Managing Director at ABB, will discuss the above-mentioned questions. Ali will elaborate on ABB’s approach towards robotics and automation and the Mission To Zero: The Factory Ede as a CO2 Neutral factory . An important part of the session is devoted to discussion and interaction with you and other participants. You are most welcome to join!
Ali el Abbassi, ABB
Staf Seurinck, ABB
Ali started his career at AkzoNobel, working both in operations and supply chain roles. In 2014 he joined ABB as operations manager, becoming site director of ABB’s plant in Ede in 2020. Ali is passionate about sustainable solutions to reach ABB’s sustainability goals for 2030 and focuses on creating the workforce of the future by investing in both technological and human skills.
Country Managing Director & Local Business Manager Motion Nederland
In the current phase of the industrial revolution, process automation and robotics play an important part in enhancing efficiency and boosting productivity. ABB is a leading global technology company that drives the transformation of the industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation, and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels. How can smart industry techniques be leveraged to make the next step to a sustainable future? And how do process automation and robotics shape not only the factory, but also the workforce of the future?
Location: ABB, Frankeneng 15, 6716 AA Ede
4 pm - 7 pm
Vision Meeting for Executives in the manufacturing industry
During this Vision Dinner, Freddie Ruijs, Head of Digital Farming at Lely, will give an insight into the development of solutions at Lely, and how the firm uses data to improve its services. In this volatile market with livestock, it is vital to offer products that create value without losing the human touch. How can collaborations help the process of digitisation and servicisation in the dairy industry? And how can the use of data drive a sustainable business model? Freddie will focus on the use of big data, and how it can help solve the challenges that the industry is currently facing. His extensive experience and the relevant topics ensure a fascinating evening. We cordially invite you to attend this event.
During this Vision Dinner, Lennart Bootsman, Head of Artificial Intelligence, will share not only share why he thinks Explainable AI is crucial but also some practical tips on how to build a model that ticks all these boxes. After his presentation, there will be an open discussion with Lennart and the other participants. You are most welcome to join!
This meeting is small-scale, interactive, private and personal. This setting offers entrepreneurs, administrators and directors the opportunity to exchange experiences and learn from each other. After Rick's and Rutger's keynote, a large part of this session is devoted to discussion and interaction. You are most welcome to participate!