2022 HoST & Partners Day – “Smart Manufacturing, In Touch Tomorrow” Event Brief

2022 HoST & Partners Day – “Smart Manufacturing, In Touch Tomorrow” Event Brief

Speakers for Topic 1
The Intelligent plant floor

HoST & Partners Day 2022

Mr KC. Tay
Senior Commercial Engineer, Asia Pacific, Rockwell Automation

KC is the Senior Commercial Engineer, Rockwell Automation, He is an industry veteran well versed in both industrial automation and digital transformation, with 15 years with Rockwell Automation.  He has in-dept expert-level experience in Logix Platform, Rockwell Software, Industrial Networking, and Oil & Gas Process Industries, and has enabled the adoption of new technologies by many customers across Asia Pacific.

Presentation Synopsis:

Maintenance organizations are looking at adopting modern cloud computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) to replace paper, spreadsheets or legacy systems for better asset performance, maintenance efficiency, optimizing inventory cost, making data-driven decisions and connecting teams & systems. Fiix by Rockwell Automation, an enterprise asset management solution, connects teams, tools, data, and processes to get critical insights, scale your maintenance program, and boost asset performance.

HoST & Partners Day 2022

Mr Edward Fun 
Head of Business Development, Stratus Technologies

Edward Fun is the Head of Business Development AP at Stratus Technologies with more than 25 years of experience in the area of business development and channel management, both in the IT and OT space. He graduated from Temasek Polytechnic with a Diploma in Information Technology, specializing in System Analysis, designing and implementing information systems. He was also an Advisory Committee Member for Temasek Polytechnic, School of Informatics and IT from 2005 to 2013. At work, Edward is always keen to share both strategic and tactical ideas with channel partners to help them grow organically. During the weekend, he likes a game of golf or takes a walk in the woods in the central catchment area in Singapore.

Presentation Synopsis:

Manufacturing practices continue to evolve as business expectations rise year over year. In parallel, technologies such as SCADA/AI ML/Edge Compute are merging to accelerate this evolution. Join Stratus” session titled “Compute at the Edge. Is it tomorrow or today” as we dive deeper into how Edge Computing will evolve in 2022/023 from both a global and regional perspective.

HoST & Partners Day 2022

Mr HS Yong
Product Specialist, Rittal Singapore

Yong is the Product Specialist, Rittal Singapore. He has more than 30 years of experience in the Electrical & Automation sector. He has been with Rittal for the last 25 years and is a key member of the sales department providing cost-effective solutions to customers.

Presentation Synopsis:

Infinite possibilities from a single source – In this session, you will learn about the solutions that provide the basis for “Rittal – The System.” The modular system architecture enables our solutions to be tailored to your precise needs and requirements – completely individual, tailored to your company and industry, directly from our standard range.

Speakers for Topic 2  
Realizing productivity through smart devices

Mr Stephen Li
Area Sales Manager, Mobile Industrial Robots (MIR)

Stephen Li is the Area Sales Manager, APAC of Mobile Industrial Robots (MiR), a rapidly growing and leading manufacturer of autonomous mobile robots. He joined the company in May 2022 to manage MiR’s business in a region including Southeast Asia, Australia, New Zealand and India. With close to 14 years of experience in industrial process control and automation, he is a solution-based, customer-oriented and passionate sales leader where his strength is at sales management, customer communication and strategy execution. Most of the period has been in Sales Management and the other was in Marketing and Business Development, with exceptions. Armed with a degree in Electrical Engineering, and a postgraduate degree in Mechatronics and Automatic Control, Stephen had played key roles in business throughout his career with multiple market-leading companies.

Presentation Synopsis:

Businesses of nearly any size and in nearly every industry are looking at automation to help improve competitiveness and employee safety. A prime target is material transportation, where there are many possibilities of optimizing processes and workflows significantly with autonomous mobile robots or AMRs. MiR AMRs address a range of workflows for small and mid-sized manufacturers to large manufacturing and distribution centers. MiR AMRs help optimize your internal logistics and take over monotone and time-consuming tasks allowing the employees to focus on more value-adding work.

HoST & Partners Day 2022

Mr Kwang Yinn, Chong
Product Marketing Manager, Southeast Asia & Pacific, Festo Pte Ltd

Kwang Yinn is the Product Marketing Manager with more than 15 years of experience in industrial automation control systems. He demonstrated solid project management skills in tackling projects successfully from beginning to end. He has showcased his strong problem-solving and ability towards designing variant electrical, instrumentation and software control system solutions for different applications.

Presentation Synopsis:

As the world’s leading provider of pneumatic and electrical automation technology, Festo offers the right solution for every challenge. We exploit the synergies between both areas for your benefit while our fully integrated range offers you solutions from a single source. Our customers profit from the know-how of our experts, from the initial consultation to far beyond the application of our products and solutions. Therefore, we pride ourselves as a fully integrated solutions provider that covers your entire value chain.

HoST & Partners Day 2022

Mr Gin Yang, Ang
Enterprise Sales Manager, CAD-IT Consultants (Asia) Pte Ltd

Account Manager at CAD-IT Consultants, Gin Yang is responsible for key accounts management and driving digital initiatives to clients. He has 4 years of sales experience and has been working with clients within different industries such as Aerospace, Defence, Semiconductor, Bio-Medical as well as FMCG. Gin Yang has successfully worked with more than 20 clients in driving digital initiatives in their factories and is dedicated to working with clients to achieve their goals.

Presentation Synopsis:

With the age of digital technology being upon us. The use of smart devices can now be deployed to monitor and track processes to improve yields and gains. Traditional processes of logging data using tally sheets or excels are a thing of the pass. In this session, we will share the best practices in the usage of smart devices and how collated data could be processed to realise productivity. 

You are invited to visit our physical exhibition! Join us!

See you there and Register now with your interest topic.

Date      : 5th August 2022

Time      : 9 am to 4 pm  ( SG time )

Location: Lifelong Learning Centre ( Event Hall 1 ),11 Eunos Rd 8, Singapore 408601(Nearest MRT – Paya Lebar MRT) 



About HoST

HoST, founded back in 1990, operates in the industrial automation market across Singapore and parts of South East Asia. HoST’s vision is to be a company that delivers customer-centric values to address evolving business needs. HoST has been mainly recognised as the sole authorised distributor of Allen-Bradley Company in Singapore. Over the years, HoST has not only established strong ties with its various business partners but have continued to build new and successful business relationships to provide its customers with the best-in-class solutions that are available in this competitive market. HoST ever-expanding portfolio of solutions makes up the three core pillars of its business, specifically in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT), Industrial Network and Security, as well as Carbon Footprint Reduction, which reflect HoST’s commitment to innovation and sustainable growth.

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