Speakers 2016

8th - 9th March 2016

Dimitris Kiritsis

Professor of ICT - Sustainable Manufacturing, EPFL, Switzerland

Prof. Dimitris Kiritsis is a faculty member at the School of Engineering of EPFL and head of the group ICT for Sustainable Manufacturing. He has more than 25 years of research and teaching experience at EPFL, including initiating and leading international research projects in the domain of Closed-Loop Lifecycle Management with applications of product embedded information devices, product lifecycle modelling and simulation, ontology-based engineering, predictive maintenance and engineering asset management as well as sustainable manufacturing. Prof. Kiritsis is also member of several international associations and organisations such as Manufuture-EU, EFFRA, and Manufuture-CH.

Presenting: Closed Loop Lifecycle Management (CL2M) - Concepts, Standards and Use Cases - 9 Mar 2016, 01:05

With the move of many companies into the smart, servicable product space, it has come to light that traditonal PLM is no longer cutting it when it comes to data collection and management. For the connected product world to work, a closed loop PLM approach is required, enabled by the industrial internet.

This session will give you a detailed insight into the benefits of adopting a Closed Loop Lifecycle Management (CL2M) approach including concepts, standards, examples of use cases and running projects.

We will cover: 

  • CL2M concepts and models
  • Enabling technologies for CL2M
  • Emerging new standards for the Industrial IoT
  • Application examples and use-cases