Conference in the framework of “Tech Industry 2018” 10.30-14.00, November 30, Ķīpsala International Exhibition Centre, Ķīpasalas iela 8
10:00 Registration and Coffee10:30 Opening Vilnis Rantiņš, Chairman of the Council, Association of Mechanical Engineering and Metalworking Industries of Latvia (MASOC)Kristaps Soms, Director of Entrepreneurship Competitiveness Department, Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia Armands Krūze, Director, City Development Department, Riga City CouncilDr. Māra Jākobsone, Vice-President, Latvian Information and Communication Technology Association (LIKTA)10:45 Session 1: Engineering Industry and Digitisation – Current Status and Trends in the Baltic Sea RegionMobile Technologies – Future of the Engineering Industry in the Baltic Sea RegionIngmārs Pūķis, Vice President, Member of the Management Board, Latvian Mobile Telephone (LMT), Latvia Industry Trends and Challenges in Latvia Toms Grīnfelds, Chairman of the Board, MASOC – the Association of Mechanical Engineering and Metalworking Industries of LatviaThe Digitalisation Challenges in Lithuanian Engineering Industry Darius Lasionis, Director of Engineering Industries Association of Lithuania LINPRA Overview About Trends and Market Situation in EstoniaTriin Ploompuu, Manager, Federation of Estonian Engineering Industry Fostering Industry Digitalization in FinlandEssi Huttu, Vice President, Co-creation, DIMECC Ltd, Finland Сonceptual Framework and Toolbox for Digital Transformation of Industry of the Eurasian Economic UnionDmitry Krupsky, Head of Department of Innovation Activity Economy, Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Belarus;Anna Pobol, Director for Cooperation with EU and EaP, S&T Association "Infopark"; Assoc. Professor at Belarusian State University
12:15 Coffee Break
12:45 Session 2: Technology TrendsPredictive Asset Maintenance in Practice Linas Sneideris, Associate Partner, Advisory Services, Ernst & Young Baltic UAB, LithuaniaComputer Vision and Machine Learning Principles in Modern Food Production LinesRoberts Dlohi, Board Member, Peruza SIA, LatviaTrends and Insights on how to Optimize Manufacturing ProcessesJohan Holmsten, Business Development Manager of Monitor ERP System AB, SwedenApplications of Artificial Intelligence in Intelligent Manufacturing Process ManagementAgnis Jakobuvičs, Chairman of the Board, Apply SIA, Latvia14.00 Closing and NetworkingDuring the conference photos and videos might be taken for dissemination purposes.