Connect the dots with us at this year’s TactonDay where the focus will be Smart Industry/Industry 4.0, the digital transformation happening right now and how manufacturers can compete on value rather than price by connecting their customer, product, and factory.
Get inspired and learn from our customers’ CPQ journeys!
What is happening with digitalization and what does the future hold? find out from our analyst expert and partner keynote sessions!
Get tips, tricks and valuable insights from our subject matter experts in our appreciated breakout sessions!
Get the opportunity to discuss and network with your peers from the manufacturing industry!
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Wednesday, 24 October 2018
8:00 - 8:30Registration and coffee
8.30 - 9:00Conference openingFrederic Laziou, CEO & Petra Lindgren, Facilitator
9:00 - 9:45Smart, connected products and operations – the benefits and how to make it happenKent Eriksson, PTC
9:45 - 10:15Partner Keynote: Salesforce
10:15 - 10:45Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:30Capturing value at scale from Industry 4.0 – Moving beyond pilot purgatoryDr. Bernhard Mühlreiter, Associate Partner McKinsey & Company
11:30-12:15The power of guidance and pre-planning – the golden nugget of industrial digitization; Why rules configuration is becoming a critical business capability and industrial firms continuously fail to realize its importance and complexity Pelle Magnusson, Director Industry X.0 Nordic Lead Accenture
12:15 - 1:15Lunch
1:15 - 1:30 Interview with TUA Chairman Karina RydbergKarina Rydberg & Petra Lindgren
1:30 - 2:15Customer case, FL Smidth: Everything can be configured- Moving from an ETO to CTO company through Tacton CPQMorten Hugo Bennick, Product Configuration Manager, FLSmidth A/S
2:15 - 2:45Coffee break and transition to breakout sessions
2:45 - 3:30Breakout sessions
3:45 - 4:30Breakout sessions
4:30 - 5:00Tacton User Associtaion Annual Meeting (Members of Tacton User Association only)
5:00 - Mingle, food and drinks at Stockholm CCC
Thursday, 25 October 2018
9:00 - 9:15 amRecap from WednesdayPetra Lindgren, Facilitator
9:15-9:45Transform or die – Digital Transformation is not optional anymoreOla Reppling, Director Business Development Microsoft
11:15 - 12:00Customer Case, Wärtsilä- Time-to-volume is critical in a diverse market – Accelerate with smarter CPQJan-Anders Backlund, Senior Development Manager, Energy Solutions Wärtsilä
12:00 -1:00Lunch and mingle
1:00 - 1:45Breakout sessions
2:00 - 2:45Breakout sessions
2:45 - 3:15Coffee break
3:15 - 4:00Customer Case, Wilo - Digital Transformation - how Digitalisation supports a strategic company approachJan Radzey, Senior Vice President Corporate Strategy & Marketing at Wilo
4:00 - 4:30Conference closingFrederic Laziou, CEO Tacton Systems
WednesdayLevel up your Tacton modeling skillsFor: People working with Tacton Administration Learn how to model in such a way that the Tacton configuration engine performs at its best. Presenting guidelines and best practices on how to create performance efficient Tacton models. Erik Ruda Solution Architecht, Tacton
Wednesday10 clear cases where digitization improve your bottom lineNils Olsson Chief Portfolio Officer, Tacton
Wednesday & ThursdayExplore the Tacton Eco System
WednesdaySponsor Breakout: Salesforce
Sponsor Breakout: MicrosoftMarcus Gullberg, Microsoft Nils Olsson, Tacton
WednesdayNext Generation of Product Modeling in Tacton AdministrationStaffan Bengtsson Senior Product Manager, Tacton
Wednesday & Thursday Learn more about the Tacton User Associationthe Tacton User Association Board
Wednesday & ThursdayCPQ – Implementation Success FactorsAnders Ingestedt Director Service Sales, Tacton
WednesdayTacton CPQ Guided Selling with Mixed Reality ExperienceREEI: Krithika Vijayshankar, Tacton CPQ solutions Bhuvan Shetty, Senior Manager, Enterprise IT Robert Bosch Engineering & Business Solutions Pvt. Ltd
ThursdayGuided Selling with Tacton CPQ in Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM"Krithika Vijayshankar, Senior Delivery Manager- Tacton CPQ solutions Bhuvan Shetty, Senior Manager, Enterprise IT Robert Bosch Engineering & Business Solutions Pvt. Ltd"
Senior Advisor, PTC
Kent Eriksson is a senior advisor helping PTC customers and partners identify and evaluate IoT and digital transformation related business opportunities, develop roadmaps, and advise on how to optimize business models and correlated processes.
Mr. Eriksson has also worked at McKinsey’s Operations Practice as an expert in product development.
Dr. Bernhard Mühlreiter
Associate Partner McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Bernhard Mühlreiter is Associate Partner at McKinsey. He has more than 12 years of experience in helping industrial clients managing disruption and digitizing at scale. He is global expert on Digital Twin, Automation, and IoT technologies
Director - Industry X.0 Nordic Lead, Accenture
Pelle facilitates and enables the digital transformation of Accenture’s industry clients. This is done using technologies to transform core operations, worker and customer experiences and business models, helping achieve new levels of efficiencies in R&D, engineering, production, manufacturing and business support through integrating systems, processes, sensors and new intelligence, as well as unlocking new business models and revenue streams by smart, connected products, services and plants that are enabled by new ecosystems.
Morten Hugo Bennick
Product Configuration Manager, FLSmidth A/S
Morten Hugo Bennick is Product Configuration Manager at FLSmidth A/S. For the last 18 years Mr. Bennick has been working with development and implementation of product configuration in constraint based rules systems.
With experience from implementing more than 200 product models, often optimized for modularization, ranging from very simple to highly advanced models with multiply integrations to engineering tools and suppliers Mr. Bennick motto is: “Anything can be configured”
Senior Vice President Corporate Strategy & Marketing, Wilo
Jan Radzey, Senior Vice President Corporate Strategy & Marketing, age 38, started working for Wilo in 2000 as a Bachelor of Arts Student. After his studies, he started his career at Wilo covering various fields on both the product side in the market segments and on the sales side in Group Customer Excellence. In 2016, he took over the responsibility of the strategic part in the company, leading Corporate Strategy & Marketing.
Director Business Development, Microsoft
Ola Reppling once had a real job in manufacturing but has spent most of his career as a consultant helping global manufacturing companies optimize their value chain. As a Director of Business Development for Microsoft, he continues to support global manufacturing companies in their effort to become more competitive through digital transformation. The difference is that he now works for the company that provides the platform and tools that enable full digital transformation.
Ola has an M.Sc. in IT and M.Sc. in Business and before joining Microsoft he was with Telia, PwC, Capacent, Atlas Copco and McKinsey & Co.
Senior Development Manager, Wärtsilä Energy Solutions
Jan-Anders Backlund is a Senior Development Manager at Wärtsilä. For the last 18 years, Jan-Anders has worked with Wärtsilä Energy Solutions; the first 9 years as consultant and the past 9 years as a Wärtsilä employee. He has worked in several areas such as project documentation, project delivery and for the past 7 years in Sales Development. He and his team develop tools that help front-end sales and back-office sales to ease and speed up their daily work. The team’s motto is: get rid of excel.