Focus on Smart Manufacturing

The major attraction of the fifth Asian Tyre and Rubber Conference (ATRC2019) is Technical Sessions focusing on key topics that drive the industry forward. The third Technical Session on Day 1 (June 20, 2019) focuses on Smart Manufacturing. Ravin Kurian, Senior Manager R&D, MRF Ltd., India will be the Chairman for the session. Wang Zhiming, Vice Director, Mesnac will speak on ‘Strive for Innovation Prepare for Future’. Massimo Lenti, Technical Director, Marangoni will talk on ‘Marangoni Tyre Machinery innovations in 1st stages TBMs’. It will be followed by the presentation on ‘Flexibility in tire manufacturing’ by Ulrich Busch, Director of Sales, HF Tire Technology, Germany. Stefan Irrgang, Sales, 4JET Technologies will speak on the topic ‘Laser in tire manufacturing’.

The Technical session will be followed by Gala Entertainment and Dinner which provides enormous opportunity for networking. The Conference will have another session on Smart Manufacturing on Day 2 (June 21, 2019) as well.

ATRC 2019, organized by Tyre Asia magazine from Asian Business Media (ABM), will be held at Hyatt Regency in Chennai, India, on June 20 and 21. It will have six Technical Sessions chaired by industry veterans and papers presented by global experts in the field. The final details of the conference are falling into place.

Tom Thomas, Executive Director, Technology and Projects, CEAT Tyres, is the Chairman of ATRC.