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Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Announces Call for Speakers for HxGN LIVE 2018

Manufacturing leaders in design and engineering, production and metrology sought for Las Vegas event

Published: Monday, January 22, 2018 - 12:00

(Hexagon: North Kingstown, RI) -- Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence announced it is seeking high-level industry experts and thought leaders to speak at HxGN LIVE 2018, Hexagon’s premier cross-industry technology conference hosted at The Venetian in Las Vegas, June 12–15, 2018.

Speakers will have the opportunity to showcase their organization’s research and development in the field of manufacturing intelligence, or present their company’s vision, execution, and advancement toward the full realization of the smart factory. Manufacturing professionals, scientists, and educators specializing in design and engineering, production, and metrology, are invited to submit abstracts for consideration.

HxGN LIVE 2018 is for professionals, in fields such as process automation and closed-loop manufacturing, to present their stories of successful technology applications and enabling the digital thread to connect CAE, CAD, CAM, and metrology technology. This four-day event attracts attendees from across the globe seeking a first-hand experience of intelligent ecosystems for smart manufacturing, enabled by Hexagon’s portfolio of information technologies. For more information, click here.

“HxGN LIVE 2018 will be Hexagon’s boldest conference ever for customers, industry leaders, and manufacturers looking for smart change,” says Angus Taylor, president and CEO of Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence North America. “This cross-industry technology conference delivers a transformative learning environment for attendees who want an opportunity to connect with industry experts and experience the technologies shaping advanced manufacturing firsthand. HxGN LIVE celebrates great stories of success from around the world, from breakthrough innovations to new data-driven solutions unleashing the potential of the smart factory. We invite thought leaders and users to submit abstracts and share their achievements with our Hexagon community.”

Abstract submissions for the Manufacturing Intelligence track at HxGN LIVE 2018 are open until Feb. 15, 2018. Potential speakers should click here to complete the submission form. If selected, the speaker will receive a notification of acceptance no later than March 1, 2018.

Accepted speakers will receive a complimentary conference pass worth $1,349, giving them unlimited access to HxGN LIVE’s inspiring keynotes, deep-dive technology sessions, meals, entertainment, and The Zone technology expo. Speakers may also have the chance to participate in HxGN TV and radio  programs to share their stories with an even wider audience. Highlights from last year's conference can be found here.

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Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence helps industrial manufacturers develop the disruptive technologies of today and the life-changing products of tomorrow. As a leading metrology and manufacturing solution specialist, our expertise in sensing, thinking and acting – the collection, analysis and active use of measurement data – gives our customers the confidence to increase production speed and accelerate productivity while enhancing product quality.

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is part of Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.