Digitalisation Training

Leading Intelligent Engineering

Reduce cost, market faster and increase productivity in your product development

The Programme

Join Professors Frank Piller and Tim Simpson as they demonstrate how you can reduce cost, market faster and increase efficiency in your product development process using groundbreaking technologies. You can attend this session by itself or as a follow-up to the Leading the Factory of the Future Masterclass.

Day 1
Frank Piller and Tim Simpson explain how you can leverage the latest technologies in product development. Learn how you can push the frontiers of digital manufacturing with intelligent engineering.
Day 2
Go behind the scenes at Volvo or Philips to see how you can become a design and engineering pioneer in the exclusive tours. Hear from senior executives at Volvo and Philips to understand how you can enable these processes for advanced product development in your own company.
Day 3
Understand how to establish a technology-driven culture in your business and develop the skills needed to create a powerhouse for your digital future. To complete the Masterclass, Frank Piller and Tim Simpson will work with you to develop a roadmap for embedding intelligent engineering in your company.

Go behind the scenes

Witness smart engineering and innovation culture at the world’s leading companies. Choose a tour at Volvo – the most tech-centric brands in the automotive industry, or pick a visit to Philips to learn its market-changing engineering approach.

Meet Frank & Tim

Frank Piller and Tim Simpson are world-renowned experts in digitalisation, design and innovation. Frank is Professor of Management Technology at RWTH Aachen University and Tim is Professor of Engineering Design & Manufacturing ar Pennsylvania State University.

Why attend our Masterclass?

Implementing digital technologies in engineering


To identify and assess opportunities for product development using digitisation and how to establish your roadmap for achieving competitive differentiation.

Benchmark against Volvo, Philips and Volvo


Benchmark against Volvo’s or Philips’ forefront design and engineering and ask your questions to their leadership team.

Network with engineering professionals


Share best practice with senior level managers, directors and VPs that are involved in Research & Development, Innovation Management, Technology Management, Product Management, Strategy, Development Excellence and Continuous Improvement.

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“It opened the mind; An innovative, powerful and very interesting meeting.”

Director, Electrolux

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