Trendsetting automation technology unveiled at B&R India's user conference
B&R India's annual user conference – Innovation Day 2015 – brought over 120 end users, OEMs and system integrators from a diverse range of industries, to Pune. The event served as an ideal platform for deliberating on the importance of innovation for sustainable growth in the manufacturing industry, as well as for exploring some of the latest innovations in the field of automation.
"Innovation is vital to keeping pace in a changing world.” says P V Sivaram, Managing Director of B&R India. "The Indian government's 'Make in India' initiative, as well as the opportunities arising out of Industry 4.0, are driving India toward the forefront of industrial development. B&R emerges as a strong partner with the innovative automation solutions it takes to master these new challenges."
Faster software development
B&R experts presented mapp technology, a revolutionary new approach to faster software development, as well as a wide variety of other topics including ready-to-use plant automation, redundant control, ultrafast automation, modular industrial PCs and Scalability+.
Prominent guest speakers from Ferromatik Milacron India, Coca-Cola Beverages, Auma India and Technoshell Automations shed light on industry trends, overall plant efficiency and much more. In his keynote on customer expectations as fuel for innovation, Shirish Divgi of Ferromatik Milacron India stated: "With the help of innovations from B&R on all fronts, from hardware and software to solutions for productivity and savings, Ferromatik Milacron is able to provide advanced solutions to its customers."
The event also hosted the launch of B&R's technology magazine "automotion India". The magazine highlights the strength of B&R in solving a wide range of complex applications in virtually every industry.
Link to the Innovations Day video: youtu.be/b5l9v5SsYMk