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Launching Ceremony and International Forum

Launching Ceremony and International Forum

Co-sponsored by Asian Productivity Organization (APO), Ministry of Economic Affairs and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the opening ceremony of the Center for Excellence (COE on SM) and international forum will be held on August 6th (Feb.), 2019 by the China Productivity Center. The location of the activity is: No. 189, 38th Road, Taichung Industrial Zone, Taichung City.

Except inviting the delegates of the APO member countries and the instructive department of R.O.C., we will also hold the international forum to invite model enterprises to introduce techniques of smart-manufacturing. The aim of the international forum is to help the participants know the trend and applications of smart-manufacturing, and also to facilitate international interaction of industry. Through this activity, we can knowledge about the trend and demand of every APO member countries as the bridge for future invest and market expansion. Welcome to work with us and enjoy the activity!

Time Content
09:00-09:30 Registration
09:30-09:35 Introducing Visitants

Welcome Speech

Sheng-Hsiung Hsu,  Chairman of China Productivity Center


Visitant Speech

Dr. Santi Kanoktanaporn, Secretary General of Asia Productivity Organization


Visitant Speech       

Official from R.O.C. Ministry of Economic Affairs


Visitant Speech

Official from Taichung City Government

10:15-10:25 Cutting Ribbon and Taking Group Photo

Introducing  APO CoE SM

Dr. Pao-Cheng Chang, GM of China Productivity Center


Experience Sharing: Building Future Factories through Smart-Manufacturing

Fu-Chu Hsu, GM of the Fair Friend Group

11:25-13:10 Lunch Break

Digital Smart Manufacturing: How Does Statistics Determine Factory Operations

Mr. Koh Niak Wu, CEO of The Intelligent Warehouse from Singapore


Vietnam's Development on Smart-Manufacturing

Dr. Ha Minh Hiep, APO Alternate Director for Vietnam 


Using Smart Machineries to Drive Smart-Manufacturing

Wen-Chia Wu, Associate GM of Hiwin Technologies Corporation

14:40-14:50 Halftime Break

Using IoT to Enhance Productivity

Mr. Mrinmoy Chakraborty, Vice President of SOLiD Inc. 


Counselling and Training development of CoE SM

Chang Chien Fei, Associate GM of China Productivity Center Central Region Office


General Discussion

Presenter: Dr. Pao-Cheng Chang, GM of CPC with

Mr. Fu Chu Hsu, Dr. Ha Minh Hiep,

Mr. Mrinmoy Chakraborty and

Mr. Pin-Hsien Liang(Chairman of Taiwan Internet of Things Association)



Dr. Pao-Cheng Chang, GM of China Productivity Center