Montreal Event

In-Person Event for Fall 2021

German Technology Day will now feature a live in-person French speaking event to connect the Automation Industry with the latest technologies and solutions from EPLAN, Festo, Murrelektronik, PILZ, Bosch Rexroth, Rittal and WAGO.

To view the Agenda and Speakers in French, please click below:

Montreal Event

Conference Time

November 2, 2021
9:00 am – 4:00 pm ET

Conference Place Address

Novotel
2599 Boulevard Alfred Nobel
Saint-Laurent, QC

Auditorium Sessions

German Technology Day offers a full-day technical session event that runs in conjunction with the exhibition.

The 7 companies will present live sessions covering a variety of topics focused on this year’s theme: The Future of Factory Automation: Safe, Secure & Connected.

Exhibit Hall Booths

Live events: Each company will have exclusive booths to share their latest industry-leading, energy-efficient solutions, and introduce you to some of the most innovative technology.

Virtual Event: The “virtual booths” which include a range of videos, literature and case studies on the various solutions.

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Special Introduction

The Montreal event will commence with a greeting from the Consul General, Federal Republic of Germany, Montreal, Susanne Aschi-Glesius.

 

Agenda

The 7 companies will take you through the Manufacturing Value Chain from Design to Production. This is the next revolution in manufacturing as businesses coordinate together to move into a new era of faster production and turnaround time. The sessions will tie into the main theme while highlighting some of their main solutions for Industry 4.0.

Speaker

Time

Session

Venue

Registrations, Breakfast, Exhibits
Introductions
Roland Younk

President, EPLAN Canada

Andre Bousette

President, Rittal Systems Ltd., Canada

PILZ Yannick Jacques
Yannick Jacques

CMSE® - Certified Machinery Safety Expert, PILZ

WAGO Sergio Vergara
Sergio Vergara

Senior Sales and Application Specialist, WAGO

Lunch & Exhibits
Festo Kevin Tardif
Kevin Tardif

Electric Automation Business Development Specialist, Festo

Ejen-Armand Eskhandari
Ejen-Armand Eskhandari

Technical Sales Quebec, Murrelektronik

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Dave Hinder

Product Manager for Electric Drives and Controls, Bosch Rexroth

Networking & Exhibits

Speakers

President
EPLAN Canada

Roland Younk is responsible for establishing EPLAN Canada and has been responsible for its success in Canada for almost 25 years. Roland has over 30 years’ experience with the EPLAN software and services portfolio, and brings a wealth of knowledge to this role in Canada.

Andre Bousette

President
Rittal Systems Ltd., Canada

André has been with Rittal Systems Ltd., Canada for over 25 years when he joined as an Account Manager, then rose to National and Regional Sales Manager, and today, he leads Rittal across Canada. He has over 30 years’ of experience in the Manufacturing and Automation fields, and has established himself as an innovator and thought leader in this space.

PILZ Yannick Jacques

CMSE® - Certified Machinery Safety Expert
PILZ Canada

Yannick has over 15 years of experience in safety machinery. He took part in the conception of several projects in a variety of different industries. Since 2017, Yannick takes care of the development of Eastern Canada for Pilz and he is also our CMSE (Certified Machinery Safety Expert) instructor for our French speaking CMSE Training sessions.

WAGO Sergio Vergara

Senior Sales and Application Specialist
WAGO

Sergio has been working for WAGO for more than 4 years, before that, he has worked for some the biggest companies in the automation industry. As a PLC and DCS programmer, he has been part of multidisciplinary teams in a wide range of industries in Canada, United States and South America. At WAGO he is in charge of supporting the industrial automation line of products in Quebec and the Maritimes.

Festo Kevin Tardif

Electric Automation Business Development Specialist
FESTO Canada

Kevin has a bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering and has held different roles throughout the last ten years, from design, project management and business development. He applied his experience in Industrial Automation and in the Military Industry. He is now in charge of expanding the Electric Automation market at Festo, thanks to his specialization in electrical motors, servomotors and PLCs.

Ejen-Armand Eskhandari

Technical Sales Quebec
Murrelektronik

Ejen has numerous years of  experience in Industrial Automation. He has held several positions with automation distribution as both a technical representative and robotics specialist. Ejen utilizes his past experiences to provide cost effective solutions that simplify the connectivity needs of his customers.

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Gabriel Beignet

Product Manager for Electric Drives and Controls
Bosch Rexroth

Dave over 25 years of automation experience, specifically in the fields of controls, motion and drives.  Has been with Bosch for the last 18 years, starting as a Technical Sales Consultant, and later transitioning to the Product Manager role for Electric Drives and Controls.

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Product Manager for Electric Drives and Controls
Bosch Rexroth

Dave over 25 years of automation experience, specifically in the fields of controls, motion and drives.  Has been with Bosch for the last 18 years, starting as a Technical Sales Consultant, and later transitioning to the Product Manager role for Electric Drives and Controls.