This seminar provides an overview about available rapid-deployment OT & IT solutions, to quickly achieve measurable results in the PE company. To achieve the desired level of streamlined, automated and yet flexible “smart” production, the right operations technology (OT) and information technology (IT) must seamlessly work together. Whether you aim for complete “lights-out” autonomous production, or for a lean mix of shop floor workers and production equipment, the existence of a reliable & configurable OT & IT ecosystem is crucial. SiTA offers this entire ecosystem, in an alliance-approach, on your individual needs basis, to offer perfectly aligned technologies, from machining including tool setting, robots/cobots including gripping& handling, material conveyance & smart storage, metrology, MES & ERP & PLM software integration - to deliver the desired synergy that results from known & trusted partners complementing each other in the right mix.

Key Takeaways:

  • During Covid-19, your planner stuck at home and can they continue doing the planning at home effectively so that the production is not disrupted?
  • How can I run my machines with limited resources because of lock down yet having extra output of 30% to 60%?
  • How can my business be more competitive and how to save my operations cost by more than 30%?
  • They are too many solutions out there in the market, which one is suitable for my company? Is there any integrated solutions that I can depends on?
  • Let's hear from our Experts from Smart i4.0 Transformation Alliance to share their real experience with case studies.
  • The takeaway is to let the audience understand how to continue running business and production efficiently with extra output without disruption if there is crisis in future.


9.00 am – 9.30 amRegistration and Breakfast
9.30 am – 10.00 amIntroduction & Overview: SiTA Solution Offering & References/Shopfloor Automation & Integration
- Mun Kok Woh, Founder & Managing Director, ASTech Pte Ltd /ASTech Automation Sdn Bhd
10.00 am – 10.30 amDigital Information Management with MES/MOM within all Smart Factory Elements
- Sascha Graef, Director, Asia MPDV Group
10.30 am – 10.45 amTea Break
10.45 am – 11.15 ami4.0 Framework and the Integrated Product Lifecycle Management
- Wong Keat Tze, Director, Systems Pte Ltd /CADVision Systems Sdn Bhd
11.15 am – 11.30 amTool Management Solutions for Improving OEE Efficiency
- Amolak Preet Singh, Managing Director, Haimer Singapore Pte Ltd
11.45 am – 12.00 pmQ&A Session

Speakers’ Profile

Mun Kok Woh
Founder & Managing Director, ASTech Pte Ltd /ASTech Automation Sdn Bhd

Mr. Mun started his career involved in design and build automation equipment particularly in precision engineering industry since he graduated 29 years ago. Mr. Mun founded and established ASTech in 2003, specializes in designing, manufacturing of automation system, factory of future integration and provide full turnkey project to manufacturing companies to streamline & optimize their manufacturing processes, improve productivity and reduce operation cost. Mr. Mun actively involved in the associations. He is Deputy Chairman of Smart Automation Industry Group (SAIG), Board Member of Master Craftman Certification Board in Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) and Council Member in Singapore Precision Engineering and Technology Association (SPETA). ASTech formed a Strategic Alliance in conjunction with the inaugural Industrial Transformation ASIA-PACIFIC, the 1st Asian edition, HANNOVER MESSE Technology Event on 16th Oct 2018, known as Smart i4.0 Transformation Alliance (SiTA) to provide one-stop i4.0 integrated solutions. He is Chairman of SiTA with 21 members. 9 from Singapore and 12 from International companies.

Speakers’ Profile

Sascha Graef
Director, Asia MPDV Group

Mr. Sascha Graef, German national, is the Director Asia of the worldwide MPDV Group, Germany’s leading solution provider for Smart Factory Solutions (MES/MOM). MPDV's core product is "HYDRA". From his activity base in Singapore, Sascha overlooks the Asia Pacific business operations of MPDV’s subsidiaries in Singapore, Malaysia and China, along with a well-established network of MPDV Partners in ASEAN & China. Sascha started as a mechanical engineer & production engineer in the metal- & machinery production environment in the 1980’s back in Germany, studied Electrical Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences Heilbronn Germany, and took his MBA at University of Louisville (UofL) USA. While he considers himself not to be an "IT bits & bytes thinker", he is a very well versed manufacturing process expert, along with all relevant technical manufacturing IT aspects for meaningful MES/MOM deployment to achieve the Smart Factory in discrete manufacturing environments. As of today, Sascha has implemented and steered more than 60 relevant HYDRA MES/MOM project implementations in Asia Pacific. MPDV overlooks more than 120 HYDRA implementations in the Asia Pacific region, in manufacturing environments such as Precision Engineering, Plastics Molding Industries, Assembly, Sheet Metal, Die Casting, Stamping, Electronics, Machinery Building, Printing, Packaging, Textile, F&B.

Speakers’ Profile

Wong Keat Tze
Director, Systems Pte Ltd /CADVision Systems Sdn Bhd

Keat Tze (or “Keat”, as his colleagues call him), is husband, business developer, technologist, supply chain practitioner, movie buff, avid reader – in that order. A native of Penang, he came to Singapore more than 25 years ago and had called it home ever since. Keat’s professional career spans nearly 30 years in systems development, global supply chain, electronics manufacturing, and engineering solutions. With a keen sense of curiosity, Keat has found himself in a wide range of positions and in multiple countries – software developer/consultant, business process re-engineering, project management, solutions consulting, supply chain service manager/consultant, general manager with P&L responsibilities, and eventually decided to put his money where his mouth is - entrepreneur/business developer. Now Keat acts as executive director of various companies, working alongside executive teams to “future-proof” these businesses which provide engineering & technology solutions to companies in the ASEAN region, helping them to digitalize and transform.

Speakers’ Profile

Amolak Preet Singh
Managing Director, Haimer Singapore Pte Ltd

Amolak is an Engineer by profession with Masters in Business administration. He has worked in different industries like Automotive, Cement, Tyres, Medical, machine tool & tooling. He has rich experience in Design, Manufacturing, Application, Engineering and Sales. Since last 12 years, he been handling management responsibilities across different industries. Before joining Haimer, he was Global CEO for medical company with setup across 5 countries. Earlier to this, he was Global COO for Cement & Tyre company with manufacturing across 2 countries. He has also worked in Kennametal for 17 years across different roles and Leitz group as their MD for Asia. Haimer is "one stop solution" provider for solutions around the machine tool: tool holding, cutting tools, shrinking, balancing, presetting and tool management.