Influential Global Industry Trailblazers to Share Expertise at LiveWorx
Agenda Features Transformation Specialists, Bestselling Authors, and
BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/IoT?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#IoTlt;/agt;–PTC
(NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that its LiveWorx®
digital transformation conference will feature speakers and new
content offerings on artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual
reality, product design, and more at the June 10-13 event. Driven by
this year’s theme, Augmented Workforce: Taking Human Capabilities to New
Heights, several industry visionaries have been selected to discuss how
these emerging technologies enable users to unlock new levels of
productivity, insight, and efficiency in the digital enterprise. The
event will be held in Boston’s Seaport Innovation District, and
registration is open at www.liveworx.com/register.
LiveWorx is a global digital transformation conference and marketplace
for solutions engineered for the new era of industrial innovation. The
four-day event features hundreds of breakout sessions, Track Spotlight
presentations, and powerful Keynote speakers set in an immersive,
interactive technology playground. This year’s theme places a strong
focus on providing the expected 6,000+ attendees with a personalized,
connected journey that shows how people are complemented by technology
rather than replaced by it.
Innovators Take the Stage at LiveWorx
LiveWorx will showcase
influential technology trailblazers, bestselling authors, and futurists.
Automated processes and emerging technologies that will be showcased at
the conference can be used to ‘augment’ workers, taking the things that
make them uniquely human – creativity, decision making, and intuition –
and making them even more powerful. Bringing this theme of an augmented
workforce to life are:
Maes, a professor in MIT’s Program in Media Arts and Sciences,
runs the Media Lab’s Fluid Interfaces research group, which aims to
radically reinvent the human-machine experience. Her interest is in
cognitive enhancement, or how immersive and wearable systems can
actively assist people with memory, attention, learning, decision
making, communication, and well-being. She has received numerous awards,
and her 2009 TED talk, “Meet the SixthSense Interaction,” is among the
most-watched TED talks ever with more than ten million views. Pattie
Maes will be a Keynote presenter on Thursday, June 13.
Hackl is an Emmy-nominated communicator turned VR and AR global
speaker, producer, and futurist. LinkedIn recently named her the #4 Top
Voice in Technology globally on its platform in 2018, and NBC News named
her as one of the top women working in virtual reality. She is a global
advisor for the VR/AR Association and a leading voice in the VR/AR
marketing space. Hackl is the author of “Marketing New Realities: An
Introduction to VR & AR Marketing, Branding & Communications.” Cathy
Hackl will be a featured Track Spotlight presenter for the AR/MR/VR
content track on Tuesday, June 11.
Holmes, named one of Fast Company’s “Most Creative People in
Business” in 2017, is the founder of mismatch.design, a firm dedicated
to inclusive design resources and education. Her award-winning toolkit
was inducted into the Smithsonian Institution’s Cooper Hewitt Design
Museum. In 2018, Holmes joined Google and continues to advance inclusive
development for some of the most influential technologies in the world.
She is the author of “Mismatch: How Inclusion Shapes Design.” Kat Holmes
will be a featured Track Spotlight presenter for the Digital Engineering
content track on Tuesday, June 11.
Agenda Packed with Industry Leaders and Trending Topics
attendees will have access to an unprecedented selection of digital
transformation content through more than 240 educational sessions,
including interactive presentations, real-life use cases, deep-dive
technical lectures, small work groups, expert panel discussions, and
trainings. With 12
content tracks, including AR/MR/VR, Digital Engineering, IIoT,
Industry 4.0, and AI & Robotics, attendees will be able to search
for sessions based on their role, industry, or preferred product
family to find the ideal mix of sessions, presenters, topics, and more.
The carefully curated agenda is packed with hundreds of speakers sharing
their own transformations in how products are designed, factories are
run, and the next generation of digitally empowered workers are created.
Some of the industry-leading organizations represented will include
Airbus, Bell and Howell, BMW, Boston Children’s Hospital, Caterpillar,
Ericsson, HPE, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab, Johnson & Johnson,
Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, Robert Bosch Tool Corp, Southwest Airlines,
Stryker, Toshiba, Vestas, and Weatherford.
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Don’t Miss Out: Register Now
Register for LiveWorx and
co-located events at www.liveworx.com/register.
software trainings for CAD, PLM, Industrial Automation, IoT, and AR
are also available at an additional cost.
To request a press pass, please contact [email protected].
About PTC (NASDAQ: PTC)
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with award-winning, market-proven solutions that enable companies to
differentiate their products and services, improve operational
excellence, and increase workforce productivity. With PTC, and its
partner ecosystem, manufacturers can capitalize on the promise of
today’s new technology to drive digital transformation.
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