May 29, 2024
7:30am – 8am US Pacific Time

Unlocking New Dimensions in Manufacturing: AI-Supported FMEA

Dive into the cutting-edge realm of manufacturing excellence with our webinar on AI-supported Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA). This session aims to revolutionize traditional FMEA processes by integrating Artificial Intelligence (AI), enabling manufacturers to achieve unprecedented levels of product quality, reliability, and safety. By harnessing the power of AI, participants will learn to identify potential failures more accurately and efficiently, ensuring that manufacturing processes stay ahead of the curve in a rapidly evolving industry landscape.

  • Predictive Failure Identification: Discover how AI algorithms can enhance FMEA by predicting potential failure modes even before they occur, using historical data and pattern recognition, leading to proactive risk mitigation.
  • Automated Risk Prioritization: Learn about the capabilities of AI to automatically analyze and prioritize risks based on their severity, occurrence, and detection ratings, thereby streamlining the FMEA process and focusing efforts where they are most needed.
  • Continuous Improvement Insights: Explore how AI-driven FMEA can offer deeper insights into the manufacturing process, identifying not only immediate risks but also long-term improvement opportunities for quality, efficiency, and safety.

This webinar is designed for forward-thinking manufacturing professionals keen on adopting next-generation technologies to enhance their quality assurance and risk management strategies. Participants will leave with a thorough understanding of how to integrate AI with FMEA processes, transforming challenges into opportunities for continuous improvement and innovation.

Michael Lynch

Michael Lynch
Former head of IoT for SAP and CEO of Praxie

Michael is a creative and successful executive with extensive leadership experience in delivering innovative collaboration products and building global businesses. Prior to founding Praxie, Michael led the Internet of Things business at SAP. He joined SAP as part of the acquisition of Right Hemisphere Inc., where he held the position of CEO. During his tenure, he transformed a small tools provider for graphics professionals to the global leader in Visualization software for Global 1,000 manufacturers. He closed multiple rounds of venture financing with Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, SAP Ventures, NVIDIA, and others. Michael led the company to a successful acquisition by SAP. Previously, he was the VP in charge of creative product development at 7th Level where he helped grow the company from 20 employees to IPO. At 7th Level, he led the production of over thirty award winning Internet, education and entertainment software products for Disney, Real Networks, IBM, Microsoft and Sony. Prior to working in Technology, Michael was a successful actor/singer/dancer on Broadway where he starred in Fiddler on the Roof, Jerome Robbin’s Broadway and Les Miserables. Michael also starred on Television’s General Hospital and more. Michael attended the Manhattan School of Music where he studied Opera.

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Unveiling AI-Strategy Management (OGSM)

View our groundbreaking webinar on Unveiling AI-Strategy Management (OGSM): Revolutionize Your Business Strategy with AI-Powered Progress Tracking and Reporting. In this session, we will explore how the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) with the Objectives, Goals, Strategies, and Measures (OGSM) framework can transform your approach to strategic planning and execution. Learn to leverage AI-driven analytics and insights to enhance decision-making, streamline business processes, and achieve superior strategic outcomes.

  • AI-Enhanced Decision Making: Participants will discover how AI can augment the OGSM framework, providing advanced analytics and insights to make informed decisions, prioritize strategic initiatives, and optimize resource allocation.
  • Efficient Progress Tracking: Learn about the power of AI in automating and enhancing the tracking of strategic progress, enabling real-time visibility into performance against objectives and facilitating quick adjustments to stay on course.
  • Advanced Reporting Capabilities: Gain insights into how AI-powered tools can revolutionize reporting, offering dynamic, interactive reports and dashboards that provide a comprehensive view of strategic performance and actionable intelligence.

This webinar is a must-attend for business leaders, strategists, and managers looking to harness the potential of AI in their strategy management processes, driving innovation, and ensuring that their organizations remain competitive in the ever-evolving business landscape.

Drive Successful Safety Audits with AI

Watch our transformative webinar on revolutionizing safety audits in the manufacturing sector through the integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI). This session is designed to equip you with advanced strategies for implementing AI in safety protocols, enabling a more comprehensive, accurate, and efficient approach to ensuring workplace safety. Discover how AI can elevate traditional safety audits, transforming them into dynamic tools for proactive risk management and continuous improvement in the manufacturing environment.

  • AI-Powered Risk Assessment: Uncover how AI algorithms can analyze vast amounts of data to identify potential safety hazards, predict risk factors, and provide more thorough risk assessments than ever before.
  • Real-Time Monitoring and Alerts: Learn about AI systems that offer real-time monitoring of the manufacturing floor, providing instant alerts for any safety discrepancies or hazardous conditions, leading to immediate corrective actions.
  • Streamlined Compliance and Reporting: Explore how AI can simplify compliance with safety regulations, automating the collection and analysis of data, and generating detailed audit reports, thereby reducing administrative burdens and enhancing accuracy.

This webinar offers a unique opportunity to understand and harness the power of AI in transforming safety audits from routine checks into strategic assets in the manufacturing industry. Participants will leave with a clear vision of how AI can be integrated into their safety practices, leading to a safer, more compliant, and efficient manufacturing environment.

Mastering GEMBA Walks with Artificial Intelligence

Step into the future of manufacturing with our exclusive webinar on GEMBA walks – a pivotal Lean approach designed to help you closely observe, understand, and optimize operations at the shop floor level. Now, with the convergence of artificial intelligence, GEMBA walks are being transformed, offering real-time data-driven insights and automating continuous improvement initiatives. Join us to explore the synergy between the traditional GEMBA methodology and cutting-edge AI technologies.

  • Data-Driven Observations: Learn how integrating AI can provide instant data analytics during your GEMBA walks, helping you pinpoint inefficiencies and opportunities with unparalleled accuracy.
  • Proactive Problem-Solving: Understand how AI-driven predictive analytics can identify potential bottlenecks or disruptions, allowing teams to proactively address issues before they escalate.
  • Continuous Improvement 2.0: Discover how AI can automate the iterative feedback process of GEMBA, ensuring that insights gained are immediately transformed into actionable improvements, enhancing productivity and quality.

Embrace the next generation of GEMBA walks in manufacturing, where the fusion of hands-on observation and AI-driven insights promises a revolutionary approach to shop floor excellence.

Leverage AI to Supercharge Brainstorming

Dive into the transformative world of AI-driven brainstorming tailored for the manufacturing sector. This webinar is crafted to unveil the untapped potential of integrating artificial intelligence into your ideation processes, providing a robust foundation for fostering innovation and expediting solutions. By leveraging AI, manufacturing professionals can drastically reshape the way they conceptualize, prototype, and implement strategies, ensuring cutting-edge advancements in production, quality, and efficiency.

  • Enhanced Ideation Speed: Discover how AI can analyze vast data sets swiftly, suggesting innovative ideas or pinpointing areas of improvement, ensuring that brainstorming sessions are not just faster, but also more productive.
  • Data-Driven Decisions: Learn how AI algorithms can process complex manufacturing data to provide insights and recommendations, ensuring that brainstorming outcomes are aligned with real-world scenarios and evidence-based strategies.
  • Augmented Creativity: Experience firsthand how the combination of human intuition with AI’s computational power can lead to breakthrough ideas, unlocking innovative solutions that neither could achieve alone.

Supercharge Your 5S Manufacturing Process with Artificial Intelligence (AI)

As industries evolve, traditional methodologies like 5S are being supercharged with the integration of artificial intelligence, bringing about unprecedented efficiencies and innovations. In this session, participants:

  • Discover the Synergy of 5S and AI: Understand how artificial intelligence enhances the traditional 5S process, paving the way for smarter operations.
  • Boost Operational Efficiency: Gain insights into how A.I.-augmented 5S can drastically reduce waste, improve productivity, and elevate quality standards.
  • Stay Ahead of the Curve: Equip yourself with the knowledge and tools to position your manufacturing unit at the forefront of technological advancements.

Kata for Continuous Improvement

This interactive session provides a deep dive into the Kata approach, a disciplined, iterative methodology that fosters a culture of continuous improvement and problem-solving. Discover how AI’s analytical prowess can complement the Kata framework, offering an innovative pathway to enhance efficiency, quality, and adaptability in manufacturing processes.

  • AI-Driven Problem Solving: Learn how AI can accelerate the Kata problem-solving cycle, offering faster, data-driven insights to identify improvement opportunities and predict potential challenges.
  • Enhanced Process Optimization: Understand the role of AI in refining the Kata practice routines, providing real-time feedback and suggestions to optimize manufacturing processes for increased efficiency and productivity.
  • Culture of Continuous Learning: Explore how the integration of AI with Kata fosters a more dynamic learning environment, enabling teams to adapt quickly to changes and continuously evolve their skills and strategies.

AI-Powered Metrics & KPIs

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Deep dive into the transformative world of artificial intelligence and its pivotal role in redefining how businesses measure success. As organizations strive for a competitive edge, the traditional approaches to metrics and KPIs are evolving, necessitating a more dynamic, AI-driven strategy. This session will not only elucidate the integration of AI in setting and tracking these critical benchmarks but also demonstrate its capability to uncover insights and predict trends with unprecedented accuracy. Attendees will gain practical knowledge on:

  • Identifying and Defining AI-Enhanced Metrics: Learn how to leverage AI tools to identify the most impactful metrics and KPIs tailored to your business objectives, ensuring a focused approach to performance measurement
  • Automating Tracking and Analysis: Discover how AI can automate the tracking of KPIs, provide real-time data analysis, and reduce the manual effort involved in data collection and interpretation
  • Proactive Decision Making: Understand how to use AI-powered tools to anticipate future trends, enabling proactive adjustments to strategies and operations for optimized performance.