Castilla y León to Present the Advanced Factories 2024 Congress with the Participation of DIHBU and SCAYLE, Members of DIGIS3

The Valladolid Trade Fair will host the public presentation of Advanced Factories 2024, the leading event in automation and industrial robotics in southern Europe, in which Castilla y León will participate as a guest region.

Imagen de la pasada edición de Advanced Factories

This presentation session will be attended by representatives of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Employment of the Junta of Castilla y León and the participation of the Digital Innovation Hub Industry 4.0 (DIHBU) as a member of DIGIS3. The agenda of the event, dedicated to Industry 4.0, will include roundtables and presentations, detailed below:


An integrated view of automation systems (12:00-12:45)

  • Borja Termiño - System & Application Service Manager at ABB.
  • Jaume Albareda - Partner Account Manager 3D Printing at HP 3D Printing.
  • Julio Juan Prieto - Chief Executive Industry X at Accenture.
  • Esther Porras - Director of Engineering and Technology at Aciturri.


Advanced factories, a new dimension for industrial SMEs (12:45-13:30)

  • Carmen Iglesias - CEO of Keyland SdG.
  • Álvaro Fanego - European Projects at SCAYLE.
  • Rocío Viruega - New Technologies Project Manager at Alpha Syltec Ingeniería.
  • Angélica Medina - IT Manager at Adisseo Spain.


Moderator: Belén Lanuza - General Manager of DIHBU.


Automation, robotics and digitalisation: the keys to productivity (13:30-14:15)

  • Ángel García - General Manager of Industrias Maxi.
  • Álvaro Esteve - Factory Automation Director at Siemens.
  • Miguel Lechón - Technical Manager of AG Activity at Michelin.

Moderator: Víctor Blanc - Event Manager at Advanced Factories.


Castilla y León, European Industrial Region 2024 (14:15-14:30)

  • Alberto Planas - General Manager of Advanced Factories.
  • Mariano Veganzones - Regional Minister of Industry, Trade and Employment of the Junta of Castilla y León.


Afterwards, there will be time for networking and lunch for all attendees, who will be able to attend the event free of charge upon prior reservation through this link.

Whilst this is the presentation of Castilla y León's participation, the Advanced Factories 2024 event will take place in Barcelona from 9 to 11 April. There, DIGIS3, together with its members DIHBU and SCAYLE and its affiliated entity Keyland SdG, will have an exhibition stand to showcase the excellence of industrial digitisation in Castilla y León, as well as the proposals for the advancement of the smart, sustainable and cohesive digitisation of SMEs and public administration entities in the region.

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