Company Briefing & Networking - FestoName: Company Briefing & Networking - FestoDate: November 3, 2016Time: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM EDTEvent Description:
The EACC is excited to partner with Festo as the host of the November 2016 Company Briefing & Networking Series.
The briefing will keynote both Festo Automation and Festo Didactic, and following the presentation, attendees will be treated to a tour of the Festo Regional Service Center. The tour will showcase Festo's automated warehouse and distribution system, as well as the Festo Learning Center Midwest. Lunch will be provided onsite.
Yannick Schilly - Chief Operations Officer, Festo Corporation
Head of Product Supply - NAFTA
Regional Service Center
Carolin McCaffrey - Head of Learning Center Midwest
Chief Liaison Manager
Festo Didactic Inc.
Festo is a leading worldwide supplier of automation technology and world market leader in industrial training and development. Headquartered in Esslingen, Germany, the independent family company has become the performance leader in its industry with a global presence in 176 countries. 300,000 customers worldwide rely on Festo's innovations and problem-solving competence in all aspects of automation, as well as its unique range of industrial training solutions and education programs. Festo's U.S. headquarters are located in Hauppauge, NY and the company recently expanded its U.S. presence with a new, state-of-the-art Regional Service Center in the Greater Cincinnati Region. The Festo Learning Center, which is co-located with the Festo Regional Service Center, serves manufacturing companies and colleges in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana, offering a wide range of industrial training solutions. This includes short-term training programs as well as long-term workforce solutions based on the German dual education system.