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Thursday 12th March


08:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.: Get off to the right start before a long day!

Led by CCI74


An energizing morning activity with a vitaminpacked breakfast; an invitation to share business cards, experiences and best practice in a user-friendly format.


9.30 a.m. - 10.30 a.m : Presentation of the Congress of the International Bar turning Union in Barcelona 2020

(Main Conference room - Coeur du SIMODEC )

Conference organized by SNDEC and SID

Speaker : Jordi Farrés - President of the SID group ; Domènec Pijoan – Délégué Générale ADECAT

SID Congress in Barcelona on June 7-11, 2020, will be organized by the Catalan Precision Turned Parts Manufacturing Association (ADECAT). The Congress will be based on Barcelona, with additional visits of different companies all around in Catalonia.



10 a.m. - 5 p.m. : 1st edition of the international business meetings organised by the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Entreprises Agency in partnership with CCI 74 and Mont-Blanc Industries



In partnership with Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Entreprises and supported by Enterprise Europe Network, we are giving you the opportunity to easily identify and meet international partners. A way to boost your network and develop commercial, technological or collaborative research cooperation in the fields of bar turning, machining and mechatronics!

  • Starting at 10 a.m., meet Team France Export members at the BP AURA stand, Hall A-C10: For each of your needs, a Team France Export expert will provide you with the right answer: take action and take a step towards the international market. Define your project, choose your markets, identify and meet your prospects, obtain aid and secure financing...Throughout the day, France Export Team advisers are here to answer your questions with a concentrate of export solutions!


11:00 am - 12:30am : «Low carbon objectives, what responses from heat engines?»

(Main Conference room - Coeur du SIMODEC)

Conference organized by SNDEC
Speakers: Christophe Cau (Head of NEXIN Market Groups for SNDEC), et Eric Valentini (Director of OSST)

On the program, to find out more about the new developments and improvements in internal combustion engines (ICE Internal Combustion Engine), which are experiencing their greatest evolution in a century, in a global "well at the wheel" approach:

- Main advances in internal combustion engines and the level of efficiency on emissions and yields

- Positioning of manufacturers and equipment manufacturers

- Impacts on the subcontracting market


2 :00 p.m. – 3 :30 p.m. : « Hydrogen and mobility: opportunities to be seized»

(Main Conference room – Coeur du Simodec)

Conference organized by SNDEC in partnership with Mont-Blanc Industries

Speaker: Christophe Cau (Head of NEXIN Market Groups for SNDEC), José CARDENAS - Alternative Fuels Product Manager Stäubli, Eric Valentini – Directeur de l’OSST

In the program:
Challenges in the hydrogen industry, and feedback from the Hyvolution * show
Analysis of the market value chain and specificities linked to the automobile market: the vehicle of the future?
Opportunities for industrial turning companies.

*Data sharing approach which is part of the Socioeconomic Environment and Industrial Performance programs of Mont-Blanc Industries, founder of the Hydrogen Club.



3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. : « Towards the new French industry, the levers to integrate the industry of the future by 2025»

(Main Conference room – Coeur du SIMODEC)

Conference organized by SNDEC and SYMOP
Speaker: Olivier Dario SYMOP, managing director

Restitution of a recent study carried out by Accenture for the Industry of the Future Alliance which suggests avenues for French Industry.
In a few words: French industry has finally reached a plateau (stabilized jobs, VA in the European average, etc.). But it is not at all competitive enough against its European competitors How to straighten it out and invest in an efficient Industry of the future in 2025?



5 p.m. to 6 p.m.: POMA, ON TOP OF THE WORLD!

(Conference room - Coeur du Simodec)

Organized by CCI74 in partnership with Banque Populaire Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Among the world leaders in ropeway transportation, POMA has installed 8,000 installations in more than 70 countries, from Beijing to Rio de Janeiro, passing through Miami. Jean Souchal, Chairman of the POMA’s Executive Board, will share his experience with SIMODEC’s entrepreneurs. He will look back on his successes and setbacks on the international stage, and will also talk about his vision of innovation and his corporate strategy. 


10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. : « Digital transformation: Industrialists, how to set up an efficient collaborative system »


Discover the possibilities that today’s innovative and digital tools bring to your business, and increase the individual and collective productivity of all your teams (knowledge workers and deskless workers).



11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.: «Automatic Dimensional Inspection: Principles and Prerequisites»

Company: CETIM
Speaker: Abdellah Lamallem

This workshop will present the automated dimensional production of a complex machined part in 5 continuous axes thanks to the Usitronic® solution. On the agenda: solutions for optimising the part programme (parameterised programming...) which allow a high degree of flexibility for the production of a family of parts as well as different solutions for measuring during production.


1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. : "Be supported in my Industry of the Future project"

Presented by Cetim, the ENE, the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Entreprises Agency and the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Region



4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. : Acquiring an industrial company: methods and practices

Speaker: Bruno FAEDDA

Presentation of the acquisition business for industrial companies. Valuation, identification, major points, financing: every stage from start to finish.