If you’re involved in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), LiveWorx has all the education and training you need under one roof.  You’ll find valuable information and solutions to harness the power of the Internet of Things to become data-driven, improve your processes and launch better products on-time and on-budget.

We’ll present a wide variety of PLM and Windchill case studies, tips & tricks and hands-on user experiences to enhance your skillset.  Here’s a sampling of some of the PLM sessions in store for you:

Global PLM Consolidation, Harmonization and Deployment: The Stryker Story

Tuesday, May 23, 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

After repeated attempts at PLM, and in an effort to transform their organization from franchise model to an effective operating company, Stryker was looking for a strategic PLM partner to help lead a global program to harmonize processes, effect organizational change and implement leading practice PLM capabilities to effectively respond to competitive market pressures and deliver breakthrough innovations in Connected Care. Learn about Stryker's journey as they navigate this challenging, multi-year, transformational effort encompassing global process harmonization.

PLM Roadmap

Tuesday, May 23, 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

The Internet of Things is an industry game-changer. In order to stay competitive, it is essential that organizations embark on a Digital Engineering Journey to transform the way that they create products that are smart and connected. During this session, hear more about how PTC’s PLM solutions can help completely transform the way that your organization engineers products, see demos of these solutions in action, and explore PTC’s roadmap to continue your organization’s evolution in the IoT era.

How PLM Can Clean Your House

Tuesday, May 23, 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

A discussion on how iRobot was able to break down the barriers between engineering and operations leading to reduced costs and shorter cycles to market. Learn through iRobot's real-world example how to transform product development with PLM one step at a time. From Bill of Materials (BOM)structure setup, to parts classification, change management, supplier management, BOM forecasting and even product cost analytics.

Optimizing the Value of PLM with Windchill Multi-CAD Support

Wednesday, May 24, 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

The latest capabilities available with Windchill 11 for streamlining the consumption and reuse of MCAD design data independently of authoring applications will be discussed. In addition, you’ll learn how to effectively incorporate ECAD design data into a product's digital definition in Windchill, enabling global data access, online design reviews, structured BOM generation and MCAD collaboration within a single, digital environment.

Panel Discussion: Utilizing PLM/IoT to Unlock Supply Chain Visibility and Responsiveness

Wednesday, May 24, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Join a panel of retail PLM executives, IoT experts, industry analysts and supply chain professionals who will discuss the ‘source’ and ‘produce’ lifecycle stages, and explore how to unlock valuable insights through a connected IoT-enabled supply chain to optimize production and improve costing and quality.

Plm Blog Training

Be sure to check out the PLM/Windchill Training Sessions that are also being offered at LiveWorx on Monday, May 22 and Thursday, May 25.  Take a deep dive into all things Windchill 11.0!

Register now for LiveWorx 17, May 22-25 in Boston, for a valuable professional development experience and to get up to speed on the latest PLM technologies and the Internet of Things!