Belgian Manufacturing & Process Industry Summit

Belgian Manufacturing & Process Industry Summit 

Apr. 23-25, 2018

In 2015 SAS organized the first The Belgian Manufacturing & Process Industry Summit, which focused on the value of analytics for these industries. The 2018 edition of the event will take place in the SAS headquarters in Cary, North Carolina, USA.

During these 2.5 days, our goal is to provide you and your peers with a deeper understanding into the different applications of analytics and data science for process and discrete manufacturers. We will discuss their value drivers and share key learnings of the digital evolutions within your industry.

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What to expect?

  • Insights and vision on the industrial “data lake” – how to approach and transform into a strategic asset
  • A strategic & technical track by domain experts and product management with focus on
    • Digital condition monitoring
    • Yield improvement and process optimization
    • Corporate quality and root cause analytics
    • Supply chain analytics
  • Practical use cases explained by experts who worked on the projects.
  • One on One meetings – with senior management, R&D or Product management to discuss specific topics relevant to your business
  • Networking with your peers of the Belgian Manufacturing & process Industry

This session is organized by iCare and SAS which brings together iCare’s domain expertise in predictive maintenance and reliability, in combination with SAS’ expertise in data analytics.


The event is free of charge and registration includes: breakfast, lunches, diner and breaks on April 23-25. Diner is also foreseen for April 22nd. A wide variety of food options will be available; however, if you have allergies or dietary restrictions, please let us know in advance. Conference registration also includes your accommodation in the Umstead Hotel next to the SAS campus.

We do however require you to make your own travel arrangements. Please send your flight details to once you have booked your travel, so that we can plan your airport pick-up accordingly.

Organized by

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I-care has been created 2004 as a Predictive Maintenance company, focused in Vibration and Lubricants analytics. Over time they developed more and more expertise to cover industrial needs from criticality analysis to spare parts management for Reliability Consultancy 

In 2009 I-care started remote condition monitoring to answer the needs of its Corporate Customers and provide them the same diagnostic quality worldwide without supporting experts travel costs.

In 2017 I-care moved into the digital world with Digital Condition Based Monitoring combined with predictive maintenance. 

As the leader in business analytics software and services, SAS transforms your data into insights that give you a fresh perspective on your business. You can identify what’s working. Fix what isn’t. And discover new opportunities.

SAS manufacturing analytics are used by 2.000 customers worldwide. Our solutions help manufacturing companies optimize yield, reduce asset downtown, predict demand with confidence and improve product quality.

Our expertise in streaming analytics and edge computing, make us the go-to partner for your IoT related projects.

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