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  • Jul 20, 2015 12:11 pm EDT
    Todd Gardner, Vice President, Process Industries and Drives Division
    Siemens recently held its 20th annual Automation Summit in Las Vegas, where more than 350 end users, integrators and solution partners gathered for best practice sharing on topics important to the success of today’s manufacturing and processing operations. Many got to experience firsthand the numerous Siemens solutions found along the Las Vegas Strip, including:more...
  • Jun 18, 2015 12:00 pm EDT
    Terry Heath, Senior Vice President, Siemens Corporate Technology USA
    How can combining Silicon Valley’s entrepreneurial spirit with global engineering expertise help power industry of tomorrow?Yesterday, we joined a group of experts in the heart of American entrepreneurship—the Bay Area, CA— to explore how innovation, entrepreneurship and engineering, collectively, can maximize the impact of technology and innovation coming out of Silicon Valley. more...
  • Jun 8, 2015 10:00 am EDT
    Eric A. Spiegel, President and CEO, Siemens USA
    As Seen In: The Wall Street Journal's The Experts, originally posted on June 4thToday’s digital factories have many more computers on the shop floor than pieces of heavy equipment. So despite pervasive misconceptions, today’s shop floor is not your grandfather’s factory. Advanced manufacturing facilities are software and data-driven, and require a highly-skilled workforce that is proficient in technology, engineering and math.more...
  • Jun 3, 2015 10:00 am EDT
    Wolfgang Rubrecht, Factory Automation, Siemens US
    Recently, I attended the Siemens Oil & Gas Innovations Conference in Houston, where I made three observations: more...
  • May 27, 2015 10:00 am EDT
    Raj Batra, President, Siemens Digital Factory Division, U.S.
    As Seen In: The Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI) blog, originally posted on May, 18th Last week, I had the pleasure of sharing the stage at the 2015 MAPI (Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation) Executive Summit with Joan Schatz, EVP/COO of Park Industries and Malcolm Swanson, President of Astec, Inc.  During our panel discussion about investing in manufacturing’s future, we were able to share best practices with a group of 175 manufacturingmore...
  • May 12, 2015 5:00 pm EDT
    Helmuth Ludwig, EVP, Siemens Digital Enterprise Realization; and Mike Carlson, President, Siemens Smart Grid
    Siemens USA is proud to celebrate Infrastructure Week, emphasizing the critical importance of investing in and modernizing America’s infrastructure systems. From transportation systems to the energy grid, to the U.S.more...
  • Apr 9, 2015 10:00 am EDT
    Raj Batra, President, Digital Factory, U.S.
    Read the headlines and the trend is clear: U.S. manufacturers are under pressure to make rapid and dramatic gains in productivity.  Three forces are upping the urgency. First is the surge in the dollar. It has advanced 27% against the euro over the past year making U.S. goods more expensive overseas and foreign goods more competitive in the U.S.  Second is the strength of consumer confidence and demand. Look no further than the 16.4 million car and truck sales in 2014, the highestmore...
  • Mar 25, 2015 10:00 am EDT
    Chuck Grindstaff, CEO, Siemens PLM Software
    When Siemens was recently honored for the 12th consecutive year as one of the nation’s “Top Supporters of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs),” it was due in large part to the extraordinary efforts of Hulas King – a national leader in the effort to inspire more students from under-represented backgrounds to pursue studies in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).  more...
  • Feb 23, 2015 12:00 pm EST
    Eric Spiegel, President and CEO, Siemens USA
    I often get asked, “What is it that Siemens does?” Well, besides being one of the oldest and largest companies in the world, Siemens is a global technology company that has helped to advance innovations and inventions across the world for decades.   more...
  • Jan 13, 2015 10:00 am EST
    Helmuth Ludwig, Executive Vice President, Digital Enterprise Realization
    As an avid space fan, I’m looking forward to heading to the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, FL next week, where a United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket will lift another U.S. communication satellite into Earth’s orbit.more...