Ralf-Michael Franke Tells It Like It Is!

Ralf-Michael Franke: CEO Industrial Automation Systems, Siemens Industry Sector Global Strategy in Automation, the role of the USA Franke again discussed the reorganization of Siemens. This kind of innovation takes years to completely come to fruition.

Dennis Sadlowski on the Siemens Reorganization

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Raj Batra on Global Trends

Raj Batra keynote: Global Trends Driving Your Business Raj Batra is Vice President, Automation and Motion Division, Siemens Energy and Automation. Exiderdome is Siemens’ way of saying our portfolio is unparalleled and we’re saying that we’re close to our customers and our customers applications.

Dennis Inverso opens the Siemens Automation Summit

Dennis Inverso, Chairman of the Siemens User Advisory Board Attendance at the conference last year was 856. This year over a thousand attendees. In 1996, there were 90 in attendance. DuPont safety goal is zero—OTJ recordable injuries, and zero ethics violations We were a chemical company, now we are becoming...

So what about this exiderdome thing anyway?

With Chicago luminaries like Alderman Ed Burke (arguably the most powerful man in Illinois politics) and Robert Pritzker (arguably the richest man in Illinois) in the audience, Siemens' own luminaries participated in a celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Navy Pier last night.

Sadlowski on Siemens Energy and Automation

More from the exiderdome kickoff press conference: Dennis Sadlowski, CEO since 2007 of Siemens Energy and Automation, provided a quick rundown on the way the Industry Sector is implemented in the US and Mexico. “We have 10,000 employees in the US and an additional 2000 in Mexico.

Siemens Industry Sector: Heinrich Hiesinger and the Global Perspective

Dr. Heinrich Hiesinger, CEO of Siemens’ “Industry Sector” business, and member of the Siemens Board of Directors, kicked off the exiderdome tour press conference on Monday, July 21st by providing a mission statement for the new business unit.

exiderdome barges into Chicago

In a little while, the grand, weather-delayed, opening of the U. S. tour of the Siemens exiderdome will begin. Bad weather delayed the arrival of the ocean-going barge that is carrying the huge three story multimedia showpiece to Navy Pier today, so the press events were held at the Int...

A walk through the exiderdome...

I'm here in Monterrey, Mexico, with many other journalists, who have just had a preview of the exiderdome that's scheduled to hit Calgary in a couple of months and then hit Chicago just in time for Siemens' Automation Summit in July. Here's a video that explains the whole concept.

What's an exider, Daddy?

From the press release: Siemens Energy & Automation, Inc. (SE&A) today announced that exiderdome, a traveling technology expo and learning laboratory, will begin the U.S. leg of its world tour in Chicago this summer. exiderdome is the biggest automation marketing campaign that Siemens has ever undertaken in the United States,...