And what a five years it has been!! The Manufacturing Operations Management Institute (MOMi) was born on 1st January 2014. Starting with the contract to provide MESA Internationals Global Education Program (GEP) and heads full of ideas of what we would like to achieve in that first year.
I had absolutely no clue …
Hosted and endorsed by Honeywell Process Solutions, MOMi's president and MESA Approved Instructor Jan Snoeij has provided the MESA MES/MOM Certificate of Competence education program to 22 participants in Moscow (Russia). more
November 13 - 16, MOMi delivered another great MESA GEP session. This one was in the ATS-Global offices in Haarlem (NL) with participants from The Netherlands, Finland, Ireland and Saudi Arabia. more
October 22, 2018, over 30 participants to the MOMi workshop "Smart MES/MOM" joined MOMi president and senior business consultant Jan Snoeij in discovering pragmatic steps towards Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0.
The workshop was part of the successful iBASEt business/user conference "Excelerate" in Dana Point (CA). more
The Information Technology and Services provider Productique Québec in Sherbrooke (Canada) hosted the 4-days MESA CoC program September 10 - 13, 2018. Their post at LinkedIn
indicates their happiness and that this probably isn't the last time:
"C’est aujourd’hui que la formation sur la Méthodologie MES/MOM prenait fin chez PRODUCTIQUE QUÉBEC. Nous tenons à remercier M. Michel Devos de MESA International pour son savoir-faire et ses connaissances ! N’hésitez pas à nous contacter si vous avez des questions quant à la façon dont votre entreprise pourrait bénéficier de ces nouveaux acquis." more
, a leading provider of digital manufacturing, MRO and quality software solutions, today announced it will host a distinguished group of business leaders focused on complex manufacturing at Excelerate
, the Company's annual business conference. The event takes place Oct. 22-25, 2018 at the Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa in Dana Point, California.
On the first day of the event, MOMi’s president and senior business consultant Jan Snoeij will provide a special education session “Smart MES/MOM”
. The workshop will address key questions with respect to the deployment of MES/MOM as a step towards Smart Manufacturing (Industry 4.0).
is it that the following dialogue is coming back several times a year in social media and always makes people smile?
CFO asks CEO: "What happens if we invest in developing our people and then they leave us?”
CEO: "What happens if we don’t and they stay?”
The Manufacturing Operations Management Institute (MOMi) is pleased to announce Jan Snoeij, President of MOMi, will speak at the summit that brings together some of the most influential practitioners across the Global Industrial Manufacturing sector. more
A new series of 4 articles by Mike James, leading global expert in industry 4.0
Current Industry 4.0 developments clearly point to the adoption of Artificial Intelligence whilst current AI developments are rarely focussed upon Smart Manufacturing applications. To understand what is going on a simple click on Wikipedia reveals the five levels of AI represented by Intelligent Agents. I think most readers would agree that current systems are at the lowest level of AI and we have a long way to go to climb through to level 5, fully contextualised decision making.
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Jan Snoeij to the role of as President of the Manufacturing Operations Management Institute (MOMi). more
Manufacturers and producers have been asking for a full MES/MOM education program. They understand the benefits but have concerns about the effectiveness of their deployments without their people being properly trained. more
I first read about & "smart advisors" in a report
published by industry analyst Gartner. The
idea aligns well with our own thoughts that
decision making will shift away from people
to virtual assistants. Already prevalent in the
banking and services industry, virtual assistants
advise us on a wide variety of choices
such as what loan to take out or which local
restaurant to choose. more
The Manufacturing Enterprise Solution Association (MESA Internationals) Germany Special Interest Group (SIG) invite you join them at "MES in Digital Production" in the learning room at the Ruhr University, Bochum. more
The Smart Services Welt 2025 report was published in March 2015 and builds on the original Industry 4.0 report from April 2013. A "Welt" according to the Oxford Dictionary is a leather rim sewn around the edge of a shoe but in this context "welt" is German for World. Let me quote the report: more
The Manufacturing Operations Management Institute is please to announce their support for MESA's 2016 North American Conference. more
In the fourth in this series of articles, we find out how the internet of services fits in with smart manufacturing to realise the fourth industrial revolution. more
Manufacturing companies can take some simple steps to prepare for the fourth industrial revolution, says Mike James of ATS International more
Association plans to recognize those it sees taking active steps to raise the understanding
of the role and business value of Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions
Introducing the trends around social, digital and
sustainability that are coming together to drive Industry
4.0 – the fourth industrial revolution. An article by Mike James:ATS International more