Insightful Discussion and a Factory Tour

November 9th we have an amazing opportunity for those, who act fast! If you are interested in innovation and the technology industry, you can join a BenCham discussion and factory tour!

Do you want to know what are the innovations that influence our daily business? What will made in China 2025 look like? And how does China see the Industry 4.0 era?

Join us and learn first hand how the future in technology is seen by IPTE industrial Automation and FESTO China. You will be able to share your own - and learn from your peers´ - thoughts. You will also have the opportunity to tour the IPTE facility and get a look at some of their local automated projects.
Please register via lisanne@bencham.org.


4 PM - 4:30 PM
Welcome and registration
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Presentations and tour of the IPTE facility
5:45 PM - 6:30 PM
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM


  • Wolf Erdmann (Sales Director of FESTO China)

    Wolf Erdmann

    Sales Director of FESTO China

    Wolf will give a presentation and support in the tour of the IPTE facility

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  • Lieven van Heddegem (General Manager at IPTE)

    Lieven van Heddegem

    General Manager at IPTE

    Lieven started his career with Philips Belgium where he worked for 15 years. He has worked for IPTE already 15 years. He started his career as a Key Account Manager in Belgium, but quickly moved to China to support their JV. After 2 years the company decided to continue independently as a WFOE.

    Today IPTE Shanghai is a mature entity providing local engineering/design and manufacturing with a focus on highly automated/ innovative solutions, mainly for automotive customers.

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