Digital transformation at #LiveWorx in Boston
From June 10 to 13, 2019, Groupe Beneteau is at LiveWorx in Boston, MA, the international conference organised by software editor PTC, global provider of solutions dedicated to digital transformation and the internet of things (IoT). Showcasing a 42-foot boat, the Group explains how it is accelerating its digital thread strategy, from design to manufacturing and out to dealerships and customers.
It is around the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) digital foundation that Groupe Beneteau is building its digital thread strategy. This digital core will open new up new opportunities to pursue smart, connected use cases across the internatet of things and augmented reality technologies. With each of these technologies comes greater efficiencies, faster onboarding, higher quality and greater product and service differentiation.
This week, Groupe Beneteau has a major presence at LiveWorx 2019 across the following activities:
- June 10 - George Armendariz, CEO for Americas, is a keynote speaker at the Global Partner Summit where he will explain how to leverage PLM to drive digital transformation at Groupe Beneteau
- June 12 - Bertrand Dutilleul, Group CIO, will speak at the PLM Spotlight and Panel about the digital thread and the evolution of engineering
- June 12 - Wilfried Cadiou, PLM & CAD Manager together with Jean-Baptiste Sinel, PLM & CAD Project Manager, will share the Groupe Beneteau experience in the PLM Breakout Session
- The Beneteau Gran Turismo 40 is exhibited in the center of Xtropolis, PTC's exhibition hall, where demos are featured
About Groupe Beneteau
Groupe Beneteau stands out in Europe and worldwide thanks to its longevity and its exceptionally diverse range of products.
Founded in 1884, the family-owned yard has evolved over time, from fishing vessels to leisure boating, then diversifying into new industrial sectors. The Group has developed unique skillsets and technical know-how. Today, through its Boat and Housing business lines, its activities are truly international.
As the boating industry's global market leader, Groupe Beneteau, through its Boat division’s 12 brands, offers over 200 recreational boat models serving its customers’ diverse navigational needs and uses, from sailing to motorboating, monohulls and catamarans.
Leading the European leisure homes market, the three brands from the Group's Housing division offer a comprehensive range of leisure homes, lodges and pods that combine eco-design with high standards of quality, comfort and practicality.
With its international industrial capabilities and global sales network, the Group employs nearly 8,200 people, primarily in France, the US, Poland, Italy and China.