Thank you to everyone that attended Aras Connect 2022 in Detroit! We hope you enjoyed networking with your peers and solution experts, exploring "next generation" PLM strategies and how Aras Innovator can accelerate your Digital Transformation initiatives. Below, view the automotive industry leaders presentations sharing their Digital Transformation successes and what Aras has in store for the future:

Executive Update - Resilience: The New Competitive Advantage
Roque Martin

Today's top of mind for industrial manufacturers is the question: Is your PLM—and your business—able to evolve quickly enough to maintain a competitive edge? ​

Keeping up with the accelerated pace of product complexity is the greatest challenge facing global enterprises today. Making resilience a core element of your strategy is critical; being proactive rather than reactive will lead to success in today's rapidly changing environment. ​

Join Aras CEO Roque Martin as he shares his perspective on what it means to be resilient and why the ability to upgrade, customize and develop new applications when the need arises is key to building your competitive advantage.

Keynote Speaker - Why Tesla Is Winning The War & How To Fight Back
John McElroy

Tesla is winning the war when it comes to electric cars—in technology, product development, manufacturing and distribution. Traditional OEMs need to pick up the pace and develop new products much faster than they ever have in the past. They need to bite the bullet and go with clean-sheet BEV designs, as well as revamp their retail model and even their corporate structures. Here are insights and analyses on how this can be done.

What’s New from Aras
Lopa Subramanian

By listening to our customers’ needs and understanding business priorities, the Aras roadmap is designed to provide innovative solutions that address our customers’ complex product and system challenges.

Join Aras VP of Product Management, Lopa Subramanian, as she takes you through highlights of recently released and planned capabilities in the Aras portfolio that benefit your business.

Customer Spotlight - NSK Building With Aras to Simplify Processes
Scott Werst

Starting from many disjointed processes based on spreadsheets and a “tap on the shoulder” to understand their status, NSK has used the Aras platform to build many automated dashboards to great success. By pulling together many different engineering and business processes into one cohesive system and leveraging the inherent Digital Thread capacity of Aras Innovator, NSK greatly improved collaboration and productivity while not missing a beat when working from home was mandated.

Customer Spotlight - DENSO International America Inc (DIAM), PLM Experiences with Aras
Prasad Agnihotri