Skip navigation

Webinar: Using APIs to Break the Barriers of Smart Manufacturing

An On-Demand IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Sofware AG

Date: This webinar is available on-demand.
Originally Broadcast: June 6, 2019
Duration: 49 Minutes
Event Type: On-Demand Webinar
Cost: Free

Register Today! 


The #1 barrier to Smart Manufacturing is the lack of connectivity between your systems and processes. The smartest manufacturers are jumping ahead of competitors by using APIs to break through these barriers and get critical data flowing instantly to the right people at the right time. Are you using APIs for this?

Join this webinar and learn:

  • How APIs are critical for digital communication throughout the entire value chain
  • Why APIs are powerful tools that aren’t just for IT
  • How APIs accelerate value realization




Riley90.jpgSean Riley, Global Industry Director, Manufacturing & Transportation, Software AG

Sean Riley is the Global Industry Director for Manufacturing & Transportation for Software AG. Over the past seven years, Mr. Riley has been obsessively focused on enterprise digital transformation as it relates to production, field services, supply chains and new product development.  Prio to joining Software AG in 2011, Mr. Riley has over ten years of experience in the supply chain and logistics fields. In addition to his work experience, Mr. Riley has received a BA in Business Administration from Hanover College, a MBA with Distinction from DePaul University and is a certified Six Sigma Greenbelt. As well as being a continual guest lecturer for DePaul University, Mr. Riley also sits on the curriculum advisory committee for the Graduate Program for Supply Chain and Operations Management and has been named a Supply & Demand Chain Executive “Pro to Know” for the fifth consecutive year.

Gadre90.jpgSachin Gadre, Vice President, Global Product Management, Software AG

Sachin Gadre is Vice President of Global Product Management at Software AG and is responsible for managing the Hybrid Integration and API Management Platform. Prior to joining Software AG, Sachin worked with Accenture where he worked on IT Strategy engagements in the technology sector. Prior to Accenture, Sachin worked as a Solutions Architect at BearingPoint. He has worked directly with some of the world’s largest companies to solve complex integration challenges involving internal systems and external partners.


Technical Details

This webinar will be conducted using a slides-and-audio format.  After you complete your registration, you will receive a confirmation email with details for joining the webinar.

How IndustryWeek webinars work

System test (opens in a new window)

Contact us