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"The Third Choice"

Jeffrey Jones, Corporate Director-IT, MetalTek International

Software Engineers are the Future of Logistics

Software Engineers are the Future of Logistics

Mario Harik, CIO, XPO Logistics, Inc. [NYSE:XPO]

Enhancing Safety Throughout the Organization

Enhancing Safety Throughout the Organization

Derek Bogard, Vice President, Environmental, Health & Safety (EH&S), Bonduelle Fresh Americas

IoROT - Internet of Really Old Things

IoROT - Internet of Really Old Things

Ashe Menon, SVP of Global Manufacturing, National Oilwell Varco

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Cold Jet: Industry 4.0 Grade Machine Cleaning

With widespread application in a plethora of industries such as medical, healthcare, aerospace, packaging, household appliances, construction, and more, the plastic industry has quickly become one of the most evolving businesses today. In fact, the industry is projected to double its business, producing more than 600 million metric tons of plastic products in the upcoming decade. To bolster the ever-increasing demand of plastic products, today, plastic technology vendors are incorporating innovative technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics into their plastic manufacturing solutions. By leveraging AI and machine learning, companies hope to simplify the manufacturing and maintenance cycles of plastic products faster. In addition, integrating robotics into plastic products is facilitating the development of faster and precise manufacturing processes.

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Journey from Intelligent Automation (IA) to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Journey from Intelligent Automation (IA) to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Sanjay Choubey, VP-IT, Briggs & Stratton

Imagine it’s Thursday night, the kids have soccer practice and you’re always looking for a place to pick-up dinner on the way home.

Revolutionizing the Aerospace Sector with Cloud

Revolutionizing the Aerospace Sector with Cloud

Renee P Wynn, CIO, NASA

The ability to rent as much computing and storage as you need for only as long as you need it enables you to solve problems and perform analyses that you could never afford to do if you had to OWN all of the hardware.

The Internet of Things, in the Real World

The Internet of Things, in the Real World

Manuel Bautista, CIO, Harvard Maintenance

The Internet of things (IoT) is a term coined to describe the increasing number of devices embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity that collect and exchange data.

PLM and Modern Enterprise & Manufacturing Environment

PLM and Modern Enterprise & Manufacturing Environment

Oleg Shilovitsky, PLM Consultant, Beyond PLM

​Business environment is changing fast these days. Enterprise and manufacturing processes are very slow moving segments.

How Global Brands Create Insanely Great Customer Experiences

How Global Brands Create Insanely Great Customer Experiences

Mark Wang, Chief Data Scientist, Alorica

It might be painful to analyze where your brand is falling short, but consider feedback from your customers as a gift, not a pain point.

Becoming a BI-(or Analytics-) Competent Organization

Becoming a BI-(or Analytics-) Competent Organization

Zhongcai Zhang, First SVP & Chief Analytics Officer, New York Community Bancorp, Inc.

Analytics benefits from not only a good reporting know-how but also the very same data infrastructure underlying the reporting function.

Innovations in Material Science Bring Functional Filaments to Market

Innovations in Material Science Bring Functional Filaments to Market

Daniel Stolyarov, CEO, Graphene 3D Lab, Inc

The 3D printing industry is positioning itself to offer businesses and consumer clients alike highly-customized, high-end products by making available advanced and functional materials for 3D printing. Historically, most commercially available

Augmenting Process Efficiency with Automation-And Physics

Augmenting Process Efficiency with Automation-And Physics

Harsha Prahlad, CEO & Co-founder, Grabit Inc.

Faster product delivery and efficient process execution have remained a moving target for the traditional industries such as manufacturing and logistics.

DoD Innovation: Landscape of Emerging Practices

DoD Innovation: Landscape of Emerging Practices

Katy Person, Program Manager, MIT Innovation Initiative

I consider the DoD the equivalent of the elephant in John Godfrey Saxe’s poem. Only when we all work together, can we have clear understanding.

Is That a Robot in My Factory?

Is That a Robot in My Factory?

Cheryl Whitis, CIO, Raytheon Missile Systems

When you walk into the factories at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, Arizona, don’t be surprised to find robots working side-by-side with humans on the production lines.

Industry and Internet will soon be Inseparable

Industry and Internet will soon be Inseparable

Franz E. Gruber, Founder & Chairman, Global CEO, FORCAM

The smart manufacturing journey requires the modern manufacturing business to undergo a fundamental transformation.

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