Wed, May 17
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM ET

The essential components of Digital Transformation in manufacturing
(sponsored by HiveMQ, Siemens and Microsoft)

The digital transformation of which many are talking is not the digitization of traditional business functions but a reinvention of them. For companies to successfully implement that transformation, teams of stakeholders from different areas must be brought together. This session will focus on the essential component of digital transformation in manufacturing and how different companies approach this journey. Our speakers will also focus on the challenges customers face in their journey and provide examples of successful case studies. Also, one of the speakers will discuss the Connected Reconfigurable Factory (COREF) initiative in the UK.
Digital Business Consultant
Head of Digitalization Consulting for Process Industries
Director of Industry Solutions Manufacturing
Head of Customer Success
and Partnerships
Wed, May 17
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM ET

From Machine Data to Business Insights, Building the Foundations for Industrial Analytics (sponsored by InfluxData, dedicated session)

Developer Advocate
Venture Partner
Developer Advocate
Partner Enablement Engineer
Wed, May 17
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET

The importance of having a good data strategy (sponsored by HighByte and EMQ)

This session will explore the importance of having a good data strategy, the critical components of an effective data strategy, and best practices for developing and implementing a data strategy that aligns with your business objectives.

Our speakers will explain how IoT data infrastructure affects data quality, how engineers can get started on improving data quality, and how we can better express the ROI when we talk about data.
Chief Product Officer
Marketing Director
Advanced Manufacturing and Mobility Account
and Market Leader
Wed, May 17
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

Benefits of Connecting the Plant Floor to the Cloud (GE Digital, dedicated session)

In this session, attendees will learn how connecting industrial machines and systems to the cloud can enhance operational efficiency, improve decision-making, and enable real-time monitoring and predictive maintenance. The session will also explore how cloud connectivity can enable remote access and collaboration, increase scalability, and enhance overall plant performance.
Senior Product Manager – Analytics and Machine Learning
Head of Digital Manufacturing
Smart Factory Deployment Manager
Vice President of Digital Transformation
Industry Executive, Manufacturing
Wed, May 17
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET

Protecting Third-Party Technology Investments in Edge-to-Cloud and
IIoT Applications (sponsored by NCC Group and Eurotech)

In this session, our speakers will discuss their approach to protecting third-party technology investments in edge-to-cloud and IIoT applications. Attendees will learn how to identify and mitigate security risks in complex industrial environments and strategies for ensuring the security and integrity of third-party technologies. The session will also explore how different solutions can help organizations protect their investments and maintain the reliability and availability of their critical systems.
Director of Software
Product Management
Chief Marketing Officer
Cybersecurity & Compliance
Product Management and Strategy
Wed, May 17
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

Cyber-Ready Industrial Manufacturing: What’s the Risk?
(sponsored by Fortinet, dedicated session)

As manufacturing organizations evolve their cybersecurity program, security and risk management leaders are balancing the goals of safety and availability against the fact that threats are not going away. Being cyber-ready does not equal never experiencing a breach. It does mean that the business is prepared, should a cyber-incident occur, to respond with speed and agility to protect operations. During this session, industry leaders will discuss the challenge of balancing cyber readiness and risk.
Director, Product Marketing
Strategy Development Lead, Cybersecurity Services
Security Principal Director
Senior Business Development Manager
Wed, May 17
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM ET

Industrial Cybersecurity – Security the Connected Factory with PKI
(sponsored by Keyfactor, dedicated session)

Identity-first security makes it possible for manufacturers to enable authentication, encryption, and system integrity for connected sensors, applications, and machines across even the most complex environments.
SVP, IoT Strategy & Operations
Business Development Manager, IoT