FEATURE PANEL

The drive towards digitalisation - The future of digitalisation in UK process industries.

Guest Panellist

Ian ElsbyHead of Chemical Industry GB&I - Siemens

Time & Location

Wednesday: 11.00 to 12.00, Stage 3

About this session

Hosted by GAMBICA, the Trade Association for Instrumentation, Control, Automation and Laboratory Technology

Digitalisation, digital transformation, Industry 4.0 and Smart-everything!… It’s easy for buzzword weariness to set in, but what does it all mean for the future of UK process industries? In this feature 1hr session, experts from the world of digitalisation and process automation give their view of the digitalisation landscape; where the UK Chemical industry is on the journey, the challenges faced, and what the future looks like.

Host: Scott Pepper, Sector Head – Process Instrumentation & Control

Featured Panelists:

  • ABB – David Lincoln – Digital lead, Measurement & Analytics
  • Accenture – Jürgen Weichenberger – Data Science Senior Principal
  • Emerson – Travis Hesketh – Vice President Marketing
  • Endress+Hauser – Phil Waterworth – Project Engineer – Digital Specialist
  • Siemens – Ian Elsby – Head of Chemical Industry GB&I
  • Yokogawa – Marcel Kelder – Director Advanced Solutions

Panellist Bio

Ian Elsby, head of chemical industry GB&I at Siemens will explore the key drivers & challenges for the sector, and how intelligent use of data can provide significant business impact.