The drive towards digitalisation - The future of digitalisation in UK process industries.
Ian ElsbyHead of Chemical Industry GB&I - Siemens
Time & Location
Wednesday: 11.00 to 12.00, Stage 4
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, GAMBICA
ABB – Dr. 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 Technology Specialist
Siemens – Ian Elsby – Head of Chemical Industry GB&I
Yokogawa Europe B.V. – Marcel Kelder – Director Advanced Solutions
Featured 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.