9:00 – 9:15 am
The Rise of the Industrial Internet: Inside the playbook of a “Digital Industrial” VC Shark
Whitney Rockley has been investing in industrial technology companies for over 20 years and has a unique and highly bespoke investment strategy which she will share to identify strong tech companies targeting industrial customers in manufacturing, Oil & Gas, supply chain & logistics and urban infrastructure. Whitney will touch on the different digital technologies that are of significant importance to the manufacturing sector and future IIoT trends.
9:15 – 10:00 am
The Intersection of Business and Technology: How to Unlock Value from Emerging Technologies
Sachin Lulla has 20 years of experience in the Automotive and Manufacturing industries serving clients such as GM, Ford, Nissan, Caterpillar, Deere, Goodyear. In his current role at EY, Sachin leads Digital Transformation and Internet of Things (IoT) for clients in Automotive, A&D, Transportation, Chemicals, and Industrial Products sector.
Sachin will share his insights on the top most frequently asked questions on the role of emerging technologies in driving the 4th Industrial revolution such as: What is Industry 4.0 and Digital Transformation in Manufacturing? Are we behind? What are the leading companies doing? What can we learn from them? Where do we start?