Agenda 2019

Following is the preliminary schedule for the Forum. Times and sessions are subject to change.

Join us for a Super Bowl Reception on Sunday February 3, 6-10 PM, The Upper Deck

Monday, February 4 - Pre-Forum Workshops

  Track 1
Safety & Security
Track 2
Safety & Security
Track 3
Digital Transformation Planning
Track 4
Smart Cities
Track 5
APM
Track 6
Media Session
8:30 AM The State of Cybersecurity for Industry, Infrastructure, and Cities          
10:00 AM Break      
10:30 AM ICS/OT Cybersecurity Trends and Developments Industrial IoT Cybersecurity Trends and Developments        
12:00 PM Boxed Lunch Break Media Session for Media Participants
12:15 PM Irdeto Workshop: Digital Twins - The Answer to the IoT Security Conundrum?
1:00 PM AT&T Business Workshop: Cybersecurity Risk Assessment for Manufacturers
2:00 PM Industrial/OT Threat Detection and Response: What's the Right Solution for Your Company? Cybersecurity and Safety Convergence Digital Transformation Planning Smart City Platform Success Stories The Digitization of Asset Performance Management
3:30 PM Break    
4:00 PM IT-OT Cybersecurity Convergence Fake I/O: Affecting Level 0/1 Data in Industrial Control Systems Digital Transformation Council Meeting (End Users Only) IoT and Smart Lighting Platforms: The Dramatic Impacts and Hidden Opportunities of Convergence  
6-9 PM Welcome Reception

Tuesday, February 5

7:00 AM Forum Registration and Continental Breakfast
Schneider Electric Breakfast: Get Started on Your Digital Journey, the Easy Way (Invitation Only)
Inductive Automation Breakfast: Ignition Perspective with a Side of Pancakes
8:30 AM Keynote Presentations
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Executive Panel
12:00 PM Lunch
12:15 PM HIMA Workshop: Safe and Efficient Engineering in the Digital Age
1:00 PM L&T Technology Services Workshop: Benchmark Your Digital Enterprise Maturity Index
Aspentech Workshop: Digital Acceleration - Achieving New Levels of Operational Excellence
  Track 1
Automation Innovations
Track 2
Safety & Security
Track 3
Asset Performance Management
Track 4
AI & Machine Learning
Track 5
3D Printing & Machine Learning
Track 6
Smart Cities
2:00 PM Open Process Automation Status Case Studies in Industrial/OT Cybersecurity - Part 1 Digital Transformation in Asset Management and Field Service Digital Transformation Overview: Innovation and Exponential Progress Science and Technology Drives the New Manufacturing Optimizing Operations with AI, Edge Connectivity, and IIoT
3:30 PM Break
4:00 PM Open Process Automation Panel  Case Studies in Industrial/OT Cybersecurity - Part 2 Maintenance and Operations:  Better Together Machine Learning in the Real World Machine Learning Benefits in Production Operations Smart City Project Best Practices
5:30 PM Happy Hour Reception, Sponsored by Intel and Wind River
7-9:30 PM ARC Reception and Dinner

Wednesday, February 6

7:00 AM Forum Registration and Continental Breakfast
GE Digital Breakfast: The Next Wave of Industrial Digital Transformation (Invitation Only)
IoTium Breakfast: A Secure Approach to Digital Transformation for the Enterprise
8:30 AM Keynote and Executive Panel
10:00 AM Break
  Track 1
Automation Innovations
Track 2
Safety & Security
Track 3
Analytics & Blockchain
Track 4
Analytics & Human Challenges
Track 5
Edge Devices & Augmented Reality
Track 6
Smart Cities
10:30 AM IT/OT Convergence: Linking Legacy to an Industrial IoT World Safety Systems: Integrated versus Not? Does It Really Matter? Analytics Rollout Best Practices Transforming Data into Value IoT Network Edge Infrastructure and Devices The Cybersecurity Challenge for Smart Cities and Infrastructure
12:00 PM Lunch
12:15 PM Baker Hughes Workshop: Imagine If Your Machines Could Talk
1:00 PM SAP Workshop:  Connect Digitally to Perfect Reality - Ensure a ‘Design to Operate’ Intelligent Enterprise
Stratus Technologies Workshop: Top 10 Digital Transformation and Edge Computing Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them
2:00 PM Do Your Digital Transformation Plans Align with Your Business Improvement Goals? Balancing Cybersecurity, Safety, and Innovation Risks Augmented Reality and Wearables for the Industrial Enterprise Digital Transformation Organizational and Human Challenges Cloud Platforms for Operational Analytics Drones for Industry and Cities
3:30 PM Break
4:00 PM Digital Transformation in Manufacturing: Status and Progress The Converging Worlds of Safety and Cybersecurity Blockchain Emerges in Process Manufacturing – Here’s What You Need to Know How Digital Transformation Impacts the Workforce Leveraging IIoT and Operational Analytics to Realize Digital Transformation in Oil & Gas Autonomous Mobile Robots Come of Age
7 PM Reception and Dinner at SeaWorld's Key West and Antarctica Empire of the Penguin, Sponsored by Microsoft

Thursday, February 7

  Track 1
Automation Innovations
Track 2
IT/OT Convergence
Track 3
Asset Performance Management
Track 4
Operational Analytics
Track 5
Smart Cities
Track 6
Facility Tours
8:30 AM Open Process Automation Forum Status Strategies to Reduce Downtime and Increase Plant KPIs Operator Training by Doing Part 1 Digital Transformation and Smart Manufacturing: The Future Is Now! Mobility-as-a-Service Platforms: A Focus on Smart Transportation Autonomous & Connected Vehicle Test Bed Tour
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM IT/OT/ET Convergence IT/OT Convergence: Linking Legacy to an Industrial IoT World, Part 2 Operator Training by Doing Part 2 Real-time Operational Data Design Considerations Smart Parking Systems: Dramatic Impacts and Current Challenges See Mobile Logistics Robots in Action on a Facility Tour
12:00 PM Forum Ends with Boxed Lunches
12:00 PM Open Process Automation Forum Meetings
IEEE Smart Cities Standards Meeting
1:00 PM Ignition Cross Industry Collective Member Meeting