Agenda 2021

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

Monday, February 8 - Pre-Forum Workshops

  Track 1 Track 2 Track 3 Track 4
10:00 AM       Industrial Cybersecurity - Today and Tomorrow (Part 1)
12:00 PM       Industrial Cybersecurity - Today and Tomorrow (Part 2)
2:30 PM   Digital Transformation Council (DTC) Annual Meeting   IT-OT Cybersecurity Convergence Workshop - People and Processes (Part 1)
4:30 PM   Digital Transformation Council (DTC) Annual Meeting   IT-OT Cybersecurity Convergence Workshop - People and Processes (Part 2)

Tuesday, February 9

  Track 1 Track 2 Track 3 Track 4
10:00 AM Keynote Session      
12:00 PM Keynote Session      
2:30 PM Open Process Automation: Report from the Labs The Transformation Imperative Transformation and the Workforce IT-OT Cybersecurity Convergence Workshop - Cybersecurity Technologies (Part 1)
4:30 PM Manufacturing and Operations Innovation: Accelerating the Industrial Digital Transformation Becoming a Smart Industrial Enterprise Building an Effective Workforce through Diversity and Inclusion in Industry IT-OT Cybersecurity Convergence Workshop - Cybersecurity Technologies (Part 2)

Wednesday, February 10

  Track 1 Track 2 Track 3 Track 4
10:00 AM Keynote Session: Digital Transformation End Goal: Competitive Excellence      
12:00 PM The Sustainability Future in Post-Covid Recovery Blockchain Industrial Applications Improving Asset Performance by Connecting Edge Data to Enterprise Systems Cybersecurity Case Studies - Part 1
2:30 PM Preparing for the New Normal - Transformation from Automated to Autonomous Digital Twins for Plant Design, Build, and Operations Additive Manufacturing to the Rescue: Innovative Ways to Drive Performance Cybersecurity Case Studies - Part 2
4:30 PM Remote Connected Worker in 2020 and 2021 Digital Twins in Manufacturing Electrification Strategies and Challenges Cybersecurity Case Studies - Part 3

Thursday, February 11

  Track 1 Track 2 Track 3 Track 4
10:00 AM Open Process Automation: Where Will End Users Find Value? ML and Analytics in Operations and Maintenance The Role of 5G and Private Wireless in Digitally Transformed Architectures Remote Monitoring Drives Asset Performance
12:00 PM IT/OT Convergence: A Foundation for Digital Transformation The Connected Worker: Together, Augmented Reality and Remote Monitoring Drive Operation Performance The Role of the Hyperscalers at the Industrial IoT Edge Taking Enterprise Asset Management to the Next Level