Digital Transformation Strategists Conference Schedule

Are you leading or responsible for digital transformation strategy? Don’t miss these sessions specifically designed for Operations, IT and Engineering leadership. Get best practices and learn directly from award-winning peers. Hear how they’re using disruptive technologies to drive measurable results and creating agile business models that improve performance, optimize efficiency and reduce costs.
Event Opening Address,
Blake Moret, CEO
Rockwell Automation
Why Digital Transformations Fail: How You Can Win During Disruptive Times,  
Tony Saldanha,
President, Transformant
Tech Intensity in Manufacturing: Innovating Through Disruption​,
Caglayan Arkan, Vice President, Manufacturing Industry, Microsoft
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Visit Partner Showcase
Visit the Rockwell Automation Booth
Q&A with Microsoft
Digital Transformation Impacts on Organizational Structure,
Ivar Berntz,
Sr Director Analyst, Gartner
Georgia Pacific Finds a New Way to Measure Success,
Mike Carroll, SVP Innovation, and Steve Clancey,
 Harpak-ULMA’s Smart Connected Packaging Journey,
Kevin Roach, President,
Doosan Bobcat Creates a Human-First Approach to Digitizing Facilities,
Hiram J. Sosa, Senior Automation Manager, EMEA, Doosan Bobcat
Achieve Success in the Next Normal: How to Rapidly Scale Industrial Transformation,
Matt Littlefield,
President, LNS Research
"ROK and Roll” Lunchtime Keynote | Guest Keynote: Mark Schulman, musician

Visit Partner Showcase
Visit the Rockwell Automation Booth
Q&A with LNS
The Second Wave of the Connected Enterprise: Transforming Product Innovation Through the Digital Thread,
George Young,
Global Managing Director, Kalypso
Pfizer: Changing Patients’ Lives Through Digital Thread,
Mike Tomasco, Vice President, Digital Manufacturing, Pfizer
Norbord Embraces Technology to Empower Employees with Information and Remote Support,
Teja (TJ) Schubert, Norbord
Metso Metrics: Predictive Maintenance and Asset Optimization for Minerals Processing,
Jani Puroranta, Chief Digital Officer, Metso
Now More Than Ever: A Digital Strategy with Impact, Speed and Scale,
Craig Melrose,
EVP of Digital Transformation Solutions, PTC
Driving Quicker Time to Market and Operational Efficiency with Simulation-based Digital Twins,
Prith Banerjee, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Ansys
Visit Partner Showcase
Q&A with PTC & Ansys
Complete a Session Survey
Visit the Rockwell Automation booth
Caterpillar Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) Deployment Generates Rapid Operational Insights and Business Impact,
Haydn Powell, Global Supply Chain Manager and Brent Ruth, Global ACM ERP CoE Leader, Caterpillar
Stronger Together: Leveraging the Power of the IT/OT Relationship at Eli Lilly and Company,
Karen Harris and Dave Sternasty,
Eli Lilly and Company
Ecolab: 4 Steps to ‘The Factory of the Future',
Matthew Boudjouk, Control & Automation Program Lead, Ecolab
Preparing Security and Virtual Work Environment for Crisis Situations,
Paul Didier, Solutions Architect and Manager, Cisco® System’s IoT Business Group, Cisco
Developing a Digitized, Agile Supply Chain,
Craig McNeil,
Managing Director of Accenture Industry X.0 North America, Accenture
Cytiva Helps Customers Speed Time to Market When it Really Counts,
Kevin Seaver, Executive GM Automation & Digital, Cytiva
Gencor Transforms the Customer Experience,
Dennis Hunt, Senior Vice President, Gencor
Stanley Black & Decker’s Margin Resilience Program Aims  at Delivering Big Impact,
Sudhi Bangalore, Global VP, Industry 4.0, Stanley Black & Decker
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Q&A with Customer Finalists
Complete a Session Survey
Visit the Rockwell Automation Booth
The Power of People in DX – Culture and Change Management,
Mick Mancuso, Director, Connected Enterprise Ops,
Rockwell Automation
How OT Context Can Simplify Your Digital Transformation Journey,
Andrew Ellis,
Director, Global Technical Consultants, Information Software, Rockwell Automation
Building a Successful Digital Transformation Strategy,
Jeff Botsch,
Consulting Manager,
Rockwell Automation
Modern Remote Services Help You Stay Productive,
Angela Rapko,
Director, Rockwell Automation