Mr. Joe Kaeser
President and Chief Executive Officer
With its massive shale gas resources, the US has the opportunity to get re-industrialised in a big way with energy-intensive industries
I’m one of 386,000 dedicated Siemens employees worldwide. Together, we’re making real what matters. For us, “Ingenuity for life” means working relentlessly to create value for our customers and employees as well as for society – because I believe that companies must contribute to the welfare of society in a sustainable way. Joe Kaeser has been President and CEO of Siemens AG since 2013.
Director, McKinsey’s New Jersey office
The advances in manufacturing technologies that we are seeing are more exciting and potentially more disruptive than anything we’ve seen in a long time
Katy serves as the Managing Partner of the Mid-Atlantic Office and is a leader within the Pharmaceuticals & Medical Products Practice. She is also a member of the McKinsey Global Institute Council, which advises on MGI's research on global economic, business, and technology trends.
I think there is no portal in the world that will reach all of our potential and existing customers. However, we are very satisfied...
Under his watch, First Sensor AG embarked on a healthy growth trajectory by pursuing a consistent strategy. Today, the company concentrates on the growth markets Industrial, Medical and Mobility via its three business units. The global business was systematically expanded, central processes were optimized, and the productivity was noticeably enhanced.
Chief Executive Officer
The impact of digitalization is being felt deep in the value chain structures and it’s changing the business models.
Mr. Michael Ziesemer served as a Member of the Executive Board and is an In charge of Sales & Marketing and Member of the Executive Board at Endress+Hauser Canada Ltd. Mr. Ziesemer is the Founder of Systemplan Gmbh. He serves as an Executive Director of Finesse Solutions, LLC.
Head of Product Management
Plant Automation Technology has a very global presence and offers a tremendous service. And as a bonus, we are able to reach a very interesting target group.
" Over the last 25 years Syslogic has become synonymous in its industry with embedded industrial computers and HMI systems without compromise. In recent years, Syslogic expanded its product assortment to include embedded computer and HMI systems for mobile uses. "
Head of Discrete Automation and Motion Division
Indian solar energy space is under-exploited. ABB India Ltd, a power and automation engineering company, is positioning itself for a bigger role in the solar energy space.
" Indian solar energy space is under-exploited. ABB India Ltd, a power and automation engineering company, is positioning itself for a bigger role in the solar energy space. India has an installed capacity of around 2,500 MW of grid-connected solar power, while the sector expects to add about 1,500 MW this year. The potential to grow in solar in India is very high as the Government aims to achieve a target of 10 GW by 2017, says Subir Pal, Head of Discrete Automation and Motion Division at ABB India. Subir Pal talks about the potential of India’s solar power sector and the company’s plans for the country. "
The outlook for India’s economy is far better than a lot of other nations in many aspects and so, as a corporate, we are very positive about our performance – both as a team and as individuals
A self-confessed fan of butter chicken and halwa, Takuichi Shimizu, President, Omron Management Centre of India, is on his first stint in the country.
Head of Product Marketing
Automation technology improves work and product quality by transferring manually performed repetitive activities to machines or plants
" Automation technology improves work and product quality by transferring manually performed repetitive activities to machines or plants. Ultimately, this means that automation technology improves the quality of life of many people. "
Chief Technology Officer
The infrastructure piece, the information piece, the big data piece, I would say all these are similar to other companies like Fujitsu,” says Reger. “The differentiator is the final piece
With a PhD from the University of Cologne in Germany, Reger has worked in the fields of theoretical physics and computer sciences at institutions in Europe and the US. He joined Fujitsu in 1998 as head of technology marketing, having previously been executive consultant and chief IT architect at IBM.
Soren Berg lorenzen
Nothing beats knowledge and experience in making sure a geothermal project is well planned and executed
The red thread through my professional life is renewable energy. I am passionate about the green transformation of the energy sector. I have increasingly gained this opportunity to combine with my interest in management and work with people and development
Senior Project Manager
Setting ambitious deployment targets can act as a signal to international private developers, investors and technology providers
I am an environmental professional with almost 10 years of experience in climate finance and sustainability and I currently work as senior analyst in the CPI Europe office, with a focus on clean investment, policy analysis, and risk analysis
Director, Projects and Technical Services
My vision for the industry is to see Nigeria one day conceptualise robust engineering products design and then see through manufacturing and then managing the entire products life cycle
Projects Director at Thompson & Grace Invests. Ltd
Many projects find that pre-stressed concrete provides the lowest overall cost, considering production and lifetime maintenance
Loay Ghazaleh, a 1986 Civil Engineering graduate from Texas A & M with Global MBA - Finance from Thunderbird , Arizona is backed by over 22 years diverse experience in government and private businesses spanning many sectors in several countries. Currently I work as the Advisor to H.E. Undersecretary of Works in Bahrain
The traditional construction system is gradually disappearing and new innovative methods will be welcomed by the industry in near future
33 years of design experience in the gulf region and the middle east..UAE, QATAR, KUWAIT, KSA and Lebanon.Experience in designing High rise buildings/ Towers,,Clients and developers awards in Designing Hospitality projects ( Hotel and resorts).
Assistant Vice President
As per my own experience I see that Middle East is still lagging behind the acceptance of the PCM in the construction comparing to what in the international market
A Competent Civil Engineer, 25 years of hands-on work experience.I have accumulated wide internationally recognized experience in many facets of the construction industries.
Area Sales Director
A good and thorough design will enable fast production, optimize cost efficiency and provide best possible quality of buildings
Providing investment goods for the building industry in the form of complete production plants, precast concrete machinery, precast manufacturing solutions for all needs to match highest standards for buildings considering the structural and architectural design.
BIM Practice Leader
It (BIM) also allows for potential site logistical challenges to be modeled and mitigated prior to construction commencement
Chris is a chartered civil engineer with over ten years' experience working as project, information and design manager for projects using BIM within built environment and transportation sectors including for multi-discipline projects at all life-cycle stages of a scheme.
Team Leader (Procurement Process)
Logistics challenges especially for Over Dimensional Consignments needs to be addressed during the procurement for prefabrication construction projects
Lalit Dhamija is team leader (procurement process) at ADCO and the chairman of the CIPS UAE Abu Dhabi branch. He has more than 35 years experience in the procurement and supply chain profession, working in both the public and private sectors.
: The whole intention of introducing modular construction methodologies in construction projects is to make construction quicker and more efficient. These benefits should be shared by both the developers / clients as well as the contractors in a win / win arrangement
An experienced, successful Project Director with a track record of delivering large, complex construction projects as well as effective introduction and execution of innovative business wide operational initiatives.
If elements of the building can be built earlier in a factory and provided their weight and size are such that the transportation of them is not too costly plus placement of these elements in the building is possible, then significant time can be saved and to some extent cost
Have over thirty years of experience in the analysis and design of structures. I started working in 1976 in Iran on the design of steel and concrete buildings against earthquake until 1984. After further education in UK, I jointed Gifford in 1988.
Our long-term strategy and mission is to provide high-end products, which excel in quality and longevity and always having a clear focus on customer's needs
Since its establishment more than 50 years ago, the company Novasina has specialized in the accurate measuring of air and material humidity. The basis was the world’s first, self-developed electronic measuring sensor for humidity measurement.
Amr Mohamed Elsayed Metwally
Head of Architecture Division PMC
Modular construction must come with well-developed Building Information Modeling (BIM) as this will minimize the risk of design errors during the manufacturing process and will allow for a design to be properly tested for clashes and clearance zones
Amr Metwally as Lead Architect Designer for the MENA Region has been a key figure in the region for the past 12 years in developing both sustainable and visionary architectural award winning healthcare.
Mr. Jayakumar V
Labor cost reduction is no longer the key deliverable of Automation. It has been replaced by consistency, accountability repeatability and measurability
Director at Autosys Engineering, Autosys Control Systems, Kore Mechatronics - Project Management Process Control and Automation Operational Excellence Personnel Ethics.
Greater use of prefabrication, preassembly, modularization, and off-site fabrication techniques and processes has led to widespread deployment and use of interoperable technology applications.
Nader Elhajj – Director of Middle East and Africa, FrameCad Solutions, Upper Marlboro, MD - Prior to his current position he was a project manager at the National Association of Home Builders Research Center, overseeing the research and development of alternative building materials and emerging technologies.
Global oil prices have fallen sharply over the past year, leading to significant revenue shortfalls and has put Saudi Arabia under enormous stress to conserve energy by improving efficiency
Director - Business Development at Source Energy/ Director - Rental Business Unit at IES.
Mr. Charles Wemyss
Accuracy is always specified by suppliers but, surprisingly, is of less importance to users. The customer wants to know the reading will be correct day after day, year after year, so long term repeatability is the key metric
Specialties: Oil & Gas flow measurement and especially chemical injection measurement over the last twenty five years; positive displacement meters and coriolis mass meters.
Captain Hung Nguyen
Former U.S. Coast Guard Captain Co-chair
The most significant lessons learned from the oil-spill incident applied to the casualties – as well as increased compliance with the International Safety Management Code
Since his retirement from the Coast Guard, Captain Nguyen has served as a Transportation Security Executive and Director, Global HSE Programs. In these capacities, Captain Nguyen successfully developed and implemented many process safety management tools that enhanced his organizations' performance excellence.
General Manager APAC
Ms. Kaila Haines
Marketing and PR Director
We don’t have a large marketing spend compared to our competitors but this has helped us maintain our competitive edge in terms of cost, although it took the Market studies a few years to put us on their radar, today, I think most people in the industry know we are a serious player with solid products and solutions
With over twenty years of experience in Marketing & Strategic Planning, Ms. Haines played a key role in launching the company's successful foray into smart microgrids and battery energy storage.