Roadmap to Accelerating Value from AI for Manufacturing
Analytics and AI are driving insights-based manufacturing transformations. However, a methodical transformation journey roadmap with clear progressive goals is important to reap the full benefits and maximizing return on data. The session will address the following themes: How are manufacturing paradigms changing with the progressive use of AI based insights? What are lessons for other industries? How has Hitachi leveraged AI for it’s manufacturing transformations? How is Hitachi Vantara helping bring new solutions to help accelerate industry transformation?
Sath Rao has led industry level capability development, go-to-market strategy, and delivered on the digital transformation agenda including business model innovation.
In his current role as Director, Digital Solutions for Manufacturing, Product Marketing at Hitachi Vantara, he is responsible for delivering new product innovations, strategic marketing, and global go-to-market for solutions in collaboration with product management. In his earlier roles, he led pioneering work on the Factory of the Future Vision 2030 initiative and was also a member of the Board of Governors of the Manufacturing Leadership Council (now part of National Association of Manufacturers). He has extensive manufacturing, consulting, software development experience for Industrial IOT, analytics, AI, IT and OT experience and while working for companies like Fujitsu, Wipro, Schneider Electric (Invensys), Frost & Sullivan and Bechtel & Pacific Corp JV-EnergyWorks.