PIB 2016: The GrayMatter Annual User Group Conference
The event includes success stories and presentations from a wide array of industries including water/wastewater, manufacturing, food and beverage and many more. Additionally, water operators in Ohio can now earn up to 5 continuing education credits.
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Announcing the 2016 Agenda
Cracking the Code on Water/Wastewater Efficiency: Ask the Experts Panel
Panel members: Sally Gutierrez, United States Environmental Protection Agency; Terry Biederman, Johnson & Anderson; Stephen Singer, Singer Environmental; Alan Hinchman, Gray Matter Systems; Dan Page, Gray Matter Systems
Continuing education credit: OEPA-B8861330-OM– In this unique session, attendees are encouraged to submit and ask questions for a panel of water experts. Experts range from Sally Gutierrez, Director of Environmental Technology Innovation Cluster Development and Support Program for the EPA to Terry Biederman, Principal of Johnson & Anderson with more than 30 years in water/waster treatment and water quality for municipalities and several more. Learn More.
Customer Story: Brilliant Factory in Action with GE Transportation
Tod Virden, GE Transportation
What does Brilliant Factory mean to you? For some, it’s increasing production efficiency, execution and optimization through advanced analytics 0r even just a long-term goal.
But at GE Transportation, Brilliant Manufacturing is more of a journey. Starting at ground zero and connecting machines that reveal critical data– whether it helps define quality of equipment or contextualize data over time.
Join this session to hear GE Transportation’s story on facilitating both MES and Brilliant Factory projects and the kind of innovative team collaboration it takes to go down the path of operational excellence. Learn More.
The Ultimate Rebuild: How Baerlocher Put Their Trust in Gray Matter to Harness Faster, More Reliable Operations
Larry Kandel, Baerlocher
Imagine putting all your trust in your car mechanic to take out and service your engine and transmission, all before 5 PM. Chances are, you’d be a little apprehensive.
Join this unique session to hear Baerlocher’s story on ripping out their entire system, rethinking their operations and emerging with a process that’s reliable, more efficient and sustainable for years to come.
We’ll provide a rare look inside the physical and emotional journey involved when you dive into a project of this magnitude. Learn More.
PIB 2016 Keynote: Taming the Complexity of a Digital World
There are now more computing devices in the world than there are people.
This is a staggering piece of information and it’s only a bite-sized example of the digital world we live in. With data being measured in terabytes, petabytes, zettabytes, etc., it can be a little dizzying.
We’re currently on the path to a complex, digital age. It may lead to many opportunities, or it may bring challenge. It’s up to us to make our choice. Can we harness that complexity to build a safer, profitable, better world?
Join us at our annual user group conference, PIB 2016, to find out. Our keynote speaker, Mickey McManus is a pioneer in the field of pervasive computing and human-centered innovation.
He’s passionate about taming the complexity of our digital world. Mickey is the chairman and principal of MAYA Design and co-author of the book, Trillions: Thriving in the Emerging Information Ecology.Learn More