2021 - AVEVA PI World 2021 - Marine
Building a Digital Future Across the Marine Ecosystem
The marine industry is going through significant change as operators drive digital transformation and push their suppliers and supply chain to support their many digital initiatives. This opening talk sets the theme for the track and shares the AVEVA marine industry vision of unifying engineering and operations from construction and shipbuilding through operational end-of-life.
AVEVA s Transportation Industry Principal has a broad background in developing industrial electronics, automated control and information system software for OEM s and enterprises. Before working at AVEVA, Matt spent 35 years in numerous sales, marketing and management roles at OSIsoft, Viewtronics and Xycom. As a degreed electronics engineer with specialty in computer-based controls and decades of market experience, Matt has been working with leading technology firms to bring real-time performance intelligence to the supply chain and smart city initiatives.
David graduated from the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow as a Naval Architect, moving directly into the computer aided design industry where he implemented 3D design software in over 20 shipyards. He moved onto a consulting role in IBM Germany where he implemented and consulted leading engineering companies on Product Lifecycle Management systems. Since joining AVEVA in 2008 David has held several roles ranging from principle consultant to Head of Innovation. David now manages Marine Solutions as part of the portfolio strategy team, looking across the AVEVA portfolio to deliver solutions to the marine industry across the complete lifecycle of design build and operate.