2023 - AVEVA World San Francisco - Partner solution talks
Cognizant: Keeping up with the super-human speed of digital transformation
From the dawn of industrial automation systems, to today's era of AI and Big Data, the landscape of regulatory and digital technologies has changed at breakneck speed. But as we rocket toward an even more complex future, how can industries keep up without losing control? Join us as we explore the monumental shifts over the last number of decades and make bold predictions about the disruptive changes that await us in the next decade. Discover how to not just survive, but thrive in the era of super-human digital transformation.
Damien O Connor is a professional software consultant and technology executive with more than 14 years of software development and architecture experience with success focused on design and development of Data Infrastructures. As the Chief Technology Officer, Damien leads the TQS Products and Services groups in the design Data Infrastructures for their customers across the globe. Damien joined TQS in 2009 as a software consultant, focused on the implementation of Data Historians. Damien has demonstrated advanced expertise in systems integration, data modelling and analytics, having designed and participated in various manufacturing intelligence programs.
Sharath Prasad is AVP in Cognizant s IoT & Engineering Practice, and is the Global Offering Leader for Cognizant s Intelligent Operations portfolio of solutions, which includes Smart Manufacturing, Smart Warehouses and Smart Utilities. Sharath s experience over the last 27 years has been around IoT, Product Engineering and Digital technologies across manufacturing, consumer processed goods, food & beverage and life sciences/pharma sectors.
In his current role at Cognizant as an Offering leader, he drives definition of strategy, solutions and growth across Smart Manufacturing solutions and looks at enabling clients to integrate IT & OT systems with IoT, extract the right kind of data to build applications and derive insights that drive the highest value for production metric improvements.