2021 - AVEVA PI World 2021
The Future of Digital Engineering with Schlumberger and AVEVA, hosted by Mike Walsh
By creating a reliable, secure and scalable data management architecture, you can combine the insights of technology with the innovation of your experts. With an AI-enabled data management architecture that continuously gathers and applies analytics to live data, you can empower your teams to spot patterns, predict anomalies and provide decision support metrics that enable contextual, connected decision making empowering your team to anticipate, pre-empt and drive competitive advantage. Join this session with global expert Mike Walsh and Rajeev Sonthalia of Schlumberger and AVEVA s Bry Dillon to hear how we are collaborating on cloud-based solutions that span hub to edge to enable industry leaders to break down silos and leverage the power of data and AI to elevate performance and drive sustainability and efficiency.
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Leading Authority on Consumer Innovation and the Digital Future
Mike is the CEO of Tomorrow, a global consultancy on designing companies for the 21st century. He advises leaders on how to thrive in the current era of disruptive technological change. Mike s bestselling books include Futuretainment, The Dictionary of Dangerous Ideas, and The Algorithmic Leader: How to Be Smart When Machines Are Smarter Than You. Each week he interviews provocative thinkers, innovators and troublemakers on his weekly podcast, Between Worlds . A true nomad, Mike travels over 300 days a year worldwide, researching trends, collecting innovation case studies and presenting on the future of business.
Mike has been a pioneer in the digital space since the 1990s, running both successful start-up ventures as well as holding senior leadership positions in established media organizations. With a background in corporate law and management consulting, he began his career at XT3, a spin out from McKinsey and one of the first digital consulting firms created to help major companies embrace the embryonic Web. During the first dotcom boom, Mike launched the technology publishing group internet.com in Australia, which went on to become the leading local technology news and events platform in the country.
Rajeev Sonthalia is President, Digital & Integration Schlumberger, a position he assumed in July 2020.
Prior to this role he served as the president of Integrated Performance Management, in addition to various global management positions, including Head of Marketing & Corporate Strategy, vice president of Reservoir Characterization in the Eastern Hemisphere, president of Integrated Drilling Services, president of Schlumberger Production Management, and president of Asia Pacific.
Earlier in his Schlumberger career, Sonthalia was the vice president of Well Construction and Intervention after holding several management and field operations positions in India, United Kingdom, United States, China, and Kuwait. He began his career with Schlumberger in 1992 as a Wireline field engineer in India.
Sonthalia holds a master s degree in business administration from Erasmus University Rotterdam and a bachelor s degree in physics from the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay.
Bry Dillon has been in the enterprise software industry for 19 years, spanning roles in sales and business development from venture funded startups to Fortune 500 organizations. He spent the beginning of his career in software companies focused on supply chain and unstructured data, and the past 7 years with OSIsoft, leaders in the management of Operational Data. Most recently he led OSIsoft s Western Region, covering a variety of customers from both traditional and emerging markets. In his current role, Bry is responsible for overseeing the Cloud and Analytics practice; focused on helping customers extend their PI Infrastructure to leverage the power of Cloud Technologies.