Transform 2021 – AI in Manufacturing

Industry Vertical
Digital Only: July 12 – 16, 2021

Register for Transform 2021

The AI event of the year for enterprise manufacturing executives

Join manufacturing leaders in the industry’s premier AI digital event during Transform 2021. Transform gathers thought and action leaders from a range of manufacturing and industrial companies seeking to move into the future of work using AI for highly informative sessions, focused roundtables, and unbeatable networking opportunities.

Hear from top manufacturing industry experts on strategy and technology in the main application areas of AI/ML Automation Technology, RPA, data analytics, conversational AI, intelligent AI assistants, AI at the edge, IoT, computer vision, AR/VR, & robotics.

Discover all of the manufacturing vertical’s key topics throughout Transform 2021

Day 1
July 12, 2021
AI/ML Automation Technology

10:45 AM – 11:10 AM PT
Keynote – Fireside Chat
Data & AI strategies in the new age of telecommunications: How Verizon is leveraging data and AI to deliver new technologies such as 5G.
Speaker:
Ronan Dunne, CEO, Consumer Group, Verizon,
In conversation with Shuchi Rana, Head GTM, Headspin

12:10 PM – 12:55 PM PT
Executive Forum
Automating the AI implementation lifecycle
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2:05 PM – 2:35 PM PT
Executive Forum
Biggest trends & topics in Healthcare AI & Data tech.

Data, Analytics, u0026 Intelligent Automation Icon

Day 2
July 13, 2021
Data, Analytics, & Intelligent Automation

12:10 PM – 12:55 PM PT
Executive Forum
The Symbiosis of RPA & AI. How to get your strategy right.


12:55 PM – 1:20 PM PT
Keynote: Fireside Chat – AI in Manufacturing


2:05 PM – 2:35 PM PT
Executive Forum
The five data analytics trends you need to be aware of for 2021, for business intelligence.


3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
Panel Discussion
The biggest trends in RPA; hyper-automation, RPA enabled AI & digital transformation benefits-driven RPA v/s cost-driven RPA, human-centered RPA, etc.
Speaker: Shane Jason Mock, VP Research & Development, American Fidelity Insurance
Moderator Ted Shelton, Partner, Bain & Company

3:45 PM – 4:15 PM PT
Executive Forum

Biggest trends & topics in Retail AI & Data tech.

4:40 PM – 5:25 PM PT
Panel Discussion
The biggest trends in data analytics; human moderated analytics, contextual analytics v/s dashboards, explainable analytics, data marketplaces, graph analytics, predictive ML analytics, etc.
Panelists:
Ameen Kazerouni, Chief Analytics Officer, Orangetheory fitness
Dr. Doug Melton, Head of Clinical and Customer Analytics, Cigna

Day 3
July 14, 2021
Conversation AI & Intelligent AI Assistants

10:45 AM – 11:10 AM PT
Keynote: Fireside Chat – AI in Manufacturing

Eliminating biases such as gender & race in Conversational AI

12:55 PM – 1:20 PM PT
Keynote: Fireside Chat – AI in Manufacturing


12:10 PM – 12:55 PM PT
Executive Forum
Biggest trends & topics in Finance AI & Data tech
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2:05 PM – 2:35 PM PT
Executive Forum
The state of the art in intelligent assistants. Breaking into level 5.


3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
Panel Discussion
Big trends in conversational AI and intelligent AI assistants
This session explores the move from chatbots to truly intelligent assistants with a wide range of capabilities, more human-like speech with advancements in NLU, no-code/low-code platforms, greater, faster personalization powered by more data and compute power, purpose-built – ROI driven AI assistants, and more

AI at the Edge u0026 IoT Icon

Day 4
July 15, 2021
AI at the Edge & IoT

10:05 AM – 10:30 AM PT
Keynote: Fireside Chat – AI in Manufacturing

How AI at the Edge is transforming the manufacturing industry
The factory of the future is already here. Machines running AI on the edge are able to detect and ultimately predict problems that cause downtime. IoT sensors running AI at the edge can also help optimize the supply chain. A case study from a leading manufacturing brand on how they are implementing edge to achieve maximum efficiency in their manufacturing process.

12:10 PM – 12:55 PM PT
Executive Forum
Living on the Edge: Great stories of how enterprises can transform their businesses by implementing AI at the edge.


2:05 PM – 2:35 PM PT
Executive Forum
IoT & Security. Best practices and strategies to keep your IoT network secure
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2:35 PM – 3:00 PM PT
Panel Discussion or Fireside Chat – AI in Manufacturing

Autonomous Vehicles, powered at the Edge
How autonomous vehicles powered by AI running at the Edge, and enabled by 5G will transform transportation and how automobile and aircraft manufacturing companies need to adapt their processes and infrastructure to keep pace.

Computer Vision, AR/VR, u0026 Robotics Icon

Day 5
July 16, 2021
Computer Vision, AR/VR, & Robotics

11:10 AM – 11:35 AM PT
Keynote: Fireside Chat – AI in Manufacturing

Robots on the factory floor
Autonomous robots and drones running AI on devices are able to process videos and images using computer vision technology and efficiently manage quality control, worker compliance, transportation, storage, and shipping of items with close to zero defects. Case study of a major brand using robotics to make their processes super-efficient.

12:10 PM – 12:55 PM PT
Executive Forum
Age of the robot
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2:05 PM – 2:35 PM PT
Executive Forum
How computer vision is enabling industry-wide business transformations
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3:00 PM – 3:45 PM PT
Panel Discussion
Big trends in AR/VR technology

4:40 PM – 5:25 PM
Panel Discussion
Big trends in Robotics technology

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