Translating IoT Into Innovation At Every Level (Internet of Things Applications USA 2016)

Mr Arthur M Silva, ‎VP Marketing Strategy
Schneider Electric


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Presentation Summary

In this presentation Arthur Silva discusses how a sustainable future must become radically more efficient with the way we use energy. He will share how the Internet of Things (IoT) and the convergence of Operational Technology (OT) and Information Technology (IT) are enabling Schneider Electric to deliver more innovation at every level, from connected products to edge control, from services to software, both on premise and in the cloud. Arthur will share how Schneider Electric ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment through a set of real world examples of IoT solutions in action in Industry, Buildings, the Smart Grid and beyond. Finally, Arthur will share the importance of a standard architecture and platform approach that is required to unlock and scale the full business value and potential capabilities that IoT can deliver.

Speaker Biography (Arthur M. Silva)

Arthur Silva is the Vice President of Segment & IoT Marketing Strategy within Schneider Electric's Global Solutions Business, the group responsible for Software as a Service, Consulting Services, Industrial Software, Field Services, and IoT-enabled solutions for strategic global customers in key industry vertical segments such as Water Waste-water, Mining, Food and Beverage, Oil and Gas, Cloud Service Providers and Smart Cities. Arthur has spent 20 years in marketing leadership positions in Data Center, Energy, Industrial, and Technology markets for Fortune 100 companies. Arthur relies on his passion for collaborative problem-solving, creative thinking, innovation, and collective leadership. He pushes himself and his team to deeply understanding customer challenges and to share in his fascination with the application of information and industrial technology to solve those challenges. Finally, Arthur has spent several years focused in the area of IoT (Internet of Things), examining the transformative impact that the acceleration of connected things is having, in particular in the industrial world. Arthur holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology and Management, and has received executive leadership training and certification from the Center for Creative Leadership and UNC Keenan Flagler Business School.

Company Profile (Schneider Electric)

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As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructures, Industries & Machine manufacturers, Non-residential buildings, Data centers & Networks, and in Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group's 110,000 plus employees achieved sales of 19.6 billion euros in 2010, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.
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