Reserve your virtual seat & join the AI revolution
Get ready for a mind-bending lineup of speakers, cutting-edge accredited content.
I accept the terms and conditions...
Thanks for conveying your interest!
You will get notified on the email you provided.Connect with us on linkedin
27 Jan 2022 / 15:45 - 17:15
Existing and emerging sectors for AI: Industry and Manufacturing
This masterclass will present and explain the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the on-going twin (digital, green) transformation of manufacturing enterprises
It will briefly introduce the business drivers of the fourth industrial revolution and its main digital enablers (i.e. BigData, Cloud Computing, 5G, Machine Learning (ML)) with an emphasis on different types of AI systems, including Explainable Artificial Intelligence (XAI). Accordingly, the most prominent AI use cases in manufacturing will be presented, including applications in the areas of Predictive Maintenance, Quality Management, Zero Defect Manufacturing, Human Robot Collaboration, AI-powered Digital Twins, Supply Chain Management, and Management of Circular Manufacturing Chains). The class will discuss technology adoption, organizational transformation, as well as the ever regulatory compliance issues.
University Of Glasgow, UK
Holds a PhD in Electrical & Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (2000) and is currently ICT & Business Consultant and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Glasgow, UK (2014-present).
He was Associate Professor and Head of the Internet of Things (IoT) Group at the Athens Information Technology (AIT), Greece (2006–2019), and Adjunct Professor at the Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA (2007–2010). For over 20 years, he has significant experience in working closely with large multi-national industries (INTRASOFT International, IBM, INTRACOM S.A) as R&D consultant and Innovation Delivery Specialist, while being partner and scientific advisor to high-tech (AI) startup enterprises. Dr Soldatos is an expert in Internet-of-Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies and applications, including applications in smart cities, finance (Finance 4.0), and industry (Industry 4.0). Dr. Soldatos has played a leading role in the successful delivery of more than seventy(commercial-industrial, research, and business consulting projects, for both private & public sector organizations, including complex integrated projects. He is co-founder of the open-source platform OpenIoT (https://github.com OpenIotOrg/openiot). He has published more than 200 articles in international journals, books, and conference proceedings. He has also significant academic teaching experience along with experience in executive education and corporate training, including training of senior managers and C-Level executives. Dr. Soldatos is regular contributor in various international magazines and blogs, on topics related to Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Industry 4.0, and cybersecurity. Moreover, he has received national and international recognition through appointments in standardization working groups, expert groups, and various boards. He has recently coedited and co authored six edited volumes (books) on Artificial Intelligence, BigData and Internet of Things related themes. He is the author of the book ‘A 360o Degrees View of IoT Technologies’, which was published by Artech House in December 2020.