AVEVA announces its third AVEVA World Digital (AWD) conference

AVEVA today announced its third AVEVA World Digital (AWD) conference, themed ‘Accelerate Your Digital Intelligence’ which will take place from 26-28 January 2021.

The online event will explore how leading companies are embracing innovation and applying intelligent software to reshape their industrial operations. It will demonstrate how emerging technologies such as AI, Cloud, Digital Twin, Visualization and data & analytics are supporting advancements in sustainability, and enabling organizations to make significant changes to improve the environment.

Craig Hayman CEO, AVEVA

As part of AWD’s sustainability-driven agenda:

• Jean-Pascal Tricoire, Chairman & CEO, Schneider Electric, will discuss how the quest for a more sustainable future is driving organizational innovation and opportunity in 2021

• Lisa Johnston, CMO & CSO, AVEVA, will focus on how forward-thinking organizations can accelerate their sustainability agendas

• Jan Shumate, Director, Eastman Chemical Company, will discuss how digital transformation at Eastman Chemical Company is driving sustainable innovation

• An Executive Sponsor Forum, led by Lisa Johnston, CMO & CSO, hosted by Lisa Wee, Sustainability Director, AVEVA, will feature speakers from Microsoft, Accenture & Verdantix focussing on ‘Partnerships for a Sustainable Future.’

Craig Hayman CEO, AVEVA commented, “Digitalization and sustainability are two sides of the same coin. AVEVA’s industrial software solutions support sustainable outcomes by plumbing our broad and deep specialist capabilities into the scale and scope of the Cloud, enabling our customers to deliver diverse environmental benefits via optimized engineering, operations and performance. As more of our customers demand it, we are working with them to innovate to drive sustainability. A clear digital strategy drives environmental outcomes, social improvements, and ethical governance, which ultimately enhances culture and improves long-term business sustainability.”