Digital Transformation in Industrial Manufacturing: Opportunities & Challenges

Jul 20, 2021 12:30 pm1:30 PM EST

Summary

In March of 2021, Blue Acorn iCi, an Infosys Company, Adobe and BWG Strategy undertook a survey of professionals leading digital transformations in the industrial manufacturing sector. The survey addressed the key opportunities and challenges facing these organizations in early 2021, approximately one year after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

BWG Connect, Adobe and Blue Acorn iCi invite you to participate in an interactive discussion with your peers.

As always, there will be no sales pitches and there is no cost to join.

Discussion Topics

  • How large industrial organizations mobilized and allocated resources in the early months of the crisis
  • What modernization initiatives are rising in priority for the coming 12 months
  • Which organizational challenges are creating the most disruption to industrial organizations
  • Where organizations are placing key bets to mitigate risks or double down on market opportunities
  • Anecdotes about pain points, modernization milestones, and unexpected outcomes during the pandemic

Event Partners

Guest Speaker

Ravi Shankar

Executive Director Global Customer Program Strategy, Commercial Excellence at Johnson Controls

Ravi is responsible for building a robust global customer enablement road map to enable Johnson Controls BT&S organizational strategic growth by continuously evaluating business goals and strategies against necessary business process and technology solutions across the Ease of Doing Business (EODB) program, globally.

Vijay Narayan

Sr Vice President & Head, Core Manufacturing Americas at Infosys, Ltd

Vijay Narayan is Senior Vice President & Head of Core Manufacturing Americas for Infosys. In this role, he is responsible growth of Manufacturing service line for Infosys. He works closely with several of Infosys’s strategic clients on their manufacturing initiatives. With 24+ years of professional experience, Vijay is a customer centric, values driven, leader who has helped strategizing and delivering technology enabled, business performance improvements for Fortune 1000 enterprises.

Jeff Hennige

Practice Director, Digital Strategy Group at Adobe

Jeff is an experienced growth strategist with expertise in digital transformation, digital marketing, and innovation,. During his consulting career, he has led multidisciplinary teams to fuse analytical with creative thinking to drive business impact for his clients across a range of B2B industries including manufacturing, technology, and healthcare.

Event Moderator

Aaron Conant

Co-Founder & Managing Director at BWG Connect

BWG Connect provides executive strategy & networking sessions that help brands from any industry with their overall business planning and execution. BWG has built an exclusive network of 125,000+ senior professionals and hosts over 2,000 virtual and in-person networking events on an annual basis.

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Event Information

Jul 20, 2021 12:30 pm - 1:30 PM EST

Event format

Roundtable Layout
Featuring 20+ executives, where everyone can ask live questions and learn from peers
On-Topic Discussions
Q&A format, moderated by BWG Connect with group interaction throughout
Make Connections
Opportunities to network before and after

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What is BWG Connect?

BWG Connect provides executive strategy & networking sessions that help brands from any industry with their overall business planning and execution. BWG has built an exclusive network of 125,000+ senior professionals and hosts over 2,000 virtual and in-person networking events on an annual basis.
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