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Originally Recorded: October 17, 2018
Sponsor: OSIsoft LLC
Speakers: John Dyck, Chief Executive Officer, Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII), Daniel Ricketts, Development Associate - Technology & Engineering Development and Enrique Herrera, Industry Principal, OSIsoft LLC
Moderator: Chris McNamara, Content Director, Smart Industry
Manufacturing companies are always seeking to improve efficiency, keep their assets operating and reducing energy consumption. These objectives have been around since the beginning of the industrial revolution. Many look to implement modern Smart Manufacturing techniques and sensing technologies, which make use of real-time data. But...
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Chief Executive Officer
Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CESMII)
John Dyck is a practical visionary with a passion for innovation in the Manufacturing IT space. He’s known globally as a domain expert on both technology and business management in the nexus that often separates IT and Operations. For the past 5 years, he has been focused on how innovations like Cloud and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) impact manufacturing and has pioneered the application of these technologies in a wide range of manufacturing operations across many industries. John was recently awarded a number of patents for the application of IIoT and analytics in manufacturing workflows and business processes. Mr. Dyck was appointed CEO, CESMII in June of 2018, a partnership of industry, universities, national laboratories, and federal, state, and local governments working together to benefit the Nation’s energy and economic security by sharing existing resources and co-investing to accelerate development and commercial deployment of innovative technologies. Prior to joining CESMII, John held leadership positions in large corporations like GE and Rockwell Automation, and was effecting in raising VC funding and building a successful software startup called Activplant. John currently serves as the immediate-past Chairman of MESA International’s (Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association) Board of Directors. Mr. Dyck holds a degree in Electronics Engineering from Conestoga College.
Development Associate - Technology & Engineering Development
Daniel Ricketts joined Corning in 2000 as a Research Engineer working in the area of embedded
systems. He is currently a Development Associate within Technology & Engineering Development in
Corning’s Manufacturing Technology and Engineering Division, Advanced Processes for
Manufacturing Directorate, focused on early stage Development and Engineering technologies within
S&T as well as Corning’s businesses. His current role as SMART Manufacturing project manager, includes the integration of measurements, advanced controls and scalable data systems to achieve advantaged and transferable outcomes as product and processes migrate from R&D through Pilot and onto full-scale Manufacturing.
As an Industry Principal for OSIsoft, based at the headquarters in San Leandro, California, USA, Enrique leads the strategy to develop OSIsoft’s business in automotive, consumer electronics, semiconductor, aerospace and industrial equipment. Enrique also supports customer executive briefings on topics such as Digital Transformation, the Industrial Internet of Things and Manufacturing.
He brings over 27 years of experience from the Microsoft Corporation, as an Industry Specialist and the automotive engineering/manufacturing perspective (Ford Motor Company, Jaguar Cars and Visteon Corporation). Enrique holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree in Advanced Automotive Engineering from Loughborough University in the UK. He also serves on the board of the Clean Energy Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute..
About OSIsoft, LLC
OSIsoft, a global leader enabling operational intelligence, delivers an open enterprise infrastructure to connect sensor-based data, operations and people to enable real-time and actionable insights. As the maker of the PI System, OSIsoft empowers companies across a range of industries in activities such as exploration, extraction, production, generation, process and discrete manufacturing, distribution and services to leverage streaming data to optimize and enrich their businesses. For over thirty years, OSIsoft customers have embraced the PI System to deliver process, quality, energy, regulatory compliance, safety, security and asset health improvements across their operations. Founded in 1980, OSIsoft is a privately held company, headquartered in San Leandro, California, USA with offices around the world. For more information, visit www.osisoft.com.