AVEVA World Summit 2018
Network with Global Leaders from across the industry
Vice Chairman of CERAWeek
Based in Washington, DC, Jim is Vice President and Head of Crude Oil Market and Energy and Mobility Research. He has 21 years experience in energy market research. Jim leads the IHS Markit team that analyses the global oil market and changes in the industry’s competitive environment. He also leads the development of the IHS Markit global outlooks that cover energy, geopolitics and the automotive ecosystem. He is Vice-Chairman of the IHS CERAWeek, the prestigious global energy conference. His expertise covers geopolitics, global energy markets, and how changing mobility trends impact oil demand. He is lead author of the IHS World Oil Watch, which analyses short-to medium-term oil market developments.
Craig joined AVEVA in February 2018 as Chief Executive Officer. Previously he was Chief Operating Officer at PTC, where he had responsibility for engineering, marketing and sales of the ThingWorx® platform, as well as computer aided design, and product and service lifecycle management solutions.
Prior to joining PTC, he was president of eBay’s enterprise business and served more than 15 years in senior leadership positions at IBM. He holds a BSc. in Computer Science and Electronics from the University of London.
Former Racing Driver, Formula 1
Former Chief Executive, Formula 1
Speakers and Panellists
Dr Michael Grieves
Dr. Michael Grieves is the Executive Director and a Research Professor of the Florida Institute of Technology Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Innovative Design (CAMID). With extensive experience in major entrepreneurial technology and manufacturing companies, he is a renowned expert in PLM and originated the concept of the Digital Twin.
Vice President, IDC Insights EMEA
Roberta Bigliani is Vice President of IDC Insights EMEA. She provides strategic advice to vendors and end-users throughout the energy, government and health industries. Her areas of expertise include business and IT issues relevant to utilities and oil & gas, digital transformation, customer experience, Big Data and Analytics, IoT, and Operational Technology integration.
PLACES LIMITED TO 400
Your ticket for this thought leadership conference will include the following:
– Keynote sessions on both days
– Nine work streams, Innovation hub and demos
– Free entry to the Networking Reception on Tuesday 9 October
– Free entry to the Gala Event on Wednesday 10 October
– Refreshments and lunches during the two days of the Summit
*PLEASE NOTE*: The AVEVA World Summit is open to business decision makers and AVEVA reserves the right to reject registrations where the job function does not meet the criteria. We have a variety of events (such as the Global Group Meetings) aimed at non decision makers. If you want to learn more about these events, please look at the AVEVA World section on our website.
Super Early Bird discount
From 1 August
*Cancellation policy: You are entitled a 50% refund up until 3 weeks prior to the event (18 September 2018). After this time, no refunds will be allowed.
Just ten minutes’ drive from Palm Springs airport, the exclusive resort has an air of a true desert hideaway.
Every amenity you could wish for is to hand from 47 swimming pools to a state of the art spa and sports facilities. There are three world-class golf courses and guests have the opportunity to spend time on the course with golf professionals, if desired. There is also international shopping in downtown Palm Springs, and a range of excursions and activities in the local area.
For spouses travelling with delegates, a guest programme will be available for the duration of the conference with a variety of options to suit all tastes.
La Quinta Resort & Club
49-499 Eisenhower Drive, La Quinta, California, 92253
Tel.: 0044 760 564 4111
Who attends the summit?
The AVEVA World Summit is the highest profile international event on the AVEVA calendar. It has been created specifically for senior managers and decision makers who have responsibility for strategic business operations. The Summit brings together senior leaders from many disciplines, industries and geographies to share their business and technology experience
*PLEASE NOTE*: The AVEVA World Summit is open only to business decision makers. AVEVA reserves the right to recommend that delegates attend other AVEVA World Conferences or user group events if it believes these events would be better suited to their interests and needs
– Executive Vice Presidents
– Senior Vice Presidents
– Heads of Departments
– Oil & Gas
– Chemical & Pharmaceutical
– Mining & Mineral Processing
– Pulp & Paper
– Building & Infrastructure
– Food & Beverage
Sponsoring the AVEVA World Summit gives your company an excellent opportunity to showcase your business to a global, diverse audience of senior business leaders, and to play a key role in making this such a highly productive and enjoyable event.
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact the AVEVA World Summit Team
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2017 Summit Highlights
Between the 24th and 26th October 2017, over 400 participants from more than 40 countries got together in Cambridge, UK for the 2017 AVEVA World Summit to experience first-hand how to get digitalisation RIGHT.
The packed Summit featured over 40 speakers, 27 presentations,11 panel discussions as well as lots of networking opportunities, including our 50th anniversary gala dinner with guest of honour Professor Stephen Hawking.
These are just one of the few of many highlights at this action-packed Summit.