AVEVA World Summit 2018

Keynote Speakers

Network with Global Leaders from across the industry


Explore the imperatives driving your market and the transformation opportunities for your business with insightful keynotes and nine focused panels over 1.5 days

10:00 – 12:00
Reduce cost, time and risk in capital project engineering and execution

Discover how you can empower your teams to lower total cost, time and risk in capital project engineering and execution and improve collaboration on a local and global scale.

Explore how technology including artificial intelligence and augmented reality is helping companies to take a proactive approach to maintenance, extending asset life and increasing performance to ensure safety and reliability. Hear from your peers how you can safeguard business continuity and maximise return on your investments.

10:00 – 12:00
Monitor and control operations to improve performance and enhance decision support

Get insights from the future as leading industrial companies share successes on how new technology is automating processes and empowering their teams to work more closely, deliver more swiftly and enhance operational performance.

Digital transformation has created fresh paradigms for industrial operations, helping companies to increase margin throughout the operations lifecycle. Learn how leaders are evolving their approach to a more agile operating environment to keep pace with the ever-changing market, while ensuring safety and regulatory compliance.

10:00 – 12:00
Digital Transformation to maximise return on capital and improve profitability

Explore technology innovations including IIoT, cloud, AR/VR and artificial intelligence, including how leading companies are using technology to maximise value across the operations and asset lifecycle, to improve profitability in cost-constrained markets.

The generation shift demands new ways of working, including digital practices. Together the new workforce, enabled by technology, is reshaping the world of work. Explore this disruption and pinpoint the forward-thinking opportunities you can exploit.


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.

Early Bird discount


Available until 31st July

Full Price


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.


La Quinta Resort is located in Palm Springs, in the heart of the lush Coachella valley, nestled beneath the Santa Margarita hills. Check how to get there

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

Email: information@laquintaresort.com

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

– CXOs

– Executive Vice Presidents

– Senior Vice Presidents

– Chairmen

– Presidents

– Heads of Departments

– Oil & Gas

– Power

– Marine

– 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.

The Plant, Marine and Beyond Engineering Excellence stream presentations are still available to view. Don’t miss your chance to hear from industry experts and download the presentations now.

These are just one of the few of many highlights at this action-packed Summit.