ThingEvent Houston

Digital Innovation in IoT and AR

Attend an Event Like No Other

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Join us for an afternoon of learning and networking with oil & gas industry leaders who are transforming their business with IoT and augmented reality. Houston, Texas is the epicenter of the oil & gas industry and will provide the perfect setting for an agenda that offers the most up-to-date information on market intelligence, IoT business and technical solutions, and the latest in emerging technologies.


PTC is committed to delivering a world-class agenda of content for you.

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9:30 – 10:00 AM Registration & Breakfast
10:00 AM Welcome Thomas Bailey, Sales Regional Vice President, PTC
10:05 AM State of the Industry Mehrzad Mahdavi, Industry Expert
10:25 AM Driving Business Value Through Your Digital Transformation Scott McCarley, Senior Director, Solution Management, PTC
10:55 AM Driving the Connected Enterprise with Rockwell’s FactoryTalk Innovation Suite Luis Ramos, Solution Architect – Integrated Architecture, Rockwell Automation
11:25 AM Delivering Value with AR in the Industry Enterprise JJ Lechleiter, Vice President Vuforia Product Management, PTC
11:55 AM The Refinery of the Future's Connected Worker Doug Smith, CEO, Texmark
Stan Galanski, Sr. Vice President, Engineering Applications, CB Technologies
12:30 PM Networking Luncheon & Demos
1:30 PM Digitizing Oil and Gas Field Operations to Enhance Production Throughput and Overall Performance John Woods, Partner, Kalypso
Sagar Asalapuram, Solution Architect, Kalypso
1:55 PM Deploying IoT & Predictive Analytics to Improve System Reliability & Performance Aric Zurek, Director - Aftermarket Products & Services, Flowserve
2:20 PM ExxonMobil's Digital Journey Ricky Eckhart, IT/OT Architect, ExxonMobil
2:45 PM Window's Mixed Reality and HoloLens in Oil and Gas Andrew Tognela, Commercial Lead - Microsoft HoloLens, Microsoft
3:10 PM Getting Started with Augmented Reality in Learning Walter Davis, Global Talent & Learning Technologies, Aggreko
3:35 PM Wrap-Up Thomas Bailey, Sales Regional Vice President, PTC
3:35 – 5:00 PM Afternoon Reception and Networking

PTC reserves the right to make changes to this agenda at any time


JW Marriott Houston by the Galleria
5150 Westheimer Road
Houston, Texas 77056

The event will take place on the first floor of the hotel in Liberty Hall.

If you are driving to the event, you may valet your car and we will validate your parking at the Registration Desk.

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