For manufacturing environments, the rapid increase in available information due to IIoT is both an opportunity and a challenge. In this session, SAS Senior Vice President of Technology Strategy Gavin Day explores how all elements of the manufacturing technology – IT, OT and ET – can work together to close the loop and help organization transform business operations. This talk will build off the keynote from SAS CTO Bryan Harris in April, which introduced the concept of closing feedback loops through analytics.
Gavin Day oversees technology development within the SAS R&D division. In this role, he is responsible for defining and communicating the company’s technology vision based on market research and ongoing customer interactions. The Technology team encompasses product management, corporate development, industry solutions and technology governance efforts, as well as SAS’ innovation centers and centers of excellence.