From Then to Now: Lessons from The Renaissance Period on Industrial IoT (IIoT)

Session Abstract:

Explore lessons from the Renaissance Period and how they apply to today’s digital transformation in Industrial IoT (IIoT) initiatives. Dirk De Nutte, CEO and Co-Founder of The Grain and Bobby Shkolnikov, Global Principal of IoT Commercialization at SAS Institute will explore the common pitfalls and ways to navigate around them based on examples from one of the brightest period in our history.


SASBobby Shkolnikov is a Global Principal in IoT Commercialization, focused on driving co-creation with key strategic partners at SAS. He has helped organizations in the High Tech, Manufacturing, and Med Device sectors engineer their go to market strategies in IoT.

Dirk De Nutte is co-founder and CEO of The Grain, with more than 30 years of industrial expertise with a strong focus on vision deployment and business strategy. A passionate and strategic thought leader in digital transition and artificial intelligence solutions for the industry. Dirk is also director/board member in various professional associations.