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Achuth Rao, VP of Product Management at ElsevierRecorded: Feb 21 201951 mins
Achuth Rao, VP of Product Management at Elsevier, will discuss information challenges in the Chemicals & Materials Industry, and share how chemists, engineers, toxicologist, and regulatory and safety professional are collaborating to increase productivity and decision making.
He will walk through information needs and use case examples specific to scientific and commercial companies, and demonstrate how Elsevier solution Chemtiva (in beta) leverages best in class data science techniques and technologies in this new digital industry paradigm.
Decisions in the Chemicals & Materials Industry product life cycle are exposed to increased business risk and challenges driven by micro and macroeconomic factors including:
- increasing energy & raw material prices
- increasing competition due to globalization
- need for accelerated innovation to meet customer demands
- increasing regulatory compliance and sustainability requirements.
Companies are looking for new digitization-related opportunities to drive operational changes and efficiencies and to help reduce risks around supply chain, competition, environmental, regulations, and safety across their product life cycle. Invaluable insights for risk mitigation and decision making can be gained from internal and external sources. The challenge lies in having this information in one place and offered in an actionable way to increase collaboration and productivity across the stage gate process in research, development & scale-up, and manufacturing.
Gautham Gnanajothi, Global Research Director, Vasanth Krishnan, Energy & Environment Analyst, Frost & SullivanRecorded: Feb 21 201960 mins
Modularity in data centers and related infrastructure solutions are gaining significant traction as a means to optimize cost and efficiency and keep pace with technology evolution in the IT field. On the other hand, the data center architecture is expected to become highly decentralized, where we will see a high volume of smaller edge data centers being deployed closer to the consumer.
Frost & Sullivan invites you to join Gautham Gnanajothi, Global Research Director, and Vasanth Krishnan, Energy & Environment Analyst, as they provide insights on some of the most critical technology and trends in the data center sector and shed light on the impact these trends will have on future growth.
• Investment/M&A: The current market ecosystem for edge data centers is diverse, with all classes of data center providers looking to pursue or already seeking edge as part of their strategy.
• New Capabilities: As data processing takes place close to the source, it gives rise to new capabilities for those who manage or own edge computing resources.
• Geographic Expansion: Data center operators/owners are expanding to tier-2 and tier-3 cities.
Sally Fell, Senior Product ManagerRecorded: Feb 20 201954 mins
Improving your research success, saving you time, and providing quality and relevant content are among Engineering Village’s goals.
Join us to learn how Engineering Village helped users like you discover top quality engineering research content faster in 2018. Plus, we’ll preview how 2019’s additions will further your research success.
• Engineering School Profile: De-mystify your school’s engineering research landscape and make better decisions about grant funding and overall research strategy
• More Standards, More Books, More Patents: New content from providers like ASTM, ASCE, WIPO, and more
• Preview of 2019: Be among the first to preview what Engineering Village has in store for 2019
Limor Schafman, Mario Blandini, John ToomajonRecorded: Dec 18 201875 mins
Smart buildings are the building blocks that will enable society’s digital transformation. This revolution will leverage data from myriad devices to bring new insights and enable new products and services. Around the globe, the smart buildings technology market will explode 16.1% over the next five years from a 2018 market size of $30.5 billion. In this webinar we will look at the changes inherent in the digital evolution as well as the infrastructure solutions that will support them.
Paul Schiffer, VP of Product at EDRRecorded: Dec 11 201855 mins
The new EDR FieldCheck gives you more control over your Radius Map reports than ever before. Move and plot records with the help of Lightbox’s crystal clear base maps, current aerial photography, tax maps and other advanced features. With this update, you'll be able to quickly and easily apply your knowledge about environmental records to refine search results.
During the webinar we’ll demonstrate the new FieldCheck and provide a refresher on the power of Lightbox.
Kiran Unni, Vice President, Frost & SullivanRecorded: Dec 6 201853 mins
The oil and gas industry has a reputation for being relatively tech-averse. However, innovations in technology and business models, and applied innovation from other industries, are impacting the use of technology in various stages of oil and gas exploration and production. The industry is taking new steps in innovations to create significant improvements in operational efficiency, non-productive time and cost of completion.
• Discover new business models and companies offering improved methods of technology use to enable operational parameter advances in the completion stage of oil & gas production
• Explore the latest research on technology developments as forecast in Frost & Sullivan’s research on the future of completions design
• Participate in an interactive question-and-answer session
It was once said that online gaming cannot be effectively regulated. Since then, many jurisdictions around the world have shown this statement to be false. In fact, the introduction of legalized online gaming in European member states over the last decade or more as well as the recent expansion of legalized online gaming in several US States, have shown that online gaming technology provides operators with the ability to protect the interests of the customer more effectively than may be the case in the terrestrial industry. Having said that, the introduction of legalized online gaming has not been without its challenges. Different socio-economic, political and cultural landscapes have posed unique challenges to regulators around the world. During this webinar, we will look at how regulators in the UK, mainland Europe and the USA have responded to these challenges.
Steve Brumer- Partner at 151 Advisors and Steve Wimsatt - Senior Director, Alliances and Business Development Ruckus NetworkRecorded: Nov 26 201860 mins
Problems faced by IoT and smart city opportunities are knowing how all the moving pieces work together to obtain a real ROI! Join Steve Brumer, Partner at 151 Advisors and Steve Wimsatt, Senior Director, Alliances and Business Development Ruckus Networks, a unit of ARRIS for a 45-minute open discussion on IoT in Smart Cities, the real-world applications and uses cases across the globe and how to make money!
Topics will include:
- Real World Applications & Uses Cases
-Where is the money in supplying products and services and the commercialization aspects of them!
- What is the true meaning of ROI in the Smart Cities and Smart Buildings space?
Key takeaways will focus on where should you focus your time, energy and efforts within this space and how to drive revenue.
Paul Schiffer, VP of Product at EDRRecorded: Nov 13 201841 mins
EDR is making big improvements to FieldCheck™, so you can move or remove records using the tools in Lightbox, such as crystal clear basemaps, current aerial photography, tax maps and more.The improved FieldCheck is launching soon, join us to hear what is changing, see a demonstration the application, and ask questions.
Gregg Katz, Atlanta Shopping Center Group, Stephanie Cegielski, ICSCRecorded: Nov 7 201860 mins
Despite the doomsday headlines about store closures, there is a great deal of excitement and energy in the retail sector. Demand is high for redeveloping older, obsolete sites in areas with promising demographics. Technology is playing an important role is helping retailers identify the most promising sites quickly and efficiently while proactively managing risk. This webinar brings together retail sector experts Gregg Katz from the Atlanta Shopping Center Group and Stephanie Cegielski from ICSC to address the latest trends impacting the retail sector and how technology and data play a key role in site selection. The session is moderated by Dan Welby from EDR.
151 Advisors | Ron Wright & David Chalona | Ken BriodaghRecorded: Oct 17 201845 mins
On this week’s episode of Real World IoT, host Ken Briodagh talks satellite connectivity and asset tracking with Globalstar’s Ron Wright and David Chalona. Both Regional Sales Managers, Ron holds over 25 years of industry experience in sales and marine technology, while David is a veteran technician with cloud services and IoT networks. Globalstar is a quickly growing company, dedicated to providing data and voice communications in low connectivity areas. With an extensive satellite network, picking up signals from over 80% of the Earth’s surface, Globalstar provides reliability and operability worldwide, connecting users in areas where traditional networks are unreliable or unavailable. Most importantly, Globalstar’s connectivity is provided with extreme reliability by means of their strategically designed LEO network.
Rick Betori, Head of JobStack Operations& Innovation, Nancy Stachnik, JobStack Product ManagerRecorded: Oct 2 201838 mins
The workforce is changing rapidly, and frankly, there’s no sign of it slowing any time soon. Short-term and temporary workers make up roughly 34% of the U.S.’s workforce today, accounting for nearly $57 billion annually. As an employer, it’s crucial to understand their expectations and know how to attract the right talent for your team, while balancing the needs of your entire workforce.
During this webinar, PeopleReady’s Rick Betori, Head of JobStack Operations & Innovation, and Nancy Stachnik, JobStack Product Manager will:
• Discuss the changing workforce and expectations and what that
means for you
• Share tips and insights on ways to embrace technology
• Introduce the JobStack app and share how it can be a game changer in how you recruit talent moving forward
Joseph Kennedy, Crystal Investment Property and David Moore, IRA Advantage, LLCRecorded: Sep 27 201864 mins
“Self-Directed” is not a legally defined term, but an industry term for an account that allows the account holder to choose his or her own investments. It is an IRA that can accommodate Real Estate related investments along with a virtually unlimited list of other asset types!
Whether you want to use IRA 401k money to buy real estate, make loans or buy notes, this course will teach you how to make it happen. Learn how to create the right investment vehicle, write an offer, finance investments with retirement accounts, and sell your investment today.
Invest in what you know and make REAL investments for a secure future!
151 Advisors | Marty Jefferson | Ken BriodaghRecorded: Sep 21 201850 mins
On this week’s episode of the Real World IoT Podcast, host Ken Briodagh discusses why satellite connectivity is crucial to the productivity of the Oil & Gas Industry with Data Services Manager at Globalstar, Marty Jefferson.
Jennifer Church, HBI President | Andria Ryan, Attorney, Fisher & Phillips, LLPRecorded: Aug 2 201859 mins
In this session you will learn how to comply with new DOL requirements for tip pools, requirements to accommodate employees’ religious beliefs, disabilities and pregnancy-related limitations, and how to handle transitioning and transgender employees. We will cover the latest trends in local and state laws as related to criminal background checks, sick leave, scheduling, and mandates for housekeeping employees. We will have a timely discussion about how to prevent and respond to harassment and how to avoid becoming the next #MeToo employer.
Dylan Ellett, Upstream Advisor - Oil & Gas, Frost & Sullivan, Panel of Industry Experts from Start-up CompaniesRecorded: Jul 31 201861 mins
Over the past decade, the oil and gas industry has seen major volatility with the price of oil as high as $130 per barrel to as low as $30 per barrel. Today we are seeing an outburst of start-ups and a changing culture that is founded on innovation. The industry is currently witnessing the “Golden Age” of emerging technology developments and is poised to benefit from innovation designed to help the upstream oil and gas industry reduce costs and improve recovery rates. While some oil & gas companies are developing unique innovations themselves, the industry is benefiting from a surge in start-up companies focused on digital transformation and radical change proving that the oil and gas start-up ecosystem is alive and growing.
• Discover start-up companies that are providing innovative solutions to industry challenges
• Hear real success stories and pain points from start-ups
• Interact with start-up companies
Jonathan Robinson Principal Consultant, Vasanth Krishnan, Research Analyst, Energy & Environment, Frost & SullivanRecorded: Jul 17 201850 mins
The global energy transition is underway and is being led by renewable energy. Massive capital investment is being made in transforming the global power infrastructure; over $200 billion was invested globally in wind and solar in 2017. The fundamentals of the market are being challenged, creating growth opportunities for new players to disrupt the market and forcing existing players to innovate or gradually cede market position.
· Gain insight into the key global growth hotspots within the power sector.
· Understand the latest dynamics of the market and the main disruptors.
· Learn how to innovate and about new business strategies for the future
Steve Brumer, Partner, 151 Advisors and Ben Easterling, AT&T Smart Cities Business UnitRecorded: Jun 6 201860 mins
Join Ben Easterling, Strategic Alliance Lead for the AT&T Smart Cities Business Unit and Steve Brumer, Partner with 151 Advisors, a leader in providing Advisory and Strategic services around “Monetizing the Connected World” for a 60 minute open discussion on Smart Cities and Smart Buildings and the commercialization aspects of them.
Topics will include:
- Where is the money in supplying products and services?
- What is the true meaning of ROI in the Smart Cities and Smart Buildings space?
Key Takeaways will focus on where should you focus your time, energy and efforts within this space and drive revenue.
Farah Saeed, Research Director, Digital Grids, Frost & SullivanRecorded: May 30 201836 mins
Regulatory guidelines and budgetary constraints have long shaped grid investments. The primary focus is to ensure that the electric grid is available at all times and is resilient to any disruption. This has been a relatively predictable task until now. As more households gain access to and embrace disruptive devices such as smart home devices, electric vehicles, and distributed energy resources, to what degree are utilities prepared to manage these changes and what sort of role and influence will they have in the future?
· Get an in-depth view of emerging and cutting-edge solutions that are transforming the digital grid space.
· Learn about grid modernization initiatives.
· Obtain insight on key stakeholders to determine who would be ideal strategic partners.
When managing process safety and asset integrity issues, corrosion is a pervasive and complex problem. The serious risks are of global concern and cause material waste, plant shutdowns, and safety hazards.
However, corrosion can be prevented or managed in various ways: selecting the right materials, using inhibitors, design modifications, etc. The challenge is finding an engineering solution that has relevant and trustworthy answers & insights all in one place.
Knovel contains trusted & vetted best practice guidelines, case studies, property data, interactive content and more so engineers have confidence to solve corrosion problems.
In this webinar, see how Knovel can help save you time and cost the next time you have a corrosion challenge.
SWAN North American Alliance ExpertsRecorded: Mar 27 201859 mins
Join this webinar hosted by Frost & Sullivan and hear from Smart Water Networks North American Alliance experts discuss the cyber security landscape in the water utility industry and best-practice solutions to ensure a secure future.
Expert Insights You Will Not Want to Miss:
- Understand critical cyber security challenges and weaknesses in the water utility industry
- Identify best practices to help your organization tackle cybersecurity challenges
- Learn about public initiatives and regulatory efforts to promote cybersecurity initiatives
151 Advisors | Eric Hall | Ken BriodaghRecorded: Mar 21 201840 mins
On this week’s episode of Real World IoT Podcast, Eric Hall, Founder and Chief Innovation Officer at Site 1001, discusses how interoperability among connected devices will really make our cities smart with our host Ken Briodagh. Site 1001 is the developer of an intelligent facilities management IoT platform that uses core building information, building systems, and sensor data in combination with a powerful machine learning engine to put the “smart” in “smart buildings.” Cloud-based, mobile first, and location-aware, Site 1001 helps building owners, operators and facilities managers improve whole building performance by delivering detailed operations and maintenance information on every building component, from the major mechanical and electrical systems down to the wall and floor finishes, when and where it’s needed.
From February 2018, Ambirad, Airbloc and Benson will be brought together under a single brand: Reznor.
Reznor, in association with Heating and Ventilating Review, will be hosting a free webinar which will discuss how the brand transition coincides with a number of new product developments, and a portfolio which is now fully compliant with Energy related Products (ErP) regulations.
Sally Fell, Senior Product ManagerRecorded: Feb 13 201839 mins
Improving your research success, saving you time, and providing quality and relevant content are Engineering Village’s goals.
Join us to learn how Engineering Village helped users like you discover top quality engineering research content faster in 2017. Plus, we’ll preview how 2018’s additions will further your research success.
• Numeric filtering: Engineering Village is the only platform that enables numeric searching across Compendex and Inspec, helping engineers and researchers to discover results that may not have been uncovered via traditional text searching.
• IEEE standards: Compendex on Engineering Village now allows you to discover technical standards alongside the guidance on how to achieve them.
• Updated user interface: See how our modern interface improves navigation while keeping the same high-quality functionality that our users rely upon.
• Preview of 2018: Be among the first to preview what Engineering Village has in store for 2018.
Jonathan Robinson, Program Lead, Utham Ganesh, Energy Research Analyst, Frost & SullivanMar 26 20191:00 pmUTC60 mins
Many battery manufacturers are building energy intelligence into storage systems to unlock multiple revenue opportunities by allowing the customer-sited energy storage to participate in the local energy market. Solar paired with storage is increasingly becoming attractive due to the falling solar PV and battery prices with self-consumption becoming a significant driver toward decentralized energy. The growth of electric vehicles in critical global markets is also expected to spur the adoption of commercial battery storage because of its ability to stabilize the grid as well as generate an additional revenue stream. Partnership across the value chain is necessary to fully realize the potential of multiple revenue-stacking opportunities as the energy markets are rapidly changing with the evolution of numerous business models.
Frost & Sullivan invites you to join Jonathan Robinson, Program Lead, and Utham Ganesh, Energy Research Analyst, in the webinar: Growth Opportunities in the Global Battery Energy Storage Market. Hear why manufacturers must educate customers and promote the benefits of installing battery energy storage systems by improving the business case, such as aggregating surplus battery power, trading in balancing markets and improving smart home/building connectivity to unlock multiple revenue streams.
• Gain insight into the trends in the residential, commercial and industrial battery storage segments.
• Explore the main motivations behind installing battery storage in regions and potential concerns.
• Identify the primary business models in battery energy storage and ways to reach the customer.
Seth Cutler, Principal Consultant, Frost & SullivanApr 2 20193:00 pmUTC60 mins
Water requirements to satisfy fracking activity have skyrocketed in high-production basins, such as the Permian Basin, in recent years. The growth of absolute wells is putting pressure on water resources and the volumes of water used per frac are increasing. Aside from the increased cost of water and produced water treatment, the sourcing of frac water and transportation logistics place operators under stress to deliver stable and sustainable operations. These fundamental challenges are changing the way the industry engages with and manages water. An increase in the recycling of produced water and the growth of midstream partners, as well as their financial backers, are changing the industry landscape.
Frost & Sullivan invites you to join Seth Cutler, Principal Consultant, in the webinar: The Future of Water Management in US Unconventional Oil and Gas Exploration and Production. Learn key strategies to mitigate water management challenges in fracking operations and industry growth, followed by an interactive, live question-and-answer session.
• Discover how industry peers are changing their business models to drive sustainable operations.
• Explore critical opportunities and pitfalls of managing a fundamental resource in a fast-growing industry.
• Uncover the latest opportunities and challenges impacting future business growth.
Design & development are among the most critical phases in the engineering work cycle. In order to optimally prepare for scale-up and manufacturing, engineers need to test & validate their design ideas in a CAD environment backed by trustworthy data & information.
Join us to discover how Knovel & Autodesk Inventor can help engineers modify or enhance their proprietary designs quickly in order to reduce design costs and accelerate time to market.
Our speaker, Matteo Caligaris, will share several examples of how engineers have used Knovel to improve their designs. Then, he will show how the new Knovel for Autodesk Inventor plug-in can make the journey more efficient.
Farah Saeed, Research Director, Digital Grids, Frost & SullivanApr 11 20193:00 pmUTC60 mins
There are several cutting-edge companies already present in the market that have introduced their digital platform/architecture for transitioning to a digital grid. However, the industry currently does not have a clear market leader. The presence of unstructured data is creating a tremendous opportunity for the industry to take a market leader position for creating and innovating tools that will help utilities make the smooth transition to a fully digital grid through analytics.
Frost & Sullivan invites you to join Farah Saeed, Research Director, Digital Grids, for the webinar: Growth Opportunities and Challenges for Optimizing the Electric Grid through Data Analytics. Learn what type of data analytic solutions are gaining the most traction along with market growth projections by region for smart grid analytics.
• Gain in-depth market perspective on what the future holds for smart grid analytics
• Growing data complexity, concern for cybersecurity breaches, and lack of in-house expertise will encourage utilities to explore cloud-based and x-as-a-service offerings
• Discover why the industry needs to invest in and embrace smart grid analytics
Driving the Growth of Corporate Renewable Energy Market: Gaining Advantage through Innovative Energy Sourcing Options
Large corporations around the world are sourcing renewable energy for self-consumption. Companies are becoming part of prestigious groups to source renewable electricity.
Frost & Sullivan invites you to join Shaik Safik, Senior Consulting Analyst, as he discusses the sourcing methods adopted by corporations across the world to procure renewable energy and how this trend is expected to grow in the future.
Questions this Session Will Answer:
· How has the corporate renewable purchase evolved over the years?
· What are the drivers and barriers for renewable energy purchase at a global level?
· Who are the major corporate renewable energy purchasers and their renewable energy targets?
· What are the sourcing methods adopted and the risks involved?