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Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
Daniel Koffler

Daniel Koffler
Senior Principal Advisor, Operations Technologies | , Rio Tinto Alcan

Website | @dkoffler

With over 20 years of experience in enterprise and start-up technology companies, Daniel has recently moved into the world of large enterprise heavy industry operational technologies. As information technology (IT) and operations technology (OT) converge at an ever accelerating pace, Daniel is applying his knowledge and skills of cloud computing, Big Data, security and enterprise IT to drive innovation and efficiencies within the largest aluminium producer in the world.

Daniel regularly presents at conferences on cloud computing, Big Data and the industrial Internet. Daniel has hands on experience in many technology domains and has a talent for breaking things that are considered unbreakable or resilient. Daniel resides in Montreal with his wife and two small children.


9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 10/15/2014
Business & Industry
Location: 1 D03/1 D04
Jon Bruner (O'Reilly Media), Daniel Koffler (Rio Tinto Alcan), Ami Daniel (Windward), David Simchi-Levi (MIT), Victor Fang (Pivotal), Yu Cao (EMC), Nathan Oostendorp (Sight Machine), Alasdair Allan (Babilim Light Industries), Cameron Turner (The Data Guild), Leo Spiegel (Pivotal), Edy Liongosari (Accenture), Mark Grabb (General Electric Global Research Center)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 3 ratings)
Big Data is reaching beyond the Internet and into the machines that drive our world. Visit Industrial Internet day to gain insights from the way that power plants, factories, cars, and airplanes make use of sensors and software intelligence to improve operations and help managers make good decisions. Read more.
9:10am–9:50am Wednesday, 10/15/2014
Industrial Internet
Location: 1D03/1D04
Daniel Koffler (Rio Tinto Alcan)
Daniel Koffler will discuss the challenges and opportunities of bringing connectivity and automation to exploration, mining and manufacturing sites in the most remote locations on the globe. See how autonomous robots, trucks and trains are being enabled by new technologies and the impact this is having on remote communities. Read more.
5:05pm–5:45pm Friday, 10/17/2014
Machine Data
Location: 1 E12/1 E13
Daniel Koffler (Rio Tinto Alcan)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Rio Tinto is one of the world’s leading mining companies. Our current technology focus is around using innovation to realize our vision of the Mine of The Future. Join us as we explore how natural resource companies are using Big Data techniques to visualize resource deposits, enable fully autonomous rail road systems and global system monitoring. Read more.