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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.
9:10am–9:50am Wednesday, 10/15/2014
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.
5:05pm–5:45pm Friday, 10/17/2014
Location: 1 E12/1 E13
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.