In this live State of the Industry webinar, we are taking the chance to review the entirety of 2020, revealing the largest trends and insights with manufacturing data.

What will go down as an infamous year in history, 2020 has wreaked havoc not only for the manufacturing industry and supply chains, but also for the nation as a whole. With our guest panel that includes Jerry Foster, Chief Technology Officer at Plex Systems and Lou Zhang, Chief Data Scientist at MachineMetrics, we will be sharing the most important takeaways from the year.

Amidst conflicting hopes and fears in the form of vaccines and surging COVID cases, the future remains largely uncertain. However, our guest panelists will be sharing the most up-to-date data so that you can remain fully informed and prepared as we move into 2021. Here is what you can expect for this live report:

  • Develop a better understanding of the complete impact of COVID in 2020
  • Learn about the short and long term impact that it may impose on the global manufacturing economy
  • Understand how the manufacturing industry as a whole is responding given the current circumstances

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Jerry Foster
Chief Technology Officer, Plex Systems, Inc.
Jerry Foster is CTO and leads technology strategy, along with research and design initiatives focused on next-generation cloud solutions for the manufacturing enterprise. A founding member of the Plex team, Jerry has been instrumental in the entire evolution of Plex, overseeing the technical transitions in each phase of our growth. Jerry earned his degree in computer science at Liberty University.
Lou Zhang
Chief Data Scientist, MachineMetrics
Lou Zhang developed patented and novel approaches to solving open ended problems in manufacturing using machine learning, data mining, and statistical modeling, specifically in regards to sensorless predictive technology.
Graham Immerman
VP of Marketing, MachineMetrics
Graham Immerman is VP of Marketing for MachineMetrics, Manufacturing's First Industrial IoT Platform for Machines. Graham has quickly become an authority on digital transformation and the application of IIoT technology for the manufacturing industry. He is an accomplished leader and experienced start-up veteran with an integrated background in digital, social, traditional, account-based marketing, growth strategies, and business development.
Industrial IoT Platform for Manufacturing Equipment
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