WHAT: The American Aerospace & Defense Summit 2020 is an industry-focused event where peers can discuss strategies on how to best optimize manufacturing and R&D in the Aerospace & Defense industry.
WHO: Kim Archibald, head of North America solution engineering at iBASEt, will lead a discussion on how Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) have become a central part of digital operations platforms in achieving greater resiliency across operations. She will draw upon 10 years of experience gained while working for Aerospace & Defense manufacturers, including Boeing Defense, Lockheed Martin, and space startup Virgin Orbit. As a frequent speaker, Kim will provide guidance on the benefits of becoming a Digital Master and the improved profitability that can result. Kim is a current member of Women in Aerospace (WIA). She received a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of California, San Diego, and an M.S. in Project Management from Boston University.
WHERE: Register here to attend: https://aadsummit.com/
WHEN: Ms. Archibald will present “Why Digital Operations Have Become Mission Critical in Manufacturing” on the first day of the conference, December 9th, from 1:50 p.m. – 2:25 p.m. ET.
iBASEt is a leading provider of manufacturing, quality and MRO solutions that enable digital continuity across the enterprise. With 30+ years of experience in highly engineered, regulated industries, iBASEt simplifies the complex by empowering customers to gain real-time visibility, take control, and drive velocity across operations. The iSeries, powered by Solumina, has a cloud-native microservices architecture with open APIs that extends a digital ecosystem to drive innovation, simplify hardware and software systems integration, and deploy advanced technologies. iBASEt works closely with many industry leaders, including Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, Rolls Royce, Pratt & Whitney, and Textron. Learn more at iBASEt.com
Gordon Benzie has 20+ years of leadership experience in marketing and communication roles. This knowledge was gained while working at software solution providers focused on driving digital transformation across industrial operations. As an avid technologist, Gordon has a deep understanding of how today’s technologies are improving manufacturing processes within discrete, hybrid, and process industries. Follow Gordon on LinkedIn.