Discussion Leaders

In 2021, some of the most experienced leaders in digitalisation came together to host discussion rooms, keynote presentations & panel discussions - they shared their experiences and current plans, in addition to answering our delegate questions. Below are our 2021 discussion leaders who participated in the Online Manufacturing Digitalisation Symposium.

Alan Goudie

Alan Goudie

Digital Supply Chain Transformation Manager, Jaguar Land Rover

Rashitha Jayasekara

Rashitha Jayasekara

Chief of Digital Manufacturing , Rolls Royce

Alexander Brandham

Alexander Brandham

Group Leader Assembly Maintenance: Control Engineering, Tooling & Digitalisation, BMW (UK) Manufacturing

Alex Perkins

Alex Perkins

Manufacturing Technology Lead, BAE Systems

Hosein Torabmostaedi

Hosein Torabmostaedi

Digital and Innovation Manager , Unipart Manufacturing and Hyperbat

Paul Turner

Paul Turner

Vice President I4.0 Applications & Analytics, , Stanley Black & Decker

Dave Roddis

Dave Roddis

Subject Matter Expert - Digital Manufacturing, Meggitt

David Forrest

David Forrest

Senior Engineer Digital Innovation, Nissan

Helen Anderson

Helen Anderson

Head of Business Improvement & Systems, TMD Technologies

Hossam Haridy

Hossam Haridy

Head of Engineering & Technology , Zumtobel Group

Andrew Carroll

Andrew Carroll

Manufacturing Systems Manager , Rotork

Simon Keogh

Simon Keogh

General Manager Factory Automation , Siemens

Saad Waqar

Saad Waqar

Digitalisation Business Development Manager, Siemens

Maddie Walker

Maddie Walker

UK & Ireland Industry X Lead,, Accenture

James Smith

James Smith

RVP Manufacturing , Tableau

Sebastian Elmgren

Sebastian Elmgren

Portfolio Manager Smart Manufacturing, Ericsson

Ian Thornhill

Ian Thornhill

VP - Service Providers and IoT, Ericsson, Ericsson

Andrew Kinder

Andrew Kinder

SVP Industry & Solution Market Strategy , Infor

Chris Osborne

Chris Osborne

VP Strategic Customer Engagement , Infor

Imogen Cleaver

Imogen Cleaver

Senior Research Associate , IfM (Institute for Manufacturing)