Speakers

Janice D'Amico, Executive Manager, IT, Thai Summit America Corp.
Rose of Sharon DeVos, Founder and CEO, IIoT Automating Solutions
Graham Immerman, Director of Marketing, MachineMetrics
Tony Kaczmarek, President, Kors Engineering
Alex Nekritz, Consulting Manager, Plante Moran, IT Consulting
Peter Pearce, Principal, Baker Tilly
John "Yanni" Psilopoulos, Technical Account Manager, Trilion
Jose Rivera, CEO, Control System Integrators Association
Bryan Sapot
, CEO SensrTrx
Craig Scott, Managing Partner, Cumulus Consulting
Darren Tessitore, Owner, Thrive Management

Janice D'Amico

Janice D'Amico

Executive Manager, IT
Thai Summit America Corp.

Janice has had the pleasure of working with some of the greatest companies to launch and optimize software platforms over the last 25 years. Presently, she is leading a cutting-edge technology team in North America and looking forward to launching Thai Summit facilities in their 35+ facilities across Asia.

An accomplished professional in IT systems with a background that began in MP&L Management; she has a keen understanding of business flow and operational business excellence. Janice has implemented various software platforms across many types of manufacturing operations. She has international experience having had the pleasure of launching ERP platforms globally including Europe, Mexico, India, China and Thailand. Today she is excited to be a part of automotive manufacturing that's driven by metrics, real-time data and the loT evolution.

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Rose of Sharon DeVos

Rose of Sharon DeVos

Founder and CEO
IIoT Automating Solutions

Rose of Sharon has been in the manufacturing industry since 2000 and has implemented sophisticated software solutions. Modern manufacturing no longer is only about have the right equipment, people and processes to make a product. It's about collecting the right data and using it to optimize and automate the processes for maximum speed and efficiency. Rose of Sharon helps manufacturers understand how the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Smart Manufacturing, Industry 4.0 and Big Data technologies have the power to drastically improve efficiencies, customer experiences and employee engagement. She now provides technical consulting and proven resources for small to mid-sized companies to join the manufacturing digital transformation.

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Graham Immerman

Graham Immerman

Director of Marketing
MachineMetrics

Graham Immerman is Director of Marketing for MachineMetrics, Manufacturing's Industrial IoT Platform for Machines. Graham has quickly become an authority on digital transformation and the application of IoT technology for the manufacturing industry. Graham spent his early career working on Madison Ave. at global and boutique marketing firms to help craft successful digital marketing strategies for brands like Adidas, Reebok, H&R Block, and Starbucks.

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Tony Kaczmarek

President
Kors Engineering

Tony Kaczmarek is the president of Kors Engineering. He has more than 25 years of experience in the controls and business automation industry, during which time he has provided key solutions to establish metrics, improve performance, and reduce waste while deploying open architecture and non-proprietary options. These solutions assure the best total cost of ownership, while establishing a business structure that is flexible, agile, and prepared for future technologies that will continue to enhance customer operations and products. Tony's focus is to utilize off-the-shelf, best in class technologies that provide multi-source solutions to end users with world-class customer support.

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Alex Nekritz

Alex Nekritz

Consulting Manager
Plante Moran | IT Consulting

Alex has nearly 10 years of experience assisting commercial manufacturing, distribution, and industrial service companies optimize business processes through the use of technology. His key areas of focus include best practices as they relate to enterprise software, continuous process improvement, and material planning. While at Plante Moran, Alex has led more than 50 projects, which include a combination of enterprise software assessments, selections, implementation advisory/quality assurance and information technology due diligence. Alex is a graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science in packaging.

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Peter Pearce

Peter Pearce

Principal
Baker Tilly

 

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John Psilopoulos

John “Yanni” Psilopoulos

Technical Account Manager
Trilion

 

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Jose Rivera

Jose Rivera

CEO
Control System Integrators Association

Mr. Rivera has led a successful global career in the automation industry working in six countries, most often in a regional or global role. Since March 2015 he has been the CEO of the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA). In this position he has worked to advance the system integration industry by expanding the adoption of the CSIA Best Practices and by helping members recognize emerging trends and pursue associated business development opportunities. The CSIA Best Practices help independent system integrators build better companies.

Mr. Rivera holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL and Lic (MS) and BS degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Costa Rica. He is fluent in Spanish, English, German, with a basic level of French.

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Bryan Sapot

Bryan Sapot

CEO
SensrTrx

 

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Craig Scott

Managing Partner
Cumulus Consulting

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Darren Tessitore

Darren Tessitore

Owner
Thrive Management

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