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St. Louis, Missouri

Speaker Details

InfoAg 2018

Israel Alguindigue
Senior Vice President, Industrial Analytics Practice
Israel is Uptake’s Senior Vice President of the Industrial Analytics Practice. He works with large industrial customers in leveraging digital assets and technologies to improve utilization, productivity, safety and cybersecurity. He serves on the Board of Directors of Andersen Corporation and on Advisory Boards for a number of non-profit and technology organizations including the ITA Internet of Things, the b2b: Chicago Advisory Board and, the Northwestern University Transportation Center.

Israel was previously CMO and Head of Software for GE Transportation's Global Services business and led the re-envisioning and invigoration of the software/analytics portfolio. He was also a founding member of FastWorks: GE’s framework for lean and accelerated innovation. Earlier in his career, he held leadership roles in large industrial enterprises including Emerson Electric where he built the asset management and process optimization practice.

Israel earned a Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences (monitoring and diagnostics) and was a professor of Computer Science. He lectures at the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship at the University of St. Thomas. Israel has published over 100 articles on IoT, Analytics, Monitoring, Diagnostics and Prognostics of complex industrial assets, innovation and automation; and is a frequent speaker at industry events on these disciplines.