• Infrastructure Asset Performance Summit

    October 16-18, 2018 l Hilton London Metropole
    London, UK

Program

Agenda
  • Tuesday, October 16

    • 7:30 a.m. –  8:30 a.m. Breakfast
      9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.Executive Keynote
      Greg Bentley, CEO, Bentley Systems
      10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.Guest Keynote
      Sir John Armitt, Chair, National Infrastructure Commission, UK
      11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.Lunch and Meet the Be Inspired Awards Finalists
      12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.Industry Forum Kickoff Session
      Attend the Year in Infrastructure Forum session of your choice. Speakers include HS2 on the status and vision for the UK mega-rail project, Bluefield Research with strategy guidance to utilities, and more.
      2:30 p.m. –  4:00 p.m.YII Award Finalist Presentations: BIM Advancements in Utilities and Industrial Asset Performance
      The best of the best case studies in industrial asset performance 2018. Hear about the strategy, implementation, outcome, and lessons learned from the three finalists competing for the YII Award.
      4:30 p.m. –  6:00 p.m.YII Award Finalist Presentations: BIM Advancements in Road and Rail Asset Performance
      The best of the best case studies in road and rail in 2018. Hear about the strategy, implementation, outcome, and lessons learned in the three finalists competing for the YII Award.
      7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.Welcome Reception
  • Wednesday, October 17

    •  7:30 a.m. –  8:30 a.m.Breakfast
       9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.Guest Keynote
      Dr. Horst Kayser, Chief Strategy Officer, Siemens AG
      9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.Bentley Technology Keynote
      Keith Bentley, Chief Technical Officer, Bentley Systems
      Bhupinder Singh, Chief Product Officer, Bentley Systems
      11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.Summit Lunch
      12:00 p.m. –  12:45 p.m.Summit Lunch Keynote: Advancing your Digital Strategy with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
      Andy Chatha, CEO, ARC

      A growing number of companies are turning to artificial intelligence and machine learning to improve their businesses, yet others see it as a threat or hype. Andy will discuss the potential impact and how AI is helping organizations today.
       12:45 p.m. –  1:00 p.m.Summit Kickoff and Participant Introductions
      Terrence O'Hanlon, CEO, Reliability Institute
      Antony Oliver, Antony Oliver Consulting
       1:00 p.m. –  1:45 p.m.Going Digital in Infrastructure: Understanding the Challenges of Delivering, Managing and Operating Build Environment Assets in an Environment of Continuous, Data-driven Disruption
      Maria Joao Ribeirinho, Partner, McKinsey & Company

      Digital technology and data analytics are disrupting the delivery of capital projects as well as the operation and maintenance of assets on an unprecedented scale. A new norm is emerging of continuous change in the thinking, tools and skills required to deliver better project outcomes and increased asset value. Companies that will lead this new future must redefine their organizations now to take advantage of these new opportunities. This session will draw on the findings of McKinsey’s recent work to understand the challenges facing the modern infrastructure sector as it navigates this new digital world and attempts to turn around a decades-long record of underperforming productivity. It will provide delegates with the latest strategic thinking delivered by a globally acknowledged expert in the field.
       2:00 p.m. –  4:00 p.m.Digitalization: The State of 'What's Possible' and 'Making the Possible Happen' in the Near Term
      Summit member presentations followed by executive roundtable discussions on digitalization as a competitive advantage. Top of mind for every executive on the planet, learn what fellow Bentley users are doing today to stay ahead (what's possible) and see/experience the latest in digitalization from Bentley technology executives (making the possible happen).
       4:00 p.m. –  5:30 p.m.

      The Tie Between Leadership and Operational Excellence
      Summit member presentations followed by executive roundtable discussions on leadership strategies to strengthen the transition from capital projects to operations, accelerating productivity and sustaining reliability and safety in the long term.
       6:00 p.m. –  9:30 p.m.Summit Dinner
  • Thursday, October 18

    • 7:30 a.m. –  8:30 a.m.Breakfast
      9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.Bentley Product Keynote
      Bhupinder Singh, Chief Product Officer, Bentley Systems
      9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.Strategic Partner Panel: Microsoft, Siemens, Topcon
      11:00 a.m. –  12:30 p.m.Lunch
      1:00 p.m. –  3:00 p.m.Reliability, Asset Performance Modeling & Predictable Performance
      Start with brief Summit member case studies followed by executive roundtable discussions on how to minimize risk and move away from an environment of disconnected processes, silos of data and lack of visibility and control over assets. Topics will include: data quality, digital line of sight, reliability strategies, asset performance modeling and situational intelligence.
      3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Digital Maturity and Reliability Assessments
      A self-assessment exercise, peer-to-peer discussion and actionable next steps in the journey to operational excellence.
      6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.Year in Infrastructure Reception, Dinner, and Awards Ceremony