AVEVA World Conference Australia 2019

November 19 & 20, Brisbane


AVEVA World Conference Australia 2019

Disclaimer: Agenda will be updated as soon as more details are confirmed

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Day 1 – Tuesday, 19 November 2019

08.00 - 08.30

Registration & Demo in the Expo

08.30 - 08.40

Welcome Address
by AVEVA Head of Pacific, Damien McDade

08.40 - 09.10

Opening Keynote: “Accelerate Innovation: Transform your Digital Future”
by AVEVA Head of Asia Pacific, Evgeny Fedotov

09.10 - 10.00

Keynote (Guest) Address – “ADAPT”
By Gus Balbontin (external speaker)

10.00 - 10.30

Networking Tea Break & Demo in the Expo

10.30 - 11.00

Keynote Address – “The Evolution of Commercial Models to Keep Pace with Digital Transformation”
By Worley Senior Vice President - Integrated Digital Operations, Dave Makin

11.00 - 11.30

Keynote Address – “How Digital Transformation is Driving Innovation at AVEVA”
By AVEVA Head of Digital Portfolio Strategy, Tim Sowell

11:30 – 12:00

Keynote Panel Discussion – “How Culture can Make or Break a Digital Transformation”

12.00 - 13.00

Networking Lunch & Demo in the Expo

13.00 – 17.15

Breakout Session


Track A:

Unified Operations Centre
(Gavin Hughes)

Track B:

Asset Performance Management
(Justin Pivec)

Track C:

Unified Engineering
(Marcus Haynes)

Track D:

Value Chain Optimisation
(John MacDonald)

13.00 - 13.45

Citect SCADA to Edge-to-Enterprise

Speakers: Tim Sowell and Brad Shaw

What’s Next in AVEVA’s Asset Performance Management

Speaker: Justin Pivec

Creation and Advantages of a True Digital Asset
and How it Enables Operations

Speaker: Dave Such and Marcus Haynes

Mining Value Chain Optimisation Overview

Speaker: Ammar Wahab and John MacDonald

13.45 - 14.30

New Way of Working: How the “Living Digital Twin” Enables the Modern Workforce

Speaker: Tim Sowell

APM Digital Transformation – Enabling Hybrid Architectures to Deliver Real Value

Speaker: Arvin Singh

Unified Engineering - Process Simulation to Enterprise Training

Speaker: Alain Braibant and Marcus Haynes

Digital Production Accounting and Inventory Management

Speaker: Gary Samata and John MacDonald

14:30 – 15:15

The Operations Centre at the Core of a Smart Infrastructure

Speakers: Gopi Rajaratnam and Gavin Hughes

Predicting and Beyond: Using Artificial Intelligence to Increase Productivity

Speaker: Guru Ranganath and Chris Parry

Customer Success Case: Digital Twin in O&G

Speaker: Alistair Smith, ConocoPhillips

Using KPIs to Improve the performance of your mining operations

Speaker: Chris Masters

15.15 - 15.45

Networking Tea Break & Demo in the Expo

15:45 – 16:30

Extending your Existing Plants with IIoT, Edge and Cloud

Speakers: Michal Postula

Absolute Availability from Edge to Enterprise

Speaker: Abdallah Abdallah, AITS Australia

Unified Project Execution – Execution Resource & Contract Risk Management

Speaker: Rainer Lamping, Zen Chue

Cornerstone Maintenance, by Arnott’s Biscuits Australia

Speaker: Lee Stock, Arnott’s and Christopher Price, Arnott’s

16:30 – 17:15

Schneider Electric Smart Factories Case

Speaker: Schneider TBC

Light Up your Dark Data: Optimise your Operations through actionable insights

Speaker: Guru Ranganath and Paul Banfield

What’s Next is AVEVA’s Unified Engineering

Speaker: Antonio Retamero

Agile Cloud-Based Operations Performance
Based on CPG Case

Speaker: Dave Sidery and Gopi Rajaratnam

17.15 - 21.00

Pre-Drinks and Awards Dinner @ East Lawn – Howard Smith Wharves

End of Day 1


Day 2 – Wednesday, 20 November 2019

08.00 – 08.10

Welcome Address, Recap of Day 1, Overview of Day 2
by AVEVA Head of Pacific, Damien McDade

08:10 – 08:30

The AVEVA Agnostic Solution – Bringing All Portfolios Together
by AVEVA Global APM Business Lead, Arvin Singh

08.30 – 15.00

Technical Workshops


Track A:

Unified Operations Centre
(Gavin Hughes)

Track B:

Asset Performance Management
(Justin Pivec)

Track C:

Unified Engineering
(Marcus Haynes)

Track D:

Value Chain Optimisation
(John MacDonald)

08.30 – 10.00


Unifying Monitoring & Control Solutions

Get upskilled on Citect, System Platform, Historian, InTouch Edge and more


Facilitators: Kien Mac (Schneider Electric), Bradley Cecil (AVEVA)

APM Assessment – Stopping Value Leaks and Prioritising Investments

Facilitator: Arvin Singh and Guru Ranganath


Unified Engineering Workflow

Everything 3D, AVEVA.Net, Integrated Engineering & Design, ENGAGE, LFM

Facilitators: Marcus Haynes, Martin Kerfoot, Julien Durand


08.30 – 09.30

Ampla – Inventory and Downtime Modules

Facilitator: Chris Masters & Gary Samata

09.30 – 10.00

Fremantle Ports Success Story - Ampla Delay Accounting and Production Systems

Facilitator: Ross Finnie, Principal Engineer, MES,  Electro 80

10.00 – 10.30

Morning Tea @ Expo

10:30 – 12:00


How to Integrate Systems for a Unified Operations Centre


Facilitators: Gavin Hughes, Gopi Rajaratnam, Julien Durand, Dave Such, Tim Sowell

Mobility Solutions: Operator Rounds

Gathering and utilizing unconnected data

Facilitator: Alain Braibant

Unified Project Execution Workflow

ProCon, ERM

Facilitators: Rainer Lamping + Zen Chue

Getting the most out of AVEVA Workflow & Intelligence

Facilitator: Guru Ranganath, Gary Samata

12.00 – 13.30

Networking Lunch @ Expo

13.30 – 15.00

Leveraging the Power of Artificial Intelligence in Your SCADA Systems

Facilitator: Brad Shaw

Predictive Analytics Implementations with PRiSM and eDNA

Facilitator: Guru Ranganath and  Justin Pivec

Systems of Engagement -  Visualisation, XR, Enterprise Training

Facilitators: Marcus Haynes, Alain Braibant, Dave Such

Benefits of a Model-Driven MES Approach

Facilitator: Gopi Rajaratnam  and Gavin Hughes

End of Day 2

AVEVA World Conference Australia 2019

November 19 & 20 | Brisbane