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Dave Landreth

Dave Landreth- Augmentir

Dave Landreth (Head of Customer Strategy at Augmentir) has over 25 years of experience in early-stage technologies that bring new and differentiated analytics-driven solutions to market. He has served the Connected Worker space for over 8 years and is passionate about helping frontline workers perform at their best.

Chris Kuntz

Chris Kuntz- Augmentir

Chris is the VP of Strategic Operations at Augmentir, where he oversees the planning and execution of the company’s go-to-market strategy.  Chris has over 20 years of experience in high tech solution delivery, marketing, business development, and consulting in the industrial software sector. Prior to Augmentir, Chris was the VP of Marketing at ThingWorx, the… Read more »

Abhijit Nikhade

Abhijit Nikhade- Ford Motor Company

Abhijit Nikhade leads data product development for Ford’s Global Data Insights and Analytics organization by building the technologies and products powering Ford’s mission to connect every vehicle into a data-driven, customer-focused platform. He has experience leading cross-functional teams to plan, build, launch and manage data products. Previously he worked at GE Renewable Energy where he… Read more »

Brian Breuhan

Brian Breuhan- General Motors

Brian Breuhan has over 20 years of experience working in mechanical design, project engineering and project management within the engineering/manufacturing industry. Brian has held various professional leadership roles for non-profits, including, Board Member for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Metro Detroit and is also on the Industry 4.0 Advisory Council for Automation Alley…. Read more »

Michael Cavaretta

Michael Cavaretta

Michael Cavaretta is an Analytics Executive at Ford, having had multiple roles in Global, Insights, Data and Analytics (GDIA). Since joining in the organization 2015, he’s worked in connected vehicles, analytics infrastructure, customer data and manufacturing and the Industrial Internet of Things. In addition to leading analytics teams, he has managed large IT projects of… Read more »

George Cuff

George began his early career as an engineer in the Detroit metropolitan area, but this soon changed as his passion for software and technology allowed him to join several of the top engineering and manufacturing software technology companies including Siemens PLM and Dassault Systemes. George engaged and guided numerous companies over a 25 year career… Read more »

Tim Vetter

Since 1995, Tim Vetter has been the subject matter expert at Chrysler, now Stellantis, on the creation of manufacturing process and facility layouts. Tim began his career as a Manufacturing Engineer in the Powertrain Advanced Manufacturing group and then accepted a position in the FCA Stamping Equipment Engineering group as an Equipment Engineer in November… Read more »

Andy Carl

Andy Carl is the Director of Sales & Strategy for KCF Technologies’ Automotive division. As one of the fastest growing tech companies in the US, KCF is a dynamic technology development company specializing in IIoT sensor technology & analytics for industry and military applications. A graduate of Penn State University, Andy has spent the last… Read more »