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Industrial Data Science in Practice


This presentation is about Data Science in the context of machine and sensor data along with environmental data. The session will discuss use cases of Industrial Analytics leveraging Big Data and Cloud Architecture. The use of analytics to reduce downtime of industrial equipment and make them more efficient will be highlighted. This is best achieved using a Platform designed to handle such industrial-grade workloads. In addition, practical challenges around Data Science for Industrial settings will be discussed.


Saurabh’s interests are in the areas of Data Science, Software Architecture for Analytics, Supply Chain Optimization, Machine Learning, Process Modeling, Monitoring & Fault Detection, Control Systems and Artificial Intelligence. He has extensive experience spanning 13 years with design, development and research in these fields at companies such as GE, Oracle, DxContinuum and Honeywell. He holds patents in the area of Multi-echelon Inventory Optimization and has published research and presented at various international conferences. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame, a M.S. from The Ohio State University and a B.Tech. from IIT-Delhi (all in Chemical Engineering)