Digital Transformation Forum for the Steel Industry

Indianapolis, IN USA 14 - 16 March 2022

The digital transformation (DT) journey continues to be a critical component for all steel companies. The 2022 Digital Transformation Forum will build on the success of the preceding forums and incorporate suggestions from attendees. Presentations on how machine learning works under the hood, change management and cultural challenges of implementing DT solutions, and additional panel discussions on actual use cases will be provided. In addition to machine learning and artificial intelligence topics, the forum will cover the importance and techniques for cybersecurity; the use of DT solutions for environmental and health and safety applications; practical uses of simulation, including augmented and virtual reality; and innovative uses of robotics. The essential roles that humans play in successful DT journeys will again be featured. These discussions include developing companywide initiatives, data visualization, self-serviced analytics and other aspects of human interaction.

On 16 March, at 1.40 p.m. our Gianluca Maccani, CTO Polytec USA, presented the paper: Neural Network Technologies for Visual Tracking.