Martin Provencher is OSIsoft's Industry Principal for Mining, Metals and Materials since March 2018. He has more than 25 years of experience in information technology, operations & maintenance management. His knowledge of the industry was acquired through position he held at Aluminerie Alouette, a large aluminum smelter located in Quebec, Canada, as the Operations & Maintenance Manager for Casthouse and Production Services and before that, as the Information Technology & Automation Manager. He has also been an active Industry 4.0 speaker and influencer for IBM as the Quebec Metals and Mining Leader and lately with Norda Stelo as Director for manufacturing and processing plants. Martin holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science with Artificial Intelligence focus from University of Quebec in Montreal.