Andrew will moderate a panel discussion of the morning’s speakers who will explore the importance of data in meeting their business challenges. This highly experienced panel with discuss the ever changing landscape of business and technology, the role of complex supply chains within their business and pressures they face to reduce manufacturing costs.
As the Senior Sustainability Strategist and Market Principal, Andrew’s primary role is to assist OSIsoft customers across various industries to architect corporate sustainability strategies that leverage their real time operations data from their PI System infrastructure.
Previously, Fanara spent 15 years in the US Federal Government at the Environmental Protection Agency, where he was responsible for engaging the high tech community to raise the visibility of the energy efficiency opportunities in data centers. He also led the ENERGY STARÒ Product Specifications Development Team to identify products with superior energy and water efficiency. Working with industry partners, the team created nearly 100 product specifications for the residential and commercial sectors. Fanara was also responsible for managing policy coordination with countries using ENERGY STARÒ in their markets, including Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Taiwan, Canada, China, India, the UK and the European Union.