The Accelix Community’s monthly Best Practices Webinars are a great resource for maintenance and reliability professionals looking to expand their industry knowledge and gain insight into best practices from thought leaders across the globe. The webinars provide you with the opportunity to get their questions answered by industry experts.
The board of directors’ role in asset management
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
4 p.m. ET
Dr. Monique Beedles, Ph.D., Author of “Asset Management for Directors”
Board directors are asset managers too. In this webinar, Dr. Monique Beedles, an experienced company director, discusses the key role that a board of directors plays in achieving the aims of asset management and how you can improve your communication with the board.
Dr. Monique Beedles is an experienced company director with more than 20 years of board experience. Monique is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the author of Asset Management for Directors, published by AICD. Monique is currently a Non-Executive Director of the Asset Management Council, Queensland Division Director of the Asset Institute, and an Industry Fellow in the QUT School of Management, where she earned her Ph.D. in Strategy. She established her strategy consulting practice, Teak Yew, in 2004. She is a Certified Asset Management Assessor and has extensive experience with strategic asset management in industries, including mining, rail, ports, utilities, and defense.
How Dana Inc. is becoming a digital factory
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
11 a.m. ET
Robert McKenna, Applications Specialist, Manufacturing Asset Management Lead, Dana Inc.
Automotive industry supplier Dana Inc. is transforming its manufacturing plants into facilities of the future to gear up for Industry 4.0. In this webinar, Dana’s Robert McKenna describes how the company is digitalizing its plants with Google Factory, made possible by the implementation of eMaint CMMS.
Robert McKenna leads Dana Inc. Global Teams as an Applications Specialist and Manufacturing Asset Management Lead, driving the company’s implementation of eMaint CMMS at all Dana plants. Robert is also working with Fluke to implement Fluke Connect at many of the Dana locations. He has 44+ years of experience in maintenance, starting as a Multi-craft Millwright and then moving into management roles as a Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Planner, and Maintenance Manager.