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.
Are you connected? Why connectivity is critical to an IIoT program
Thursday, October 24, 2019
11 a.m. E.T.
Kevin Clark, VP of Fluke Reliability Solutions
An IIoT or condition-based maintenance pilot has little chance of success if connectivity of data, systems, and teams has not been properly assessed. In this webinar, Kevin Clark, VP of Fluke Reliability Solutions, discusses the barriers of connectivity and the steps you can take to get connected.
Kevin Clark, CMRP, VP, Accelix, Fluke Corporation, has more than 25 years of experience in operations leadership focusing on engineering, asset management, IT, supply, manufacturing automation, and safety systems. He served as Sr. Practice Director for Perficient, where his role drove growth and success in areas of manufacturing, enterprise asset management, internet of things (IoT), process standardization, and project delivery. Clark is a long-standing member of the Society of Maintenance & Reliability Professionals (SMRP), has held various positions at state and national levels, and has been a Certified Maintenance & Reliability Professional (CMRP) since 2004. Kevin received a Bachelor of Science in Computer-Integration in Manufacturing from Purdue University and an MBA from Colorado State University.
Productive leadership: How to create the culture and performance you envision
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
11 a.m. E.T.
Tom Moriarty, leadership expert and founder of Alidade MER, Inc.
Humans can and do learn throughout our lives. That means people can learn new behaviors, form new habits, and achieve culture change. What is productive leadership? It is the result of a leader being provided with direction and requirements—and then applying leadership roles, attributes, and skills through sources of power to influence behaviors to accomplish goals.
Tom Moriarty has been the Plant Services Magazine monthly Human Capital columnist for 11 years. He is the author of a new book, “The Productive Leadership System; Maximizing Organizational Reliability.” Moriarty is an expert in leadership, asset management, maintenance management, and reliability engineering. He is a licensed professional engineer, CMRP, and has earned Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and Master of Business Administration degrees. A retired Coast Guard officer, he founded Alidade MER, Inc., in 2004.
The board of directors’ role in asset management
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
4 p.m. E.T.
Dr. Monique Beedles, Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and the 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.