Josh Kataoka

Chief Strategist of Digital Service Technology , Digital Innovation Technology Center | Toshiba Corporation Kawasaki, Japan
Josh Kataoka


Experienced Senior Technology Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the electrical and electronic manufacturing industry. Strong arts and design professional skilled in Computer Science, Management, and Research and Development (R&D).


Parallel Session - Sponsor | Congress Manufacturing

MF-06 – Intelligent Approaches to Smart Factories

Stephen Laaper
Stephen Laaper Deloitte Consulting Global Leader of Digital Supply Networks
Mark Cotteleer
Mark Cotteleer Deloitte Services Executive Director of Center for Integrated Research
Anes Hodzic
Anes Hodzic Airbus Global VP Digital Transformation Officer, Head of Internet of Things
Josh Kataoka
Josh Kataoka Toshiba Corporation Chief Strategist of Digital Service Technology , Digital Innovation Technology Center
Christine Dehaven
Christine Dehaven Pactiv, LLC Senior Director Digital Manufacturing

30-10-2019 13:50 30-10-2019 14:35 Europe/Madrid MF-06 – Intelligent Approaches to Smart Factories

This hybrid presentation/panel will examine multiple dimensions of smart factory deployment, based on the field experience of implementers and clients.  The session will cover the various starting points and approaches to deploying smart factory, across a variety of industries.  It will also draw upon perspectives from multiple organizational roles (IT, CFO, Operations) in the examination of value delivered and challenges faced. Join us for an overview of smart factory advances, followed by a expert panel discussion that includes representatives, with differing roles, of firms pursuing smart factory strategies.  

Wed 30 13:50h - 14:35h Auditorium

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory