Kari Terho

General Manager, Smart Factory | Elisa Helsinki, Finland
Kari Terho


Kari Terho is the General Manager for Elisa Smart Factory, with a focus on Industrial IoT and Data Analytics. Kari has been advising several Fortune 500 companies to strategically transform and optimise their manufacturing operations with help of digital technologies.


Parallel Session | Congress Manufacturing

MF-04 – Panel Discussion: How AI & Machine-Learning Builds A Better Manufacturing Process

Said Tabet
Said Tabet Dell Technologies Chief Architect, Emerging Technologies & Ecosystems, CTO Office
Calvin Smith
Calvin Smith Dell Technologies Director, Edge & IoT
Erkut Ekinci
Erkut Ekinci Hugo Boss Textile Industries Head of IT
Kari Terho
Kari Terho Elisa General Manager, Smart Factory
Athanasios Kontopoulos
Athanasios Kontopoulos Air Liquide International Fellow, Computational & Data Science Scientific Director

29-10-2019 17:30 29-10-2019 18:15 Europe/Madrid MF-04 – Panel Discussion: How AI & Machine-Learning Builds A Better Manufacturing Process

Artificial intelligence and machine learning have the potential to completely revolutionize manufacturing as we know it today. From operational gains in production efficiencies to unlocking new markets and sales opportunities, AI, when built correctly, has the power to transform how and where we do business. This panel will explore how leading manufacturers are integrating/expanding AI, Machine Learning, and IoT technology into their automation and manufacturing systems. We will discuss return on investments, strategies for integration, technology and manufacturing trends.

Tue 29 17:30h - 18:15h 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