Chief of Emerging Technologies, Rolls Royce
I am the Chief of Emerging Technologies in Rolls-Royce. My responsibility is to identify, develop and deliver cutting edge technology solutions to all Rolls-Royce businesses. I am currently focusing on advanced imaging and computer vision, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, advanced robotics and autonomy. My remit covers all Rolls-Royce businesses, including the Civil Aerospace, Defence and Power Systems markets and covers applications across the company’s operations, products and aftersales services portfolio. I am also leading the company horizon scanning process.
I have worked for Rolls-Royce for more than 12 years in various roles across Engineering and Technology. I am a Chartered Engineer (IMechE) and hold a PhD in Mechanical Engineering.
Using Technology Innovation to Disrupt Mature Markets
How does Rolls-Royce disrupt its incumbent markets? I will present examples where Rolls-Royce products are disrupting mature markets and lead to novel business propositions. I will speak about the ways that Rolls-Royce is using technology innovation to deliver market disruption.