Industry experts discuss big data security

Industry experts discuss big data security

Join our one-day symposium in Harrisburg, June 16, 2016: “Maintaining integrity of infrastructure data during multi-modal data mash-up”.

Learn more about maintaining the integrity of your infrastructure data from distinguished technology experts. Join Phoenix Contact and Oracle for this thought-leadership forum, featuring discussions on the technology and strategic direction in identifying vulnerabilities in data acquisition architecture, vehicle-to-vehicle, and vehicle-to-infrastructure communication. 


Mr. Ralph Menzano

Executive Director of Transportation Solutions at Oracle Corporation (Keynote Speaker), formerly the CIO for Philadelphia’s transit Agency and has held Vice President positions at JP Morgan Chase Bank, General Motors, Saint Gobain. He has authored numerous articles and a book entitled “Making IT Happen.”


Mr. Matt Vranicar

Senior Vice President of Business Intelligence at AST Corporation, started his career with Oracle Corporation, before founding his own firm, Piocon Technologies.

Topic: From Data Warehouse to Data Wrangling: Key Steps to a Multi-Modal Data Mash-up


Mr. Aftab Khan Ph.D

Vice President of Engineering for Global Innovation at LEAR Corporation, responsible for innovating Next Generation of Components and Systems for the Electrified, Conventional and Connected Vehicles.

Topic: Developments, Issues, and Needs in V2V and V2X Technologies

Phoenix Contact

Mr. Dan Schaffer

Business Development Manager, Security Solutions at Phoenix Contact, specializing in network design, security and troubleshooting.

Topic: Maintaining Data Integrity from Conception to Data Warehouse

Join us and be part of the discussion on technologies today and in the future.  You will be responsible for your own transportation; however, Phoenix Contact will take care of your one night accommodations at the Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey Hotel.  

“Maintaining integrity of infrastructure data during multi-modal data mash-up” topics will include:

  • Sources of data in infrastructure applications
  • Architecture/layers of data transfer from field devices to ERP/Management system
  • Similarities between APTA guidelines and ISA 99
  • How to address vulnerabilities in the pipeline/supply chain
  • Technologies today and in the future

Join our one-day symposium in Harrisburg, June 16, 2016.

Our agenda:

9:00-9:30 a.m. Pat McCurdy, Phoenix Contact, Opening
9:30-10:30 a.m. Ralph Menzano, Oracle Corporation
10:30-10:45 a.m.         Break
10:45-11:45 a.m. Aftab Khan PhD, Lear corporation
11:45-12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30-1:30 p.m. Matt Vranicar, AST 
1:30-2:30 p.m. Dan Schaffer, Phoenix Contact
2:30-2:45 p.m. Break
2:45-3:45 p.m. Expert Panel discussion, Q&A
3:45-4:30 p.m. Plant tour
4:30 p.m. End of session


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