TRIMax Conference Speakers
TRIMax 2016 Presenters
Anamitra is the lead developer and architect for the Maximo Integration Framework and Maximo Automation Scripting. He has been involved with the Maximo platform development for over 15 years. He is currently leading the Maximo API strategy for the Maximo NextGen platform. Anamitra is also an IBM STSM and Master Inventor.
As Vice President of Product Strategy and Development, Mr. Honaker is responsible for Cohesive’s solution development organization, including Product Strategy, Product Management, Development, Product Services and Support.
Mr. Honaker has more than 20 years of experience in the Enterprise Asset Management market, performing a variety of roles including Consulting, Education, Account Management, Sales, Product Marketing, Product Management and Strategy, and Product Design and Architecture. Prior to joining Cohesive, Anthony held various product leadership roles for MRO Software and IBM, where he was responsible for the strategic direction, design and delivery of Maximo. Anthony holds a B.S. Degree in Computer Science from Western Kentucky University.
VP of Product Development
Al Johnson is the Vice President of Product Development at TRM, and the Architect of TRM's RulesManager product. Al has been with TRM for 18 years and manages the development and delivery of all software products.
Program Director, Watson IoT SaaS, IBM
Manager, Office of Facilities Support/FPMD
Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Manager - TRIRIGA World Wide L2 Support, IBM
Ben Warborg is the Central Maintenance Manager at Hydrite Chemical Co with over 15 years in the chemical industry. He has been with Hydrite for 6 year and has been the Hydrite Maximo system administrator for 5 years. Ben has been involved in the development of Maximo at Hydrite including the roll out of Maximo at all 8 operation sites, development and implementation of purchasing process for Hydrite’s Food Equipment segment, and the upgrade to 7604. Currently Ben is working with CFI to develop new SQRA processes for Hydrite utilizing Maximo’s capabilities. Along with these new projects Ben has continued to use his knowledge of Maximo’s capabilities to improve the existing Maximo system.
Brad serves as PNC's Sr. Business Systems Analyst and Sr. Developer for the TRIRIGA application and is responsible for the application and platform maintenance and enhancements. He has worked in this capacity since 2013, supporting the implementation and customization of the Leasing, Space and O&M modules, as well as various interfaces between TRIRIGA and external systems. Brad has more than 20 years of software development and system/network administration experience. His background includes development across various languages, experience with multiple relational database management systems, Linux and Windows administration, and Archibus and TRIRIGA development.
TRIRIGA Platform QA & L3 Lead
Mr. Cantwell leads the IBM TRIRIGA Application Platform development Quality Assurance and L3 team. He is a certified IBM TRIRIGA Application developer with over 16 years of experience working with IBM TRIRIGA technologies.
TRIRIGA Product Manager
IBM Watson Internet of Things
World Wide Solution Leader, Internet of Things, IBM
Dr Claire Penny is a World Wide Solution Leader in IBM’s Internet of Things (IoT) business unit. She has a career spanning over 15 years with IBM that has enabled her to be involved with IoT projects since 2009. Her first IoT project involved taking sensor data from equipment, supporting sub-systems, and external sources and aggregating this with data to allow analytics to be applied. The insights and outcomes from the analysis delivered condition based maintenance resulting in savings in maintenance and energy costs. She is a regular public speaker and has written numerous articles related to the Internet of Things Solutions. Before joining the world of the paid workforce, Claire attained a PhD from Liverpool John Moores University and an MSc attend from University College London. Outside of IBM, Claire’s commitments include: - Non-executive Director of WEEE (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) Ireland.
Prior to joining the Financial Shared Services Center, Mr. Wood served as the FedEx Services Controller beginning on 2001. Mr. Wood has also served as Director of Financial Reporting at FedEx Corporation. Mr. Wood originally joined FedEx in 1998. His career at FedEx has demonstrated success in the areas of Accounting, Financial Reporting, and numerous projects deploying enterprise processes and systems on a global basis. Mr. Wood’s experience includes positions in Internal Audit, Finance, Accounting and Project Management in several large companies in Memphis including Jostens, ServiceMaster, and Holiday Corporation. He also served as an officer in the United States Navy. Mr. Wood is a native Memphian with strong ties to the community. He is active in his Church and volunteers his time on various community service projects including the FedEx House.
Information Technology, Smithsonian Institution
Dan Boyle is an Information Technology Specialist at the Smithsonian Institution. He began his Tririga journey in 1995 implementing SPAN-FM and has worked with the application as it evolved from SPAN-FM to IBM Tririga. Mr. Boyle has been with Smithsonian since 1998 (the last 11 years as an employee). He is a graduate of Penn State and lives in Ashburn, Virginia.
David B. Dilworth, Esq.
David B. Dilworth, Esq. helps clients better understand real estate challenges, manage their portfolio information, and develop processes to align real estate decision making to the overall business strategy. A licensed attorney and Real Estate Salesperson, he worked on the transaction management team and in business development before moving into his current role as Executive Director. He is a leading industry expert on the effects that the new Lease Accounting changes will have on corporate real estate decisions, and has spoken extensively on this subject.
Program Director, Maximo Offering Management, IBM Watson Internet Of Things
Dave is the worldwide leader of the Maximo Offering Management team for the IBM Watson IOT software organization. Over the past 15+ years, he has played a major role in the growth, expansion and success of the Maximo Asset Management software portfolio. Dave has worked in product development, support and product management, focusing on overall client and industry needs, market requirements, product strategy, investment and product direction. He is currently working with his team to create exciting new IOT offerings in support of asset management and cognitive analytics.
Maximo Managing Consultant, IBM
Environmental and Energy Functional Lead
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
TRIRIGA Offering Manager, IBM
Training and Development Coordinator, Nascote Industries
Janmarie Kent has been presenting training for over 15 years to groups of all sizes. She has presented at Magna employee meetings with attendance of 100+, and delivered Lean Manufacturing Training as well as Standardized Work Training to a plant wide population of over 1000. Janmarie has become very active in the Maximo user community over the past few years, and has presented at the previous two Interconnect conferences in Las Vegas as well as the previous two MUG Summits in Cincinnati. Janmarie is excited to share her powerful perspective of how Maximo HSE+ can impact your organization and why it makes sense to use Maximo for occupational illness and injury tracking.
Jean Chick leads Deloitte Consulting’s TRIRIGA practice which is responsible for many of the world’s largest TRIRIGA implementations and employs over 50 TRIRIGA specialists that focus on helping clients get the most out of their IWMS. Jean is also the leader of Deloitte’s LeasePoint product offering. Jean was previously a CPA and Partner in Deloitte’s Audit practice and is the former leader of Deloitte's Corporate Real Estate Services Group, where she was responsible for overall strategy, design, transaction management, facilities management, and program management for North America and India.
Mr. Barlow serves as a program manager at the Smithsonian Institution where he manages a portfolio of facilities, planning, and safety applications. Before joining the Smithsonian 2 years ago, Jim served as real estate technology capability lead for several consulting firms including most recently Accenture. He has 20+ years of experience driving some of the industry’s largest business transformation projects spanning both the commercial and public sectors, including 5 of the Fortune 50, the majority of the Legislative Branch of the U.S. Government, 2 state governments, 11 Federal civilian agencies, and 2 Defense agencies. Jim is a certified TRIRIGA developer
Senior Offering Manager, Watson Internet of Things, IBM
Jim is a Senior Offering Manager in IBM’s Watson Internet of Things Division. Jim is responsible for defining and bringing to market new offerings for Maximo that take advantage of IoT. Jim has previously been responsible for solution architectures that apply a range of IBM Software Technologies to address industry specific solutions. In addition he has managed several software development projects including Telecommunications Industry solutions, and product introduction programs for operating systems software. Jim started his career with IBM in 1979 as a systems engineer after graduating from Yale University with a major in computer science
Program Director, Facilities & Real Estate Offerings
IBM Internet of Things
Director, Real Estate Strategy and Operations
IBM Transformation & Operations
Real estate strategy and operations executive, John has managed all facets of IBM’s real estate portfolio. He is a subject matter expert in smarter building technology and is leading IBM’s current effort to fully exploit Watson, IoT and Cognitive technologies to improve both the efficiency, comfort and employee experience at our facilities around the globe.
Vice President, Technology Services, EBUSINESS STRATEGIES
Joe has over 10 years of experience with TRIRIGA and TRIRIGA system integrations. He has a passion for technology, relentlessly pursuing strategic and innovative solutions to complex business needs in order to provide a competitive edge to a client’s organization. Joe continuously looks to standardize on technologies, processes, and architectures to take advantage of economies of scale, reduce variation, provide enterprise-level quality of service and achieve alignment across client business units.
Associate Vice-Chancellor of Facilities Operations and
John Strybos is a registered Professional Engineer and a Certified Energy Manager with more than 30 years of experience in the design, construction and management of a wide range of innovative projects.
Some of these projects include: $35,000,000 Public Private Partnership Tobin Lofts at San Antonio College, $450,000,000 District Wide Capital Improvement Program projects, LEED Certified Eco Centro Building at SAC, $20,000,000 utility efficiency projects including 3 thermal energy storage tanks, recycled water line, and solar panel installations, and $150,000,000 Maintenance Tax Notes funded renovation projects.
Mr. Strybos has made presentations on Facilities Operations and Construction Management to a variety of organizations including Society for College and University Planning (SCUP), Association of Physical Plant Administrators (APPA), IBM Pulse Conference, Texas College and University Facilities Professionals (TCUF), International Conference of Enhanced Building Operations (ICEBO), and Council of Educational Facilities Planners International (CEFPI). Mr. Strybos has received recognition from Clean Air Through Energy Efficiency (CATEE) for Outstanding Government Organization.
Real Estate Technology Consultant, IBM Global Services
Joshua Park is a Real Estate Technology Consultant with years of experiences in Engineering, Real Estate and Asset Management. He has extensive consulting experiences in Enterprise Real Estate Process Re-engineering and TRIRIGA Integrated Workplace Management System. He currently leads IBM GBS's TRIRIGA solution offering in US public sector
Principal Scientist, IBM Research
Joern Ploennigs is principal scientist at IBM Research, Ireland. Prior to joining IBM, he was leading the junior research group “Energy Design" at Technische Universitaet Dresden, Germany, as well as the data analytics group in the Irish strategic research cluster ITOBO as Feodor-Lynen fellow of the Humboldt-Foundation. He holds a master in electrical engineering for automation and control and a PhD in computer science from TU Dresden. His research interests include cognitive IoT, semantics, automated system design, data analytics, and visualisation in automation systems and smart city applications
Joe is an Associate Partner in IBM’s Global Business Services’ Digital Operations Service Line, where he leads Asset Management solutions across Europe. He has asset management systems strategy and implementation consultancy experience, including Maximo and TRIRIGA, with multi-national “blue chip” and public sector clients globally, having worked on the management of complex assets for over 35 years.
He directs AM systems strategy and implementation projects with complex global clients. He now concentrates on property systems and has contributed widely to IBM’s ‘Smarter Buildings’ solutions. He is also the IBM TRIRIGA Services lead for Europe. He is currently the IBM Chief Architect for the UK MoD DIO TRIRIGA implementation programme. Joe holds a BSc (Hons) degree in Environmental Sciences and an MBA. He is a Member of the Institute of Asset Management.
Sr. Designer Architect
Analytics: Internet of Things (IoT)
IBM Asset and Facilities Management
Kyle has over 11 years of experience working with the Maximo product and platform, having joined MRO/IBM in 2004. In the past, Kyle was the lead designer for the Maximo Service Desk product comprised of the following Maximo Applications; Service Request, Self Service Service Request, Incident, Problem, Change, Release, Solution, Search Solution, Communications Templates, and Service Level Agreements, additionally he is ITIL platform certified. In 2011, Kyle achieved Tririga Certified Developer status and designed integration tooling between Maximo and Tririga. In 2014 Kyle began working with the O&G / HSE team focusing on designs related to Incident Management, Mobile Incident Reporting, Investigations, and Operator Log while also contributing designs across the O&G/HSE platform. Kyle received a BA degree from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY, with a double major in business and government and an MBA and MS degree in Accounting from Northeastern University in Boston, MA.
Kenneth L. Korba
Director of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Special Projects Team
Kenneth L. Korba is currently the Director of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Special Projects Team, responsible for the SOARD (Service Oriented Architecture Research and Development) program which using Agile principles to implement IBM Maximo across the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA). The DVA has a portfolio of over 5,000 buildings. VHA has 153 Medical Center Campuses and over 800 Outpatient Clinics. Mr. Korba has 44 years of Federal Government service including his time in the US Navy. Mr. Korba possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care Administration from Southern Illinois University, and a Masters Degree in Program and Project Management from George Washington University and has led many IT and non-IT projects across his career. His background is diverse across many disciplines including Biomedical Engineering, Logistics, Facility Management, Organizational Change Management, Business Process Reengineering and IT Project Management. Mr. Korba possesses a PMP Credential from the Project Management Institute.
Sr. Designer Architect, Analytics: Internet of Things (IoT), IBM Asset and Facilities Management
Watson IoT Offering Manager, IBM
He looks over the Maximo for Service Providers and BIM offerings.
Facilities Data Coordinator
Saint Paul Public Schools
Louis J. Battagliese, Jr.
Lou Battagliese is a founding principal of Jackson Cross Partners (JCP). Active in real estate since 1984, he has worked in a variety of roles implementing technology and assisted many corporate and institutional investment clients on a variety of projects valued at over $2.0 billion. Lou is an acknowledged thought leader in the areas of corporate real estate finance and strategy. He has provided expert counsel to clients related to compliance and strategic planning for the changes to the Standard for Lease Accounting that are being implemented by the FASB and IASB in the coming year.
TRIRIGA Program Manager
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Lisa Stuckless is an Offering Manager for the Maximo Asset Management solution. She has worked with the Maximo product line for over 14 years where her responsibilities include design and product strategy for Maximo and multiple Industry Solutions and Add-ons.
Mr. Mark Johnson
TRIRIGA Technical Services Lead, EDI
Mr. Johnson currently runs EDI's Tririga Development team. Mark has 8 years' experience in developing TRIRIGA solutions in Real Estate Lease, Capital Projects, Facility Assessment, and Space Management. His experience includes performance optimizing Tririga workflows for a variety of clients, teaching the Application Platform I and II classes as well as writing the IBM Tririga Development Certification exams.
DC Water, IT Project Support Lead for Maximo
For over 10 years, Mr. Bryant has worked on a wide range of IT engagements from Application Development to Enterprise Architecture to System Implementations & Integrations. Since 2007, his focus has been the implementation & configuration of IBM’s Maximo Asset Management software. He has supported clients in a number of industries (e.g. Freight Transportation, Nuclear & Traditional Power Utilities, and Department of Defense). Mr. Bryant has developed a broad working knowledge of business processes and best practices within Asset Management, Work/Maintenance Management, Material Management, Supply Chain Management (e.g. Procurement) as well as Financial Management.
He is the Project Support Lead for Maximo under the IT Department as well as acting Work & Asset Management Lead for the IT Dept. Responsible for all implementations and changes to Maximo including projects, integrations and hardware support and supporting GIS and mobility systems.
Specialties: Since 2007, Mr. Bryant's focus has been the implementation & configuration of IBM’s Maximo Asset Management software.
Director of Development and Lab Services, Aquitas Solutions
Program Manager, DataSplice
As a Program Manager with DataSplice, Michael has acted as a conduit between customers and the development team at Datasplice over the past four years. Michael brings over eight years of Maximo experience to DataSplice, having provided direction and management of projects in several industries, including energy, utilities, municipalities, facilities, and within the Federal sector. His background in both technical and functional aspects enable him bring a holistic perspective to mobility projects, as well as architecting solutions to optimize business process and related data
Paul has been involved with the TRIRIGA product for over ten years in a variety of capacities at TRIRIGA and IBM. In his current position, Paul is an Offering Manager within IBM's Internet of Things division, with responsibility for TRIRIGA integrated workplace management solutions, including analytics, mobility, and BIM solutions.
Prior to his current role, Paul managed the IBM TRIRIGA Level 2 Support team, assisting TRIRIGA customers in their transition into the IBM support systems following IBM's acquisition of TRIRIGA. At TRIRIGA, Paul was Director of Customer Success, with responsibilities for TRIRIGA's Customer Support and Training programs.
Peter joined the MOD in 1985 with Military Survey and has held roles with the RAF, Defence Equipment & Support (DE&S) and Defence Estates (now known as DIO).
Senior Offering Manager, Watson IoT Asset Management
Mr. Smith brings over 30 years of experience as a Technical Consultant and Consulting Manager. He has worked in both the computer industry and in manufacturing, engineering, and management arena. He specializes in design, implementation, customization and support of IWMS, CMMS, and CAFM systems and solutions. He has managed projects implementing Property Management, Space & Move Management, Capital Project Management, Demand and Preventive Maintenance Management, interfaces to IWMS systems, Centralized Helpdesks, Asset Management, Fleet Management, and Facility Condition Assessments. As part of the Gilbane Building Company, Mr. Smith has worked on enhancing the turnover of construction documents and data to the owner’s facility operations. These services include the capture and loading of all portfolio, space, asset, and maintenance data into the owner’s existing IWMS/CMMS/CAFM system.
Sr. TRIRIGA Technical Specialist
Client Technical Specialist, IBM Maximo Solutions
CIO, Vice President Business Systems
Skookum Contract Services
Platform Development Manager, TRIRIGA
Senior Managing Consultant, IBM Global Business Services
Product Architect and Designer, Watson IoT, IBM
Sandra Gannon is a Product Architect and Designer in IBM’s Internet of Things division, leading design and user experience efforts for both Maximo BIM and TRIRIGA BIM, and is one of the several designers on the Maximo alternative UI.
VP of Marketing & Business Development
Line of Business Program Manager
Wayne County Airport Authority
Prior to her time at WCAA Staci worked 20 years for EDS/HP (Hewlett Packard) in a variety of roles including managing process development and operations teams. She has a PMP Certification and extensive background in application and infrastructure project management.
TRIRIGA Service Line Manager
Vice President of IWMS Solutions
Offering Manager, Watson IoT, IBM
Strategy and Product Management, Asset Management
IBM Internet of Things
Director – Workplace Support, PNC Bank
Bill is responsible for the implementation and ongoing maintenance of the TRIRIGA product at PNC. He assumed this role in 2012 and has since managed the implementation of TRIRIGA’s Lease Administration, Space/Move Management and O&M modules. Bill has more than 35 years of banking experience with PNC and its predecessor banks. His background includes Strategic and Portfolio Planning, project management, Branch Network Expansion and branch construction, as well as various senior leadership positions within Retail Banking.