2019 Analytics Solutions Conference

Discover how data-driven tools can transform your business from R&D to production


General Outline

Tuesday, June 18: Short Courses

Practical DOE — ‘Tricks of the Trade'
Realizing Industry 4.0 through Industrial Analytics

Wednesday, June 19: Conference, Day 1

8:00 - 9:00am
Welcome & Plenary Session - Dr. Geoff Vining (Virginia Tech): "Solving Complex Problems"

9:15 - 10:00am
Track A: Know the SCOR for Multifactor Strategy of Experimentation (Mark Anderson, Stat-Ease, Inc.; 45 min)
Track B: Using Multi-Sensor Data Fusion for Process Analysis and Control (Geir Rune Flaten, Camo Analytics; 45 min)

10:00 - 10:30am
Morning Break

10:30 - 12:00pm
Track A: Using Experimental Design and Statistical Software to Investigate the Impact of Amines on Metalworking Fluid Lubricity (Jason Pandolfo, Quaker Chemical; 45 min)
Track B: PAT in pharmaceutical formulation manufacturing (Angela Spangenberg, DisperSol; 45 min)
Track A: Founder’s Favorite Features in Design-Expert® Software – V12 and Beyond (Pat Whitcomb, Stat-Ease, Inc.; 45 min)
Track B: The Importance of Flexibility of Multivariate PAT Techniques (Eric Jayjock, Patheon; 45 min)

12:00 - 1:30pm
Lunch & Keynote Speaker - Dr. Sharon Flank (CEO, InfraTrac): “Field Authentication and Adding Chemistry to Blockchain”

1:45 - 3:15pm
Track A: DOE: A Formulator's Perspective (William Arendt, Arendt Consulting; 45 min)
Track B: MVA and DOE: Throughout the Product Lifecycle (Chuck Miller, Camo Analytics; 45 min)
Track A: Design of Experiments in Chemistry: The Pitfalls (James Cawse, Cawse and Effect, LLC; 45 min)
TrackB: Text Mining: Discovering Themes in Text Records (Paul Prew, Ecolab; 45 min)

3:15 - 3:45pm
Afternoon Break

3:45 - 4:30
Introduction of Hyperspectral Image Analysis for Quality Control (Geir Rune Flåten, Camo Analytics; 45 min)

Thursday, June 20: Conference Day 2

8:00 – 9:00am
Keynote Speaker – Dr. Dennis Cook (U of Minnesota): “A Primer on Partial Least Squares Regression”

9:15 – 10:00am
Track A: Practical Considerations in the Design of Experiments for Binary Data (Martin Bezener, Stat-Ease, Inc.; 45 min)
Track B: Multivariate Analysis: From Chemometrics Modeling to Process Analytics (Sylvie Roussel, Ondalys; 45 min)

10:00 – 10:30am
Morning Break

10:30 – 12:00pm
Track A: Optimizing the Vapor Deposition of Bioactive Films using Sequential Experimentation (Lou Johnson, JMC Data Experts; 45 min)
Track B: Delivering Automated Process and Release Analytics to Clients: The Benefits of the CDMO (Pankaj Sinha, Lonza; 45 min)
Track A: Developing an Assay for Screening Alzheimer's Inhibitors using RSM (Noah Johnson, U of Colorado; 45 min)
Track B: PAT Best Practices: Learnings across Industries (Chuck Miller, Camo Analytics; 45 min)

12:00 – 1:30pm
Lunch, Wrap-Up & Keynote Speaker: Christian Gilhuus-Moe & Geir Rune Flåten (Camo Analytics): "Transforming the value-chain from product to production with industrial analytics"

1:45 – 3:15pm
Track A: Analyzing Experiments Involving an Amount Factor with a Zero Setting (Howard Rauch, Eastman Chemical; 45 min)
Track B: Improving Collapsibility Robustness of an EPS-CD by means of Simulation and Six Sigma (Michal Majzel, ZF; 45 min)
Track A: How to Increase Design of Experiments Success (Carol Parendo, Collins Aerospace; 45 min)