Case study: How AI is being adopted within the EPCM industry

As the global head of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (AI) at Bechtel Corporation, Dr. Fatemeh Mirrashed is at the forefront of driving AI adoption strategy and execution within the enterprise. She leads a team of world-class data scientists and data engineers to devise and deploy AI-powered digital solutions that aim to increase productivity and enhance data-driven decision-making in the complex work processes of planning, execution, and delivery of Bechtel's mega-scale Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Management (EPCM) projects.

In this presentation Dr. Mirrashed will provide an overview of the evolution of AI, spanning from its inception to its current state, and projecting into its potential future advancements. The presentation will reflect on some of the opportunities, challenges, and inherent risks associated with AI adoption in the Engineering, Procurement & Construction Management (EPCM) industry, offering insights into how these factors can be navigated to drive transformation and success.

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM