April 26 - 30, 2021
10:30am - 6pm ET
Thursday, October 1, 2020: ACCELERATING THE DIGITIZATION OF FIELD SERVICE IN RESPONSE TO THE PANDEMIC
Thursday, October 1st, 2020
Vasiliy Krivtsov is the Director of Reliability Analytics at the Ford Motor Company, an automotive industry leader that designs, manufactures, markets and services a full line of Ford cars, trucks, SUVs, electrified vehicles and Lincoln luxury vehicles, provides financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company and is pursuing leadership positions in electrification, autonomous vehicles and mobility solutions. Vasiliy also holds the position of Adjunct Professor at the University of Maryland, where he teaches a graduate course on advanced reliability data analysis. He is the author of over 60 professional publications, including 3 books on Reliability Engineering & Risk Analysis and 16 inventions, including 6 corporate inventions on statistical algorithms for Ford. He is a Vice Chair of the International Reliability Symposium (RAMS®) Tutorials Committee and a Senior Member of IEEE.
In this keynote Vasiliy will discuss current state of vehicle connectivity and autonomous driving in the automotive industry. A special focus will be devoted to the prognostic health management (PHM) and condition based maintenance (CBM) of autonomous units in the field. The audience will then be encouraged to discuss potential benefits (also challenges) of automation in their respective filed service companies.