Our guest in Episode 2 of The Next Big Think! figured out as a student engineer in university that asset monitoring and maintenance, especially in legacy-led industries like oil and gas, was becoming more complicated, not less. So, he and a bunch of friends devised a plan to make it simpler.
Daniel Raj David is the co-founder and CEO of startup Detect Technologies, a company that is part of TCS' COIN™ Accelerator program. Detect Technologies focuses on industrial AI and SaaS, and is reimagining global industrial productivity. In this episode of The Next Big Think!, Daniel and TCS futurist Kevin Benedict delve into Industry 4.0. Daniel demystifies legacy transformation in industries like oil and energy, construction, and manufacturing. The conversation also explores how technology’s primary role is to digitize, de-risk, and automate business. Listen in to know more about how AI, IoT, drones, and ML are freeing up human capital to think, ideate, and design, and why ‘the next big think’ is industrial automation.