Arindam Sarkar

Consulting Partner, Energy and Resources Business Unit

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Tata Consultancy Services

Biography:

Arindam is a metallurgical engineer with 25 years of overall experience, out of which the first 15 years were in the metals industry in multiple leadership roles followed by 10 years in TCS as a subject matter expert in metals manufacturing, closely associated with the global metals customers of TCS. While in the industry, he has gained invaluable experience in flat rolling operations in business functions like production, planning, R&D and technology. In TCS, he has worked closely with the customers in their digital adoption journeys from strategy, planning and to execution.

Abstract:

AI in Steelmaking – Opportunities ahead by Arindam Sarkar, Consulting Partner, Energy and Resources Business Unit, TCS.

Over the past two decades, the steel industry has gained a lot of momentum in adopting digital technologies to solve operational challenges across the value chain. To facilitate this journey to scale up the digital maturity curve, artificial intelligence and machine learning are playing a key role by opening up new horizons of possibilities. This presentation aims at analysing some of these possibilities that lie ahead of the steel industry and to depict the contribution made by Tata Consultancy Services in this area to create value for their customers in the steel industry.