25 - 26 September, 2018 | Pullman Melbourne On the Park, MELBOURNE, VIC

Russell Riding


Team Lead of Automation,
Melbourne Water


9:50 AM CASE STUDY: Cultivating Leaders of Artificial Intelligence and How To Create High Performing Teams For 20% Savings with Increased Productivity and Commercial Realisation

How do you cultivate leaders and allow your workforce to take ownership of Artificial Intelligence? In this session, Russell will discuss his own journey of implementing Artificial Intelligence to allow data to be analysed in their pump systems and automatically chose the most efficient options, resulting in a 20% saving on their energy bills. Russell will discuss the challenges of implementing this AI and will also explore how he empowered his workforce to be optimisers of the AI scripts to help them take ownership and be actively involved and accepting of this advancement.

  • Analyse Russell’s case of implementing Artificial Intelligence and the challenges he faced
  • Cultivating cultural change and mindset change within teams to trust and adopt the AI
  • Creating leaders and ownership of AI in teams: how Russell took his mistrusting team of AI to optimisers and advocates of the scripts


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