"Our increased attention to operational excellence at IHS CERAWeek 2014 is in direct response to our customers and their desire to collaborate and share best practices and strategies to improve operational performance for the energy industry as a whole"
IHS, (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of information and analytics, today announced that at IHS CERAWeek 2014 it will host an executive roundtable on operational excellence and the company has developed a track for operational excellence executives to gain the most from their participation in the conference.
The Operational Excellence Roundtable will be an interactive discussion of invited executives from leading asset-intensive companies to explore such topics as operational discipline, risk intelligence, predictive analytics and governance structure.
“Our increased attention to operational excellence at IHS CERAWeek 2014 is in direct response to our customers and their desire to collaborate and share best practices and strategies to improve operational performance for the energy industry as a whole,” said Scott Lockhart, IHS senior vice president, Operational Excellence & Risk Management. “Operational excellence executives need to stay connected with their strategic planning counterparts so that organizations are aligning operational and strategic goals to drive operational excellence and improve their competitiveness.”
IHS enables organizations to address a broad spectrum of challenges associated with environmental performance, risk management, asset performance, product stewardship and compliance assurance. IHS helps asset-intensive companies drive the convergence of information and processes across all of these disciplines to achieve operational excellence goals and deliver sustainable improvements in business performance.
The track for operational executive executives at IHS CERAWeek 2014 will include sessions such as: The Leadership Challenge; Transforming the Competitive Landscape; Supply Chain Resiliency; Global Competitiveness and The Growing Importance of Stakeholder Engagement.
IHS CERAWeek is the energy industry’s preeminent gathering of industry leaders and government officials, offering new ideas, insight, and discussions on major strategic issues facing the global energy industry. Chaired by IHS Vice Chairman and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, Daniel Yergin, IHS CERAWeek 2014, Energy and the New Global Competition, will bring together more than 2,500 delegates and feature more than 250 distinguished speakers to examine the accelerating pace of change in energy markets, technologies and geopolitics amidst a rapidly evolving competitive landscape.
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About IHS (www.ihs.com)
IHS (NYSE: IHS) is the leading source of information, insight and analytics in critical areas that shape today’s business landscape. Businesses and governments in more than 165 countries around the globe rely on the comprehensive content, expert independent analysis and flexible delivery methods of IHS to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed and confidence. IHS has been in business since 1959 and became a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange in 2005. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, USA, IHS is committed to sustainable, profitable growth and employs more than 8,000 people in 31 countries around the world.