Understanding Smart Machines: How they will shape the future

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Powered by smart machines, the new industrial revolution is changing how machine builders design and manufacturers operate today and in the future. To remain competitive and profitable, plants and machines will have to be smarter - better connected, more efficient, more flexible and safe.

Join Graybar and Schneider Electric’s Mark Duncan to learn about the impact of smart machines on the industrial automation and control business and receive guidance for adapting to a changing industrial landscape.

In this webinar you’ll learn:

  • How to leverage IIoT to better monitor and control machinery.
  • IIoT applications that include machine-to-machine (M2M) communication, machine-to-people, people-to-machine, machine-to-objects, and people-to-objects communication.
  • Consumer market trends, end user demands, characteristics of smart machines and their value for future manufacturing.


Mark Duncan

Mark Duncan
Market Segment Manager – Schneider Electric

Mark joined Square D Company in April of 1983 which become part of Schneider Electric in 1991. During his career with Schneider, Mark has had the opportunity to contribute to many areas of the business including Product Management, Project Engineering, Marketing, and Business Development. His role as Line of Business Liaison offered the opportunity to live as an expatriate in France for three years. Currently serving as a Market Segment Manager for the US Industry Business, Mark resides in Raleigh, NC, with his wife and two children.