Aegex Technologies Selected for ‘Digital Divide’ Panel at eChem Expo 2018

Aegex Technologies Selected for ‘Digital Divide’ Panel at eChem Expo 2018

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To present employee-based strategies for transitioning to IoT

  Atlanta, Ga. (March 22, 2018) – Aegex Technologies LLC will be one of four technology providers to participate in a panel discussion, “Preparing Employees to Manage the Digital Divide,” at eChem Expo 2018 on Thursday, April 5, in Kingsport, Tenn., USA.

 The panel will focus on navigating the challenges associated with adopting new technology in manufacturing. It is to be held at 4:00 EDT as part of the Digital Transformation track of the event, and will be facilitated by Eastman Co.’s new Manager of Automation & Digital Manufacturing, Kendal Brown.

 Aegex CRO Ian Klein will discuss how a phased approach to IoT, beginning with first connecting personnel in real time using certified mobile devices in hazardous industrial locations, can help employees transition to greater automation and even participate more fully in their organization’s digital transformation.

 Separately during eChem Expo 2018, Klein will sit on an 11:00 EDT “rapid fire” panel focused on using enhanced reality in manufacturing.

 Aegex Channel Sales Manager Scott West is to give a separate presentation at eChem Expo at 2:30 EDT about the ways intrinsically safe mobility can increase productivity in manufacturing.

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Aegex Technologies is a Silver Sponsor of the event. Visit our Booth #1205 for demonstrations of our aegex10 Intrinsically Safe Tablet and IoT Platform for Hazardous Locations.

eChem Expo 2018 is a process industry event focused on applied innovation at the plant level. Held every two years, the event is organized in conjunction with Eastman Chemical Company. More than 1200 visitors, including representatives from 200 exhibiting companies, are expected at the 2018 event.

 About Aegex Technologies, LLC

Aegex Technologies is a premier engineering and design services firm that specializes in creating intrinsically safe mobile solutions for hazardous industries. Our globally certified intrinsically safe Windows 10 tablet provides cloud connectivity to personnel working in some of the world’s most volatile environments, including ATEX/IECEx Zone 1 and C I, II, III D1 hazardous locations in oil & gas, chemical, pharmaceutical, utilities, public safety and other industries with potentially explosive atmospheres. Aegex’s Windows 10 intrinsically safe 10.1-inch tablets with customizable enterprise-class software and industry-specific applications are the basis for an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) for hazardous locations. Visit

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