AIME 150th Anniversary Keynote

Tuesday, 29 June • 8:30–9:30 a.m.

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AIST's founding society, American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical & Petroleum Engineers, Inc. (AIME), will be celebrating their 150th anniversary this year. As part of AIME’s 150th anniversary celebration, this special lecture will focus on futuristic trends in technology.

Keynote Presentation

Frank Diana will be presenting virtually. Please join us for a watch party in Room 202 of the Music City Center or tune in virtually.

“Re-Imagining the Future” 

Frank Diana
Futurist and Managing Partner, Tata Consultancy Services 

Frank Diana is a futurist, thought leader and frequent speaker. He has served in various executive roles throughout his career and has more than 30 years of leadership experience. Currently at Tata Consultancy Services, he is focused on thought leadership and advisory services in the context of business, societal and economic evolution. He blends a futurist perspective with a pragmatic, actionable approach, leveraging future thinking to steer executive strategy and action. His leadership experience enables effectiveness across business, technology and transformation leadership opportunities. His strong ability to connect dots enables the identification of future scenarios quickly and broadly, with an ability to see implications years into the future. These skills have led to the effective identification of new business ventures, models, and the use of leading-edge technology to create competitive advantage ahead of broad market adoption.