Vice President, Transformation Technologies for Industry 4.0 , Oracle Eric Prévost has 20 years of experience working in digital and business innovation, and transformation strategy roles. His career experience includes senior and executive positions in management and IT strategy at IBM Global Services, Capgemini and Oracle. In Eric’s current role within Oracle’s Industries Solution Group, he leads digital transformation and IOT/Artificial Intelligence/Blockchain initiatives for Manufacturing industries. Prior to this role, Eric was innovation director and head of the business/IT innovation consulting team in the Capgemini Manufacturing business unit. He successfully supported manufacturing companies in their innovative transformation strategy and implementation to the services and pay per use-based business model. He is the co-author of the French Industry 4.0 whitepaper from Syntec Numerique, and authored several papers on BPM and innovation practices for business. Eric is also president of the TRIZ-France innovation association in charge of developing innovation practices in France and worldwide innovation cooperation.