Speaker Bio & Abstract

Jan Van de Steen Senior Manager GIS & Asset Management

BiographyExpert in GIS and linear asset management I advise network operators and other large infrastructure companies in setting up intelligent asset information management structures aligned with network lifecycle and asset lifecycle. On their journey from document-centric to data-centric digital asset management, I help clients articulate their integrated enterprise GIS (Geographic Information System) strategy. My GIS-centric view on Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) enables clients to increase asset lifetime while remaining compliant with regulations and managing risks. Apart from transformational advice, I also play a key role in successful GIS and asset management implementation programmes for large utilities and public infrastructure operators.AbstractDigital Twins in the context of Asset Lifecycle Management in a variety of network infrastructure management situation (roads, railways, water, wastewater, energy and telecoms). What is the level of detail needed when modeling digital twins for a network How to model the functional/financial/technical breakdown of networks and ensure persistence of its digital twin throughout the lifecycle What is the importance of the spatial footprint of assets and asset systems.