Mr. Dave Truch is now an EVP and CTO for VyzAI, a unique 3D sensor company capable of capturing and analyzing surface information in real time. Prior to his retirement and subsequent emergence from retirement, Dave was a Technology Director in the Digital Innovation Organization (DIO) for BP and was accountable for exploring future digital technology trajectories offering new innovative digital solutions that could enhance what BP did, disrupt what BP did or offer new business opportunities for BP. He and the DIO team used an eco-system approach to scan the horizon for technology trends and opportunities across the globe. Through these efforts, BP had effectively used new technologies assisting them in a diverse set of activities such as water quality monitoring in the Gulf of Mexico to people tracking on the North Slope of Alaska to innovative new data analysis for predictive maintenance to advanced imaging capability for environmental monitoring of wildlife, frost heaving of pipelines and subsidence measurements, to name a few. Dave is very active in the arena of autonomous machines, mixed reality, industrial mobility and artificial intelligence to name a few. He received his Bachelor of Science and Masters in Physical Chemistry from the University of Calgary. Dave has a passion for hockey and continues to play in an adult league in Houston.