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Bob Karschnia

VP of Wireless, Emerson Process Management

Bob Karschnia, Vice President and General Manager of Wireless for Emerson Process Management. Bob has over 24 years’ experience in the process control industry. He currently manages Emerson’s Rosemount Measurement and Analytical wide wireless product offering, as well as coordinates wireless initiatives across all of Emerson. Prior to his current role, Bob held various design engineering and management roles throughout the company. Before joining Emerson he developed rotating equipment control systems at Compressor Controls Corporation and satellite control systems for Lockheed Martin. Bob also served as an officer in the United States Air Force working on satellite control and communications systems.

Bob has a BS in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Minnesota and an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado. 

Latest from Bob Karschnia

A recent white paper by GE and Accenture titled Industrial Internet Insights Report for 2015 highlights the potential of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)—detailing business drivers, investment opportunities and expected benefits. While the white paper provides a good overview of current state of the IIoT, it only touches on existing practical applications....