STAN DE VRIES | Schneider Electric

Senior Director, Solutions Architecture

Stan DeVries

Stan DeVries

In his current position as Senior Director, Solutions Architecture at Invensys, Stan DeVries is responsible for identifying, defining, developing, and helping to implement innovative, yet reproducible Architecture Patterns and Reference Architectures for the company’s customers who implement Operations Centers and Embedded Operations Business processes. Stan has been deeply involved in the Digital Oilfield development since 2002, in Intelligent Refinery since 1995 and he has consulted with a diverse range of national, independent and super-major oil and gas companies with a focus on changing teamwork for improved operations, HSE and business performance.

Stan has 40 years of experience designing, applying, marketing and selling automation and collaboration systems. His application experience encompasses digital oilfields, oil movements, collaboration centers, refinery and petrochemical information systems, and manufacturing information technology. Stan has served as one of the leaders of the PRODML standards initiative with five of the world’s largest energy companies, and he serves in the ISA-95 standard in a similar role.

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