Educated in Sweden and Senior Director at Emerson Automation Solutions in Singapore, responsible for helping plants adopt new technologies moving the industry forward with digital transformation. He has over thirty years of experience in the field of instrumentation and controls. Mr. Berge is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in the field of Digital Transformation (DX) including fieldbus, wireless, and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Mr. Berge is a senior member of ISA, participating in the ISA104 and ISA108 standards committees and sits on the Steering Committee of the FieldComm Group in Asia Pacific. Mr. Berge is the author of the books "Fieldbuses for process control: Engineering, Operation, and Maintenance" and "Software for Automation: Architecture, Integration, and Security" and has contributed to several other books and is frequently featured in articles. He is the editor for the ANSI/ISA/IEC/TR 61804-6 standard. Holds patents in safety communications. Occasionally act as adjunct lecturer.