Caterpillar to speak at KHL’s Construction Technology Summit
04 October 2023
Another speaker has been announced for KHL’s first ever in-person Construction Technology Summit, Todd Farmer, Product Manager of the Construction Digital & Technology (CD&T) product group, part of the Autonomy and Automation group of Caterpillar.
The event – which takes place on March 18 and 19 at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center in Austin, Texas, US – will cover topics such as BIM, digital twins, autonomy, robotics, AI, software remote control, and more.
The CD&T business includes product, market, and business strategies and execution that establish Caterpillar as a leader in construction technology. Todd has responsibility for all aspects of the CD&T business to grow the adoption of scalable technology solutions that optimise and automate customer operations, enabling machine and parts sales.
Prior to this role, Todd served as the Automation and strategy manager for Building Construction products, Houston District Manager within the distribution organization, New Product Introduction Manager for Mini Hydraulic Excavators, and various engineering and field facing roles.
During his 23-year tenure at Caterpillar, Todd has played a key role in the development and production of foundational machine technologies including 2D and 3D grade, operator assist functionality, electronic hydraulic systems, and machine performance management controls.
The Construction Technology Summit is jointly organised by International Construction, Construction Europe and Construction Technology.