Intelligent Automation. RPA. AI. NLP. ML.

July 27 - 30, 2020 | Illinois, United States

MAIN CONFERENCE: DAY TWO - August 7, 2019

7:45 am - 8:30 am Registration for Main Conference Day Two & Networking Breakfast

8:30 am - 8:40 am Chairman’s Day One Recap & Day Two Opening Remarks

Shaun Dawson - Vice President of Intelligent Automation Advisory, Cognizant
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Shaun Dawson

Vice President of Intelligent Automation Advisory
Cognizant

8:40 am - 9:25 am CLIENT USE CASE: Automation Singularity – Unleashing the Power of the Future Workforce Through Intelligent Automation

Leslie Sequeira - Senior IT Leader, Toyota Material Handling
Craig Le Clair - Vice President, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research
Sateesh Seetharamiah - Vice President, EdgeVerve
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Leslie Sequeira

Senior IT Leader
Toyota Material Handling

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Craig Le Clair

Vice President, Principal Analyst
Forrester Research

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Sateesh Seetharamiah

Vice President
EdgeVerve

9:25 am - 9:55 am CLIENT USE CASE: Scaling Your Intelligent Automation CoE

Kerry Wang - CoE Leader of Intelligent Automation, Humana
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Kerry Wang

CoE Leader of Intelligent Automation
Humana

10:25 am - 11:25 am Morning Networking Break & Demo Drive Raffle Prize Winners Announced

"THE IA RACE"

Please note, all “The IA Race” participates must bring their own laptops that will be utilized to perform the tasks at hand.
We apologize, but IQPC/SSON will not be providing laptops for the “The IA Race”.
If you would like to participate in the “The IA Race”, you must sign up upon registering for the overall event.

Train - If you are an IA Developer, and/or likeminded IA technical enthusiast, then join us for the friendly competition of IA technical challenges structured as a game that will require you to complete a series of IA Developer technical projects and tasks. To win the “The IA Race”, you must finish all the projects in the allotted time to do so and per the guidelines set forth by our IA Developer Bot Board members – as well as present your final results to your game peers (during Part 4 of the game). There will be several “The IA Race” categories to strive to be the winner of and prizes will be awarded to all winners!

Additional information soon to come!
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Jomel Angat

Product Owner, Smart Process Automation & Robotics Center (RPA & AI)
Fannie Mae

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Rene E. Laurencot

Senior Information Manager, IM – Information Management, CTS – Clinical Trials Solutions, GPD – Global Product Development
Pfizer

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Sameer Naik

SAP Technology and Intelligent Automations Leader
Conagra Brands

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Edward Brooks

Founder
The RPA Academy

11:25 am - 11:55 am INDUSTRY REPORT: Unlocking the Power of Multi-Format Data: Exclusive Insights from Everest Group’s Ground-Breaking Intelligent Document Processing (IDP) Playbook

Sarah Burnett - Executive Vice President & Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group
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Sarah Burnett

Executive Vice President & Distinguished Analyst
Everest Group

11:55 am - 12:25 pm CLIENT USE CASE: How Merck Achieved It’s RPA Goals with Process Mining Technology

Steve Carpenter - Executive Director of GBS Digital, Merck
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Steve Carpenter

Executive Director of GBS Digital
Merck

12:25 pm - 1:25 pm Networking Lunch Break

IA WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT

Choose one (1) of the below five (5) tracks, mixing up your selection between all the track sessions.
You can’t be in two rooms at once, so bring a colleague and “Divide & Conquer” all there is to learn about this subject!

IA MATURITY LEVEL GUIDE:
Early Adoption = EA
Implementation & Evolving = IE
Mature & Scaling = MS
Various Stages = VS

WORKFORCE RECRUITMENT

1:25 pm - 1:55 pm How to Recruit Top IA Talent
IE | VS
IE | VS
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Scott Gillan

Executive Director of Transformation & Service Management, Enterprise Finance
Warner Brothers

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Anshuman Das

Director of Robotics & Testing
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group

IE | VS
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Edward Rios

Partner, Innovation & Strategy
Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP

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Willie Session

Head Security Risk, U.S./Chief Security Risk Officer
HSBC Bank

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Narain Jayasekaran

Global Digital Transformation Leader - Finance
Mars Inc.

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Barbara Hodge

Global Online & Digital Content Editor
SSON

TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS LOUNGE

1:25 pm - 1:55 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: Ensuring Your IT Technical Teams Have the Skill Sets Required & How to Hold Onto Them
Richie Daigle - Group Director, Automation & Analytics, Coca-Cola Refreshments
IE | VS
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Richie Daigle

Group Director, Automation & Analytics
Coca-Cola Refreshments

DEVELOPER LOUNGE

1:25 pm - 1:55 pm USE CASE: How to Monitor When You’re Running Bots on Scale Using Open Source Technologies?
Muthukumar Vaidhianathan - Software Engineering Manager, Capital One
VS
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Muthukumar Vaidhianathan

Software Engineering Manager
Capital One

1:55 pm - 2:25 pm 5-Minute Transition Break

IA PAYBACKS & ROI

Choose one (1) of the below five (5) tracks, mixing up your selection between all the track sessions.
You can’t be in two rooms at once, so bring a colleague and “Divide & Conquer” all there is to learn about this subject!

IA MATURITY LEVEL GUIDE:
Early Adoption = EA
Implementation & Evolving = IE
Mature & Scaling = MS
Various Stages = VS


IE | VS
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Renee Holderbach

Senior Vice President, Operations Accounting & Culinary Systems/Ops
Darden Restaurants

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Jason Conde

Director of Intelligent Automation
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

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Mark Shivers

Former Managing Director - Robotic Process Automation
BNY Mellon

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Heather King

Divisional Director
SSON North America

IE | VS
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Dave Duxbury

Vice President of Operations
TricorBraun

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John Carmelite

Senior IT Leader
Intalere

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Denise DeRoss

Senior VP Corporate Strategy
Equity Lifestyle Properties

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Eric Liebross

Head of Back Office Optimization Practice
Auxis

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Eduardo Diquez

Director RPA Consulting
Auxis

Chair: Paula Carneiro

Client Relationships
Auxis

SCALING ROI & PAYBACK

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm USE CASE: How to Scale Up an IA Program & Achieve Payback Sooner Vs. Later
Glen Parrillo - Vice President of Finance and Controller, AccuWeather, Inc.
MS | VS
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Glen Parrillo

Vice President of Finance and Controller
AccuWeather, Inc.

TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS LOUNGE

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: IA Software That Might Not Prove to Have ROI Legs
Özgür Genç - Head of Global Intelligent Automation & Shared Services for OTC, Procter & Gamble
MS | VS
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Özgür Genç

Head of Global Intelligent Automation & Shared Services for OTC
Procter & Gamble

DEVELOPER LOUNGE

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm USE CASE: Abstract soon to come!

2:30 pm - 2:35 pm 5-Minute Transition Break

THE FUTURE OF IA TECHNOLOGIES

Choose one (1) of the below five (5) tracks, mixing up your selection between all the track sessions.
You can’t be in two rooms at once, so bring a colleague and “Divide & Conquer” all there is to learn about this subject!

IA MATURITY LEVEL GUIDE:
Early Adoption = EA
Implementation & Evolving = IE
Mature & Scaling = MS
Various Stages = VS


BLING MY RPA

2:35 pm - 3:05 pm RPA Auxiliary Software Designed to Meet Industry & Functional Specific Challenges
EA | VS

RELATABLE & PRACTICAL IA TECHNOLOGY

2:35 pm - 3:05 pm ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: Living in the IA Trenches’ Observations & Predictions
Brad Shaink - Director of Innovation & Engagement Technologies, Houston Methodist Hospital
AJ Bernstein - Director, Finance Transformation and Compliance, Facebook Inc.
IE | VS
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Brad Shaink

Director of Innovation & Engagement Technologies
Houston Methodist Hospital

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AJ Bernstein

Director, Finance Transformation and Compliance
Facebook Inc.

IS IT TOO EARLY TO PLAN FOR THE IA FUTURE?

2:35 pm - 3:05 pm ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: How Will Today's Advanced IA Technologies Evolve & Is it Too Early to Go Into PoC Mode?
Kenny K. Cheung - Chief of Procurement, The World Bank Group
Anupam Govil - President and Partner, Avasant
IE | VS
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Kenny K. Cheung

Chief of Procurement
The World Bank Group

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Anupam Govil

President and Partner
Avasant

MS | VS

Priya Nair

Senior Manager Business Transformation
BMO Harris Bank

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Bartt Kellermann

CEO & Founder
Capital Acquisition, LLC

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Richard Mackey

Senior Vice President, Information Technology
Intalere

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Albert Rees

Senior Vice President, Head of Business Consulting, North America
EPAM Systems

Chair: Shipra Mitra

Principal
EPAM

DEVELOPER LOUNGE

2:35 pm - 3:05 pm USE CASE: Abstract soon to come!
Sameer Naik - Lead SAP Systems Engineer, ConAgra Foods
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Sameer Naik

Lead SAP Systems Engineer
ConAgra Foods

3:05 pm - 3:10 pm Afternoon Networking Break


"THE IA RACE"

Please note, all “The IA Race” participates must bring their own laptops that will be utilized to perform the tasks at hand.
We apologize, but IQPC/SSON will not be providing laptops for the “The IA Race”.
If you would like to participate in the “The IA Race”, you must sign up upon registering for the overall event.

Train - Challenge results, presentations, and winners announced.
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Jomel Angat

Product Owner, Smart Process Automation & Robotics Center (RPA & AI)
Fannie Mae

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Rene E. Laurencot

Senior Information Manager, IM – Information Management, CTS – Clinical Trials Solutions, GPD – Global Product Development
Pfizer

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Sameer Naik

SAP Technology and Intelligent Automations Leader
Conagra Brands

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Vince DiMascio

Chief Technology Officer
Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP

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Edward Brooks

Founder
The RPA Academy

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Blake Guerrettaz

Director, Data Delivery Solutions/ Strategy
UnityPoint Health

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Lynn McLaury

CPA, Director of Finance Shared Services
Boeing

Jessica King

Principal Product Manager, GBS NexTech
Walmart

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Mariesa Coughanour

Managing Principal, Intelligent Automation & Technology
Cognizant

4:10 pm - 4:40 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: “All Hands On Deck” – Developing Long-Term IA Strategies

4:40 pm - 5:10 pm Close of Main Conference Day Two

5:10 pm - 5:10 pm "Man & Machine" Meet Up