8:00am – 8:45am Registration & Networking

8:45am – 9:10am Welcome Remarks

Frank Casale, Founder & CEO, IRPA AI

9:10am – 9:40am Keynote: The Countdown to 2020: Tipping Point for RPA and AI

9:40am – 10:10am Keynote: Intelligent Automation as the key enabler for Digital Transformation

10:10am – 10:40am Disruptive Business models through Automation and AI

10:40am – 11:00am Networking Break 

11:00am – 11:30am Client Case Study: Beyond 100 Bots:  The Art and Science of Scaling Automation

11:30am – 12:00pm The Next Wave: Leveraging IA for IT and Customer Experience

12:00pm – 12:30pm  Client Case Study: Maximizing Automation ROI through COE and Governance

12:30pm – 12:40pm IRPA AI Announcement 

12:40pm – 1:40pm Networking Lunch 

1:40pm- 2:10pm Track A- Panel : Building a Business Case for AI

Track B – Roundtables : 
RT 1 – IA in the Front Office
RT 2 – Data, Process Analysis and Automation
RT 3 – RPA:  From Reducing Effort to Creating Value
RT 4 – Beyond the COE – Democratizing Automation

2:10pm- 2:40pm Track A- Panel: Driving Process Excellence through BPM and RPA 

Track B: Leveraging Bot Marketplace to Build High Value Use cases

2:45pm- 3:25pm Client Case Study: How do you prepare for the Digital Workforce of the Future?

2:40pm- 2:45pm Time to move rooms

3:25pm – 3:45pm Networking Break 

3:45pm – 4:15pm TBA

4:15pm – 4:45pm Digital Equalizer: Bringing Automation to the Masses

4:45pm – 5:15pm Keynote: Building the Roadmap to a Digital Enterprise

5:15pm – 5:45pm Keynote: The AI-Enabled Future: The Human and Ethical side

5:45pm – 6:00pm Closing Remarks

6:00pm – 7:00pm Cocktail Reception

Session Topics and Speakers

The AI Enabled Enterprise

 Thomas Bredillet, Machine Learning Lead, Facebook

The Truth About RPA and Getting to Scale

Francis Carden, Vice President of Robotics and Transformation, Pega Systems

The Role of Integrators in Implementing Intelligent Automation

Tom Lang, Vice President, Wipro

Tom Young, Managing Partner, RUMJog Enterprises

Mark Voytek, Outsourcing Advisory Practice Leader, EY

Bill Gilet, Partner, PwC

Chip Wagner, Partner & President, Emerging Business Services, ISG

Scaling Intelligent Automation: From Proof of Value to Sustained Enterprise Adoption

 Chris Huff, Chief Strategy Officer, Kofax

Sri Maddineni, Sr. Director Data Engineering, Randstad

The Human Element: Building Talent for the Digital Age

Richard Milam, CEO, Enablesoft

Troy Smith, Interim CEO, Steward Health Care Network

Riding the Next Wave: The Coming Convergence between Automation, Cognitive, and Block Chain

 Kevin Kroen, Partner, PwC

Harnessing AI: From Use Case to Proof of Value

Anupam Govil, Program Co-Chair and Partner, Avasant


Tomas Vykruta, Staff Engineer at Cloud IoT/Machine Learning, Google

Venky Krishnaswamy, CEO, Koopid

Automation as a Service – Managing Outcomes, Delivering ROI

Fabiano Rosa, Director Consulting & Deals, PwC

Atul Vashistha, Chairman & CEO, NeoGroup

Deepak Luthra, Former Digital Center of Excellence, Bristol-Myers Squibb

Cliff Strickland, Principal Partner, Cloud & Managed Services, Silver Tree Consulting Services

Unleashing Automation Across Your Organization

Craig Seebach, Vice President – Enterprise Workforce Optimization, Verint

AI Run Amok: The Role of Cyber Security, Compliance, and Governance in Minimizing Risk

Pooneh Mohabbazi, Advisor, IRPA AI

Imir Arifi, Director of Compliance, Analytics, and Technology, Discover

Denis Garagic, Chief Scientist, BAE Systems

Dan Miller, Lead Analyst and Co-Founder, Opus Research

Asha Abraham, Corporate VP – IT Risk & Controls, New York Life Insurance Company

Building an Effective RPA COE – Enabling the Bot Factor

Gregory North, President, Globe North

MK Aydin, Sr. Director, Corporate Solutions, A&E Network

Chris Huff, Chief Strategy Officer, Kofax

Eric Hochstein, Director, Advisor, IRPA AI & DAPI

 Sam Gross, Founder & CEO, ChoiceWORX

Client Case Study: Developing a Culture of Innovation through Automation

Ashwin Ashok, Director, Banking, Financial Services and Insurance, Automation Anywhere

Amory Booher, Senior Vice President – Model, Vendor, and Retail Underwriting Systems Architecture, BBVA Compass

Automated Self-Service Driven by Intent-AI

Phani Nagarjuna, Chief Analytics Officer, Sutherland

Navaneethan Thirumurthy, Associate Vice President, Sutherland

Hari Hariharan, VP Analytics Consulting & Business Development, Sutherland

Tying it All Together: The Role of Digital Ecosystem Partners

Rohail Khan, President, Digital Exchange Solutions, IRPA AI

Richard French, CRO, Kryon Systems

Fireside Chat: Shaping the Future of Human AI Relationship

Gregory North, President, Globe North

Patrick Levy-Rosenthal, Founder & CEO, Emoshape

A Digital Vision for Africa’s Youth

Zondwa Mandela, Co-Founder at Mandela Legacy