Advice & Best Practices for
Your Intelligent Automation Journey

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Community & Expert Access

+ Weekly Customer Case Studies

Learn, get your questions answered & make better business decisions with on-demand 24×7 access to a global community of automation executives and top industry leaders, as well as weekly customer case studies & original analysis from our expert contributors. 

01. Voice of the Customer

Hear from actual clients who have been through this journey, via weekly video Case Studies.

02. Community Access

Connect with peers currently in their intelligent automation journey & wishing to network.

03. Expert Analysis

Access Industry Experts along with commentary on industry happenings, benchmarks & polling data.

After signing up, IRPA AI Premium Access can be accessed via the link at the top of this page or found under “Channels” in the Thematiks portal. 

Voice of the Customer

Weekly Video Case Studies with Clients

Each week our team conducts an in-depth interview of a customer  who has been through various aspects of their intelligent automation journey, so you can emulate their success, as well as anticipate the hurdles & avoid common pitfalls of starting or scaling intelligent automation programs.

Leverage the Community

Network, share insights & benchmark with peers

Don’t go it alone. Tap into the largest automation network
in the world to connect with others at various parts of their automation journeys, to get advice and validation, share experiences & benchmark with others across the globe. 

Expert Analysis

Curated. Contextualized. Validated.

It takes a lot for an insight to make it into our premium access channel, so you’ll get only the essentials each week to stay informed.

Architected by our expert contributors, who are selected for their depth of experience and vision for the future, our continually growing consortium possesses a vast expertise spanning a variety of perspectives from across automation & RPA, AI and technology services.

Intelligent Automation Guidebook

Best Practices "Tip of the Week" by Pascal Bornet

We’re excited to partner with industry pioneer Pascal Bornet, former Head of Automation & AI at McKinsey & a LinkedIn Top Voice in Tech, for weekly “how-to” excerpts & use cases from his best-selling book, “Intelligent Automation: Welcome to the World of Hyperautomation”.

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What You'll Get

IRPA AI’s Premium Access Channel for Intelligent Automation 

– Access to additional daily business & technology content from “Thematiks”

Two-week free trial period

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Meet the Experts

Pascal Bornet

Former Head, AI & Automation, McKinsey

Forbes Technology Council

LinkedIn Top Voice in Tech

Author, INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION: Welcome to the World of Hyperautomation

Pascal Bornet is a global expert, thought leader, author and pioneer in the fields of Intelligent Automation, AI, and Analytics. 

Formerly Head of AI, Automation & Digital Innovation for McKinsey & EY, Bornet is a senior advisor to IRPA AI, member of the Forbes Technology Council, author of Intelligent Automation: Welcome to the World of Hyperautomation and is recognized as a Top Voice in Tech with over 300K online followers.

Chris Surdak

Former Executive Partner, Gartner &
EY Practice Leader for Intelligent Automation, RPA/AI

Author, The Care & Feeding of Bots

Chris Surdak is an author, engineer, speaker, JD, and Expert in Big Data, RPA Cognitive Computing and AI.

Formerly an Executive Partner at Gartner and Head of EY’s Practice for Intelligent Automation, RPA and AI, he’s the author of Bots: Their Care and Feeding, a practical guide on how to use these new Intelligent Automation technologies and has assisted clients with strategic issues of IA, including change management, governance, strategy and Legal & Regulatory issues.

Shail Khiyara

Former CMO & Chief Customer Officer Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism & UiPath

Intelligent Automation Thought Leader, Advisor & Investor
Shail Khiyara is recognized as a thought leader, advisor and investor in RPA & Intelligent Automation. He writes extensively about digital transformation & automation and has served as a CMO & Chief Customer Officer of three leading automation firms (Automation Anywhere, Blue Prism, UiPath, helping shape this industry.

He also founded & runs a global independent customer-only automation council comprised of over 50 global brands.

Rohail Khan

Former President, Bank of America, HomeFocus &

Group President, Outsourcing Solutions at Xerox

IRPA AI Process Automation Expert

Rohail Khan is a a seasoned business executive & process expert having driven process re-engineering and automation implementations for countless clients.

Formerly Group President of Outsourcing Services at Xerox, he drove initiatives generating $1B+ in global revenue & led global teams of 8000+ employees across 23 countries. Prior to that Rohail ran Bank of America’s HomeFocus division where he was responsible for sales, operations and a P&L with budget spend in excess of $780 million annually.

After signing up, IRPA AI Premium Access can be accessed via the link at the top of this page or found under “Channels” in the Thematiks portal.