Thursday September 27th, 2018.
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stamford Plaza Auckland
Distinguishing between the hype, the promise and the reality, DX Seminars will give innovative business leaders the practical knowledge they need to drive immediate business value and prepare their operations for advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and smart technologies such as Natural Language Processing (NLG) and Optical Character Recognition (OCR).
Three Reasons to Attend:
- Gain a global and local context of what is possible now with Robotic Automation and the future opportunities of Intelligent Automation.
- Review successful approaches and get critical learning from RPA practitioners and leaders.
- Gain insight from local technology leaders supporting New Zealand programmes and implementations.
Chair Introduction: Sam Osborne | Quanton
General Manager – Robotics and Automation
Welcome and opening remarks from the chair.
Key Note Address: James Bradley | UiPath
Regional Director – Australia and New Zealand
James addresses the topic of RPA from a global and regional perspective, where the technology has come from, where it will go in the near future and the global trends that are driving the rapid adoption of Robotic Automation globally.
User Perspective: Anthony Scott | illion
Chief Intelligent Automation Officer Australia and New Zealand
Providing a user perspective Anthony share’s illion’s RPA journey, the strategic drivers, challenges faced, benefits achieved and future programme direction.
AI Technology Leader: Asa Coz | Intela
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Discussing the application of Ai and smart technologies in a variety of sectors, Asa addresses the practical opportunities, the challenges and key learnings identified along the way.
Panel Discussion: The Immediate Value of Robotic Automation and Emerging Opportunity of Intelligent Automation
Facilitated by Sam Osborne, this diverse panel of RPA practitioners and technology leaders share their perspective of the immediate and emerging opportunities presented by automation and smart technologies. Starting with
Participants: James Bradley (UiPath), Mark Broome (ABBYY), Alex Bartley Catt (SPACETIME) and Anthony Scott (illion).
Chair Summary & Event Conclusion: Sam Osborne | Quanton
James Bradley | UiPath
Australia and New Zealand | UiPath
As Director of Sales for Australia and New Zealand for UiPath, James educates business on the pathways to digital transformation and how these can help companies get a competitive edge. UiPath is recognised as a leading global technology platform for Robotic Process Automation.
James is an expert on communicating the value of RPA and has over 20 years of data, data science and intelligent process automation solution sales, consulting and general management experience within the business and IT services industry. This work has focused on providing technology solutions to the financial services, public, telecommunications and utilities sectors. James has developed a specialty for solving process problems and delivering value throughout the supply chain.
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Chief Intelligent Automation Officer | illion
Anthony has a long history in the financial services industry including consultative work relating to RPA strategy/development, programme management, business process, process design, customer relationship and IT service management.
illion (formally trading as Dun & Bradstreet) is the leading independent provider of trusted data and analytics products, with the companies consumer and commercial credit registries comprising data on over 20 million individuals and over 2.5 million active companies. Prior to joining illion, Anthony was the General Manager of Robotics, Automation and Transformation for Equifax.
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Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer | Intela Data Science
Driven by a desire for New Zealand to benefit from technology Asa helps organisations prepare for and embrace AI and all the incredible opportunity it holds.
Since landing in Wellington in 2013, Asa has been a pioneer in the NZ technology space, leading Intela to secure country-first projects with organisation such as Trustpower, Ministry of Primary Industries and New Zealand Police.
As a working group lead for the AI Forum, Asa is highly visible in the technology sector and across New Zealand.
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Alex Bartley Catt | Spacetime
Managing Director | SPACETIME
Alex has worked across industries applying design thinking to develop valuable technological solutions. From advertising to hospitality, fashion, retail and media, he looks to improve experiences through considered design and the use of emerging technology. Currently Managing Director of SPACETIME Alex is now focused on helping New Zealand businesses leverage Artificial Intelligence for the betterment of customer experience.
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Mark Broome | ABBYY
New Zealand Country Manager
Mark Broom is the New Zealand Country Manager for ABBY. Mark assists orgnaisations to understand how to unleash the power of content intelligence for RPA solutions through ABBYY suite of content skills.
He has over 20 years’ experience Mark has become a long-term evangelist and subject matter expert in Intelligent Process Automation assisting government, banking, health, utilities and education customer realise real-world benefits of document capture technology.
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Sam Osborne | Quanton
As a founding member of Quanton’s executive team, Sam was responsible for the implementation and launch on New Zealand’s first RPA programme three years ago.
Taking on the role of GM Robotics and Automation for Quanton, Sam is leading the market adoption of RPA; managing education and engagement and supporting the implementation of RPA programmes is across a variety of sectors including health, transport and logistics, telecommunications and financial services. She has created passionate advocates for RPA and built strong relationships in the business world by focusing on the development and improvement of RPA methodologies to achieve successful delivery for New Zealand business.
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DX Seminar: Robotic Process Automation is proudly brought to you by Quanton, New Zealand’s largest dedicated RPA consultancy and implementation partner.
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