04 - 07 June, 2019
Van der Valk Airporthotel, Düsseldorf, Germany

Second Conference Day

9:15 am - 9:45 am Registration and welcome coffee and tea

9:45 am - 10:00 am Opening remarks by the summit chairperson

Anil Bhavnani, Director – BPO Operations at Pfizer Global Financial Solutions

Anil Bhavnani

Director – BPO Operations
Pfizer Global Financial Solutions

10:00 am - 10:40 am Morning Keynote | Setting up an RPA CoE & Scaling it at BMW Group

-          RPA Operating Model in a non-global shared services environment
-          Services delivered by RPA CoE and RPA Journey
-          Hub & Spoke Model – the key for scaling RPA within BMW Group
Dr. Björn Weber, Group IT - Enabling Prozesse Business Relationship Management, Robotic Process Automation CoE Lead at BMW Group

Dr. Björn Weber

Group IT - Enabling Prozesse Business Relationship Management, Robotic Process Automation CoE Lead
BMW Group

10:40 am - 11:15 am C-level Hot Seat Discussion | How to handle the complexity of an intelligent automation initiative

• How granular do bot business cases still make sense?
• Leveraging volume and ease of automation vs. investment and maintenance cost
• The risks and rewards of AI/ML labs/teams/competence centres

hosted by Automation Hero


Thorsten Staby, CTO at Nestle

Thorsten Staby

CTO
Nestle

Stefan Groschupf, CEO at Automation Hero

Stefan Groschupf

CEO
Automation Hero

11:15 am - 11:45 am Refreshments and Networking

• How to build and deploy a Digital Workforce that securely connects to your staff, processes and systems
• Use cases that matter – how RPA changes the way we work


Olav Strand, Vice President & GM CENTRAL EUROPE & EAST at BluePrism

Olav Strand

Vice President & GM CENTRAL EUROPE & EAST
BluePrism

Anil Bhavnani, Director – BPO Operations at Pfizer Global Financial Solutions

Anil Bhavnani

Director – BPO Operations
Pfizer Global Financial Solutions

12:15 pm - 12:45 pm Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Industry

Due to the advent of current progresses in Artificial Intelligence, the hope and expectations within healthcare and pharmaceutical research has been gradually increasing. Here, I will outline their industry settings, breakthroughs, applications,  challenges, and future of AI technologies within Healthcare sector and pharmaceutical industries.

- What is drug discovery development cycle and how it can be benefited by AI

- How AI is implemented in clinical trials and hospital settings

- Social and economic implications of AI in healthcare industries
Gopal Karemore, Principal Data Scientist at Novo Nordisk

Gopal Karemore

Principal Data Scientist
Novo Nordisk

12:45 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Luncheon

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm With AI to paperless processes

• Intelligent text recognition (OCR/ICR) based on our travel expenses app
• Potential of smart automation with business support and how to get there
Birgit Lichtenstein, Head of Performance Management, Head of Digital@Finance at innogy SE

Birgit Lichtenstein

Head of Performance Management, Head of Digital@Finance
innogy SE

Streams

STREAM A: RPA DEPLOYMENT & SCALING

2:40 pm - 3:10 pm Model and data lifecycle at scale: Measuring performance for time-series models and NLP systems

Erlend Aune, Director of Data Science at Exabel

Erlend Aune

Director of Data Science
Exabel

STREAM A: RPA DEPLOYMENT & SCALING

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm Use Case | strategic workforce planning for the future AI-Workforce
• how to get well-known brands and big customers for your SME by keeping your spending at the minimum
• What tools and programs to use and what to automate by following a tight budget but stillachieving (sales) growth- how to attract big companies/brands as a small business – best sales tactics for starting,growing & scaling
Caritta Seppä, COO at Tespack; Forbes 30 under 30

Caritta Seppä

COO
Tespack; Forbes 30 under 30

STREAM A: RPA DEPLOYMENT & SCALING

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm Interview on stage: Lifecycle maintenance planning for your bots
Luis Babosa, RPA Team Leader at Infineon

Luis Babosa

RPA Team Leader
Infineon

STREAM B: INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION

2:40 pm - 3:00 pm Interview | Next Level Accounting - Hybrid models for intelligent automation
• Which backend processes to automate
• Virtual assistants
• Automatic reporting
Nadin Kraus, Senior Director Finance Innovation Europe at Teva Pharmaceutical / Ratipharm

Nadin Kraus

Senior Director Finance Innovation Europe
Teva Pharmaceutical / Ratipharm

Wojciech Tatys, Transformation and Ops Excellence Lead at Discovery Inc.

Wojciech Tatys

Transformation and Ops Excellence Lead
Discovery Inc.

STREAM B: INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION

3:00 pm - 3:40 pm WS | Intelligent text and image recognition with travel expenses app Xpense2Cash
Machine Learning - thanks to more powerful processors and innovation in neural networks – there are more and more applicable results for everyday business processes. Innogy is capturing that potential for its employees’ travel expenses. Learn more about intelligent text and image recognition.
Kai-Peter Menck, Digital@Finance at innogy SE

Kai-Peter Menck

Digital@Finance
innogy SE

Tom Stulla, Digital@Finance at innogy SE

Tom Stulla

Digital@Finance
innogy SE

STREAM B: INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm Applications of facial expression recognition and emotional privacy

Dmitry Kostyaev, Head of Machine Learning at Magic Unicorn

Dmitry Kostyaev

Head of Machine Learning
Magic Unicorn

STREAM C: INTEGRATED AUTOMATION

2:40 pm - 3:10 pm Interactive Discussion Facial expressions data collection and ethical implications
Dmitry Kostyaev, Head of Machine Learning at Magic Unicorn

Dmitry Kostyaev

Head of Machine Learning
Magic Unicorn

STREAM C: INTEGRATED AUTOMATION

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm Increasing the AI footprint in your organisation
Sébastien Foucaud, VP Data Science at XING

Sébastien Foucaud

VP Data Science
XING

STREAM C: INTEGRATED AUTOMATION

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm Workshop: Get the Latest Trends and Proven Growth Hacking Tools for the 21st Century
Get the Latest Trends and Proven Growth Hacking
Tools for the 21st Century (Based on the tools
utilised on the Best Energy Startup in Europe,
awarded by the European Commission)
Yesika Aguilera, CMO at Tespack; Forbes 30 under 30

Yesika Aguilera

CMO
Tespack; Forbes 30 under 30

4:10 pm - 4:20 pm Closing remarks by each stream’s chairperson.

4:20 pm - 4:50 pm Farewell drinks

4:50 pm - 5:00 pm Closing remarks and end of day two