Find out what more than 500 business and IT leaders say about their current and near-term plans for automation and artificial intelligence technologies. During his Tuesday session, Stanton Jones, ISG Insights Director, will discuss findings from the newly released ISG Automation Index™.
June 19-20, 2017
Renaissance Hotel, 2222 North Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas
Leaders in every industry face a dizzying array of new digital opportunities. But few signposts exist to guide them. How do large, traditional companies take advantage of fast-moving digital innovations?
Find out how to tap emerging technologies to transform your enterprise, unleash new value chains and realize new customer opportunities. Find out what's next and what's beyond next.
TRANSFORM YOUR BUSINESS AND CREATE DISRUPTIVE BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
Now in its seventh year, the 2017 Digital Business Summit brings together experienced senior digital business strategists and technology leaders to explore how enterprises are transforming their business.
Attendees at the Digital Business Summit are provided with an end-to-end view of the impact of digital disruption on technology infrastructure, business operating models and organizational strategies.
Successful companies are leveraging disruptive digital technologies to transform existing operating models and reap significant competitive advantage. Understand the emerging trends, changes in markets and where the next threats are going to come from, as we explore what's next and what's beyond next.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
The Digital Business Summit is focused on enabling and delivering enterprise advantage, improving the ability to compete through innovative new ways of doing business and new businesses entirely.
Attendees of the Digital Business Summit include:
- Senior IT Leadership (CIO / CTO)
- Senior Business Strategists
- Senior Marketing and Product Marketing Leaders
- Senior Finance Leaders
- Business and IT Risk Management
- Corporate and Line of Business Leader
Through interactive sessions, conference participants will gain valuable information and actionable advice from industry experts and peers:
- Review the digital disruptors driving transformative changes based on our most recent C-level research
- Hear about the best practices of some of the early adopters of automation tools
- Explore some of the key breakthroughs in securing the digital universe
- Network with peers and share ideas and best practices
June 19, 2017
|Registration and Light Snacks|
ISG Keynote: The Digital Journey — Keys to Success
Bill McNee, Partner, ISG Research
When enterprises embark on the digital journey, they have the opportunity to fundamentally rethink the customer experience, create new digital or hybrid products and services and develop agile and responsive supply chains and business models. As enterprises create new ways of engaging with their customers and tap new revenue streams, entire industries are being turned on their heads. The keynote presentation will:
Driving the Digital Transformation: ISG Executive Insights
Steve Hall, Partner, ISG Digital Advisory Services
By the end of 2017, enterprises will need to think of Digital Business not as a separate IT initiative but as a broad vision for the entire enterprise. This will require a complete redesign of the enterprise IT operating model. Enterprises will extract business value through their digital fabric, by connecting with customers, suppliers, partners and employees in a whole new way. In this three-part session, we will discuss insights from an ISG Analyst, hear from industry leaders driving their own digital transformation and explore the facts of a real-world case study.
Driving the Digital Transformation: Customer Panel
Moderator: Esteban Herrera, Partner, ISG
Bernie Gracy, Chief Digital Officer, Agero
|Driving the Digital Transformation: Interactive Case Study
|WELCOME RECEPTION AND STATIONS DINNER
June 20, 2017
Securing the Digital Universe: ISG Executive Insights
Jim Hurley, Director, ISG
The digital universe of the not-so-distant future leverages IoT sensors, information from anywhere at any time, virtual organizations and the digitization of the physical world. The potential for data analytics is nearly limitless. But today's approaches to security, privacy and compliance are built for yesterday's analog world. In this three-part session, we will peek into the future of security with insights by an ISG Analyst, hear the stories of industry leaders and explore some of today's most pressing questions: What is the foundation for a secure environment in the new digital universe? How do we build it?
Securing the Digital Universe: Customer Panel
Moderator: Doug Saylors , Director, ISG
Jerry Wynne, Systems Security Officer, Noridian Mutual Insurance Company, Fargo
|Securing the Digital Universe: Interactive Case Study|
Automation and Digital Labor: ISG Executive Insights
Stanton Jones, Director and Principal Analyst, ISG
Automation and AI are everywhere. It's hard not to encounter an opinion piece about how "digital labor" will fundamentally change the nature of knowledge work. What's missing in this conversation is precisely which roles enterprise leaders need to automate, and what they are already automating today. In this session, we'll examine recent research into how automation is changing enterprise buyer plans, and how this, in turn, is affecting the IT and business services markets. We also will discuss how you can get ahead by applying some of the best practices learned from early adopters.
Automation and Digital Labor: Customer Panel
Moderator: Chip Wagner, President — Global Business Advisory Services (BAS) & Emerging Services, ISG
Kevin Nyaribo, HMS
Robots are the rage! Every company wants to know:
|Automation and Digital Labor: Interactive Case Study|
These interactive discussions will tackle the challenges and uncover opportunities brought to bear as business and IT converge on digitization. Sessions will be facilitated by the following thought leaders. A summary of perspectives, best practices and lessons learned from each discussion group will be available to all attendees.
The Agile Enterprise: Rajib Datta, Partner, ISG and Lois Coatney, Partner, ISG
Enterprise Agility: Stop doing agile... and start being agile
Digitization of Business Services — Finance & HR: Scott Furlong, Partner, ISG & Deb Card, Partner, ISG
Advanced Analytics: James Burke, Director, ISG and Debjyoti Paul, AVP Digital Business, Mindtree
Emerging and Disruptive Technologies Showcase
What's next and what's beyond next? In this interactive "show and tell" we will demonstrate emerging technologies — including blockchain, drones, augmented reality, 3D printing, intelligent networks and the new cloud — and discuss the impact to business operations and humans, the challenges to making them a reality and the risk to speed of deployment.
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