Agenda

Day 2 | Thursday 21 October 2021

 

​PRACTICAL IMPLEMENTATION OF DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGICAL SOLUTIONS & RESULTS 

09.00  Organization's Welcome  Address

09.05  Chair's Opening Remarks

TECHNOLOGY AND SCALABILITY

09.10  Case Study

Artificial intelligence and Machine Learning: Emergency Implementation during the Covid19 Crisis

 

  • Discover how Pekka set up in a couple of days a system to attribute emergency funding to Finnish SMEs during the Covid19 crisis

  • Learn how automation was set up and deployed across all complexities such as types of applications, regulatory requirements and different classes of funding

  • Explore how the “right to fail” and a spirit of experimentation was key to lead to success

TECHNOLOGICAL FINANCING MODELS

09.45  Case Study

Smart Tech and Data at the Service of the organization’s efficiency

  • Learn how to successfully create additional services from existing infrastructures to maximize returns

  • Discover how IoT and Smart data support the digital transformation

  • Explore how to implement Lean change management to implement digital transformation

 

RECOVERY & RESILIENCE IN IT

10.20  Case Study

From Burden to Strength: Placing Data Protection at the Core of the organization’s Value

  • Discover how to go beyond GDPR compliance ticking and create value

  • Learn how to leverage data protection to the benefit of the organization

  • Uncover how to support the organization’s thought-leadership in data protection via awards and labels

10.55  Break

SECURITY / CYBER SECURITY

11.15  Case Study

Merging 5 into 1: How to Transform the IT Function from Old World to Fully Agile

  • From a tech strategy perspective, learn how to integrate 5 different IT units in one (and keep your sanity) while preventing business disruption

  • Discover how to bring new career models to support digital transformation and leverage the talent

  • Master the tech vision: from legacy tech to state of the art to support competitiveness

  • Uncover how to support transfer of knowledge while scaling to increase efficiency

ADVANCED DATA ANALYSIS IN PRACTICE

11.50  Presentation - Case Study
Direction-Focus-Pace & Rhythm: From strategy to execution – be invited to follow our learning journey of challenges, trials, tribulations and success

  • BSC or OKRs

  • Mindset follows structure – rapid agile transformation

  • Lessons learned

12.25  Lunch

STRATEGIC INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES TRENDS

 

13.30   Case Study

Data Science & Agile Project Management: Leveraging Knowledge to Support Profitability

  • Discover how to create value by improving the connection between data scientists and project managers

  • Learn how to leverage “brains” of your smart people to solve actual business problems

  • Uncover how to support the organization’s thought-leadership by overcoming communication barriers between smart team

AGILE STRATEGIES AND AUTOMATION

 

14.05  Case Study

Done with the Group of Geeks in the Basement: IT as a Key Support to Core Business

  • Discover how to become a “Yes” Unit and speak the language of your users, internal and external customers

  • Learn how to substantially influence the bottom line of the organization 

  • Master the art of developing a positive mindset of empowerment and expertise for your business unit

 

14.50 Break

EDGE COMPUTING

15.00 Case  Study

The Digital Workplace: Focus on People’s Wellbeing

  • Discover how focus on people wellbeing is possible even in manufacturing

  • Learn how to leverage digital tools to support quality

  • Uncover the latest thinking on new ways for manufacturing

 

CLOUD ADOPTION

15.35  Case Study

Lean-ification: How to Eliminate Waste and Change Mindsets

  • Discover how to change people’s minds in effective ways to promote efficiencies

  • Lear how to move from command and control to empirical control and a “no plan” approach to support effectiveness

  • Master ways of helping people eliminate waste and support business growth

​​DDIGITAL ECOSYSTEMS FOR THE FUTURE

 

16.10  Case Study

How to Define a Dynamic and Flexible Cloud Strategy / Architecture for Your Business Success

  • How have current cloud adoption / deployments accelerated due to the pandemic

  • The evolution from a centralized public cloud to a distributed public cloud - the beginning of a new era of cloud computing

  • Benefits of a public cloud service alongside the benefits of a private local cloud

  • Cloud provider responsibility: architecture, delivery, operations, governance, and upgrades

DRAW OF A COMPLIMENTARY ENTRY PASS - DIGITAL & IT LEADERS EUROPE 2022

 

16.50  Draw of a Complimentary Entry Pass for Digital & IT Leaders Europe 2022 - Announcing the Winner

Stay with us, and you can be the lucky winner!

16.55  Chair's Closing Remarks