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Time Description Speaker
11:45am - 1:00pm Registration check-in and Networking Lunch  
1:00pm - 1:20pm Opening Remarks and Welcome to the Blue Prism Pulse Community Shail Khiyara_Blue Prism_100x100.jpgShail Khiyara, Chief Marketing & Experience Officer:
Shail brings over 15 years of global experience in marketing & customer engagement, across many leading brands in the RPA and AI space including Model N, Spigit, Taleo, and Evault, a Seagate company. In these roles he’s championed delivering measurable, repeatable and profitable revenue growth through programs that delight customers. Shail holds an MBA from Yale University, Strategy & Entrepreneurship executive education from Harvard Business School and an MSc in Engineering.

1:20pm - 2:00pm

Implementation of Automation at Postbank
Cognitive Automation is seen by Postbank as one important lever to make banking backoffice operations more efficient, faster and scalable. 
Through RPA implementation projects run since April 2017, Postbank has been able to add 40 robots as their digital workforce, driving significant savings throughout different functions. Postbank is also looking in combining RPA with Cognitive and OCR capabilities to maximize the Automation level and achieve faster client response times.
Serkan Saracuz, Head of Organisation & serkan-saracuz-foto.256x256
Processes, Operations Center:
Serkan has been with Postbank for over 10 years in a variety of posts from Operations to Project management and more recently Account Management and Automation. Serkan holds a degree from the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management and speaks German, English and Turkish. 
2:00pm - 2:45pm The Future of Blue Prism
Peter will discuss the product vision, architectural tenets and future direction of Blue Prism including new Artificial Intelligence (AI) integrations. New AI functionalities will increase automation, simplify adoption and allow best-of-breed capabilities to improve the execution of digital strategies.

Small_BW2Peter Walker, EMEA Presales Manager:
Peter manages Blue Prism's presales consulting team in EMEA and, through his experience of 13 years with the company, has a wealth of insight into the business impact of RPA as a technology as well as the emotional, social and cultural considerations at stake.

2:45pm - 3:20pm Afternoon Coffee Break  
3:20pm - 4:00pm
Credit Suisse Leverages Robotics as a Competitive Differentiator 
Robotics is on the minds of the Credit Suisse’s C-suite and is seen as a critical part of how they are innovating and transforming the business. The bank’s Digital Transformation initiatives intend to improve time to market so it can gain a strategic advantage over competitors. Hear how this team, with more than 200 robots today and expanding to 400 by 2019, is optimizing their digital workforce and driving the highest efficiency possible from each robot.
René Konings, Program Manager Group Rene Konings Credit Suisse
Strategy and Architecture:
Rene has global responsibility for standards and guidelines, product management and the centre of excellence for RPA at Credit Suisse. His team also manages the operations and support, and a small part of the solution delivery across the bank. With an eye to the future, Rene also leads the initiation of RPA Lab which is an innovation centre for ML, Ai and Big Data capabilities with RPA as the core processing unit.
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Siemens: Hands meet Brains - upskilling RPA to Cognitive Workforce 
Technologists speak of the modern enterprise having a "two-speed" technology architecture: systems of engagement designed around a customer journey and experience, and systems of record. RPA and Digital Workers are the gears to connecting these technologies, and a key component to the digitalization of processes and overall transformation. In his presentation, Tobias Unger will touch upon his vision for the Future of RPA, and how Cognitive Workforces will need to evolve to meet the ever growing development of technologies such as AI and Machine Learning.
Tobias Unger, Head of Innovation, Digitalization and Benchmarking:
Tobias is leading the Process Automation, Innovation and Robotics Framework at Siemens' Shared Services, and has been at Siemens for the past 6 years where he has had a key influence within the Finance Shared Services Strategy. Tobias has a Masters' degree in Finance and Accounting, and is a regular speaker and contributor within the RPA and Digital Transformation scene.
5:00pm - 5:10pm Closing remarks  
5:10pm - 6:30pm Network with your peers over cocktails  


*Agenda subject to change.