August 05 - 08, 2019
Sheraton Grand Hotel

MAIN CONFERENCE: DAY TWO - August 7, 2019

8:00 am - 8:45 am Registration for Main Conference Day Two & Networking Breakfast

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairperson’s Day One Recap & Day Two Opening Remarks

9:00 am - 9:45 am KEYNOTE ADDRESS: The Affects of Creating an IA Community That Inspires, Educates and Encourages Brother/Sisterhood

9:45 am - 10:30 am CLIENT CASE STUDY: Artificial Intelligence to Improve Hospital Patient Delivery



10:30 am - 11:15 am Morning Networking Break & Demo Drive Raffle Prize Winners Announced

"THE IA RACE"

Please note, all “The IA Race” participates must bring their own laptops that will be utilized to perform the tasks at hand.
We apologize, but IQPC/SSON will not be providing laptops for the “The IA Race”.
If you would like to participate in the “The IA Race”, you must sign up upon registering for the overall event.

10:30 am - 1:15 pm “THE IA RACE” Part 3: For Intelligent Automation Developers & Likeminded IA Technical Enthusiasts

Train - If you are an IA Developer, and/or likeminded IA technical enthusiast, then join us for the friendly competition of IA technical challenges structured as a game that will require you to complete a series of IA Developer technical projects and tasks. To win the “The IA Race”, you must finish all the projects in the allotted time to do so and per the guidelines set forth by our IA Developer Bot Board members – as well as present your final results to your game peers (during Part 4 of the game). There will be several “The IA Race” categories to strive to be the winner of and prizes will be awarded to all winners!

Additional information soon to come!

11:15 am - 11:45 am CLIENT CASE STUDY: An Accurate, Quantitative "Picture" of Your IA Strategies Utilizing Process Mining



11:45 am - 12:15 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: Top Six IA Mistakes and How to Get Out of the Weeds If Your Program Lands in a Problem Zone

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm Networking Lunch Break

IA WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT

Choose one (1) of the below five (5) tracks, mixing up your selection between all the track sessions.
You can’t be in two rooms at once, so bring a colleague and “Divide & Conquer” all there is to learn about this subject!

IA MATURITY LEVEL GUIDE:
Early Adoption = EA
Implementation & Evolving = IE
Mature & Scaling = MS
Various Stages = VS

WORKFORCE RECRUITMENT

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm How to Recruit Top IA Talent
IE | VS

TALENT DEVELOPMENT & CAREER PATHS

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm Upskilling Your Workforce & Developing Clear Career Paths
IE | VS

SENIOR MANAGEMENT REDESIGN?

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: Has IA Required Senior Leadership to Revamp Their Management Style
IE | VS

TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS LOUNGE

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: Ensuring Your IT Technical Teams Have the Skill Sets Required & How to Hold Onto Them
IE | VS

1:45 pm - 1:50 pm 5-Minute Transition Break

IA PAYBACKS & ROI

Choose one (1) of the below five (5) tracks, mixing up your selection between all the track sessions.
You can’t be in two rooms at once, so bring a colleague and “Divide & Conquer” all there is to learn about this subject!

IA MATURITY LEVEL GUIDE:
Early Adoption = EA
Implementation & Evolving = IE
Mature & Scaling = MS
Various Stages = VS


ROI & PAYBACK REALITY CHECK

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: Does the IA’s Promise of Reducing an Organization’s Hard & Soft Costs Actually Increase Its Profits?
IE | VS

ROI & PAYBACK EXPECTATIONS

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm Realistic IA Payback & ROI Expectations
IE | VS

SCALING ROI & PAYBACK

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm How to Scale Up an IA Program & Achieve Payback Sooner Vs. Later
MS | VS

TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS LOUNGE

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: IA Software That Might Not Prove to Have ROI Legs
MS | VS

2:20 pm - 2:25 pm 5-Minute Transition Break

THE FUTURE OF IA TECHNOLOGIES

Choose one (1) of the below five (5) tracks, mixing up your selection between all the track sessions.
You can’t be in two rooms at once, so bring a colleague and “Divide & Conquer” all there is to learn about this subject!

IA MATURITY LEVEL GUIDE:
Early Adoption = EA
Implementation & Evolving = IE
Mature & Scaling = MS
Various Stages = VS


BLING MY RPA

2:25 pm - 2:55 pm RPA Auxiliary Software Designed to Meet Industry & Functional Specific Challenges
EA | VS

RELATABLE & PRACTICAL IA TECHNOLOGY

2:25 pm - 2:55 pm ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: Living in the IA Trenches’ Observations & Predictions
IE | VS

IS IT TOO EARLY TO PLAN FOR THE IA FUTURE?

2:25 pm - 2:55 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: How Will Today’s Advanced IA Technologies Evolve & Is It Too Early To Go Into PoC Mode
IE | VS

TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS LOUNGE

2:25 pm - 2:55 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: Top 5 Future IA Technologies & How to Prepare for Them
MS | VS

2:55 pm - 3:30 pm Afternoon Networking Break


"THE IA RACE"

Please note, all “The IA Race” participates must bring their own laptops that will be utilized to perform the tasks at hand.
We apologize, but IQPC/SSON will not be providing laptops for the “The IA Race”.
If you would like to participate in the “The IA Race”, you must sign up upon registering for the overall event.

3:30 pm - 5:15 pm “IA RACE CHALLENGE” Part 4: For Intelligent Automation Developers & Likeminded IA Technical Enthusiasts

Train - Challenge results, presentations, and winners announced.

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: “All Hands On Deck” – Developing Long-Term IA Strategies

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: AI and Machine Learning to Harness Insightful Data & Provide Enhanced Business Intelligence

4:30 pm - 5:20 pm KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Establishing a Workforce Culture that Embraces Change Versus Fears It

5:20 pm - 5:20 pm Close of Main Conference Day Two