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8.30 – 9.00

Registration and breakfast

9.00 – 9.05

Welcome and opening remarks
Graeme Burton, Group News Editor, Computing, V3 & The Inquirer

9.05 – 9.20

Computing research
Peter Gothard, Technology Analyst, Incisive Media

9.20 – 9.50

Keynote: The Art of the Possible: The Digital Mailroom
Barry Meaden, Head of Scanning Solutions, Pitney Bowes

Learn how you can improve experience, enable efficiency and ensure compliance with automation in the digital mailroom. This presentation will look at the compelling future of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) of inbound documentation.

9.50 – 10.15

Intelligent Automation: Driving the mailroom digital transformation
Chris Huff, Chief Strategy Officer, Kofax

Industrial Revolution 4.0 is upon us. The way we do work is evolving and automation is leading the change. Recently, RPA has become one of the more popular automation solutions. This session will focus on the next wave of RPA called Intelligent Automation (IA). IA builds upon RPA by adding complimentary automation services such as intelligent-OCR, mobile capture, machine learning and advanced analytics to drive scale and enterprise value.

10.15 – 10.40

Morning break and networking

10.40 – 11.05

Demo: Intelligent Automation at work
Chris Huff, Chief Strategy Officer, Kofax

Kofax will provide an interactive and live demo of Intelligent Automation (IA) at work. This session will show how Kofax IA digitises and automates critical operations resulting in significant efficiencies in record time-to-value.

11.05 – 11.30

End-user case study: Automation in action
Steven Armstrong, Principal Automation Engineer, Just Eat

 

  •           How do you begin your journey to RPA and what’s a priority?
  •           Driving true digital transformation in the enterprise
  •           Is automation really as cost efficient as it appears and what are the drawbacks?

 

11.30 – 12.10 
Panel discussion: Effectively automating the enterprise
Barry Meaden, Head of Scanning Solutions, Pitney Bowes
Tony McKenna, Director of IT, Gowling WLG
Jana Novohradska, Digital Transformation Architect, Mizuho Bank
Rob Shooter, Head of the Technology Law Group, Fieldfisher
Moderator: Graeme Burton, Group News Editor, Computing, V3 & The Inquirer

 

  •        What processes are you automating already and what are you looking at automating in the future?
  •         Have you saved money through the implementation of RPA and do you foresee a rapid increase in companies utilising the technology?
  •         What are the cultural implications of automation and how do you deal with this?

 

12.10 – 12.15
Closing remarks
Graeme Burton, Group News Editor, Computing, V3 & The Inquirer

12.15 – 13.15

Lunch break and networking