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How It Works

Through a mix of case-study presentations, interactive roundtable discussions, Q&A sessions and hands-on workshops you will gain a diverse and inspiring perspective. The multi stream format allows you to move freely between the conferences and choose the sessions of most interest and relevance. Create your program from the case studies and interactive round tables.

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IT Transformation
Target Group

Leaders and innovators in IT Transformation, IT Management, IT Strategies, Enterprise Architecture, EAM, Agile, DevOps, CI/CD, IT Security, and Cybersecurity.

Key Topics
  • Agile & DevOps
  • CI/CD
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • IT Security
  • IT Transformation
Artificial Intelligence & Analytics
Target Group

Leaders and innovators in Artificial Intelligence, Cloud Strategies, Data Management, Data Analytics, Augmented Analytics, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning.

Key Topics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Augmented Analytics
  • Cloud Strategies
  • Data Management
  • Machine & Deep Learning

Agenda

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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH

9:00

Introduction by manetch

9:15

How AI & RPA is Transforming Banking, Financial Services and Insurance

Utpal Chakraborty

Head of Artificial Intelligence
Yes Bank
India

This session is in English

10:00

No Speaker Yet

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10:45

Coffee Break with Networking

11:15

Keys to a Successful Agile Migration

Steve Burkholder

Group Lead IT Operations
Commerzbank
United States

This session is in English

Keys to a Successful Agile Migration

Steve Burkholder

Group Lead IT Operations
Commerzbank
United States

This session is in English

No Speaker Yet

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No Speaker Yet

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11:45

No Speaker Yet

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A holistic approach of data protection - Data Classification, Digital Right Management & Data Leakage Prevention

Mathieu Lahierre

Principal Application & Data Security - Cybersecurity, Technology Risk & Compliance
BHP
Singapore

This session is in English

A holistic approach of data protection - Data Classification, Digital Right Management & Data Leakage Prevention

Mathieu Lahierre

Principal Application & Data Security - Cybersecurity, Technology Risk & Compliance
BHP
Singapore

This session is in English

12:15

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

13:00

Lunch with Networking

14:30

Hackathons – Innovation in 24 hours

Dr. Lutz Kohl

Product Manager
Apinauten

This session is in English

Hackathons – Innovation in 24 hours

Dr. Lutz Kohl

Product Manager
Apinauten

This session is in English

Technologies & Challenges for Autonomous Driving

Florian Netter

Tech Lead Compute Hardware and AI Accelerator
Autonomous Intelligent Driving
Germany

This session is in English

Technologies & Challenges for Autonomous Driving

Florian Netter

Tech Lead Compute Hardware and AI Accelerator
Autonomous Intelligent Driving
Germany

This session is in English

15:00

Empower Your Developers by an Optimised Experience

Ulf Kvistborg

Head of Development Enablement
Maersk
Denmark

This session is in English

Empower Your Developers by an Optimised Experience

Ulf Kvistborg

Head of Development Enablement
Maersk
Denmark

This session is in English

Forecasting Customer Demand by Deep Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Ralph Grothmann

Principal Key Expert Consultant
Siemens
Germany

This session is in English

Forecasting Customer Demand by Deep Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Ralph Grothmann

Principal Key Expert Consultant
Siemens
Germany

This session is in English

15:30

Coffee Break with Networking

16:00

All Aboard the DevOps Train

Ard Westerik

Manager Software Development IT Commerce
Dutch Railways (NS)
The Netherlands

This session is in English

All Aboard the DevOps Train

Ard Westerik

Manager Software Development IT Commerce
Dutch Railways (NS)
The Netherlands

This session is in English

Smart Infrastructure through Predictive Analysis

Stijn van Balen

Head of RWS Datalab
Rijkswaterstaat, Ministry of Infrastructure
The Netherlands

This session is in English

Smart Infrastructure through Predictive Analysis

Stijn van Balen

Head of RWS Datalab
Rijkswaterstaat, Ministry of Infrastructure
The Netherlands

This session is in English

16:30

Identity and Access Management: Beyond Compliance

Stefan Bosnjakovic

Principal IAM&GRC Architect
DKB
Germany

This session is in English

Identity and Access Management: Beyond Compliance

Stefan Bosnjakovic

Principal IAM&GRC Architect
DKB
Germany

This session is in English

Analytics and IoT in a Regulated Manufacturing Environment

Amitabh Mishra

President and Chief Technology Officer
Emcure Pharmaceuticals
India

This session is in English

Analytics and IoT in a Regulated Manufacturing Environment

Amitabh Mishra

President and Chief Technology Officer
Emcure Pharmaceuticals
India

This session is in English

17:00

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

17:45

Summary of the First Day of the Conference

18:00

Evening Reception with Sparkling Wine, Snacks and Networking

Engage in Exciting Conversations. Strengthen your network after a day full of knowledge sharing, groundbreaking presentations, and interesting conversations. Join delegates and speakers in the relaxed atmosphere of the event venue.

This session is in English

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH

9:00

Introduction by manetch

9:15

Predictive IT Application Incident Management

Ramin Mobasseri

Artificial Intelligence Lead - Machine Learning / NLP
Wells Fargo
United States

This session is in English

10:00

Transition to an Open Source Platform

Axel Kotulla

Head of Department Enterprise Architecture Management
Allianz
Germany

This session is in English

10:45

Coffee Break with Networking

11:15

IT Transformation to Modern Management and Security Insights

Ansar Abdulla

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Al Ghurair Investment
United Arab Emirates

This session is in English

IT Transformation to Modern Management and Security Insights

Ansar Abdulla

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Al Ghurair Investment
United Arab Emirates

This session is in English

AI & ML Applications in Human Resources

Semih Kumluk

Lead Data Scientist & AI Coordinator
Turkcell
Turkey

This session is in English

AI & ML Applications in Human Resources

Semih Kumluk

Lead Data Scientist & AI Coordinator
Turkcell
Turkey

This session is in English

11:45

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

12:30

Lunch with Networking

14:00

Cyber Security: Don’t Be Afraid, Be Aware!

Alpaslan Binici

IT Security Project Director
Şekerbank
Turkey

This session is in English

14:30

How to Add Value by Effective Product Management

Jelena Laketić

Software Product Manager
UBS
Switzerland

This session is in English

15:00

The next big 5

Benjamin Eidam

CEO
benjamineidam.com
Germany

This session is in English

15:30

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics.

15:45

End of the Conference with Summary of all Streams and Networking

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Location

Metro station "Industriehof" (U6 and U7)
From Central Station:
At the main station, choose the underground line U4 to "Bockenheimer Warte" and change at the last stop "Bockenheimer Warte" into the U6 to Heerstraße or into the U7 to Hausen. The third station is "Industriehof". From there, cross the street and subway tracks to follow the Königsberger Straße until the second road where you take a left. The hotel is located on the left side.

From the airport:
The lines S8 and S9 run from the airport to the main train station. At the main station, choose the underground line U4 to "Bockenheimer Warte" and change at the last stop "Bockenheimer Warte" into the U6 to Heerstraße or into the U7 to Hausen. The third station is "Industriehof". From there, cross the street and subway tracks to follow the Königsberger Straße until the second road where you take a left. The hotel is located on the left side.

Parking: You can park your car in the hotel's own underground car parking or right in the hotel courtyard for a daily charge of €15,00. If the parking area from the Flemings Conference Hotel is full, we recommend as an alternative the parking area „Brentanobad“, Rödelheimer Parkweg, 60489 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Book your accommodation at the venue with the special event rate for a double room for single use for €125 per room/night incl. breakfast available with the event code WCIT19 until 29/08. More information: +49 69 5060400 or frankfurt.conference@flemings-hotels.com

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