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OPEX WEEK 2019 Interactive Event Guide

OPEX WEEK 2019 Interactive Event Guide

The OPEX Week Business Transformation World Summit Interactive event guide will give you the full insight into the greatest Operational Excellence summit the world has ever seen. Celebrating it's 20th Anniversary, the biggest just got bigger!  

Take a look into what a record breaking 150+ speakers have in store for their sessions. A wide selection of practical Case Studies. How networking with 800+ attendees can inspire and progress your strategies. 

Download the event guide to see how OPEX Week can help you make a difference! 

Women in Leadership: Achieving the Next Level of Excellence for Female OPEX Leaders

Women in Leadership: Achieving the Next Level of Excellence for Female OPEX Leaders

For the first time OPEX Week will feature an inspirational session for women leaders in the operational excellence and business transformation world to discuss how they can assist with building business capabilities whilst accelerating their own leadership career!

In this interview we look at what makes an effective leader, the evolution of female leadership and participation in the operational excellence and how we can continue to move the OPEX community forward on this topic.

Erika Westbay, Director of Performance Improvement, The Nature Conservancy attended her first PEX Network event in 2007, nearly ten years on she has agreed to share her story.

The state of Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise

The state of Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise

In 2014, distinguished Oxford University philosopher, Nick Bostrom, released his book Super intelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies. It hypothesizes the potential impact on society if “machine brains” were to surpass that of a human, with the premise being that our destiny would be dependent on machine intelligence, and therefore out of our own hands.

There is, however, a long way to go before we’re at the peril of walking, talking robots in the enterprise – even if Boston Dynamics’ humanoid robot, Atlas, was caught running freely into the woods. Currently, RPA is more commonly used in the enterprise, and in this report we will explore how both AI and RPA are affecting companies.

Change Agent: The Emerging Role of the Chief Transformation Officer

Change Agent: The Emerging Role of the Chief Transformation Officer

The Chief Transformation Officer’s role is to ensure that your company is the one that not only survives the inevitable transformation, but also thrives after it. Only then can you experience transformation not as disruption, but as ongoing opportunity that leads to lasting success.

The Office of the Chief Transformation Officer will likely become the new version of a war and response center of governments and major multi-national corporations in the past. It will be represented by key individuals representing each of the sections of the organization and will hold a very large amount of power internally. In this exclusive PEX Network article, Wayne Spragge, Ph.D., Executive Director at Renaissance Factor Group & PEX Network Contributor explores the evolving role of the Chief Transformation Officer, their responsibilities and the skill sets they need to possess in the digital world.

RPA and AI: Fueling Future Business Operations

RPA and AI: Fueling Future Business Operations

The rise of Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence in today's business world is giving companies the tools to automate their functions and operations.

This may not be a new concept, but with automation becoming more intelligent and affordable, companies are increasingly considering new strategies to implement RPA to enhance their business operations.

But what are they considering and how does this fare against your digital strategy?

RPA: Change, Innovation & The Future

RPA: Change, Innovation & The Future

Robotics Process Automation is very fast paced, and it pays to keep up. In as little as 12 months, RPA solutions can transform business processes radically. The process automation industry is set to grow by as much as 60% before 2020, so businesses need to adapt now so they are not left behind by their competitors! We recently caught up with leading RPA experts to discuss how this exciting area of automation is changing, and what the future holds.

C-Suite Digital Strategy - A Survival Guide

C-Suite Digital Strategy - A Survival Guide

Today’s C-suites are at the forefront of unprecedented change as reinvented market places, disruptive technologies and business models have become key transformation drivers for boardroom decision-making. Chief operating officers, transformation and OPEX leaders now have the opportunity to embrace change and create a new standard in business and customer excellence. The million dollar question that many C-suites now grapple with is: “Is my business still relevant?

Download your complimentary survival guide now with exclusive insight from:

  • Raju Deshpande, SVP, Director of Operational Excellence, East West Bank
  • Ken Goldman, former CFO of Yahoo!
  • Renaud Fournier, Chief Business Transformation Officer, New York University
  • Yona Capobianco, Vice President, Business Process Excellence at BD
Business Architecture: What's all the fuss about?

Business Architecture: What's all the fuss about?

Business architecture (BA) is about taking a step back and understanding the vision of a business before looking at how this can be achieved through actionable change.

BA is not a new concept - it has been around for decades, so why is it that only now are we seeing a shift in focus towards it?

This article explores two expert opinions on this new focus in BA and how businesses can implement it to add true business value. Featuring exclusive insight from Michael Noonan, Director of Business Architecture, Capita; and Sudhakar Sundaresan, Director of Business Architecture, Comcast.

Operational Excellence is Changing - Can You Keep Up?

Operational Excellence is Changing - Can You Keep Up?

The redefinition of operational excellence is transforming the workplace. The world of operations, performance and transformation is expanding at an incredibly rapid pace and now has the mission of improving customer experience too. The question is, are you ready to take advantage of this new area for growth?

Download this infographic to discover what makes a winning business in the current business landscape and what elements you should be focusing on in this new era.