Preliminary Agenda – please note this schedule is subject to change.
DAY 2 | Wednesday 12th April
08:30 – 09:00
REGISTRATION & WELCOME
Gran Cru Foyer
Collect your name badge, meet fellow delegates and catch up with Roboyans before the keynote speeches begin.
09:00 – 09:15
Grand Cru Ballroom
CEO Americas | Roboyo
With deep experience delivering digitally enabled process transformation for multinational organizations, Derk is adept at leading organizational change and leveraging Roboyo’s emerging technologies. Delivering more effective ways of working, unlocking investment capacity, and driving Next Level continuous improvement across front, middle, and back-office operations.
09:15 – 10:00
KEYNOTE From project to program: Unlocking automation at scale
Digital Officer & Enterprise Architect | Scania
Jesper Blomster is a highly experienced professional in the field of business automation and RPA. He is dedicated to driving change through data-driven solutions on a global scale and is known for his multifaceted generalist skills. He approaches change management through a try-repeat-learn-grow mindset, continuously experimenting, refining, and learning to drive effective solutions. With his passion for driving change and commitment to growth, Jesper is dedicated to make a meaningful impact in the industry.
10:00 – 10:45
KEYNOTE The journey to unlease the power of automation at scale
AVP Intelligent Automation & Shared Services | Cox Enterprises
Montério Woodson is AVP, Intelligent Automation at Cox Enterprises, a leading communications company. Montério held leadership roles at Humana, Time-Warner and Deloitte before joining Cox Communications in 2008.In 2021, Montério transitioned to Cox Enterprises, leading the Intelligent Automation organization to evangelize and innovate IA capabilities across the Cox companies.
10:45 – 11:00
Grand Cru Foyer/Terrace
11:00 – 11:45
KEYNOTE Keys to future-proof the modern enterprise
Chief Information Officer | White Castle
11:45 – 12:30
KEYNOTE How is Automation paving the road to a digitized government
Former Chief Finance Officer | GSA
Gerard Badorrek is former Chief Financial Officer and the Performance Improvement Officer of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). A transformation expert, Gerard has 25 years of experience with technology and service companies in the private sector and held COO and CFO roles before coming to GSA. He also served as the executive sponsor and chair of the federal RPA Community of Practice and was the governmentwide leader for the cross-agency priority goal of shifting from low- to high-value work through automation, process optimization, and burden reduction. He received the 2021 Presidential Rank Award for Meritorious Service and was named a FED 100 technology leader.
Advisory Board Member | Roboyo
Jim Walker works across all levels of government to help show the tremendous value that automation brings to government agencies and educational institutions. Prior to Roboyo, Jim served as CTO and Evangelist for Public Sector at UiPath preceded by 32 years of leadership experience in government (NASA, MDA, DISA, and as an Army Major), where he led NASA’s “first in government” deployment of “Washington bot” and lead the technical team in the design, and development of the Bureau of Fiscal Services first bots at Treasury.
He also serves as a founding board member for the RPA Initiative at the George Mason University – Schar School of Policy and Government as well as a board member with the Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC).
12:30 – 14:00
14:00 – 14:45
INTERACTIVE BREAKOUTS :
Strengthening automation impact with continuous process optimization through Lean/Six Sigma
Grand Cru Ballroom A
Business Process Consultant Compliance at McKesson
Robotic Process Automation Senior Manager at Southwest Airlines
Applied Technology & Research Lab Manager at Toyota North America
Senior Hyperautomation Managerat Roboyo
Materializing identified value in process mining
Grand Cru Ballroom B
Lead Solutions Engineerat Celonis
Digital Lab Manager& RPA lead at AmerCareRoyal
Senior IT Managerat Autodesk
Consulting Managerat Roboyo
Best practices for automation maintenance and support
Business Automation & Service Manager at ONE Gas
Enterprise Automation Director at City National Bank of Florida
Head of Global Managed Services at Roboyo
14:45 – 15:30
Process discovery best practices to build an evergreen cross-functional automation pipeline
Director of Automation COE at PetSmart
Head of Financial Operations at Snap Inc.
Senior Consultantat Roboyo
Navigating the different paths to building a successful Citizen Development program
VP of Supply Chainat Puma
Digital Automation Center Leader at Altria
Global Intelligent Automation Leader at WESCO Distribution
Automation Consultantat Roboyo
15:30 – 16:00
COFFEE AND CLOSING REMARKS
Co-Founder and CEO | Roboyo
Nicolas Hess is CEO and Co-Founder of Roboyo. After studying in Passau, Dublin and Barcelona, where he graduated with a Master’s degree in International Management, Nicolas worked for several years at consulting firm Deloitte before co-founding Roboyo in 2015.
Now with locations in 18 cities, across 12 countries and 3 continents, Nicolas has enabled Roboyo’s exponential growth into the world’s largest hyperautomation professional services company with a client list including many of the Fortune 500 and 22 of Germany’s DAX 40 companies.