Future of Work: Business and Society

When:  Mar 3, 2021 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (ET)

In today’s world, innovation, collaboration and culture are critical to solving business challenges that we could have never before imagined.  In times of uncertainty, the organizations that can anticipate the future and rethink traditional ways of working will thrive. 

Join us to learn how businesses and societies alike are re-envisioning work by embedding technology to address key challenges. We’ll highlight the ways organizations are forecasting in a time of uncertainty, automating key processes to allow teams to focus on higher value work, and securing data that protects your business’ valuable insights. 

You’ll hear directly from Stephanie Mehta, Editor in Chief of Fast Company, on the macro trends happening in the business world today, and then dive deep with client speaker breakout sessions on how organizations are gaining a competitive edge in a disruptive world by leveraging new, emerging hybrid cloud technologies at scale. 



11:00am-11:10 AM EST: Opening Remarks from Ritika Gunnar, VP IBM Expert Labs and Miles Hillier, NatWest Group

11:10am-11:20 AM EST: Keynote with Stephanie Mehta,        Editor-in-Chief of Fast Company 

11:20 – 11:40 AM EST: Choose ONE 20-minute breakout panel discussion based on your interests:

  • Predict - Forecasting, planning, governance with Rikke Jacobsen (CogniTech) and David Marmer (IBM)
  • Automate - Customer service & IT ops with Aaron Judy (Maricopa County), Cristy Russell (TD Ameritrade), and Jessica Rockwood (IBM)
  • Secure – Data security and management

11:40 AM EST: Closing Remarks