Day 1 - 20 April 2021

10:00AM

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Presentation: Finding the Balance – Bridging the Gap Between Legacy and Future Thinking Strategies

In this session we will:

○ Discuss strategies for encouraging and enabling digital transformation within the traditional industries.  

○ Explore the lessons that can be learned from businesses that were ‘born digital’  

Recognise and combat outdated ideas that harm your digital process and strategies.  

○ Explore how digital technologies increase business optimisation 

10:30AM

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Panel Discussion: Enabling Your Organisation’s Digital Transformation Journey

This session will cover:

○ Building a cohesive business strategy for digital transformation – Who are the key stake holders involved and do you need dedicated C-Level representation and department, or is this every employees responsibility? 

○ Defining strategies for working with multiple stakeholders and combatting internal resistance to change  How might this differ depending upon business size, industry and culture? 

How can value and ROI for digital investment be quantified? And what specific KPIs can you put in place when working across many lines of business, teams and projects? 

11:15AM

(GMT)

Presentation: Understanding Risk and Security – Why Cybersecurity Needs to Be a Priority in Your Digital Transformation Journey

With the recent exploitation of cybersecurity weaknesses by hackers during the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become even more evident how important a robust cyber security approach is to organisations 

In this session we discuss: 

○ Strategies for shoring up your networks and upgrade your cyber security strategies and expand them home networks and mobile work-from-home devices.  

Combining cybersecurity, business continuity and enterprise resilience to transform your business. 

○ Discussing what part AI and ML can play in protecting your assets from harm. 

 

11:45AM

(GMT)

Panel Discussion: Digital Leadership in a Modern Age – The Importance of a Human Centric Digital Strategy

This presentation will take a look at:

○ Crisis Response – Discussing digital transformation during the time of COVID-19. How has this reshaped your strategy and what new opportunities has this presented for your business?  

○ Is Digital Transformation being rushed due to the pressures of COVID-19? 

○ Discussing the importance of people and change management for ensuring success – Continuous dialogue as a marker for success. 

Fresh ways of working – Discussing the introduction of new workplace technologies to enable the digital workforce. What tools, technologies and solutions work best? 

Discussing the importance of company culture and why this is matters more now than ever before. 

12:30PM

(GMT)

Presentation: BulletProof – Future-proofing your Digital Strategy

This presentation will cover:

○ A consideration of emerging technologies and its impact on organisations – What are the new opportunities presented?  

○ How companies need to adjust with new and novel approaches to match the ever-evolving digital landscape.  

○ Preparing your digital strategy for expected challenges.  

○ Future vendor markets that will help your company rise to the next level.   

○ What does Digital Transformation mean for the future of business? 

01:00PM

(GMT)

End of Day 1

End of day 1

Click below to view the virtual agendas for Day 2, 3 & 4 of the Digital Transformation Week.

Day 2, 21st April 2021 –Digital Transformation for UX & CX

Day 3, 22nd April 2021 –Digital Transformation Enablers

Day 4, 23rd April 2021 – Blockchain for Enabling Digital Transformation