Innovation Labs from the Ground Up
Whether you call it an innovation lab, team, studio, space or center, every company needs a group of people responsible for promoting digital transformation. They help craft digital transformation from within so that your company remains competitive in the digital arms race. Rich is a world-class expert in running these teams. He has literally written the book on the conditions that allow labs to meet and surpass expectations. Packed with real world examples and tailored for an executive audience, the keynote cuts through the hype to detail how to optimize your innovation program.
Future-proofing Finance with Artificial Intelligence
AI is the pivotal technology of our time and its impact will be felt in every part of an up-to-date financial institution. While the technology is ready to go, there is a “crisis of imagination” among managers who haven’t clearly grasped what AI can and cannot do. Rich explains how to harness this new technology effectively and provides examples of what AI is doing for your competitors. He covers the risks of inaction and the opportunities for those that master AI. This presentation is designed for senior managers as a toolkit for putting AI to work today with a view toward an AI driven future.
The emerging chatbot economy is changing our “app” -centric world. The future is here with AI driven chatbots that allow us to drive client interactions. Buying stocks on Alexa? Working out a compliance issue? A chatbot application exists to answer any type of question. Rich outlines the basics of chatbot design and construction, then shows how chatbots flip the UX paradigm on its head. Live examples pulled directly from trendsetting bots show how the possible becomes real. This masterclass, designed for a longer format learning session, covers the critical technology and design features that every executive needs to know as their company deploys these incredible digital tools.
China’s Financial Technology
What They’re Doing and Why
China is the home of the world’s hottest fintech. Learn why this field is flourishing in China and what it’s doing to change everything from payments to insurance and asset management. Want a crystal ball on where Western markets will be in 10 years? Look at China today. Rich describes the unique conditions that allowed fintech to flourish and why so many financial institutions are flocking to China not just for inspiration but for coders and developers to build the future. This C-level keynote shows why fintech in China is a billion dollar industry that is expanding westward and explains the risks and opportunities.
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…to deliver keynote speeches and presentation on Innovation lab development, AI, blockchain, analytics, and other trends.