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Change Agents Creating Greater Diversity in AI — June 12 | Event

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FDM Group and BCSWomen are hosting this evening event that will address the responsibilities employers have to ensure teams and technologies reflect the society in which we live. Join to hear about the impact that the AI diversity crisis is having on the sector and hear from influential leaders to find out how to enhance diversity across tech teams.

Sarah Burnett, Executive Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group, will serve as one of the distinguished panelists.

When

17:30 – 19:30 BST, Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Where

London

Speaker

Sarah Burnett, Executive Vice President and Distinguished Analyst

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Digital Leadership Forum — April 9 | Event

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Research EVP and distinguished analyst Sarah Burnett will be a key speaker at the Digital Leadership Forum held on April 9 in London and hosted by Baker McKenzie. Sarah will discuss the strategic benefits and ROI potential of RPA deployment.

About the Event

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is a development in business automation which promises to deliver dramatically high returns on investment within short time frames.

Attend this session to

  • Learn how RPA is different from other IT solutions
  • Discover how to gain real strategic benefits from RPA
  • Find out how to gain significant financial benefits from RPA
  • Learn how RPA can free up staff to focus on meaningful customer interaction

When

April 9, 2019

Where

Baker McKenzie HQ
100 New Bridge St
London EC4V 6JA

Speaker

Sarah Burnett, Executive Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group

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UiPath Forward EMEA — October 30 | Event

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Research EVP and distinguished analyst Sarah Burnett will be a key speaker at the 2018 UiPath Forward EMEA event held on October 30 in London. Sarah will discuss the latest trends in automation and introduce an exciting new RPA resource from Everest Group.

About the Event

The era of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) has arrived, and it’s accelerating the pace of digital transformation in every aspect of your business. From Finance, HR and Legal to Customer Service and Contact Centres, RPA is creating a digital workforce that helps businesses scale quickly and achieve rapid results. To thrive, you need to accelerate your RPA journey, accelerate AI implementation, accelerate customer experience and accelerate your business outcomes.

No matter where you are on your RPA journey, you will not want to miss this event.

When

October 30, 2018

Where

Royal Lancaster London
Lancaster Terrace
London

Speaker

Sarah Burnett, Executive Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group

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Set Your New Year’s Resolutions for Successful Automation Program in 2019 | Webinar

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Thursday, October 25, 2018 | 2 p.m. EST | Hosted by IBM with featured speaker, Sarah Burnett, EVP and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group

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Automation is on every enterprise’s agenda but many are struggling to make their vision a reality. Others are challenged keeping that vision up to date in a rapidly changing technological landscape. Sound familiar? Join this webinar to find out how to avoid an automation horror story and get a jump start on your 2019 New Year’s Resolutions for an accelerated automation journey.

Two leading automation experts have teamed up: Elli Hurst from IBM Automation’s Global Services team and Everest Group’s Sarah Burnett, a leading automation technology analyst, will discuss the challenges facing clients who are seeking enterprise-wide, intelligent automation, and provide some practical guidance on tackling those challenges.

Guest Speaker

Sarah Burnett, EVP and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group

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Infosys Confluence — October 23-24 | Event

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Research EVP and distinguished analyst Sarah Burnett will chair a panel at the 2018 Infosys EMEA Confluence held on October 23-24 in Rome, Italy. The panel will focus the impact of digital transformation on business process management and customer experience.

Digital transformation with deep domain, process and the latest technology, can create robust and innovative solutions to provide the ultimate customer experience. How can the next generation BPM get amplified in this new era of digital revolution? You’ll hear perspectives from some of the very best in the business.

About the Event

Confluence is all about helping enterprises navigate from where they are to where they aspire to be. The digital revolution, cascading across every industry, is redefining our expectations as consumers, and enabling disruptive market offerings. And by extension, traditional business models are giving way to digital business models. Enterprises need new and intelligent systems to be built with next-generation technologies. And they need the right talent, the right partner to help them through that journey.

When

October 24, 2018

Where

Rome Cavalieri
Rome, Italy

Chairperson

Sarah Burnett, Executive Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group

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ABBYY Technology Summit — October 10-12 | Event

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Research EVP and distinguished analyst Sarah Burnett will be a keynote speaker at the 2018 ABBYY Technology Summit held on October 10-12 in Las Vegas. Sarah’s keynote on October 11 will be titled, “Smarter Robots with Content Intelligence.”

About the Keynote Presentation

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) robots are increasingly becoming more intelligent. They are gaining skills to apply to a variety of tasks including problem solving, vision and content intelligence. In this presentation, Sarah Burnett will examine the rise of robots with skills, and how the next stage of evolution of intelligent automation is taking shape in the area of content intelligence and processing.

About the Event

Join us this October for ABBYY’s 6th Annual Technology Summit at the Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas. You will take a deep dive into the impact RPA is having on intelligent capture, discussions about the market opportunities around content intelligence, and industry shifts related to intelligent capture as a market and solution which differentiates capabilities impacting BPM, ECM, RPA and ERP markets.

When

October 10-12, 2018

Where

The Cosmopolitan Hotel of Las Vegas
Las Vegas, Nevada

Speaker

Sarah Burnett, Executive Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group

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Artificial Intelligence without the Hype: The Real Role of AI in Business Today | In the News

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Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been the stuff of science fiction for decades and more recently has become a rampant buzzword in business media headlines. But CIOs need to know if there are realities amid the hype. Is AI actually delivering value and not just Proofs of Concept? In other words, are the business bona fides showing up yet?

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Also available online at Applications Europe Magazine

Sarah Burnett, Service Optimization Technology and RPA Expert, Promoted to Executive VP of Everest Group | Press Release

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SOT business doubles under Burnett’s leadership, delivering strategies for deployment of disruptive technologies such as RPA, analytics, AI in the global services industry

Sarah Burnett—who has been named one of 50 most influential women in UK IT by Computer Weekly in 2016, 2017 and 2018; was shortlisted for AI-leader of the year by Information Age in 2018; and was deemed an outsourcing A-lister by the Global Sourcing Association in 2016/2017—has been elevated to the position of executive vice president and distinguished analyst at Everest Group, the global sourcing research and advisory firm where she has served as vice president for the past 4 years.

Burnett, a well-known industry analyst and market influencer, now leads the firm’s Service Optimization Technologies (SOT) research program globally. As part of this role, she researches and advises clients on automation technologies, such as Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Artificial Intelligence (AI), and global service providers’ capabilities in the field. Based in London, she also serves European clients across Everest Group’s research areas.

In the past six months alone, Everest Group’s team of analysts devoted to the SOT practice has doubled and has presented their expertise and findings at more than 20 events around the world. In addition, the team has published a dozen reports including technology assessments, best practice guides, and market analyses, such as the recently released RPA Technology Vendor Landscape with Products PEAK Matrix™ Assessment 2018. Coverage of these disruptive technologies and related technologies will continue to expand as more team members join in the coming months.

“Everest Group is extremely fortunate to have Sarah Burnett at the helm of one of our fastest growing research and advisory areas,” said Eric Simonson, managing partner at Everest Group. “Her expertise in automation is recognized and valued around the globe, and under her leadership, our firm has established a preeminent reputation in the field based on the quality of our research, the impact of our thought leadership, and the caliber of clients we serve.”

IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit 2018 — August 13-15 | Event

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Research EVP and distinguished analyst Sarah Burnett will be a key speaker at the IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit held on August 13-15 in Southhampton. During her August 14 session, Sarah will unpack findings from industry-leading research into the capabilities of RPA and AI for enterprises, as well as how they can be combined for advanced automation of business processes.

Sarah’s presentation will highlight:

  • The capabilities of the two different types of technologies and how they differ in what they can offer
  • Evolution of RPA technology and its development into enterprise-grade software
  • How AI technologies are helping extend the scope of RPA, making it easier to apply, use and maintain
  • How the two combine to help enterprises automate more business processes
  • What the office of the future will look like with a mixed workforce of people, AI and robots
  • What the future holds in terms of technology and market development for real life applications of business process automation

About the event

The 2018 IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit (ILS) mission is to empower women to choose their own career path and facilitate the recruitment and retention of women in technical disciplines. Our summit is dedicated to promote women in Engineering, Science and Technology and inspire girls around the world to achieve rewarding careers in engineering.

When

August 13-15, 2018

Where

University of Southampton
Southampton SO17 1BJ

Speaker

Sarah Burnett, Research EVP and Distinguished Analyst, Everest Group

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Symphony Robotic Operations Centre Launch — June 27-28 | Event

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Research VP and RPA expert Sarah Burnett will be a key speaker at Symphony’s Robotic Operations Centre Launch in Krakow, Poland held on June 27-28.

Sarah’s presentation, Are “Colleagues” Electric?, will distill volumes of unique and detailed, industry-leading research on the rise of robots in enterprises. She will discuss the state of the automation market and its phenomenal growth, technology trends, how leading enterprises are taking advantage of the technology to get ahead of competition, and what the future holds for the industry.

Join Everest Group at this event for a round of discussions and presentations on the state of the automation market.

When

June 27-28, 2018

Where

Krakow, Poland

Speaker

Sarah Burnett, Research VP, Everest Group

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