iBPM Live - A Virtual Conference

The Largest Premier Gathering of iBPM Industry Leaders & Senior-Executives sharing key solutions to current & future challenges.

Agenda

The business environment is changing faster than at any time in history, and smart organizations know that their company’s competitive advantage today and in the future will come only by transforming their business from end to endfunction by function and process by process.

This event unlike any other event in the industry truly represents the rapidly evolving  landscape of iBPM in business transformation & operational excellence.

Carefully crafted, the agenda has been uniquely designed through primary telephone research, to deliver exceptional content, to drive the best attendees, and become the most engaging event in the industry.

Speakers

Just Some of Our Outstanding Speakers 

José Pires

José Pires

CEO, Global Excellence & Innovation, Innovation & Excellence

Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit & Industry Awards (BTOES18)

Wednesday 14th March 2018 | 20:30 - 21:15 pm

Biography

José Pires serves as the Global Excellence & Innovation (E&I) Leader for Andeavor Corporation, where he oversees the global identification, prioritization and execution of mission critical business improvements and innovations that add value to the company, business partners and external clients in multiple markets.

Prior to his current role, Pires held Excellence and Innovation leadership positions in large, global companies in the electronics (Sony), semiconductor (Cymer-ASML), food (Nestlé) and infrastructure (Black & Veatch) industries. Throughout his career, Pires developed and refined E&I as an award winning program for innovation, leadership development, strategy execution and value creation globally.

Pires is an advisory board leader and keynote speaker for several global conferences on innovation, operational excellence, leadership development, strategy execution, business transformation, customer engagement and growth acceleration.

He holds a Bachelor in Engineering Physics from the University of Kansas and a Master in Business Administration focused in Investment Banking and Entrepreneurship from the University of San Diego.

Michal Wierzchowski

Michal Wierzchowski

Sr. Director Operations Solutions, Jabil

Digital Transformation & Innovation World Summit

Thursday 16th December 2021 | 09:00 - 09:30 am

Biography

Leading company Materials Velocity effort by driving E2E process design of overall cyber ECO-System. Introducing Industry 4.0 to the enterprise allowing the teams to leverage and exploit a connected data/process flow.

Manage creation of future standards and architectural design of the E2E physical process and integrated architecture to lead enterprise digital transformation of our factory systems, processes, technology, and people. Responsibility of BPM implementation at the enterprise level to drive operational transformation.

Sandra Lechiaro

Sandra Lechiaro

Business Transformation Manager, MIT Lincoln Laboratory

Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Summit & Industry Awards (BTOES)

Wednesday 15th December 2021 | 16:00 - 16:30 pm

Biography

Sandra Lechiaro is a Business Transformation Manager, a key leadership role responsible for introducing enterprise transformation at MIT Lincoln Laboratory, with the recent creation of a Business Transformation Office.  In this new capability, Sandra is bringing leadership to strategic projects that have an enterprise impact, by improving efficiencies and effectiveness of people, process and technology, that close capability gaps, minimizing operational risk and empowering the Laboratory’s “business of research”.    

 

Sandra has spent most of her career at the Laboratory, in various key leadership roles in Business Operations and Contract Management, with her most recent role in Financial Operations focusing on business process improvement.   She co-leads an Enterprise Applications Governance Board which brings strategic prioritization to IT investments, and a roadmap for long-term initiatives.   With a deep understanding of the Laboratory’s unique culture, she is effective in building partnerships and cross-cutting teams across the organization to foster change management activities to minimize impacts and improve adoption. 

 

Sandra holds a Bachelor of Science in Food Marketing from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and her MBA with a concentration in Management of Information Sciences from Western New England University.   She also earned Certificate from MIT’s Leader to Leader program, and a Certificate in Government Contract Management and is a Six Sigma Green Belt.

Wesley M. Forte

Wesley M. Forte

Associate Director – Data and Technology..., Government of the District of Columbia

Biography

Dr. Keith Clinkscales

Dr. Keith Clinkscales

Director Strategic Planning & Performance Management, BOCC-Palm Beach County

Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Summit & Industry Awards (BTOES 2020)

Tuesday 17th November 2020 | 08:30 - 10:00 am

Biography

Dr. Keith A. Clinkscale is a recognized Lean Six Sigma Black Belt & Operational Excellence Executive known for establishing best-in-class strategic performance management programs. Keith Clinkscale demonstrates a combination of broad industry experiences, performance management acumen and a history of results-oriented management consulting to drive significant improvement and cost savings. As a seasoned Industry Executive and Management Consultant, Keith built a reputation of excellence in all areas of operations.

His skillset includes over 30 years of Executive Coaching, Training and Content Design, Process Improvement, Benchmarking, Total Quality Management, Balanced Scorecards, Business Process Re-engineering, Strategic Planning, and High Performance Teams. Keith’s experience and sensitivity to customer concerns has always enabled him to provide a high level of service, whether in industry or as a consultant. Keith has headed the Performance Management Office at Palm Tran. Keith’s team provided executive coaching, goal and target setting through benchmarking, established and reported balanced scorecards, developed department scorecards and held department directors accountable for addressing deficiencies. Dr. Clinkscale has been the champion of Performance Reporting, Management and Improvement at Palm Tran.

Keith has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Boston University and a PH.D in Strategic Leadership from Concordia College & University. He is now the Director of Strategic Planning and Performance Management for Palm Beach County and supervises all activities related to the long-term strategic plan of Palm Beach County as well as the strategic planning of over 30 county departments. Keith is responsible for assisting the Board of County Commissioners (BCC), Executive Team, Department Directors, and staff with the development of long-term goals, objectives, strategies, and actions.

Scott Whitmore

Scott Whitmore

Research Manager, System Architect - Precision Neurotherapeutics Program , Mayo Clinic

iBPM Live - A Virtual Conference

Thursday 3rd March 2022 | 11:00 - 11:45 am

Biography

Scott Whitmire is a senior enterprise architect with over 40 years of system architecture and development experience, including a number of major applications. He has designed and built large applications for several industries, including healthcare, research, aerospace, manufacturing, professional practice management, financial services, wholesale, retail, and telecommunications.

Mr. Whitmire serves on the Boards of Directors for the Association of Business Process Management Professionals International (ABPMP International) and Iasa Global, the association for IT architects. He is an industry thought leader on the practice of business architecture with expertise in troubleshooting and measurement, and has developed both full courses and multiple parts of multiple bodies of knowledge.

Mr. Whitmire is a Senior Member of the IEEE, an Iasa Fellow, and holds the CITA-P and CITA-D certifications. He has mentored many architects and engineers. He has published one book (so far), "Object Oriented Design Measurement," as well as numerous papers, articles, and presentations. He is a frequent speaker at business and IT architecture events. He has written extensively on business and IT architecture at https://scottwhitmire.wordpress.com.

Dr. Mathias Kirchmer

Dr. Mathias Kirchmer

Managing Director and Co-CEO, BPM-D

Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit & Industry Awards (BTOES18)

Wednesday 14th March 2018 | 13:15 - 13:45 pm

Biography

Dr. Kirchmer is an experienced practitioner and thought leader in the field of Digital Transformation and Business Process Management (BPM). He co-founded BPM-D, a consulting company focusing on digital process transformation, operational excellence and customer experience by leveraging the discipline of BPM. Before he was Managing Director and Global Lead of BPM at Accenture, and CEO of the Americas and Japan of IDS Scheer, known for its ARIS Process Software. 

Dr. Kirchmer has led numerous transformation and process improvement initiatives and has worked with hundreds of clients in technology, financial, health, consumer goods and manufacturing industries. He has published 11 books and over 150 articles. He is affiliated faculty at the University of Pennsylvania and  received a research and teaching fellowship from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. 

 

 

Shelli Brunswick

Shelli Brunswick

Chief Operating Officer, Space Foundation

Digital Transformation & Innovation World Summit

Thursday 16th December 2021 | 17:30 - 18:00 pm

Biography

Shelli Brunswick, COO of Space Foundation, brings a broad perspective and deep vision of the global space ecosystem — from a distinguished career as a space acquisition and program management leader and Congressional Liaison for the US Air Force — to her current role, including overseeing Center for Innovation and Education, Symposium 365 and Global Alliance. Advocating for space technology innovation, entrepreneurship, diversity and inclusion, Shelli collaborates with organizations around the world to connect government, commercial and educational sectors.

Shelli actively participates with Women in Aerospace Foundation, Women’s Global Gathering, United Nations Space4Women, WomenTech Network, World Business Angels Investment Forum, Tod'Aérs and Manufacturer’s Edge. Connect with Shelli on LinkedIn and Twitter and Space Foundation on LinkedInTwitterFacebook and Instagram.

Brett Li

Brett Li

VP of Product Marketing, Tonkean

iBPM Live - A Virtual Conference

Wednesday 2nd March 2022 | 09:00 - 09:45 am

Biography

 

Business-savvy, product-oriented technologist with extensive experience in B2B marketing, product, and sales. Highly motivated and passionate about bringing innovative products to market. Diverse expertise in product strategy, positioning, sales enablement, demo readiness, demand generation, content, analyst relations, and sales execution.

 

Krishna Seshagiri Rao

Krishna Seshagiri Rao

Senior Director Platform Engineering, Target Corp.

Digital Transformation & Innovation World Summit

Thursday 16th December 2021 | 16:00 - 16:30 pm

Biography

Krishna Prasad Seshagiri Rao is a senior director of platform engineering of Bengaluru-based Target in India, an extension of the U.S. retailer Target’s headquarters operations.

In this role, Krishna leads platform engineering, one of the pillars of the data sciences team. The team is responsible for managing Hadoop infrastructure, Teradata systems, the MicroStrategy reporting platform and in-house built platform products to support enterprise reporting, datac ollection, data search and A/B testing.

Under his leadership the platform engineering team completed the journey to modernize DataStore platforms that enabled the shift from traditional data warehouse platforms to open source data store platforms. The team also played a crucial role in conceiving and implementing productideas to eliminate dependency on expensive third party reporting, data collection and A/B testing tools.

Krishna joined Target 12 years ago and has worked in many leadership roles with expertise in the merchandise space planning and supply chain domains. He excels in managing complex and large enterprise Business Intelligence platforms and building high performing teams with a strong agile culture, focused on product and design thinking in a matrixed global organization.

Krishna received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from P.S.G. College of Technology, Tamil Nadu. He is also a certified software quality analyst and a sun certified Java developer. Krishna is married and lives in Bangalore with his wife and two children. When not at work, he enjoys long distance running and has completed seven full marathons including two world majors(Chicago 2016, New York 2017).

Peter Carr

Peter Carr

Lecturer, University of Waterloo

iBPM Live - A Virtual Conference

Wednesday 2nd March 2022 | 12:00 - 12:45 pm

Biography

Peter Carr supports organisations’ transformation for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. He is a lecturer in the Department of Management Sciences, in the Faculty of Engineering in Canada’s University of Waterloo, where he is focussed on implementation of innovation, entrepreneurship and digital transformation in established businesses.

Peter has a wide range of industrial experience, working with organisations in many sectors, both public and private. His PhD, from the UK’s Cranfield University, focused on the implementation of lean manufacturing. He has a Masters degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering and a Bachelors degree in Economics. Prior to joining the University of Waterloo, Peter led the world’s first online Executive MBA programme at Athabasca University in Alberta.

Peter lives in Toronto.

Dr. William Maples

Dr. William Maples

President and Chief Executive Officer , The Institute for Healthcare Excellence

iBPM Live - A Virtual Conference

Wednesday 2nd March 2022 | 11:00 - 11:45 am

Biography

William J. Maples, M.D. - Dr. Maples is the founder, president, and chief executive officer of the Institute for Healthcare Excellence, a national organization supporting care redesign and cultural transformation in delivery systems across the United States. 

Dr. Maples earned his undergraduate, Masters in Oncology, and medical degrees at the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He completed his residency and fellowship in Medical Oncology at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine. Dr. Maples practiced Medical Oncology for 25 years at Mayo Clinic and helped lead the Mayo Clinic quality, safety, and experience journey.

He then served as Senior Vice President and Chief Quality Officer at Mission Health in Asheville, North Carolina where he helped Mission Health navigate cultural transformation and become a leading healthcare organization recognized for its impeccable quality and safety. Dr. Maples more recently served as Chief Medical Officer of Professional Research Consultants, Inc. Dr. Maples is an Associate Professor Emeritus of Oncology at the Mayo College of Medicine and a Clinical Professor at Brooks College of Health at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville.

Jennifer Krippner

Jennifer Krippner

Chief Experience Officer , The Institute for Healthcare Excellence

iBPM Live - A Virtual Conference

Wednesday 2nd March 2022 | 11:00 - 11:45 am

Biography

Jennifer is a fierce advocate for connecting things, concepts and people, seen and unseen, that positively move the patient experience forward. Before joining The Institute for Healthcare Excellence in 2016,  her obsession with the voice of the patient and family helped several health systems in Minnesota achieve and sustain remarkable patient experience performance. Jennifer also worked to help organizations generate revenue, inspire engagement and drive positivechange.

Jennifer, often described as a social chemist, believes that kindness and thoughtfulness is a key ingredient for creating meaningful relationships while still being focused on generating growth and loyalty for the organization. Her ability to lead, inspire, manage and mentor employees, providers and community made her a perfect fit for Chief Experience Officer at the Institute for Healthcare Excellence.   While Jennifer takes great pride in her work, her true north remains her family, friends and relationships she develops. A graduate of the College of St. Benedict, she holds a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies/Communications.

Jakob Freund

Jakob Freund

Co-Founder and CEO, Camunda

Digital Transformation & Innovation World Summit

Thursday 16th December 2021 | 11:30 - 12:00 pm

Biography

Jakob is Co-Founder and CEO of Camunda – responsible for the company’s vision and strategy. He’s also the driving force behind Camunda’s global growth and takes responsibility for the company culture. As well as holding an MSc in Computer Science, he co-authored the book “Real-Life BPMN” and is a sought-after speaker at technology and industry events.

James Sinur

James Sinur

CEO, Flueresque

Digital Transformation & Innovation World Summit

Friday 17th December 2021 | 11:00 - 12:30 pm

Biography

My goal is to enable organizations to thrive in the digital age. This requires that organizations be successful at creating customer journeys, smart processes, and bots built for change.

Specialties: Event Management, Process Management, AI in Decision Optimization, Business Intelligence in Automation Efforts, and Scenarios in Policy Management.

I also try to entertain people with my art and music. I paint, create fractals and do digital art.
 

Cindy Shaw

Cindy Shaw

Director, Global Business Services, Global Surety , Liberty Mutual Global Surety

iBPM Live - A Virtual Conference

Tuesday 1st March 2022 | 11:00 - 11:45 am

Biography

With 29 years working for a Fortune 100 Global Financial Service Company, Cindy Shaw, has a passion for global operational excellence, strategic transformations, growth enablement and mentoring.

She leads two shared service teams within Global Risks division of Liberty Mutual Global Surety.

The Program Services Team (PMO) enables achievement of strategic objectives through consulting and facilitation; specializing in process design, program & project management and change management. They have rich experience in new country office start-ups and acquisition integrations.

The Global Service Center brings expert knowledge and service excellence for seamless surety bond placements around the world. They support underwriters and liaise with fronting company partners to enable Global Surety’s cross-border growth.

Cindy’s industry designations include: Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter, Chartered Insurance Operations Professional and Master in Change Management and Consulting.

Cindy has a deep drive for building culture, coaching high-performing teams, mentoring, and the advancement of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Torsten Gassan

Torsten Gassan

Senior Consultant - Project Business, Siemens

Digital Transformation & Innovation World Summit

Thursday 16th December 2021 | 14:00 - 14:30 pm

Biography

Torsten is Senior Consultant at Siemens Advanta, a new organization within the Siemens AG, delivering integrated solutions from consulting to design to implementation and supporting unique digital journeys end-to-end. He is passionate about risk and project management and drives the optimization and digitization of project business processes.

In recent years, Torsten was in lead of exemplary projects in various industries:

•Design and implementation of project and enterprise risk management processes and tool landscapes

•Comprehensive risk analysis for large and complex projects

•Development of project business tools and methodologies

•Conception of company-wide knowledge management for project business

•Development of business models for different solutions

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BTOES iBPM focuses on practical how to and what to. Case-studies provide you with need-to-know takeaways to accelerate your path of iBPM adoption to the next level. Learn how the most progressive organizations in this space are rethinking and adjusting the role of iBPM to prepare for the future, transform their businesses, and gain a competitive advantage.

With over 2000 attendees expected, this event is the largest gathering of senior-level executives across the entire iBPM ecosystem. 

With over 2000 attendees expected, this is not your typical virtual conference. Get ready to be immersed in a highly interactive educational experience, where you can deeply engage with the content and thought-leaders. 

You will hear cutting-edge content, practical advice and case studies with real-world solutions from thought leaders in iBPM;  sharing best practice, strategies and views on implementing iBPM into your business for maximum impact with minimum disruption!

You’re on the path to iBPM industrialization, but is it the right one? Whether you are new to iBPM, or at an advanced stage of maturity, BTOES: iBPM Live will not only help demystify and guide, but provide you with practical take-away’s you can implement in your business immediately, allowing you to access the experience and knowledge of others to help ensure your implementation is rapid, cost-effective and sustainable.

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iBPM is short for intelligent business process management. iBPM is essentially taking an already-great business process management tool and enriching it with additional intelligence, which includes features such as cloud computing, event processing, real-time decision-making, systems cross-linking, and so on.

In simple terms, if BPM helps businesses plan and automate their complex processes, intelligent BPM goes a good step beyond and builds a dynamic technology environment based on value-added knowledge work.

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