AI / RPA Benefits and Challenges

AI / RPA Benefits & Challenges Panel Discussion

Join your CIO and CTO peers for an exclusive event where you will learn about AI / RPA – An exciting technology that is automating manual processes across industries and functional departments. Learn what AI / RPA is / is not, how to leverage it and how it fits into your intelligent automation strategy, its benefits, potential use cases and pitfalls.

The program will be presented in two parts: Rajiv Narula Director Advisory Services at PwC Consulting will give an overview of RPA, what pitfalls to watch for and share the results of a recently published PwC survey. Followed by a panel discussion of local IT Executives who are at different stages of implementing RPA within their organizations.

Panel Participants:

  • Douglas Olson – Managing Director of Product Development and Applied Research at Aon Corporation

  • Heidi Poppe – Assistant Vice President at Western National Insurance

  • Curt Langeberg – IS Account Manager In Charge of RPA at Federated Insurance

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General Meeting Format

The SIM Minnesota Chapter events are held in the afternoons beginning at 4:00pm at the Minnesota Valley Country Club in Bloomington, MN. Each meeting features a professional speaker, panel, or expert(s) discussing topics recommended by membership. A social hour at 6:00pm follows the program presentation with hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.

About our speaker: Rajiv Narula is a director in PwC's Advisory with a focus on operational process re-engineering and automation. Rajiv Narula has over 20 years of industry experience providing strategic technology and operational consulting, process automation, and application development services to Financial Services firms. In addition to strong knowledge of automation technologies and payment domain, his areas of expertise include operating model development, Robotics, Technology governance, IT SDLC and operations, M&A due-diligence and integration, PIC and other regulatory requirements and controls and global program management.