Automation, Analytics and AI: Opening the Door for Atlantic Canada
It’s a digital world. Automation, analytics, and artificial intelligence are already here and their reach is expanding. This global reality offers huge opportunities for Atlantic Canada. The trick is to embrace technology to minimize risk and maximize return so the region is not left behind.
Businesses can increase productivity and build profitability, but they may need to adapt everything from recruitment and training to long-term strategy and infrastructure planning. All Atlantic Canadian businesses, large or small, need to know the best way to scale-up in this new reality.
Join us for a door-opening dialogue with business leaders, covering:
This will be an important session for you and the strategic planners on your team.
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Early-bird rates extended until October 12th for tables & individual registrations!
Confirmed speakers include:
St. John's, NL
Derek du Preez, Director Digital Transformation, North Atlantic, Vale Canada (keynote)
Gisle Stjern, VP Digital, Equinor (keynote)
Janne Oddaker, Digital Director, TechnipFMC
Warren Giesbrecht, Director of IT, Cooke Aquaculture
Jeff MacLean, President, Michelin North America (keynote)
Robert Orr, CEO and Managing Partner, Cuna del Mar LP
Sandra McKenzie, Management Consultant; Strategy Advisor, Port of Halifax
Stephane Turbide, General Manager - Halifax Operations, Pratt and Whitney Canada
Saint John, NB
Faisal Kazi, President and CEO, Siemens Canada Limited (keynote)
Jason Killam, Chief Forester, J.D. Irving, Limited
Venky Kulkarni,Senior VP - Business Operations, Technology & Digital Innovation, Medavie Blue Cross
Steve Maynard, Partner, Data & Analytics Leader, EY
Bryana Ganong, President & CEO, Ganong
The conference website will be updated regularly with additional speakers and program details. Breakfast and networking available from 7:45 am. Program runs from 8:30 am - noon, and includes APEC's economic outlook and forecast for 2019.
Monday, November 5, 2018 – St. John's, NL (Delta St. John's)
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - Halifax, NS (Pier 21)
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - Charlottetown, PE (Delta Prince Edward/PEI Convention Centre)
Friday, November 9, 2018 – Saint John, NB (Hilton Saint John/Saint John Trade and Convention Centre)