IT Days "The technology agenda: from hype to reality"

This event will discuss the current technology trends that will change the strategic roadmap of companies at a short and mid-term, as well as how to concretely adopt relevant solutions to face this challenge. Topics will include:

• Artificial Intelligence: growing reality & design principles • Identifying the current state of advanced technologies • Using the new upcoming technologies, deliver at scale… and fast • Innovation and agility with PACE methodology, bringing relevant solutions to the market faster



8:30am – Doors opening & Breakfast

9:00am – Welcome Words

9:10am – The Unleashed Technology Acceleration by Vincent Gauché, Director, PwC Luxembourg

9:30am – Artificial Intelligence : growing reality & design principles by Candi Carrera, Country Manager, Microsoft Luxembourg

9:50am Round table – Identifying the current state of advanced technologies

  • Patrice Witz, Technology & Digital Partner, PwC Luxembourg (moderator)

  • Christian Kettmann, CIO, CFL

  • Jean-Marc Verdure, CIO, Enovos International

  • Daniel Matthieu, IT Director, Ferrero

  • Ludwig Balmer, Head of IT, Administration du Personnel de l’Etat

10:20am – One Minute to Convince

10:30am – Coffee Break

11:00am – 1st & 2nd workshops session

12:10am – Networking Lunch

Lunch Break

PM - The Technology Agenda: from hype to reality

1:45pm – Agile@Scale : An entreprise Transformation by Hedi Sghaier, CIO, Société Générale Bank & Trust Luxembourg

2:05pm – The mechanics behind the innovative user experience by Frank Roessig, Head Digital Solutions for Finance, Telindus

2:25pm – One Minute to Convince

2:30pm – 3rd & 4th workshops sessions

3:50pm – PACE, bringing relevant solutions to the market faster by Régis Salaris, Innovation Driver / PACE Coach, ING Luxembourg

4:10pm – Round table – Using the new upcoming technologies, Deliver at scale … and fast

  • Edith Magyarics, CEO, Victor Buck Services

  • Genna Elvin, Co-founder, Tadaweb

  • Erik Jacquemart, Head of Innovation, ING Luxembourg

  • Hedi Sghaier, CIO, Société Générale Bank & Trust Luxembourg

4:35pm – Closing Words by Vinciane Istace, Communications and PR Leader, PwC

4:45pm – Networking Cocktail 

Workshop’s sessions will include presentation from :

  - OKTOPUS Consulting: « Universal Enterprise Data Access : how Bank of the West, Intel and Asurion increased their agility, time-to-market and cost savings with Data Virtualization powered by Denodo. »

  - Check Point: « Stepping up to GEN V of cyber security » & « Yes, You can get burned when it’s cloudy »

  - System Solutions

  - PwC France: PwC Experience Center – « Deploying an agile operating model in your organization »