Event details

Date: Tuesday March 20
Time: 15:00 - 19:30
Location: IBM Client Center
Address: Avenue du Bourget/Bourgetlaan 42 - 1130 Brussels

This event is for those seeking inspiration and education, reinvention and innovation. Discover what’s possible with the latest technologies. Learn more about AI, the Cloud, Data and Security.

Experience first-hand how companies are innovating and putting new technologies to work:

During this session you will hear local cases on the impact of these new technologies on business, society and individuals – stories that are only possible when humans think about how to put technologies to work smartly.

These stories will be enhanced by a special address from IBM’s CEO, Ginni Rometty, live from Think in Las Vegas.

Time Session
15.00 – 15.30 Walk in
15.30 – 15.45 Welcome by host
15.45 – 16.15 IBM Technology vision
16.15 - 16.30 Break
16.30 – 17.15 Address from Ginni Rometty live from Las Vegas
17.15 – 18.15 Panel discussion (see details below)
18.15 - 19.30 Networking reception

Details of local cases

Zoe Mesman : Brussels Airport - Robotics
The airport staff are not the only ones ready to welcome all the passengers – BRUce Pepper a robot that can help passengers find their way around the airport as started to assist them from the summer of 2017.

Kristien Verreydt: International Diabetes Federation Europe - AI
As a patient you expect that you are understood and receive all right info on how to access specific care. Sounds easier then it is. IDF Europe reads and interprets scientific literature using contextual natural language to determine barriers.

Sogeti: create an epic customer experience with intelligence chatbots
Customers expect to be supported 24/7, in the best way and by one "person" where ever they are or what ever the question is about. Quite challenging, but with the new generation of chatbots customer experience can be approved a lot.

Artsen zonder grenzen/Médecins sans frontières - Efficient Fundraising - with Predictive Analytics
Technology is helping the organization to better predict the outcome of and optimize their fundraising activities in seven European countries.


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