Intelligent Automation Week New Orleans Conference

New Orleans, LA, United States

Lead the Pack, Beat the Competition, and Accelerate Your Intelligent Process Strategies

We're very excited to announce the leading event this winter in Robotic Process Automation, Machine Learning, Cognitive Technologies and Artificial Intelligence is back!  Join us for the highly-anticipated Intelligent Automation Week New Orleans conference taking place the week of December 2nd.

Led by a Speaker Faculty of 75+ cross-industry and cross-functional executives that represent an eclectic mix of IA and AI stories, from proof-of-concept (PoC), to early adoption, implementation, and advanced stages of their process improvement and digital transformation journeys. 

What can't you miss?

  • Hot button topics including those on data mining, process discovery, NLP, OCR, virtual assistants, RPA & AI integration, scaling your Center of Excellence (CoE), leveraging IA and AI into revenue generating businesses, unleashing the power of AI predictive analytics, data security and much more
  • Our brand new AI Use Cases Focus Day, featuring 6 unique use cases currently deployed at major organizations
  • Exclusive Women in Intelligent Automation programming
  • Two workshops on Design Thinking for your PoC and your pilot programs
With 8 workshops, 15 Interactive Discussion Groups (IDGs), 50+ sessions equalling 32+ hours of content, you'll need your entire team to take in everything this program has to offer!


  • Jeffrey Ma, Senior Director of Business Insights & Group Project Manager, Twitter
  • Adeel Fudda, Senior Director, Global Automation, BDX Corporate/Global Services, Becton Dickinson

2019 Speakers

  • Samuel Best, Assistant Vice President, Business Automation, GM Financial
  • George Leu, Global Order Management Automation Technology Leader, Global Customer Collaboration, P&G - Global Business Services, Procter & Gamble
  • Tim Dorren, Group Manager, NA Accounting & Finance Shared Services, Toyota Motor North America
  • David Chen, David Chen U.S. Lead, Automation Services, Regulatory Operations Gilead Sciences
  • Mary Terese Agoglia Hoeltzel, CPA, Senior Vice President, Tax & Global Chief Accounting Officer, Cigna Corporation
  • Binu Surendranath, Global Process Owner - Finance Payout, Microsoft
  • James Bowen, Senior Vice President, IT Global Services, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Lee Coulter, Former Chief Executive Officer, Ascension
  • Tom Marasheski, Director, Quality Management & Process Excellence, Global Marketing Operations - Connecting People, Process and Technology, Merck
  • Richard Jhang, CEO, StratMinds, Jill Finlayson, Director, Women in Technology Initiative, University of California
  • Jill Finlayson, Director, Women in Technology Initiative, University of California
  • Meagan O'Leary, Director, Data Management, Services Business Operations Microsoft
  • Ozgur Genc, Head of Global Intelligent Automation & Shared Services - OTC, Procter & Gamble
  • Vince DiMascio, Chief Technology Officer, Berry Appleman & Leiden, LLP
  • Mini Suri, Former Head of Center of Excellence for Intelligent Automation, Uber
  • Raj Polanki, Head of Analytics & Data Science, Wacker Chemical Corporation
  • Savvy Katham, Director Program Portfolio - Software & Automation, MilliporeSigma
  • Matt Koester, RPA & Automation Lead, Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Frederick Kauber, Chief Product & Technology Officer / Adjunct Professor, Executive Management of Technology (eMOT) Masters Program, BFS Capital & New York University
  • Katrina White, Senior Manager, Business Process Automation CoE, The Boeing Company
  • Dr. Laz Mederos, Senior Director, Business Intelligence and Analytics, ADP
  • Anoop Prasanna, Director - Head of Intelligent Automation, Global Business Services - Enterprise Automation Services, Walmart
  • Yatima Kapil, Assistant Vice President, MetLife
  • Vanida Rattanaphasouk, Business Process Lead - Talent Acquisition, Coca-Cola
  • Bill Hemmerly, RPA Lead Darden Restaurants
  • Joel Nichols, Senior Director, IT, ElevatBio
  • Alex Mansur, Intelligent Automation Architect, McKesson
  • Nagy Somasetty, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning & RPA Solution Architect, AIG
  • Steve Carpenter, Executive Director, Global Business Services Digital, Merck
  • Scott Gillan, Executive Director, Transformation & Service Management, Enterprise Financial Services, Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies
  • Ryan Davis, Senior Vice President, Procurement Management Bank of America
  • Sameer Naik, SAP Technology & Intelligent Automations Leader, Conagra Brands
  • Cindy Pauls, CMA, Director of Shared Services, Borden Dairy Company
  • Jason Conde, Director, Intelligent Automation, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Kamal Chin, Senior Manager, Intelligent Automation, LinkedIn
  • Richie Daigle, Group Director, Automation & Analytics, Coca-Cola Refreshments
  • Linda Kulhanek, CPA, MBA, Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer, Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Richard Mackey, Senior Vice President, Information Technology, Intalere
  • Jomel Angat, Product Owner, Smart Process Automation & Robotics Center (RPA & Artificial Intelligence), Fannie Mae
  • Narain Jayasekaran, Global Digital Transformation Leader - Finance, Mars Inc.
  • AJ Bernstein, Director, Finance Transformation and Compliance, Facebook, Inc.
  • Henry Lyles, Director, Global Business Services, Data Excellence & Automation, McDonald's Corporation
  • Christy Schultheiss, Vice President, Process, Project & Change Management, Lowe's
  • Jim Waddell, Corporate Controller, Bose Corporation
  • Justin Donohue, Vice President, Intelligent Automation, Robotic Process Automation, Operational Risk, MFS Investments
  • Rene E. Laurencot, Senior Information Manager, IM - Information Management, CTS - Clinical Trials Solutions, GPD - Global Product Development, Pfizer
  • Beth Bourg, Senior Product Marketing Manager, FortressIQ
  • Damo Vasudevan, Senior Solutions Architect, FortressIQ
  • Mark Davison, Global Partner, Robotic Process Automation & Cognitive, Information Services Group (ISG)
  • Curt Burghardt, Vice President, HR Shared Services & HR Systems, Walgreens
  • John Cottongim, CFA, Automation Director, Mars
  • Kent Andrews, Director of Professional Services, Agilify
  • Scott Furlong, Partner, Head of Business Advisory Services, Information Services Group (ISG)
  • Heather King, Divisional Director, SSON & Intelligent Automation Divisions, IQPC
Training Workshops - Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Conference Day One - Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Conference Day Two - Thursday, December 5, 2019

Focus Day - Friday, December 6, 2019


Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Ave, 70113
New Orleans, LA, USA


Please note: We will never recommend, approve or appoint any third party rooming service to act on our behalf. Please be extremely wary if you are approached by any such companies. We will always endeavor to negotiate the best available rates for you so please use the Hotel's website link provided.
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Event details
Organizer : IQPC US
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-21611