Agenda and Speakers

Atos Connected Experience Summit

October 14, 2021 11am- 1:30pm EST

Live and interactive summit for Financial Services and Insurance leaders

Professional broadcaster and journalist Akhtar Khan hosts 2021’s Connected Experience Summit, introducing a keynote session by Adrian Gregory, Head of Financial Service & Insurance at Atos, followed by three panel sessions focused on key topics and challenges.

Realization for change: accelerating action now

Our latest research report gathers insights from across 800 senior business leaders within the financial services and insurance industry, identifying key areas where quick action and fundamental change is needed to deliver business value.

11 – 11.05 – Welcome


Professional broadcaster and journalist Akhtar Khan hosts 2021’s Connected Experience Summit.

Akhtar Khan

Professional broadcaster and journalist

11.05 – 11.35 – Keynote and discussion

Adrian Gregory – Global Head of Financial Service and Insurance & Global Head of Atos|Syntel will discuss the finding of the Realization for Change Research. You’ll also hear from Mik Kersten CEO Tasktop on how the report findings relates to their own experience through a live Discussion.

Adrian Gregory

Adrian Gregory

Global Head of Financial Services & Insurance and Global Head Atos|Syntel

Dr. Mik Kersten

CEO at Tasktop

11.35 – 12.10 – Panel session: Modernization

Disrupted but still determined to modernize

In today’s increasingly competitive landscape, combined with heightened consumer expectations and unrelenting cyber-threats, it is vital to embrace change to foster growth. So what are the true barriers behind the scenes?

Larry Gundrum

Global Head of Technical Design & Architecture, Willis Towers

Vishrut Lugani

Head, Enterprise CIO Integration Office at Wells Fargo

Jennifer Manry

VP, Financial Services Global Industries Group at VMware

George Reichert

CIO of Enact Mortgage Insurance

Antony Tompkins

Associate Director, Global Integration Solutions (GIS), Verizon

Andrew Dunmore

Managing Director Financial Services, Maven Wave an Atos Company

12.10 – 12.45 – Panel session: Digitization

Refocusing cost take out efforts on business value and efficiency

Companies have been focused on taking cost out which has actually diminished their ability to propel the business forward with new digital business models and value innovation.

Sally Elatta

CEO and Founder, AgilityHealth Trader

Bruno Domingues

Principal Architect for the Financial Services at Intel

Dave Seybold

CEO, Atos North America

Mike Greene

SVP at MFS Investment Management

Laurent Verdier

CTO of EMEA at Microsoft

Carol Houle

Senior Vice President, Global Head of Consulting & Marketing, FSI at Atos

12.45 – 1.20 – Panel session: Risk and Security

Delivering trusted Financial Services and insurance in the age of cyber-crime and regulatory pressures

With the rise of cyber-crime and the pressure applied by regulatory authorities, financial institutions are finding it more and more difficult to provide trusted services, with speed and agility at a cost that will allow them to profit.

Matthieu Chouinard

CEO & Founder In Fidem, an Atos company

Bradd Lewis

Vice President & Global Lead Financial Services Vertical, Dell Technologie

Joel Spieth

General Manager of IBM Industry Clouds

1.20 – 1.30 – Q&A and Close

Questions & Answers

Akhtar Khan will cover highlights from the discussions that take place during the event, to bring it to a close

Akhtar Khan

Professional broadcaster and journalist

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