Changing the Way Business is Done - Shifting to a Digital Labor Force

Gartner predicts that 1 in 3 jobs will be converted to software, robots, and smart machines by 2025. Is this just media hype or is real transformation already underway and almost upon us?

Across every industry, C-suite executives are increasingly focusing on a continuum of technologies including cognitive and robotic automation to drive exponential transformation of business models. These technologies augment human judgment and automate physical tasks, giving digital labor an unparalleled ability to reduce costs, optimize processes, drive profitable growth, deliver data- and analytics-based insights, and expand employee capacity for higher value work.

This is the new reality. Today, these disruptive technologies are already adding value at every level of an organization, impacting not only routine clerical and administrative processes but extending all the way to activities of highly skilled professionals such as executives, accountants, attorneys and scientists.

Join us to discover how leading corporations are utilizing digital labor to transform traditional back-office functions and support their organization’s strategic objectives.

Chart your own course toward digital labor success.


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Keynote Presentation

Presented by Todd Lohr, Principal, Advisory, Technology Enablement, KPMG LLP

Todd Lohr is a principal in KPMG LLP’s Technology Enabled Transformation practice and has over 15 years of hands-on experience. Todd is a thought leader in digital labor, business transformation, and process excellence and has led numerous initiatives in these fields. In addition to his practice duties, he is responsible for KPMG’s global development of transformation solutions, including the development of methods, accelerators, and delivery platforms. Todd is a Certified Business Process Professional (CBPP)—one of the first in his field to receive the designation—and is on the board of directors for the Association of Business Process Management Professionals (ABPMP).

Question & Answer Session

Moderated by Paul Lipinski, Managing Director, KPMG


Friday, November 18, 2016


Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.
Keynote Presentation: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Q&A with Paul Lipinski: 9:00 a.m. - 10 a.m


George S. Dively Building
11240 Bellflower Road
Cleveland, OH 44106


Fee:  $25, parking is complimentary