This session will highlight the findings of the study and will include a case study from the College Board to demonstrate how AI is affording the agility to quickly react to COVID-related challenges to overcome manpower or supply constraints to ensure continuity and to increase efficiency. ...
This session will highlight the findings of the study and will include a case study from the College Board to demonstrate how AI is affording the agility to quickly react to COVID-related challenges to overcome manpower or supply constraints to ensure continuity and to increase efficiency. Specifically, the webinar will focus on:
- Major drivers for adoption of AI and RPA
- Key uses cases for deploying AI and RPA
- ROI and productivity results and expectations
- Change Management and the impact on human resources from interfacing with “Bots”
Steve Hughes, Chief Procurement Officer at The College Board
Over a career spanning more than 30 years, Steve has held senior procurement and operations positions with large and small, public and private, and for-profit as well as non-profit organizations. He joined the College Board in 2016 after serving as Vice President of Global Sourcing at National Geographic Society, and prior to that, as Vice President of Supply Chain Management at Vertis Communications, a national printer of advertising circulars and direct mail promotions. He has also held positions at Comcast as Sr. Director of Resource Management, and Becker Group as Vice President of Operations. Hughes started his purchasing career at Hallmark Cards in Kansas City following five years of military service as a US Army officer at Fort Bragg, NC with the 82nd Airborne Division, where he completed 40 military parachute jumps.
Richard Waugh, VP Corporate Development at Zycus
As Vice President for Corporate Development, Richard leads strategic initiatives in the areas of new product introduction, market development, thought leadership, analyst relations, and strategic partner development programs. Richard has an extensive background in B2B eCommerce, going back to his early career at GE, where he helped launch GE's Trading Process Network (TPN), the first on-line marketplace for sourcing and procurement in the mid 1990's. He had been a co-founder of B2eMarkets, one of the first SaaS (Software as a Service) Sourcing Suite providers and later covered the Supply Management market as an industry analyst for the Aberdeen Group. Prior to joining Zycus, he helped bring to market new innovations in P2P (Procure-to-Pay), helping global clients achieve world-class P2P system adoption and performance. Richard has a B.A. from Wake Forest University and is a graduate of GE’s Financial Management Program (FMP).