The People Matters TechHR Singapore 2019 will be a window to how today's incredible pace of technology advancement provides businesses, talent managers and technologists the perfect opportunity to engineer a fascinating workplace of tomorrow. One of the themes of the conference is harnessing technologies that could enable disproportionate leaps in work efficiency and nurturing a future ready digital workforce.
One of the highlights of the event will be the keynote session spearheaded by top global tech influencer, Ray Wang. Ray Wang is the Principal Analyst, Founder, and Chairman of Silicon Valley-based Constellation Research, Inc. Wang has held executive roles in product, marketing, strategy, and consulting at companies such as Forrester Research, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, and Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Ray’s expertise lies in digital, innovation, business model design, engagement strategies, customer experience, matrix commerce, and big data. He is also the author of “Disrupting Digital Business: Create an Authentic Experience in the Peer-to-Peer Economy”. The book examines how digital transformation demands that we focus our attention on experiences and outcomes. Business leaders and their organizations must shift to keeping promises--no matter how their customers interact with them. In the book, Ray shows how organizations can surf the waves of change--how they can keep their promises
In his session ‘Employee Experience 2025: A Journey to your Digital Future,' at TechHR Singapore, Ray will focus on how political, economic, societal, technological, environmental, and legislative trends are impacting business, the world of work and your journey of designing the employee experience of future.
Speaking to People Matters, Ray stated, "Searching for a competitive advantage and fearful of disruption, boardrooms and CXOs have rushed to artificial intelligence as the next big thing. The investment in pilots for AI’s subsets of machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, and cognitive computing has moved from science projects to new digital business models powered by smart services. This unifying force for digital transformation in customer journeys, Internet of Things, the future of work, commerce, and distributed ledger blockchain technology revolves around the creation of AI-driven smart services.”
He further adds that this push to augmented humanity and AI driven smart services will change when we work where we work, how we work, and why we work. This future of employee experience will require a rethink of the work environment, the human-centric design aspects, and the incentive systems to support the recruitment, training, and development of new talent.
Through the session, delegates will be able to relate to how Ambient Computing can enhance employee experience through intelligence and augmentation and learn about skill demand signals, and how to build feedback loops to identify skills and readiness of learners.
In addition, Ray will also conduct a session on ‘Building your own Futurist Framework.' The facilitated session will leverage the Constellation AstroChartTM framework to create a visual guide of the trends impacting the C-Suite At the end of this session, delegates will be able to gain clarity on how megatrends impact businesses based on their organizations readiness, assess boardroom priorities, cut through the noise and identify what matters and employ the AstroCharts methodology to create managerial plans.
In addition to Ray’s session, over the course of the day, delegates will also hear from top global influences, CEOs and CHROs from a variety of business sectors and industries, on everything from blockchain to designing for work 2030 to redefining HR with AI to future proofing the workforce.