Scotland Data Science & Technology MeetUp: Scotland Fintech - UiPath & VKY discuss Intelligent Automation

Scotland Fintech Festival - FinTech Scotland -

Scotland Fintech Festival will take place in September 2019 between the 9th and the 27th across Scotland.

The festival will contain conferences, meet-ups, morning breakfast sessions, evening networking events and much more.

Scotland Data Science & Technology Meetup are delighted to have Doug Gowans - Technical Partner Manager - UiPath Alex Croucher - Director - VKY Intelligent Automation presenting.


Presentation 1 - Bringing an automation first mindset to finance. How Robotic Process Automation can bring Artificial Intelligence into the context of established business processes and customer interactions.

Despite the failures, the promise of digital transformation remains.

Intelligent automation finally enables banks to deliver on that promise.

Speaker - Doug Gowans - Technical Partner Manager - UiPath -

Presentation 2 - Intelligent Automation adoption

Speaker - Alex Croucher - Director - VKY Intelligent Automation -

Having spent 10 years delivery business and technology change at Sky, Alex founded VKY Intelligent Automation. He has worked on major automation programmes including the Clydesdale Bank implementation of Automation Anywhere and later leading VKY's Automation and Innovation practice which has seen him work with clients such as Skipton Building Society, Ingenico Group, Abellio Scotrail, Ascensos and others. He is a regular writer and contributor on automation and AI related topics, in particular adoption in Scotland, the economic impacts of automation and the future of work.

Alex has been the driving force behind establishing VKY as the leading Scottish Intelligent Automation services business and the only one to have secured partner status with UiPath, Automation Anywhere, Microsoft, IBM Watson, AWS and Liveperson.

"Alex was a central and key figure in our rapid scaling of automation across the operation" - Dave, Head of Transformation, CYBG

6:30 PM – 7:00 PM: Networking
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Doug Gowans - Technical Partner Manager - UiPath
7.30 PM – 8.00 PM: Alex Croucher - Director - VKY Intelligent Automation
8.00PM - 8.20PM - Q&A
8.20 PM - 9.00 PM: Networking and Drink

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