23 January 2019
Dataiku is pairing up with ACM and the NYC Data Science Academy this January to deep dive into the benefits of automation through the lens of risk reporting.
6:30pm: Pizza + Beer
7:00pm: TBD by Data Scientist at Dataiku
7:30pm: Coding Outside of IT: Lessons in Automation From Risk Reporting by James Long, VP of Risk Management at RenaissanceRe
Coding Outside of IT: Lessons in Automation From Risk Reporting by James Long, VP of Risk Management at RenaissanceRe
From XKCD cartoons to HBR articles, there's a recurring trope that automation is justified exclusively by time saved from turning manual activities into automated processes. JD will challenge this assumption and show there are many other benefits to business process automation which might be of much more value than simple time savings. He will also present lessons he's learned from increasing automation in the business by improving business analyst skills, tools, and attitudes toward process automation.