By Nicolas Guelfi, University of Luxembourg.
In 1968 an intergovernmental military alliance (the NATO) decided to react to the damages caused by the first crisis of the digital era. NATO thus created “Software Engineering” (SE). In 2018, 50 years later, it is forecasted a new digital disruption mostly related to the development and deployment of artificial intelligence (AI). Some expect a $200 billion investment in AI until 2025 with an average compound annual growth rate of 36%.
On November 6th, Gartner welcomed Andreas Ekström for a guest keynote speech in front of several thousand CIOs and ICT experts. The reporter turned speaker gave an up to date exposé of seven key future digital issues that we need to think about more and understand better, to be positioned right for the next five to ten years.
On November 6th, 2018, Jessica Knight, Director (Team Manager, Gartner) took the stage during the third day of the Barcelona Gartner Symposium/ITXPO, sharing her knowledge and best practices on the creation of "a culture that performs".
On November 5th, on the second day of the 2018 Gartner Symposium/ITXPO in Barcelona, Bart Willemsen, Research Director with a focus on privacy compliance, risk management and all privacy-related challenges, took the stage for a presentation entitled "Top Trends in Security for 2018/2019".
Progressivement, l’intelligence artificielle fait son entrée au cœur des organisations en tant que technologie complémentaire à la Robotic Process Automation (RPA). CTG accompagne ses clients pour combiner les deux technologies afin de leur garantir des gains de performance considérables.
Roland Ludwig, CEO of Advanzia Bank, one of the fastest growing banks in Luxembourg, and Vincent Martin, Head of ICT at the institution, attended together the Gartner Symposium 2018 that was held last month in Barcelona. On this occasion, we asked them to share with us their thoughts on what they had learned through the conference.
On November 6th, David Furlonger (Distinguished VP Analyst, Gartner) tackled the trendy topic of Blockchain during the Gartner Symposium/ITXpo which took place in Barcelona. His presentation was entitled "Blockchain Society" and described a world where the distributed ledger technology could be used to govern and create value in an entire new societal context.
At the Gartner Symposium/ITXPO, on November 6th, 2018, David Cearley (Distinguished Analyst VP, Gartner) took the stage to share the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019. Several thousands of participants gathered at the Auditorium to attend his inspiring presentation.
Pour l'entièreté de sa carrière et pour les nombreux projets menés au sein des différentes structures dans lesquelles il a évolué, Yves Baguet, l'actuel COO de la BIL, a été récompensé du prestigieux "Lifetime Career Award" lors du Gala IT One qui s'est déroulé le 4 décembre dernier. Aujourd'hui, il revient sur ses valeurs et sa philosophie de travail, ainsi que sur son parcours professionnel.
Robert Roux, CEO et fondateur de System Solutions, revient sur le prix d'ICT Company of the Year, obtenu le 4 décembre dernier, à l'occasion de la douzième édition du Gala IT One et des Luxembourg ICT Awards.