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This blog has been updated to include video replays of live sessions at IBM Think 2019 and presentation pdfs when available. Read below to find session materials related to financial services.


Welcome to Think 2019 in San Francisco, CA! This week the conference begins, and I hope you’re booking plans to engage with the great financial services activities and experts at the conference. Each day, I will update and revise this blog with financial services news, announcements, videos, and blogs live from the floor at Think. Return often and let it serve as your guide for financial services highlights at Think.

The conference holds an impressive line up of education and activities for financial leaders focused on developing a strategic point of view and prospective roadmap to lead their organizations into the future:

  • Reshaping the customer experience with new business models supporting an integrated ecosystem-based marketplace
  • Digitally transforming operations, operating models and technologies to compete in a changing industry structure
  • Optimizing risk, compliance and security

Useful links

Here is some information for finding ways to engage with financial services sessions, receptions, and experts this year:


News and announcements

Some of the exciting financial services news and announcements at Think this year include:

–>Hyundai Card ∙ Commercial Tap IBM To Accelerate Digital Transformation

–>IBM strikes $700M deal with Santander to accelerate transformation

–>14 banks and 400 companies now using we.trade for global trade finance

–>Global trade: The role of blockchain-enabled trade finance networks

–>IBM Watson now available everywhere

–>IBM Blockchain Platform 2.0 beta announcement

–>IBM Unveils New Offerings for Faster and More Secured Path to Hybrid Cloud

 


Live interviews and sessions onsite

Hear Spiros Margaris, venture capitalist and number one ranked fintech influencer by Onalytica, share his perspective on blockchain at IBM Think.

–>See more videos as we add them each day

Day-by-day activities

Below is a cheat sheet listing some of the day-by-day key financial services activities and conference moments and related session materials, when available.

Note: Times listed are in the event’s local time zone: San Francisco, CA.

Monday, February 11

5:00-6:00 PM | Session ID: 7152A Pushing the Frontiers of AI: Project Debater (hashtag: #projectdebater)

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Tuesday, February 12

9:30 AM – 10:10 AM / Session ID: 5057, The Future of Payments – Changing the Way Money Moves End-to-End

9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 6925A and 7504B Digitizing the Flow of Goods, Information and Money with Blockchain

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10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 4305 | Next: A New Digital Bank Needs a New Customer Service Experience

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11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 4057 | From AI to Intelligent Platforms

12:30 PM – 1:10 PM | Session ID: 6931A: Access the Future Today: Quantum Computing

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1:30 PM – 2:10 PM | Session ID: 1759: How financial services companies should respond to cybersecurity attacks

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2:30 PM – 3:10 M | Session ID: 3243: Developing Next-Gen Applications for Financial Risk Management on the IBM Cloud

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM | Session ID: 6920A: Think 2019 Chairman’s Address: Building Smarter Businesses

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5:00 PM – 7:30 PM | Session ID: 7664A: Think Campus Grand Opening and Welcome

7:30 PM – 9:30 PM | Session ID: 7668A: Code and Response: Special Film Screening (hashtag: #codeandresponse)

8:00-10:00 PM:  System z VIP event (requires a reservation)

 

 

Wednesday, February 13

7:30 AM – 9:00 AM | Session ID: 8062A: Diversity and Inclusion Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Session ID: 7245A Rewiring Global Trade Finance Networks

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8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Session ID: 7171A: Hot New Technologies for FinTechs and Other Innovators

8:30-10:00 AM: Financial Services Networking Breakfast (requires a reservation)

9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 6416A: How State Street is Transforming People, Practices and Places with Enterprise Design Thinking

9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 4434 Watson at Work: Demonstrating an End-to-End Cyber Risk and Regulatory Compliance Framework

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9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 2819A: How Cloud and AI Can Transform Financial Services Data and Analytics Organizations

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10:00 AM – 11:00 AM | Session ID: 6921A: IBM Research Science Slam: Predicting 5 Innovations to Help Change Our Lives in the Next 5 Years (hashtag: #IBM5in5)

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10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 2780A: How Citizens Bank Transformed Its Talent Strategy

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10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 7782A: How IBM and Backbase Help Banks in Digital Transformation

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10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 4413A: BIA, the First Financial Digital Assistant in Brazil, Now Does More Than Answer Questions

10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 4843A: Apple and IBM: Delivering Powerful Mobile Experiences through New Technologies and Solutions

11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 4124A: Positive Disruption: How RBS Is Reinventing Customer Care, Internal Support and Supply Chain with AI

11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 7940: Transforming RegTech with Innovations in AI, Advanced Analytics, and UXD

11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 3834A: CLS’s Experience Delivering CLSNet to Production Using Hyperledger Fabric in Collaboration with IBM

11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 7257: Optimizing AML/KYC Compliance with AI and Advanced Analytics

11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 6922A: Accelerating the Journey to AI

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12:30 PM – 1:10 PM | Session ID: 1702A Digital Humans—Bringing Human Touch to Digital Customer Interactions

12:30 PM – 1:10 PM | Session ID: 2020A Trust in Trade: Blockchain for Trade Finance

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12:30 PM – 1:10 PM | Session ID: 1964 : Next-Generation Banking at State Bank of India

12:30 PM – 1:10 PM | Session ID: 1434: How Credit Suisse Leverages AI in a Non-Traditional Fashion to Get the Best Out of IBM ODM

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1:30 PM – 2:10 PM | Session ID: 6923A: Hybrid, Multicloud by Design. Accelerating the Enterprise Cloud Journey

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1:30 PM – 2:10 PM | Session ID: 1794A: The Role of Insurance in Blockchain Networks

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1:30 PM – 2:10 PM | Session ID: 4537: Harnessing Advanced Technologies to Meet Modern Day Surveillance Challenges

2:00 PM – 2:20 PM | Session ID: 7690A: Pushing the Boundaries of Policyholder Experience (Salesforce)

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2:30 PM – 3:10 PM | Session ID: 8096A: Using Design Thinking to Build Blockchain Networks

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3:30 PM – 4:10 PM | Session ID: 2390A How Generali is Becoming a Cognitive Company

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4:30 PM – 5:10 PM | Session ID: 3028A: Bank of Yokohama: Driving Speed and Impact through Front- and Back-Office Automation at Scale

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4:30 PM – 5:10 PM | Session ID: 2004A: DevOps Transformation: How BNP Paribas Empowers Outsourced Mainframe Developers

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4:30 PM – 5:10 PM | Session ID: 4500: GRC Use Case: Managing IT Risk with IBM OpenPages with Watson 8 in the Cloud

5:30 PM – 6:10 PM | Session ID: 5050A: Investing in a Cloud-First Strategy: Migration and Application Modernization at Manulife

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5:30 PM – 6:10 PM | Session ID: 4450: Real Time Fraud Prevention for All Payment Channels

5:30-8:30: Blockchain reception (requires a reservation)

7:00: James Corden event with IBM Systems (requires a reservation)

Thursday, February 14

8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Session ID: 2346: Improve Sales Performance Through Incentive Compensation

8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Session ID: 6502A: Markel’s Journey to Cloud

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8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Crypto Assets: How are They Being Used to Make Payments on Blockchain?

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9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 2436A Beyond Chatbots: Next Steps on Banco do Brasil’s Cognitive Journey

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9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 2976A: Preparing Your Business for Quantum Computing

10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 1482A: Aetna’s Hybrid Cloud Platform for the Next-Generation Consumer Experience

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10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 24111: View a Demo of the IBM Incentive Compensation Management Solution

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11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 4808A: Robotic Process Automation: An Insurer’s Journey

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11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 7209A Blockchain-Enabled Transformation for Insurance

12:30 PM – 1:10 PM | Session ID: 5303A: Top Ten Lessons Learned from IBM Cyber Range

12:30 PM – 1:10 PM | Session ID: 3728A: G-Evolution: Helping Insurers Digitally Reinvent by Harnessing the Power of AI and IoT

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1:30 PM – 2:10 PM | Session ID: 4184: From Closed to Open Banking—The New Face of Digital Transformation

1:30 PM – 2:10 PM | Session ID: 4932A: How Trustmark Improved Loan Cycle Times while Reducing Costs with IBM Digital Business Automation

1:30 PM – 2:10 PM | Session ID: 4963A Process Simplification and Automation at Nationwide

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2:30 PM – 3:10 PM | Session ID: 1021A: Driving Differentiating Value and Fill Critical Gaps with IBM Insurance Platform

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3:30 PM – 4:10 PM | Session ID: 7260A: The Future of Work

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3:30 PM – 4:10 PM | Session ID: 2082: Customer Highlights: Transforming the Sales Organization and Performance

3:30 PM – 4:10 PM | Session ID: 2844A: Smart Cash Flow: Democratizing AI and Banking with IBM Cloud

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4:30 PM – 5:10 PM | Session ID: 4000A Predicting Insurance Fraud with AI

4:30 PM – 5:10 PM | Session ID: 5024 The Right Mix: Effectively Employing Management Services and Cognitive Technology to Transform AML

5:30 PM – 6:10 PM | Session ID: 7386A: Reality Check: How To Prevent Gender Bias in AI

5:30 PM – 6:10 PM | Session ID: 6945A: Delivering Excellent Customer Experiences and ROI with “Next-Best-Action” Analytics and Automation

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5:30 PM – 6:10 PM | Session ID: 5261A: How Allstate Mastered Hybrid Marketing

5:30 PM – 6:10 PM | Session ID: 2375A: How Garanti Bank Achieved Docker Integration with IBM Security Access Manager

6:30-9:30: Think by the Bay at Pier 39

Friday, February 15

8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Session ID: 8135 EY/Brighthouse OpenPages Case Study

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8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Session ID: 7165A: Prevent Payment Fraud in Real-Time through Machine Learning

8:30 AM – 9:10 AM | Session ID: 1800A: Transitioning Your Planning to the Cloud with IBM Planning Analytics

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9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 4361 Developing Financial Services Apps on the Cloud

9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 2546A Blockchain: The Decentralized Key to Enhanced Digital Identity

9:30 AM – 10:10 AM | Session ID: 4427A: Muscling Up Midsize Banks with Enterprise-Grade Mobile Fraud Protection

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10:30 AM – 11:10 AM | Session ID: 7487A: Beyond the Hype: Clients in Retail, Banking and Healthcare Share Results and Lessons Learned with AI

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11:30 AM – 12:10 PM | Session ID: 7246A Connecting the Dots in the Insurance Experience with Platform Technology

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