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    What to expect in Sydney

    Think on Tour is series of exclusive, invite-only, in-person event experiences held in cities around the world. Each event will explore data and AI, cybersecurity and business modernisation with hybrid cloud - all through the lens of real local stories. Think Sydney will take place on 16 June 2022.

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    Meet like-minded peers in person, establish valuable connections and intentionally build lasting relationships.

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    Learn how to navigate our changing world with solutions for sustainability, talent retention and automation.

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    Think Sydney agenda

    Live in-person event on 16 June 2022

    16 June

    9:00am | Registrations open

    9:30am - 10:30am | Exchange open

    10:30am - 12:30pm | Morning keynote sessions

    • 10:35am | Leading in a changing world

    • 11:00am | Smarter, faster, better: How to use AI and automation to shape the future

    • 11:30am | Operate the business of tomorrow, today: Harness the power of hybrid cloud

    • 12:00pm | The next wave of cybersecurity threats: Are you ready?

    12:30pm - 1:15pm | Lunch

    1:15pm - 3:15pm | Breakout sessions

    Breakout Theatre 1: Data Driven and Automate

    • 1:15pm | Reimagine your competitive advantage with a data fabric

    • 1:45pm | Conversational AI is finally ready to help redesign the customer experience

    • 2:15pm | Embrace intelligent automation to drive organisational efficiency, effectiveness, and agility

    • 2:45pm | IBM AIOps delivered: Empowering IT to drive innovation

    16 June (Sydney2)

    Breakout Theatre 2: Modernise and Secure

    • 1:15pm | Don’t compromise speed or innovation for a risky plan – have both with a strategic hybrid cloud

    • 1:45pm | Confronting and countering ransomware and emerging threats

    • 2:15pm | Automate, enable and detect with continuous regulatory compliance for financial services

    • 2:45pm | Secure distributed data across its lifecycle, from discovery to encryption to key management

    Breakout Theatre 3: Transform

    • 1:15pm | AI for automating customer care: Business value and implementation hurdles

    • 1:45pm | Transform your business with process mining, execution management, and intelligent workflows

    • 2:15pm | Building competitive advantage and trust with customer experience

    • 2:45pm | Let’s create together: IBM Garage, a more innovative approach to business transformation

    Breakout Theatre 4: Innovate

    • 1:45pm | IBM z16: Predict and automate with accelerated AI for increased decision velocity across your business

    • 2:15pm | Breakthrough with IBM for RISE with SAP

    16 June (Sydney3)

    3:30pm - 5:00pm | Afternoon keynote sessions

    • 3:35pm | Turning goals into opportunities: Advance sustainability as a business imperative

    • 4:05pm | Mapping the future of technology

    • 4:35pm | Innovation Talk: Antarctic exploration - anchoring our journey with Mawson’s Huts

    5:00pm - 7:00pm | Networking reception

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