Intelligent automation’the combination of artificial intelligence and automation’is starting to change the way business is done in nearly every sector of the economy. Industries like Manufacturing, Automation, Healthcare, Energy, Transport, Defence, Space, Data Mining and many others have incorporated intelligent automation into their operations and it’s growing by the day. The reason for this is not far-fetched. Today’s professionals in different organizations are challenged to continuously reduce the cost of operations while also addressing the demands and expectations of increasingly tech-savvy customers. To achieve this, they are turning to intelligent automation to achieve higher-quality outputs, enhance their customer experience and increase capacity to handle higher business volumes. Recent huge investments in advanced manufacturing and automation, as well as advancements in robotics are fueling a new era of intelligent automation. Hence, it is important for companies in all sectors to understand and adopt intelligent automation, or risk falling behind.
Intelligent Automation Africa is apt at this moment to provide a spectrum of opportunity to expand knowledge and share new concepts amongst the Technologist, Professionals, Industrialists, Researchers, Innovators, and students from research areas in Automation, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Internet of Things.
With the theme:
Restructuring the future of work with robots
, the Intelligent Automation Africa 2020 forum believe that the future of the industrial revolution rests on the advent of disruptive technologies and advancements in artificial intelligence and automation. Experts will share their research experiences and engage in many interactive discussions at the event. Learners, on the other hand, will get a first-hand chance to discuss their vision with the eminent speaker. Therefore, Intelligent Automation Africa 2020 will also act as a bridge between the learners and learned.
Intelligent Automation Africa 2020 targets at developing a coordinated plan and platform to encourage IA education across the Africa continent, incentivize entrepreneurship in the IA sector, and facilitate collaboration between intelligent automation (IA) and artificial intelligence (AI) researchers and experts in health care, aerospace, defense, automotive, energy, agriculture and other sciences. The forum promises to provide a Pan-African strategy: a set of ambitious goals for IA and AI education, research and development and industrialization.
Intelligent Automation Africa 2020 in Johannesburg, South Africa will also be a common platform to experience B2B/B2C Meetings, Panel Discussions, Q&A sessions, Industry expert interactions, Roundtable meetings, Young Researcher Forums (YRF), e-Poster presentations, Video presentations by the experts from both Industry and Academic school of thought. It promises to be impactful and everyone attending will have so many things to benefit.