Thriving in Smart Transformation
Top Best Information Technology Conference 2018 -Indian Staffing Federation-TECH AUGMENTED WORKFORCE– HOW DOES IT IMPACT NOW TO FUTURE?
Paradigm-shifting forces such as cognitive technologies and the open talent economy are reshaping
the future workforce, driving many organizations to reconsider how they design jobs, organize work,
and plan for future growth. As we are moving toward the Smart Transformation, Industry will require
a tech augmented workforce to be able to keep pace with the rapidly changing world. Through the
expert panel discussion, we will discuss the impact of tech augmented workforce in our current
scenario to prepare guidelines for tomorrow.
IOT – 20BN DEVICES BY 2020 – REALITY CHECK & INDUSTRY READINESS
India will soon have 1.9 billion IoT devices installed, with a market size of $9 billion and by 2020, there
will be over 28 billion objects with data exchange capabilities, or simply put, part of the IoT space. It is
predicted that by 2020 the highest adoption of IoT in India will be seen in industries such as utilities,
manufacturing, automotive & commercial telematics, transportation and logistics among others. In
addition to this, the Government has pledged to invest USD 1 billion for 100 smart cities over the next
five years which will be a key enabler for IoT adoption. This provides a huge opportunity to IoT players
in India but there is a big challenge in terms of offering India-centric solutions and understanding how
to fuel the growth of IoT business in this market.
AI & MACHINE LEARNING – MAKING INROADS IN EVERY ORGANIZATIONS
India has seen a keen interest and sense of optimism regarding the impact that artificial intelligence
(AI), machine learning (ML) and robotics can have on businesses. Using machine learning techniques
with AI opens up technology to a whole new host of possibilities. These have the potential to disrupt
industries in ever-changing exciting ways. Different industries are looking to use AI and ML in their day-
to-day tasks. The panel specialists and stalwarts will be discussing the ways to prepare in this session.
BLOCKCHAIN –INDUSTRIES RAPIDLY EMBRACING TECHNOLOGY BUT DO WE
HAVE READY WORKFORCE?
The blockchain technology has often been touted as a ‘game changer’ within many sectors. Sectors like
advertising, healthcare, retail and insurance, all have projected benefits when it comes to usage of
blockchain technology. This potential to significantly alter how many sectors operate is what has been
pushing the slow, but steady increase in demand for talented blockchain developers. As technologies
evolve, so does the demand for professionals skilled at creating pioneering software. This increase in
demand is only going to grow as the market slowly adjusts to the possibilities of the blockchain. The
experts in an interesting discussion will be discussing whether India is a driver or a back seat passenger in the panel.