Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Independence, OH


Intelligent Automation is enabling businesses to grow and transform. However, there is often confusion around what technologies to deploy, when to deploy, and how best to realize the full potential of Intelligent Automation.


Join technology experts from Centric Consulting, K2, and UiPath to discuss how to merge both Robotics Process Automation (RPA) and Digital Process Automation (DPA) and explore how to transform and automate your business processes. Hear from Corridor Group and Signet as they share real insights on where they are in their Intelligent Automation journey. Network with like-minded professionals in a collaborative forum.


Date:  Wednesday, November 6, 2019

  • 4:00 - 4:15pm:  Welcome 
  • 4:15 – 4:30pm:  Automation Continuum presented by Tom Ujvagi, Operational Excellence National Practice Lead, Centric Consulting 
  • 4:30 - 4:45pm:  What Is Robotic Process Automation, presented by Kirk Neal, Senior Account Executive, UiPath 
  • 4:45 – 5:00pm:  Robots and Humans - Working Together, presented by David Kroll, Sr. Technical Specialist, K2  
  • 5:00 – 5:20pm:  Customer Insights presented by Russ Dixon, Senior Vice President of Operations, Corridor Group 
  • 5:20 – 5:40pm:  Customer Insights presented by Keith Barry, Project Manager, Signet
  • 5:40 – 6:00pm:  Panelist Q&A
  • 6:00pm:  Happy Hour and Networking  


Location:  Embassy Suites Cleveland Rockside

5800 Rockside Woods Blvd, Independence, OH 44131 





Russ Dixon, Senior Vice President of Operations, Corridor Group 
Russ joined Corridor in 2018 as Senior VP of Operations. He is responsible for company-wide operations, technology, solutions development, process optimization, and data analytics. Russ has 20+ years of leadership experience in information technology and business transformation. 
Keith Barry, Project Manager, Signet Jewelers

Keith Berry has over three decades of Information Technology delivery experience in many areas including supply chain, finance and retail.  For the past 6 years Keith has been a Project Manager with Signet Jewelers parent to Kay, Jared, Zale, Piercing Pagoda and other jewelry brands in the US, Canada and the U.K.  Signet Jewelers has been a UiPath customer since late 2016, with RPA solutions in Finance, Merchandise Sourcing, Repair and the distribution center.

Tom Ujvagi, Process Excellence (PEX) National Practice Lead, Centric Consulting 
Tom has a strong focus on developing tools and methodologies that can be applied across multiple companies, programs, and projects. He partners with local Centric resources and their clients to ensure quality delivery of PEX engagements that lead to both quick wins and long-term value recognition. 

Kirk Neal, Senior Account Executive, UiPath  

As an Automation Evangelist, Kirk helps organizations realize how software solutions can improve business operations, compliance and employee performance through the use of Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Robotic Desktop Process Automation (RDA), Desktop Application Analytics (DAA), Robotic Application Monitoring, Robotic Process Monitoring, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

David Kroll, Sr. Technical Specialist, K2   
David is a Senior Technical Specialist at K2 and loves diving into cutting-edge technology and aligning it to practical use-cases.  He has 10 years of experience automating processes with K2’s DPA platform.  A few of the processes David has helped digitize include:  Manufacturing Change Management, Factory Shipping Requests, Master Data Management, Internal Auditing, Invoice Processing, and Capital Expenditures – each one delivering tremendous value and time-savings across the organization.