AI for Digital automation, a promising public-private co-innovation project

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AI for Digital automation, a promising public-private co-innovation project

The digital automation of operations has become a strategic project for companies because it conditions their level of operational performance and the success of their digital transformation.

But it is necessary to advance the state of the art in Artificial Intelligence and
to solve several scientific challenges to make this automation
relevant in order to best assist employees in their functions by
decision support and intelligent automation of certain operations.

Paris-Saclay University and IBM France present to you
“Artificial Intelligence for Digital Automation”

Resulting from a collaborative strategic innovation project, this platform open learning and inference is aimed at businesses
wishing to improve their operational performance by integrating AI into the automation
of their daily processes.

Paris-Saclay University and IBM, in collaboration with three industrial players,
DecisionBrain, Softeam and STET, have united their expertise and R&D resources and
benefited from state support to steer its design and development
from Paris-Saclay.

On September 22, discover this great example of public-private partnership
promoting the academic research of the laboratories of the University of Paris-Saclay, by association with three SMEs / ETIs and a large international group, to make advance the integration of AI into business operations.


11h00 – 11h10 :

AI and automation: feedback on the partnership between R&D IBM and Université Paris-Saclay

IBM France
– Nicolas Sekkaki, President

Université Paris-Saclay – Sylvie Retailleau, President

11h10 – 11h20 :

State support: A decisive element for BPI france innovation projects

BPI France – Nicolas Dufourcq, Managing Director

Artificial Intelligence for Digital Automation: an intelligent automation platform serving the operational performance of companies

11h20 – 11h40 :

Round table:
Technological obstacles and research axes

IBM France Lab – Harley Davis, VP, Automation Intelligence and France Lab

STET – Rodolphe Meyer, Marketing and Development Director

Paris-Saclay University – Fatiha Saïs, Scientific and Technical Coordinator of the Project AIDA, UPS and CNRS Computer Science Research Laboratory

11h40 – 12h00 :

Round table:

Application areas and DecisionBrain use cases

DecisionBrain– Filippo Focacci, Co-founder and CEO

IBM France Lab – Harley Davis, VP, Automation Intelligence and France Lab

Softeam – Philippe Desfray, Director R&D

STET -Rodolphe Meyer, Marketing and Development Director

12h00 – 12h10 :

Collaboration between public and private research: a real asset

IBM France Lab – Christian de Sainte Marie, Director of the Center for Advanced Studies

Université Paris-Saclay – Michel Mariton, Vice-President Economic Development

12h10 – 12h15 :


IBM France – Nicolas Sekkaki, Président

Université Paris-Saclay – Sylvie Retailleau, Présidente

During this virtual exchange, you will have a chat area to ask your questions. The replay video will be sent to you after the conference.

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