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How AI is different and how to link value in digital transformation with Kamales Lardi

Kamales is a bold and strategic thinker in digital and business transformation. She combines over 22 years of deep cross-industry experience with the latest digital and technology solutions. Kamales is listed in the “Top 10 Global Influencers & Thought Leaders in Digital Transformation” (Thinkers360) and “Top 50 Women in Tech Influencers 2021” (The Awards Magazine). She often says, ‘technology is not a silver bullet solution, a clear value proposition should drive any transformation effort’. This approach resonates well with many business leaders and has helped her stand out in the digital space. Since establishing Lardi & Partner Consulting GmbH in 2012, Kamales has advised many multinational companies across various industries in Europe, Asia and Africa for over a decade.

Kamales believes in the transformative impact of emerging technologies. She has developed deep knowledge and practical experience in a range of emerging technology solutions, such as blockchain, AI, virtual and augmented reality, 3D-printing, IoT and sensor technologies, and robotics process automation among others. Kamales is a Teaching Fellow at Durham University Business School, and is the Chair of the FORBES Business Council Women Executives. She is a dynamic and influential speaker and presents regularly at corporate and industry conferences. In 2022, Kamales was recognized in International 40 Over 40 – The World’s Most Inspiring Women by CapGemini Invent and Female One Zero. Kamales is also a strong advocate for diversity in tech, and believes that diversity of knowledge, culture, gender, sexual orientation, and experience plays a critical role in developing technology solutions that have a transformative impact in business and society.

00:00 Intro, Sponsor, and is AI different?
03:06 Solutions without a problem?
05:01 Linking value in digital transformation
07:32 How do we measure this?
09:20 How specific can you get?
10:20 Four trends shaping the landscape
13:23 Basic business fundamentals?
15:13 How can listeners learn more?
17:01 Her book, and where to get it


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