Read this article about Cognizant Technology Solutions, one of our finalists, in the category Best Achievement in Cultural Transformation & Sustainability to deliver a high performing Enterprise Excellence Culture, selected by the independent judging panel, for the 2019 Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Industry Awards program. Click here to read articles on other finalists.
Digital First Framework
Digital First is Cognizant’s Non-linear response to the Digital disruption which helps put our customers on the path to Digital transformation and accelerates it through pointed interventions. It is a new way of thinking and working to drive new age CX and a step change in operations through upfront process re-imagination and deployment of Cognizant digital solutions.
The Digital First approach aims at reimagining business processes using a Human centric approach with the end customer experience at the front and center of it. It is underpinned by intelligent automation which eliminates the need for human intervention where applicable. It leverages Smart Analytics to gleam out process insights that aid in better decision making and also helps infuse Artificial intelligence into operations. Finally, it measures success through a set New age metrics that are pivoted around customer experience and are managed by a digitally skilled workforce operating in an environment of Shared Culture.
Digital immersion for Leadership
Leadership training were organized in partnership with a leading Business management institute and other training partner to equip our leaders with the skills needed to initiate their digital journey and proactively engage with their clients.
Creating a Digital ready workforce
Systematic approach to build and retain future-ready talent, demonstrated through creation of digital roles and administration of select digital certification across all levels of organizational hierarchy.
Creation of new digital and data roles, Digital skills and talent to manage the new ways of working becomes imperative straddled on the model of perpetual learning. As a result, the Career path planning have been re-aligned to the new age skill and the learning module gamified for effective learning experience. Training programs were carved out to attract and build Domain specialists with relevant technology skills and innovation mindset
Progress to date
Took Digital First to our customers; Demonstrated Tangible and intangible Impact
The Customer journey maps have been the anchor of the solution builds. Focus on customer insights, and their key experience drivers have enabled the teams to build solutions beyond fixing just the process issues, instead reimagine the complete value chain
Positioned Digital First as being central to our Go to Market strategy
We have applied the Digital First approach to refresh our service offerings. As part of this we have worked with our Sales, Solutions and Practice teams to recast our offerings with the Digital First thinking. Additionally, we have identified and dedicated Offering Owners who own accountability of Digital Solution builds and drives synergizes with the markets for a go-to-market strategy.
In partnership with solutions and market times we have built differential solutions and launched them in the market for 7 of our offerings and in the process of building for 15 others.
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The winners for all categories and for The Platinum Awards will be announced at The Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Summit & Industry Awards on Wednesday March 20th, 2019, from 6.30pm, in the Venetian Ballroom at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort®.
The Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Awards are open to all organizations, both private and public sector, across the globe, which have implemented Operational Excellence programs to deliver outstanding business results.
The 2019 Awards will be held in conjunction with the Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit on March 20, 2019 in the Venetian Ballroom at the Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando™
BTOES is the industry’s biggest and best, senior-level, cross-industry gathering of Business Transformation & Operational Excellence industry leaders and senior executives.
It also hosts the Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Awards, which showcase globally the most outstanding organizational achievements through the application of Operational Excellence programs.
The summits hosts a number of private forums for C-Level & Global corporate-level leaders as well as business unit heads.
With over 150 speakers, over 100 sessions, 12 Keynotes, 9 Track Themes, 5 parallel tracks, 60+ track sessions, 50 roundtable discussions, 20 Interactive Workshops, 6 Thought Leader Panels, 5 Leaders Boardrooms, 5 co-located events, the Industry Awards Program, Site Visits, 20+ hours of social networking including 2 gala cocktail parties, dinners, numerous group activities, this is the ultimate event to benchmark, network and drive Operational Excellence to the next level.
There is a strong focus on Cultural Transformation, Customer Delight, Sustaining an Operational Excellence program, Need for end-to-end Business Transformation, Keeping up with new technologies/impact of digitalization and Leadership Buy-in & Understanding. We dedicated two tracks to advanced technologies, such as AI, Machine Learning, RPA, Predictive Analytics, Blockchain, Cloud infrastructure etc.
The agenda is designed to encourage active meaningful conversations though all day enhanced networking and interaction opportunities, including
All-day Refreshment & Themed Breaks
1¼ Hour Hot Breakfast Networking Sessions
1½ Hour Hot Plated Networking Lunches with Topic & Industry Sector focussed tables
1½ Hour Roundtable Sessions by Topic & Industry Sector.
Keynote & Themes Panel Sessions
Hosted Welcome Receptions from 5.30pm
Expanded more lavish Awards Program
Newly launched Night Summit for attendees to meet after dinner
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