The fifth annual conference will focus on the
future of augmented organizations and how businesses can transform
NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/
-- Globant (NYSE: GLOB), a digitally native technology
services company, today announced the theme, confirmed speakers and
programming details for its fifth annual conference, CONVERGE.
Taking place at the New York Stock Exchange on November 6, 2019, the focus of this year's
conference is "The Future of Augmented Organizations." The event's
programming will highlight how companies can reinvent themselves as
they integrate AI capabilities into their processes and business
model. Speakers will discuss how next-generation technology will
help organizations scale to drive efficiency, reach and
"As the digital and cognitive revolutions change the landscape
of our world, it's crucial to rethink how organizations must
reinvent themselves. By building augmented organizations, companies
can embrace the power of artificial intelligence to increase their
capabilities and reinvent their industries," said Martín Migoya,
CEO and co-founder of Globant. "Organizations need to go through a
full-on transformation to enhance their business models, internal
experiences, and processes. During CONVERGE, we will discuss this
approach and what is needed to create digital transformation
initiatives that yield concrete results for businesses."
Headlining the event will be Seth
Godin, author of 19 books that have been bestsellers around
the world and have been translated into more than 35 languages.
He's also the founder of the altMBA and The Marketing Seminar.
Godin will help attendees understand how each person can (and must)
step up and define their future as technology keeps moving more
quickly, yet too often, leadership falls behind. "I'm delighted to
join the line-up at CONVERGE - an opportunity to take a hard look
at where our organizations are headed," says Godin.
Along with keynotes from Globant's CEO and co-founder, Martín
Migoya, and CTO and co-founder, Guibert Englebienne, additional
notable speakers who will take the stage include:
- Flynn Coleman, writer,
international human rights attorney, public speaker, professor,
social innovator, and author of "A Human Algorithm: How Artificial
Intelligence is Redefining Who We Are"
- Luiz F. Barros, Global Marketing
VP, Consumer Data & Digital Products at AB-In Bev
- Peter Angeline, Ph.D. Strategic
Futurist at The Hershey Company
- Rafael Lopez Espinosa, Senior
Strategist at Point72
- Dave Gordon, EVP, CTO at Realogy
- Kim Prado, Managing Director,
Global Head of Client Insight, Banking & Digital Channel's
Technology at RBC Capital Markets
- Henrique Francisco, CTO at
- Kamesh Tumsi, VP of Product
Strategy at Fiserv
- Shawn Fitzgerald, Research
Director, Insights, Worldwide Digital Transformation Strategies at
- Kush Saxena, CTO Markets and Transformation for
Mastercard Operations and Technology
Contributing to the overarching goal of CONVERGE, the lineup of
speakers all have extensive experience in leading and executing
digital innovation efforts at major companies spanning a variety of
To stay up-to-date on additional keynote speakers, visit
converge.com/speakers. For more information and to request a
ticket to CONVERGE, click here.
We are a digitally native company where
innovation, design and engineering meet scale. We use the latest
technologies in the digital and cognitive field to transform
organizations in every aspect.
- Globant has more than 9,900 professionals and we are present in
17 countries working for companies like Google, Southwest Airlines,
EA and BBVA among others.
- We were named a Worldwide Leader of Digital Strategy Consulting
Services by IDC MarketScape report (2016 and 2017).
- We are featured as a business case study at Harvard, MIT, and
- We are a member of the Cybersecurity Tech Accord (2019).
For more information, visit www.globant.com.
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