Pega empowers people with technology that simplifies, automates, and realizes ideas. Pega empowers leaders with a platform that charges an organization's digital transformation. Last night, June 4, 2017, Pega greeted attendees to this week's showcase of technology that empowers the future with a welcome reception and dinner at the MGM Grand's Pool Complex, sponsored by Titanium partner Accenture. A little refreshment, a little entertainment, and a lot of great friendships were part of the happening.
The heat of competition took over at the Ping Pong After Party. Visitors also battled one another at the oversized Connect Four, Jenga, and other games.
The Trefler Moment: Future Empowered
This morning at 8:00 a.m. in the Grand Garden Arena, Pega Founder and CEO Alan Trefler gives his keynote. He will discuss how truly great brands achieve staggering results through the pragmatic application of innovative technologies and the revolutionary way they build and evolve software. He'll describe the personalized, customer-centric approaches these brands use to meet the challenges of today and to create the disruptive opportunities of tomorrow.
Customer Excellence Awards
Winners of the Business Impact Award are selected for their implementation of Pega software to achieve exceptional business results in marketing, sales, customer service, onboarding, or operations. The Future Empowered Award, presented for the first time this year, is given to individuals who have achieved new levels of performance within their organizations through superior customer experience and more engaged employees.
The Business Impact Award recipients are:
American Express, C3i Healthcare Connections, Cisco, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Federal Bureau of Investigation, New South Wales Department of Justice, Nissan, Optus, Rabobank, Royal Bank of Scotland , Scotiabank, Transavia, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Virgin Media.
The Future Empowered Award recipients are:
- Simon Esland, Head of Marketing Technology and Commercial Capabilities for the Vodafone Group
- Anna Gleiss, Head of Master Data Management, Siemens AG
- Stoyan Konaktchiev, Vice President, Personal Lines Operations, The Hanover Insurance Group
- Christian Nelissen, Managing Director — Group Data & Analytics, Royal Bank of Scotland
- Dr. Peter Scherer, Head of IT Department Workflow Solutions/BPM, Siemens AG
- Jagan Subramanian, Director of Enterprise Application Services, CSAA Insurance Group
Stellar Sponsors and Exhibitors
This year's PegaWorld was made possible by the generous assistance of: Titanium sponsor Accenture, Diamond sponsors Capgemini, Cognizant, EY, Infosys, Tata Consultancy Services, and our cloud sponsor, Amazon Web Services.
Designing Tomorrow: The Technology Pavilion
Be sure to visit the technology fueling tomorrow's achievements shown by the exhibitors (in addition to our sponsors) at the PegaWorld Tech Pavilion, who are: Adqura, Axiom Technology Group, Comet, Cisco, Cognizant, DocuSign, Eventus Solutions Group, Evonsys, HCL Technologies, Incessant, JKT, Knowledge Expert, LTI, Luxoft, Maantic, MuleSoft, Perficient, QA Consulting, Quavo, Rulesware, RuleTek, Ruletronics, Serendebyte, Synechron, Tech Mahindra, Verifi, Virtusa, WalkMe, and Wipro.