ISG to Host Inaugural ISG Automation Summit in UK

ISG to Host Inaugural ISG Automation Summit in UK

London Event to Be Held September 19-20

LONDON, August 10, 2017 — Information Services Group (ISG) (NASDAQ: III), a leading global technology research and advisory firm, will host its inaugural ISG Automation Summit in the UK, September 19-20, in London. The two-day event at the Millennium Mayfair Hotel will explore how successful companies are harnessing digital labor and cognitive technologies to transform their IT and business operations.

The event will feature a keynote presentation by Sophie Hackford, a well-known futurist and Director of WIRED Consulting and Education at Wired Magazine in the UK, as well as presentations from service providers Wipro and IPsoft.

Automation experts from ISG will share lessons learned from advising a broad range of clients on robotic process automation (RPA) initiatives, revealing how to deliver on the promise of automation and avoid the pitfalls, including the importance of managing organizational change. ISG also will share valuable industry research and discuss the next wave in automation: cognitive computing.

"Automation and AI are among the hottest topics in sourcing today," said Barry Matthews, ISG partner and head of its UK business. "But where does hype end and reality begin? ISG has designed this event to offer both strategic guidance and practical advice to enterprises interested in learning how to successfully begin and continue their automation journeys. This is a must-attend event for anyone interested in leveraging the power of automation to become more efficient and achieve their overarching business goals."

More details about the ISG Automation Summit in London, including a 15 percent discount offer for those who register before August 22, can be found at the event website.

About ISG

ISG (Information Services Group) (NASDAQ: III) is a leading global technology research and advisory firm. A trusted business partner to more than 700 clients, including 75 of the top 100 enterprises in the world, ISG is committed to helping corporations, public sector organizations, and service and technology providers achieve operational excellence and faster growth. The firm specializes in digital transformation services, including automation, cloud and data analytics; sourcing advisory; managed governance and risk services; network carrier services; technology strategy and operations design; change management; market intelligence and technology research and analysis. Founded in 2006, and based in Stamford, Conn., ISG employs more than 1,300 professionals operating in more than 20 countries-a global team known for its innovative thinking, market influence, deep industry and technology expertise, and world-class research and analytical capabilities based on the industry's most comprehensive marketplace data. For more information, visit


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