My Best Essay

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ACCOUNTANCY FUTURES ACADEMY
Digital Darwinism: thriving in the face of technology change

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Andrew Anderson CEO, Celaton
An entrepreneur with over 20 years' experience within the IT industry, Andrew has extensive knowledge of
communications, messaging and information systems. As CEO of Celaton he has spent the last nine years working to develop a pioneering approach to detecting and preventing bad data from getting into business systems using artificial intelligence.
Acknowledgements
Juan Manuel Corchado Full Professor with chair, University of Salamanca, and dean of the School of Sciences and director of the BISITE (Bioinformatic, Intelligent Systems and
Educational Technology) Research Group
Juan Manuel is a full professor with a chair at the University of Salamanca, dean of the School of Sciences and director of the BISITE (Bioinformatic, Intelligent Systems and Educational Technology) Research Group. In addition to a PhD in Computer Sciences from the University of Salamanca, he holds a PhD in artificial intelligence from the University of the West of Scotland. He specialises in both artificial intelligence and ambient intelligence.
Chris Davey Group product manager, Global Accountant Offerings, Intuit
Chris is Intuit's Product Management Leader
responsible for international accounting professional products. He has spent the past five years obsessed with saving accountants' time and helping them work more efficiently with clients. When Chris is not focusing on streamlining accounting workflows around the world he spends his time exploring the Canadian wilderness.
Pang Chiang Founder and managing director, InterSkan
Pang has more than 15 years' experience in delivering successful commercial launches.
He frequently works with senior executives of leading multinational companies such as AT&T (US), MTN (Africa), Orange (Europe and Asia Pacific), and Visa (Europe), as well as private equity firms including Notion Capital (UK) and MC Ventures (US). Pang has an exptensive international career spanning Europe, the US, Africa and Asia Pacific. He has chaired and spoken at various conferences including at Oxford, Amman, New Delhi and Dubai.
Dr José Luis Cordeiro Advisor/Faculty, Singularity University, NASA Research Park, California, USA; visiting research fellow, IDE-JETRO, Tokyo, Japan; director, The
Millennium Project, Venezuela Node; and founder and president emeritus, World Future Society, Venezuela Chapter Founding Energy
José is the chair of the Venezuela Node of The Millennium Project, energy advisor and member of faculty in Singularity University at NASA Research Park in Silicon Valley, California, founder of the World Future Society's Venezuela Chapter, co-founder of the Venezuelan Transhumanist Association, and former director of the Club of Rome (Venezuela Chapter), the World Transhumanist Association and the Extropy Institute.
Andrew Flanagan Managing director, Digita, Thomson Reuters
Andrew is responsible for Digita...

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