Last week, K2 held its worldwide virtual event, FastFWD which featured insights from industry leaders, K2 experts, and our amazing customer and partner community.
The event packed a lot of information into three days dedicated to helping you unleash the power of intelligent process automation—here’s a quick recap of what we learned and links to every session below.
You can still access every session on-demand by registering today at K2FastFWD.com.
Key points from the FastFWD Worldwide Virtual Event
The three-day event featured valuable insights into the future of process automation, K2’s product roadmap, and how the K2 customer and partner community are driving digital transformation. There were several key points that bubbled up from the sessions, including:
- Digitizing processes will matter more than ever as the COVID-19 crisis continues—and well beyond this period.
- Around 54% of business leaders surveyed by Forrester are looking to drive end-to-end digital transformation, while one-third of businesses are looking at process improvement as a way to directly support that transformation.
- Intelligent process automation is being utilized by organizations in every industry to gain a competitive advantage and drive transformation.
- Automation initiatives should focus on outcomes first, not just on technologies.
- K2 is focused on 4 innovation themes within its product roadmap: journey to the cloud, digital-first experiences, ecosystems & community, and value through solutions.
- K2 will focus on providing access to more out-of-the-box solutions for mission-critical processes available through a new private and public marketplace.
- Organizations from industries around the world are using K2 to deliver operational efficiency, increase visibility, cut costs, and much more.
For more details into these insights, register for FastFWD to access all the sessions, or check out the individual sessions in the links below.
Keynotes from the event featured insights from K2 leaders as well as Rob Koplowitz of Forrester. See the full sessions and Q&A by registering now at the link below.
- K2 Business Update: Commitment to Innovation and Business Impact
Evan Ellis kicked off the event with an update on K2 and our business continuity plan, highlighting the ways we’re continuing to support our amazing customers throughout this crisis. Evan emphasized K2’s commitment to solving mission-critical problems for organizations worldwide.
- The Future of K2 Software: Today, Tomorrow and Beyond
Burley Kawasaki, Chief Product Officer of K2, discussed the 4 innovation themes guiding K2’s product roadmap: journey to the cloud, digital-first experiences, ecosystems & community, and value through solutions. He also introduced 2 new out-of-the-box solutions for intelligent case management and intelligent document automation.
- Forrester: How to Thrive in a Digitized World
Rob Koplowitz, VP & Principal Analyst at Forrester, discussed how to thrive in a digitized world, touching on the current process imperative as well as today’s technology landscape, emphasizing the need to put outcomes over technologies when planning a digital transformation.
As Burley introduced in his keynote, K2 is making investments around 4 major themes in 2020. Register today to dig into these new capabilities and features in the session links below.
- The Future of Applications in K2
Anthony Petro, Principal Product Architect at K2, introduced the community to a new product offering that will change the way customers build K2 apps in the future. K2’s new app model was derived from the desire to help customers build, manage, secure, and share applications.
- Evolution of K2 SmartForms for Modern Experiences
Codi Kaji, Group Product Manager for Digital-First Experiences at K2, discussed investments we’re making in SmartForms to help you build modern experiences for K2 solutions. Codi introduced several new features to allow for better extensibility of the design experience, including dynamic themes, SmartForms SDK, custom controls, and progressive web apps.
- Accelerating Your Journey to K2 Cloud
Jason Trent, Group Project Manager for K2 Cloud, covered investments K2 is making to help customers accelerate their journey to the cloud. We’re announcing two new programs to assist in this cloud migration: Cloud Native and Managed K2.
- Extensibility in the Cloud
Mike Talley, Group Product Manager of Ecosystems at K2, reviewed the investments K2 is making to help customers extend K2 Cloud in order to add new functionalities to fit their needs. This includes a brand-new app marketplace, and expanded way to push and pull data to and from K2 Cloud, a new event platform, and new extensibility SDK and services.
We highlighted K2-based solutions, including two new out-of-the-box solutions for intelligent document automation and intelligent case management. Follow the links to register and see full product demos and detailed information about these solutions.
Product Tips & Tricks
K2 experts shared tips and tricks to help you get the most from key features of K2’s process automation platform. Click on the links below to register and learn more.
Customer Spotlights and Panels
We heard from our customer community about how they use the K2 platform to innovate and drive digital transformation across their organizations. Follow the link to register and learn more.
The technology giant uses K2 to drive operational efficiency for its 450+ global digital stores.
- Bidvest SACD
This company-wide digital transformation was powered by K2.
The hotel and restaurant company is ensuring the safety of hotel guests and teams across the UK.
- Shine Lawyers
The firm is delivering the ultimate customer experience through intelligent process automation.
- Reliance Jio
India’s top telco leverages K2 to gain a competitive advantage.
- Ballast Nedam
The construction company uses K2 for construction quality assurance and employee health and safety.
The health food company is supporting health and happiness with K2.
- Cimex Invest
K2-based processes keep Cimex Invest’s operations running smoothly and improve process efficiencies.
Evonik increases output and performance with a SAP Financial Service and Fixed Asset Management app.
- K2 Customer Panels
These panels offered tips, tricks, and real-world guidance from the customer community.
Follow the links to register for sessions from K2’s Solution Partners and Technology Alliance Partners, and learn how you can get the most from your investment in K2.
Accelerate your hyperautomation journey with enterprise RPA for all.
Use digital intelligence to set priorities in the new urgency of digital transformation.
Enable secure, low-code process automation in SAP.
Convert your current PDF, InfoPath and Word forms to K2 SmartForms in seconds.
Digitally transform your CapEx lifecycle.
Easily transform K2 SmartForms into native mobile apps.
Deliver K2 apps in a cost-effective manner and future-proof your K2 investment.
Drive digital transformation from legacy systems.
To register today and access all the on-demand sessions, visit K2FastFWD.com today.