Agne Nainyte on How to drive Digital Transformation?Digital Transformation | Process Excellence | Women EmpowermentSome time ago
Although I don't often associate governmental institutions being upfront with new technology adoption, I was pleasantly proved wrong after I finished listening to Microsoft cloud Azure organized webinar on urban development with data. Mathijs van Niel from Tilburg (The Netherlands) city municipality walked us through 3 data projects which were initiated after the organization moved to the cloud. The projects are currently in a prototype phase, but sound promising and interesting for the future: 1️⃣ Undermining crime. By using data from different sources, an algorithm was developed to predict crime location and initiators. 2️⃣ Processional caterpillar. Again an algorithm was developed to identify caterpillar presence which helps to organize pesticides control and warn citizens. 3️⃣ Heat stress. With climate change becoming a bigger problem, helping the most vulnerable ones to cope with heat stress is becoming very relevant. It’s great to see city municipalities in using technology to solve its citizens biggest problems.
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Agne Nainyte on How to drive Digital Transformation?Digital Transformation | Process Excellence | Women EmpowermentSome time ago
This weekend I was cleaning up my cupboards and look what I found - TomTom thingies. This made me wonder how is this company doing these days? After a bit of research I understood that TomTom went through a very impressive digital transformation. They turned from a B2C company selling navigation devices to a B2B data-driven enterprise empowering the future of self-driving cars. These days TomTom lives and breathes big data by collecting 19 trillion anonymous data points in total! This data is being used to solve mobility issues, manage traffic real-time and empower e-vehicles of the future. Truly impressive and inspiring digital transformation by TomTom.
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Agne Nainyte on How to drive Digital Transformation?Digital Transformation | Process Excellence | Women EmpowermentSome time ago
It is becoming more and more evident that business professionals need to collaborate better with IT colleagues and vice versa. There is simply no other way to drive successful digital transformations. So mutual understanding of each other’s work is crucial here. While these days we have quite many online trainings and webinars on technology skills, business understanding for IT professionals is less covered, in my opinion. When I get asked by technology gurus who want to better understand business, I always recommend this book - “Value Drivers” by Mark C. Scott. Even though it doesn’t read like an easy ‘novel’, it provides a great holistic view how to look at business from end2end perspective. Any other book recommendations from others?
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Agne Nainyte on How to drive Digital Transformation?Digital Transformation | Process Excellence | Women EmpowermentSome time ago
Digital transformation heat wave is high these days and it doesn’t seem to go away any time soon! But still so many of those digital initiatives start with huge enthusiasm, yet end up with disappointment. So what can we learn to increase success rates of digital transformations in business organizations? This time I thought to take a look at LEAN thinking and see what inspiration we could take from there. What are your lessons learnt from driving digital transformation? https://nainyte.com/3-lessons-from-lean-thinking-for-every-digital-transformation-process/
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