NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CI&T, the global digital technology solutions partner for the world's biggest companies, is heading back to Austin this year with its newly announced Lean Digital Speedway day of programming taking place at South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive on Monday, March 12 at the Courtyard Marriott in downtown Austin. CI&T's Lean Digital Speedway combines the two best parts of SXSW—panels and fun—with a series of lively panel discussions focused on how companies are transforming themselves to compete in the fast-paced digital world and a speedway-themed interactive lounge experience with virtual reality racing games, signature cocktails and other features.
The curated multi-faceted agenda features the most creative minds in technology, innovation and fintech to discuss Lean Digital cultures, machine learning for exceptional customer experiences, new next-gen tech applications, innovating faster in today's digital economy and more. The six panel discussions throughout the day will include representatives from globally recognized brands, including Anheuser-Busch InBev, Coca-Cola, Johnson & Johnson, Forbes, Prudential, Thorn, KnowTheChain among others.
"For over 20 years, we've been using Lean and Agile methodologies to transform companies into digital enterprises. Because we're passionate about learning fast and teaching others, we're excited to provide a forum to share our experiences again at this year's SXSW Interactive. We will share some practical learnings on how to leverage next-generation technologies and implement processes that people can use immediately to start transforming their organizations and get their ideas to market faster," said Bruno Guicardi, President, CI&T.
To go along with its day of programming, CI&T's Lean Digital Speedway will feature a speedway-themed interactive lounge where SXSW attendees can go between sessions to refuel and recharge. In the lounge, attendees can experience the thrill of auto racing in a virtual reality racing game experience, challenge friends and colleagues in a digital slot car race and enjoy the high-octane coffee bar, signature cocktails, device charging stations and more.
CI&T's Lean Digital Speedway is taking place Monday, March 12 from 9:00am to 7:00pm CST at the Courtyard Marriott Austin Downtown. This is an official SXSW event open to all badge holders.
The full agenda for CI&T's Lean Digital Speedway includes:
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CI&T, the digital technology solutions partner for the world's biggest companies, is a pioneer at Lean Digital Transformation and delivering speed-at-scale through the application of design thinking, Lean methodologies and advanced tech, including Machine Learning/AI, Advanced Analytics, Cloud and Mobility. For over 20 years, CI&T has been a trusted partner for the most complex global engagements inside companies that include Coca-Cola, Johnson & Johnson, AB-InBev, Itaú Bank and Motorola. With over 2,500 digital business strategists, designers and engineers in the USA, Brazil, UK, Australia, Japan and China, CI&T is big enough to scale to the needs of Fortune 100 clients yet agile enough to achieve the speed-to-market today's customers demand. For more information, visit www.ciandt.com. CI&T recently acquired Comrade, operating now as a CI&T company and continuing to operate as a strategy and design agency serving global clients. Learn more at www.comradeagency.com.