The TCS Innovation Forum is a premier, invite-only event that annually engages over 1,000 senior business leaders from Europe, the United Kingdom, North America, Latin America, and Japan. Hosted by TCS’ Chief Technology Officer, the event focuses on innovation and research by way of cutting-edge showcases and a series of sessions comprising speakers of note from business, academia, government, and scientific institutions. The 2019 editions of the event were held in New York, London, Tokyo, and Sao Paolo.
Even while the event has been reimagined digitally in 2020 into a virtual format, as always, perspectives are shared by speakers who continue to inspire. Every edition of Innovation Forum 2020 has been curated by a TCS Pace Port digitally and carries the essence of TCS’ unique Pace™ philosophy -- a unified brand experience that is a powerful blend of TCS’ extensive global research, its innovation hubs, and industry and client knowledge, and contextual mastery to drive growth and transformation.
This thought leadership event has received a resounding response since the time of its launch and has served as a fertile ground for ideation among a diverse group of collaborators from academia, industry, venture capitalists and emerging technology companies.
Over the years, it has witnessed participation from a wide range of industries, spanning Telecom, Banking & Financial Services, Insurance, Travel & Hospitality, Media & Information Services, HiTech, Retail, Life Sciences and more. Executives, key decision-makers and practitioners have been a part of the Innovation Forum journey. Enriching thought leadership is presented at the event by way of panel discussions, demos, industry insights by tech gurus, and videos on research areas in technology. Innovation Forum is that unique opportunity that pulls together industry experts to collectively think about disruptive technologies, learn best practices, and share experiences around emerging technologies and innovative processes.
TCS Innovation Forum themes have revolved around the following subjects over the years:
- 2020: A New Beginning: Purpose-driven, Resilient, Adaptable with Business 4.0
- 2019: Agile. Machine first. Innovation
- 2018: Innovation-driven Business 4.0
- 2017: Being Digital – Innovating for a Smarter, Faster, Lighter Enterprise