Infosys Collaborates with Pacific International Lines to Drive Digital Transformation in Logistics Industry

Infosys Collaborates with Pacific International Lines to Drive Digital Transformation in Logistics Industry

PRNewswire Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], February 13: Infosys (NSE: INFY) (BSE: INFY) (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting , today announced its strategic collaboration with Pacific International Lines (PIL) , a leading Singapore-based shipping company with strong networks in Asia, Africa, Middle East, Latin America and Oceania. This collaboration aims to accelerate PIL’s digital transformation initiative and create a positive impact for their key stakeholders across the shipping and logistics ecosystem. Infosys will help revamp PIL’s existing customer portal and deploy a scalable and modern technology platform for them. This will enable PIL to further their ‘Driving Connectivity’ mission, which is aimed at connecting their businesses across the markets that they serve. In addition, PIL’s web and mobile applications will undergo a comprehensive overhaul to simplify user experience and enhance customer engagement. Infosys, with its extensive logistics expertise, will provide a strong technical backbone for the performance and scalability of the revamped portal. The multi-year, multi-phased collaboration seeks to address critical business challenges such as modernizing web and mobile applications, enhancing scalability, and providing advisory services on the latest technology and business trends. Lionel Patrice Chatelet , Chief Commercial Officer, Pacific International Lines (PIL), said, […]

The Path to Lasting Clinical Adoption of Digital Solutions in Healthcare

The Path to Lasting Clinical Adoption of Digital Solutions in Healthcare

The healthcare sector is increasingly turning to digital solutions, leveraging technology to streamline processes, enhance efficiency, and improve patient care. However, the integration and sustained use of these technologies are not without challenges. These include issues with interoperability, data security, user engagement, and regulatory compliance, among others. This article discusses the strategies and considerations essential to the successful and lasting clinical adoption of digital solutions in healthcare. The Potential of AI and LLMs in Healthcare Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Large Language Models (LLMs) are emerging as powerful tools in healthcare, especially in identifying clinical quality measures and coding for risk adjustment. David Lareau, CEO of Medicomp Systems, highlights the need for AI systems to be sensitive to diverse patient backgrounds for accurate and unbiased healthcare support. The use of complementary technologies is also emphasized to maximize the benefits of AI in healthcare. The role of natural language processing (NLP) in converting clinical text into codes and terminologies is also of significance. This can potentially alleviate the burden of creating extensive documentation for patient encounters. However, challenges persist, such as data quality, bias, and the complexity of medical language, which need to be addressed for effective use of AI in […]

eHealth delivers 3 projects for digital transformation of Universal Health Insurance System in 2023

eHealth delivers 3 projects for digital transformation of Universal Health Insurance System in 2023

eHealth, backed by its sister company eFinance Investment Group, announced the completion and delivery of three projects to support the digital transformation of the authority in 2023. These projects are the Historical Claims project in Luxor, the Specialized Technical Services project, and the initial release of the Pricing Platform. eHealth explained that Luxor is one of the first-stage governorates, where the company built a database for historical claims, with an indicators interface and analytical reports. This enables the authority to improve its operational processes and governance of its payments to medical service providers. The second project is specialized technical services for the digital transformation of the Universal Health Insurance System, where eHealth plays a key role in supporting the state’s efforts. The third project is the initial release of the Pricing Platform, which creates an integrated program to automate the pricing operations for services at the General Authority for Comprehensive Health Insurance, using the latest global digital solution technologies. This ensures the efficiency of cost inputs, the management of service lists and comprehensive contracts, and the pricing outputs. This reflects on the sustainability of system services and the profitability of healthcare service providers. The project also provides specialized services […]

Genpact announces latest executive leadership appointments to develop the company’s AI-oriented blueprint

Genpact announces latest executive leadership appointments to develop the company’s AI-oriented blueprint

Going by Genpact’s official website, it’s a global professional services firm Genpact (NYSE: G), a global professional services firm, has announced two new executive leadership appointments. These appointments aim to demonstrate the company’s focus on strengthening its executive team with digital leaders to propel the company into its next chapter of growth, leveraging data, technology, and AI-first principles. According to an official release, Vipin Gairola has been appointed Genpact’s global operating officer and is leading the charge of transforming service delivery for Genpact’s clients by leveraging AI-led solutions. As global operating officer, Gairola is believed to oversee Genpact’s global client operations, analytics, data, technology , across all countries. From what it’s understood, Gairola is part of Genpact’s leadership council and will lead the company’s operations and cost council. Also Read AlgoBharat unveils its Startup Lab program at T-Hub to benefit Web3.0 startups Reportedly, Vidya Rao, chief information officer, Genpact, takes on an expanded role of chief technology and transformation officer. In this role, Rao will seemingly be at the forefront of reimagining Genpact’s internal processes, tools, technologies, and infrastructure with an AI-first approach. Furthermore, Rao is expected to play a role in establishing a data office to fortify Genpact’s […]

The disruption of HR: Green jobs, digital transformation, and liquid workforces

The disruption of HR: Green jobs, digital transformation, and liquid workforces

That said, we are seeing various forces collide that will dramatically change the nature of work over the next decade. Rapid advances in artificial intelligence (AI), generation Z coming of age and joining the workforce, climate change, and globalisation are catalysing massive social and economic changes — and employees and employers alike will need to be adaptable to keep up. Sonia Tshabalala, People Director at Sage Africa and Middle East That said, we are seeing various forces collide that will dramatically change the nature of work over the next decade. Rapid advances in artificial intelligence (AI), Generation Z coming of age and joining the workforce, climate change, and globalisation are catalysing massive social and economic changes — and employees and employers alike will need to be adaptable to keep up. The scale of the disruption ahead could be as dramatic as the Covid-19 lockdowns and the advent of the web. McKinsey forecasts that one in 16 workers may have to switch occupations by 2030. Research from the World Economic Forum found that employers anticipate a labour market churn of 23% of jobs in the next five years – constituting emerging jobs added and declining jobs eliminated. Technology shapes new […]

FTI Consulting boosts digital transformation team

FTI Consulting boosts digital transformation team

NEW YORK – FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NYSE: FCN ), a global business advisory firm, announced the strategic bolstering of its Digital Transformation offering within the Corporate Finance & Restructuring segment by appointing Shubho Ghosh as a Senior Managing Director, alongside Nishi Anand, Dr. Nancy Greenlee, and Nirjhar Ray as Managing Directors. Ghosh, based in New York, brings significant expertise from his previous role as Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer at Verizon (NYSE: VZ ) Business. The newly appointed team is set to enhance the firm’s Business Transformation practice, focusing on developing digital strategies and implementing digital capabilities to foster revenue growth, cost reduction, operational efficiencies, and improved customer satisfaction. Ghosh will also co-lead the firm’s Revenue Transformation capability with Senior Managing Director Sazz Ariyanayagam. Carlyn Taylor, FTI Consulting’s Chief Growth Officer, emphasized the critical nature of digital transformations for organizational success and the value these new leaders will add with their experience in driving major transformations. The firm offers a comprehensive suite of digital transformation services to its clients, aiming to leverage technology in transforming business processes and utilizing artificial intelligence and machine learning tools to bolster decision-making and reduce business risk. Anand, also […]

Customisation revolution: Tailored products upgrading sales and customer satisfaction

Customisation revolution: Tailored products upgrading sales and customer satisfaction

With AI, companies can take customisation to the next level 36% of consumers are willing to pay a premium price for personalised products By Siva Balakrishnan In the realm of AI, businesses are continually seeking ways to stand out from competitors and capture consumer attention. Despite the advancements in services, achieving this goal has become increasingly complex. From offering multi-channel experiences to loyalty programs and 24/7 customer service, organisations strive to provide customers with top-notch experiences. Amidst these trends, one feature gaining traction in the e-commerce landscape is customisation. Customisation goes beyond merely selecting items from a catalog; it involves empowering customers to personalise their purchases and services. This approach fosters a sense of pride and loyalty towards the brand, bridging the gap between businesses and consumers. With AI, companies can take customization to the next level by leveraging data-driven insights to tailor offerings to individual preferences, ultimately enhancing the overall customer experience. Also Read How AI startups are contributing to environment and social impact A new AI feature on LinkedIn will help you stand out from your competitors in 2024 Whale competition heats up in the final rounds of Retik Finance’s (RETIK) presale as stage 8 sells out […]

Genex Infosys and RSGT Bangladesh Partner for Patenga Container Terminal's Digital Transformation

Genex Infosys and RSGT Bangladesh Partner for Patenga Container Terminal’s Digital Transformation

Genex Infosys Limited, a leading IT solutions provider in Bangladesh, establishes a significant Turnkey Based IT Systems & Solutions project partnership with RSGT Bangladesh Limited. The signing ceremony of the agreement took place at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Chattogram Bay View, read a media release. The partnership marks a vital step towards Bangladesh’s digital transformation, particularly in advancing digital capabilities within the port infrastructure and operations. During the agreement signing ceremony, high-ranking officials from both parties were joined by other stakeholders and industry experts. Their collective presence underscored the significance of the occasion. Shahjalal Uddin, CEO and MD (Acting) of Genex Infosys Limited, expressed, “We eagerly anticipate leveraging our technological excellence to assist RSGT Bangladesh Ltd. in digitalizing the operations of Patenga container terminal. It’s an honor and an opportunity for us to contribute to the expanding international trade of our country, aligning with the government’s vision of a Smart Bangladesh in the near future." Abu Taiyab, COO of Genex Infosys Limited, said, "For us, this turnkey project is more than just ticking off a box; it’s both a challenge and an opportunity, and we’re grateful to contribute. Currently in the mix, integrating 18-20 diverse tech components to build […]