Andy Fitze is a Swiss Artificial Intelligence and Industry 4.0 expert and a pioneer in Global Corporate Digital Strategies. He is the co-founder and managing partner of SwissCognitive, a Global AI Hub founded in 2016.SwissCognitive is one of the world’s leaders in providing solutions to issues relating to AI. The company’s core principle, ‘share for success’, provides a means of knowledge and experience sharing with regards to the development, outcome, and impact of cognitive technologies. Since its inception, SwissCognitive has connected to over 150 companies spanning 30 different industries that represent over two million employees.In 2017, Fitze received the Swiss CIO award, while his company, SwissCognitive, was one of the winners of the Swiss ICT Award 2017.Fitze also serves as president of the Swiss IT Leadership Forum and the Service Management Partners. He is also a board member of ICTS Switzerland and SwissICT. He is a member of the Strategic Advisory Board and Speaker at the Berne University of Applied Sciences.Previously, Fitz was Group CIO of RUAG, a position that saw him as a member of the extended Group Executive Board and managing information technology both in a strategic and operational capacity. Prior to RUAG, he was responsible for IT governance at PostFinance. He also lectures at the Bern University of Applied Sciences.During the course of his career, Fitze has led numerous international projects and held various positions pertaining to IT and technical process automation. He has had roles seeing him responsible for strategy, architecture, risk, compliance and process management, and IT security.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Andy Fitze and other top speakers and celebrities.