IBM Roundtable

IBM Roundtable

Roundtable - How your firm can benefit from next generation oprisk systems: AI and ML

Thursday, October 22 | 10:00 AM EST

How can organisations improve their Governance, Risk and Compliance landscape by utilising modern technologies such as AI? How can they improve user engagement, data quality and analytics?

Join our upcoming virtual roundtable where we will offer an open discussion with practical takeaways on market trends and insight into IBM’s innovation in this space.

How AI can provide augmented intelligence into the OpRisk process
How you can incorporate external data from piers and market trends
How you can effectively use advanced analytics and Machine Learning to streamline your processes

Frederick J Harris

Head of Cybersecurity Risk, Data Risk and IT Risk - ORM

Société Générale

Christophe Delaure

Senior product manager

IBM OpenPages with Watson

Christophe is responsible for product direction of IBM’ OpenPages Risk Management offerings. He has over15 years of experience in information security and compliance, which includes 10+ years developing and managing comprehensive solutions that address IT security risk and compliance.

His focus at IBM has been on developing applications to automate risk and compliance in collaboration with the IBM Design Thinking practice as well as the Watson teams.

Svetlana Belyalova
Svetlana Belyalova

Head of operational risk management

Rosbank Societe Generale Group

Yuhong Yin

Director, RegTech Engineering


Yuhong Yin is the director of engineering for IBM Regtech Portfolio including OpenPages with Watson, Financial Crimes Insight and Safer Payments, responsible for the Development, Cloud SRE and Client Success. She has proven leadership in strategic, organizational transformation (Agile, Enterprise Design Thinking, DevOps), and in leading innovative product.

She has been successfully driving business process re-engineering, application modernization, technology innovation, AI and machine learning adoption. She was named as the "IBM 2017 Managers Champion" and participated in the "2018 Catalyst Award" interview process.  She holds a master’s degree from MIT Sloan Business School in system design and management.

Arun Kumar

Senior Technical Staff Member

IBM Research

Dr Arun Kumar is Senior Technical Leader at IBM Research, where he co-leads Security and Compliance strategy for IBM’s Hybrid Cloud. He is a member of the prestigious IBM Academy of Technology, holds more than 35 international patents and has co-authored a similar number of peer-reviewed publications. He has delivered several invited talks at reputed international conferences and other venues.

Apart from building innovative products and services from the ground up, Dr Kumar enjoys conversations with customers usually leading to pragmatic solutions for their pain points. He has worked closely with banking, telecom and IT customers from multiple countries. Presently, he operates at the intersection of Cloud and AI with a focus on Regulatory Compliance.

He can be reached on LinkedIn at

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