Interview with Sandeep Raut, Founder & CEO - Going Digital
Key Topics: Digital Transformation, Analytics
Location: Mumbai, India
Interview published in Onalytica
HOW DID YOU GET TO BECOME AN EXPERT IN DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
I had started writing my own blog simplified analytics since 2011. I read a lot about the digital transformation from various blogs and tweets to keep me updated. I have conducted several customer workshops on digital transformation maturity assessment, customer journey mapping & digital road map development.
Various publications like IDG, Onalytica, Thiners360, Enterprise Management 360 have recognized me top 10 influencers and the thought leader in digital transformation.
WHAT AREAS OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION ARE YOU MOST PASSIONATE ABOUT?
Digital Transformation vision setting, Maturity assessment, customer journey mapping & multi-year multi-wave digital road map development.
WHICH DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION INFLUENCERS INFLUENCE YOU?
Ronald van Loon, Brian Solis, Dion Hinchcliffe, Daniel Newman, Mike Quindazzi, Vala Afshar, Evan Kirstel, Tamara McCleary
OUTSIDE OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WHO ELSE INFLUENCES YOU?
Data Science – Kirk D Borne, KDnuggets
IoT – Evan Kirstel
HOW WOULD YOU DESCRIBE YOUR OFFLINE INFLUENCE
I have been a keynote speaker at various events including India Big data analytics summit and various B schools in Mumbai.
WHAT ARE GOING TO BE THE KEY DEVELOPMENTS IN THE INDUSTRY IN THE NEXT 12 MONTHS?
Artificial intelligence based digital transformation will be key. Everything we do will have some aspect of AI.
IF A BRAND WANTED TO WORK WITH YOU, WHAT ACTIVITIES WOULD YOU BE MOST INTERESTED IN COLLABORATING ON?
Whitepapers, webinars, speaking.