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ABBYY to Lead Sessions on Customer Experience and Content Intelligence at Web Summit 2018

October 25, 2018

The company will demonstrate how content intelligence solutions and technologies help enterprises drive value from their digital processes.

ABBYY®, a global provider of content intelligence solutions and services, today announced its executives were selected to lead several sessions at Web Summit 2018, one of the most influential technology conferences in the world according to leading business publications.

Held in Lisbon, Portugal November 5-8, 2018, Web Summit is exclusively tailored to founders and CEOs of technology companies, fast-growing startups, policymakers and heads of state to discuss new and emerging technology.

In addition to its executives leading sessions, ABBYY will provide demos and consultations at booth E111, FIL 1 showcasing content intelligence solutions capable of extracting data from unstructured content so organizations can gain business value and better understand their customers.

At 11:45 a.m. on November 6, ABBYY Founder and Chairman of the Board, David Yang will lead a panel discussing, “Customer experience: a SaaS company's most important battleground.” The panel will take place on the SaaS Monster Stage at FIL 3. Participants include Alicia Tillman, CMO of SAP, and Amy Pressman, Co-founder of Medallia. All Web Summit attendees are invited to join the audience to gain insights into the future of customer experience in the age of the empowered customer.

At 3:00 p.m. on November 8, David Yang and Bruce Orcutt, Senior Vice President of Product Marketing at ABBYY, will hold a roundtable titled “Two-thirds of employees want to delegate paperwork to robots – can AI and content intelligence assume menial tasks and boost business profits?” Web Summit attendees are invited to join the roundtable and discuss the practical applications of AI to unstructured data, the exponential growth of the RPA market and its effect on the future of work. To join the roundtable, please indicate your interest at and/or contact Catherine Matantseva at

Additionally, Bruce Orcutt will participate in the invitation-only Corporate Innovation Summit for executives actively leading the digital revolution. On November 4, the event will gather people operating at the forefront of the 21st-century enterprise to discuss best practices, challenges and solutions. Senior decision-makers of enterprise and enterprise-focused companies are encouraged to apply to attend Corporate Innovation Summit at

“We look forward to joining CEOs and executives from the world’s biggest and fastest-growing companies to discuss how to move our organizations forward using the latest AI technologies,” comments David Yang. “As a founder of 11 companies, I understand the value of sharing lessons learned with peers from around the world and in various industries. We also look forward to sharing how ABBYY AI and content intelligence solutions can help organizations make sense of the information chaos they have within the enterprise.”

Journalists and analysts interested in speaking with ABBYY executives during Web Summit may contact Catherine Matantseva at to schedule a briefing at an interview booth or at the ABBYY booth E111, FIL 1.


ABBYY is a global leader in intelligent capture driving innovation in the areas of meaningful insights, data, and relationships to improve business outcomes. ABBYY offers a complete range of AI-based technologies and solutions transforming business documents and content into business value. By providing digital transformation solutions to financial services, insurance, transportation, healthcare and other industries, the company helps organizations achieve the next wave of growth by understanding customers and delivering responsive real-time intelligent systems. The flexibility of ABBYY AI solutions enables customers to utilize a diverse range of advanced technologies, platforms and solutions for classification, text analytics, data and entity extraction, and data validation via any communication channel and in any format. ABBYY technologies are used and licensed by some of the largest international enterprises and government organizations, as well as SMBs and individuals. The company maintains offices in Australia, Cyprus, France, Germany, Japan, Spain, Taiwan, the UK, Ukraine, and the United States. For more information, please visit

ABBYY and the ABBYY Logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of ABBYY Software Ltd. Other product names mentioned herein may be trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners and are hereby recognized.

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Catherine Matantseva

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