Siara Nazir is an award-winning global marketer and media leader who has pioneered AI-based strategies for marketing programs at Autodesk. She’s led digital transformation for two Fortune 500 companies and her strategies have been featured in several industry publications including Forrester and DM News. She’s a speaker at various industry conferences, most recently invited by the Wall Street Journal to speak at their inaugural Executive Forum on Artificial Intelligence in New York. She’s won several industry awards for her approach and vision on marketing and most recently was the recipient of the Equality Impact Award for women in tech who have broken barriers and generally changed their industries for the better. Currently, Siara is Head of Digital Marketing at Autodesk.View the profile
About the talk
These days, AI is ubiquitous - powering everything from Alexa to mobile apps - but too many marketers are ignoring it, mostly because they don’t understand it. Autodesk, however, didn’t make that mistake. They invested in learning how AI could help their business, and discovered more than a few creative ways AI could drive their demand generation goals, breakthrough periods of stagnant growth, and ultimately quadruple their conversions and double their content engagement. Just ask Siara Nazir. In this session, she’ll you cold, hard best practices for leveraging AI to create and convert traffic, including some hard-won tips for choosing the right vendor she learned along the way!
00:33 Understanding Artificial Intelligence
03:27 Audtodesk’s Growth Goals
05:25 Optimization and tests
06:30 Stay Curious about AI
08:42 How Autodesk collects data?
10:11 Engagement with AI Chatbot
14:38 Intent is the key to success in AI
15:35 The Arc of Optimization
16:14 Evaluate Vendors of AI
17:54 Resources to learn from
19:15 Focusing on converted customers
20:35 Benefit of AI in non-brand market
22:00 Is it better to develop or buy AI products?
23:25 Google Dialogue Flow
24:22 Impact of GDPR
Thank you so much for that nice introduction. 00:00 Thanks everybody for joining my session second day of the growth marketing conference, 00:02 hopefully y'all are. 00:07 Learning a lot and taking away a lot. 00:07 Hopefully I can add to a little bit of what you have. 00:11 Already learned and you can learn a little bit about artificial intelligence and began to understand its applications to your business in your market. 00:14
So not sure if you all have watched frozen or not the second. 00:25 The second version of frozen that just released recently but you may have? 00:30 Notice the new character being unveiled in this part called the water horse and the water horse actually was. 00:36 Developed and made by Autodesk software so from bridges to buildings to motion picture animation. 00:44 Autodesk software is actually generated. 00:53 A lot of the things that are in everyone's daily lives. 00:56
Anne it's no surprise. 01:00 You know one of the things that artists kind of think about when they use our software. 01:00 You know the limits are really yours. 01:07 My own imagination, so it's no surprise that a lot of that thought begins to leak into all parts of the organization. 01:08 And this is where you know, 01:17 everyone is curious about new technology. 01:18 We're constantly learning about things like artificial intelligence. 01:21
Everyone's trying to understand it not only are we trying to understand it as marketers, 01:25 but a lot of companies are trying to develop tools. 01:30 That you know propelled them into the next century or decade in terms of helping you know all of us marketers out there convert. 01:33 And find demand, but you know, 01:44 there are opportunities within artificial intelligence. 01:46 There are vast opportunities. 01:50 There's also a lot of confusion. 01:50
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