Gartner – Finovate09 Interview #5: Stessa Cohen, Research Director

Finovate2009-LogoAs you all know, I was very much looking forward to participate to my third finovate event.

And what a day! Kudos to Jim BrueneEric Mattson , and the rest of their team for putting together such a smooth event with hardly no technical glitches.

I invite you to check my wrap up on Visible Banking, add yourself to the list of tweeps @ FInovate09 (for those you attended the event), check the pictures and videos I shot at the event (and add yours) on the Visible Banking Facebook Page.

16 Video Interviews
I have been incredibly busy while staying in NYC. Indeed, I managed to shoot 16 video interviews between Monday 28th and Wednesday 30th September.  I will be posting all of them on my blog soon. Stay tuned!

If you can’t wait to watch them, I invite you to visit my Dailymotion page andthe Visible Banking Facebook page.

Interview #5 – Gartner: Stessa Cohen, Research Director
Do I really have to introduce Gartner? Gartner is the leading global provider of independent and objective technology related research and advice (from their twitter bio)

You can find Gartner on twitter @Gartner_inc, on facebook, and on the Gartner Blog Network.

Stessa Cohen, Research Director
StessaStessa is a research director in Gartner, where she is part of the Banking Industry Advisory Service. Her areas of expertise are in front-office banking technologies and trends and topics such as financial social networks, multichannel integration, mobile banking and mobile financial services.

I invite you to read a couple of articles Stessa wrote in the last 12 months on social media and social lending:
The Case for Building a Social Media Strategy
P2P Social Lending Networks Morph Into Investment Networks

You can also find Stessa on twitter @stessacohen.

I invite you to watch my interview with Stessa.


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Written by Christophe Langlois

Based in London, Christophe is an entertaining social media keynote speaker and a trusted advisor to the global financial services industry on the topics of social media, social business and digital innovation.

Christophe has contributed to over 140 events in 18 countries.

Currently, Christophe is 'Social Media Senior Managing Consultant' at IBM Interactive Experience. He's also a Digital Advisor at the Financial Services Forum and the Moller Centre (part of the Churchill College in Cambridge).

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