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May 27 - 29 2020

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Connecting business & innovation digitally

Audience Q&A

Live Polling

Interactive Quizzes

Moderated Q&A

Digital Note-Taking

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SPEAKERS INCLUDE

Brian Solis

Global Innovation Evangelist

 Town Hall Keynotes

 Interactive Panels

 Live Debates

 Breakout Roundtables

 1-to-1 Meetings

Event Format

Eric Chaniot

CDO

Sree Sreedhararaj

CTO

Jay Smith

CIO

Elizabeth Hoemeke

SVP IT


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Audience Engagement

May 27 - 29, 2020

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Thought leadership when it matters most

Shared experiences, ideas and new challenges

Downloadable, actionable takeaways

Leading edge technology and solution providers

Real and powerful connections

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Digital Programme

Opening Remarks

Track 1: Necessity is the Mother of Innovation: Automate Before It's Too Late!

Simou Bouhiyate, VP Global Technology, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Chakravarthi Rebbapragada, Director of IT, GE Power

Jenna Hoffman, CDO, VF Corp

Track 2: The Trade-off Between Innovation and Operational Resiliency: Using AI to Avoid this False Dichotomy

Joe Foley, Numerify

Track 3: Step Up or Step Out: A Defining Moment for the CIO?

Stuart Hill, CIO, Dunlap & Kyle Tire Company

Bas Ursem, VP, Kraton Corp

10.15 - 10.55

11.05 - 12.05

Interactive Panels

Roundtables

Keynote

12.10 - 12.40

Weathering the Storm: Reboot Your Digital Strategy

Robert Janssen, Senior Advisor, Softex

Day 1 - Sessions

1

9.30 - 9.40 ET

Track 1: Scaling at Speed: Creating Agility in a Crisis

Vana Matte, SVP Technology, JB Hunt

Track 2: Maintaining Momentum: Accelerating Innovation Post-pandemic

Magnus Akesson, CIO & VP - GE Power Manufacturing, GE

Track 3: Lessons Learned: Recalibrating Company Culture

Dave Sohigian, CTO NA, Workday

9.40 - 10.10

Keynote

Business Continuity as a Strategic Discipline

Diane Tryneski, Former CTO/CDO, HBO

Vice President of Information

Vice President of Technology

Vice President of Digital

Vice President of Data

Vice President of Analytics

Chief Information Officer

Chief Technology Officer

Chief Digital Officer

Chief Data Officer

Senior Vice President of Information

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Who Attends

Opening Remarks

Track 1: The New Mandate: Doubling Down on Digital Transformation

Sumit Sharma, Senior Director Head of Technology Offerings, IQVIA

Diane Tryneski, Former CTO/CDO, HBO

Rob Milstead, SVP Digital, Genuine Parts Company

Track 2: Driving Self-service Amid Self-isolation: Democratizing IT

Resulticks

Track 3: Redefining the Modern Customer Experience

Nikhil Deshpande, Chief Digital Officer, State of Georgia

Ramdas Narayanan, VP IT, Bank of America

10.15 - 10.55

11.05 - 12.05

Interactive Panels

Roundtables

Keynote

12.10 - 12.40

Why Employee Experience Should Be the CIO's Top Priority

Day 2 - Sessions

2

9.30 - 9.40 ET

Track 1: Scaling at Speed: Creating Agility in a Crisis

Vana Matte, SVP Technology, JB Hunt

Track 2: Maintaining Momentum: Accelerating Innovation Post-pandemic

Magnus Akesson, CIO & VP - GE Power Manufacturing, GE

Track 3: Lessons Learned: Recalibrating Company Culture

Dave Sohigian, CTO NA, Workday

9.40 - 10.10

Keynote

Stop the Data Divide

Opening Remarks

Track 1: COVID-19 is the Final Nail in Legacy's Coffin: Adapting a 'Cloud-first' Strategy

Michael Muncy, CIO, Aveanna

Peter Coccaro, VP Data & Analytics, Multifamily Division, Fannie Mae

Stephen Taylor, CIO, Valley National Bank

Track 2: Don't Waste a Crisis: Improving Your Security Posture

Siddharth Rao, CIO, Axogen

Track 3: Upskilling for Success: Building the IT Teams of the Future

Terry LeDoux, VP Digital Manufacturing, Nestle Purina

Walt Carter, CIO, Homestar Financial

Jenna Hoffman, CDO, VF Corp

10.15 - 10.55

11.05 - 12.05

Interactive Panels

Roundtables

12.10 - 12.40

Day 3 - Sessions

3

9.30 - 9.40 ET

Track 1: Scaling at Speed: Creating Agility in a Crisis

Vana Matte, SVP Technology, JB Hunt

Track 2: Maintaining Momentum: Accelerating Innovation Post-pandemic

Magnus Akesson, CIO & VP - GE Power Manufacturing, GE

Track 3: Lessons Learned: Recalibrating Company Culture

Dave Sohigian, CTO NA, Workday

9.40 - 10.10

Keynote

(Don't) Be All Talk: Improving Your Communication Framework

Eric Michelin, CIO, Michelin

Keynote

More Than Buzzwords: Welcome to the Novel Economy 

Brian Solis, Salesforce