2018 Spring Conference schedule

 

Time Description Presenter
7:15 a.m. CIO Breakfast (by invitation)  
7:45 a.m. Registration and Continental breakfast in Exhibit Area  
  Dedicated Expo Time  
8:30 a.m. Welcome and opening remarks  
8:40 a.m. Keynote Address by Gartner Bruce Robertson
9:25 a.m. Break  
9:40 a.m. Workshops, 1st session  
  Transform Track Digital transformation: How to be both operator & intrapreneur Chris Heim, Rimage
  Protect Track (T) The building blocks of automated driving VSI Labs, Phil Magney
  Innovate Track (T) Blockchain: Digging past the hype to look at platform design and uses James Mitchell, Bitwise IO

David Duccini, Silicon Prairie Portal & Exchange

Diane Rucker, Silverbow Consulting

  Innovate Track Supercharging customer engagement with AI Scott Litman, Equals 3
10:25 a.m. Break  
10:40 a.m. Workshops, 2nd session  
  Transform Track Target’s journey: Immersive learning & enterprise coaching Travis Klinker & Stacie Peterson, Target
  Innovate

Track

What computers understand and what we think they understand Charese Smiley & Frank Schilder,

Thomson Reuters

  Protect

Track (T)

Ensuring a trusted Internet of Things Josh Jabs, Entrust Datacard
  Innovate

Track

Demystifying Blockchain – Application in the real world PJ Johnson, Microsoft
11:25 a.m. Dedicated Expo Time. Expo open thru lunch  
12:00 p.m. Lunch  
1:00 p.m. Workshops, 3rd session  
  Transform

Track

Digital transformation: Journey of two industry giants Lawrence Wang, Cargill

Ashley Daniels, Best Buy

Rod Hicks, Best Buy

  Protect

Track

Battling cyber threats in the Energy sector Steven J. Brown, Xcel Energy
  Innovate

Track (T)

Big data: Map-reduce, genomics and other research applications Jon Trantham, Seagate Technology
  Innovate

Track (T)

Artificial intelligence in a material world Deepti Pachauri, Ph.D & Jamal Afridi, Ph.D, 3M
1:45 p.m. Break/Dedicated Expo Time. Expo closes at 2:15  
2:15 p. m. Workshops, 4th session  
  Transform

Track (T)

Agile + Design Thinking = Getting customer-centered Lisa Helminiak, Azul Seven

Jeff Sussna, Sussna Associates

Tara Swanson, C.H. Robinson

Denny Royal, Azul Seven

  Protect

Track

Life Science cyber security perspectives Ken Hoyme, BSCI

Denis Foo Kune, Mayo Clinic

Chris Perkins, Medtronic

Optum

  Innovate

Track (T)

Data Lake Architecture: What problems does it solve? Matt Stenzel, Microsoft
  Protect

Track

Protecting food from source to table Dr. Amy Kircher, Food Protection & Defense Institute
3:00 p.m. Break  
3:15 p.m. Keynote Address by Microsoft Stacy Trackey Meagher
4:00 p.m. Reception  
5:00 p.m. Conference Ends  

 

Key to Workshop Tracks

  • Transform – Highlighting examples of digital transformation
  • Protect – Highlighting advances in security
  • Innovate – Highlighting emerging technologies

Workshops with a (T) are geared to a technical audience

 

 

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