Powering the Agile Enterprise
Chicago Agenda
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
7:45 am - 4:30 pmRegistration Open
7:45 am - 8:30 amBreakfast and Conversation
8:30 am - 8:45 amIT Roadmap: Overview and Opening Remarks
Derek Hulitzky, VP, Content Development and Strategy, IDG Communications
8:45 am - 9:15 amLeading Technology Transformation
Glenn Schneider, EVP & CIO, Discover Financial Services
9:15 am - 9:45 amDNS Power Tricks: Rethinking DNS to Improve Application Performance and Resiliency
Collin Woo, Solutions Engineer , Oracle Dyn
9:45 am - 10:15 amThe Cloudification of the Enterprise
Steven Shalita, VP of Marketing , Pluribus Networks
10:15 am - 10:30 amMorning Networking Break
10:30 am - 12:10 pmMorning Breakout Sessions
10:30 am - 11:00 amAdapt, Adopt, and Improve: Pulling Your Multicloud Together
John Burke, CIO and Principal Research Analyst, Nemertes Research
Cybersecurity in a Virtual World
Johna Till Johnson, CEO & Founder, Nemertes Research
Why Analytics are Critical to IoT Success
Zeus Kerravala, Founder & Principal Analyst, ZK Research
Communications and Collaboration in the Digital Workplace
Irwin Lazar, Vice President and Service Director, Nemertes Research
11:05 am - 11:35 amThe Next Evolution of Protection: Introduction to Deep Learning
Brendan Ginty, Sales Engineer , Sophos
Mark Erenz, Enterprise Sales Engineer, Sophos
Rethink Beyond Traditional Networking Toward a Secure Digital Perimeter
Donna Johnson, Director of Product Marketing , Citrix
Empowering the Citizen Developer to Scale Digital Transformation Across the Enterprise
Bre Huston, Technical Specialist, K2
Solution Provider Presentation
11:40 am - 12:10 pmHow the NCAA Leverages Clouds and Analytics to Improve Business Outcomes
Judd Williams, CIO, National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Modernizing the Delivery Model: Moving from Project to Product Management
Marvin Richardson, Divisional SVP of Applications Development, Health Care Service Corporation
IoT and Your Enterprise: A Framework for Starting the Conversation
Jim MacLennan, CIO, IDEX Corporation
Connecting and Inspiring an Agile Business
Cathie Kozik, SVP and CIO , PSAV
12:15 pm - 12:45 pmIT Roadmap Panel of Industry Experts
Bert Soto, VP of Sales, Gluware
Patrick Cahill, Strategic Account Executive, Logitech
Marc Kreppel, Account Executive, Zerto
Mike McGoldrick, VP, Events, IDG Enterprise
12:45 pm - 2:00 pmLunch & Expo (Lunch served until 2:00pm; Expo open until 4:30pm)
1:15 pm - 1:45 pm Expo Hall Theater
Donna Johnson, Director of Product Marketing , Citrix
Collin Woo, Solutions Engineer , Oracle Dyn
Tim Harron, Regional Sales Manager, Skyhigh / McAfee
Mark Erenz, Enterprise Sales Engineer, Sophos
Michael Jett, Strategic Account Executive , VIAVI Solutions
2:00 pm - 3:10 pmAfternoon Breakout Sessions
2:00 pm - 2:30 pmAutomating the Enterprise Network to Gain Agility and Compliance
Michael Haugh, Director of Technical Marketing, Gluware
IT Infrastructure Trends: From On-Prem to the Enterprise Cloud
Paul Boyd, Cloud Solutions Architect, Nutanix
2:40 pm - 3:10 pmApplication Delivery and How to Streamline the Complexity
David Parker, Solution Engineer, VIAVI Solutions
Michael Jett, Strategic Account Executive , VIAVI Solutions
Autonomous Cyber Defense: AI and the Immune System Approach
Leigh Frederick, Cyber Security Account Executive, Darktrace
3:20 pm - 3:50 pmPutting Machine Learning, Cognitive Computing and Robotic Automation to Work
Ken O'Brien, EVP & CIO, RRD
4:00 pm - 4:30 pmReception and Passport Prize Drawings in the Expo
4:30 pmEvent Concludes