Building the Dynamic Enterprise
 
Washington, D.C. Agenda
Thursday, December 7, 2017
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 Enterprise Events
8:45 am - 9:15 amWhy Biometrics are the Future of Security
Brian Cobb, CTO, Brown Advisory
9:15 am - 9:45 amThe Future of Communication
James Roth, VP of Sales, Vonage
9:45 am - 10:15 amModernizing Infrastructure with Software Defined Approaches
Gerard Svartz, Sr. Solution Marketing Manager, Dell EMC
10:15 am - 10:30 amMorning Networking Break
10:30 am - 12:10 pmMorning Breakout Sessions
10:30 am - 11:00 amReimagining Your Network and Infrastructure for the Cloud-Powered Enterprise
Irwin Lazar, Vice President and Service Director, Nemertes Research
Achieving World Class Information Security
John Burke, CIO and Principal Research Analyst, Nemertes Research
The Future of Work: How AI Transforms Personal Productivity, Team Collaboration and Business Processes
Alan Lepofsky, Analyst, Constellation Research, Inc.
DevOps: Best Practices for Improving Speed and Quality
Stephen Elliot, VP, Research, IDC
11:05 am - 11:35 amTransforming Your Data Center Network to be Cloud-Ready
Steve Shalita, VP of Marketing , Pluribus Networks
Leveraging Artificial Intelligence to Stop Today’s Threats
Kerry Albert, Channel Sales Engineer , Sophos
DNS Power Tricks: Rethinking DNS to Improve Application Performance and Resiliency
Gary Sloper, Head of Global Sales Engineering & Customer Success, Edge Cloud, Oracle Dyn
11:40 am - 12:10 pmImproving Customer Satisfaction with Digital Innovation
Goutam Kundu, CIO, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority
DataOps: Where is Data in Your DevOps Value Chain?
Jason Anders, Technology Director, Fannie Mae
Transforming the Customer Experience with IoT
Vennard Wright, CIO, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission
12:15 pm - 12:45 pmIT Roadmap Panel of Industry Experts
Jeff Wootton, Presales Manager, East & Federal, Delphix
Richard Eskelund, Principal Systems Engineer , Extreme Networks
Mike Warstler, Account Executive, Zerto
12:45 pm - 2:00 pmLunch & Expo (Lunch served until 2:00pm; Expo open until 4:30pm)
1:15 pm - 1:45 pmExpo Hall Theater
Regis Dean, Account Executive, Extreme Networks
Jarrod Tsukada, Federal Principal Engineer, Ixia
Kerry Albert, Channel Sales Engineer , Sophos
2:00 pm - 3:10 pmAfternoon Breakout Sessions
2:00 pm - 2:30 pmIT Infrastructure Trends: From On-Prem to the Enterprise Cloud
Juan B. Giusti, Senior Systems Engineer , Nutanix
Connecting Your Workforce to Empower Your Business
Eyal Novotny, Sales Engineer, RingCentral Inc.
Why You Need to Know About Composable Infrastructure
Steve Conner, VP of Sales, Cloudistics
2:40 pm - 3:10 pmLeveraging RFID and the Internet of Things for Secure Document Management
Michael Hoffman, VP, Innovation and Growth Strategy Leader, Bank of New York Mellon
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmReception and Passport Prize Drawings in Expo
4:00 pmEvent Concludes