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7:00 AM - 8:00 AM          

Networking Breakfast

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM  

Emerging Technology Council End User Panel:  What Mobile Means Today

Description: Companies are moving from building a handful of apps to scaling to hundreds of apps. In this session, we'll discuss strategies for prioritizing apps, scaling app development and driving mobile engagement. The panelist will also touch on how emerging technologies such as conversational interfaces/chat bots, augmented reality and new devices change how their companies design solutions.

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM          

General Session: Building an IoT Strategy

Description: IoT has deep roots that started with connectivity in the M2M era but it was expensive and complex. Today, companies have access to inexpensive sensors and connectivity, as well as a wide range of IoT platforms. As the foundation technologies for the IoT mature, how can companies move from simply connecting device to building intelligent systems. This presentation/panel will discuss what’s important in building or updating an IoT strategy in 2017.

9:15 AM - 9:50 AM          

General Session Sponsor Panel: Moving from Reactive to Intelligent Security

Description: During this session, you'll learn about the most pressing security risks and how to protect your organization from today’s threats and new threats that could occur as companies embrace IoT and cloud-resident services. Leading security providers will describe the latest approaches to secure the organization across various attack surfaces.

10:00 AM - 12:05 PM      

Vertically Aligned Case Study Presentations

Description: Vertically aligned 25 minute case study sessions. Solution providers and their End User customers discuss challenges faced, strategy, implementation, outcome, and the future.

12:05 PM - 12:40 PM

Networking Lunch

12:40 PM - 1:10 PM

Fireside Chat: Accelerate your business transformation journey with IT services

Description: Business moves, expands, consolidates and disrupts. IT is at the center of these changes and needs solutions to handle transitions rapidly and seamlessly. This session will explore how IT services can help your organization create efficiencies across people, processes and technologies.

1:10 PM - 1:50 PM          

General Session Panel: Super Apps, Micro apps, Instant Apps, Oh My! – Solving the App Challenge in 2017

Description: Mobile and PC operating systems have changed to the point where companies need to fundamentally rethink the design of apps and workflows to support new navigation touch, voice, pen and responsive design. We also need to enable new ways of displaying data such as augmented reality. This session will explore the challenges and opportunities for next generation application design and development that spans from mobile, to PCs, to IoT.

2:10 PM - 3:00 PM          

Vertically Aligned Case Study Presentations

Description: Vertically Aligned 25 minute case study sessions. Solution providers and their End User customers discuss challenges faced, strategy, implementation, outcome, and the future.

3:15 PM - 6:10 PM          

Meeting Zone for 1:1 Meetings

7:00 PM - 7:30 PM          

Cocktail Reception

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM        

Awards Dinner Celebration & Entertainment

Description: An elegant dinner followed by entertainment and an ET6 awards reception.

May 21-23, 2017 | Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass | Chandler, AZ

2017 Agenda

Day 1 - Sunday, May 21, 2017

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM        

Registration

4:00 PM - 4:05 PM          

Conference Welcome

Speaker: Philip McKay, CEO, nGage Events

Description: Welcome to ET6 Exchange 2017!

4:05 PM - 4:30 PM  

Conference Chair Opening Remarks: Building the Intelligent Enterprise

Speaker:  Conference Chair, Maribel Lopez, Founder of Lopez Research LLC,  Co-founder, MRC and Author of Right-Time Experiences

Description: We’ve spent the past decade moving to a mobile-cloud world. Today, companies are refining strategies to capitalize on the value of mobile, cloud and analytics. But what is the next generation of IT? How should companies evolve from being connected, digital enterprises to intelligent enterprises? This keynote will talk about the important trends that will shape the future of business.            

4:30 PM - 4:50 PM

Keynote Presentation

4:50 PM - 5:15 PM

End User Presentation:  Creating Competitive Advantage with Data

Description: Digital transformation, while not new, has changed tremendously with the advent of new technologies for big data analytics and machine learning. The key to most company's digital transformation efforts is to harness insights from various types of data at the right time. In this session, we will discuss how it’s using data to drive competitive advantage.

5:30 PM - 6:00 PM          

Fireside Chat: The Future of Work: Embracing Today’s Innovations with a Path for Tomorrow

Description: We all know that the future of work is anytime, anywhere access to data, applications and services. Yet, we’ve only scratched the surface of what’s to come in changing workplace designs, collaboration tools and the way we access and interpret information. Applications, collaboration, mobility, video and devices have evolved.

6:15 PM - 7:00 PM          

Bird of a Feather Tables:

Six Groups:

Mobile &App Development

Cloud computing

Security

IoT

Cognitive Computing/Analytics.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM          

Welcome Reception & Dinner

An elegant networking reception and dinner for all designed to foster interaction and build relationships.

Day 2  - Monday, May 22, 2017

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM    

Networking Breakfast

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

CIO Executive Council END-USER PANEL:  Defining A Path To Next Generation IT

Moderator: Tim Scannell, Director of Strategic Content, CIO Executive Council

Description: In this session, IT executives will discuss what it takes to build and implement digital transformation strategies in a rapidly changing technology landscape.

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Keynote Presentation: Leveraging The Cloud To Build the IT Infrastructure for the Future

Description: Cloud has moved beyond basic infrastructure to include an enhance IaaS, rich PaaS and a wide range of SaaS apps. The deployment models and geographic support has expanded. Today’s cloud vendors are adding new features at an unprecedented rate. With so much change, This session will address what’s real today and what’s on the horizon for cloud.

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM        

General Session: Managing Devices, Security, Applications and Access in the hyper-connected world

Description: This session will explore how management and security are changing as companies adopt mobile, IoT and connect to the cloud.

9:45 AM - 11:50 AM        

Vertically Aligned Case Study Presentations

Description: Vertically Aligned 25 minute case study sessions. Solution providers and their End User customers discuss challenges faced, strategy, implementation, outcome, and the future.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch

1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Keynote Presentations: What Cognitive Computing, AI and Machine Learning Mean for Your Business

Description: Leaders in the industry will use big data storage and processing with machine learning to deliver near real-time or real-time insights. Cloud resident Data-as-a-Service, machine learning, and sentiment analysis services are examples of new tools to IT must embrace to help fuel new business insights. This keynote will discuss how companies can use the next generation of intelligent systems to deliver business value.

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM          

General Session Panel:  Evolving to Real-time Intelligence (Analytics)

Description: Your company has purchased various cloud computing, mobile, SaaS and analytics services. Yet what you want is need real-time intelligence at your employee's fingertips. In this session, we'll discuss the required infrastructure to realize this vision and strategies for leveraging your existing investments.

2:10 PM - 2:30 PM          

Sponsor Panel: The State of The Art in Cloud: Today and in the Future

Description: Cloud has moved beyond basic infrastructure to include an enhance IaaS, rich PaaS and a wide range of SaaS apps. The deployment models and geographic support has expanded. Today’s cloud vendors are adding new features at an unprecedented rate. With so much change, This session leading vendors will address what’s real today and what’s on the horizon.

2:30 PM - 2:40 PM

Executive Spotlight: Thriving In A Relentlessly Changing Environment

Interviewer: Conference Chair, Maribel Lopez, Lopez Research LLC

Participant: TBD

Description: This session will describe strategies for approaching IT in a rapidly changing technology landscape.

3:15 PM - 6:10 PM          

Meeting Zone for 1:1 Meetings

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM          

Networking Reception, Dinner, & Casino Night

A cocktail networking reception, dinner, and casino games designed to foster interaction and build relationships.

Day 3  - Tuesday, May 23, 2017

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