Speakers

Roxanne Austin
Board of Directors
Target
Biography

Alex Bard
CEO
Campaign Monitor
Biography

David Chaiken
CTO
Altiscale
Biography

Bhaskar Chakravorti
Founding Director, Senior Associate Dean
Institute for Business in the Global Context, The Fletcher School at Tufts University
Biography

Rick Chavez
Digital Business Advisor, Former GM
Marketing Solutions, Microsoft
Biography

Michael Chui
Partner
McKinsey Global Institute
Biography

Aron Dutta
Global Head of Financial Markets Strategy Office of the CEO-New Frontiers Team Cisco
Biography

Richie Etwaru
CDO
IMS Health
Biography

Tom Frangione
COO
Greylock Partners
Biography

Dominique Giannoni
CEO
Thales Inflyft Experience
Biography

Vijay Gurbaxani
Founding Director
The Center for Digital Transformation
Biography

Julie Hill
Board of Directors
Anthem
Biography

Brian Niccol
CEO
Taco Bell
Biography

Tom Pincince
President and CEO
Digital Lumen
Biography

David Rose
CEO
Ditto Labs
Biography

Bill Ruh
CEO, GE Digital and Chief Digital Officer
GE
Biography

Vivek Sharma
SVP, Digital Guest Experience
Disney Parks and Resorts
Biography

Larry Smarr
Director
California Institute for Telecommunications and IT (Calit 2)
Biography

Raj Talluri 
SVP, Product Management,
Qualcomm Technologies
Biography

Charlotte Yarkoni
President, Telstra Software
Grounp and Co-founder, muru-D
Biography

Xavier Zhang
VP, Solutions and Growth
Krux Digital
Biography

 

Program

8:00 AM
Registration
8:45 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Andy Policano, Director, Center for Investment and Wealth Management, Dean’s Leadership Circle Professor, The Paul Merage School of Business and Board of Directors, Rockwell Collins and Badger Meter

9:00 AM

Disruption is Closer Than You Think

Industries are being disrupted, often by companies from the outside. What do you need to watch out for in your industry? How do you leverage digital technologies to succeed?

9:30 AM

Reinvention at Scale: A Conversation with Bill Ruh, CEO of GE Digital & Chief Digital Officer at GE

Incumbent businesses are reinventing themselves with new strategies, business models and competencies. Hear Bill Ruhdescribe the transformation at GE, one of the world’s largest digital industrial companies.

10:10 AM

Business Impact of the Internet of Things

We live in a world where more and more data becomes available through sensors, smart phones, and other devices. This panel will examine how we can leverage IoT data to build new business models for the physical world.

10:55 AM
Networking Break
11:25 AM

Transformation Begins at the Top

Senior executives and Boards of Directors need a new set of leadership skills to successfully spearhead digital initiatives. How much digital savvy do they need? How do they manage risk? Hear CEO and board member perspectives from 3 leading companies.

12:10 PM
Lunch
1:10 PM

The Magic of Digital: A Conversation with Vivek Sharma, SVP, Digital Guest Experience, Disney Parks & Resorts

Disney has enhanced the guest experience by investing in sophisticated technology. Learn from Vivek Sharma how this breakthrough initiative is helping Disney raise the bar for customer experience at its theme parks.

1:50 PM

Lessons on Innovation

Bhaskar Chakravorti, Founding Director, Institute for Business in the Global Context, The Fletcher School at Tufts University

2:05 PM

Ideating, Incubating and Integrating Digital Innovation

Who owns digital strategy? How should businesses envision their digital future? Who is responsible for generating ideas and implementing them? Learn from the example of experienced executives who are in the midst of reinvention.

2:50 PM

Networking Break

3:25 PM

Managing in a World of Constant Change

Continuous technology advancement offers the potential for ongoing disruption. Learn how companies must build new management systems – culture, recruitment, rewards – that acknowledge this new reality and encourage innovation and risk-takers.

4:10 PM

What’s Next: Looking into the Future

We are on the verge of scientific and business breakthroughs as superfast computing and high-speed networks converge. Hear what opportunities will become available for businesses.

4:55 PM

Closing Remarks

5:00 PM

Cocktail Reception

Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

HCL Technologies - Platinum Sponsor

Gold sponsors

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Silver sponsors

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