2017 Speakers

Program

Wed April 26

April 26-27, 2017 at Westin Edmonton
10135 - 100 Street, Edmonton, AB T5J 0N7, Canada

7:30 - 8:30 am Registration and Breakfast (Foyer)
New Members Reception (Yukon Room)
8:30 - 8:45 am Welcoming and Opening Remarks  (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Conference Co-Chairs
8:45 - 9:30 am

OPENING KEYNOTE: The Digital Journey and the Opportunity for CIOs    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Ian Cox, Research Director with Gartner's CIO and author of Disrupt IT

9:35 - 10:20 am

Plenary: Innovation in Canadian Banking    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Dave Mowat, President and CEO, ATB Financial and Glenn Kubish, Director, Media & Story, ATB Financial

10:20 - 10:50 am Networking Coffee Break (Foyer)
10:50 - 11:50 am

Breakout Session 1: The CIO Imperative: Journey to Lightspeed Enterprise   
(British Columbia Room)
Bob Osborn, Chief Technology Officer, ServiceNow

Breakout Session 2: It's Not About Rewriting Your Software. It's About Rewriting Your Company   (Alberta Room)
Paul Chapman, CIO, Box 
11:50 - 1:00 pm Networking Lunch   (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
1:00 - 1:45 pm Plenary: How an innovative approach to workforce mobility is saving the City of Edmonton millions of dollars every year (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
David Booth, CIO, City of Edmonton
1:50 - 3:20 pm

Workshop 1: A Lawyer's Perspective on Big Data and IoT Challenges   (Alberta Room)

Kelly Friedman, Partner, DLA Piper (Canada) LLP

Workshop 2: Take a Step Closer to the Future   (British Columbia Room)

Jonathan Crane, Chief Commercial Officer, IPsoft Inc. and Benjamin Jacob, Vice President, General Manager, Canada, IPsoft Inc.

Workshop 3:  Integrating Digital into the Enterprise   (Yukon Room)

Bill Keyworth, Vice President, Research, IDC Canada

3:20 - 3:50 pm Networking Coffee Break (Foyer)
3:50 - 4:50 pm

KEYNOTE: How to create a mindset of enterprise innovation    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Baba Shiv, Professor Marketing, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University

4:50 - 5:00 pm End of Day Synthesis - What have we learned?    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Conference Chairs
5:00 - 7:30 pm National Beers with Peers (Foyer)

 

Thur April 27

April 26-27, 2017 at Westin Edmonton
10135 - 100 Street, Edmonton, AB T5J 0N7, Canada

7:45 - 8:30 am Registration and Breakfast   (Foyer)
8:30 - 8:45 am Welcome and Opening Remarks      (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Conference Co-Chairs
8:45 - 9:45 am OPENING KEYNOTE: Surviving and Prospering in a Period of Unprecedented Disruption    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Bruce Croxon, Co-Founder, Round 13, Co-Host of The Disruptors, Ex Dragon
9:45 - 10:30 am Plenary: Secret Weapons and CMO Insights for Creating a Digital Business    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Lance Walter, CMO, Capriza, Inc. and Ray Gilbert, Managing Partner, Causal Effects Inc.
10:30 - 11:00 am Networking Coffee Break   (Foyer)
11:00 - 12:00 pm Breakout Session 3: Approach to Digital Transformation   (British Columbia Room)
Yvon Audette, National Leader, IT Advisory, KPMG in Canada
Breakout Session 4:  The Role of CIOs : An Evolving Reality 
(Alberta Room)
Carlos Carreiro, Senior Vice President Business Solutions East and TELUS Quebec
12:00 - 1:15 pm Networking Lunch   (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
1:15 - 2:00 pm Plenary: The Risks Behind the Rewards: What Digital Transformation means for Cyber Security    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Julie Cullivan, CIO and Executive Vice President of Business Operations, FireEye
2:00 - 2:30 pm Networking Coffee Break   (Foyer)
2:30 - 3:30 pm

KEYNOTE: Leading IT transformation into an Industry Disruption    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)
Jay Vijayan, former CIO of Tesla Motors, Founder of a Stealth Startup

3:30 - 3:45 pm Summation and Synthesis - What Have We Learned?    (Manitoba/Saskatchewan Room)