Tue April 14

April 14-15, 2015 at Vancouver Convention Centre
1055 Canada Place, West Building, 3rd Floor, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

7:30 - 8:30am Registration and Hot Breakfast
8:30 - 8:45am

Welcome and Conference Road Map
Conference Chairs

8:45 - 9:30am

OPENING KEYNOTE: Digital Leadership (Room 301)
Abbie Lundberg - President, Lundberg Media

9:35am - 10:20am PLENARY SESSION: MEC’s Digital Business Transformation (Room 301)
David Labistour - CEO, Mountain Equipment Co-op
10:20 - 10:50am Networking Coffee Break
10:50 - 12:05pm

BOARD PANEL: Stop Talking about Technology and Talk about Business: Board of Directors’ Expectations of the CIO (Room 301)

Moderator: Victoria Withers - Director of Board, BlueShore Financial, VCH and VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation
Catherine Aczel Boivie - Executive in Residence, Beedie School of Business, Simon Fraser University
Eugen Klein - Principal, Klein Group Royal LePage City Centre
Doug Brownridge - COO IJL Canada; Chairman Aprio Governance Software; Director: Coast Capital, Polar Windows, & Canlan Ice Sports

12:00 -1:00pm Networking Lunch
1:00 - 2:00pm Breakout Session: (Room 301)
The Transformation of the CIO from IT Manager to Managed Services Provider
Carlos Carreiro - Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Telus

Breakout Session: (Room 306)
Build Services Not Silos: A Salesforce Vision for the Next 15 Years

Chris Makkreel- Director Solution Engineering, Salesforce.com

2:00 - 2:45pm Plenary Speaker:

Strengthening the CMO-CIO Relationship to Drive Customer Experience (Room 301)
Andrew Zimakas - CMO, Tangerine

2:45 - 3:05pm

Networking Coffee break

3:05 - 4:00pm

CLOSING KEYNOTE: Leading in a Transparent World (Room 301)

Steve Cadigan - Founder, Cadigan Talent Ventures
4:00 - 5:00pm

DRAGON'S DEN: (Room 301)
Presenters Profiles (PDF, 1MB)

5:00 - 5:10pm

End of day synthesis-What have we learned? (Room 301)

Conference Co-Chairs
5:10 - 7:00pm



Wed April 15

April 14-15, 2015 at Vancouver Convention Centre
1055 Canada Place, West Building, 3rd Floor, Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

7:45 - 8:30am Registration and Hot Breakfast
8:30 - 8:45am Welcoming and Opening Remarks (Room 301)
Conference Chairs
8:45 - 9:45 am

OPENING KEYNOTE: Implementing an Open Culture through Collaborative Technology (Room 301)
Dan Pontefract - Chief Envisioner, Telus

9:45 - 10:30am PLENARY: Help Me Obi Wan – You’re My only Hope: Four Cyber Security Innovations to Give You Courage (Room 301)
Rick Howard - CSO, Palo Alto Newtorks
10:30 - 11:00am Networking Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:00pm Breakout Session 3: (Room 301)
Facing the CIO's Dilemma: Relevance
Scott Greenlay - National Director Technology Consulting, MNP

Breakout Session 4: (Room 306)

""Click on anything!” – Micro-virtualization Enables Endpoints to Protect Themselves by Design

Simon Crosby Co-Founder & CTO Bromium Inc.

12:00 - 1:15pm Networking Lunch
1:15 - 2:45pm

Workshop 1 (Room 306)
What do Directors Expect from CIOs? What Should CIOs expect from Directors:Building better boards and better IT governance
Dr. Michael Parent - Simon Fraser University

Workshop 2 (Room 301)
Leading Transformational Change and High Performing Teams

Adam McCormac - Executive Programs, Gartner
Jeff Wyton - Executive Partner, Gartner

Workshop 3 (Room 302-303)
Digital Business Transformation, What it Means for the CIO

Brian Baker - Principal Advisor, CIO, Forrester Research
Workshop 4 (Room 304-305)
What CEO’s Want – Preparing Yourself and Your Team to Meet IT’s Business Challenges.

Caroline Jellinck - Senior Client Partner, Korn Ferry
2:45 - 3:15pm Networking Coffee Break
3:15 - 4:15pm CLOSING KEYNOTE:
The Wolf in CIO's Clothing (Room 301)

Tina Nunno - Vice President, Gartner Fellow, Gartner
4:15 - 4:30pm Summation and Synthesis - What can we do next? (Room 301)

Conference Chairs lead discussion with members in attendance

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