Pre-Conference: Wednesday, March 6, 2012 – Room 221 & Room 219

Agenda for Pre-Conference CIO Strategic Briefings

These briefings are for an audience qualified in advance.
If you are a CIO VP, director, manager of IT or an end user organization business executives and would like to attend these meetings, please contact Deb Klein. Seating is extremely limited.

Non-sponsoring service providers and vendors will not be permitted to attend these sessions.
This agenda is as of 01/28/13 and is subject to change.

An agenda builder will be emailed to those attendees that qualify to attend so that they can plan their sessions and we can gage attendance.

7:00 am

Registration opens and continental breakfast

Registration and breaks will take place on the second floor.

8:00 – 8:10 am

Opening remarks – Room 221

Mike Klein, Fusion Producer, Editorial Director & CEO, WTN Media

Opening remarks – Room 219

Conference Chair: Rick Davidson, Founder & CEO, Cimphoni

8:10 – 9:00 am

The journey from IT infrastructure builder to IT service broker – Room 221

Mitch Northcutt, Vice President of Consulting, Ahead
Moderator: Mark Baker, CIO, Wipfl LLP

The Evolving Cybersecurity Threat Landscape – Are You the Next Target? – Room 219

Kevin Haley, Director of Product Management, Symantec
Moderator: Davor Grgic, CIO & Vice President-Sustainability, Kohler Co.

9:10 – 10:00 am

How Can You Innovate With Cloud-Based Service Models? – Room 221

Chris Pope, Sr. Director of Product Management, ServiceNow
Moderator: Guy Ringle, SVP Information Systems, WPS Health Insurance

Yes! You can drive business performance through Data Governance – Room 219

Jim Orr, Global Marketing, Information Builders, Inc.
Moderator: Greg Pfluger, AVP Business Systems Transformation, American Family Insurance

10:05 – 10:25 am

Networking break

10:30 – 11:20 am

The Mobile Evolution – Systems vs. Apps – Room 221

Bob Kennedy, Vice President, Strategic Service, Compuware
Moderators: Bentley Curran, VP of Digital Business and CIO, Brady Corporation
Brent Leland, CIO, Trek Bicycle Corp.

Disruptive Data Science – How Data Science and Big Data are Transforming Business, IT and People – Room 219

Annika Jimenez, Senior Director, Analytics and Data Science, Greenplum
Moderator: Phil Shelley, CTO, Sears Holdings Corporation

11:30 – 12:30 pm

Lunch – Dining Room

12:30 – 1:20 pm

Journey to Co-Creation: Making Open Innovation a Process, not a Project – Room 221

Peter Coffee, Vice President and Head of Platform Research,
Bentley Curran, VP of Digital Business and CIO, Brady Corporation
Moderator: James Tantaro, Solution Engagement Director,

The next Generation Z. Are we Ready? – Room 219

Austin Park, VP of Infrastructure Services, PDS
Moderator: David Cagigal, CIO, WI Dept. of Administration

1:30 – 2:20 pm

Getting Beyond Sync & Share: How Collaboration Changes the Game – Room 221

Whitney Bouck, General Manager, Box Enterprise, Box, Inc.
Moderator: Rick Davidson, President & CEO, Cimphoni

Big Data Essentials and the Economics of Information – Room 219

Douglas Laney, Research VP, Gartner
Moderator: Phil Shelley, CTO, Sears Holdings Corporation

2:25 – 2:40 pm

Networking break

2:45 – 3:15 pm

Enterprise Mobile Strategies & Beyond: Finding Fundamental Opportunities in the Hype Cycle – Room 221

J Schwan, CEO, Solstice Mobile
Moderators: Bentley Curran, VP of Digital Business and CIO, Brady Corporation and
Brent Leland, CIO, Trek Bicycle Corp.

Understanding True TCO: Time to Ongoing Value – Room 219

Jim Holincheck, VP – Services Strategy and Marketing, Workday
Moderator: Rick Davidson, President & CEO, Cimphoni

3:25 – 4:15 pm

The Future Practice of Marketing: CMO-CIO’s Shared Agenda – Room 221

Alisa Maclin, VP of Marketing for IBM‘s Smarter Commerce Initiative
Moderator: Steve Cretney, CIO, SC Brands

CIO Case Study: Fast Track to Approvals, Market and Business Value – Room 219

Stan Pachura, CIO National Mortgage Insurance Company – sponsored by CDW
Moderators: Rick Davidson, President & CEO, Cimphoni
David Cagigal, CIO, WI Dept of Admin

Fusion 2013 General Conference begins – Auditorium

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4:15 – 5:25 pm

Open Meetings & Networking Reception

5:30 – 5:40 pm

Opening remarks

Mike Klein, CEO of WTN Media; Fusion Editorial Director
Conference Chair: Rick Davidson, Founder & CEO, Cimphoni

5:40 – 6:30 pm

Keynote: How Secure are We? New Strategies, Attacks, and Technologies Threaten Your Enterprise, Employees and Customers!

Howard Schmidt, Special Assistant to the President and the Cybersecurity Coordinator (Retired)
Moderators: Tom Koulopoulos, Founder and CEO, Delphi Group
Bruce Maas, CIO and Vice Provost for IT, UW Madison

6:30 pm

Conference attendees – Dinner on your own

6:45 – 9:00 pm

Advisory Board Dinner

Speakers, advisory board members and invited quests only due to limited space

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