IT Roadmap New York 2015
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
7:30 am - 4:00 pmRegistration Open
7:30 am - 8:15 amContinental Breakfast and Conversation
8:15 am - 8:30 amWelcome & Opening Remarks
John Dix, Editor in Chief, Network World
8:30 am - 9:00 amCreating a High Performance Organization
David Kline, SVP & CTO, Viacom
9:00 am - 9:30 amDynamic Networks Powered by SDN
Rupesh Chokshi, Director, Product Management, AT&T
9:30 am - 10:00 amManaging the Unmanageable: How to Secure the Enterprise
Landon Fraley, Principal Sales Engineer, US Enterprise, Citrix
10:00 am - 10:10 amMorning Break
10:10 am - 12:00 pmMorning Breakout Sessions
10:10 am - 10:40 amIntelligent Collaboration
Alan Lepofsky, Analyst, Constellation Research, Inc.
Connecting the Future: Trends in the Internet of Things
Zeus Kerravala, Founder & Principal Analyst, ZK Research
DevOps Success: Making the Business Case
Stephen Elliot, VP, Research, IDC
Datacenter Network Architectures and the Advent of SDN
Rohit Mehra, Vice President, Network Infrastructure, IDC
Reducing Risk: The Evolution of Security
Pete Lindstrom, Research Director, Security Products, IDC
10:50 am - 11:20 am5 Laws of Modern Applications
Lizzie Epstein, Director, Application Platform, Appian
You are Starting to Look a Lot Like a Software Business. Now What?
Abner Germanow, Senior Director of Solutions Marketing, New Relic
The Current Threat Landscape
Matt Hickey, Director, Sales Engineering, Sophos
Leadership UnStuck – Break Through Your Leadership Barriers
Bob Kantor, Principal, Kantor Consulting Group
Converge for the Third: Reach the Third Platform with HP Converged and Hyper-Converged Systems
Craig Saint-Amour, Converged Systems Specialist, East Region - Channels , Hewlett Packard Enterprise
11:30 am - 12:00 pmEscalating Network Management & Security
Charles Cooney, Director, Infrastructure & Operations, Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc.
Ronghzong Zheng, Director, IT Security Operation, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Data Center Migration to the Cloud
Andrew Cotter, Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Somerset Capital Group, Ltd.
Managing Rapid Expansion: Security as You Grow
Ben Harris, VP, Security and Compliance, Rakuten Marketing
Rohinee Mohindroo, CIO, Rakuten Marketing
How 'Big Data' is Re-engineering the Future of Data Centers
Tate Cantrell, Chief Technology Officer, Verne Global
How to Use the Federal Computer Crime Statute / Computer Fraud and Abuse Act as an Effective Tool to Protect Your Data
Nick Akerman, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney LLP
12:05 pm - 12:35 pmMobile Can't Be This Easy, Can It?
Stacey Levine, Senior Solutions Engineer, OutSystems
Sean Allen, Director of Product Strategy, OutSystems
12:35 pm - 2:00 pmLunch & Expo (Lunch served until 2:00pm; Expo open until 4:15pm)
1:15 pm - 1:45 pmExpo Hall Theater
2:00 pm - 2:30 pmIndustry Perspective PresentationHow the Cloud is Changing the Deployment of Wi-Fi
Parker Smith, Director, Business Development, ADTRAN
Blended Analytics for IT’s “Unknown Unknowns”
Bill Grant, Sr. Director of Technical Sales and Services, Evolven
Making IT Infrastructure Invisible
Alan Biren, Senior Systems Engineer, Nutanix
Leveraging Cloud Connected Storage for Limitless and Backup-less NAS
Fred Pinkett, Senior Director of Product Marketing, Nasuni
2:40 pm - 3:10 pmIndustry Perspective PresentationNext Generation Ethernet
Nick DeMaria, Director, Systems Engineering Americas, QLogic Corporation
Industry Perspective PresentationSecure Enterprise Mobility
Brendan Ehlers, Sr. Sales Engineer, US Enterprise Team, Citrix
The Evolution of Operational Intelligence: Wire Data Analytics
Matt Cauthorn, Vice President, Systems Engineering, ExtraHop Networks
3:15 pm - 3:45 pmYour IT Career Roadmap: Key Skills You Need for Success
Eric Bloom, President & CTO, Manager Mechanics, LLC
3:45 pmClosing Remarks
John Dix, Editor in Chief, Network World
3:45 pm - 4:15 pmReception and Prize Passport Drawing (in the Expo)