IT Roadmap Conference & Expo Denver
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
7:45 am - 8:30 amRegistration and Breakfast
8:30 am - 8:45 amIT Roadmap: Welcome and Overview
Andrea D'Amato, Publisher, Network World
8:45 am - 9:15 amBuilding a Strong Foundation: An IT Strategy for the Rapidly Evolving Enterprise
Bill Chapman, VP & CIO, Global Services Businesses, Arrow Electronics
9:15 am - 9:45 amStrategies for Retaining Reference Data for Analytics and Big Data
Bob Cone, Product Specialist, Spectra Logic
9:45 am - 10:15 amA Wi-FI Revival
GT Hill, Director of Technical Marketing, Ruckus Wireless
10:15 am - 10:30 amNetworking Break
10:30 am - 12:10 pmMorning Breakout Sessions
10:30 am - 11:00 amThe Service Management Challenge
Zeus Kerravala, Founder & Principal Analyst, ZK Research
2012 and the New Normal: The Security Challenge
Christian Christiansen, Program Vice President, Security Products and Services, IDC
The New Enterprise Network in the Era of the Cloud
Rohit Mehra, Director, Enterprise Communications Infrastructure, IDC
A Practical Guide to a Mobile Strategy
Rick Nicholson, Group Vice President, IDC
The Intersection of Cloud and Identity
Ginny Roth, Analyst, ESG
11:05 am - 11:35 amIntersection of Network and Cloud
Jeff Uphues, Vice President, Cloud Solutions & National Sales, Cbeyond
Strategies for Managing Distributed IT Environments
Paul Ayers, Offer Manager, HBN Networking Solutions, APC by Schneider Electric
11:40 am - 12:10 pmBYOD and the Consumerization of IT
Kevin Capp, CIO, Town of Castle Rock, CO
Business Intelligence: Building It from the Ground Up...Or Top Down
Andy Bell, IT Manager, CH2M Hill
Growing with VOIP and Virtualization
Julie Ouska, VP & CIO, Colorado Community College System
Colorado Information Marketplace: Creating Data Transparency
Sherri Hammons, CTO, State of Colorado
The Balancing Act: IT Customer Centric Model
Mary Denler, Director of IT Enterprise Solutions, Compassion International
12:15 pm - 2:00 pmLunch & Expo (Lunch served until 2:00pm; Expo open until 4:30pm) Sponsored by Dell Inc.
1:15 pm - 1:45 pmExpo Hall Theater
2:10 pm - 3:15 pmAfternoon Breakout Sessions
2:10 pm - 2:40 pmDriving Business Innovation with High-Performance Network Connectivity
Rob Timmons, Director of Enterprise Sales, Comcast Business Class
Systems Management Nirvana: Balancing Demands, Dollars and the Day-to-Day
Anne Haggar, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Dell KACE
Make the Most of Your Endpoint Protection with 4 Easy Ways to Stop Threats
John Metzger, Endpoint Security Expert, Sophos
2:45 pm - 3:15 pmRunning a Business in the Cloud: Tips, Tricks & Ptifalls
Trey Hoehne, Cloud Consultant & Evangelist, Rackspace Hosting
From Cyber Security to Bandwidth Management: The Path to Successful Network Video Surveillance
Vince Ricco, Business Development Manager: Technology Partner Program, Axis Communications
3:25 pm - 3:55 pmYour IT Career Roadmap: What You Need to Know for the Journey Ahead
Rebekah Bill, Senior Associate, Heidrick & Struggles
4:00 pm - 4:30 pmReception & Prize Passport Drawing (in the Expo)