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IBM Cloud Innovation Forum 2012

Registration is now closed. Any questions please contact Diane Hill at dhill@us.ibm.com or 704-287-5450.

Chicago, IL - United States

The Ritz - Carlton
160 East Pearson Street at Water Tower Place
Chicago, Illinois 60611
United States
www.fourseasons.com/chicagorc

Agenda
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Time Description
6:00 p.m - 6:45 p.m. Arrival Reception
6:45 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. Welcome Reception and Dinner

Thursday, May 17, 2012
Time Description
7:15 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 8:50 a.m. Welcome and IBM SmartCloud Strategy
Bernard Elharrar, General Manager IBM Cloud Managed Services
8:50 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. The Power of Cloud: Driving Business Model Innovation
Saul Berman, IBM Partner and VP Global Business Services
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Client Panel: Innovation and Transformation with Cloud- Real Stories
Facilitated by Lauren States, IBM VP and CTO Cloud Computing
10:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. Morning Break
10:50 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. Business Analytics in the Cloud
Christopher Dziekan, IBM VP, Chief Strategy Office, Business Analytics
11:20 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Expert Panel: How Cloud and Analytics Are Impacting Business Today
Facilitated by Christopher Dziekan, IBM VP, Chief Strategy Office, Business Analytics
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Innovation in IT Infrastructure- Building a Solid Foundation for Cloud
Frank De Gilio, IBM Distinguished Engineer, Chief Cloud Architect
1:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. New IT Services Delivery Models: Considerationsfor Developing Enterprise Cloud Strategies
Jim Comfort, IBM VP, Cloud Management Services
2:30 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Afternoon Break
2:50 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. Cloud Expert Roundtables
Lauren States, Jim Comfort, Christopher Dziekan, Jan Jackman, Pat Howard, Saul Berman, Ric Telford, Michelle Rudnicki, Michael Healy, Christina Raspollini, Kevin Murphy, Frank De Gilio, Angel Diaz, Ramona Anton, Mac Devine, Edmond Sam, Thirumal Nellutla, Dan Morris, Sham Vaidya, Don Labs, Bill Whelpley, Dee Flemming, Pete Notoro, Fausto Bernadini, Bruce Otte, Amy Peltekain
3:50 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. Closing Remarks and Next Steps
Bernard Elharrar, General Manager IBM Cloud Managed Services
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Thank You Reception

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