Driving Organizational Value While Honoring Digital Ethics - How to be a Leader in the Loop

May 7-9, 2019
The Westin Harbour Castle
Toronto, ON, Canada

Info-Tech LIVE is the authoritative voice for IT executives making technology decisions and influencing institutional adoption. The event’s strategically developed agenda is designed by practitioners to drive business value and technological transformation while focusing on real, everyday challenges through keynotes, case studies, workshops, and one-on-one analysis.

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Software Reviews Vendor Awards Night May 7, 2019

Event Pricing

US$1,900 Regular

US$2,100 Platinum

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Why Attend
Info-Tech LIVE?

  1. Attend role-specific workshops designed to help you rapidly drive value
  2. Benchmark your current strategies and initiatives with other leading companies
  3. Participate in unsurpassed formal and informal networking opportunities to share, collaborate, and exchange ideas
  4. Digest Info-Tech's industry-leading research concerning the latest trends affecting your organization
  • 90% would recommend the program to someone else
  • The program received a 9.5/10 on applicability of materials
  • The material received a 9.2/10 for insightfulness
  • "...the best IT conference I've attended in a decade..."
     — LIVE Attendee

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Pre-Event Dinner
Exclusive Event Gift
Reserved Seating for Main Event Sessions
All Sessions
Box Seats to Toronto Blue Jays Game
Industry Roundtable
Executive Advisor One-on-One
Playbook Workshop
Vendor Contract Negotiation Clinic
Keynote Dinner
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Special Keynote

There Are No Barriers – Only Solutions

Neal Petersen

Award-winning author and extreme adventurer, Neal Petersen, completed two amazing journeys in his life. One was a single-handed, nine-month-long yacht race that took him 27,000 miles around the world in a boat he designed and built himself. The one before it was an even more arduous and eventful trip just to make it to the starting line — overcoming poverty, a childhood disability, and racial prejudice in apartheid-era South Africa.

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Special Keynote

Transformative Tech on a Global Scale

Marco Trecroce

Marco Trecroce joined Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts in 2010 as the company's first Chief Information Officer in its 56-year history. During his time at Four Seasons he has led the company through extensive global IT and business transformation. The company has invested heavily in cloud-based technologies for its hotel, residential property operations, and global corporate offices.

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CIO Time Study: How to Invest Your Time

James Alexander

SVP, CIO and Vendor Practice

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Top Tech Trends: 2019

David Glazer

Practice Lead, Digital Transformation

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What Huawei means for IT and Cybersecurity

Aaron Shum

Research Director and Executive Advisor

Plus:

• Contract Review: Modernize Microsoft Licensing for the Cloud Era

• Future Tech Convergence: RPA as a Digital Transformation

• M&A Implications for Infrastructure Managers

• Quantum Implications: More Than Just Speed?

• GDPR & Data Privacy — What's Next?

• Keynote: Reboot Your Innovation Team — Fixing the Startup Mentality

• Engaging Executives and the Board

One-on-One Meet-Ups

Meet face-to-face with your Executive Advisor to work through your specific challenges, discuss hot topics and how they'll impact your role, and devise a plan to achieve your biggest goals.

Gold medalist software reviews

Software Reviews Vendor Awards

Software Reviews is a leading evaluator of Enterprise Software, based on feedback from verified users of the platforms. Our awards go beyond simple 5-star reviews and instead look at over 60 data points to rank vendors on features, vendor capabilities, and the experience they provide their customers.

Submit your vendor reviews at softwarereviews.com and join us in recognizing the top vendors for 2018.

Agenda

Subject to Change. Click here for the most recent agenda.
                                 
AM Registration and Breakfast
AM Welcome and Opening Remarks
AM Keynote: Top Tech Trends of 2019 
AM Lightning Sessions: Cyber Counterintelligence
Lightning Sessions: Explainability of AI
Lightning Sessions: Smart Buildings
Lightning Sessions: Adopting Agile Practices for Managing Infrastructure & Operations Projects
Lightning Sessions: Three Reasons Why You Still Need Backup in O365
AM Networking Break
AM Contract Review: Modernize Microsoft Licensing for the Cloud Era
Contract Review: Ten Key Clauses to Look Out for in MSP Contracts
Industry Roundtable: Higher Education
Blockchain – Are Smart Contracts Viable?
Future Tech Convergence: Robotic Process Automation: Build Your First Bot
AM Lunch
PM Keynote: Beyond Barriers
PM IT Strategy Workshop: Establish Business Context
Industry Roundtable: Government
Future Tech Convergence: Artificial Intelligence: It’s Time to Deliver
M&A Implications for Infrastructure Managers
Contract Review: Improve Your SOWs to Hold Vendors Accountable
IT Management Time Study: How the Best CIOs Invest Their Time
PM Networking Break
PM Lightning Sessions: Knowledge Graph
Lightning Sessions: Trust & Credibility: Foundation Elements for Effective Leaders
Lightning Sessions: Strategy Is About Significantly Changing the Organization, Not Continuing As Is
Lightning Sessions: Stop Wasting Money on Customizing Software
Lightning Sessions: The Future of Society Sits With Anti-Bias Training in IT
PM Member Panel: Employee Engagement
PM Day 1 Closing Comments and Cocktail Reception
PM Dinner
AM Registration and Breakfast
AM Day 2 Welcome
AM Special Keynote: Transformative Tech on a Global Scale
AM Lightning Sessions: Rethink Operations in a Serverless World
Lightning Sessions: Mind the Chrome: Introducing Microsoft's Newest Browser Technology
Lightning Sessions: Passwords Are the Worst – Make Them Go Away
Lightning Sessions: Cybersecurity Talent Shortage
Lightning Sessions: How to Ethically Monitor Employee Activities
AM Networking Break
AM IT Strategy Session: IT Strategy Session: Infrastructure Priorities
IT Strategy Session: Application Priorities
Contract Review: Manage Your Vendors Before They Manage You
Industry Roundtable: Manufacturing
Quantum Implications: More Than Just Speed?
AM Lunch
PM Keynote: GDPR & Data Privacy – What's Next?
PM Lightning Sessions: The Vanishing Value Prop of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
Lightning Sessions: The Desktop Is Dead; Long Live the Desktop
Lightning Sessions: One Framework to Rule Them All
PM Keynote: CIO Business Vision Version Two
PM Networking Break
PM Contract Review: Demystify Oracle Licensing & Optimize Spend
Industry Roundtable: Financial Services
Future Tech Convergence: Digital Twins: Is It the Right Time for Your Organization?
IT Strategy Session: Security Strategic Priorities
Stakeholder Satisfaction Insights
What Huawei Means for IT and Cybersecurity, an Info-Tech Analyst Perspective
PM Keynote: Reboot Your Innovation Team – Fixing the Startup Mentality
PM Day 2 Closing Comments and Reception
AM Registration and Breakfast
AM Day 3 Welcome
AM Registration and Breakfast
AM Lightning Sessions: Bias in AI systems: Why It Is Dangerous, and How to Recognize and Address It
AM Member Panel: Solving Intra-Industry Problems
AM Networking Break
AM IT Strategy Session: Document Your Overall IT Strategy
Contract Review: The Art of Creating a Quality RFP
CIO Playbook: How to Be a Better CIO
Infrastructure Playbook: How to Be a Better Infrastructure Manager
Applications Playbook: How to Be a Better Applications Manager
Security Playbook: How to Be a Better Security Manager
PM Engaging Executives and the Board (with guest)
PM Closing Remarks - Boxed Lunch

The Venue

The Westin Harbour Castle

1 Harbour Square
Toronto, ON, Canada
M5J 1A6

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