12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
4:55 PM - 5:00 PM
Speaker: Philip McKay, CEO, nGage Events
Description: Welcome to ET Canada Exchange 2017
5:00 PM - 5:40 PM
Conference Chair Opening Remarks: Technology & Business Redefined
Speaker: Tony Olvet, GVP Research, IDC Canada
Description: Some of the topics included are digital transformation, industry clouds, Platform as a Service, innovation accelerators such as IoT, cognitive computing and robotics. This presentation will not only touch on the longer term trends and new innovative solutions driving change in 2020, but really hone in on 2018 and the actions required to position your company for a digitally driven, rapidly evolving buinsess environment.
5:40 PM - 6:10 PM
KEYNOTE: IBM: The Transformational Power of Smartphones and AI
Speaker: Jonathan Dale, Director of Marketing, IBM
6:10 PM - 6:50 PM
General Session Panel: Digitally Transforming Enterprise Business Processes
Speaker: Lars Goransson, Country Manager, IDC Canada
Participants: Brian Turpin, VP of IT, Greenwin Inc. | Patti Creed, VP of IT, MCAP | Bill Keyworth, Vice President of Research, IT Operational Excellence, IDC
Description: We will discuss IDC’s Leading Research in 3D framework for assisting end-users manage challenging digital transformation initiatives. Joining Lars for an interactive discussion are three CIOs. We are very excited about the opportunity to engage with these senior decision makers to discuss how they manage increasingly transformative and company-wide digital transformation engagement.
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Welcome Reception & Dinner Sponsored by: IBM
An elegant networking reception and dinner for all designed to foster interaction and build relationships.