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IDC European CIO Digital Summit 2020

Harnessing The Forces of Change To Reshape The Enterprise

DIGITAL SUMMIT | October 5, 2020



This Summit has been designed as an information-sharing forum and an intimate networking for a selected group of IT and Business Leaders from largest enterprises across Europe. The exclusivity, visionary and high impact keynote speakers, and personable format of the event allows for the most engaging of conversations and in-depth discussions to take place in a stunning five-star environment. Every delegate will leave the summit enriched — whether it be with new lead projects for partners, or innovative and forward-looking solutions.

Agenda

Time Event & Speakers
12:30

Reception Open: Dial-In & Looking Around

12:45

IDC Welcome Address & Navigation Guidance

Anja Lange
Moderator
Martin Canning
Group VP, European Advisory & Consulting IDC EMEA, IDC
12:50

IDC Opening Keynote: Technology Initiatives for 2021 and Beyond

Meredith Whalen
Chief Research Officer, IDC
13:05

Bridging the IT/HR gap in the workplace of 2020

Ashild Hanne Larsen
CIO & SVP Corporate IT, Equinor
Thomas Grane
CIO/CHRO, Director of Technology and Organization, Matas A/S
Chris Weston
Principal Client Advisory Practice, IDC
13:15

Defining the DNA of the “anywhere, anytime” future workplace

Chris Bedi
Chief Information Officer, ServiceNow
13:25

Delivering cloud agility – from the CIO of a leading cybersecurity firm, that’s cloud-first.

Naveen Zutshi
CIO, Palo Alto Networks

 

As a company that is both cloud-first and has strategic partnerships with key cloud companies, the options for world-class cloud capabilities and cybersecurity are more open to Naveen than most. As a rapidly expanding company, what are the key tenets of cloud risk management?  How does he ensure it doesn’t impact the agility of the business? Where does he see the value versus compromises in being tied in with both specific cloud partners for his own business agility and the cybersecurity capabilities required to deliver cloud capabilities?

13:35

Exploring the Future of the Data Informed Organization

Henrik Amsinck
Senior Vice President Business Technology, LEGO Group
Berke Menekli
VP IT T-MEA_CIS, Bosch Siemens Home
13:45

Time To Draw Conclusion on the Cloud Journey

Hamut H. Pascha
Director Cloud Economists EMEA, Nutanix Inc
13:55

What it takes to survive and thrive in a digital economy

Steve Madden
VP Digital Transformation & Segment Marketing, Equinix

For 20 years, Equinix has been at the center of the global digital economy. In this session, Steve will discuss what the CIOs of digital leaders are doing, how their competitive advantage is growing, and what you can do to fast track your own digital infrastructure strategy. 

14:05

Moderated Q&A

Anja Lange
Moderator
Martin Canning
Group VP, European Advisory & Consulting IDC EMEA, IDC
Matthew George
Director, Field Development, EMEA, Equinix
Chris Pope
VP Innovation, ServiceNow
Haider Pasha
Sr. Director & Chief Security Officer North/Eastern Europe, Middle-East, & Africa EMEA Office of the CSO, Palo Alto Networks
Hamut H. Pascha
Director Cloud Economists EMEA, Nutanix Inc
14:15

Networking Break: Chatroulette & Expo

14:30

Moderated Breakout Sessions (Parallel Sessions)

Breakout Session A

14:30 - 14:45

Native cloud risk management without being LOCKED IN

Haider Pasha
Sr. Director & Chief Security Officer North/Eastern Europe, Middle-East, & Africa EMEA Office of the CSO, Palo Alto Networks
Marc Dowd
Principal, IDC Leadership Advisory

Breakout Session B

14:30 - 14:45

Return is not a new phase, it’s the new way of operating!

Chris Pope
VP Innovation, ServiceNow
Martin Canning
Group VP, European Advisory & Consulting IDC EMEA, IDC

Breakout Session C

14:30 - 14:45

Achieving Digital Advantage through Dynamic IT

Matthew George
Director, Field Development, EMEA, Equinix
Martina Kurth
Associate Vice President, IDC

Breakout Session D

14:30 - 14:45

Visibility, a key component of Zero Trust Networking

Adrian Rowley
Technical Director EMEA, Gigamon
Chris Weston
Principal Client Advisory Practice, IDC
14:45

BACK ON STAGE

14:50

Dos and Don'ts: Leading organizational digital change

Dr. Stefan Henkel
CIO, Siemens Healthineers
Dirk Ramhorst
CIO & CDO, Wacker Chemie AG
Marc Dowd
Principal, IDC Leadership Advisory
15:00

What is the New Normal for IT? – Driving Digital Transformation in 2020 and Beyond

Alan Pye
CIO & Corporate Vice President, AMD
15:10

Conquering Multi-Cloud Complexity with a Cloud Center of Excellence

Joe Kinsella
CTO, CloudHealth by VMware
15:20

Building an Innovation/Future Tech Team

Paul Smith
Head of Digital and Technology Futures, Royal National Lifeboat Institution
Chris Weston
Principal Client Advisory Practice, IDC
15:30

How to Rethink Data Strategies in the Data Age

James Hodge
Chief Technical Advisor, Splunk

COVID-19 has accelerated the move to the cloud and digital technology; this transformation is driving the Data Age. Yet most organizations are not ready for these added waves of data and this can add immense complexity. Learn why organizations need to rethink their data strategies in response and how CIOs can make the transition to data informed leadership.

15:40

Moderated Q&A

Anja Lange
Moderator
Martin Canning
Group VP, European Advisory & Consulting IDC EMEA, IDC
James Hodge
Chief Technical Advisor, Splunk
Ajay Singh
SVP-GM, Cloud Management, VMware
Roger Benson
Sr Director Commercial - AMD EMEA
15:50

Networking Break: Chatroulette & Expo

16:05

Moderated Breakout Sessions (Parallel Sessions)

Breakout Session F

16:05 - 16:20

Managing Your Cloud and Security Strategy in the New Normal

Roger Benson
Sr Director Commercial - AMD EMEA
Martin Canning
Group VP, European Advisory & Consulting IDC EMEA, IDC

Breakout Session G

16:05 - 16:20

How the Financial Times Accelerates Digital Transformation with a Cloud Centre of Excellence.

Rachel Dines
Senior Director of Product Marketing, CloudHealth by VMware
Thyle Caroll
Director of Delivery, Enterprise Services and Cybersecurity, Financial Times
Chris Weston
Principal Client Advisory Practice, IDC

Breakout Session H

16:05 - 16:20

Hybrid Cloud - the blueprint for the era of IoT & digitization

Hamut H. Pascha
Director Cloud Economists EMEA, Nutanix Inc
Martina Kurth
Associate Vice President, IDC

Breakout Session I

16:05 - 16:20

Accelerating Transformation at McLaren

Edward Green
Principal Digital Architect, McLaren Racing
James Hodge
Chief Technical Advisor, Splunk
Marc Dowd
Principal, IDC Leadership Advisory
16:20

BACK ON STAGE

16:25

Advisory Board Session

Dirk Ramhorst
CIO & CDO, Wacker Chemie AG
Francisco Pastor Garcia
CTO Chief Technology Officer, JCDecaux
Nick Burton
Vice President, Digital Development, Avon
Adam Forde
Group CIO, Spectris plc
Christian Saugman
CIO Denmark & Northern Europe, ISS A/S
16:35

Measuring up to the expectations of a modern CIO – for organisations and individuals

Matt Cockbill
Managing Partner IT & Digital Leadership Practice, Berwick Partners
Chris Weston
Principal Client Advisory Practice, IDC
16:45

Closing Session: Mario Campolargo, Acting Director-General, DG DIGIT, European Commission in discussion with Mohamad Ali, CEO, IDG

Mario Campolargo
Acting Director-General, DG DIGIT, European Commission
Mohamad Ali
Chief Executive Officer, IDG
16:55

Summary & Conclusion

Anja Lange
Moderator
Martin Canning
Group VP, European Advisory & Consulting IDC EMEA, IDC
17:00

Networking Break: Chatroulette & Expo

17:10

Official End

Contact Us

Kathrin Hopkins

Conference Director

+49 172 628 4771

Helena Chappell

Senior Business Development Director, European Event Sales, IDC UK

+44(0)208 987 7161

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