What: Preparing Your Business for the Mobile Revolution
Leaders from across sectors and functional roles will convene for a day of engaging keynotes, interactive panels and an exhibit showcase. Sessions will focus on how companies are integrating disruptive mobile technologies to stay ahead of their competition. It will also feature a Startup Showcase, where companies will demo some of their latest mobile innovations.
We have confirmed an excellent line-up of speakers, including Jerry Cuomo, CTO of IBM's WebSphere business and Manish Jha, GM-Mobile for the National Football League, who will keynote the conference. The conference will also include breakout sessions exploring all aspects of mobile strategy. Below is a listing of topics and panelists confirmed to date:
Mobile Workforce – sponsored by Truphone
Moderator: Pascal de Hesselle, VP of Marketing – Truphone
Tim Campbell, IT Director – SAS
Marc Hoit, Vice Chancellor for IT & CIO – NC State
Umesh Manthakar, CIO – Cree
Chris Terhune, SVP – LPL Financial
Consumerization of IT – moderate this panel
Lee Congdon, CIO – Red Hat
Chris Estes, CIO – State of NC
Chuck Musciano, CIO – M*Modal
Leveraging Mobile Business Intelligence – moderate this panel
Andrew Oliver, President & CEO – Open SW Integrators
Robert Signore, Director of Mobile Solutions – Ipreo
Ben Zenick, COO – Zencos Consulting
Digital Marketing – moderate this panel
Erik Burkhart, CTO – PointSource
Joe Colopy, CEO – Bronto
James Gledhill, SVP of Digital Experience – Mullen
Mobile Security – moderate this panel
Mike Hillhouse, CIO & CISO – AGDATA
Giovanni Masucci, President & CEO – National Digital Forensics
Vaibhav Parmar, Managing Director – Accenture
Mobile Infrastructure – moderate this panel
Greg Boone, Director of Emerging Technologies – I-Cubed
Bob Dieterle, SVP & General Manager – MobileSmith
Josh Jewett, CIO – Family Dollar
Startup Showcase: a new segment included at State of Technology is the Startup Showcase, which will feature eight startup companies headquartered in North Carolina that have a standout mobile technology. To learn more about the companies selected to participate, visit the Startup Showcase page.
When: Thursday, May 15 - Friday, May 16, 2014
Where: Sheraton Imperial Hotel
4700 Emperor Drive
Durham, NC 27703
Registration: NCTA Members – $145 ($95 if registered by May 1)
Nonmembers – $190
Sponsorship: If you are interested in discussing State of Technology sponsorship opportunities, contact Marc Montoro at 919.890.0773 or Email Marc.
Overnight Accommodations: State of Technology attendees take advantage of a special room rate ($112) during the nights of the conference. This rate is valid through April 23. Visit the Sheraton Imperial Hotel Portal to reserve your room today.
Fine Print: All registrations to NCTA events are final and non-refundable. Refunds will only be offered if the event is cancelled. Registrations are transferrable to another qualified guest. Please contact NCTA at 919.856.0393 to request such a transfer.
Special Dietary Restrictions: If you or someone you are registering has a special dietary restriction, please Email Misti Hennessee so that we can process the request prior to the event.