Seattle CIO Virtual Executive Summit

November 10, 2020 | 8:00am - 1:15pm PST

November 10, 2020 | 8:00am - 1:15pm PST

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Collaborate with your peers

Come together with your peers virtually to tackle top business challenges through peer-driven content and discussions at the Seattle CIO Virtual Executive Summit.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CIOs today:

New processes and tools for seamless transition

The growing importance of the CIO & CISO

How IT and security impact culture

Co-Chairs

Brian Abrahamson

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
CIO

Anja Canfield-Budde

University of Washington
Associate Vice President, Information Management

Darren Challey

Amazon
Chief Information Security Officer (Amazon Fulfillment & Operations)

Chuck Markarian

PACCAR
Chief Information Security Officer

Sean Murphy

BECU
SVP, CISO

James Weaver

State of Washington
CIO

Agenda


November 10, 2020

8:00am - 9:00am PST Virtual Summit Keynote

Future Focus - 2021 CIO & CISO Strategies

To kick off the day, this panel of CIOs and CISOs will share their top of mind priorities for 2021. With learnings from the unprecedented environment of 2020, what leadership, organizational and technology priorities are technology and security leaders looking to address?

9:00am - 10:00am PST Virtual Summit Boardroom

Securing Cloud Transformation


Organizations continue a push for greater agility and efficacy, and almost all paths involve the cloud. CISOs continue to play a crucial role in ensuring cloud assets operate smoothly and securely, and as the pace of transformation accelerates, security leaders must run even faster to keep up.

Join your peers in this virtual boardroom to discuss:

  • The latest trends in securing cloud operations

  • Communication strategies for ensuring security is at the forefront of deployments

  • Balancing on-prem and cloud with lessons learned in remote work


9:00am - 10:00am PST Virtual Summit Boardroom

IT Strategy Shift – Pivoting with the Digital Customer

The spring pandemic only accelerated the growing trend of building out engaging digital experiences that meet your customers where they live. In this boardroom discussion, CIOs collaborate over new and innovative ways to connect digital-first consumers with the brands they follow. 

In this virtual boardroom discussion, CIOs will discuss:

  • Strategies to partner across the organization to drive digital offerings

  • How to identify and execute digital priorities

  • Best practices for implementing on an accelerated timeline

10:00am - 11:00am PST Virtual Summit Keynote

Leading Through Disruption

The timeline for adopting strategic technology and security trends rapidly increased in recent months, and now CIOs and CISOs are on the forefront of leading innovative business opportunities. Join a C-level executive from our community as they share how their organization pivoted through the disruptions of 2020 to drive business strategy and engagement.

11:00am - 12:00pm PST Virtual Summit Boardroom

The Real Value of AI

Management boards and CIOs alike talk at length about the potential impact of artificial intelligence and machine learning on business processes, proficiency and performance. This session aims beyond the AI hype to target real world results in the enterprise. 

Join your peers to discuss:  

  • Building AI awareness and capabilities to move from POCs to production 

  • Practical use cases that drive successful outcomes  

  • The right tools and suppliers for your business 

11:00am - 12:00pm PST Virtual Summit Boardroom

Navigating the Organization Through Tomorrow’s Cyberthreats

At a time when customer trust is paramount and private data is precious, a major breach can be catastrophic for any organization. Effective security is an essential part of effective business strategy, yet security leaders face an ever-growing challenge to guide their enterprise through the evolving threat landscape.

Join your peers in this virtual boardroom to discuss:

  • Strategies for addressing the emerging threat landscape

  • The role today’s CISO plays in guiding business strategy to mitigate risk

  • Communication strategies for educating users about security – and holding them accountable

12:00pm - 12:45pm PST Virtual Summit Keynote

Closing Keynote

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12:45pm - 1:15pm PST Networking

Community Discussion

An informal and interactive opportunity for you to network with peers in small groups.

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Seattle CIO Program Manager


For inquiries related to this event, please reach out to your dedicated program manager.

Chanelle Lawrence

971-978-5049

chanelle.lawrence@evanta.com