Philadelphia IT Leaders Dinner

SINC is pleased to extend a formal invite for the upcoming Philadelphia IT Leaders Dinner taking place on April 18th, 2017 at Barclay Prime located at 237 S. 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.

The goal of the Dinner will be to foster great relationships with new peers in the Philadelphia IT community, all while enjoying education and open discussion on progressing IT strategy through the new enterprise IT stack.  The sections will be short, to the point, and moderated by attending CIOs/Senior Executives from today’s leading technologists.

Philadelphia IT Leaders Dinner Agenda – April 18th, 2017

4:30pm
Arrival (Refreshments available)

5:00pm – 5:30pm
Cocktail Demonstration

5:30pm
Session Begins

Introduction (10 minutes)
The peer executive will engage the audience for brief introductions and discuss the format and key take aways from the guided interactive conversation and dinner discussion.

Guided Interactive Conversation (35 minutes)

Topics
Business transformation and today’s CXO

C-suite executives today need to embrace new software-defined business models for the evolving workplace and workforce that combine virtualization, mobility management, networking and SaaS solutions so businesses and people can work better together. We will look at challenges in education, adoption and hiring the right skill sets to support this inevitable change.

Leadership and building a culture of innovation

Big institutions are failing. But smart, inspired leaders can drive the changes needed across an organization to win in today’s digital economy.  What strategies are working?  What companies are providing the partnership, collaboration and tools needed to support the process?

Developing the next generation IT leaders

The workplace has changed.  And the millennial generation has expectations on where, when and how they work best….and it isn’y just about money. What do we as leaders need to do to attract, retain and cultivate our own successors?

Join your peers and visionaries from the IT industry for this executive guided interactive conversation to discuss the ingredients of the IT Organization.

Open Forum Discussion (45 minutes)

The discussion will be based on the list of challenges, problems discussed already and will take the format of group brainstorming and open discussion to come up with possible suggestions and solutions to common challenges at the Executive IT level. We will also touch on a variety of other topics, including, but not limited to:

Hiring and growing people with the right skill sets

New age datacenter technologies and product innovations

Modern application life cycle

Building a sustainable hybrid cloud strategy

Continuing to innovate with flat IT budgets

7:00pm
Dinner service

9:00pm
Finish

       For additional information on the supporting company please see the following CNBC interview with Dheeraj Pandey, Nutanix CEO:

Dheeraj Pandey – CNBC Interview

Barclay Prime is best described as a luxury boutique steakhouse, as it is the ideal contemporary destination for a space so steeped in glamorous old-world tradition.  Luxury and sophistication meet posh and sleek — all while enjoying one of the best steakhouses that Philadelphia has to offer.  To learn more about the restaurant, please click the link below:

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As a member of the Philadelphia IT community we hope you will join us for this exciting Dinner and please confirm your attendance via the link below.

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