SINC invites you to the upcoming IT Leaders Dinner in New York City on August 20th, 2019 at Eleven Madison, which is located at 11 Madison Avenue – Ground Floor New York, NY 10010.
The goal of the dinner will be to foster great relationships among new peers in the New York City IT community, all while enjoying education, open discussion on progressing IT strategy and delicious food and wine.
Registration and welcome drinks
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)
Moderated by Eric Hanson – VP, Market Intelligence at Fuze
Fuze Communications Index: Trends and best practices from millions of calls, meetings and chats
Do you know the best way to get in contact with your team, especially if it spans multiple generations? What about which modes of communications are most effective? When is it the right time for a video call versus chat? These questions and more will be answered in this session from Fuze. We will share brand new data insights detailed in the Fuze Communications Index. This report analyses millions of phone calls, meetings, and chat activity to uncover interesting trends and best practices.
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.
As Fuze’s VP Market Intelligence, Eric Hanson manages product strategy and strategic initiatives with key customers, while also representing the voice of the customer with product management & engineering. Most recently, Eric served as the VP of Marketing for (the former) Fuze prior to its acquisition by ThinkingPhones. In this role, he managed user acquisition and conversion, brand, competitive analysis, and other business initiatives. Eric is a serial entrepreneur with a background that spans disciplines including sales, design, operations, product, and M&A. He is passionate about visualization and communication technologies that optimize human interaction, increase engagement, and boost productivity among connected workers. Eric spent much of his career in creative services, leading globally distributed teams that delivered work for films including Iron Man, Hunger Games, and Avatar. He has a degree in Political Science and Economics from the University of California at San Diego.
Eleven Madison Park is a fine dining restaurant located in the heart of New York City. The restaurant overlooks one of the most beautiful parks in Manhattan, Madison Square Park, and sits at the base of a historic Art Deco building on the corner of 24th Street and Madison Avenue. Located here since 1998, it just underwent a full-scale renovation and redesign.