Chicago IT Leaders Dinner 

Your Journey to the Cloud

May 7th, 2019 • 5 Star Location

SINC invites you to the upcoming IT and Business Leaders Dinner in Chicago on May 7th, 2019 at a 5 star location that will be conducive to executive nature of the event. If you are an executive looking to truly understand how to ensure a successful and seamless migration to the cloud then this is a must attend evening and networking opportunity with your peers.

The goal of the dinner will be to foster great relationships among new peers in the Chicago IT and Line of Business communities, all while enjoying education, open discussion on progressing IT and business strategy and delicious food and wine.

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Agenda

5:00pm

Arrivals (Refreshments available)

6:00pm

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 

IT executives are racing to join the mass migration as organizations are diving head first into the cloud. The question is, how are they getting there, and where are you on your journey? There are still hurdles keeping executives from a smooth transition, and causing FOMO (fear of missing out) within the industry. After moving past the how to stages, companies are finding increased efficiency across all departments providing a truly seamless experience. 

Please join Microsoft and KPMG LLP., as we bring leading IT and Business leaders together at the Chicago IT and Business Leaders Dinner, where we’ll discuss how to achieve a successful cloud migration. Along the topic of cloud, key topics we’ll discuss include:

  • Migration to the cloud, where to start and how to finish 
  • Diving into the cloud : developing a strategy and implementing action plans 
  • The people and the process – breaking down logistics 
  • Avoiding common hurdles to ensure a seamless cloud migration 
  • The ideal experience for cloud migration 
  • Tips and tricks to making an easy transition

7:30pm

Dinner Service 

9:00pm

Conclusion

Register to Attend

Speaker:

Greg Marchese – Principal, KPMG LLP.

Principal (Partner) at KPMG LLP. and is the US Lead for Emerging Technologies, Cloud Adoption and Migration, and Intelligent Automation.  Greg’s primary focus is helping clients rethink how they approach technology strategy and innovation. Greg has 25 years of experience working with clients to define and implement business and technology strategy.  He has worked across many industries including Financial Services, Telecommunications, High Tech and Life Sciences. 

Greg is the Azure strategy and enablement lead for the KPMG LLP./Microsoft alliance. This alliance is focused on real business transformation using Azure as the enabler and helping our mutual clients completely modernize how technology is built, deployed and hosted.