Learn & Go

Bridging the Gap Between Tech and Business Leadership to Enable Innovation and Transformation


Thu, April 20, 2023


3:00 PM - 5:00 PM EST

How do you create alignment between Tech and Business Leaders in your organization to develop a digital transformation strategy that includes analytics modernization, cloud migration, or data democratization to enable innovation and transformation in your organization? In this session, Steve discusses why, despite the strategic and competitive advantages of a data-centric approach, it may take a lot of effort to get others to see that it is the right thing to do for the corporation.

In this session:

  • Understand the perceived gap between business, leadership, and IT.
  • Discover methods to become business-centric in your approach to IT.
  • Evaluate case studies where companies have benefited from taking a different approach to communicating value.
  • Learn from others’ mistakes and successes in the best ways to work with business and IT


3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. EST

Arrivals (refreshments available)

3:30 p.m.  – 4:30 p.m. EST


4:30 p.m.  – 5:00 p.m. EST


5:00 p.m. EST

Collect Food-to-Go (for 4 people)

Steve Sarsfield


Steve Sarsfield

Director of Product Marketing


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