Chief Information Officer

1 Day Meeting

2018 Chief Information Officer Leadership Forum

Los Angeles, CA - May 16, 2018

Overview

Argyle Executive Forum is bringing together leading senior IT executives across a wide range of industries for our annual Los Angeles event. Throughout a full day of engaging content and networking, we will hone in on and tackle current challenges that IT executives are facing, as their role continues to become an integral factor in overall business transformation. Armed with an agenda geared specifically towards IT, information security, technology and analytics executives, attendees will come away with actionable insights to support effective execution and facilitate lasting change. Topics covered will include:

  • Realigning your business - leveraging information technology as your core competency and center of innovation in the digital age
  • Embracing the migration to a digital ecosystem to achieve enhanced productivity and increased speed to market
  • Harnessing the power of emerging technologies in big data, IoT and machine learning to efficiently and effectively redefine the customer experience
  • Building, training and attaining a nimble and flexible workforce that can evolve with the ever-changing modern IT landscape
  • Navigating the top trends, capabilities, and risks that are driving IT spend in 2018


Our keynote presentations, fireside chats, panel sessions and networking breaks will enable candid discussions with your peers focused on these topics and more. We look to hosting you alongside our community of Fortune 500 CIO leaders hailing from the heart of Los Angeles and beyond!

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Speakers

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Stephen Alford

CIO

Worldwide Environmental Products

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Rolf Bishop

CIO, ARCC

San Diego County

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James Crawford

Vice President and Regional CIO

Kaiser Permanente

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Brent Eubanks

Vice President, Technology Optimization - Ticketmaster

Ticketmaster

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Peter Huh

Chief Technology Officer

Quest Nutrition

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Kam Kennedy

Strategic Account Manager, Enterprise Management

Sage

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Chris Manriquez

Vice President, Information Technology / CIO

California State University, Dominguez Hills

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Mark McGregor

Head of Strategy

Signavio

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Keith O'Sullivan

Global Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

Time

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Lance Ralls

Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Belkin International

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Samer Sukhon

Senior Vice President and Principal, IT Infrastructure and Operations

Ares Management

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Mohandoss Tychicus

Chief Information Officer (CIO)

AIDS Healthcare Foundation

Agenda

This event will feature insights from top executives, including

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8:00am - 9:00am
Breakfast
9:00am - 9:10am
Opening Remarks featuring Argyle Host

Lance Ralls
Chief Information Officer
Belkin International

9:10am - 9:45am
Keynote Presentation: "How Ticketmaster Tied AI and Machine Learning to Optimize Cloud Spend For Significant Enterprise Outcomes"

Using and buying cloud better: AI and Machine Learning  buzzwords are flying around everywhere, but what can you do next week at your enterprise to start achieving meaningful enterprise value outcomes? Come to this session and hear about the predictive vs prescriptive analytics, routing workflow to push the right information to the right roles at the right time, and measure the business/financial/technical benefits from applied technologies and processes for workload modeling and optimization management. 

Brent Eubanks
Vice President, Technology Optimization
Ticketmaster

9:50am - 10:10am
Thought Leadership Spotlight: "People Centric Process Management: Putting IT Back in the Driving Seat"

Mark McGregor
Head of Strategy
Signavio

10:10am - 10:40am
Networking Break
10:40am - 10:45am
Session Introduction featuring Sage

Kam Kennedy
Strategic Account Manager, Enterprise Management  
Sage

10:45am - 11:35am
Panel Discussion: "The Strategic IT Executive in 2018"

Session topics include, but are not limited to:

  • How has your role evolved over the past few years? How has explosion of data impacted your role as strategic leader that drives business strategy and impacts not only efficiency but also revenue and competitive advantage?
  • Have you engaged in programs that can leverage analytics specifically to engage folks outside your organization? Your customers, prospects, supply or demand chain partners?  Has it driven additional revenue or advantage?
  • What are some best practices that CIOs can utilize with regards to building an effective Data and Analytics strategy?
  • How is your team going about building a detailed road that aligns modern data warehousing, big data, and next generation analytics?
  • What are some of the most important factors and risks to consider when implementing new programs?
  • Which executive team members are you collaborating with most? How has this evolved over the past few years, and how do you foresee these relationships continuing to shift?

Moderator:

Stephen Alford
CIO
Worldwide Environmental Products

Panelists:

Rolf Bishop
CIO, ARCC
San Diego County

Chris Manriquez
Vice President of Information Technology/Chief Information Officer
California State University, Dominguez Hills

Mohandoss Tychicus
Chief Information Officer
AIDS Healthcare Foundation

11:35am - 12:00pm
Networking Break
12:00pm - 12:50pm
Panel Discussion: "Hacking the Boardroom"

Session topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Top emerging risks stemming from the Cloud
  • Methods to proactively understand and manage threats/risks in real time in the Cloud
  • Enabling efficiency and productivity through reliable security best-practices
  • Compellingly communicating security concepts to the executive team
  • Best practices for cross department collaboration and education
  • What does it mean when we claim the internet has been “weaponized”
  • What are your top 3 predictions for what we should guard against?
  • Should I really be concerned about nation state sponsored cyber-attacks?
  • It seems cyber-attacks are increasing in frequency, but also in the massive damage they cause. It seems we’re losing the battle. Comments?
  • What are the most significant areas for cyber-security vendors to protect?

Moderator: 

Brent Eubanks
Vice President, Technology Optimization
Ticketmaster

Panelists:

James Crawford
Vice President and Regional CIO
Kaiser Permanente

Keith O'Sullivan
Global Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer
Time Inc.

Samer Sukhon
Senior Vice President and Principal, IT Infrastructure and Operations
Ares Management

12:50pm - 1:50pm
Lunch

 

1:50pm - 2:25pm
Keynote Presentation Featuring Cypress Creek Renewables

Peter Huh
Chief Technology Officer
Cypress Creek Renewables

2:25pm - 2:40pm
Networking Break
2:40pm - 3:25pm
Fireside Chat: "The Changing Leadership Role of CIO in Digital Transformation""

Lance Ralls
Chief Information Officer
Belkin International

Peter Huh
Chief Technology Officer
Cypress Creek Renewables

3:25pm - 3:35pm
Closing Remarks featuring Argyle Host

Lance Ralls
Chief Information Officer
Belkin International

3:35pm - 4:35pm
Closing Reception

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Advisory Board

We are proud to share with you the following Argyle Industry Influencers. Their contributions to Argyle help keep the programs we offer our membership current and relevant, so we can continue delivering you premiere experiences, content development, and membership engagement.

Hotels

Traveling for the event? Stay at one of our recommended hotels nearby


The following hotels are recommended by Argyle Executive Forum. Please note that we do not have a corporate rate. For details on where the event will take place, please contact your Argyle relationship manager.

Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza logo

Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza

251 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Telephone: (800) 843-6664

Standard Hotel: Downtown LA logo

Standard Hotel: Downtown LA

550 South Flower Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Telephone: (213) 892-8080

The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites logo

The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites

404 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Telephone: (213) 624-1000