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December 13th-14th, 2010

NAW Billion Dollar Company CIO Roundtable


December 13th, 2010
Day 1
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Room: Tokyo/Zurich


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Room: Tokyo/Zurich


December 14th, 2010
Day 2
7:00 AM - 7:45 AM
Room: Tokyo/Zurich


7:45 AM - 8:00 AM


8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Room: 2049

Presentation & Discussion - "Cloud Computing 2010-2011: Review and Forecast"

Stuart Levinsky
Vice President-Development, Cincinnati Bell technology Solutions (CBTS)

Stuart will give us a quick update on what has happened since last years presentation by Gartner on the Cloud by presenting evidence that it is growing and emerging as well as making some predictions about where we will be in another year. He will also describe how some distributors are making bets on cloud computing and changing the way people think about technology. Finally he will share some of the financial benefits that come from cloud computing.

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Room: 2049

Presentation & Discussion - "Virtual Communities and Social Media"

  • Chris Elrod
    Vice President-IS, ScanSource Inc
  • Jami Mullikin
    Director of Interactive Marketing, ScanSource Inc

Presentation and discussion on Virtual Communities including Blogs, Wiki’s, Forums, Discussion Groups, and other Web 2.0 social media. Chris Elrod will demonstrate the initial roll-out of ScanSource’s community and strategic direction.

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM


9:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Room: 2049

Presentation & Discussion - "Benchmarking IT Operations to Improve and Transform"

Kathy Rudy
Regional Consulting Director, Compass North America

This presentation will examine the following points:
• Characteristics of an effective IT benchmark analysis
• Using benchmarks to drive incremental improvement in IT operations
• Benchmarks and transformational change - the emerging opportunity and what’s making it possible

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room: 2049

Presentation & Discussion - "Actionable PCI: Understanding Current Responsibilities While Planning for the Future"

Jim Huguelet, PMP
President and Senior Consultant, The Huguelet Group LLC

This roundtable session will focus on the practical challenges that CIOs need to understand and address, both today and in the near future and will incorporate the most up-to-date information and interpretations, including those based upon PCI DSS version 2.0 which is expected to be released in fall 2010

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Room: 2049


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Room: 2049

Presentation & Discussion - "MDM: An Inconvenient Truth"

Stanford Goodman
Regional Vice President, Oracle

The MDM market is growing at breakneck speed, through recessionary times. Analysts predict multiple hub deployments for just about any business of scale. Learn how MDM hubs represent inevitable architectures given today’s increased emphasis on efficiencies across the supply chain. Mr. Goodman will offer thoughts on how MDM hubs are critical assets for acquisitive, de-centralized and other wholesale distributors of scale.

We’ll discuss how there is an inconvenient truth about Master Data Management. Funding and business cases are challenged by this inconvenient truth. Learn why companies are challenged in receiving the business value expected from their applications and performance management initiatives. We’ll discuss how foundational MDM is to businesses of a certain scale and structure, and how important data governance and lifecycle management are to meeting ROI and TCO objectives.

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Room: 2049

Group discussion to set agenda for next meeting on June 14-15, 2011

2:30 PM