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Brian McCarson (Vice President & Senior Principal Engineer, Industrial Solutions Division, Internet of Things Group, Intel Corporation)

Kathy Kountze (Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Eversource Energy)

Michael Biltz (Managing Director, Accenture Technology Vision)

Location: Mirage C

Date: Thursday, May 23

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Pass type: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair - Get your pass now!

Format: Keynote

Vault Recording: TBD

Brian McCarson, The Internet of Things
A Rational Approach to Interoperability
There are many challenges with trying to drive openness in a world of walled gardens. But, those challenges are well worth taking on. Proprietary and open systems are not mutually exclusive. There is a rational approach to interoperability that can strike a balanced approach that enables consumer choice and proprietary value. Designing with openness and partnerships in mind will derive greatest value for your enterprise and the ecosystem.

A Fireside with Kathy Kountze
Kathy Kountze describes her IT organization as a necessary "change agent," relentlessly driving technology and business transformation at Eversource Energy. In this fireside chat, she'll share how she entirely revamped the company's IT systems following a merger - adopting cloud computing and SaaS applications in the process - to elevate the customer experience. Kathy will also share her approach to life-long learning and what the community can do to make the IT workforce more diverse.

Michael Biltz, Accenture
Accenture Technology Vision: The Post-Digital Era - Organizations are progressing on their digital transformation journeys, using their digital investments to understand customers with a new depth of granularity, reach consumers through more channels and expand ecosystems with business partners. But now enterprises are at a turning point. Digital is no longer a differentiating advantage — it’s the price of admission and table stakes for doing business. So, what’s next?