Location: Palos Verdes 6-8
Deep Dives provide big value in small group discussions. Sessions start with case study examples followed by discussions of options about how to achieve positive outcomes and overcome constraints.
1:20 pm – 2:35 pm
Deep Dive into Cloud & Data
This Deep Dive session offers unique access to research from IDC presented by GVP of Consulting and Research, Daniel Saroff. Daniel and Robert Ford from CoreStack will lead you through presentations and small group discussions to help you better understand if you are well positioned in your cloud and data strategy, in relation to peers, and where your gaps are. You will leave with a “checklist manifesto” to bring back to your teams related to critical issues including:
• Cloud solutions for the modern data environment that acknowledge the reality that the “modern data stack” also includes legacy technologies.
• Building a data culture to get value from your data.
• Data integration and intelligence (DII) options and barriers.
• Opportunities and unintended risk of Generative AI.
2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Deep Dive into Customer & Employee Experience
Human-centered design requires a pivot in strategy, mindset, and skillset. In this deep dive session, Devon will discuss how you can effectively implement a strategy to place customers at the center of your planning, rather than systems. Devon will share key insights about how to make this shift to improve human interaction by putting the right technology foundation and data strategy in place. Tips about creating a culture of diverse thinking for employees, with a focus on a long-game tech strategy, will also be shared. This is an opportunity to learn from an incredible and thoughtful leader. You will also get immediate feedback in small group discussions about how to apply these strategies in your organization.