AI Leadership Summit:

Where Data, GenAI and Cloud Align

October 11, 2023

Are you seeking candid conversations with peers about the potential of Generative AI? Are you looking to build a solid and responsible AI and data strategy for your organization? How will you ensure data security and IP protection? Do you have a solid game plan for governance, people, and technology that allows for responsible innovation? Our virtual summit on October 11 will deliver answers.

Produced by award-winning, trusted media and research brands CIO, CSO, and IDC, this event is ideal for CIOs, CISOs, IT leaders, managers, and their teams. We’ll set aside the hype around AI and offer frank, fact-based information to help you and your teams discover how to enhance business processes while protecting data and other critical assets.




You will learn:

  • How to prepare your organization for the full potential and impact of GenAI
  • What to expect over the next few years – from cybersecurity to large language models, and synthetic data to silicon chips
  • How to select AI pilot projects and set expectations for success
  • Why it’s important to get your infrastructure and data management in shape to maximize AI business value
  • The new leadership skills you’ll need to maximize the potential of your people, assets and data

Venkat Gopalan

Chief Digital, Data & Technology Officer


Venkat Gopalan is an accomplished executive serving as the Chief Digital, Data & Technology Officer at Belcorp. With an impressive track record spanning over 25 years, he has led global technology organizations, driving exponential growth and overseeing large-scale digital transformations.

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Mary Carmichael

Enterprise Risk Management Consultant, Momentum Technology

Member of the ISACA Global Risk Advisory Committee and the ISACA Emerging Trends Working Group

Mary Carmichael is an Enterprise Risk Management Consultant, with a career spanning over 15 years. Specializing in internal controls, IT governance, and emerging risk assessments, her comprehensive expertise has benefitted a diverse array of sectors, including higher education, utilities, government, and energy.

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Dennis Legori

Associate Director, Security Awareness & Digital Communications


Dennis has been involved in Security Awareness since 2013, and has built and led global security awareness programs at Total System Services (Fintech) and Carrier (Manufacturing & Technology). Dennis’ areas of specialization include phishing simulations, gamification, digital transformation, and user engagement.

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Christopher Boone

Vice President, Global Head of Health Economics and Outcomes Research

Ritu Jyoti - Group VP, Worldwide Artificial Intelligence and Automation Research Practice, Global AI Research Lead at IDC

Ritu Jyoti

GVP, AI and Automation Market Research and Advisory Services, Global AI Research Lead

Allie K. Miller

AI Entrepreneur, Advisor, Investor

Mary K. Pratt

Contributing Editor, Computerworld/CIO/CSO
Foundry, an IDG Inc. Company

Yao Morin

Chief Technology Officer

Sathish Muthukrishnan

Chief Information, Data and Digital Officer
Ally Financial

Keith Shaw

Today in Tech

Goh Ser Yoong

Head of Compliance, Advance.AI
ISACA Emerging Trends Working Group Member

  • How LLMs Differ from Other Types of AI
  • GenAI: Are You Ready for Transformation?
  • The Governance You Need
  • GenAI and Your Data Strategy
  • Questions to Ask Your AI Vendors
  • How to Budget for AI
  • Misinformation and Brand Protection: What’s a Company to Do?


The agenda is being carefully curated by our content team, inclusive of editors and IDC analysts.

All marketing copy is written by humans with the assistance of ChatGPT.