CIO & IT strategy events

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CW500 Security Club

Computer Weekly’s CW500 Security event is built around peer-to-peer discussion about IT security, enabling attendees to build relationships with some of the country’s most important IT leaders and develop their information security strategy. After the success of our inaugural 2012 event, the event was successfully expanded for 2013 and we're doing the same for 2014. Join us for this unique event, offering an in-depth look at the issues that affect Information Security Officers the most, starting with our February theme of how to develop a robust security architecture.

Register today by calling Tom Walker at (+44) 207 186 1430 or by completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

London, UK

Free Registration
UKTech50

UKtech50

Reserve your seat for this unique opportunity to learn from the UK’s most inspiring, innovative and influential leaders and find out the tips and ideas that have helped them to achieve and succeed.

Register today by calling Tom Walker at (+44) 207 186 1430 or by completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

London, UK

Free Registration

Big Data, Integration, and Governance Forum 2014

New and expanding sources of data not only create new opportunities for analytical capabilities and insight, but also immensely increase data governance complexity, strain systems and open the door to security risks when managing data throughout its lifecycle. Join guest speaker Brian Hopkins, VP and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, to learn best practices for big data, analytics, information governance, and data integration mastery in the age of the customer. IT and business leaders will hear expert commentary on how best to leverage innovative techniques and will gain a rock-solid understanding of how to:

• Enhance the quality, availability and integrity of your data
• Improve enterprise security with big data
• Optimize and improve critical decision making
• Gain real-time insight into performance
• Extend the value of your data warehouse
• Understand what makes your customers/end users tick
• Integrate disparate data to unlock new business opportunities
• Analyze a variety of machine, operational data for improved business results

Register today by calling Jen Tobin at (617) 431-9722 or completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

Chicago, IL

Atlanta, GA

Free Registration
SD-NY

Storage Decisions 2014 New York

Storage Decisions New York has been bringing over 500 end-users, independent experts, analysts and top solution providers together under one roof for the past 13 years – and in our 14th year, this flagship event is expanding to be bigger, and better, than ever – providing storage professionals with the kind of practical, technical advice that can be applied immediately to help iron out trouble spots and improve performance.

Attending is like money in your pocket. Your organization wins and you win. With FREE registration, access to today’s top independent experts and reps from 30+ tech vendors – we’ll save you time, money and countless headaches by fulfilling all of your research needs in just one place.

Register today by calling Mike Parisi at (617) 431-9718 or by completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

New York, NY


Free Registration

Deployment Models for Modern Data Centers

This seminar breaks down the vendor-driven converged infrastructure hype by evaluating the viability of this data center design strategy, the value it can bring your business, and the key steps to take should this converged approach be the appropriate path for your organization.

Register today by calling Jen Tobin at 617-431-9722 or completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

TBD

Free Registration

The 2014 Data Center Playbook

This seminar examines the vendor-driven cloud hype so you can decipher fact from fiction to get the most from your investments.  Also, explore how converging IT resources can fill in the holes left by the cloud to help you minimize your data center footprint and centralize management.

Register today by calling Mike Parisi at 617-431-9718 or completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

TBD

Free Registration

Modernizing the PC Refresh Model

This exclusive seminar examines the traditional PC refresh model and reveals why refreshing now can streamline the process of delivering an increasing array of applications to your users, regardless of device or location.

Register today by calling Jen Tobin at 617-431-9722 or completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

TBD

Free Registration

Desktop Virtualization 2014 Seminar with Shawn Bass, Brian Madden and Gabe Knuth

The future of desktop delivery is here now. But you still have to design it right.

VDI has been on everyone’s hot list for almost ten years, but it’s only now that we’re seeing the breakthroughs that make it possible, and affordable. In just this past year alone, two major game changing technologies have come to light, including support for GPUs and high quality graphics in VDI alongside low-cost storage systems that support persistent desktops. You’ll learn how to make your VDI implementation a reality with today’s newest technologies and proven techniques for any environment.

Register today by calling Delegate Relations Manager Mike Parisi at 617-431-9718 or completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

Toronto, ON

Los Angeles, CA

Minneapolis, MN

New York, NY

Free Registration

Enterprise Mobility Management 2014: How IT can keep up in a mobile world

Enterprise mobility management (EMM) is not just a hot trend – for today’s savvy IT pro, EMM is about finding ways to enable and secure enterprise apps and data in new ways and manage the growing demands from smartphones, tablets, consumerization, and BYOD.

 

This half-day seminar will assess today’s newest EMM technologies, their unique features, as well their advantages and disadvantages. Join your host, independent industry expert Jack Madden at one of this year’s events to discover how EMM technologies can work for you.

Register today by calling Delegate Relations Manager Jeremy Caci at 617-431-9701 or completing our quick online registration form.

Dates and Locations

Washington, DC

Raleigh, NC

Dallas, TX

Los Angeles, CA

Chicago, IL

Free Registration

SearchCIO360 Networking Event: Managing Mobility

Each year, the award-winning editors of SearchCIO.com select an industry expert and 15 IT executives from each city to attend our CIO360 networking event: an exclusive, invitation-only roundtable dialogue where attendees can share their knowledge around current IT demands and trends - and gain feedback on any technology concerns they have over dinner, drinks, and dessert on us. The theme for 2014 is on managing mobility – by attending you’ll benefit from expert advice on how to how to simultaneously strengthen your mobile defense strategy and leverage mobility to gain competitive advantage, develop and execute on new sources of revenue, and drive collaboration, productivity, and innovation throughout your enterprise.

Register today by calling Jeremy Caci at (617) 431-9701 or by completing our quick online registration form

Dates and Locations

San Jose, CA

Free Registration

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Shawn Bass is a “Citrix Technology Professional” and a “Microsoft Most Valuable Professional.” He’s been working with Citrix technologies since the WinView product days, and today, most of his clients are Fortune 500 companies (primarily in the financial services and insurance markets).

Shawn is a 10+time (and top-rated) presenter at BriForum, and has spoken at other worldwide events including Citrix Synergy, VMworld, TechEd, TEC, E2E, and various Citrix user groups.

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