June 14, 2017
Conference – 10:00 am – 5: 15 pm
Awards ceremony 5:30 pm – 7 pm
YMG - York Mills Gallery
1885 Leslie St, North York, ON M3B 2M3-York Mills Gallery
For more information on Digital Transformation Awards, please contact:
Donna Butts, Executive Producer, Director Corporate Services, ITWC
Christine Britsas, Senior Account Executive
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Content and Speakers:
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9:00 am – 9:45 am
Registration and light refreshments
9:45 am - 10:00 am
Jesse Hirsh, MC
Welcome and Opening Remarks
Fawn Annan, President and Group Publisher ITWC
Jim Love, CIO ITWC
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Opening Town Hall: Digital Transformation and the Corner Office
What CIOs are thinking as disruptors change the landscape. Insights from the 2017 CIO Census.
Jim Love, CIO ITWC
Kovar Gregory, Sr. Director, Presales, Public Sector , CA Technologies
10:45 am - 11:30 am
FinTech coming of age?
Just three years ago FinTech about startup breaking open banking. Today many of the early disruptors are working closely with financial institutions and the big banks are rolling out digital innovations with gusto. This panel will provide a glimpse of the future in finance.
Moderator: Dr. Rick Huijbregts Vice President, Digital Transformation and Innovation Cisco Canada
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tele Presentation: Digital government: How digital transformation can help the public sector meet citizen expectations
Cathy Simpson, T4G VP (Public Sector) will use case studies to showcase government success stories and the lessons/challenges of delivering public services.
Moderator: Humza Teherany, CIO Association of Canada
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
A distinguished expert from Informatica will offer a guide to what executives need to know before they undertake a digital transformation
1:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Digital quiz: Round 1
Join with your table to test your knowledge of Canadian technology and business. There will be prizes so chose your answers carefully.
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Panel: Digital Healthcare
As patients grow more comfortable using digital networks and services, they are being empowered to take greater control over their own healthcare decisions. Is the next wave in digital services around the corner (and what will it bring) or will it be delayed by the myriad of stakeholders, regulation and privacy concerns.
Peter Bak, CIO Humber River Hospital
Roy French, CIO, Saint Elizabeth Healthcare
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Take a good look in the mirror: Flipping your business model without losing your mind (Tele presentation)
3:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Refreshment Break …and the final round of our quiz.
3:15 pm – 4:00 pm
Panel: Reinventing Retail
Representatives from three Canadian innovators in digital retail technology will discuss the changing shopping experience.
Stephanie Fry, VP Digital, Jackman Reinvents
4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Closing Keynote: Lighting the Fuse
A leading industry expert outlines the keys – both organizational and technological – to a successful digital transformation.
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Summary , Closing Remarks and an Invitation
Meet the disruptors of the near future as we introduce you to a panel of 3 inventors whose combined age totals less than 40.
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
First Annual Canadian Digital Transformation Award Presentation and Reception
Join us in celebrating the achievements of the winners at a glittering cocktail reception.