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 - 10:30 am
Nationally recognized expert
10:30 am - 11:15 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
11:15 am - 12:00 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.
Dr. Rick Huijbregts Vice President, Digital Transformation and Innovation Cisco Canada
Natalie Cartwright, COO, Finn.ai
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Networking Lunch - with Digital quiz: Round 1
Join your table to test your knowledge of Canadian technology and business. There will be prizes so chose your answers carefully
1:00 pm - 1:30 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.
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
Karim Ramji, CIO Kinark Child and Family Services
Samantha Liscio, Ph.D. Senior Vice President, Enterprise Planning & Reporting eHealth Ontario
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.
Steve Papagiannis, Technology Director, Informatica
Stephanie Fry, VP Digital, Jackman Reinvents
Andrea Stairs, Managing Director, eBay Canada
John Comacchio, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Teknion Corporation
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..