Minneapolis IT Leaders Dinner
The goal of the Dinner will be to foster great relationships among new peers in the Minneapolis IT community, all while enjoying education, open discussion on progressing IT strategy and delicious food and wine.
SINC invites you to the upcoming IT Leaders Dinner in Minneapolis on June 28th, 2017 at Manny's Steakhouse located in the W Hotel at 825 Marquette Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55402.
Minneapolis IT Leaders Dinner Agenda – June 28th, 2017
Arrival & Refreshments in The Living Room cocktail lounge
Introduction (10 minutes)
Moderating Analyst will engage the audience and discuss the format and proposed key take aways from the executive panel and open forum discussion.
Moderated Guided Discussion (35 minutes)
Topic – From Big Data To Better Decisions
Data is on everybody’s mind—from executives pushing their teams to take advantage of all the data the business collects, to consumers worrying about sharing too much of their personal lives.
This session will cut through the buzzwords and the technical jargon to give you an overview of business intelligence—the tools, processes and skills that help us harness the data explosion to make better and faster decisions. A state-of-the-art BI environment ensures the shortest and most reliable path from data to decisions that make your business more successful.
Join your peers and visionaries from the IT industry for this executive guided interactive conversation to discuss the ingredients to effectively deal with the flood of data and a variety of other topics, including, but not limited to:
Hiring and growing people with the right skill sets
The evolution of the Data Scientist role
Capitalizing on the data brought on by IoT
The security issues of marrying BI and mobility
Continuing to innovate with flat IT budgets
Moderated Open Forum Discussion (45 minutes)
The discussion will be based on the list of challenges, problems discussed already and will take the format of group brainstorming and open discussion to come up with possible suggestions and solutions to common challenges at the Executive IT level.
As a participant in this exclusive dinner you will receive a formal event report that provides discipline-specific technical and methodological expertise from relevant subject area experts and your peers.