4th Annual Louisiana IT Symposium – Content Expanding, Speakers Added

NEW ORLEANS – IT professionals are invited to the 2015 Louisiana IT Symposium, on Wednesday, November 18, 2015, at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, 500 Canal St., in New Orleans.

         The Louisiana IT Symposium connects senior-level IT leaders with peers in their communities, providing valuable opportunities for knowledge, sharing, professional development, collaboration and career advancement to help shape the next generation of IT leaders.

         The Symposium enables participants, expected to top over 225 executives this year, to connect with fellow executives and learn from industry leading professionals on how to drive their businesses, featuring:

- Sponsors -

 

• Keynote speakers on leadership and cutting edge IT topics

• Interactive breakout sessions with national and local experts

- Partner Content -

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• Ample networking opportunities with their peers from throughout the region

 

         Featured speakers include:

- Sponsors -

 

• Frank DeArmas – Johnson & Johnson

• Eric Ahim – Gartner

• Craig Weber – Conversational Capacity

 

         Additional speakers and their presentations include:

 

• There are No Tech Problems, Only Business Problems

LARRY LARMEU

MANAGER-IT IMPROVEMENT

WHITNEY BANK

 

• Embrace the Physical World: ITSM Meets Device Monitoring

TOM GERACE

ASST VP FOR ENTERPRISE SVCS

TULANE UNIVERSITY

 

• Lessons Learned: The Evolution of Our Mobile Strategy

DAVID FAHR

DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY

COMMUNITY COFFEE

 

• Cybersecurity 2015 & Beyond: The New Normal

JOHN LEVER

CIO

NAVAL METEOROLOGY

 

TONY CLOUD

PELERIN MILNOR

 

ANTHONY LANDRENEAU

DIRECTOR OF IT

LOUISIANA FEDERAL CREDIT UNION

 

ROBERT N LEALI

VP, ENTERPRISES

INFRASTRUCTURE

PAN-AMERICAN LIFE INSURANCE GROUP

 

• Innovating-Maintaining the Competitive Edge

JOHN SMITH

VP OF IT

REILY FOODS COMPANY

 

ROGER CHAMPAGNE

CIO

LAITRAM

 

MIKE DEBOER

CIO

GE CAPITAL

 

• Cloud Agreement Do's, Don'ts & Cautions

KEN COLEMAN

ASSOCIATE

WARNER, NORCROSS & JUDD

 

NATE STEED

SR ASSOCIATE

WARNER, NORCROSS & JUDD

 

• The Internet of Things – Precursor to Big Data

CLAUDETTE MILLSAP

DIRECTOR, IT OPERATIONS

NATIONAL FINANCE CENTER

 

MARCUS HOBGOOD

CIO

UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEMS

 

• How to Avoid an Office 365 Disaster

JOE SHEPLEY

VP & PRACTICE LEADER

DOCULABS

 

• Disrupt or Be Disrupted: IT Driving Business Transformation

BENOIT CHAFFANJON

CHIEF ARCHITECT GLOBAL

ORACLE

 

• Journey to the Cloud

BILL BRADLEY

SVP & CIO

CENTURTLINK

 

BETTINA OWENS

IT

LSU HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER

 

         There will also be a complimentary cocktail Networking Reception at the end of the program featuring an open bar, hors d’oeuvres and conversation. 

         Use promo code EARLY to save $100 on the regular individual registration rate.

         Registrations will be reviewed for authenticity.

         Non-sponsoring IT vendors are not allowed to attend.

         Register here

 

 

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