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Enterprise Innovation Forum, London

In partnership with Next World CapitalIn Partnership with Next World Capital.

Hosted with leading VC firm Next World Capital, the Enterprise Innovation Forum series brings together expert speakers from Silicon Valley start-ups and European enterprise.

Leading Edge Forum will examine the Renaissance of the IT Organization, focusing on what the technology capability of the future IT organization looks like (its renaissance), what is driving its evolution, and the routes an organization’s technology group(s) can take to rebuild and reorganize to compete with the digerati,

This will be followed by panel sessions debating “The Future of IT” and the capabilities it will need to build, as well as a discussion regarding the opportunities afforded by Artificial Intelligence, the rise of big data and hybrid computing. The event will also feature an interview with Sian Jones, CEO Xoserve, who will share her perspective and experience “from the top” of a data service provider.

To register and find out more, please click here.

SPEAKERS
Bill Murray

Senior Researcher and Advisor
LEF

Bill Murray is a Senior Researcher and Advisor for Leading Edge Forum.  Bill is the author of our reports on Liberating Platform Organizations and Rethink Risk Through the Lens of Antifragility. He is also the co-author (with Glen Robinson) of our publication The Renaissance of the IT Organization.

Bill’s IT career spans over 30 years, with 16 years as a Founder and Partner of Differentis, providing strategic IT consulting services to many industry sectors.  Bill has experience of developing Digital and business technology strategies, business cases and change programmes involving technology disruptions such as consumerization, analytics and cloud-based services.  Most recently, Bill has been helping clients develop IoT enabled business propositions and services in Connected Health, Connected Insurance, FMCG and supply chains, and advising on IoT platforms.

Bill’s experience also includes setting up/running business and IT innovation projects; shaping and growing analytics groups; IT organisation reviews; development of strategic IT initiatives and business cases; development of business and IT architectures; IT strategy definition; mobilization, delivery and turnaround of major programmes and business process re-engineering.

Prior to Differentis, Bill was Vice President of Management Consulting and Strategic Development for CSC where he consulted to clients on IT strategy, programme management and business/IT innovation projects.  Prior to CSC, Bill held various strategy roles with KPMG Nolan Norton and Accenture. 

Bill is a chartered engineer by background and started his career with Arup in high energy impact analysis in the nuclear and automotive industries.

Sian Jones

Chief Executive Officer, Xoserve

Sian started her career with Accenture, where most notably she helped launch Sainsbury’s first online grocery shopping channel and the Nectar Loyalty Card programme.

EVENT DETAILS
Start: 13 Mar 2018 17:30
Finish: 13 Mar 2018 19:45
Location:

The Savoy
100 Strand,
London
WC2R 0EZ


FURTHER INFORMATION

Attendance at this event will allow CIO’s to meet and network with some of Next World Capital’s portfolio of funded start-ups and emerging technology players focused on managing and exploiting data, and how it will help to shape the future of technology.For more information, please contact Kate Taylor at kate.taylor@leadingedgeforum.com or telephone on +44 (0)7884 476528.


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