Transform IT & Enable Digital Transformation

19th January 2017
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Synopsis

We all know the stat about digital disruption: the world’s largest taxi firm, Uber, owns no cars. The world’s most popular media company, Facebook, creates no content, etc. But did you know that Caterpillar’s tech-enabled, data-driven reuse and recycling business area employs 4000 people and is the most profitable part of the company?

Digital transformation is a massive opportunity for every business. If your foundations are in place.

Modern data centres can lower costs and optimise cloud. Hybrid cloud is the future of enterprise IT. Converged infrastructure modernises your data centre. What is your virtuous IT circle? And what is your roadmap to implementation?

Join Meet the Boss as we team up with EMC for an evening of lively discussion. Keynote speaker Rob Lamb sets the scene for an evening of valuable, insightful peer-to-peer conversation over three courses. Ask questions, share knowledge, prepare to be challenged. Digital transformation is happening. Is your IT ready to support it?

Programme

6:00 – 6:30 pm – Welcome Reception & Cocktails
6:30 – 7:05 pm – Introduction from Master of Ceremonies & Rob Lamb
7:05 – 8:15 pm – Three-course dinner complemented with table discussion points
8:15 – 9:30 pm – Wrap up, closing remarks from Dell EMC & Networking

Discussion Topics

  • How can modern IT most efficiently enable digital transformation?
  • What does transformation mean for your business?
  • How do you turn data lakes into actionable insight?

Keynote Speaker

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Rob Lamb, Cloud Business Director, Dell EMC UK&I

Rob Lamb is the Cloud Business Director and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Dell EMC in the UK and Ireland. His role is to bring the customer perspective and industry experience to the solutions Dell EMC offers and support customers as a trusted advisor; counseling them on how they can accelerate their IT transformation, while balancing the need for consistent delivery to ensure the desired business outcomes are achieved.

Prior to joining Dell EMC Rob was head of infrastructure & CTO in EMEA for a large multi-national, delivering IT services to over 16000 users in 69 locations across 44 countries. He has particular expertise in aligning IT delivery to the needs of the business and the leadership of major IT transformation programmes, including cloud, data centre consolidation, outsourcing and helping drive the cultural change associated with such major change initiatives.

Away from work Rob is a keen yachtsman and is a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Yachtmaster Instructor.

About Dell EMC

Dell EMC, a part of Dell Technologies, enables organizations to modernize, automate and transform their data center using industry-leading converged infrastructure, servers, storage and data protection technologies.  This provides a trusted foundation for businesses to transform IT, through the creation of a hybrid cloud, and transform their business through the creation of cloud-native applications and big data solutions.  Dell EMC services customers across 180 countries – including 98% of the Fortune 500 – with the industry’s most comprehensive and innovative portfolio from edge to core to cloud.

Confirmed Attendees

 

 

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Manoj Bhardwaj          Bil Ahmed                  Baij Patel
Aviva                                Investec                       20th Century Fox

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Neill Dadswell             Joost de Jonge           Rodrigo Amigorena
Credit Suisse                 Schroders                    Walt Disney

Manoj Bhardwaj
Aviva
Director
Bil Ahmed
Investec
CIO
Baij Patel
20th Century Fox
Marketing Exec
Manoj Bhardwaj
Aviva
CIO .
Bil Ahmed
Investec
Head of Transformationa and Customer Insight EMEA
Baij Patel
20th Century Fox
CIO .
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