Start Time: 12/05/2019 01:00 PM, End Time: 12/05/2019 05:00 PM, Location: Room 222-223

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Target Audience:
CIO-Only Track Delegates

Session Summary:

Welcome to the 8th Annual CIO Track at ITPalooza. Sponsorship opportunities starting at just $1200.Participating in the CIO Track is more affordable than ever and represents high ROI for any company desiring to promote their product or service to local and regional CIOs and tech leaders.

Good to know: You sponsorship dollars contribute directly to the success of the CIO Council Scholarship Fund which to date has awarded over 30 scholarships to deserving young students in the Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach Counties.

CIO Track, Luncheon & Networking Agenda

  • 10:00 – CIO Check-in and Networking
  • 11:30 to 12:45 – CIO-VIP Lunch and Keynote Address with Carlos Penzini, SVP Sales at Magic Leap
  • 1:00 to 1:45 – A CUSTOMERS JOURNEY TO LOW CODE with Jay Parnau, Senior Technical Success Manager at Outsystems
  • 2:00 to 2:45 – NOT ALL ‘AI’ IS CREATED EQUALLY with Peter A. Trinh, Channel Development Manager – East at DeepInstinct
  • 3:00 to 3:45 – RPA AND CYBERSECURITY with Roberto Valdez, Director of Cybersecurity and Automation at Kaufman Rossin
  • 4:00 to 4:45 – MEASURING AND MASTERING YOUR CULTURE with Michael Kublin, President at PeopleTek and Michael O’Brien, Director – Research & Application at The Pacific Institute
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Presenter: Greg Taffet - CIO Council (CIO Track Chair)
About Greg Taffet:
Greg Taffet was recently recognized by South Florida Business journal as CIO of the Year finalist. He received the 2012 Universal Access Award in the individual category from the South Florida Digital Alliance for his long list of accomplishments which have increased access to information and techno...  Read More
About Jay Parnau:
Jay Parnau is a career software solutions provider with more than twenty years of experience across multiple industries. Jay is currently a Technical Success Manager at OutSystems. Previously, he was a member of the Data Science & Informatics group at Corteva Agriscience, the agriculture divisio...  Read More
About Michael O'Brien:
Michael J. O’Brien is a Partner in The Pacific Institute® (TPI) and serves as the Director of Research and Application for the organization. The Pacific Institute is a leading international company, specializing in the use of positive psychology and neuroscience to help people, teams, and organiz...  Read More
About Michael Kublin:
Michael W. Kublin is the founder and President of PeopleTek, a leadership coaching and development company specializing in helping leaders, teams, and organizations achieve their full potential. PeopleTek’s vision is the world-wide individual, team and organizational excellence. They do this by co...  Read More
About Peter Trinh:
Customer obsessed, action-based business executive with deep experience in solution software sales, creating growth strategies, building lifelong relationships and delivering value from strategic partnerships. Proven ability in creating new revenue opportunities via direct sales and through partners...  Read More
About Robert Valdez:
Roberto Valdez, CPA, CISA, CISM is the Director of Cybersecurity & Automation for Kaufman Rossin. He performs advisory and assurance engagements that include robotic process automation and digital strategies; SOC 1, 2, and 3 audits; IT risk assessments; phishing simulations; and engagements add...  Read More