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  • CEO chessmaster: 'Mobile first' is a risky move for the enterprise - Alan Trefler, CEO of Pegasystems, a $600 million software company, shares strategy on bootstrapping a company, creating great customer service, and why "mobile first" is not always best.


  • CIO as business strategist: Managing the uneasy tension - Brian Lillie, CIO for major data center provider Equinix, offers crucial advice on how to run IT like a business.


  • Social media ROI smackdown: What your business can't afford to ignore - Harvard Business School professor, Frank V. Cespedes, debates the value of social media and offers important and practical advice to companies and marketers.


  • Is social media really a waste of time? Harvard professor gets it wrong - A prominent author tells brands that social media will not help their bottom line. Marketing leaders think differently.


  • Cloud computing busts silos to help the CIO - New research shows that cloud offers IT a means to communicate with users, be responsive, and gain relevancy.


  • Love fest: Startups and large companies innovate together - Startup companies and big organizations are natural partners; however, potential pitfalls can cause problems. This presentation will help your corporate innovation efforts start on the right track!


  • Startup cool: Crowdsourcing real-time financial data with mobile - Standard Chartered bank partnered with startup, Premise Data, to improve financial indices. It's totally modern enterprise story.


  • Danger zone: Enterprise maintenance and support - Enterprise software vendors want you to purchase expensive support contracts, but is that the right decision? Get the facts here.


  • ​Salesforce: Innovate around customers, not companies - The Chief Strategy Officer of salesforce.com shares ideas and lessons that digital marketers need to know today.


  • CIO and IT leaders: YOU hold the burden of proof... - Disconnects between IT and business leaders are an accepted part of corporate life. Solving this problem lies first with the CIO.


  • Expert panel: Creating innovation in the federal government - Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist, David Bray, CIO of the Federal Communications Commission, and Karen S. Evans, former Executive Branch CIO, share important lessons on leadership, culture, social media, and much more.


  • Digital transformation at the Metropolitan Museum of Art - The Chief Digital Officer for one of the largest museums in the world shares his learnings and lessons on helping an established organization transform, change, innovate, and adapt.


  • Schneider Electric: Digital transformation, internet of things, sustainability, and operational technology - Learn key lessons from Chris Hummel, CMO of a global technology organization undertaking important business transformations.


  • Oracle: Enterprise social must fit corporate culture - Oracle's Group VP of Social Cloud talks about the social enterprise, customers, CRM, and women in STEM.


  • Business model boss: Reinvent or die - Alex Osterwalder is among the most influential proponents of business model innovation in the world. His practical advice for startups and the enterprise is essential reading.


  • Entrepreneur Steve Blank on startups, pivots, and corporate innovation - One of the top entrepreneurial educators in the world offers essential advice to both startups and large companies.


  • Harvard Medical professor and CIO on failure and massive transparency - John Halamka is one of the top CIOs in the world. His approach to crisis management offers lessons for every IT and business leader.


  • CIOs make progress, but still get no respect - While chief information officers have made great strides to become more strategic and valuable, they're often still regarded as an "itinerant specialists” rather than long-term strategic partners to CEOs.


  • IT spend is growing, but CIOs 'just don't get it' - New research demonstrates profound challenges facing IT and Chief Information Officers. CIOs who are "IT survivors" will build strategic relationships with stakeholders and other constituencies.


  • Research: CIO relationships and priorities remain conflicted - A new global CIO study from Deloitte sheds light on why CIOs and IT have a tough time. The data offers lessons on how to fix the problem.


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