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IT Leadership Strategies
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Oct. 26, 2017
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Nov. 30, 2017
Business Intelligence/Big Data/Analytics
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Dec. 7, 2017
Data Breaches: Preparing and Responding
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Enterprise Risk/Security Management
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IT Leadership Strategies
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Enterprise Architecture Strategies
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Data Breaches: Preparing and Responding
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IT Infrastructure/Operations Management (Data Center)
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Enterprise Risk/Security Management
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Minneapolis, MN

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Enterprise Risk/Security Management
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July 11, 2018
Enterprise Architecture Strategies
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IT Infrastructure/Operations Management (Data Center)
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Enterprise Risk/Security Management
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Oct. 3, 2018
Enterprise Risk/Security Management
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Oct. 17, 2018
IT Leadership Strategies
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Oct. 25, 2018
Enterprise Architecture Strategies
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Nov. 1-2, 2018
IT PMO/Portfolio Management
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Dallas, TX

Nov. 14, 2018
DR/BC - Resilient Infrastructure
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Chicago, IL

Nov. 29, 2018
Business Intelligence/Big Data/Analytics
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Chicago, IL

Dec. 6, 2018
Data Breaches: Preparing and Responding
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Chicago, IL

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Conferences that solve current IT challenges

Cloud Computing Strategies - The Next Generation

Strategies to help protect and recover your organization's most critical data

September 23, 2014

9:00am-5:00pm

7 CPE / 0.7 CEU / CISSP / 7 PDU Credits Awarded

Bios

Conference location: Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Rosemont (O'Hare) Illinois

Overview

Cloud computing can offer enterprises many benefits in terms of financial savings, scale, management and flexibility. At the same time there are other issues that present themselves in a cloud environment including security, compliance, data location, data availability and a host of others.

What You Will Learn

In this one day conference attendees will learn:

  • Cloud Transformation: Empowering the Business with User-Centric IT

  • How to Determine Where Cloud Computing Fits in Your Organization

  • Cloud Vendor Management: An Executive’s Framework for Finding, Securing and Managing Cloud Vendors

  • Controlling Your Cloud: Leveraging an ITIL Framework for Cloud Lifecycle Management

  • Compliance and Security Best Practices for Cloud Computing Environments

  • How IT Can Leverage the Cloud as a Business Enabler for the Enterprise (Panel)

Conference Program

8:00am - 9:00am - Registration and Continental Breakfast

Shirk

9:00am-10:00am

Cloud Transformation: Empowering the Business with User-Centric IT

Grant Shirk, Group Product Marketing Manager, Enterprise, Box

We're moving toward a new era where your competitive advantage comes from connecting the right people with the right information at the right time. Enabled by cloud platforms, people can be more mobile, more productive and more engaged, which drives the need for businesses to be more connected and collaborative. The way we work is changing, and IT needs to change along with it.

In this session, you will learn how:

  • Cloud platforms built for the enterprise are transforming the traditional IT approach to service delivery
  • Organizations are building on this next-generation IT stack to power their business processes
  • To shift your thinking to a user-centric model, connecting people, information, and knowledge in real time
  • Companies are connecting these new cloud platforms to enable this transformation






10:00am -10:30am - Refreshment Break

Johnson

10:30am-11:30am

How to Determine Where Cloud Computing Fits in Your Organization

Eric Johnson, Practice Principal for US Central IT Infrastructure, TS Consulting, HP

Cloud computing represents a huge shift for enterprise IT organizations to addressing the many challenges that they are currently faced with. In order to capitalize on the many promises of cloud computing, organizations needs to develop the right strategy that fits their organization’s specific needs.

In this session attendees will learn:

  • How to determine what the current offerings are in the marketplace and how they fit with your needs (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, MaaS XaaS)
  • How to get started on a strategy to deliver these critical benefits, at a pace that suits your goals
  • How to evaluate which applications should be kept internal versus which should be available through the cloud
  • Differences between building their own internal private cloud versus outsourcing to an external provider
  • How to understand how the roles and responsibilities of IT will change
  • How to evaluate cloud providers
  • How to set expectations with business users
  • Pitfalls to avoid in your strategy




Nottke

11:30am-12:30pm

Cloud Vendor Management: An Executive’s Framework for Finding, Securing and Managing Cloud Vendors

Dan Nottke, CIO, Kirkland & Ellis

In this session, Dan Nottke, CIO, Kirkland & Ellis, will discuss how they have built a foundation for selecting, securing and managing cloud vendors.

Attendees will learn:

  • Components of the framework
  • How to insure cloud vendors meet your security needs
  • Lessons learned





12:30pm - 1:30pm Luncheon

Rettig

1:30pm-2:30pm

Controlling Your Cloud: Leveraging an ITIL Framework for Cloud Lifecycle Management

David Rettig, Director of Information Technology, IFSA-Butler University

In this session, David Rettig, Director of Information Technology, IFSA-Butler University, will discuss using core ITIL principles to avoid some of the pitfalls of cloud computing.

Attendees will learn:

  • Where to start
  • How to involve other teams and executives
  • Lessons learned







2:30pm - 3:00pm - Refreshment Break

Siddiqui

3:00pm-4:00pm

Compliance and Security Best Practices for Cloud Computing Environments

Jameel Siddiqui, Senior Director Security Services, Oracle

In order to maximize the tremendous opportunity cloud computing represents, customers must address the unique security challenges posed by cloud computing, especially when organizations have the need to comply with regulations such as PCI, SOX, or HIPAA. In this session, you will learn about the security challenges of moving your data and running your applications in the cloud and the best practices and technologies available to mitigate those risks.






Zawoyski

Allison

Kwong

Rettig

Kouzios

Hubbard

4:00pm-5:00pm

How IT Can Leverage the Cloud as a Business Enabler for the Enterprise (Panel)

Moderator:
Chris Zawoyski, RSM, Infoblox
Panelists:
Glenn Allison, Director, Global Networks, Kellogg Company
Fred Kwong, Sr. IS Security Manager, U.S. Cellular
David Rettig, Director of Information Technology, IFSA-Butler University
Christopher Kouzios, IT Vice President, Catamaran
Greg Hubbard, Executive Director of Technology, Cengage Learning
and other professionals from IT departments

In this session attendees will learn how other enterprise IT organizations are leveraging the cloud for business benefits.

Topics that will be covered include:

  • New business applications launched
  • Cloud and effective enterprise collaboration
  • Being able to illustrate to executive management benefits








Conference Price: $279.00 per person


Each attendee will receive a certificate awarding 7 CPE credits for CISSP continuing education, in addition to 0.7 CEUs and 7 PDUs. CISSP is a registered certification mark of (ISC)², Inc.

Exhibits

As is always the case at CAMP IT Conferences events, the talks will not include product presentations.  During the continental breakfast, coffee breaks, and the luncheon break you will have the opportunity to informally meet representatives from the following sponsoring companies, who have solutions in the area of the conference.