Blake Miller, Director of Product Marketing at Salesforce Marketing Cloud, talked about recognizing the need for personalization and immediacy when interacting with customers.
Warren Tomlin, Chief Innovation Officer at IBM, spoke about the value of experience in navigating the challenges of emerging technology in a difficult business climate.
Alex Goryachev, Senior Director of Innovation, Strategy, and Programs at Cisco, described how encouraging an entrepreneurial mindset can ignite innovation across an entire organization.
Gia Lyons, Director of Product Marketing at Puppet, took the audience through the process of emphasizing the Ops in DevOps to facilitate a non-software company becoming great software company.
David Moore, Principal at Deloitte Digital, discussed how the Cloud provides opportunities to drive customer engagement, streamline financial operations, provide predictive analytics, and enhance security.
Yuval Scarlat, Chief Executive Officer of Capriza, took the audience on the journey of bringing business applications into the mobile era.
Brent Kinman, Vice President of Network Payables at SAP Ariba, talked about the profound benefits of B2B networks for the CFO.
"Data and analytics innovative technology [were big enablers]. The point was that if you look at something that’s normally viewed as a challenge, it was being turned into an opportunity and in particular information technology in a variety of different instantiations was what was viewed as the enabler to be able to do this."