Past Events

November 13, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:30 PM at ASU University Club
Facilitators:  Michael Paradise (Sysazzle) and Anuya Sheorey (Avnet)

Panel: Mike Weaver, CIO, DBM Global; Rich Brown, CIO, International Sport Sciences Association; Nilesh Joshi, Vice President and Head of IT, Southwest Kidney Institute
Digital Transformation
November_2019__SIM_Chapter_Meeting_Presentation.pptx

October 16, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:30 PM at ASU University Club
Ruth Wylie, ASU Center for Science and the Imagination
Science Fiction as a Method of Futures Thinking 

September 18, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:30 PM at ASU University Club
Panel / Facilitator: Mary Patry, ITeffectivity, Executive Coach and Advisor
Talent Management for the Technology Resource Treadmill

June 19, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:30 PM at Galvanize
Dominic Papa - Executive Director of the Institute for Digital Progress
The Smart City: The Greater Phoenix Smart Region Consortium

May 15, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:30 PM at Galvanize
Andy Neill, Senior Director, Info-Tech Research Group
Artificial Intelligence: It's Time to Deliver
AI_Its_time_to_deliver_by_InfoTech_May2019.pdf

April 17, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club 
Sepp Gruenwald, Principal Sales Engineer, Fuze
Work is No Longer a Place: How Digital Transformation is Enabling the Mobile Workforce

March 20, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club 
A Panel Discussion Facilitated by Mary Patry
The IT Talent Conundrum and Innovative Acquisition Strategies
Mar_20_The_IT_Talent_Conundrum_Innovative_Acquisition_Strategies.pdf

February 20, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club 
Raoul Encinas, Founder PhosLabs
Leading Change in an Agile World
Feb_20_SIM_AZ_2_20_-_Exec_Summary.pdf
Feb_20_AZ_SIM_Takeaway.pdf

January 16, 2019, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club 
Scott Hicar, CIO of Benchmark Electronics
The Next Wave of IoT: Data Transformation
SIM_IOT_January_2019.pdf

December 12, 2018, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club 
Bobi Seredich, President of EQ Inspirations and Co-Founder Southwest Institute for Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence - The Science of Influencing Others

November 14, 2018, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club 
Greg Head, Founder and CEO of Scaling Point
Phoenix Tech Ecosystem 2018 Update: Is the Phoenix Startup Ecosystem Ready to Scale Up?

October 10, 2018, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club 
Larry Gross, Chief Technology Officer at PCM
Cloud Ready Architecture The Do's of Business Reasoning
Todays_Cloud_Strategies_100818.pptx
Optimal-workload-placement-for-public-hybrid-and-private-clouds-white-paper.pdf

September 12, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club
 
Michael McAndrews
Deep Web, Dark Web, Dark Net? What does it all mean?

July/August - Summer Hiatus  

June 20, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club  
Peter Green, Principle Leadership Development Coach for Agile for All
The Emergence of the Agile Organization

May 16, Wednesday, 5:30 – 8:30 PM, at ASU University Club  
Michael Spandau, Chris Spear, TBD, Brad Lontz Moderator

Setting Business and IT Priorities--CIO Panel