2023 SCSIM Summit

ABOUT THE SUMMIT

This summit delivers world class thought leadership, content and discussions that matter most to the future of IT, and insights to help navigate and overcome related organizational challenges.

WHY ATTEND?

SCSIM’s remarkable differentiator is that our membership is heavily comprised of industry practitioners which enables greater focus on key insights most important to CIOs.

Through collaboration with peers and an agenda designed by CIOs, we share best practices and relevant leadership topics influenced by various perspectives to support growth and enablement for our local audience.

THEME

The IT Leadership Imperative of the Future

WHO CAN ATTEND?

Attendees all represent end user roles at the companies they serve and are in a decision-making capacity (Director, Director IT, VP IT, CIO, CISO and CTO).




THE TOPICS




Emerging Technologies and Trends - Your Roadmap to the Future

The IT Organization: Future Workforce Needs and Innovative Ways to Organize

What's Next with Data Privacy and Impacts to IT/Cybersecruity

Navigating the Threat Landscape

KEYNOTE: Achieving Extraordinary Outcomes

Dr. Iris Firstenberg
Adjunct Professor of Management and Organizations, UCLA Anderson School of Management

KEYNOTE: Leadership and Motivation - Leading Through a Crisis and Developing Intrinsic Motivation to Move Forward

Mark Pollock
Explorer, Speaker and Founder, Strive Management



THE KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

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Dr. Iris Firstenberg
Adjunct Professor of Management and Organizations, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Achieving Extraordinary Outcomes

Dr. Iris Firstenberg is an Adjunct Professor of Psychology, UCLA and Adjunct Professor of Management at UCLA Anderson. She specializes in strategies for creative problem solving and innovative thinking.

Dr. Firstenberg also conducts seminars on creativity and innovation for a wide cross- section of Fortune 500 organizations, including companies in aerospace, software, automotive, healthcare, entertainment, defense, telecommunications, energy, financial services, retail, and pharmaceuticals, as well as government agencies such as NASA.

Her latest book, Extraordinary Outcomes: Shaping an Otherwise Unpredictable Future (John Wiley & Sons, 2014), provides a practical framework to help organizations navigate in a world of uncertainty.

Dr. Firstenberg is the recipient of the 2002 UCLA Department of Psychology Faculty Distinguished Teaching Award and the 2011 UCLA Extension Distinguished Teaching Award.

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Mark Pollock
Explorer, Speaker & Founder, Strive Management 

Leadership & Motivation — Leading Through a Crisis and Developing Intrinsic Motivation to Move Forward

Uncertainty and change typify a crisis and it’s difficult to lead in such circumstances. By providing your people with insights into the resilience, attitude and decisions of others facing extreme circumstances you will help them to develop the intrinsic motivation to move forward. Mark Pollock’s keynote on leadership and motivation delivers deep insights for leaders to navigate through the crucible moments they face and lead others to achieve more.




THE AGENDA

8:30am – 9:00am Registration and Networking 

9:00am – 9:15am SCSIM Welcome - Sarah Richardson

 

9:15am – 10:00am

Morning Keynote:  Achieving Extraordinary Outcomes - Dr. Iris Firstenberg
Adjunct Profession of Management and Organizations
UCLA Anderson School of Management


10:00am – 10:45am Topic 1 - Emerging Technologies and Trends - Your Roadmap to the Future
10:45am – 11:00am Break
11:00am – 11:10am RLF/Philanthropy
11:10am – 11:55am Topic 2 - The IT Organization:  Future Workforce Needs and Innovative Ways to Organize
11:55am – 1:00pm Lunch/Networking
1:00pm – 1:45pm Topic 3 - What's Next with Data Privacy and Impacts to IT/Cybersecurity
1:45 pm – 2:30pm

Topic 4 - Navigating the Threat Landscape

2:30pm – 2:45pm Break
2:45pm – 3:30pm
Afternoon Keynote: Leadership and Motivation -Leading Through a Crisis and Developing Intrinsic Motivation to Move Forward - Mark Pollock
Explorer, Speaker and Founder, Strive Management
3:30pm – 3:45pm Wrap Up
3:45pm – 5:00pm Cocktails/Networking