AGENDA

8:30am - 9:30am

Registration

9:30am – 9:40am

Welcome note

9:40am - 10:40am

KEYNOTE: The Critical Role of Leadership as Organisational Change is Inevitable

Speaker: Stephen Scheeler, Special Advisor, Digital @PwC Australia (ex MD Facebook ANZ)

Are you ready for a new way of thinking? Change is the new normal state of business.
Innovation is recognised by business leaders globally as the key strategic lever for change, enabling business transformation to flourish.
Digital transformation implemented with business outcomes front of mind enables people engagement across all levels and promotes creativity, connectivity and collaboration. Discover how you can change the basis of competition and be an evangelist for change.

Speaker: Stephen Scheeler, Special Advisor, Digital @PWC Australia (ex MD Facebook ANZ)

10:40am - 11:40am

Market Forces Driving Digital Transformation and The Trend Towards Digital Workspaces

Speaker: Dr Joe Sweeney, IBRS

Does your organisation have a plan for the coming transformation of the workforce? Global technological and social megatrends are disrupting the workplace, changing hiring patterns and fundamentally altering how and where work is done. The Australian Government states up to 40% of today's jobs will disappear within the next two decades. Why? What jobs? And from where? Hear what's driving these titanic shifts and learn how to help your company navigate digital workforce disruption.

Speaker: Dr Joe Sweeney, IBRS

11:40am - 11:50am

Morning Break

11:50am - 12:50pm

What is the Digital Workspace and How does it Increase Productivity?

Speaker: Marshall Anne Busbee, VMware

To meet the challenges in today's business world, organisations must understand the fundamentals necessary to enable digital transformation.
Demand for the digital workspace is consumer-driven. Implementation expedites agility, improves employee and customer engagement and satisfaction, and cultivates more effective working methods.

Speaker: Marshall Anne Busbee, VMware

12:50pm - 1:50pm

How Mobility & Windows 10 Strategies are Driving the Convergence of End User Computing

Speaker: Janet Brimson, Business Aspect

What's your strategy to move to Windows 10? The evolution of mobile and desktop convergence into a single platform presents extraordinary opportunities for business innovation and expansion. Discover how to plan and prepare for this transformational global shift. Are you Windows 10 ready?

Speaker: Janet Brimson, Business Aspect

1:50pm - 2:35pm

Lunch Break

2:35pm - 3:35pm

IoT Solutions: The Next Level

Speaker: Arron Patterson, Dell EMC

An estimated 279 million devices will be connected by 2021. There's no doubt that the Internet of Things will continue to create mainstream consumer impact across all industries. Learn how organisations are collecting and exchanging data to effect positive business outcomes, and managing scalability, content and control.

Speaker: Arron Patterson, Dell EMC

3:35pm - 4:15pm

Building the Business Case for The Digital Workspace

Speaker: David Wymer, VMware

Discover the tools to execute a value-based business plan. Improve sales performance by quantifying solution value to your customers through customer-centric propositions. Learn how to increase revenue and stay ahead of the competition.

Speaker: David Wymer, VMware

4:20pm - 5:15pm

How to Accelerate Digital Transformation

Speaker: Rodney Hobbs, Chief Technology Officer, DCX Technology

Digital Transformation is a journey to innovation. Discover the catalyst for change in your organisation and gain the knowledge to empower your business, employees and customers.

Speaker: Rodney Hobbs, Chief Technology Officer, DCX Technology

5:30pm - 7:30pm

vFORUM Party - Hard Rock Cafe


Please note: Session titles and speakers may be subject to change without notice.

Agenda Event Key

Keynote