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Tuesday, February 24, 2009
6:00 PM
7:30 PM
Reception & Cocktail Networking
Rice Conference Room, UCLA School of Engineering
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
De Neve Plaza, UCLA
7:30 AM
8:00 AM
Registration / Breakfast
8:00 AM
8:15 AM
Welcome : UCLA
8:15 AM
8:45 AM
Morning Keynote: :  Keith Glennan, VP and CTO, Northrop Grumman
The Impact of Services in a Wireless World
8:45 AM
10:00 AM
Session 1: New Services for the Global Enterprise - Opportunities and Challenges  
Chair: Doug McGowan, CTO, Systemsfusion

Plenary: Emmanuel Frenehard, VP and CIO, Walt Disney International
'Internet Killed the IT Star'
Alex Grimwade, VP, 20th Century Fox Television
'Business Transformation and the IT Challenge'
Chuck Parker, President Digital Content Delivery, Technicolor
'Digital Content in the Global Enterprise: Opportunities and Challenges'
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
Coffee Break
10:15 AM
11:30 AM
Session 2: Cloud Computing - Advances, Architectures and how they support web services
Session Sponsor - IBM
Chair: Allen Marks, Senior IT Architect, Raytheon

Plenary: Dennis Quan, Director of Autonomic Computing, IBM
'IBM's Perspective on Cloud Computing'
David Bernstein, Vice President/GM, Cisco Systems, Inc.
'From Cloud Computing to the Intercloud how compute enabled networks will change the way we think about running applications'
JL Valente, Executive Chairman, CITTIO
'Harnessing the power of cloud computing'
11:30 AM
12:45 PM
Session 3: An Integrated Approach to Wireless, Mobility and Security  

Plenary: Allen Marks, Senior IT Architect, Raytheon
Tom Witmer, VP, Kaiser Permanente
'Wireless Up Close and Personal'
Art Mena, Associate Technical Fellow, Boeing Information Technology
'Wireless in Manufacturing: A Convergence Forcing Function'
12:45 PM
1:30 PM
1:30 PM
2:15 PM
Luncheon Speech: :  Rajit Gadh, Professor & Director, UCLA - WINMEC
On the future of a Wireless Smart Grid for control, communication, computing, content and commerce
2:15 PM
3:30 PM
Session 4: The Changing Job Function of the CIO in today's Information Intensive Enterprise  
Chair: Nikki Barua, Director, Sapient

Plenary: Jim Davis, CIO, UCLA
'Projecting the CIO Role in Smart Industries'
Allen Fazio, VP & CIO, The Disneyland Resort
'Technology and The Guest 2.0'
Erna Adelson, SVP, Sony Electronics
'Getting your CIO head into the Cloud'
Alan Wexler, Senior Vice President - Managing Director North America, Sapient
'CIO's role in the paradigm shift towards enterprise collaboration'
3:30 PM
3:45 PM
Coffee Break
3:45 PM
5:00 PM
Session 5: Strategies for Managing in Tough Times  

Plenary: Doug McGowan, CTO, Systemsfusion
'Lifestyle Logistics: Revolutionizing consumer experience'
Jim Swartz, CIO, Sybase, Inc.
'your business through services delivery models'
Andy Mulholland, Global Chief Technology Officer, Capgemini
'The Effect of the Economic Meltdown on the Role of the CIO: Accelerating the Change from Information Technology to Business Technology'
Vivek Khuller, President and CEO, DiVitas Networks
'How do you cut costs while enhancing your business - the answer is Mobile UC'
5:00 PM
Conference Ends
Conference Program Subject to Change

Forum Sponsors:
WINMEC, Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, UCLA Anderson School, Easton Technology Leadership Program, BIT
IBM, SystemsFusion

WINMEC Sponsors:
ETRI, HP, ITC Infotech, Intel, Hughes Network Systems, ISMB, Lucent Technologies, Microsoft Corp., Motorola Inc., QUALCOMM, Raytheon, SIEMENS, Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, Symbol Technologies

Equipment Sponsors:
Impinj, RSI ID Technologies, Printronix, Symbol, Avery Dennison, Maxell, Motorola Inc., Zebra, Quantum Route, Inc., Convergence Systems Limited, Magellan Technology (Australia), Confidex, Alien Technology, Intemec

Media Sponsors:
SkupinaRFID, RFID Monthly, RFID Update, RFID Asia, BPCouncil