WORKPLACE TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT

The future of work is here now!

WELCOME

Cisco Collaboration presents its highly acclaimed annual future of work conference.

Cisco welcomes transformational leaders; such as CIOs, IT and industry C-level peers who are accountable for implementing workforce and workplace initiatives. The Workplace Transformation Summit presents thought leaders and technology innovators for a day of deep learning, discussion and networking.

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WHY ATTEND

This exclusive event brings C-level peers and industry thought leaders together for a thought-provoking day of discussion and discovery on how technology is influencing the shape of the workforce and workplace strategy.

  • Hear from an action-packed set of renowned speakers who will delve into the future of workplace culture, diversity, and employee wellness as organizations strive to enable more agile workforces including:


      Marcus Buckingham, one of the world’s leading experts on Workforce Performance

      Mike Walsh, an industry futurist focused on helping companies thrive during times of disruptive change

  • Listen to special guest speakers such as Transurban and USAA who have already embarked on the Workplace Transformation journey for their organization
  • Network and participate with like-minded transformational leaders of Fortune 500 companies
  • Learn successful strategies to help you navigate this journey for your organization
  • Meet the Cisco Collaboration leadership team and see their vision for the Future of the Workplace
  • Have fun!

We look forward to welcoming you to the Workplace Transformation Summit!

DATE AND TIME

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Private Evening Reception
6:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Marriott Marquis
San Diego Ballroom
333 W. Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92191

AGENDA

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

The sessions and speakers will focus on the following transformational themes throughout the day:

  • The future of work now and in the future
  • Building high performance teams
  • The vision of cognitive collaboration
  • The power of people working together
  • Customer experiences and perspectives of workplace transformation

Workplace Transformation Summit Agenda  

*Agenda subject to change

Time

Agenda / Speaker

8:30am – 9:00am

Registration

9:00am – 9:15am

Introduction and Welcome
Pegah Ebrahimi, Chief Operating Officer, Collaboration Technology Group, Cisco

9:15am – 9:50am

Keynote – The Future of Work
Mike Walsh, Futurist, 21st Century Business Designer

9:50am – 10:15am

The Bridge to Possible, Managing Change and Impact
Aruna Ravichandran, Vice President, Cisco Collaboration

10:15am – 10:35am

Our Vision of Workplace Transformation
A Customer Perspective

10:35am – 10:55am

Morning Break

10:55am – 11:30am

Keynote – Talent to Performance
Marcus Buckingham, World’s Leading Export on Workforce Performance

11:30am – 11:50am

Space Strategy
Vanessa Sulikowski, Distinguished Systems Engineer, Cisco

11:50am – 12:00pm

Summary of Morning
Pegah Ebrahimi, Chief Operating Officer, Collaboration Technology Group, Cisco

12:00pm – 12:45pm

Lunch

12:45pm – 1:05pm

The Future of Work: Cognitive Collaboration
Amy Chang, SVP/GM, Collaboration Technology Group, Cisco

1:05pm – 1:15pm

Workplace Trends – Platform
Sri Srinivasan, Senior Vice President and General Manager, SVP/GM, Webex Meetings, Teams, Devices & Calling, Cisco

1:15pm – 1:35pm

Collaborative Workflows – Building Bridges not Islands
Javed Khan – Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Collaboration Technology, Cisco

1:35pm – 1:55pm

Cisco Design: Intersection of Physical and Virtual Space
Sandeep Mehra, Vice President and General Manager, Webex Devices

1:55pm – 2:15pm

Accelerate your Teams
Lorrissa Horton, Vice President and General Manager, Webex Teams

2:15pm – 2:20pm

Early Afternoon Wrap-up
Sri Srinivasan, Senior Vice President and General Manager, SVP/GM, Webex Meetings, Teams, Devices & Calling, Cisco

2:20pm – 2:40pm

Afternoon Break

2:40pm – 3:00pm

A Customer’s Perspective – Workplace Transformation
Jen Goeldner, Head of Workspace Technology, Transurban

3:00pm – 3:30pm

Putting the Customer at the Center of your Teams
Vasili Triant, Vice President & General Manager, Customer Journey Business Unit, Cisco & USAA

3:30pm – 4:30pm

Executive Roundtable Discussion
Roundtable moderator: Jim Lundy, Founder, CEO, and Lead Analyst, Aragon Research

4:30pm – 5:30pm

Closing Remarks, Networking and Showcase
Pegah Ebrahimi, Chief Operating Officer, Collaboration Technology Group, Cisco

TIME AGENDA/SPEAKER
7 a.m.

Registration opens

8 a.m.

Breakfast begins

Morning session begins at 9 a.m.

Welcome

Sri Srinivasan, SVP/GM, Webex Meetings, Teams, Calling & Devices 

 

The Future of Work

Mike Walsh, CEO of Tomorrow

 

Workplace Transformation: A Fireside Chat

Amy Chang, SVP/GM, Cisco Collaboration
Gerri Elliott, EVP and Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

 

The Bridge to Possible

Aruna Ravichandran, VP/CMO, Webex Collaboration Global Marketing

10:45 a.m.

 

Morning break
 

Customer Story

David Thacker, VP, Product Management for Apps at Google Cloud

 

Nine Lies About Work

Marcus Buckingham, CEO of The Marcus Buckingham Company

12:15 p.m.

Lunch break

Afternoon session begins at 1 p.m.

Employee Experience: Cognitive Collaboration

Sri Srinivasan, SVP/GM, Webex Meetings, Teams, Calling & Devices 

 

Cisco on Cisco: A Workplace Transformation Story

Radhi Chagarlamudi, Senior Director, IT

2:40 p.m. Afternoon break
 

A Customer Perspective: Workplace Transformation

Jen Goeldner, Head of Workspace Technology at Transurban

 

Customer Engagement: Cognitive Collaboration

Vasili Triant, VP/GM, Cisco Contact Center
Jeff Calusinski, Chief Technology Officer at USAA

 

Executive Roundtable: Workplace Transformation

Moderator: Jim Lundy | Founder, CEO and Lead Analyst at Aragon Research

Panel participants:

  • Eric Anderson, Director of IT at Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • Erik Johnson, Director of Colleague Technology at Citizens Financial Group
  • Christopher Lindner, Chief Information Officer, Global Head of Enterprise Technology at Manhattan Associates
 

Closing Remarks

Sri Srinivasan, SVP/GM, Webex Meetings, Teams, Calling & Devices 

4:45 – 5:30 p.m. Networking Reception Showcase
Evening Event from 7 – 11 p.m. Cisco Live Celebration - VIP Suite at Petco Park

GUEST SPEAKERS

Guest Speaker Bios  

Mike Walsh
CEO of Tomorrow

What does it take to lead a 21st century company? How to re-image the way we do business.

ROUNDTABLE MODERATOR

Jim Lundy
Founder, CEO, and Lead Analyst of Aragon Research

Marcus Buckingham
World’s Leading Expert on Workforce Performance

How to drive smarter performance in the workplace. What the best leaders must do.

WORKPLACE TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

Eric Anderson
Director of IT at Seyfarth Shaw

Jen Goeldner
Head of Workspace Technology at Transurban

Christopher Lindner
Chief Information Officer, Global Head of Enterprise Technology at Manhattan Associates

Jeff Calusinski
Chief Technology Officer at USAA

Erik Johnson
Director of Colleague Technology at Citizens Financial Group

David Thacker
Vice President, Product Management for Apps at Google Cloud

REGISTRATION

To ensure the highest quality conversations and preserve the peer–to–peer nature of this forum, participation at Workplace Transformation Summit 2019 is by invitation only. If you have received an invitation for this event, we ask you to please follow the links to register in your email invitation at your earliest convenience.

Should you have any registration queries, please do not hesitate to contact the Workplace Transformation Summit 2019 Events Team.

FAQ

WHEN IS THE WORKPLACE TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT BEING HELD?

Tuesday 5 March 2019

WHERE IS THE WORKPLACE TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT BEING HELD?

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)

1 Convention Centre Place
South Wharf
Victoria 3006
Telephone: +61 39235 8000
Website: www.mcec.com.au

Room: Melbourne 1

WHAT HOTELS ARE AVAILABLE IN MELBOURNE?

Cisco has negotiated rates at various hotels in Melbourne. For more information on available hotels and how to book a room, please visit the Cisco Live website.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO ATTEND WORKPLACE TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT?

There is no attendance fee for the Workplace Technology Transformation Summit. Delegates will be required to pay for the following where required:

Airfare travel costs to Melbourne

Transfer costs to and from Melbourne Airports

Hotel accommodation in Melbourne

Hotel incidentals

WHO MAY ATTEND THE WORKPLACE TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT?

The Workplace Technology Transformation Summit is an exclusive, invitation only event. You have been specifically chosen by Cisco to attend.

I'M UNABLE TO ATTEND THE WORKPLACE TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT. CAN I NOMINATE SOMEONE TO ATTEND ON MY BEHALF?

The Workplace Transformation Summit is an invitation only event and invitations are not generally transferable. However, if you believe that your nominated replacement has a similar job role, please contact us.

DOES THE REGISTRATION FOR WORKPLACE TRANSFORMATION SUMMIT INCLUDE ACCESS TO CISCO LIVE?

The Workplace Transformation Summit is complimentary for invited guests and includes access to Cisco Live San Diego with a Cisco Live Explorer Pass, where you will be able to attend keynotes, World of Solutions and evening functions.

Guests are more than welcome to attend any part of Cisco Live San Diego that does not coincide with the Workplace Transformation Summit agenda.

CAN I SCHEDULE A MEETING WITH THE KEYNOTE SPEAKERS DURING THE EVENT?

To ensure that everyone at the Workplace Transformation Summit has the opportunity to interact with the Keynote Speakers, we will not be scheduling any formal meetings. There will be many opportunities for discussions with speakers during the event breaks and the social functions.

WILL TRANSPORTATION BE PROVIDED TO THE DINNER ON TUESDAY EVENING?

As Rosetta is only a short 5 minute walk along the Yarra and within the Crown Complex, transportation will not be provided. There will however be a meeting point at MCEC at 6:30pm should people wish to walk to Rosetta together.

AM I EXPECTED TO ATTEND ALL SESSIONS AND SOCIAL FUNCTIONS?

In order to receive the full value of the program, you will be expected to attend all sessions at the Workplace Transformation Summit. However, should you be unavailable for any sessions and/or activities, please indicate this on your registration form.

WHAT IS THE DRESS CODE?

The dress code for the daytime sessions is Business Casual. The dress code for evening events is Smart Casual.

CAN I BRING MY PARTNER AND/OR CHILDREN?

You are welcome to bring your partner and/or children to Melbourne. Unfortunately, we are unable to extend your invitation to include partners or spouses at either the conference or evening events.


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