Guest Keynote Speakers



Group Chief Information Officer, BP

Dana Deasy is Group Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Group Vice President, Information Technology & Services for BP. When Dana joined BP in October 2007, he took responsibility for the global IT strategy and capability supporting all the firm's operations including its Refining & Marketing and Exploration & Production businesses, as well as its commodity trading operation.


Keith Ferrazzi

CEO, Ferrazzi Greenlight, Inc

Keith Ferrazzi, the world's foremost expert on relationship development, is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Who's Got Your Back. His first book, Never Eat Alone, redefined professional networking today. As founder and chairman of the consulting, training, and research firm Ferrazzi Greenlight, Ferrazzi counsels the world's top enterprises on how to dramatically accelerate the development of business relationships to drive sales, spark innovation, and create team cohesion.

Gartner Keynote Speakers

Dave Aron

Dave Aron

VP & Gartner Fellow

Dave Aron is a vice president and Gartner Fellow in the CIO Research group, focusing on IT leadership issues. Mr. Aron is a thought leader on business and IT strategy, leadership, mergers and acquisitions, CEO-CFO-CIO interactions, benefits realization, governance, and enterprise agility. He received Gartner's Analyst of the Year Award for 2009. He has taught business and IT topics at a number of business schools, including London Business School and Oxford University's Said Business School.

Nick Jones

Nick Jones

VP Distinguished Analyst

Nick Jones is a Vice President and Gartner Distinguished Analyst. Mr. Jones' research focuses primarily on mobile business, mobile technology, mobile applications and emerging technologies. His research coverage includes business-to-employee (B2E) and business-to-consumer (B2C) mobility; mobile commerce and payments; machine-to-machine (M2M) applications and technology; wireless technology; the impact of emerging technologies on mobility; and mobile application development.

Hung LeHong

Hung LeHong

VP & Gartner Fellow

Hung LeHong is a research vice president on the Executive Leadership and Innovation research team at Gartner. He focuses on senior executives and CIOs to help them anticipate changes to business models and consumer trends caused by technology disruptions. Mr. LeHong helps executives understand what's coming in the next three years or beyond so they can innovate today, to improve their position or effectiveness in the future.

Guest Speakers

CIO Speakers, Panels and Case Studies

Hear from senior IT and business executives from leading multinational organizations that will bring their valuable experience to life by sharing best practices and lessons learned.

  • Javier Campos
  • EMEA Chief Information Officer (CIO)
  • GroupM
  • Kevin Gallagher
  • CIO
  • Channel 4 Television
  • Professor Pankaj Ghemawat
  • Professor of Global Strategy
  • IESE Business School


  • Frans Johansson
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • The Medici Group
  • Elisabet Pinilla
  • CIO
  • AXA (MedLA region)
  • Michael Potter
  • Director of Business Transformation Services
  • NHS Blood and Transplant


  • Donald Strickland
  • Business Visionary and Serial Innovator