Digital Beyond The Transformation
OCT 18, 2018
New York City

PhotonWorld 2018

PhotonWorld event session

We are excited to announce PhotonWorld 2018, our flagship, invitation-only, customer networking event. Our fifth anniversary event for senior executives from leading Fortune 500 companies in the digital transformation space will take place on Thursday, October 18, 2018 in New York City.

This year, we have distinguished visionary leaders—across Retail, CPG, Healthcare, and Financial Services verticals—to discuss their cutting-edge business practices that have moved Digital Beyond the Transformation.

Click here to view highlights of our last event. With powerful keynotes, collective learning sessions, networking, and much more, you don’t want to miss out on PhotonWorld 2018. Seats are limited. Request your invite today!

Keynote Speakers

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ANTHONY ROBERTS
CIO, WALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE
MIKE REAGIN
MIKE REAGIN
VP and CIO, Sentara
Jamie Head
CIO, Ocean Spray
SANJAY SARAF
SANJAY SARAF
EVP and CIO,
YAPSTONE
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PRITESH DAVDA
CIO, L'Oréal USA
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ABHI DHAR
CEO, PACKYGE
(FORMER CDO, WBA)
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BEN WEISS
Senior Product Manager,
Walgreens
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STEVEN WASSERMAN
Founder, CEO,
VMents

Agenda

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Event Registration & Breakfast Served
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Opening Welcome
Leif Larsen, SVP, Innovation & Strategy, Photon
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Digital Beyond the Transformation
Mukund Balasubramanian, Chief Technology Officer, Photon
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
WBA Transformation Journey
Anthony Roberts, SVP, Global CIO, Walgreens Boots Alliance
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
Networking Break
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Digital Transformation in Beauty
Pritesh Davda, Chief Information Officer, L'Oréal USA
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Enterprise Opportunities, People and Platforms
Jamie Head, Chief Information Officer, Ocean Spray
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
The Future of Digital
Muhamad Daud, SVP, Engineering & Head of Photon Labs, Photon
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Global Online Marketplaces
Sanjay Saraf, SVP, Chief Technology Officer, YapStone
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
After the Transformation—What's Next?
Moderator: Leif Larsen, SVP Solutions Management, Photon
Panelists:
Samir Patel, Head of Digital Program Management, Walgreens
Constantin Gonciulea, Executive Director, Architecture, JPMorgan Chase
Chris Maitner, VP, IT Operations, GAF
Demetry Zilberg, SVP Global Infrastructure & Security, FactSet
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Digitally Enabled Healthcare
Mike Reagin, Corporate VP, CIO, Sentara Healthcare
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Networking Break
3:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Blockchain Banking into the Future
Steven Wasserman, Founder, CEO, Vments
3:30 PM - 3:45 PM
You're Doing It Wrong
Jim Kim, VP, Executive Creative Director, Photon Interactive
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Design Thinking for the Connected Consumer
Ben Weiss, Senior Product Manager, Walgreens
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Avoid Being "Amazoned"
Moderator: Abhi Dhar, CEO (Former CDO, WBA), Packyge
Panelists:
Lance Wills, Former EVP & CTO, Toys "R" Us
Samy Kalyanasundaram, Vice President, YapStone
Rishi Madan, Senior Systems Director, John Hancock Financial Services
5:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Closing Remarks
Mukund Balasubramanian, Chief Technology Officer, Photon

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Previous PhotonWorld Highlights

Previous Attendees INCLUDE:

WALLGREENS
LOREAL
BAYER
KEYBANK
JCPenney
Unilever
Citi
First Data
Neiman Marcus
Nike

The Venue

CONVENE

4 Times Square, New York City