2018 Agenda

This is the 2018 agenda and we will provide more information during summer.

Morning SessionsRegistration Opens. Breakfast and Networking


Welcome. Connected Intelligence 2030: Exponential Ecosystems

Chetan Sharma CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting


5G: Enterprise Transformation

Thaddeus Arroyo CEO, AT&T Business

Chetan Sharma (Moderator)CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting


Connected Intelligence: Digital Transformation

Mohamed KandeVice Chairman and Advisory Leader, PwC US

Chetan Sharma (Moderator)CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting


Break and Networking


5G: Reshaping Global Economy and Technology Landscape

Liren Chen SVP - Engineering, Qualcomm Technology

Chetan Sharma (Moderator)CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting


5G: Platform for Innovation and Disruption

Neville Ray CTO, T-Mobile USA

Ina Fried (Moderator) Chief Technology Correspondent Axios

Erik EkuddenCTO, Ericsson


Lunch & Networking

Afternoon Sessions

Connected Intelligence: Future of Autonomous, Transportation, and Society

Dr. Shahin Farshchi Partner, Lux Capital

Wilson Rothman (Moderator)Senior Editor, WSJ

Pratik SoniCEO and Founder, Omnichains Solutions

Bert KaufmanHead of Corporate & Regulatory Comm, Zoox

Allison Clift - Jennings CEO and Founder, Filament

5G: Charting out the Roadmap

Helen OjhaCofounder and EVP, Collinear Networks

Chetan Sharma (Moderator)CEO, Chetan Sharma Consulting

Sezo OnoeChief Technology Architect, NTT DoCoMo

Dr. Jim ThompsonCTO, Qualcomm

Geoff BrinFormer, VP, 5G Innovation, Deutsche Telekom


Edge Computing: Are we really in a computing paradigm shift?

Rob TopolGeneral Manager, 5G Busines, Intel

Ina Fried (Moderator)Chief Technology Correspondent Axios

Dr. Jason HoffmanCEO and Founder, MobiledgeX

Ben MarcusCofounder and Chariman, Airmap

Doug Suriano SVP and GM, Oracle Comunications

Robotics: Harmonizing Humans and Machines

Karl RauscherChariman, Cloudminds

Erin Rapcki (Moderator)Founder, Machine Inbound

Dr. Sarjoun SkaffCofounder and CTO, Bossa Nova

Rob ConeybeerPartner, Shasta Ventures

Dr. Cory KiddCEO and Founder, Catalia Health


Break and Networking


Cybersecurity: Dispatches from the Frontlines

Barmak Meftah President, Cybersecurity, AT&T

Vishal Gupta (Moderator)CTO, Unisys

Christy WyattCEO, DTex Systems

Duncan GreatwoodCEO, Xage

Jane Rhodes GVP, Corporate SEcurity, Charter Comunications

John Aisien CEO, Bluecedar

Connected Intelligence: Unlocking the value of data in Healthcare

Dr. Scott SaponasDirector, Medical Devices, Microsoft

Dr. Sailesh Chutani (Moderator)Senior Director, Amazon

Warren RatliffCEO and President, MDmetrix

Stacey KinkeadChief Product Officer, Multiscale Networks

Dr. Jennifer HadlockInstitute of Systems Biology

Mike McSherryCEO and Founder, Xealth


Democratizing AI

Lo Toney Partner, Google Ventures, Plexo Capital

Karen Weise (Moderator)Tech Correspondent, NY Times

Samir KumarManaging Director, Microsoft Venture Funds

Chuck DavisCTO and Founder, Element Data

Dr. Alain BrianconCTO, Cerebri.ai


Cocktail Reception

Chill, Network, and form partnerships for Life