June 21, 2018 – June 22, 2018 MANDARIN ORIENTAL MIAMI, FL
Digital transformation has set its sights on the financial services and insurance industries. CIOs from North America’s top institutions are working to leverage new technology such as Artificial Intelligence to deliver products and services that answering changing customer needs.
While financial services and insurance CIOs will deal with many challenges in the coming years, one particular technological challenge raises to the top – dealing with the complexity of data. The massive explosion in data is creating unprecedented manageability issues for firms around the world. As firms expand customer touch points through the use of digital platforms like social media, CIOs are dealing with an overwhelming volume of structured and unstructured data, resulting in an increased need for tighter security.
×Ramon Richards SVP - Securitization and Servicing Technology , Fannie Mae
×John Furlong VP and Chief Information Officer, Group Insurance, Guardian Life Insurance
×Adam Schlesinger Chief Data Officer, National Bank of Canada
×Melissa Schilling Professor of Management, Stern School of Business, New York University
Melissa A. Schilling is the John Herzog Chair Professor of Management at New York University Stern School of Business. Her research focuses on innovation and strategy in high technology industries such as smartphones, videogames, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, electric vehicles, and renewable energies. She is particularly interested in platform dynamics, networks, creativity, and breakthrough innovation. Her research in innovation and strategy has earned her awards such as the National Science Foundation's CAREER Award, and the Best Paper in Management Science and Organization Science for 2007 Award. Her research has also appeared in leading academic journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Management Science, Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, and Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, Research Policy, and Harvard Business Review. She is on the advisory board of the American Antitrust Association, and she sits on the editorial review boards of Organization Science, Strategic Organization, Strategy Science, and Academy of Management Discoveries. Her textbook, Strategic Management of Technological Innovation (now in its fifth edition), is the number one innovation strategy text in the world. She is also coauthor of Strategic Management: An integrated approach (now in its twelfth edition), and has a book forthcoming on serial breakthrough innovators called “Quirky: The remarkable story of the traits, foibles, and genius of breakthrough innovators who changed the world.”
×Jig Patel SVP/CTO Team Member Technology, Wells Fargo & Company