November 8, 2018 – November 9, 2018 THE BALLANTYNE, CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
C-level IT leaders in the financial services and insurance sectors are dealing with many challenges as digital transformation becomes an imperative. Understanding not only the convergence of Mobile, Social, and Cloud but also the possible implications of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Blockchain is vital to stay ahead of the competition.
Join us at FSI Transformation Assembly for updates on the latest digital technologies and strategies.
×Rhonda Vetere CIO & Global Technology Executive, Rhonda Vetere Inc.
Rhonda Vetere is a seasoned C-Suite technology executive who has worked across industries in global technology. A change agent for digital transformation, she has led the way for growth with more than 23 mergers and acquisitions at companies.
A passionate leader in technology across industries, Rhonda has worked in global executive positions at Estée Lauder Companies, AIG, HP Enterprise Services, Barclays / Lehman, Bank One / JPMorgan Chase, CompuServe, UUNET, MCI, and Worldcom. She has lived and worked internationally – in New York, Hong Kong, Singapore, London, Mumbai, and across India – and has managed teams of more than 20,000 people.
As an industry expert and influencer, Vetere has been a keynote speaker and panelist at many conferences and events, including World Economic Forum/Davos, WIT (Women in Technology) Connect, Microsoft Global CIO Summit, Dell EMC World, and the U.S. Vice Presidential Candidate Debate. Rhonda has been recognized with for her leadership and influence, notably with a 2017 Stevie Award for Excellence in Transforming Business and as a multi-year Top 100 CIO/CTO Executive Leader in STEM by STEMconnector.
Grit & Grind is Vetere’s second book – she is also the co-author of an HP special edition book, Enterprise Service Management for Dummies.
An avid sports fan and real-world corporate athlete, Rhonda stays focused and sharp by competing in marathons and triathlons on a regular basis – over 70 events thus far, including triathlons, half-marathons, marathons, and IRONMAN 70.3 mile triathlons. She recently ran 55 miles in the Serengeti as part of a girls and women’s empowerment fundraiser: the first women-only run of its kind.
×Jordan McKee Principal Analyst, Payments, 451 Research
Jordan McKee is a Principal Analyst leading 451 Research’s coverage of the payments ecosystem. He focuses on digital transformation across the commerce value chain, with an emphasis on the major trends impacting payment networks, issuing and acquiring banks, payment processors and point-of-sale providers. His research helps vendors and enterprises assess the key implications of emerging technologies driving the digitization of the end-to-end shopping journey. Jordan joined 451 Research with the company's acquisition of mobility research firm Yankee Group in 2013. Before joining 451 Research he worked at OnProcess Technology, helping telecom and financial services businesses improve their customer experience and service supply chain strategies. Prior to this he was a member of FM Global’s internal market research unit, analyzing trends in the insurance sector. Jordan is listed on the Electronic Transactions Association's Forty Under 40 list for 2018. He is frequently engaged by the media to share his insights on the payments ecosystem and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, TIME, Businessweek and The Financial Times. He has also appeared on radio and television interviews with the Associated Press and CBS. McKee is a regular speaker at client and industry events, delivering keynotes and moderating panels at SXSW, Money20/20, Interop and ETA TRANSACT. Additionally, Jordan is a judge for the GSMA's Global Mobile Awards and SIIA CODiE Awards. Jordan holds a bachelor's degree with a concentration in marketing from Bryant University.
×Regis Martin Chief Technology Officer Americas, BNP Paribas
×Vince Campitelli II Enterprise Security Specialist, Cloud Security Alliance
×Julia Anderson Global Chief Information Officer, Smithfield Foods
×Michael Levine SVP, Retail Banking Technology Group, US Bank
Technology / Operations executive in financial services with broad experience in retail banking, consumer mortgages, consumer real estate, software product development and support, and commercial lending. Unusual ability to implement technology to meet business needs. Extensive experience managing business operations and technology development, and in building and leading organizations. Outstanding strategic and people leadership skills. Interested in lean manufacturing, lean product development, and agile development approaches.
Author of two well-received books on lean and agile software, "Tale of Two Systems: Lean and Agile Software for Business Leaders," and "Tale of Two Transformations: Bringing Lean and Agile Software to Life." Written as engaging business novels, these accessible books are aimed at both general business leaders and software professionals, serving as a primer on lean/agile approaches and a guide to implementation.