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Cloud Slam 2011 Cloud Computing Conference

Cloudcor Inc.

Monday, April 18, 2011 at 8:00 AM - Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 6:00 PM (EDT)

Cloud Slam 2011 Cloud Computing Conference

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The 3rd Annual Virtual Conference on Cloud Computing will be hosted online from April 18 - 22, 2011. It is global event, covering latest trends and innovations in the world of cloud computing. Conference panels, workshops, and tutorials are selected to cover a range of the hottest topics in cloud computing. Our conference tracks will focus on the following areas:
Cloud for Business, Technology & Innovation, Cloud For Public Sector, Industry Implementation Insights, Governance & Enforcement, Research & Findings.

Conference Agenda




Note: This program page will be updated frequently and may change without notice (all participants will be notified by e-mail). 

Day 1 - Monday, April 18, 2011 (Mountain View & Livestream)
08:30 - 09:00 PST Registration
09:00 - 10:00 PST Welcome & Opening Keynote (Broadcast live over Internet),
Ron Markezich, Corporate VP at Microsoft
10:00 - 11:00 PST Silicon Valley & The Cloud: Power Panel,
- Matt Thompson, Microsoft, (Moderator); Craig Knighton, CTO of LiquidSpace; Tony Pujals , President, Subfuzion; Ian Howells, CMO StorSimple
11:15 - 12:00 PST Fireside chat The Current and Future State of Cloud,
James Staten, Principle Analyst at Forrester and Dhiraj Pathak, CIO Advisory Partner at PwC
12:00 - 13:15 PST Lunch Interval for On-Premise delegates
12:00 - 13:15 PST Virtual Audience: Harnessing the Cloud to Create Social Mobile Apps That Scale
Abe Pachikara, U.S. Cloud Computing Adoption Lead | DPEUS
13:15 - 14:00 PST Video Killed the Radio Star and Cloud Computing Will Kill the Programming Star
Don Ferguson EVP & CTO CA Technologies
14:00 - 14:45 PST Cloud Computing: The Transformative Power of Everything as a Service,
Mike Palmer, Vice President of Global Enterprise Engineering at Verizon Business
14:45 - 15:00 PST Afternoon Break
15:00 - 15:45 PST The State of Cloud Computing Today. The Tires Have Been Kicked…or have they?
James Staten, Principle Analyst at Forrester
15:45 - 16:30 PST Public / Government Sector Panel: How the Cloud Helps Government Agencies Deliver More to Their Constituents
Jon Walton, CIO at City of San Francisco and Benton Belcher from ISC
16:30 - 18:00 PST Networking, Drinks & Close
Day 2 - Tuesday, April 19, 2011 (Webex)
08:00 - 09:00 EST The Business and Technology of Cloud Computing,
Mark Smith, CEO & Executive VP of Research at Ventana Research
09:00 - 10:00 EST The Inevitability of an Open Cloud,
John Engates, CTO at Rackspace
10:00 - 11:00 EST Pre-Flight Checklists and Seatbelts for Your Application's Trip to the Cloud,
Chris Wysopal, Co-Founder & CTO at Veracode
10:00 - 11:00 EST IT Survival Tool for the Cloud Era: Transforming IT Into a Service Broker,
Keith Jahn, Director in the Office of the CTO for HP Software and Solutions at HP
11:00 - 12:00 EST Social Media's Midnight Run: The Regulations Are Coming! ,
Rob May , CEO & Co-Founder at Backupify
11:00 - 12:00 EST A Ground-Level View of Cloud Operations and Deployment Issues - For Service Providers and Their Corporate Customers,
Raj Patel, Vice President, Collaboration Software Group, Cisco
11:00 - 12:00 EST Identifying and Removing the Obstacles to Cloud Adoption,
Mark Skilton, Capgemini and Penelope Gordon, Co-Founder at 1Plug Corporation
12:00 - 13:00 EST The Combination of Cloud & UC&C: Delivering the Promise of Unified Communications & Collaboration as a Service,
Bob Minai, Executive Director, Product Management and Development, Communications Services at Verizon and Roberta Mackintosh, Director for Global Unified Communications and Collaboration for Verizon Business
13:00 - 14:00 EST Critical Considerations for Security in Microsoft’s PaaS Cloud,
Enrique Saggese, Sr. Security Consultant with the Security Center of Excellence, Microsoft
14:00 - 15:00 EST Rethinking IT: Cloud and the Survival of IT,
Brian Butte, Director - Cloud Computing at PwC
15:00 - 16:00 EST Bunker Busting: Government and the Cloud,
Logan Kleier, CISO at City of Portland
15:00 - 16:00 EST Getting Scalable Cloud Application Deployments Right the First Time,
Tobias Kunze, Director, Cloud Platform Engineering at Red Hat
15:00 - 16:00 EST Automation: The great cloud and on-premise unifier,
Quinlan Eddy, CEO and Founder of Star Analytics
16:00 - 17:00 EST Intelligent Society. Part 1,
Marc Silvester, Senior Vice President & Global Chief Technology Officer at Fujitsu.
17:00 - 18:00 EST Systematic Cloud Assessment and Roadmapping,
Tony Shan, Chief Cloudologist at Keane/NTT Data
17:00 - 18:00 EST Business Freemium - Leading This Decade in Cloud Innovation,
Matt Holleran, Venture Partner at Emergence Capital
17:00 - 18:00 EST Quick Scaling in the Cloud,
Michael Crandell , CEO at RightScale
18:00 - 19:00 EST How Application Design Can Power Cloud Economics,
James Staten, Vice President, Principal Analyst at Forrester
19:00 - 20:00 EST Cloud Apps to Empower the Public Cloud,
Andreas Dangl, Managing Director at Fabasoft
Day 3 - Wednesday, April 20, 2011 (Webex)
08:00 - 09:00 EST Private Cloud Management – Case Studies for Success,
Songnian Zhou, CEO at Platform Computing
09:00 - 10:00 EST What you don't know about monitoring in the cloud,
Donn Rochette, CTO at AppFirst
09:00 - 10:00 EST Service Platforms: Power the Next Wave of Cloud Adoption,
Madhava Venkatesh, Group Project Manager at HCL
09:00 - 10:00 EST Seize the Cloud - The Business and Enterprise Architecture Dimensions of Cloud,
Erik van Ommeren, Director of Innovation at Sogeti VINT - Vision Inspiration Navigation Trends
10:00 - 11:00 EST Mining the Web on a Shoestring: The equalizing effect of Big Data in the Cloud,
Keith Lowery, Engineering Fellow at AMD
11:00 - 12:00 EST How Flexible and Scalable Is Hardware in the Cloud?,
Donato Buccella, CTO at Certeon
11:00 - 12:00 EST Preview the Next-Generation Cloud: Mobility and Productivity ,
Neil Weldon, Director of Technology at Dialogic
11:00 - 12:00 EST Cloud Certification: From Compliance Mandate to Competitive Differentiator,
Douglas W. Barbin, Director at BrightLine
12:00 - 13:00 EST Cloud-based PC Management with Windows Intune,
Gavriella Schuster, General Manager of Windows Client Commercial Product Management Group, Microsoft.
13:00 - 14:00 EST Vision to Action – Cloud 2015,
Raejeanne Skillern, Director, Cloud Computing Marketing for Intel
14:00 - 15:00 EST The Service Boomerang: Why users “go rogue” and what we can do when they come back,
George Watt, VP of Strategy for the Cloud Computing at CA Technologies
15:00 - 16:00 EST Content Management for the Cloud,
Dean Tang, CEO at ABBYY USA
15:00 - 16:00 EST Chasing the Clouds - Best Practices for Optimizing Your Data Center with Cloud Strategies,
Dan Lamorena , Director, Storage and Availability Management Group at Symantec Corporation
15:00 - 16:00 EST Connecting Organizations in a Public Cloud for B2B-Collaboration,
Karl Mayrhofer, Managing Director at Fabasoft
16:00 - 17:00 EST Opening Up a Wave of Innovation,
Jonathan Bryce, VP at Rackspace
17:00 - 18:00 EST Cloud Computing Networking: The Race to Zero,
Peter Dougherty, Founder at OnPath Technologies
17:00 - 18:00 EST Cloud on the Go: How Business Will Take Our Cloud(s) Mobile,
John Barnes , CTO at Model Metrics
17:00 - 18:00 EST Preparing Your Data Center for the Transformation to Private Clouds,
Doug Ingraham, Vice President, Data Center Products at Brocade Communications
18:00 - 19:00 EST Primal fear: Enterprise cloud transformation and the fight or flight reflex,
Eric Pulier, CEO of ServiceMesh
19:00 - 20:00 EST Cloud 2: How Social, Mobile & Open Trends Impact the Workplace,
Chuck Ganapathi, Senior Vice President Products, Chatter and Mobile at
Day 4 - Thursday, April 21, 2011 (Webex)
08:00 - 09:00 EST Real Hybrid Clouds – No Barriers, No Boundaries,
Ellen Rubin, Co-Founder & VP Products at CloudSwitch
09:00 - 10:00 EST Dynamic Desktops: To the Cloud and Beyond!,
Tyler Rohrer, Founder at Liquidware Labs
09:00 - 10:00 EST Cloud Decision Framework for CIOs,
Varundev Kashimath , Researcher at Technical University of Delft
09:00 - 10:00 EST 6 Tips on Achieving Scaling Enterprise Applications in the Cloud,
Duncan Johnston-Watt, CEO at Cloudsoft
10:00 - 11:00 EST Building Multi-LOB Shared Clouds – Tame the Complexity,
Jay Muelhoefer, VP Marketing and James Pang, VP Products at Platform Computing
11:00 - 12:00 EST Hybrid Clouds for SME,
Vineet Jain, CEO and Co-Founder at Egnyte
11:00 - 12:00 EST The Final Cloud Frontier: Driving Cloud Adoption for Mission Critical Apps,
Benjamin Frenkel, Head of Cloud Technology at Pegasystems
11:00 - 12:00 EST The Personality Cloud,
Simon Rust, VP of Technology at AppSense
12:00 - 13:00 EST Managing Risk and Change in Migrating to the Cloud,
Cara Beston, Systems & Process Assurance Partner at PwC
13:00 - 14:00 EST PaaS Lessons from Cloud Pioneers,
Shawn Murray, Director of Windows Azure at Microsoft
14:00 - 15:00 EST Intelligent Society. Part 2,
Jody Little, Vice President Cloud Marketing for Fujitsu America.
15:00 - 16:00 EST From Image to Instance – Better Software Development with the Cloud,
Steve Taylor, COO at OpenMake Software
15:00 - 16:00 EST The Road to Cloud Services - An ING Case Study,
Corjan Bast , Global Product Manager at ITpreneurs
15:00 - 16:00 EST EMC, HP, IBM, NetApp: where they are taking the Cloud,
Mike Karp, Analyst at Ptak Noel Associates (Moderator) and V Bercovici, M Karp, G Hough, C Sakac, L States.
16:00 - 17:00 EST The Hitchhiker’s Guide to Cloud Computing – Tips for Navigating the Evolutionary and Revolutionary Paths to the Cloud,
Andi Mann, VP of virtualization product marketing for CA Technologies
17:00 - 18:00 EST Private Cloud Journey Made Easy: 4 Step Prescriptive Guidance,
Kurt Milne, Managing Director at IT Process Institute
17:00 - 18:00 EST Scaling Data in the Cloud,
Frank Weigel, Director of Product Management at Couchbase
17:00 - 18:00 EST The Government Cloud: Creating a 21st Century Citizen Experience,
Pete Stoneberg, Deputy CIO of the Government Cloud RightNow Technologies,
18:00 - 19:00 EST Building an Enterprise Architecture for Secure High-Performance Hybrid Cloud Computing,
Ian Howells, CMO at StorSimple
Day 5 - Friday, April 22, 2011 (Webex)
08:00 - 09:00 EST Building Multi-Dimensional Trust in the Cloud,
Jeff Nick, Senior Vice President and CTO at EMC Corporation
09:00 - 10:00 EST Heimdall Portal - Utilization of Service Measurement Index (SMI) as a Deployment Strategy in the Cloud,
Arfath Pasha, Cloud Software Technical Lead at Mycroft
09:00 - 10:00 EST Multi-Tenancy in the Cloud and Google App Engine ,
Vikas Hazrati, Co-Founder and Technical Architect at Inphina Technologies
09:00 - 10:00 EST Avoiding Regulatory Mines in Your Cloud Business,
David Snead, Attorney & Counselor at W. David Snead, P.C.
10:00 - 11:00 EST Calm Before the Storm: Why getting your SLAs in order today will save you tomorrow,
Erik Hille, ITIL’s Service Level/Portfolio/Catalog Management at CA Technologies
11:00 - 12:00 EST Capability Based IT Portfolio Management,
John Rogers, Chief, CIO and DPfM Division, Command, Control, Communications and Computer Systems (TCJ6), United States Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill
11:00 - 12:00 EST Cloud Computing and the Internet of Things,
David Young, CEO and Founder at Joyent
11:00 - 12:00 EST Solving the Enterprise IT Disconnect,
Aaron Levie, CEO and Co-Founder at
12:00 - 13:00 EST Cloud Choices for Developers,
Anant Jhingran, IBM Fellow, VP and CTO for Information Management Division, IBM
13:00 - 14:00 EST How SaaS Helps Your Workers Get More Done,
David Chow, Director of Product Management, Office 365 at Microsoft Corporation
14:00 - 15:00 EST The Importance of Cloud Data Integration for Hybrid IT,
Darren Cunningham, VP of Marketing for Informatica Cloud
15:00 - 16:00 EST Research in the Cloud: Speeding Retail Innovation With Live Customer Data,
Darren Vengroff, Chief Scientist at RichRelevance
15:00 - 16:00 EST The Service Provider Cloud Strategy - Quo Vadis?,
Uwe Lambrette, Service Provider Solutions, Internet Business Solutions Group of Cisco Systems
15:00 - 16:00 EST Cloud Computing Customer Loyalty and Advocacy: The Ingredient for Success,
Donald Ryan, Vice President at Market Probe
16:00 - 17:00 EST Cloud Computing – How We Got Here, Where We Are, and Where we are Heading,
Jeff Barr, Senior Web Services Evangelist at Amazon
17:00 - 18:00 EST Real-Time Cloud Platform,
Cyprien Noel, CEO at ObjectFabric
17:00 - 18:00 EST Hybrid Video Encoding: Keeping Your Feet on the Ground and Your Head in the Cloud,
David Dudas, VP Video Solutions at Sorensen Media
17:00 - 18:00 EST Managing Website Performance and Availability,
Joseph Ruscio, CTO at Librato
18:00 - 19:00 EST Process Flexibility and BPaaS,
Arijit Sengupta CEO at BeyondCore

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