John Linwood

Executive Vice President & CTO

Wood Mackenzie

Kevin Gallagher

CIO

Channel 4 Television

Mark Holt

CTO

thetrainline.com

Bjarte Bogsnes

Vice President Performance Management Development - CFO Performance Management & Risk

Statoil

Dr. Remigiusz Smolinski

Head of Innovation Management - Corporate Development

Otto Group

Andrew Bilecki

CIO

UK Power Networks

Steve Howes

Managing Director

Rail Settlement Plan Ltd, Association of Train Operating Companies

Alistair Watters

Director of Estate Transformation and Customer Director

B&Q

Anthony Shama

Head of Applications and Software Development

BNP Paribas Real Estate

Steve Beaumont

Solutions Marketing Manager, EMEA & APAC

Planview

Joe Mayhew

Head of Business Transformation

Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix Ltd

Billy Ferguson

Head Of Enterprise Architecture

Allianz Insurance

Richard Dallimore

Head of Information Security - Business Transformation Service

NHS Blood and Transplant

Tim Hargest

Head of Business Intelligence Solutions

E.ON Business Services

Henk Smeenk

Programme Manager - New World of Work

KLM

Jasvir Chohan

Head of Customer Services and ICT

Eastleigh Borough Council

Jan Ellerman

Senior Specialist - Data Protection Office

Europol

Ian Helliwell

Senior Enterprise Architect

AstraZeneca

Daniel Senter

Business Intelligence Centre of Excellence Manger

National Grid

Mike Wooden

Chief Commercial Officer

Convergys

Peter Armstrong

Co-founder

Dashcube

Rui Melo Biscaia

Director, Product Management

Watchful Software

Tim Jennings

Chief Research Analyst

Ovum

Maxine Holt

Director Research & Analysis

Ovum

Nicole Engelbert

Director of Research & Analysis – Industries

Ovum

Gary Barnett

Chief Analyst

Ovum

Rob Gallagher

Director Research & Analysis - Media & Entertainment

Ovum

Kieran Hines

Practice Leader - Financial Services Technology

Ovum

Chris Pennell

Lead Analyst - Public Sector Technology

Ovum

Tom Pringle

Practice Leader - Information Management

Ovum

Jasvir Chohan

Head of Customer Services and ICT

Eastleigh Borough Council

Rob Gallagher

Director Research & Analysis - Media & Entertainment

Ovum

Henk Smeenk

Programme Manager - New World of Work

KLM

Mark Holt

CTO

thetrainline.com

Rui Melo Biscaia

Director, Product Management

Watchful Software

Tom Pringle

Practice Leader - Information Management

Ovum

Billy Ferguson

Head Of Enterprise Architecture

Allianz Insurance

Richard Dallimore

Head of Information Security - Business Transformation Service

NHS Blood and Transplant

Alistair Watters

Director of Estate Transformation and Customer Director

B&Q

Chris Pennell

Lead Analyst - Public Sector Technology

Ovum

This is the age of digital transformation! IT leaders are expected to deliver continued IT business support whilst simultaneously exploiting innovative technologies to drive competitive business advantage. So pressure is on to be an authoritative technology and business leader, or risk being pigeonholed. OIC tackles key challenges across both these critical paths. Industry leaders and expert analysts use practical case studies and insights to ensure you keep abreast of the latest developments, are able to apply real-world learnings back in your organisation, and understand how your peers are achieving agile, efficient and measurable results.

TOP 6 REASONS TO ATTEND OVUM INDUSTRY CONGRESS 2015

  • Customise your learning experience, choose your most valuable sessions from the content-packed 2 day, multi-themed agenda
  • Network and knowledge-share with 350+ of your enterprise IT peers, and more than 80 real-world speakers spearheading digital transformation in their organisations.
  • Schedule your in-depth 1:2:1 meeting with one of over 30 Expert Ovum Analysts for personal insight into your key challenge.
  • A curated exhibition showcasing only valuable solution providers, and our Innovation OTR Village – your passport to finding the most innovative SME’s in technology today.
  • Senior leadership stream, operated under Chatham House Rules, offers an unique ‘think-tank’ environment for C & VP Level IT Leaders to debate and explore the most challenging issues faced by businesses today. By invitation only.
  • Exclusive Ovum Research Pack hand-selected for today’s IT leader
  * Complimentary attendance: Ovum Industry Congress is free to attend for enterprise end-user IT executives
Placing our 2015 research agenda into a live environment, OIC brings you the key themes for the coming year, exploring:
  • Transform IT capability and restructuring the IT function
  • Modernize legacy systems – Infrastructure and applications
  • Build the modern workplace – Mobility and collaboration
  • Cybersecurity - Manage security, identity & privacy
  • Adopt cloud services
  • Connect the physical world – Internet of things and M2M
  • Exploit information for business advantage – Big data & analytics
  • Enhance customer experience
  OCI Super themes
At Ovum, we understand each organisation and individuals requirements are different, that is why we offer a customisable delegate experience, with tailored streamed, and interactive sessions, OIC delivers so much more than your usual conference:
  • Senior leadership stream: Offers an exclusive ‘think-tank’ environment for C & VP Level IT Leaders operated under Chatham House Rules. Providing a sanctuary within the conference for IT thought-leaders. The debate will explore solutions to the most challenging issues faced by businesses today. Places are limited.
  • Interactive Workshops: Get a hands-on, interactive tutorial on the latest enterprise IT tools and methods, that you can apply to your projects as soon as you return to your office
  • Sector Breakfast Briefings: Join us for a refreshing breakfast, delivering key insights into sector-specific challenges. Each briefing comprises interactive, lively debates, moderated by an Ovum Practice Leader, and supported by one of our event partners.
  • OTR Awards & OTR Innovation Village: Join us in recognizing outstanding companies for their innovative use of technology and meet some of the most interesting SME players in the market today.
  • 1:2:1 access to analyst expertise: Book your personal meeting with an Ovum technology or industry expert to better address your current challenges

* Complimentary attendance: Ovum Industry Congress is free to attend for enterprise end-user IT executives

During the event you can tap into Ovum’s expertise through one-to-one consultations with our analysts at the Analyst Clinic.

Here, in 30 minute meetings, you will be able to discuss the challenges facing your organization and get personalized advice on how the latest trends in business technology will affect your business and your industry sector. Ovum’s global IT and Telecoms analyst team and experts in their respective fields, are available to meet with you. We encourage you to take advantage of this experience by securing a one-to-one meeting in advance to be sure of availability, or on the day. Contact Fiona Hipple on fiona.hipple@ovum.com book your slot!

A good mixture of content with some very strong material and presenters

Chief Architect, AXA Technology Services UK

A good blend of research and practical experience

Technology Strategy & Architecture Director, Vodafone

I got a great deal out of my attendance, next year I will definitely clear my diary for both days

Business Relationship Manager, Electrocomponents

A useful event in which to learn about many different aspects of the IT industry from both a vertical and horizontal perspective with a wide range of topics and suppliers

Enterprise Architect, Avios

Great event, good to have the opportunity to network with Ovum analysts and end users

Manager Analyst Relations, AGT International

An outstanding event - a fully functional venue, great content and superb organisation

Director, Redwing Asia Limited

An excellent event with thought provoking content

Director of Corporate IT & Transformation, Aircom International

Catching up with where some of the key thinkers in the industry believe we are at and where we are going. Good to get updates on Cloud & Big Data

Senior Quality Consultant, DoI

Particularly good for networking with vendors and finding out the current trends in market practice

Lead Information Architect, Home Office

Good solid reminder of the role of the CIO

Group Director of IT, Buro Happold

Speaking Enquiries

Laura Tytherleigh Tel: +44 (0) 20 7017 6472

Sponsorship & Exhibition Enquiries

Svetlana Meshkova Tel: +44 (0)20 3377 3993

Marketing Enquiries

Andrew Cleary Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 6348

Registration Enquiries

Ovum Customer Services Tel: +44 (0)20 7017 4629