BMC Connect Chicago Agenda

Wednesday, October 11, 2023
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Registration and coffee
9:30 AM - 9:40 AM
Jeff Hardy
9:40 AM - 10:20 AM
Make Your Vision a Reality with BMC: Inspiring Customer Innovation

Join Eduarda Camacho, Chief Customer Officer, BMC, as she shares strategies to make the most of your technology, connecting and optimizing digital operations to fuel efficiency, intelligence, and innovation. Continue the conversation with Gisela Riggan, CIO, Prosperity Bank, and Laura Johnson, VP Corporate IT, CSG as they share how they’re partnering with BMC to drive performance improvements and enable transformation initiatives.

Eduarda Camacho Laura Johnson Gisela Riggan
10:20 AM - 10:40 AM
Conquering the Complexities of AI & Data

Get from today to tomorrow with AIOps, ServiceOps, DevOps, DataOps, and AutonomousOps. Hear how BMC AI capabilities can move your business forward.

Ram Chakravarti
10:40 AM - 11:05 AM
The Tech Investments to Win Today for Tomorrow

Hear what’s changing in the world of enterprise technology and what you need to be thinking about to stay ahead of disruption and capitalize on opportunity.

Carlos Casanova
11:05 AM - 11:20 AM
11:20 AM - 12:05 PM
Session 1: Modernize Your Data Management: Connecting the Mainframe to the Hybrid Cloud

You rely on the mainframe to run your always-on, digital world, but are you getting the most value from its data? It's time to reimagine how you manage and protect your mainframe data. Explore all the ways that leveraging private, public, and hybrid clouds can modernize your core infrastructure, protect against cyber threats, unlock business intelligence and analytics, and support new cases for data reuse.

Colleen Gordon
Breakout 3
Session 2: Improving ServiceOps Efficiency with Generative AI

In this session, you’ll see how BMC is using generative AI and large language model technology to improve service and operations management outcomes, enhance the self-service experience, and accelerate problem resolution.

Allison Cramer
Session 3: The Next Step in Your DataOps Journey

Join this session to learn how Control-M and other innovations are helping companies use orchestration, a key principle in DataOps, to get data projects into production faster AND run them at scale to make better, faster business decisions with clear ROI.

Joe Goldberg
Breakout 2
12:05 PM - 12:15 PM
12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Session 1: Future-Ready Innovation with Your Mainframe

Unlock the full potential of your mainframe investment while embracing innovation, protecting your assets, and driving business growth. Delve into the power of seamless collaboration, cutting-edge AI-driven operations, and hybrid cloud for unmatched speed and agility to outpace your competition.

April Hickel
Breakout 3
Session 2: AI-Driven Service and Operations Management

Customers want speed and personalized experiences while your business needs operational rigor, proactive problem resolution, and innovation to grow. Join us as we share how BMC Helix continues to lead the way in cloud-native, SaaS-delivered solutions for the modern enterprise—now and for whatever comes next.

Joseph George Bill Sheridan
Session 3: Future Proofing Through Automation and Orchestration

IT Operations is ideally positioned to enable competitive advantage with the freedom to innovate securely and within a scalable application and data workflow orchestration framework. This session explores the strategic and future direction for Control-M and BMC Helix Control-M for your evolving business.

Robby Dick David Jenkins
Breakout 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Lunch and networking - All Hands On the Future

Meet us in the Experience Zone to get a firsthand look at the Connected Digital Ops driven innovations that are enabling the Autonomous Digital Enterprise.

Experience Zone
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Guest Speaker: Chris Barton

Spend time with inventor Chris Barton and you’ll be inspired to believe anything is possible. His positive energy to make seemingly impossible ideas come to life is absolutely contagious. Chris’s best-known creation is Shazam, the app that changed the way the world discovers music and laid the groundwork for the consumer AI industry we know today. And he's no one hit wonder, holding 12 patents and continuing to invent and innovate today with his newest venture, Guard. Join us as Chris shares his passion about using technology to delight people and make a positive impact on the world.

Chris Barton
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cocktails/Happy Hour
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