Relay 2015. Cloud Platform Everywhere. November 10, 2015

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New York, NY

Altman Building
135 W 18th Street
New York, NY 10011

Time Description
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Registration and Breakfast

Host: Nancy Pearson (Chief Marketing Officer, IBM Cloud)

*Register today to automatically be entered in a drawing to win* a GoPro Black Hero4 camera. Winner to be drawn during the evening cocktail reception.
9:30 AM to 10:15 AM Opening Keynote & Demos

Innovate With The Cloud Built For Cognitive Business
Steve Robinson discusses how clients are taking advantage of cloud and cognitive computing to build a new generation of apps and services that are deepening the way people interact with technology.

Steve Robinson (General Manager, Cloud Platform Services, IBM Cloud)

Cognitive Demo:
Ram Vennam (IBM Bluemix Developer Advocate)
Damion Heredia (VP of Product Management and Design, IBM Bluemix and Marketplace)

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Client: Alpha Modus

Prashant Bhuyan (Co-Founder, CTO/CDO, Alpha Modus)

Bluemix Garage, New Methods For Success
Rachel Reinitz and Alpha Modus discuss the technology, methodology and culture change that will enable large enterprises and startups to drive disruption across every industry.

Rachel Reinitz (IBM Distinguished Engineer and CTO of IBM Bluemix Garage)
10:45 AM - 11:15 AM Networking Break and Demos
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Open Cloud Everywhere Angel Diaz hosts a panel with leaders from across the open source community about the growth and momentum of open and how it is being applied to address the unique needs of the enterprise, particularly around hybrid.

Host: Angel Diaz (VP, Cloud Architecture and Technology, IBM)

Sam Ramji (CEO, Cloud Foundry)
Jason McGee (IBM Fellow, VP and CTO, Cloud Foundation Services)
Jesse Proudman (CTO, Blue Box)
Mary Mt. Pleasant (Senior Cloud Advisor, IBM)
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Analyst Keynote, New Research: Cloud Is All About The Customer Debuting new research data, John Rymer discusses the rapid growth of "customer-centric" workloads in the cloud and the challenges many organizations have faced with private cloud.

Speaker: John Rymer (Principal Analyst, Forrester Research)
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch and Demos
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Enterprise Digital Transformation As the world moves toward instantaneous, mobile engagement, companies across every industry are transforming business, supply and value chains.

Speakers: Danny Sabbah (CTO & GM Next Generation Platform)
Jyoti Chawla (Senior Cloud Advisor, IBM)
2:30 PM - 2:35 PM Walking Time / Quick Break
2:35 PM - 3:05 PM Breakout Sessions

Platform Track - Main Stage Area
Modern Enterprise Apps are Powered by Hybrid Cloud From bare metal to elastic runtimes. On-prem to off-prem. Multi-tenant to single. The cloud is a place of multitudes. In this session Bala and Jason will discuss the patterns of adoption and architecture that represent how companies are constructing next generation solutions.

Bala Rajaraman (CTO and IBM Fellow, Cloud Platform Services, IBM)
Jason McGee (IBM Fellow, VP and CTO, Cloud Foundation Services)

Data Track - Second Level
Open For Data Modern Apps And Services are leveraging data to change the way we engage with users in a more personalized way. Skyla Loomis talks big data, analytics, NoSQL, SQL and how IBM Cloud is open for data.

Speaker: Skyla Loomis (Director, Cloudant Engineering)
3:05 PM - 3:15 PM Walking Time, Quick Break
3:15 PM - 3:55 PM Breakout Sessions

Platform Track - Main Stage Area
Expect More From Private Cloud Cloud is not a piece of technology. Cloud is an experience, an SLA and an API. In this session, Tim, Jeff and Jesse will discuss new ways of delivering cloud as-a-service, but within the enterprise data center.

Tim Vanderham (VP Cloud Platform Services Development, IBM)
Jeff Brent (Technical Product Manager - IBM Cloud)
Jesse Proudman (CTO, Blue Box)

Data Track - Second Level
New Data Sources, New Value. Watson, Weather and Beyond This discussion led by Michael Karasick delves into how data from weather, sensors, text and images can be used to change the way apps interact with users and machines.

Speaker: Michael Karasick (VP of Innovations, Watson)

3:55 PM - 4:20 PM Networking Break and Demos
4:20 PM - 5:00 PM Breakout Sessions

Platform Track - Main Stage Area
Bridge to Cloud. Connecting Existing IT Investments, Including Websphere, to the Cloud Leveraging Java and existing IT is critical to the enterprise and this session will disucss how companies, including WAS customers, can leverage the cloud to build new apps and enhance and extend existing ones.

Speaker: Dave Sudlik (Product Manager, Websphere Application Server, IBM)

Data Track - Second Level
Secure The Future David Cass discusses the role of security and how best practices can be used to accelerate cloud adoption and success.

Speaker: David Cass (Vice President, Cloud and SaaS CISO)
5:00 PM - 5:10 PM Walking Time, Quick Break
5:10 PM - 5:20 PM Closing Remarks

Speaker: Nancy Pearson (Chief Marketing Officer, IBM Cloud)
5:20 PM - 7:00 PM Cocktail Reception
Raffle Drawing: GoPro Black Hero4 camera.
*Must be present to win.

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