When/Where

Day 1

Monday, March 18, 2019
11:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Avasant Foundation Golf for Impact

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Empowering Beyond Welcome Reception and Dinner

Venue: Hacienda Golf Club
718 East Road
La Habra Heights, CA 90631

Day 2

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
7:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Empowering Beyond Summit 2019

Venue: The Novo @ L.A. Live
800 W Olympic Blvd a335
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Attend

A must-attend event for top-level executives representing technology, services and global enterprises across industries. Hear and interact with visionary speakers and thought leaders. Learn about the latest technology and business transformation trends that are reshaping every industry.

Theme

Surviving and thriving in the Digital Age requires the vision and courage to challenge the status quo and pursue the path towards becoming a digital enterprise. Navigating this Digital transformation journey requires a roadmap and an ecosystem of partners. Empowering Beyond Summit brings together world’s foremost thought leaders to share their insights and experiences in building the “Future of the Digital Enterprise”

Featured Speakers

Each year, we assemble a powerhouse group of powerful industry executives and thought leaders to share their insights and experiences.

Kevin S. Parikh

Kevin S. Parikh

CEO and Chairman at Avasant
Ray Barnard

Ray Barnard

EVP, Systems and Supply Chain at Fluor
Mary Gendron

Mary Gendron

SVP and CIO at Qualcomm
Sabby Ray

Sabby Ray

COO at AIG Life & Retirement
Mark Hill

Mark Hill

SVP and CIO at Gilead Sciences
Ryan Fay

Ryan Fay

EVP, Strategy and Global CIO at ACI
Larry Godec

Larry Godec

SVP and CIO at First American
Drew Martin

Drew Martin

CIO at Jack in the Box
Andrew Leask

Andrew Leask

Business Transformation Leader at Jaguar Land Rover
Sean Lennon

Sean Lennon

SVP and CIO at Allergan
Peter Nag

Peter Nag

Global Head of BPO at Merck
Nic Mulkey

Nic Mulkey

VP, Information Technology at Life Time
Karl West

Karl West

CISO and AVP at Intermountain Healthcare
David Jacobs

David Jacobs

AVP, Business of Information Systems at Intermountain Healthcare
Jairo Quiros

Jairo Quiros

VP, Global Shared Services at Equifax
Michele Steele

Michele Steele

VP at OneAmerica
Chet Chambers

Chet Chambers

Chief Evangelist at UiPath
Rick Hopfer

Rick Hopfer

Co-CEO at Hart and Avasant Fellow
Naresh Lachmandas

Naresh Lachmandas

Former CIO at L3 Communication Systems-West and Avasant Fellow
Anupam Govil

Anupam Govil

Partner at Avasant
Carlos Hernandez

Carlos Hernandez

Partner at Avasant
Joe Frampus

Joe Frampus

Partner at Avasant
Akshay Khanna

Akshay Khanna

Partner at Avasant
Nishant Verma

Nishant Verma

Partner at Avasant
Your Host<br />Rasha Goel

Your Host
Rasha Goel

Emmy Nominated TV Host/Producer

Agenda

Monday, March 18, 2019

  • 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM - Registration opens for Avasant Foundation Golf For Impact 2019

  • 11:30 AM - 5 PM - Shot Gun Start for Avasant Foundation Golf For Impact 2019

  • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Empowering Beyond Welcome Reception and Dinner

  • Highlight of the evening will be a performance by Comedian, Sara Tiana

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

  • 12 PM - 6:30 PM Grammy Museum Private Tours

    Participants’ time slots will be distributed at the event.

  • 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM - Breakfast/Registration

  • 8:30 AM - 10:50 AM - Morning Sessions Part I

    Keynote: Dare to Dream: Future of the Digital Enterprise, Kevin S. Parikh, CEO and Chairman, Avasant

    Digital Innovators Panel: Building the Roadmap from Legacy to a Digital Enterprise, Sabby Ray, COO, AIG Life and Retirement, Larry Godec, SVP and CIO, First American, Rick Hopfer, Co-CEO, Hart, and Avasant Fellow, moderated by Anupam Govil, Partner, Avasant

    Keynote: Driving Innovation through Cognitive Operations, Ray Barnard, EVP, Systems and Supply Chain, Fluor

  • 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM - Coffee Break

  • 11:20 AM - 12:45 PM - Morning Sessions Part II

    Technology Disruptors Panel: How Blockchain, AI and Automation are Enabling Enterprise 4.0, Ryan Fay, EVP, Strategy, and Global CIO, ACI, Jairo Quiros, VP, Global Shared Services, Equifax, Chet Chambers, Chief Evangelist, UiPath, moderated by Akshay Khanna, Partner, Avasant

    Transformation Challenges Fireside Chat: Balancing Strategic Growth and Risks, David Jacobs, AVP, Business of Information Systems, Intermountain Healthcare, Karl West, CISO and AVP, Intermountain Healthcare, moderated by Joe Frampus, Partner, Avasant

  • 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM - Lunch

  • 1:45 PM - 3:05 PM - Afternoon Sessions Part I

    Sourcing Transformation Panel: How Next Gen Sourcing can Deliver Business Outcomes, Peter Nag, Global Head of BPO, Merck, Andrew Leask, Business Transformation Leader, Jaguar Land Rover, Michele Steele, VP, OneAmerica, moderated by Naresh Lachmandas, Former CIO, L3 Communication Systems-West, and Avasant Fellow

    Fireside Chat: Enabling the Future of Healthcare and Life Sciences, Sean Lennon, SVP and CIO, Allergan, Mark Hill, SVP and CIO, Gilead Sciences, moderated by Nishant Verma, Partner, Avasant

  • 3:05 PM - 3:30 PM - Coffee Break

  • 3:30 PM - 5:15 PM - Afternoon Sessions Part II

    The New Rubric for Partnering with Technology Providers in the Digital Age, Anupam Govil, Partner, Avasant and Akshay Khanna, Partner, Avasant

    Fireside Chat: Re-imagining the Digital Customer Experience, Nic Mulkey, VP, Information Technology, Life Time, Drew Martin, CIO, Jack in the Box, moderated by Carlos Hernandez, Partner, Avasant

    Keynote: The Next Wave of Disruption: How 5G Will Change Everything! Mary Gendron, SVP and CIO, Qualcomm

  • 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM - Cocktail Reception

All Day Event Focused On

  • Digital Innovation and Disruption across various industries

  • Success stories of digital transformation through Intelligent Automation, IoT, and Cognitive

  • Building new business models and governance mechanisms to enhance customer value

  • Sourcing Transformation strategies

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Your Exclusive A-List Experience

The Grammy Museum @ LA Live

Every registered attendee will be invited to make the most of your A-list experience with an exclusive VIP tour of the Grammy Museum @ LA Live, a one-of-a-kind, interactive museum featuring both permanent and traveling exhibits detailing the history and winners of the Grammy Awards, musical genres and history through interactive touch-screens, videos, and recording booths. Our VIP guests will experience an insider perspective that only The GRAMMY Museum® can deliver.

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Registration is now closed

Thank you for your interest!

For any inquiries, please contact nicole.dulay@avasant.com

Contact Us

Anupam Govil

Anupam Govil

Partner, Avasant and Chair, Empowering Beyond Summit
Nicole Dulay

Nicole Dulay

Marketing Manager