What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Tue Dec 14 EST (6 months ago)
Location Live
Region Americas

Hear from industry leaders thinking differently, demonstrating courageous leadership and fearless reinvention. These top-tier executives will offer stories of successes and share advice on leaning in and leading into the C-suite and line of business, driving disruption and innovations that reshape and reinvent their go-to-market, while fostering a culture of trust and compassionate guidance for their teams.

Summits that deliver world-class thought leadership where attendees receive unique insights into best practices and hear success stories involving leadership, management, technology and career development.

Key Areas of Focus Include:
• Leading Courageously and Authentically in Times of Crisis.
• Reimagining the Business and the Future of Work.
• Winning the War on Talent.
• Creating a Workplace of Diversity and Inclusion to Foster Innovation.
• Becoming Boardroom Ready.
• Blazing the Path to Secure Innovation.
• Strengthening Your Personal Brand.


2021 Speakers


Rich Adduci
Founder & Principal Advisor, Esito LLC

Don Anderson
SVP & CIO, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Vic Bhagat
President, Matrix CVC

Jack Clare
Chief Information Officer, UNFI

Tom Conophy
EVP & CTO, AutoNation

Stephen Gold
CTO & Chief Process Improvement Officer, Hudson's Bay Company

Ken Grady
CVP & CIO, IDEXX Laboratories

Karl Hick
Chief Digital and Information Officer, Takeda Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.

Sean Lennon
CIO, Medtronic

Sean McCourt
Founder & Managing Director, Longford & Company

Shamim Mohammad
SVP, CIO & CTO, CarMax

Hunter Muller
President & CEO, HMG Strategy

Bill Oates
Public & Private Sector CIO, Adjunct Professor at Boston College, Board Member, Boston College

Mark Polansky
Senior Partner, Technology Officers Practice, Korn Ferry

Brian Shield
VP, IT, Boston Red Sox


Matt Aiello
Partner, Heidrick & Struggles

Andrew Allen
Head of IT Data and Analytics Enablement, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Wes Arens
Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Digital Brand Insights

Saad Ayub
CDO, Zones, Inc.

Dennis Baden
Partner-In-Charge, Boston Office and Global Financial Services and Technology Officers Practice, Heidrick & Struggles

Shawn Banerji
Managing Partner, Technology, Digital and Data Leaders Practice, Caldwell Partners

Douglas Barta
CIO, Cerevel Therapeutics, LLC

Wolfgang Bauriedel
Practice Lead, Technology Sector, Russell Reynolds Associates

Gerald Beuchelt
CISO, Sprinklr

Anand Bhadouria
Global Account CTO, Microsoft

Bill Brown
CISO & CIO, Abacus Insights

Jim Chilton
CIO, Cengage Learning

Brook Colangelo
VP & CIO, Waters Corporation

Tim Crawford
CIO Strategic Advisor, AVOA

Michael Curmi
Vice President, Fidelity Investments

Matt Dattilo
SVP & CIO, Vince

Mike Dauber
General Partner, Amplify Partners

Martin Davis
CIO & Strategic Advisor, DUNELM Associates Ltd

David Elges
Chief Information Officer, Office of Mayor Martin J. Walsh - Department of Innovation & Technology, City of Boston

Abbas Faiq
Chief Information Officer, PTC

Nirva Fereshetian
Associate Principal Chief Information Officer, CBT Architects

John Freeman
VP IT Shared Services, PTC

Shannon Gath
CIO, Teradyne

Rocco Grillo
Managing Director - Global Cyber Risk Services & Incident Response Investigation, Alvarez & Marsal

Neil Hampshire
CIO, Parallel

Anjana Harve
Senior Vice President & CIO, Fresenius Medical Care North America

Tom Harvey
SVP & CIO, Alkermes, Inc.

Jamie Head
Chief Digital & Technology Officer, Ocean Spray

Blake Holman
Chief Information & Infrastructure Officer, St. David's Foundation

Jo Hoppe
CIO/CTO/VP & General Manager (P&L), Software, Life Sciences, Book Publishing

Brad Horst
VP - CIO Advisory Services, Microdesk

Swami Jayaraman
Vice President, Infrastructure Services, Iron Mountain

Sharon Kaiser
CIO, Director of IT, New England Biolabs

Scott Kessler
EVP & CIO, BJ's Wholesale Club

Susan Kifer
Former CIO & VP Customer Service, Simonds International

Phillip Knutel
VP & CIO, Babson College

Rom Kosla
CIO & EVP, Retail Business Services

Jeff Lamoreaux
CIO, Global Partners LP

Martin Leach
VP, R&D IT, Global Quality IT, Human Experience IT, Alexion Pharmaceuticals

Ken LeBlanc
Partner, CIO Sensei

Bob Letterer
CISO, VP of Information Security, Risk & Compliance, Biogen

Eric Lindgren
SVP & CIO, Bright Horizons

William Mayo
CIO, Broad Institute

George Moore
CTO, Cengage Learning

Steve Morin
Vice President IT M&A, Salesforce

Ray Pawlicki
Board Director, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

Charles Podesta

Ramesh Razdan
CIO, Bain & Company

Greg Saltzman
Chief Information Officer, Protective Industrial Products

James Satterthwaite
Partner, Technology & Communications, Egon Zehnder

Bill Scudder
SVP & CIO, Aspen Technology

Dan Sheehan
Former EVP & CIO, Beacon Health Options

Mark Sherwood
SVP & CIO, Nuance Communications

Stephen Spagnuolo
NA Digital Security & Risk, Stanton Chase

Tom Stumpek
CISO, Lahey Health

Irwin Weiss
Vice President - SMB & Consumer Business Systems, OpenText

Brad Whitehall
VP of IT & CIO, UniFirst Corporation

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Partners

• DarkTrace
• Forescout
• Globant
• Sonatype
• Horizon3.Ai
• Ivanti
• Autho
• Ring Central
• Illumio
• Safeguard Cyber
• Zscaler
• Skybox Security
• Akamai

• EgonZehnder
• Heidrick & Struggles
• Korn Ferry
• SpencerStuart

• Amplify Partners
• Glynn Capital
• Greylock Partners
• LightSpeed
• Sequoia