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Event Date Wed Jan 26 EST (in about 2 months)
Location Virtual
Region Americas

Courageous Leadership and Fearless Reinvention: Focusing a Fresh Lens on the Future of the Organization
Engage with world-class technology leaders, openly sharing business-technology strategies and innovation, reshaping the customer experience. 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.

HMG Strategy Executive Leadership Summits 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


2022 Speakers


Snehal Antani
Co-Founder & CEO,

Richard Appleyard, PhD
CIO, President, Portland SIM, Oregon State Police

Ashwin Ballal, Ph.D.
EVP & CIO, Medallia

Asheem Chandna
Partner, Greylock Partners

Scott Fenton
Advisory Board Member, Applied Information Management, University of Oregon

Patty Hatter
Chief Customer Officer, Palo Alto Networks

Charu Jain
Senior Vice President Merchandising & Innovation, Alaska Airlines

Pradeep Kumar
Practice Leader, Trustee, Portland SIM, Kaiser Permanente

Barry Libenson
Global CIO, Experian

Ralph Loura
SVP IT & CIO, Lumentum

Gerri Martin-Flickinger
EVP CTO, Starbucks

Hunter Muller
Founder & CEO, HMG Strategy

Todd Pierce
President, Good Group

Trevor Schulze
CIO, Alteryx

Tim Stanley
President, CXO & Founder, Tekexecs/Innovatects/CXOCo

Patrick Steele
Chair, CIO Advisory Board, Blumberg Capital

Saby Waraich
CIO, Director of Marketing, Portland SIM, Clackamas Community College


Tony Anscombe
Chief Security Evangelist, ESET

Tony L. Antalan, MBA
Chief Technology Officer, Silver Reef Casino

Bridget Barnes
SVP & CIO, Oregon Health & Science University

Patrick Benoit
VP & Global Business Information Security Officer, CBRE

Michael Chill
Chief Information Officer, Johnstone Supply

Deal Daly
VP of IT, Toysmith

Jimmy Godard
SVP, Program Manager, Global Technology & Operations, Bank of America

Jamie Holcombe
Chief Information Officer, US Patent and Trademark Office

John Iannarelli
Former FBI Special Agent and Senior Executive Advisor, FBI

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

Theresa Masse
Cyber Security Advisor, Region 10 (Oregon), U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Lee David Milligan, MD
Sr. VP & CIO, Asante Health System

Hunter Muller
President and CEO, HMG Strategy

Robert Stretz
VP of IT Infrastructure, Aquent

Muddu Sudhakar
CEO, Aisera

Clif Triplett
Executive Director, KEARNEY

James Turgal
Vice President, Optiv

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Partners

• Darktrace
• Forescout
• PagerDuty
• Globant
• Sonatype
• Ivanti
• Auth0
• RingCentral, Inc.
• SafeGuard Cyber
• Illumio
• Zscaler

• Egon Zehnder
• Heidrick & Struggles
• Korn Ferry
• Spencer Stuart

• Amplify
• Glynn Capital
• Greylock Partners
• Lightspeed
• Menlo Ventures
• Sequoia

• SIM Portland