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Event Date Tue Oct 25 EDT (in 5 months)
Location Online
Region Americas

Leading Boldly and Authentically - Inspiring Trust and Winning in the Global Digital Economy

The digital pivot most companies have made since March 2020 has created new opportunities for CIOs, CISOs and business technology executives to play a deeper role in designing the future of the business and in the shape of the organization. Technology executives who inspire employees and foster an environment of trust can stimulate a collaborative culture that sparks innovation and drives business outcomes with the aid of impactful technologies that can enable the organization to win in the marketplace while attracting, growing, and retaining the people and skills that are needed to power the successful 21st century organization.

This summit 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


Doug Cyphers
Vice President, SIM San Diego, VP IT, WD-40 Company

Dave Henderson
Secretary, SIM San Diego, CIO, Millennium Health

Philippe Marchand
Chief Operations Officer, Biosplice Therapeutics

Hunter Muller
Founder & CEO, HMG Strategy

Barb Munro
Co-Founder and Membership Chair, SIM San Diego, Co-Founder, Partner, The Carrera Agency

Steve Phillpott
President, SIM San Diego, CIO/CDO, Solidigm


Srilekha Akula
Vice President of Engineering, Change Healthcare

Joshua Barons
Head of Information Security, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance

Amy Benton
VP, IT, Travere Therapeutics

Mark Butler
Advisory CISO, Trace3

Tony Costa
SVP & CIO, Bumble Bee Foods

Andy Enskat
VP, IT, SMS Equipment Inc.

Konrad Fellmann
Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer, Cubic

George Fratian
CIO, Breg

Todd Friedman
CISO, ResMed

Karen Gibson
SVP, Digital Health, Quidel

Erica Hausheer
SVP, CIO, Teradata Corporation

Dan Hedstrom
VP & CIO, Cubic Corporation

Steve Hoyt
Vice President Information Systems, Quidel

Adalberto "Beto" Juarez
Chief Information Officer, San Diego Housing Commission

Naresh Lachmandas
Sponsorship Chair, SIM San Diego, Partner & Senior Fellow, Avasant

Abe Lietz
SVP & CIO, KinderCare Education

Mary Kay Payne
Director of Population Health and Analytics, Arch Health Medical Group

Shelly Selvaraj
Board Advisor, SIM San Diego, CIO, Dexcom

Terrence Weekes
CISO, Jack in the Box


Hunter Muller
President and CEO, HMG Strategy

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Partners

• Netskope

• SentinelOne

• Darktrace
• Globant
• SafeGuard Cyber
• RingCentral, Inc.
• Zscaler
• Akamai
• BetterCloud
• Nutanix
• Palo Alto Networks
• Skybox
• Strata
• Upwork
• Zoom
• Tonkean

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

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

• SIM San Diego