Hotel Nia
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Event Date Thu Apr 21 EDT (about 1 month ago)
Location Hotel Nia
200 Independence Dr, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
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.

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


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

Asheem Chandna
Partner, Greylock Partners

Michael Golz
Chief Information Officer, Americas, SAP

Ron Guerrier
Global Chief Information Officer, HP Inc.

Patty Hatter
Chief Customer Officer, Palo Alto Networks

Sheila Jordan
Chief Digital Technology Officer, Honeywell

Sean Lennon
CIO, Medtronic

Ralph Loura
SVP & CIO, Lumentum

Hunter Muller
Founder & CEO, HMG Strategy

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

Frank Price
Senior Vice President & Chief Information Risk Officer, Labcorp

Raj Ramachander
SVP IT: Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Member Experience (CX), Peloton Interactive

Trevor Schulze
CIO, Alteryx

Naresh Shanker
CTO, Xerox

Scott Spradley
Chief Technology Officer, Tyson Foods, Inc.

Jedidiah Yueh
Founder and CEO, Delphix


John Abel
SVP & CIO, Extreme Networks

Dan Adam
CIO, Extreme Networks

Abhishek Agarwal
Chief Information Security Officer, Fresenius Medical Care North America

Selim Aissi
CISO, Sabatical

Naidu Annamaneni
CIO & VP Global IT, Inphi Corporation

Snehal Antani
Co-Founder & CEO,

Stuart Appley
Global Lead, Technology, Data & Innovation, CBRE@Google, CBRE

Brad Arkin
SVP, Chief Security & Trust Officer, Cisco

Charles Aunger
Managing Director Technology (CIO/CDO) & Advisory Board Member, Health2047

Ahsan Baig
CIO/CTO, Alameda-Contra Costa Transit

Kevin Barnes
CIO, Rex Signature Services

Todd Barnum
CISO, GoPro Inc.

Opinder Bawa
VP & CIO, University of San Francisco

David Beckerman
SVP & CIO, The Pasha Group

Chris Bedi
CIO, ServiceNow

Alex Bessonov
CEO, BitClave

Nishant Bhajaria
Global Head of Privacy Engineering and Analytics, Uber

Shaun Braun
SVP of Digital Transformation, 3M

Rafi Brenner
VP, Information Security, Fortinet

Michael Brooker
Senior VP and CIO, Synaptics

Rainer Bullinger
Global Head of IT, Roche Molecular Systems

Carter Busse
CIO, Workato

Scott Cadwalader
Managing Partner, Diligent Partners, LLC

Mark Caron
Chief Technology Officer, RxBenefits

Aashish Chandra
Global Head of Technology - Retail, CPG, Travel, Transportation & Hospitality Cluster, Tata Consultancy Services

Andrew Chen
VP & CIO, Kite Pharma

Fumbi Chima

Gary Clark
COO Automotive Cloud, VW Group of America

Bob Concannon
Managing Partner, North Tower Technologies

Tim Crawford
CIO Strategic Advisor, AVOA

Cassie Crossley
Director Product & Systems Security, Head of Business Engagement, Schneider Electric

Julie Cullivan
Former Chief Technology & People Officer, Forescout Technologies, Inc.

Walter Curd
Senior Consultant, CIO Professional Services

Andrew "Drew" Daniels
CIO & CISO, Druva

Ben De Bont
CISO, ServiceNow

Todd Dekkinga
CISO, Airgap Networks

Beth Devin
Scout, Investor and Advisor, HearstLab

Gaurav Dhawan
VP, Head Of Business Technology, App Annie

Eric Du
VP Cloud Architecture, SuccessFactors, SAP

Anil Earla
Global Chief Data and Analytics Officer, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Mark Egan
Partner, StrataFusion

Joseph Galuszka
Strategic Advisor - DevSecOps SaaS Solution, ArmorCode Inc.

Anantha Ganga
Chief Information Officer, II-IV Incorporated

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

Mark Grimse
Vice President, Information Technology, Robert Half

Nikhil Gupta
Co-Founder & CEO, ArmorCode Inc.

Ben Haines
Chief Digital and Technology Advisor, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Mike Hamilton
VP - Head of IT, Databricks

Kevin Hart
SVP Strategic Development and Technology, Kaiser Permanente

Arthur Hu
SVP & CIO, Lenovo

Jerry Ibrahim
IT CTO, VMware, Inc.

Christophe Jacquet
SVP & CISO, Hertz

Rohit Jain
Senior Director, Finance Systems, Upwork

Pratik Jain
Director - Global Cloud Consulting Practice, HCL Technologies

Matthew Joe
Global Go-to-Market Lead, Cognizant Microsoft Business Group

Imre Kabai
Chief Information Officer, County of Santa Clara

Chad Kalmes
Vice President, Technology & Risk, PagerDuty

Shadaab Kanwal
Executive Leader of Digital, Data, and Analytics Services, Charles Schwab

Prakash Kota
SVP, CIO, Autodesk

Rashmi Kumar
SVP & CIO, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Juha Lahtela
COO, Logmore

Maria Latushkin
GVP, Technology and Engineering, Albertsons

Peter Lauer
Owner, Kadenz

Steve Lefevre
Sr Director, IT MFG and Engineering Systems, Lumentum

Tony Leng
Managing Director, Practice Lead and OMP, Diversified Search

Latson Li
SVP, Wells Fargo

Slawomir Ligier
SVP Product Development, JumpCloud

Rob Lloyd
Deputy City Manager/Chief Information Officer, City of San Jose

Tano Maenza
Enterprise IT Digital Transformation Program Director, Lockheed Martin

Neelima Mane
Technical Product Management, Enterprise Engineering, Facebook

Etay Maor
Senior Director Security Strategy, Cato Networks

Todd Miner
Former VP of Corporate Infrastructure, Yelp

Erik Molitor
CIO, Bio-Rad Laboratories

Deb Muro
CIO, RN, CHCIO, El Camino Health

Sylvie Mwila-Jonath
Senior Director Business Technology - Finance Enablement, Salesforce

Sridhar Nallani
EVP & CIO, Backcountry

Shyam Namashivayam
Head of Business Systems and Intelligent Automation, NetApp

Rucha Nanavati
CIO, Mahindra Group

Ben Nguyen
VP, Head of IT, Information Security and Transformation, Natera

Dennis O'Connell
Sr. Director of Infrastructure Development, Yahoo! Inc.

Harry O'Laughlin
Enterprise Security Architect, Judicial Council of California

Gautham Pallapa
Senior Executive Advisor, VMware, Inc.

Joshua Poduska
Chief Field Data Scientist, Domino Delta Lab

Mark Polansky
Senior Partner, Technology Officers Executive Search, Korn Ferry

Avon Puri
Global Chief Digital Officer, Sequoia Capital

Alan Pye

Nara Rajagopalan
Founder and CEO,

Raj Ramachander
SVP IT: Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Member Experience (CX), Peloton Interactive

Raj Rangaswamy
Executive Partner & Head - Strategic Growth, SADA

Carrie Rasmussen
SVP & CIO, Ceridian

Jon Roller
CIO, Horsley Bridge Partners

Prithvi Sahoo
Director, Customer Experience Services, Adobe

Steven Salaets
CIO, Chief People Officer & EVP Global Security, Facilities and Internal Audit, Rimini Street

Trevor Schulze
CIO, Alteryx

Ramachandran Sekaran
VP, Enterprise Technology/Systems, TBC Corporation

Sunil Seshadri
Chief Information Security Officer, Visa

Amit Shah
CIO, Excelitas Technologies Corp.

Hari Shah
CISO, Tapestry

Piyoush Sharma
Co-Author, The Purple Book

Dan Sherman
Principal, NA SAP Alliances, Capgemini

Parthiv Sheth
VP, CRM & Marketing Operations, Humana

George Sheth MBA, FHIMSS
Managing Partner, Diligent Partners, LLC

Pranab Sinha
CIO, Matterport

Avi Sokol

Ed Solomon
Senior Advisor - Corporate Development, Genesys Works

Milo Sprague
Chief Technology Advisor, FTV Capital

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

Paul Stolorz
Chief Data Scientist, App Annie

Josh Tamayo-Sarver
VP Innovation, Inflect Health

Mallik Tatipamula
CTO, Group Function Technologies & Architectures, Ericsson

Ravi Thadani
Interim CIO/Head of IT Business Applications, AMD

Pankaj Tiwari
Vice President of Information Technology, Penumbra Inc.

Ted Tompkins
SVP & CIO, Excelligence Learning Corp

Mark Tonnesen
CIO, Freedom Financial Network

Ut Uy
CIO, Accel

Sylvie Veilleux
Former CIO, Dropbox

Tony Young
CIO, Sophos


Snehal Antani
Co-Founder & CEO,

Andrew Bray
Vice President, Head of Information Systems Division, Renesas Electronics

Steve Caliger
Managing Partner, The Loring Group

Paul Chapman
Vice President, CISO, Cisco

Ekta Chopra
Chief Digital Officer, e.l.f. Beauty

Stuart Evans
Director of the Emirates, Carnegie Mellon University i-Lab

Patty Hatter
Chief Customer Officer, Palo Alto Networks

Rohit Jain
Senior Management - IT, Upwork

Sineesh Keshav
CTO & CIO, Prologis

Tony Leng
Managing Director, Practice Lead and OMP, Diversified Search

Ralph Loura
SVP & CIO, Lumentum

Jeff Miller
Chief Information Officer, Quantinuum

Hunter Muller
Founder & CEO, HMG Strategy

Gautham Pallapa
Senior Executive Advisor, VMware, Inc.

Michael Piacente
Co-Founder and Managing Director, Hitch Partners

Sahaar Rezaie
Executive Director, Genesys Works

Trevor Schulze
CIO, Alteryx

Hugo Vliegen
VP, Product Management, Aryaka

Tony Young
CIO, Sophos

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Partners

• Tonkean
• Zendesk

• Aryaka
• Outsystems
• Snaplogic
• Ring central
• Aisera

• Synopsys

• Dark Trace
• Safeguard Cyber
• Ring Central
• Zscaler
• Akamai
• Globant
• Better Cloud
• Nutanix
• Paloalto
• Strata
• Upwork
• Zoom
• Tonkean
• EgonZehnder
• Heidrick & Struggles
• Korn Ferry
• Spencer Stuart

• Amplify
• Glynn Capital
• Grylock Partners
• Lightspeed
• Sequoia