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Emerging Technology & Digital Transformation Seminar

Making the Shift to the Digital Enterprise through Emerging Technology & Innovation

This morning seminar highlights effective strategies and use cases for integrating new, emerging technologies while transitioning to Digital Enterprise to drive growth.

1. Gain Real World Insights from CIOs and Senior Technology as they share their strategies for integrating both new infrastructures and emerging technologies into their organization to help drive growth as a digital enterprise.

2. BRIEFING Categories to include:

  • The NEW Infrastructure - practical strategies to transition your infrastructure to enable the digital enterprise and rapid growth
  • Internet of Things and Mobile
  • Leveraging Predictive Analytics and Big Data for BOTH better decision making and integrating data into your product/service lines.
  • Advanced Cyber Security Tools
  • Robotics and Machine Learning
  • Cloud Strategies
  • DR and Risk Management technologies and more...

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Faculty & Agenda:
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    Jason Montague, Sr. VP of IT at Robert W. Baird


    Ivan Imana, CIO, Adelman Travel Group

    Aaron Shaver, Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, US Signal Company


    Shaun Lovick, President NVISIA



    Tracey Barrett, Managing Director NVISIA
    Mark Panthofer, Vice President of NVISIA's Technology Center

    Matthew Mead, Chief Technology Officer, SPR Consulting

    Mike Koleno, CTO, Solstice


Session I. Keynote Presentation: A Proven Framework for the Successful Introduction of Emerging Technologies

NVISIA shares their proven framework for the successful assimilation of emerging technologies into a wide variety of enterprise situations. Over the past 26 years NVISIA has leveraged this framework to introduce a long list of key enterprise technologies including Java, .NET, JavaScript frameworks, REST and microservices. We will open with a brief overview of the framework’s three cornerstones ADOPT, BUILD & ENABLE. We will discuss the common entry points to each area and describe the interplay between each of these three key pillars. Finally, we will share some real framework samples using two hot emerging technologies in the enterprise: API Management and Containers (Docker).

    Shaun Lovick, President NVISIA



    Tracey Barrett, Managing Director NVISIA
    Mark Panthofer, Vice President of NVISIA's Technology Center

Session II. Presentation: US Signal

    Aaron Shaver, Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, US Signal Company

    Aaron Shaver, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, leads US Signal’s long-term technology vision, and is responsible for strategic customer partnerships, university collaboration, industry thought leadership and advanced technical solutions.
    Prior to joining US Signal, Aaron served as the Executive Director of Information Management for Spectrum Pennock Health Services. He has also lead research and development for US Signal, establishing the MPLS, Carrier Ethernet and Cloud practices.  Aaron has a 20-year background in telecommunications, data center design and information security.
    Aaron holds a doctorate in information assurance and computer science and a Master of Science in Information Security.  His research focused on enterprise disaster recovery and mitigation.​


Session III. Presentation: Emerging Technologies & Digital Transformation Case Studies

Learn how their clients & other companies have successfully created transformation.

    Mike Koleno, CTO, Solstice

    Mike is a CTO at Solstice, a digital innovation firm. In this role, Mike leads the Solstice Cloud Native and Modern Software Engineering practice areas as well as the full stack development efforts across a wide-ranging set of clients including Rockwell Automation, Northern Trust, Country Financial, Kohler and more. Prior to joining Solstice, Mike spent over eight years at JPMorgan Chase in various application development and architecture roles across the bank's Treasury & Security Services, Card and Corporate Technology lines of business. When he isn't thinking about technology, Mike is spending as much time as he can with his wife and their three wonderful children.

Session IV. Keynote Panel

The keynote panel will consist of CIOs & Senior IT Executives who will share their insights.

    Jason Montague, Sr. VP of IT at Robert W. Baird

    Jason Montague is Senior Vice President and Director of Application Development for Baird, a fully independent and employee-owned financial services firm headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  In his role, Jason leads Baird s Software Product Development, Architecture, and Data delivery organizations.   He strives to give people opportunities to make a daily impact, feel accomplished and appreciated, and to simply use their gifts.

    Ivan Imana, CIO, Adelman Travel Group

    Moderated by Matthew Mead, Chief Technology Officer, SPR Consulting

    Matthew's passion is technology. He has more than 20 years of experience designing and delivering complex, technology solutions to help customers with their digital transformation journey. He brings his energy and proven track record to every engagement, providing technology direction to IT and business executives in a variety of industries such as energy, financial services/trading, travel & transportation, software product development, e- commerce/security, HR, retail, wireless communications, insurance, manufacturing and content management/publishing. Matthew gives key clients the direction they need on technology, methodology and process. He is ultimately accountable for all project deliveries at SPR Consulting.

Who Should Attend:

  • CIOs
  • CxOs
  • CISOs
  • Chief Innovation Officers
  • Chief Technology Officers
  • Chief Marketing Officers
  • VPs & Directors responsible for driving change




Nov 10, 2017

Milwaukee, WI
7:30 AM to 12 Noon

Milwaukee Athletic Club
758 N. Broadway, Milwaukee WI 53202

Questions? Call Maria Tuthill 847-837-3900 x 1

Get Sponsorship Information:
Call Alex Jarett at 847-837-3900 x 2 or email.


Nonmembers*: $97

If you have a promo code enter it on the payment screen


Providers: $295

(Hardware, Software, Consultants)Providers should register early - limited provider tickets available.

*This event is only open to CIOs, Senior Technology Executives, Chief Innovation Officers, CxOs and their team members Manager and above.

Pre-registration required.

Professional business-casual attire required.

Final speakers and topics are subject to change.

Event Sponsors


Solstice mobile


Questions? Contact Alex Jarett at 847-837-3900 x 2 for information


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