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ENsight Silicon Valley 2013

2013-07-31 09:30 PM to 2013-08-01 12:30 AM
Hyatt Regency,
Santa Clara,
United States
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Studying the change in technology landscape with time is a fascinating exercise. With the perpetual acceleration of technology advancements, it is a challenging task to understand current trends, innovations and evolutions, and link them up to foresee the future. At the same time, it is a necessary task for any technology company, as they need to be prepared for the change and also pick up potential opportunities. The history of the Silicon Valley companies itself shows how it has made a difference between apparently similar companies.

The objective of this ENsight conference is to talk about and discuss a few key aspects of current technology trends that are likely to shape the technology industry in the year 2020, and also have a perspective on what it may look like. Join us at this exclusive event to hear from industry experts - from key Silicon Valley companies - about their view of the future. At the same time, we’re also having a leading industry analyst from Forrester provide his perspective on the topic, based on his cross industry research.

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2:30pm – 3:30pm: Opening Keynote
John McCarthy, Vice President, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research

3:30pm – 4:15pm: Seeing Beyond - New World, New Rules
Sri Hosakote, Vice President & General Manager, Cisco’s High End Routing and Optical Business Unit

4:15pm – 5:00pm: Panel Discussion – ‘The Globalized R&D model in 2020 – what would it look like’
Moderator: John McCarthy

5:00pm – 5:30pm: Closing comments
Sukamal Banerjee, Senior Vice President – HCL Engineering and R&D Services

5:30pm onwards – Cocktails and Dinner


Speaker Profile

John McCarthy: Principal Analyst serving CIOs, Forrester ResearchJohn McCarthy
Vice President, Principal Analyst serving CIOs, Forrester Research

With 27 years of experience at Forrester, John is a key contributor to our work on predicting the business impact of technology. As such, he covers such topics as the future of IT services and mobile apps and their impact on IT and vendors, the impact of cloud computing, the emergence of "platform" BPO offerings, and implications of SaaS on traditional services. John also has more than 12 years of insight into the development of a global delivery model for IT services and product development. View John McCarthy's profile.

Sri Hosakote, Vice president and General ManagerSri Hosakote
Vice President & General Manager, Cisco's High End Routing & Optical Business unit

Sri Hosakote is currently Vice President & General Manager of the High End Routing & optical group at cisco. In the past 18+ years (at Cisco). Sri has held numerous roles at Cisco and worked on many Service Provider products (BPX/IGX, MGX, GSR, 7600, 7500, ASR-9K, CRS/CRS3 etc) in various capcity. ASR-9000, a very innovative engineering success, was a product Cisco launched globally in Nov/2008 was developed under the leadership of Sri Hosakote in the capacity of Vice president, Engineering. View John McCarthy's profile.

Sukamal Banerjee Senior Vice President, Engineering and R&D Services, HCLSukamal Banerjee
Senior Vice President, Engineering and R&D Services, HCL

Sukamal Banerjee is a leader of the Engineering Services (ERS) business line at HCL Technologies. He leads solutions investment and partnership strategy globally and has direct P&L responsibility for Hi-Tech, Communications and Manufacturing market segments for Engineering Services Business.

In his career at HCL he has carried several progressive responsibilities and has been instrumental in creating some of HCL’s Top 5 accounts and large scale partnership agreements with customers. View Sukamal Banerjee's profile.

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