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Our meetings will be designed to immerse attendees in management aspects of the timely subjects shown below, and to provide ample time to discuss these subjects with fellow Information Management colleagues.

Upcoming Events:

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Getting Started with Lean IT
Speaker:  Peter Scontrino, Scontrino-Powell Consulting
at the Seattle Yacht Club


Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Disruptive Technology
Speaker:  Glenn Kelman, CEO Redfin 
at the Seattle Yacht Club

Thursday, June 12, 2014
Leadership Course: Diamond Performance Framework®
Speaker:  Former Blue Angels solo lead pilot, John Foley

All Day Event
Museum of Flight

Monday, August 25, 2014
26th Annual Golf Tournament
Bear Creek Country Club

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Speaker:  
John Thompson is the CEO of Virtual Instruments and Chairman of the Board of Directors at Microsoft

Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014
Speaker:  
Ken Piddington, CIO Global Partners, AP
at the Seattle Yacht Club

Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014
Speaker TBD


Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Holiday party (Members Only)
Heritage Room, Seattle Yacht Club


Past Events

**Please review our Terms of Use prior to accessing files. Presentation slides are available for some events. If slides are available, the presenter's name will have a link.

March 12-13, 2014
Premier Seattle CIO Forum 

at the Conference Center, Seattle

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Demystifying Software Defined Networking (SDN) for CIOs:
Game-changing technology or over-hyped buzz?

Speaker Deepak Munjal Technologist, HP Networking, Hewlett-Packard Company
5:30--8:30 pm - Dinner Event at the Seattle Yacht Club

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Why We Need DevOps Now:
     And How We Can Get There In Four Practical Steps

Speaker:  Gene Kim, multiple award winning CTO, researcher and author
5:30--8:30 pm - Dinner Event at the Marriott Residence Inn (Bellevue)
 

Wednesday, December 11th
Members' Only Holiday Party
Seattle Yacht Club

Thursday, November 21st

Risk Management & Strategic Planning: IT takes an entire organization
Speaker:  Barry Alavi, PE, PMP,  Sound Transit 

5:30--8:30 pm - Dinner Event at the Seattle Yacht Club

Thursday, October 17th
Cleaning up Your SAAS-mouth - the Changing Relationship Between CIOs and CFOs
Speaker: Dave Uhler – Slalom Consulting, National Director of Research and Development
5:30--8:30 pm - Dinner Event at the Seattle Yacht Club

Wednesday, September 18th
CFO Perspectives - on Emerging Business Expectations and Trends in Technology
Speaker: Taylor Hawes – Microsoft GM Global Finance & Systems
5:30--8:30 pm - Dinner Event at the Seattle Yacht Club 

Register for this event online
or call the SeaSIM office (206-795-0457) for assistance with registration.

 August 19, 2013
20th Annual Seattle SIM Golf Tournament
Bear Creek Country Club

July - no program

June 19,2013
The CIO's Role in Optimizing IT Negotiations--
15 Principle Actions

Speaker: Joe Galuszka, Principal, Fulcrum Associates

Dinner Event at Maggiano's - Lincoln Square, Bellevue
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May 15, 2013
Cyber Security - Prevention, Detection, Response and Recovery

Speakers:
--Alan Guibord, Founder and Chairman of The Advisory Council (TAC)
--Jim Noble, recognized as one of the world’s thought leaders in achieving
worthwhile business results from investments in IT

Dinner Event at Maggiano's - Lincoln Square, Bellevue

 

April 17, 2013
Big Data: bridging the gap between hype and reality

Dinner Event at the Marriott Residence Inn, Bellevue
Speaker: Nathan Coutinho


March 12-13, 2013
CIO Forum & Executive IT Summit
The Convention Center, Seattle

February 20, 2013
The Innovation Life Cycle
Dinner Event at the Marriott Residence Inn, Bellevue
Speaker: Steve Brilling

  • Owner/President of Dragonfly Ventures,
  • Seattle University's Family Business Director,
  • and the Regional Leadership Forum's West Coast Account Manager
January 16, 2013

Enterprise Collaboration: Social Networking for the Business – Myth or Magic?
Dinner Event at the Marriott Residence Inn, Bellevue
Speaker: Simon Guest, General Manager of the Business Innovation Group at Neudesic


December 6th, 2012
SeaSIM Members Holiday Party

Northwest Cellars, Kirkland

November 15, 2012
The Strategic Technologist: Converting IT expertise into enhanced personal influence
Speaker: Hugh Blane - President, Claris Consulting

September 19, 2012
BYOD – Bring Your Own Device
Dinner Event at the Marriott Residence Inn, Bellevue

August 20, 2012
19th Annual Seattle SIM Golf Tournament

Bear Creek Country Club

June 20, 2012
Effective Organizational Change Management
Dinner Event at the Marriott Residence Inn, Bellevue
Speaker: CJ Venkataraman, CIO, Delta Dental/Washington Dental Service


April 18, 2012
Lead...and They Will Follow
Dinner Event at the Marriott Residence Inn, Bellevue
Speakers:
March 13-14, 2012
CIO Forum & Executive IT Summit
The Conference Center, Seattle

 

 

 

February 15th (postponed from January 18th), 2012
An interactive Discussion on Trends in IT for 2012
5:30--8:30pm

Maggiano's Little Italy - Lincoln Square, Bellevue
Speaker: Ingvar Petursson

December 8th, 2011
Holiday Party - Members Only

6:00--9:00pm
Tap House Grill in Bellevue


November 16, 2011
Mobility – A Game Changing Technology
Speakers:
October 19, 2011
The "Future of IT" an interactive conversation
Panel Members:
  • John Matthews, Vice President of Information Technology & CIO, F5 Networks
  • Marianne Marck, Senor Vice President of Technology, Blue Nile, Inc.
  • Drexel DeFord, Senior Vice President and CIO, Seattle Children's

September 21, 2011
Data Privacy and Security Breaches
Speaker: Christen Blunt, Deputy General Counsel, PopCap Games

August 15, 2011
18th Annual Golf Tournament
Bear Creek Country Club

June 15, 2011
The CIO as Chief Intelligence Officer
Speaker: Doug Harr, Chief Information Officer, Splunk

May 18, 2011

How a Local Insurance Company Is Using Social Media to be a Little Different

5:30--8:30 PM, Maggiano's Little Italy - Lincoln Square, Bellevue

April 20, 2011
Start-Ups: Bringing Innovation to Information and Data Governance
6:00 – 8:30 PM, Maggiano's Little Italy - Lincoln Square, Bellevue

March 29-30, 2011
CIO Forum & Executive IT Summit
The Conference Center, Seattle


February 16, 2011

Maggiano's Little Italy - Lincoln Square, Bellevue
6:00 – 8:30 PM

January 19, 2011
Enterprise Architecture-- CIOs: Leading the Evolution of Today's Enterprises
Speaker: Ray McKenzie
Maggiano's Little Italy - Lincoln Square, Bellevue
6:00 – 8:30 PM

December 16, 2010
Holiday Party (Members Only)
Club Room, Seattle Tap House Grill

November 17, 2010
Business Value or Buzzwords – What does your IT team deliver?
Maggiano's Little Italy - Lincoln Square, Bellevue
6:00 – 8:30 PM

September 15, 2010
Leadership - Ideas to Action
Maggiano's Little Italy - Lincoln Square, Bellevue
6:00 – 8:30 PM

August 16, 2010
17th Annual Seattle SIM Golf Tournament
The Golf Club at Echo Falls

June 16, 2010
Managing Resistance - Leading Through Change
An Interactive MEMBERS ONLY Event
6:00 – 8:30 PM

May 19, 2010
Is This Stuff Hard or Are We Just Stupid?
6:00 – 8:30 PM

April 21, 2010
Up Your Game -- Change What You Bring to the Table
6:00 – 8:30 PM

March 17, 2010
Leadership and Targeted Problem Solving – An Interactive Event
MEMBERS ONLY Event
6:00 – 8:30 PM
Light appetizers provided
Cost: Free
Location: F5 Networks – Game Room, 401 Elliott Ave West, Seattle, WA 98119

January 20, 2010
Keys to Building a Rock-Solid Personal Brand

Speaker: Matt Youngquist, Founder of Career Horizons
Dinner Event, Maggianos (Lincoln Square)
Thursday, December 10, 2009:
6:00-9:00pm - Holiday Party (Members Only)
Pearl - Lincoln Square, Bellevue

November 8-10, 2009:
SIMposium
Westin, Seattle

November 11, 2009:
Fall I3M Symposium Provides Solutions for Keeping Your Company Agile
University of Washington main campus, Kane Hall, Walker Ames Room

October 21st, 2009:
Practical Daydreams: Early Lessons Learned in Enterprise Cloud Computing
Speaker: Darrell Snow - CTO & Head of Product Management, Infosys
Dinner Event, Maggianos (Lincoln Center)

September 16, 2009:
IT ‘s Role in Healthcare Industry Transformation

Speaker: Tony Kong, Regence
Dinner Event, Maggianos (Lincoln Center)

August 17, 2009:
16th Annual SeaSIM Golf Tournament
Mill Creek Country Club

June 17, 2009:
How CIOs Create and Communicate Value in a Difficult Economy
Morning Event - Bellevue Club, Bellevue
Speaker: Richard Hunter, VP Distinguished Analyst
Panel:

  • Moderator: Steve Brilling – Executive Director, Seattle University’s Entrepreneurship Center
  • Steve Tarr, CIO – Northwest Hospital & Medical Center
  • Adeline Honnas, COO – Chempoint.com
  • Edward Lux, CIO – Chempoint.com
  • Richard Hunter, VP & Fellow – Gartner

May 20, 2009:
Aligning Security & Compliance Functions with Business Need

Speaker: Mark Mattis, Director of Information Security, Compliance, PMO, & Enterprise Management, Cstco Wholesale Corporation
Dinner Event, Maggianos - Lincoln Center, Bellevue

April 15, 2009:
SeaSIM Networking Event

Polaris, Bellevue Club, Bellevue

March 18, 2009:
Yes You! Yes Now! Leadership

Speaker: Steven C. Tarr, CIO at Northwest Hospital & Medical Center
(Dinner Meeting, Maggianos - Bellevue)

February 18, 2009:
Emerging Web Solutions

Speaker: Karthik Ravindran
(Dinner Meeting, Bellevue Club)

January 21, 2009:
Moving from Innovation to Business BreakThrough
Speaker: Bob Reeder, CIO of Alaska Airlines
(Dinner Meeting, Bellevue Club)



Past 2008 Events:

January 16, 2008:
Topic: 2020 Foresight - Practical IT Trends

Speaker: Ingvar Peterson, Slalom Consulting
(Dinner Meeting, Bellevue Club)

February 20, 2008:
Topic: Extreme Project Management

Speaker: Gregory Scala, Technology Leadership LLC
(Breakfast Meeting, McCormick and Schmick's Harborside)

March 19, 2008:
Topic: How Collaboration Tools Can Change the Way You Work

Speaker: Jerry Kaczmarowski, Slalom Consulting
(Breakfast Meeting, McCormick and Schmick's Harborside)

April 16, 2008:
Topic: BPM Challenges -- How do you "Do"?
Speaker: Roger Burlton, Process Renewal Group
(Dinner Meeting, Bellevue Club)

May 21, 2008:
Topic: Science and Metrics of Software Delivery and how it can strengthen the Business/IT relationship
Speaker: David Anderson - Senior Director Software Development, Corbis, Author and President of Agile Developers Association – Seattle
(Breakfast Meeting, McCormick and Schmick’s Harborside)

June 10, 2008:
CIO Forum

In association with Washington Technology Industry Association
To register, please e-mail info@washingtontechnology.org (Registration is exclusive to CIOs, Senior IT Managers and all SIM Members.)

August 18, 2008:
15th Annual Golf Tournament
Trilogy Golf Club at Redmond Ridge

September 17, 2008:
The Forrester 2009 IT Market Outlook: What Lies Ahead for IT Purchases in 2009 and Beyond
Speaker: Peter Burris, Forrester Research Group
(Dinner Meeting, Bellevue Club)

October 15, 2008:
Topic: AT&T Mobility: Experiences in Product & Partner Intergration

Speaker: Jennifer Tilson, AT&T Mobility
(Dinner Meeting, Bellevue Club)

November 19, 2008
Half Day CIO Panel: Innovation--Venturing on the Edge

Speaker: Chuck Porter
CIO Panelists:

  • Joel Chaplin, former CIO-Motricity
  • Michael Danon, CIO-Fluke Manufacturing
  • Jack Brown, CIO-PEMCO
  • Panel facilitator: Steve Brilling, Director-Seattle University Entrepreneurship Center
    (Half Day Program, The Bellevue Club)

December 5th, 2008:
SIM Members' Holiday Party

The Golf Club at Newcastle

 

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