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2010 BTC Summit Pre-Conference Agenda
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Pre-Conference Agenda

Breaking the Cubicle Culture

With more employees working remotely at client sites and at home in alternative work arrangements, firms need to leverage the tools available today to create a seamless work environment. Recognizing success in an environment where workers are not tethered to an office is dependent on creating a culture that supports this new model and leveraging technology to maintain open lines of communication and increase efficiency. In addition, as firms transition to cloud computing solutions the role of the IT professional will change. This session will set you up for success as your firm extends its boundaries beyond the office walls.

When: Sunday, August 22nd, 1:00 – 5:00pm
Cost: $99/person

Session #1 – Creating the Culture for Success (Sandra Wiley)

As employees become more dispersed, a strong culture becomes critical. How do you effectively manage people from afar and keep them feeling like they are part of the team? This session will cover:

  • Leaderships role in the transition
  • Innovation & communication
  • New opportunities to leverage the non-traditional worker

Session #2 – Enabling the Freedom to Work (Ken McCall)

What are the tools necessary to enable employees to work from anywhere? This session will cover:

  • Social media
  • Portals
  • Online applications
  • SharePoint
  • Process Improvement & Automation

Session #3 – The Changing Role of the IT Leader (Jim Boomer)

As more and more of the technology infrastructure moves to the cloud, the role of the IT leader will need to change. Will there be a role in a firm without servers? Yes, but it will be different from what we are used to. This session will cover:

  • Continued need for IT professionals
  • Focus on innovation & revenue opportunities
  • Building the team (managing service providers)
  • Process Improvement & project management
  • Alignment with Training & Learning
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