Wednesday, May 23 | 10:15 - 11:00 | B. Guadaloupe
Luis Suarez works at panagenda as a Digital Transformation and Data Analytics Adviser. A well seasoned Social / Open Business strategist and 2.0 practitioner with over 21 years of working experience on Knowledge Management, Collaboration, Learning, Online Communities and Social Networking for Business, he is currently focusing on helping organisations make the most out of their own change initiatives and digital transformation programmes through making sense of their own data analytics visualisations.
Since receiving his MBA in 2000, Turk Ergun has made a career from developing and cultivating business relationships. From using his law degree to help foreign nationals negotiate business relationships in Turkey, to becoming a top performer for Elon Musk, Turk is not happy unless he’s helping others find success in business.
IBM Champion 2011/12, former director of the Atlanta User Group for IBM Collaboration, and architect of the .Domino framework on OpenNTF, Peter Presnell is globally recognized as a lecturer, trainer and thought-leader within the IBM Notes marketplace. Peter leads Red Pill Now’s market strategy and program management practice.
Three-time IBM Champion, co-founder and director emeritus of OpenNTF, Nathan Freeman is well-known for his energetic and thought-provoking presentations, and his deep knowledge of Domino and Graph databases. Nathan is Red Pill Now’s chief software architect and leads our development team.
Wednesday, May 23 | 10:15 - 11:00 | C. Trinidad
Ellen Feaheny is CEO and best fan of AppFusions, and is absolutely manic about integrating IBM Connections cloud, on-prem, and hopefully much more. Her team has developed rich ready-to-go enterprise solutions to integration JIRA, Box, Confluence, SharePoint, Salesforce, Dropbox, Google Drive, Asana, GitHub, GitLab, Wrike, WordPress and many more in the hopper!
Simon Vaughan is a Product specialist at AppFusions and an IBM Champion for Collaboration (since the program was launched).
He is a keen advocate for driving business value thru the adoption of an integrated digital workplace and a board member of Social Connections – The IBM Connections user group.
A season ticket holder at Liverpool FC, Simon has presented at a number of international conferences including IBM Impact, Lotusphere, Connect, Engage, Social Connections and keynote sessions at a number of international conferences.
Tuesday, May 22 | 14:45 - 15:30 | B. Guadaloupe
Adam Brown is a thought leader and expert for the IBM Connections social platform. Adam often presents at IBM User Groups around the world, and consults with many of the largest IBM Connections clients globally. Adam is known for innovation around IBM Connections and with the team at ISW is the creator of the Kudos Suite for IBM Connections, one of the most successful solutions for Connections in the market today.
Jay Agrawal is the Lead Architect for the Kudos suite of solutions for IBM Connections. His focus is technical direction, architecture design and implementation management for his team and their products. He is currently working on ensuring Kudos Boards, their social task management solution, is ready to evolve alongside IBM Connections as it goes pink.
Wednesday, May 23 | 10:15 - 11:00 | D. Sun Room
Jens Overgaard Dinesen has been working with all products in the IBM / Lotus portfolio over the last 20 years. Jens primarily focuses on the business application of the solutions.
Jens is the CEO and founder of IntraVision which has delivered the OnTime solution to customers since 1998. In addition to the overall responsibility for the business he focuses on the growing OnTime customer base in Asia / Japan and the business relationship with IBM.
Jens is the founder of the Danish Notes user group DanNotes. He has been an IBM Champion for the last three years.
Lars Schorling has more than 20 years of experience with the IBM / Lotus portfolio. Lars primarily works with our customers and OnTime partners in Europe.
Lars is the Chief Sales Officer for OnTime. Apart from the sales perspective lars is deeply involved in both the functional and graphical design of the OnTime solutions. Always with an aim to create a both visually appealing and highly useable solution for the end users.
Tuesday, May 22 | 14:45 - 15:30 | C. Trinidad
Roland Driesen is the founder of Silverside (1998) and has more than 20 years of experience in the Enterprise Collaboration market. He has worked as the Director of Research & Development, since 2010, and advises global organisations and teams on new implementation strategies. While his technical background remains in IBM and Microsoft products he has shifted his focus to Change Management. His passion is to combine technology with psychology, which created the logic for the PACE Online platform.
Kris De Bisschop is managing director of GroupWave, a Belgian company delivering consulting services specialized in the IBM Collaboration Solutions portfolio. Kris is an expert in IBM Notes/Domino administration, Sametime, Traveler, TDI and busy with IBM Connections. He spreads the story about Social Business at customers and loves networking. High level issues are an opportunity to accept a new challenge. When he’s not on his computer or tablet, you can find him in the sports hall playing badminton.
Peter Strackx is Senior Business Consultant at GroupWave and main developer of Webinizer.
Peter is a die hard IBM Notes/Domino geek bleeding yellow since 1995 because it’s just a great product to work with.
Started as an allround IT person he specialised himself in Domino development and xPages.
Years of business experience combined with his Domino skills allow him to always find simple solutions for your needs.
His other dream was becoming a pilot, which he accomplished! This gives him more insight in business processes, straight thinking, forward thinking and structured thinking.
Tuesday, May 22 | 14:45 - 15:30 | E. Sky Room
Richard Jefts is the Vice President and General Manager of HCL’s Collaborative Workflow Platform business. In this capacity, Richard is responsible for leading HCL’s multi-hundred million dollar SaaS and Premise based Social, Mail, Meetings, Chat and Workflow / Apps Businesses. Richard’s responsibilities include day to day operations of the enterprise and portfolio leading ongoing engineering and next generation technologies. He leads the continuous delivery of software into the cloud, enablement of Agile development processes globally and overall quality and customer experience.