Ksenia Rakhimzade

Ksenia started her career in 2004 in the role of risk and crisis manger in the mining business, then

Andrea Baroni

Andrea Baroni is a data science & analytics enthusiast with extensive experience in Financial Services. More recently, he has

John Taylor

John Taylor, the Cloud Transformation Services Lead at Version 1, is a visionary leader dedicated to shaping the future

Pedro Fonseca

Pedro Fonseca is a seasoned professional with extensive experience in leading teams and driving technological innovation, particularly in the

Nick Bec

Nick Bec is a Principal Consultant specialising in Engineering Transformation, leveraging a diverse background in technical roles, including technical

Phil Reid

Phil Reid is a community Builder, Social Learning Leader, and Product Manager in Global Technology at JPMorgan Chase &

Qaiser Mazhar

Qaiser is the CTO of AsdaX, responsible for the technology behind Asda’s Loyalty program, Advertising platform and data platform.

Version 1

Version 1 is a leader in digital transformation, partnering strategically with global organisations to transform and adopt technology and

Duncan MacRae

Duncan is an award winning editor with more than 20 years experience in journalism. Having launched his tech journalism

Paolo Sbuttoni

Paolo is a partner in UK national law firm Foot Anstey’s technology, data and commercial team. His recent focus

Himanshu Jha

Himanshu is a visionary, strategically focused, execution-oriented, commercially astute, hands-on leader in Architecture, Digital, Data & Analytics, Cloud, Technology,

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Armand Angeli

Armand Angeli is a recognised expert in Finance Digital Transformation, RPA (Robotic Process Automation), AI, Shared Services and Outsourcing,

Ramprasad Chinthekindi

Ramprasad Chinthekindi has over 16+ years of experience building Distributed Systems, Cloud, Storage, File Systems, Backups, Deduplication, SSD and

Dale Goddard

Dale Goddard, DX4D Head of Digital and Technology at the Ministry of Defence, has over the past 15 years

Dr Will Venters

Dr Will Venters is an Associate Professor in Digital Innovation and Information Systems within the Department of Management at

Roger Pearson

Closing Remarks

As we come to the end of our cloud transformation journey, we want to express our thanks to all

Closing Keynote – Designing for Multi-Cloud Environments

Panel Discussion – Exploring Future Trends in Cloud Transformation

As cloud technology continues to evolve, the future holds exciting prospects for business. Our panel of experts will delve

Keynote Presentation – Moving from Tactical to Strategic Cloud Maturity

Join Nick Bec, Principal Consultant of Engineering Transformation at Pluralsight, as he explores how the company has conducted a

Panel Discussion – The Benefits of Consolidating Data Into a Single Source of Truth

Experts delve into the transformative power of centralising data, highlighting how it streamlines decision-making processes, enhances data accuracy, and

Driving Innovation: Building an AI-Native Retail Unicorn

Spinning a startup unicorn out of a large-scale enterprise is full of unique challenges. Join Qaiser Mazhar, Chief Technology

Panel Discussion – Empowering Change: How to Upskill Staff and Cultivate a Cloud-Ready Culture

Join our expert panel as they explore the pivotal role organisational culture and upskilling staff plays in empowering teams

Opening Keynote – Mastering Cloud Migration Strategies for Business Growth and Agility

This presentation will uncover how a robust cloud infrastructure can drive growth and enhance agility in an ever-changing business

Event Welcome Address

Join us as we embark on a transformative journey into the cloud, where innovation meets efficiency. Our opening remarks



Virtual Agenda 2024

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Flora Nanda

As a technologist, Flora is not confined to technology alone. She is obsessed with understanding industry wide business problems

Anu Krishnan

Anu Krishnan is the Head of Information, Data & Analytics in Shell IT. In this role, Anu manages a

Gary Crisci

Gary Crisci is a senior financial systems leader, and Oracle Ace Director, specializing in Enterprise software systems. He has

Vidya Laxman

As Technology Director , Vidya Laxman spearheads Tesco’s constant endeavour to stay ahead of the retail technology solutions curve.

Vaibhav Verdhan

John Lunn

With over 20 years working in the IT industry and the last 10 year working with Cloud Technologies, the

Idriss Selhoum

Idriss Selhoum is an experienced Cloud Transformation Lead, currently responsible for designing and rolling out the Cloud Platform for

Tejas Chopra

Tejas Chopra is an Engineering Leader at Netflix working on building solutions for Netflix Studios in the Cloud. He


Equinix is the world’s digital infrastructure company. We interconnect industry-leading organisations in finance, manufacturing, mobility, transportation, government, healthcare and

Deepak Sharma

Over the past 15+ years, Deepak has acquired extensive experience in combining the ability to think strategically and build


Cloud7 is a polished, highly technical news portal designed for IT professionals and managers, especially those working in the

Cloud Software Association


Devdiscourse is a media platform for development stakeholders. Be it scanning the knowledge tides, doing stories on diverse developmental

Daniel Beazer

Daniel Beazer is a Senior Analyst with Structure Research, covering cloud, data centre, and the edge. Daniel has worked


Ridge unlocks the full potential of cloud computing. Powered by a global network of top-tier data centers, Ridge enables

Jonathan Seelig

Jonathan Seelig co-founded Ridge to build a new type of cloud for cloud native applications. He previously co-founded Akamai

Speed Networking

The TechForge Speed Networking session is your opportunity to meet with like-minded professionals for a quick round of 1-2-1

Andrea Stapley

Andrea Stapley is the Vice President of Infrastructure Cloud Security & Resiliency Risk at TD Bank. She is a

Christos Syngelakis

Professional with over 30 years of experience in the IT industry. 20 years as Datacenter Infrastructure and Communications Manager,

Keith Dargie

Keith is the Chief Information/Digital Officer at a high profile and national government organisation. Inspirational, dynamic and strategic business

Daniel Bull

Daniel has worked as a Software Tester, Engineer and Scrum Master in various organisation’s which has allowed him to

A Cloud Guru

A Cloud Guru (ACG) is on a mission to teach the world to cloud. Why? Because we think the

Drew Firment

Drew Firment is SVP of Cloud Transformation at A Cloud Guru. He works closely with business and technology leaders to accelerate

Cloud Industry Forum

Shouvik Ray

Shouvik is a Technology and Risk Management leader in the Banking and Finance industry. Over the course of his

Alex Hilton

Over 25 years in the IT industry, Alex has developed diverse knowledge and skills in several commercial roles. After

Duncan MacRae

Duncan is an award winning editor with more than 20 years experience in journalism. Having launched his tech journalism

Cloud Security Alliance

The CSA is a global not-for-profit organisation with a mission to promote the use of best practices for providing


Published in Fremont, California, CIOReview (www.cioreview.com) is one of the leading print magazines in the US. It is the

Thomas Hammel

Thomas Hammel a CISO with over 11 years’ experience in the role of CISO and over 36 years overall

Fernando Velazquez

Experienced leader with an extensive background of successfully managing global teams with +20 years of experience in the Professional

James Rubert

Masters in Computer Science, Bachelors in Electrical Engineering, 30 years at Boeing in Coding, System Modeler, System Architect, and

Rohit Agrawal

Rohit is a seasoned executive with expertise in alignment of business needs with technology & IT services to facilitate

Chris Patti

Chris Patti is AccuWeather’s Chief Technology Officer. In this key leadership role, Chris is responsible for defining and guiding

Siavash Alamouti

Vladimir Bacvanski, PhD

Dr. Vladimir Bacvanski is a Principal Architect with Strategic Architecture at PayPal. His work spans Data Platforms, Privacy, and

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Presentation: Lessons learned building a Cloud Center of Excellence

What does a successful cloud transformation look like, and how do you go about achieving it? Advice on best

Panel discussion: Managing cost, security, governance and compliance

Mitigating migration challenges – what to watch out for Exploring how to remove barriers to adoption Cost management and

Panel discussion: How a global pandemic accelerated cloud adoption across every industry

Retailers have become ecommerce first; banks are now mobile first. Doctors are conducting appointments via video link, even events

Presentation: Applications of Edge Cloud Computing in Financial Services

Disruptive trends in technology and digital transformation Evolving role of financial institutions in the hyper-connected world Applications of edge

Panel discussion: Demystifying the cloud for your transformation journey

Public, private, hybrid – What are they and which is right for you? Making sense of hybrid vs multi

Presentation: Identifying opportunities for cloud migration and where to focus

An overview of cloud ecosystem trends, market developments and outlook Understanding the business benefits of adopting cloud technology How

Welcome Address

Welcome Adress

Welcome to the Cloud Transformation Congress, 13 July 2021 (MST)

Stream Analyze

More and more devices are equipped with connectivity. Technology advance produce more data due to higher resolution, faster sampling


StackPath is a platform of computing infrastructure and services built at the edge of the cloud. So, if you’re


VANTIQ provides a low code platform to create highly scalable and fully distributed real-time applications that run on any


The home of 8 leading technology publications, scores of cutting-edge virtual events, and a global network of over 6


StackPath – www.stackpath.com StackPath is an edge cloud platform, providing cloud services that are physically closer to end users

Applied Brain Research

Applied Brain Research – http://www.AppliedBrainResearch.com We make software tools and algorithms for building very low-power embedded AI systems for

AI News

AI News has been founded on this concept: from chatbots, to deep learning, organisations who can make the right


CloudTech is a thriving community of professionals interested in cloud computing strategy and technology. We take the best industry

Edge Impulse

Edge Impulse enables developers to create the next generation of intelligent device solutions with embedded Machine Learning. Machine Learning

Scale Computing

Scale Computing is a leader in edge computing, virtualization, and hyperconverged solutions worldwide. Scale Computing HC3® software uses self-healing


To learn more about IBM, please follow this link: https://www.ibm.com/       If you’re interested in sponsoring the

Telecoms Tech News

Telecoms is an industry news, comment and analysis hub providing the latest practical, strategic and thought leadership content from across

Edge Computing News

As the promise of technologies such as 5G, artificial intelligence and machine learning, and the Internet of Things continues

IoT News

IoT Tech News is a practical resource providing news, analysis and opinion on the burgeoning Internet of Things ecosystem,

Edge Computing News

James Bourne

James Bourne is editor in chief of TechForge Media, a UK-based independent B2B publisher with nine titles including CloudTech,

James Bourne

James Bourne is an editor at TechForge Media, with responsibility for CloudTech, Enterprise AppsTech and MarketingTech. With several years