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Tuesday, February 20, 2007
6:30 PM
8:30 PM
Reception & Cocktail Networking
 
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
7:30 AM
8:15 AM
Registration / Continental Breakfast
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
Welcome and Opening Talk: Rajit Gadh, Professor & Director, UCLA - WINMEC
Introduction to WINMEC and CIO Impacts Forum
8:30 AM
9:05 AM
9:05 AM
10:25 AM
Session 1: Government, Aerospace and Defense 
Keynote Speech:  Stephen Stagnaro, CTO - Corporate Office, Northrop Grumman
Seamless Mobility and Collaboration in the Enterprise
Chair: Ray Gilbert, AVP IT Collaboration, Alcatel-Lucent

Plenary: Vaho Rebassoo, CTO, IT Services, Boeing
'Unified Communications and Collaboration'
Robert Fecteau, CIO, BAE Systems
'Issues Affecting the Introduction of New Technologies (Process and Workflow Analysis)'
Cora Carmody, Sr. VP, CIO, SAIC
'In Support of Unseamly Teams'
Allen Marks, IT Fellow, Raytheon
'Beyond Voice and Email - Integrating the Wireless Handheld into the Enterprise'
10:25 AM
10:40 AM
Coffee Break
10:40 AM
11:50 AM
Session 2: RFID and Mobility 
Chair: Mohanjit Jolly, Managing Director, Garage Technology Ventures

Plenary: George Chappelle, VP and CIO, Sara Lee Corporation
'A View of RFID in the Consumer Products and Food Industry'
Alan Crouch, Director and General Manager, Intel Corp
'Navigating Through the New Wireless World'
Ram Kumar, Associate Vice President, Infosys Technologies USA
'Mobile Voice Enabling the Enterprise - Building the Voicechannel'
11:50 AM
12:30 PM
Lunch
12:30 PM
12:55 PM
Luncheon Talk 1:  Rajit Gadh, Professor & Director, UCLA - WINMEC
RFID for Automation of Enterprise Business Processes - Opportunities and Challenges
12:55 PM
1:15 PM
Luncheon Talk 2:  Uday Karmarkar, Research Director - CMIE, Professor, UCLA Anderson School of Management
 
1:15 PM
2:30 PM
Session 3: Metro Wi-Fi and Communications 
Chair: Brad Kane, CEO, International Commission on Workforce Development

Plenary: Chris Vein, CIO, City of San Francisco
'San Francisco TechConnect Project'
Bill Schrier, CTO, City of Seattle
'Municipal Wireless - What Really Works? (Cliff Notes from the School of Hard Knocks)'
Hardik Bhatt, CIO, City of Chicago
'Chicago Wireless Initiative'
Ebrahim Keshavarz, Vice President, New Services Development, AT&T
'Emerging role of Wi-Fi for Metro/City/County CIOs'
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
Coffee Break
2:45 PM
4:00 PM
Session 4: Healthcare and Energy 
Chair: Vandana (Ann) Mangal, Associate Research Director, UCLA

Plenary: Celia Lin, CIO - Corporate Departments, Chevron
'Enabling Business through Mobile Technology'
David Muntz, SVP & CIO, Baylor Health Care System
'Communication Challenges In Healthcare'
Scott Blanchette, VP, CTO and CSO, Healthways
Jerome Beaudoin, VP & CIO, Devon Energy Corporation
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
Round Table Panel: Cutting Edge Technologies in Industry Practice 
Chair: Lizet Tirres, Program Manager, Stratecast, a Division of Frost & Sullivan

Gary Ahwah, CIO, PacifiCare, A UnitedHealthcare Company
Dennis Tsu, VP of Marketing, AirTight Networks
Bahram Nour-Omid, Partner, Shelter Capital
Upamanyu Madhow, Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
Rajesh Gupta, Professor, CS, UCSD
Ram Akella, Professor, University of California, Santa Cruz
Conference Program Subject to Change