MEET THE 2018 SPEAKERS


Johannes Giloth
Johannes Giloth
Senior Vice President Global Operations and Chief Procurement Officer
Nokia
Chris Gelvin
Chris Gelvin
Chief Operating Officer for Group COO
UBS
Liz  Iversen
Liz Iversen
Senior Vice President, Chief Quality & Regulatory Officer
Philips
Ken Goldman
Ken Goldman
Chief Financial Officer
Yahoo!
Tony  Saldanha
Tony Saldanha
Vice President, Global Business Services
Procter & Gamble
Janice  Semper
Janice Semper
Head of Culture
GE Corporate
Jon Theuerkauf
Jon Theuerkauf
Managing Director and Group Head of Performance Excellence
BNY Mellon
Nigel  Leppitt
Nigel Leppitt
Global Head of Organisation and Business Transformation
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE
Ian  Gordon
Ian Gordon
Senior Vice President Operations
Regence Insurance Holding Company
Vijay  Bhuvanagiri
Vijay Bhuvanagiri
Senior Vice President, Enterprise Architecture
MasterCard
Maria Swainson
Maria Swainson
Director, Cyber Security Services
Symantec
Joel Smith
Joel Smith
Director, Rapid Continuous Improvement
Dr Pepper Snapple
Diane  Lopes
Diane Lopes
Vice President, Business Excellence
AETNA
Jorj Madalin Mihailovici
Jorj Madalin Mihailovici
Chief Executive Officer
Veolia Group
Mihai Savin
Mihai Savin
Deputy General Manager
Apa Nova Bucuresti
Cristian  Matei
Cristian Matei
Head of Business Transformation
Veolia Group
Victor Vizzuett
Victor Vizzuett
Director of Continuous Improvement and Project Management Office
AkzoNobel
Mia Leondakis
Mia Leondakis
Vice President, Business Transformation & Automation
VMWare
Partha Baral
Partha Baral
Senior Director, Business Architecture, Process Excellence,
VMWare
Teresa Logue
Teresa Logue
Head of Operational Transformation
Zurich
Nina Muhleisen
Nina Muhleisen
Head of World Class Delivery Model
ANZ
John Fitzgerald
John Fitzgerald
Executive Director, Design and Innovation
Verizon
Ivan  Cespedes
Ivan Cespedes
Enterprise Excellence Manager
Dos Pinos
Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Vice President, Business Process Excellence & Project Management Offic
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Rick Hepp
Rick Hepp
President
Enterprise Excellence Services, LLC
Sisir Padhy
Sisir Padhy
Senior Vice President, Process Excellence and Innovation
Verizon
John Olson
John Olson
VP Business Transformation
Johnson Controls
Ricardo Badillo
Ricardo Badillo
Director, Business Process Management
Western Union
Sandy Kemsley
Sandy Kemsley
BPM Architect and Industry Analyst
BPM Architect and Industry Analyst
Erika Westbay
Erika Westbay
Program Director, BPM
The Nature Conservancy
Shayne Ginder
Shayne Ginder
Director of Performance Improvement
Sunrise Senior Living
James Dodkins
James Dodkins
Board Advisor
BP Group
Steve Towers
Steve Towers
Founder and CEO
BP Group
Rob Stewart
Rob Stewart
President
OpusWorks
Dr. Chuck Brandon
Dr. Chuck Brandon
Director, Process Improvement Program Office
U.S Army
Anish Sharan
Anish Sharan
Manager, Business Process Improvement
CME Group Inc.
Zurich
Sarah Snyder
Head of Methodology, Training and Sustainability
Zurich
Liz Harada
Liz Harada
Director, SCM Solutions Governance & Process Management
HAVI
Adam Devine
Adam Devine
VP, Head of Marketing
WorkFusion
Anant  Gupta
Anant Gupta
SVP, Global Head of Enterprise Architecture
Prolifics
Leslie  Behnke
Leslie Behnke
Senior Director, Business Integration, One Plan Change Office
Walgreen Co.
Marios Stavropoulos
Marios Stavropoulos
Chief Executive Officer
Softomotive
Mihir Shukla
Mihir Shukla
Chief Executive Officer
Automation Anywhere
Mehul  Mehta
Mehul Mehta
Director, Process Excellence & Innovation
Verizon
Salem Hadim
Salem Hadim
Global Head of Smarter Process Practice
Prolifics
Majorie  Hook,
Majorie Hook,
Vice President, Global Content Operations
Gracenote
Ieasha  Taitano
Ieasha Taitano
Vice President of Design Thinking
LPL Financial
Doug Drolett
Doug Drolett
Head of Continuous Improvement, Americas
Shell Oil
Ifty Khan
Ifty Khan
Senior Business Excellence Leader
GE Renewable Energy
Ruben Del Toro
Ruben Del Toro
Enterprise Continuous Improvement, Strategic Planning
Southwest Airlines
Jennifer Hurst
Jennifer Hurst
Business Process Improvement Centre of Excellence Leader
Nielsen
Angela Marano
Angela Marano
Senior Director, Business Performance Improvement
Southwest Airlines
Jithesh Ramachandran
Jithesh Ramachandran
Continuous Improvement SBC
adidas Group – Reebok
Brett  Hiltscher
Brett Hiltscher
Director of Transformation Office
Reebok
Biswajit Dasgupta
Biswajit Dasgupta
VP, Quality & Operational Excellence
Fidelity Personal Investing
Renaud  Fournier
Renaud Fournier
Chief Business Transformation Officer
New York University
Josh  Seeman
Josh Seeman
AVP, Automation
OppenheimerFunds
Ashley  Dougan
Ashley Dougan
Director, Continuous Improvement
Kellogg Company
Loren Bishop
Loren Bishop
Vice President - Director of Lean Management Office
State Street
Jan  Burnham
Jan Burnham
CEO
ROC Group
Kirk Botula
Kirk Botula
CEO
CMMI® Institute
Bror Muller
Bror Muller
Vice President, Business Change
Tokio Millennium Re
Susan Brown
Susan Brown
Executive Vice President, Wholesale Operational Excellence
SunTrust Bank
Tony  Greco
Tony Greco
Vice President, Operational Excellence & Business Transformation
Wyndham Worldwide
Sundar  Chari
Sundar Chari
Director, Change Management, Revenue Management
Hertz
Jeff Stark
Jeff Stark
Vice President, Business Solutions
Firmenich Incorporated
Laurie  Brooks
Laurie Brooks
Global Director, Process Transformation
Kellogg Company
Lisa  Grenier
Lisa Grenier
Vice President Operations
Puratos
Beth Johnson
Beth Johnson
VP, Operational Excellence, Digital Finance
Goldman Sachs
Sisir  Padhy
Sisir Padhy
Vice President Process Excellence & Innovation
Verizon
Vipul  Vohra
Vipul Vohra
Vice President, Quality & Process Excellence
AON
John  Baranzelli
John Baranzelli
Director of RAPID Results Office
State of Illinois
Mikael  Scott
Mikael Scott
Manager, WW Supply Chain Transformation
Amazon
Aaron  Bozeman
Aaron Bozeman
Director, Professional Services
iGrafx
Naveen  Agarwal
Naveen Agarwal
Manager, Business Analytics
Johnson &Johnson Vision Care
Craig  Russell
Craig Russell
EVP, Business Change
Tokio Millennium Re AG
Riad  Ardahji
Riad Ardahji
Senior Director, Production Engineering and Continuous Improvement
Leggett & Platt
James  Webb
James Webb
Chief Operating Officer
Farmers of North America (FNA)
Mathy Sales
Mathy Sales
Former VP of Performance Excellence
National Express
Raju  Deshpande
Raju Deshpande
SVP, Director of Operational Excellence
East West Bank
Anthony Brunshtein
Anthony Brunshtein
Former Performance Excellence Coach
National Express
Tim  Kubal MD
Tim Kubal MD
Malignant Hematology, Professor, Process Excellence
Moffitt Cancer Centre
Bilal  Muhammed
Bilal Muhammed
Vice President, Product & Solution Engineering
Wells Fargo
Craig W  Eagleson
Craig W Eagleson
Vice President, Global Business Architecture
State Street Global Markets
Jay  Lebsack
Jay Lebsack
Director, Process Excellence
Moffitt Cancer Center
David  Pettit
David Pettit
Change Management Lead
AETNA
Aparna Singhal
Aparna Singhal
Director, Sales Operations and Business Intelligence
Google Cloud
Brad  Orluk
Brad Orluk
Technical Evangelist and Automation Specialist
Nintex
Andrea  Arrowsmith
Andrea Arrowsmith
Vice President, Strategy PMO
Bed Bath & Beyond
Stefana Saxton
Stefana Saxton
Business Excellence Innovation Leader
Black & Veatch
Stephan Blasilli
Stephan Blasilli
Head of Global Lean Operations & Corporate Initiatives
EDP Renewables North America LLC
Kishore  Kandru
Kishore Kandru
Senior Manager Business Process Architecture & Automation
CSAA Insurance Group
Jina Jayanetti
Jina Jayanetti
Head of Process Optimization Center of Excellence
Fifth Third Bank
Paul Docherty
Paul Docherty
Founder and Executive Director
i-nexus
Nick  Hoppenjans
Nick Hoppenjans
Assistant Vice President, Intelligent Automation Program Manager
Fifth Third Bank
Roger  Price
Roger Price
Chief Executive Officer
EON
Jon Beller
Jon Beller
Senior Vice President, Operational Excellence
First United Bank
Sally Toister
Sally Toister
Senior Director, Operational Excellence – Americas Division
Marriott International
Pete  Khanna
Pete Khanna
Chief Executive Officer
TrackVia
Shane Wentz
Shane Wentz
Global Director Continuous Improvement
Radial
Sudha  Sundaresan
Sudha Sundaresan
Director, Business Architecture
Comcast
Constantine Kokolis
Constantine Kokolis
Director, Strategic Customer Initiatives
Workiva
Ha Dao
Ha Dao
Technical Quality Manager, ASQ Board of Directors
Emerson
Erik Anderson
Erik Anderson
Workplace Analytics Consulting Lead
Microsoft
Jeff Davis
Jeff Davis
Executive Director, Operational Excellence
JP Morgan Chase
Bao  Do
Bao Do
Business Architecture Manager, Innovation & Strategy
Wells Fargo Advisors
Danielle Conner
Danielle Conner
VP Manufacturing
Ventura Foods
Ian Goudy
Ian Goudy
Vice President, Global Continuous Improvement, Hertz
Therese  Steiner
Therese Steiner
Director, Operational Effectiveness, Global Operations
LexisNexis
Martijn Gribnau
Martijn Gribnau
Chief Transformation Officer
Genworth Financial
Dan Semmens
Dan Semmens
Managing Director Transformation
ATB Financial
Lorraine  Saintus
Lorraine Saintus
Associate Vice President, Performance Improvement
American Osteopathic Association
Peter Malek
Peter Malek
Director, Process Performance & Operational Excellence
VMware
Rakesh  Amerineni
Rakesh Amerineni
Manager, Finance Business Transformation & Architecture
LinkedIn
Hauke  Schupp
Hauke Schupp
Vice President, Enterprise Change Management
American Advisors Group
William Olmstead
William Olmstead
Director, Continuous Improvement Americas
LEGO Group
Vikram Ganesan
Vikram Ganesan
Head of Continuous Improvement
Siemens Healthcare
Matthew  DiGeronimo
Matthew DiGeronimo
Vice President of Operations
Veolia North America
Kristen Burton
Kristen Burton
Director of Digital Enablement
Cisco
Richard  Theodore
Richard Theodore
Senior Technical Specialist
K2
Guy Kirkwood
Guy Kirkwood
Chief Evangelist
UiPath
A.J. Hanna
A.J. Hanna
Vice President, Client Advocacy
Symphony Ventures
Dan  Griffith
Dan Griffith
Director
Everteam
Mathias Kirchmer
Mathias Kirchmer
Managing Director
BPM-D
Stephanie Zeiler
Stephanie Zeiler
Change Management Leader
Jean Hammelev
Jean Hammelev
Vice President, Quality and Program Management
Sonora Quest Laboratories
Claudio Gosiker
Claudio Gosiker
Director
Guidewell
Drew Butler
Drew Butler
Corporate Director of Operational Excellence
Curtiss Wright
Carmen West
Carmen West
Senior Director, Global HR Operations
McGraw-Hill Education
Marcelo  Fernandes
Marcelo Fernandes
Master Black Belt
Nielsen
Tony  Tregurtha
Tony Tregurtha
Co-CEO, Founder & President
Enlighten
Keith Johnson
Keith Johnson
Director, Intelligent Process Automation
K2
Melvin Steals
Melvin Steals
Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning, Treasury Management
The PNC Financial Services Group
Amir Ghannad
Amir Ghannad
Author, The Transformational Leader
The Ghannad Group
John  Stretton
John Stretton
Corporate Initiatives
EDP Renewables
Bill Mannaberg
Bill Mannaberg
Director of Logistics
Heritage-Crystal Clean
Lauren Graber
Lauren Graber
Program Director
MyHealth Access Network
Gaurav Swarup  Bhatnagar
Gaurav Swarup Bhatnagar
Managing Partner
Co-Creation Partners
Jeffrey  Ozarski
Jeffrey Ozarski
Business Development Director
Softomotive
Erin Eccles
Erin Eccles
Senior Manager Continuous Improvement
Change Healthcare
Justin  Marcucci
Justin Marcucci
Chief Digital Officer
Endava
Amy Burns
Amy Burns
Vice President, Six Sigma and Shared Services
McKesson Corporation
Adam Kozakov
Adam Kozakov
Operational Excellence Manager
Aveva Drug Delivery Systems
David  Jenness
David Jenness
Automated Information Advocate
IBM Digital Business Automation
DereK Toone
DereK Toone
Vice President Sales Americas
Automation Anywhere
Angel Garcia
Angel Garcia
Global Operational Excellence Leader
Televisa
Eric  Thompson
Eric Thompson
Global Head, Continuous Improvement COE
Shell
Sofia Passova
Sofia Passova
President
StereoLOGIC
Rodolfo  Pous
Rodolfo Pous
Executive Director Network Broadcast Operations
TELEVISA
Dennis Narlock
Dennis Narlock
Director of Operations
Catalent Pharma Solutions
Fazal Husain
Fazal Husain
Director of Enterprise Solutions Services
City of Toronto
Massimiliano Delsante
Massimiliano Delsante
Chief Executive Officer
myInvenio - a Cognitive company
Lyle Wells
Lyle Wells
National Director Leadership Processes
The Flippen Group
Stan Passov
Stan Passov
SVP Product Management
StereoLOGIC