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January 22-26, 2018
Orlando, Florida

MEET THE 2017 SPEAKERS


Tristan Boutros
Tristan Boutros
COO - Product, Technology & Design
The New York Times
Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Samantha Bureau-Johnson
Vice President, Business Process Excellence & Project Management Offic
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Rich Phillips
Rich Phillips
Chief Technology Officer
Tampa General Hospital
Ryan Mayer
Ryan Mayer
Director, Lean Academy of the America, PEX Center of Expertise
UBS
Donald Kuk
Donald Kuk
Vice President, Global Business Transformation
AIG
John Biedry
John Biedry
Senior Director, Global Lean Enterprise
Nike
Mia Leondakis
Mia Leondakis
Vice President, Business Transformation & Automation
VMWare
Partha Baral
Partha Baral
Senior Director, Business Architecture, Process Excellence,
VMWare
Dennis Deas
Dennis Deas
Managing Director, Enterprise Performance Improvement
Kaiser Permanente
David Robinson
David Robinson
Director, Organization Excellence
Kaiser Permanente
Brenton Harder
Brenton Harder
Director
BNY Mellon
Rick Hepp
Rick Hepp
Executive Director, Operational Excellence
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Russell Ollie
Russell Ollie
Director, Operational Excellence
General Motors
Jose Pires
Jose Pires
Vice President and Director, Business Excellence
Black & Veatch Corporation
Eric Pope
Eric Pope
VP Operations
US Synthetic
Stacy Weil
Stacy Weil
Vice President, Global Performance Optimisation, Technology, Innovation, an
PPD
Scott Paape
Scott Paape
VP, Rapid Continuous Improvement
Dr Pepper Snapple
Teresa Logue
Teresa Logue
Head of Operational Transformation
Zurich
Hauke Schupp
Hauke Schupp
Senior Vice President, Operational Excellence
Ten-X
Nina Muhleisen
Nina Muhleisen
Head of World Class Delivery Model
ANZ
Joe D'Apollonio
Joe D'Apollonio
Operational Excellence Leader, IT and Business Process Management
Ingersoll Rand
Christy Hartner
Christy Hartner
Senior Vice President
Commerce Bank
John Fitzgerald
John Fitzgerald
Executive Director, Design and Innovation
Verizon
Harold Strawbridge
Harold Strawbridge
Vice President of Innovation and Continuous Improvement
Inglis
George Turner
George Turner
Senior Vice President Six Sigma
WestRock Company
Diana Krohn
Diana Krohn
Principal Enterprise Architect
United Airlines
Bruce Perrin
Bruce Perrin
Chief Operating Officer & Acting Chief Information Officer
Phenix Energy Group
Kevin Wojcikewych
Kevin Wojcikewych
Global Head, Business Optimization
Novella Clinical, a Quintiles Company
Ricardo Badillo
Ricardo Badillo
Director, Business Process Management
Western Union
Matt Huemmer
Matt Huemmer
Operational Excellence Lead
UCB
Roop Singh
Roop Singh
Business Transforamtion Architect
Secure Works
Christina Gasperino
Christina Gasperino
Director of Employee Relations & Services
WellCare Health Plans
Simone Knight
Simone Knight
Director, Operational Excellence
Univision Communications Inc.
Erika Westbay
Erika Westbay
Program Director, BPM
The Nature Conservancy
Ron Green
Ron Green
Director of Process Excellence
Port of Virginia
Shayne Ginder
Shayne Ginder
Director of Performance Improvement
Sunrise Senior Living
Maria Pamment
Maria Pamment
Director Performance Optimization
PPD
Rob Stewart
Rob Stewart
President
The Quality Group
Mike Huszar
Mike Huszar
President
DRIVE Inc.
Natalie Schubert
Natalie Schubert
National Director, Enterprise Consulting Services
Ricoh USA, Inc.
Mary Sylvester
Mary Sylvester
Global Client Advisor, Enterprise Consulting Services
Ricoh USA, Inc.
Michael Noonan
Michael Noonan
Director, Business Architecture
Capita
Steve Towers
Steve Towers
Founder and CEO
BP Group
James Dodkins
James Dodkins
Board Advisor
BP Group
Walgreens
Eric Mattenson
Senior Director, Lean Six Sigma
Walgreens
Catalent Pharma Solutions
Sridhar Krishnan
Vice President Global Operations
Catalent Pharma Solutions
Prudential Financial
Leonardo Roman
Director, Robotic Process Automation CoE
Prudential Financial
Steven Carleton
Steven Carleton
COO - Global Shipping
eBay Inc
David Seth Feierstein
David Seth Feierstein
Transformation Office/Global Head of Zero Based Budgeting
NCR Corporation
Penny Meier
Penny Meier
Vice President, Lean Deployment
Ameriprise Financial
Guillermo Gonzalez
Guillermo Gonzalez
Transformation Services Governance Head
AIG
Emma Kamo
Emma Kamo
Senior Process Improvement Leader
City National Rochdale
Jay Lebsack
Jay Lebsack
Director, Process Excellence
Moffitt Cancer Centre
Tim Kubal MD
Tim Kubal MD
Malignant Hematology, Professor, Process Excellence
Moffitt Cancer Centre
Janelle Sullivan
Janelle Sullivan
Senior Manager, Business Process Solutions
DST Systems
Patrick Ferguson
Patrick Ferguson
Patrice Leader
DST Systems
Dave Landa
Dave Landa
Chief Operating Officer
Kintone
Brian Lundquist
Brian Lundquist
Chief Operating Officer
Milk Specialties Company
David Hadd
David Hadd
Senior Vice President Corporate Continuous Improvement & Project Management
Webster Bank
Dr. Chuck Brandon
Dr. Chuck Brandon
Director, Process Improvement Program Office
U.S Army
Ilir Morina
Ilir Morina
Former Director of Operational Excellence
Coca-Cola
Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy
Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy
Chief Data Scientist
Halliburton
Gerry McCool
Gerry McCool
Senior Director, Organizational Effectiveness
Jabil
Flávio Piwowarczyk
Flávio Piwowarczyk
Director, Business Transformation
Johnson Controls
John Olson
John Olson
VP Business Transformation
Johnson Controls
Daniel C. Morris, CBPP, CBA,
Daniel C. Morris, CBPP, CBA,
Vice President
Association of Business Process Management Professionals (ABPMP)
Amir Ghannad
Amir Ghannad
Senior Director, Global People Excellence
Campbell Soup
Aaron Washburn
Aaron Washburn
Director, Business Process Improvement
CME Group Inc.
Anish Sharan
Anish Sharan
Manager, Business Process Improvement
CME Group Inc.
Zurich
Sarah Snyder
Head of Methodology, Training and Sustainability
Zurich
Lionel Palacin
Lionel Palacin
Technical Evangelist
Bonitasoft
Liz Harada
Liz Harada
Director, Business Process
HAVI
Rich Diviney
Rich Diviney
Director of Outreach
Barry-Wehmiller Leadership Institute
Deb Lindway
Deb Lindway
Director, Enterprise Lean Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement
Key Bank
Greg Steffine
Greg Steffine
Director, Business Intelligence & Analytics Competency Center
Key Bank
Garret Etgen
Garret Etgen
Senior Director and Six Sigma Champion, Lilly Research Laboratories Operati
Eli Lilly and Company
Greg Pflum
Greg Pflum
Vice President and General Manager
BASF Corporation
Chris McGill
Chris McGill
Master Blackbelt
Cintas Corporation
Ralph Heist
Ralph Heist
Vice President
Argus Health
Sushanta Sahu
Sushanta Sahu
Director, Manufacturing Systems, Global Manufacturing Strategy
National Oilwell Varco
Malcolm  Ross
Malcolm Ross
Vice President, Product
Appian Corporation
Suneel  Gupta
Suneel Gupta
Founder and CEO, Rise, Former VP of Product Development, Groupon, Visionary Product and Innovation Leader
Greg  Bergmann
Greg Bergmann
Senior Director of BPM
Triad Retail
Adam Devine
Adam Devine
Vice President Marketing
WorkFusion
Dale Young
Dale Young
L3 (Lean) Team Leader
Pneumatic Scale Angelus
Neha  Dhawale
Neha Dhawale
Head of Advisory for Smarter Process Practice
Prolifics
Eric Michrowski
Eric Michrowski
Chief Executive Officer
Sentis
Amy Dickson
Amy Dickson
IBM Offering Management, Process Transformation
IBM
John Townsend
John Townsend
Vice President
T. Rowe Price
Gaurav Bhatnagar
Gaurav Bhatnagar
Managing Partner
Co-Creation Partners
Scott Quartner
Scott Quartner
Vice President
T. Rowe Price
Sid Probstein
Sid Probstein
CTO and VP of Professional Services
AIFoundry
James Hall
James Hall
CEO
Genfour
Kramer  Reeves
Kramer Reeves
Chief Marketing Officer
Sapiens DECISION
Gregg Rock
Gregg Rock
Editor & Founder
BAInstitute.org, BPMInstitute.org and SOAInstitute.org
Gil Segal
Gil Segal
Head of Practice for DECISION
Sapiens
Corinne Reisert
Corinne Reisert
Head of Process Governance, SAP Productivity Consulting Group
SAP SE
David Geffen
David Geffen
Director of Marketing, Enterprise Back Office Solutions
NICE
Leslie  Behnke
Leslie Behnke
Senior Director, Business Integration, One Plan Change Office
Walgreen Co.
Philip  Gude
Philip Gude
Vice President Sales & General Manager
Marios Stavropoulos
Marios Stavropoulos
Chief Executive Officer
Softomotive
Mihir Shukla
Mihir Shukla
Chief Executive Officer
Automation Anywhere
Kim Craig
Kim Craig
Managing Director, Lean Solutions
SeyfarthLean Consulting, LLC
Scott Helmers
Scott Helmers
Partner
Harvard Computing
Salem Hadim
Salem Hadim

Prolifics
Alice Wei
Alice Wei
Director of Digital Innovation
University South Florida