30 Minute Topic Specific Roundtable Sessions
This topic-specific roundtable session lasts 30 minutes and is aligned with the respective speakers, speaking session topic. It is an opportunity to have a clinic session with the speaker. The format for the roundtable is informal and interactive. Each speaker introduces their topic and the discussion is turned over to the table for 25 minutes of questions. Pick the table with the pressing issues of future trends most aligned to you.
The Round Table topics with numbers are listed below:
RT1 Jordan Preisler, Head of Operational Excellence, Facebook
RT2 Scaling a Business Transformation across a $1.5B Healthcare Construction Portfolio, Robert Crotty, AVP Capital Productivity and Strategy, HCA
RT3 Make it Stick! Proven Best Practices to Create Lasting Improvement in Your Organization, Randy Shumway, Chairman, Cicero Group
RT4 “I Accept The Challenge”: A Hybrid Engagement Model for Digital Transformation and Innovation in High Risk & Regulatory Environments (Shifting Culture and Mindset for the Next Industrial Revolution), Bilal Muhammed, VP, Specialized Engineering, Wells Fargo
RT5 The Forgotten Basics of Lean, Jeffery Davis, Executive Director, Operational Excellence, JP Morgan Chase & Company
RT6 Transforming Your Workforce through Strategic Workforce Planning, Ross Sparkman, Head of Strategic Workforce Planning, Facebook
RT7 Leading Organizational Change with Real World Data: The Pharmaco Perspective, Center of Excellence Patient & Health Impact, Dr. Christopher Boone, Vice President, Real World Data & Analytics, Pfizer
RT8 Transforming Organizational Capability and Performance Using CMMI V2.0, Ronald Lear, Director of Intellectual Property Development, CMMI Institute
RT9 How Cummins Distribution is using Great Conversations to improve Supervisor Quality and drive Employee Engagement in Frontline Service Operations Roles, Sarbari Basu, Director - Global Talent Operations, Cummins Inc. Distribution Business
RT10 Developing Executive Problem Solving Behaviors, Edward Blackman, Global Leader of Continuous Improvement - GIS, Whirlpool
RT11 Age of Agile, Brent Williams, Director, Business Process, McKesson Corporation
RT12 Processing Mining: Process Mapping for a Digitally Transformed World, Steven Remsen, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Enterprise Process Excellence, Intel Corporation
RT13 Life After Six Sigma, Lean, and Agile: Announcing Master's in Business Transformation (MBT), Kristof Kovacs, Program Director, TLDP & Global CI Leader, IBM
RT14 Driving Cultural and Strategic Transformation with Disruptive Co- Innovation, Alex Goryachev, SR. Director, Innovation Strategy & Programs, Cisco Systems
RT15 Recognizing the "Heart of a Company", Jim de Vries, Founder, CEO, Enhance International Group
RT16 Creating a Culture of Quality and Innovation, Kenneth Giles, Quality and Continuous Improvement Principal, FedEx Corporation
RT17 Deploying blended learning for Operational Excellence, Rob Stewart, President & CEO, OpusWorks (by the Quality Group)
RT18 Accelerating A Global Deployment To The Next Level Of Performance, Bill Owad, SVP, Operational Excellence, Cardinal Health
RT19 Value-driven Digital Transformation & Targeting Value through Business Transformations, Dr. Mathias Kirchmer, Co-CEO, BPM-D
RT20 Prepare your Organization for Business Growth in Three Steps & Operational Excellence in Your Office: How to Design Autonomous Value Stream Flow, Kevin Duggan, Founder, Institute for Operational Excellence
RT21 Mastering Change Management & Cultural Transformation & A Digital Transformation story - Up close & personal, Anu George, Chief Quality & Transformation Officer, Morningstar Inc.
RT22 How is the Weather in your Kingdom? Key Learnings from 26 Years at Walt Disney World® Resort, Dan Cockerell, Magic Kingdom Vice-President (Retired & Inspired), Walt Disney World
RT23 Excellence & Innovation Acceleration, Jose Pires, Founder & President, Andeavor
RT24 Process Based Leadership® - Business vs Culture | How to Win at Both and Process Based Leadership® - Business vs Culture | How to Win at Both, Shane Yount, President, Competitive Solutions Inc.
RT25 Achieving Performance Excellence Through a Systems Perspective… Lessons Learned on Driving Change Using Deming and Baldrige, Randy Clark, Director, Six Sigma, Upland Software Inc.
RT26 Transformation in Global Support Organizations, Jason Richards, Principal, Cicero Group
RT27 Transforming Toward Impact: How the Social Sector is Evolving, Catherine Jaynes, Principal, Cicero Group
RT28 Driving Business Transformation with Lean/ Six Sigma, James Shirey, Partner, Cicero Group
RT29 Change Management Practice. What needs to be done better to improve Business Transformation Outcomes?, Roger Watson, Principal, jTask, Inc.
RT30 Design Thinking Creates Work Class Leaders!, Karen Tilstra, Co-Founder, Creativity Effect, Florida Innovation Lab