ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

Global Digital Forum (GDF) is a global technology conference that has been uniquely designed to bring together an unparalleled line-up of business leaders, practitioners and customers from all over the world, engaged in driving change at the intersection of AI, IoT & Edge Computing, Security & Blockchain and Cloud Computing and 8 key industry verticals.

If you are seeking to leverage these business and technology insights to advance your company's strategic imperatives and enhance your customers' experiences , this conference is for you!

With a theme "BRIDGING INNOVATION AND BUSINESS GROWTH", GDF promises to immerse you with real-life use cases from practitioners, breakthrough technology ideas from innovators, strategic vision from thought leaders and industry predictions from analysts in this rapidly changing era of Digital Transformation affecting the following industry verticals:

Join us at GDF from 4 - 5 September, 2019 at the Santa Clara Convention Center to explore more on how these advanced technologies are changing your customer expectations and what you need to know to stay ahead of your competition.

Why Attend

Be the First

Gain a competitive edge by learning about the latest products, technologies, and services in various markets worldwide. Explore how businesses are leading the next generation of digital technologies.

Discover

Global Digital Forum is the place to discover the most suitable and cost-effective products and solutions from global suppliers.

Gain New Ideas

Get practical guidance on how to implement AI, IoT & Edge Computing, Security & Blockchain and Cloud Computing in 8 leading industries by engaging face-to-face with the suppliers. Learn how to customize the technology to your specific business.

Generate New Connections

Meet top officials, product manufacturers, innovators, Venture Capitalists, and start-ups face-to-face. Develop new business relationships and new product knowledge for your specific industry.

The GDF Difference

Global Digital Forum (GDF) is a global technology conference that has been uniquely designed to bring together an unparalleled line-up of thought leaders, customers and technology innovators engaged in driving change at the intersection of AI, IoT & Edge Computing, Security & Blockchain and Cloud Computing and 8 key industry verticals.

Specifically, you can expect to learn thought provoking insights about advancing your respective businesses across these key technologies that are shaping the future of Digital Disruption and Transformation by:

Exchanging Ideas with 4999+ Business Leaders and Practitioners from Across The Globe

The Global Digital Forum is committed to drive a true global assembly of business leaders, and IT vendors alike, including Latin America, Asia-Pacific and other emerging economies, in an effort to bring you a comprehensive picture of how these technologies are shaping customer expectations across the globe. And how you should respond to these expectations.

Learning About Real Life Use Cases from Customers and Technology Leaders

Be the first in your industry to know how these technologies can drive sustainable business value for your organization through a uniquely matrixed format of 100+ eclectic product-agnostic presentations and panel discussions.

Gleaning Unprecedented Insights from Thought Leaders and Industry Analysts

The Global Digital Forum presents a uniquely distinct opportunity for every attendee to learn about global trends and predictions across Artificial Intelligence, Security/Blockchain, Cloud Services and Internet-of-Things, all under one roof!

speakers

Sameer Kher

Director, Product Development, Digital Twins

ANSYS Inc.

Navin Budhiraja

VP/GM, Cloud and Platform

ANSYS

Tony Shakib

VP Business Development

Microsoft

Barry Bolding

Director, Global HPC BD & GTM

Amazon Web Services

Chanchal Chatterjee

AI Leader

Google

Jean-Baptiste Passot

Chief Technology Officer

Brain Corporation

Khanderao Kand

Senior Engineering Leader - Catalog

Data Lake (Big Data - AIML), Amazon

Raju Pandey

Chief Executive Officer

Thinking Books

Tyler Harttraft

Partner

BULL BLOCKCHAIN LAW LLC

Edy Liongosari

Chief Scientist

Accenture

Ben Patel

Chief Technology Officer

Tenneco

David Barnett

Vice President, Products & Markets

Real-Time Innovations

Jason Tatge

Chief Executive Officer

Farmobile

Shauli Chaudhuri

Chief Executive Officer

Hoojook

Faraz Shafiq

Chief Data Officer

Cambia Health Solutions

Sanjay Sharma

Chief Executive Officer

Roambee

Robert Blumofe

EVP, Platform

Akamai Technologies

Mallik Tatipamula

Chief Technology Officer

Ericsson

Priyanka Khaitan

Head of Innovation

SAP

Rajiv Gupta

SVP

McAfee

David Johnson

Investment Director

Intel Capital

Ravi Belani

Managing Director

Alchemist Accelerator

Vishal Verma

Managing Partner

Edgewood Ventures

Jay Chaudhry

Chief Executive Officer

Zscaler

Matt Cole

President

CUBIC Transportation Systems

Rafael Sami

President RFPD

Arrow Electronics

Steve Scott

SVP & CTO

Cray Inc

Joseph Corr

Creative Tech Director

Crispin Porter Bogusky

Arun Bhattacharya

Product Marketing Director

Adobe Experience Cloud GTM & Strategy

Tom Mohr

Founder and CEO

CEO Quest

Vasu Jakkal

EVP and CMO

Fireeye

Surajit Sengupta

Chief Technology Officer

iCONEX

Madhulika Guhathakurta

Lead Developer, NASA Innovation Initiatives Impact (NI3)

NASA Ames Research Center

Metin Ozen

Chief Executive Officer

Ozen Engineering

Lars Reinkemeyer

Head of Process Mining

Siemens

Chetan Desai

VP Analytics

Schlumberger

Madhuri Adettiwar

CDO

Digital Solar

Michael Greene

Oil Spill Response

Srini Koushik

CIO and CTO

Magellan Health

Chad Rigetti

Chief Executive Officer

Rigetti Quantum Computing

Jeff Herbst

VP Business Development

NVIDIA

Sujit Banerjee

Managing Director

K1 Operations

Kranthi K Lammatha

Chief Technology Officer

Finnavate Technologies LLC

Gamiel Gran

Business Development

Mayfield Ventures

Ashish Sirasao

Fellow

Xilinx Corporation

Debu Chatterjee

AI lead

ServiceNow

Arun Ramchandran

EVP Professional Services

Hexaware

Sanjeev Srivastav

VP, Services

Eightfold.ai

Vinay Menon

Senior Client Partner

Korn Ferry

Stephen Mellnor

CTO

Industrial Internet Consortium

Matthew Stanlake

VP, Professional Services

Schneider Electric

Sajjad Hussain

VP Cloud

WIPRO

Daniel Blackburn

Head of Data Science

Globant

Debarag Banerjee

Consulting Head of Data Science

JioSaavn

Marcus East

Technical Director, Office of CTO

Google Cloud Platform

Ashok Ganesan

VP/GM

Junipter Networks

Stan Schneider

Chief Executive Officer

Real-Time Innovations

Sean Parham

Global VP, Product Management

ABB Ability

Kiran Dasari

Practice Head

Tech Mahindra

Jiani Zhang

General Manager, Industrial & IoT Solutions

Persistent Systems Ltd

Lin Nease

Fellow and CTO

HPE

Viji Krishnamurthy

Product Management

Oracle

Walt Hearn

VP Sales North America

ANSYS

Ahmed Ezzat

Chief Technology Officer

Big Data Insight

Andrea Kates

Chief Executive Officer

I-SCALE.io

Ashis Khan

VP Bus Development

RelayR

Karl Connolly

CTO Enterprise Accounts

Ingram Micro

Shankar Pasupathy

Senior Technical Director

Netapp

John Apostolopoulos

VP and CTO Networking

CISCO Systems

Subhankar Dhar

Professor, IST

San Jose State University

Satya Gupta

Chief Technology Officer

Virsec

Jay Chugh

Director, Blockchain Applications

Oracle

JP Provencher

VP, Manufacturing Strategy & Solutions

PTC

Charles Hickman

Head of Global Strategic Partners - APTARE Technology

Veritas Technologies LLC

Santanu Dutta

Senior Technical Director

AR/VR and Cloud Sofware, NVIDIA

Kamesh Raghavendra

Chief Product Officer

Geminus

Alodeep Sanyal

Founder and CEO

Lifeplus

Anupam Rastogi

Partner

Emergent Ventures

Anand Gopalan

Chief Technology Officer

Velodyne

Susmita Bhatacharya

Global Engineering Technical Program Manager

Lam Research

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