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Abel Marquez
Abel Marquez - Portfolio Marketing Manager

Adam Fish
Senior Director of Product at Realm

Ahmed Farrag
Cloud Architect at IBM

Ajay Chebbi
Sr. Architect, Development for IBM MobileFirst on Bluemix

Alan See
Principle and Chief Marketing Officer

Alex Butler
Digital Health Technologist | MD at The EarthWorks | Partner at OPEN Health

Alexandra Willis
Multimedia Content and Digital Strategist

Alisa Maclin
Vice President of Marketing for IBM Mobile Enterprise

Amy Gross
Founder and CEO of VineSleuth / Wine4.Me

Anamita Guha
Product Manager, IBM Watson Developer Labs, AR/VR Labs

Andre Ribeiro
Senior Managing Consultant, Strategy Center of Competence, IBM iX

Andrew Davidson
Mobile Portfolio Marketing Leader, Europe at IBM

Andrew Trice
Developer Advocate, IBM

Andy Bossley
Senior Campaign Manager, CIO Marketing, IBM

Anh Nguyen
Owner of Amplified Marketing

Anthony Aguilar

Artis Birzins
Senior Architect, IBM Japan

Arvind Rangarajan
Architect for IBM MobileFirst for iOS Garage, IBM Client Innovation Center – India

Avanlee Okragly
Vice President, SimpleC

Aviv Canaani
Editor in Chief, Mobile Business Insights, IBM


Balagopal Ramdurai
Head of Products and Innovation, ZSL

Becky Lawlor
Technology Writer

Beren Rumble
Software Developer

Bevin Maguire
Vice President, Marketing & Communications for IBM Global Technology Services

Bhagyashree Jayaram
IT Architect, IBM

Bheem Athanikar
Mobile at Scale Offering Leader for North America

Brad Leimer
FinTech Strategist

Bradley Holt
Developer Advocate and Senior Software Engineer with IBM Watson Data Platform

Brandon Cook
VP Marketing, Skyhigh Networks

Brent Whitfield
CEO of DCG Technical Solutions Inc.

Brian Love
Associate Partner Global Strategy, Creative & Design Center of Competence at IBM

Brian Rinaldi
Developer Programs Manager, Telerik

Bruce Baron
IBM Mobile Portfolio Marketing

Bryan Gillis
Associate Partner, Global Business Services, IBM


Carlos Rubio
Incentives Cloud Services Specialist, IBM

Caroline Taylor
VP of Global Marketing & Communications for IBM Sales & Distribution

Carolyn Baird
Global Research Leader - Customer Experience & Design, IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV)

Chad Bean
Senior Software Architect at City Furniture

Charisse Lu
Senior Software Engineer at IBM

Cheryl K. Burgess
Co-Founder & CEO of Blue Focus Marketing

Chris Bailey
Runtime Architect for Swift at IBM

Chris Nerney
Freelance Writer

Chris Pepin
Mobile Sales Experience Initiative Lead, IBM Office of the CIO

Christian Cagnol
Hybrid Integration Segment Leader, IBM

Christian Slike
Marketing Manager, IBM Mobile

Christina Richards
Vice President Marketing at AOptix

Christopher Crummey
Executive Director IBM Security - X-Force Evangelism & Outreach

Claudio Cozzi
IBM Distinguished Engineer, Cloud Application Modernization Offerings Leader

Corinne Doherty
Marketing Manager, IBM Mobile

Craig Lamb
Owner-Partner, Envative

Crystal Bedell
Principal, Bedell Communications


Dan Hermes
IBM Champion, Xamarin MVP, and Founder and CEO of Lexicon Systems, IBM Partner

Daniel Pompilio
President and CEO, SimpleC

Daniel Yellin
Vice President, IBM Mobile and IBM Distinguished Engineer

Deborah Hylton
President & CEO, Thrive 4-7 LLC

Deon Newman
Vice President and CMO for IBM Watson Internet of Things

Domingo Guerra
Co-founder and president of Appthority

Doug Nelson
Chief Technology Officer at SimpleC, LLC

Dr. Danny Fundinger
Managing Consultant at IBM Global Business Services


Elia Elenius
Community Manager, Tapp Commerce

Elisa Silverman
Technology Writer

Etienne Noiret
Architect, IBM Security Software

Eyal Herman
Senior Offering Manager, IBM Mobile Platform


Filipe Romano Rodrigues

Frank Naccarati
Cloud Strategy & Innovation Leader, IBM


Galina Datskovsky
CEO of Vaporstream

Gene Fiorina
Content Marketing Specialist

Gilly Dekel
Product Manager - Mobile Development on Bluemix at IBM

Gloria Parker
CEO, Parker Group Consulting; former CIO, US Department of Education and Department of Housing and Urban Development

Grant de Leeuw
Global Sales Manager, TALKINGTECH

Greg Ackerman
Technical Specialist, IBM Mobile

Gregg Smith
Mobility & Workplace Strategy Consultant

Gregory Lowe II
CEO/Founder of Lowekey


Haris Vohra
Consultant, Prolifics

Hillary Danz
Social Content Strategist and Writer, IBM


Ian Robinson
IBM Mobile Product Marketing Leader

Ijeoma Pelecanos
IBM Global Product Marketing Manager, CIO Segment - Analytics and AI solutions

Ingo Piroth
Mobile and Innovation & Emerging Tech Lead at IBM North America in Digital Strategy & Reinvention


Jaime Lefkowitz
Associate Partner - IBM GBS Comms Sector Mobile & Apple Partnership, Media & Ent

James Cammarata
Mobile Enterprise and CIO Marketing Program Director, IBM

James Carr
Chief Operating Officer (COO)

James O'Brien
Technology Reporter

Jared Bengtson
Senior Global Portfolio Marketing Manager, IBM Digital Experience Solutions

Jasmine Henry
Jasmine E. Henry, MS

Jason Keath
CEO at Social Fresh

Jay Allen
European Technical Sales Leader for Endpoint and Mobility, IBM Security

Jeff Hasen
Chief Marketing Officer, Mobile Strategist & Author of The Art of Mobile Persuasion

Jenni Klinger
Blog Manager, IBM Mobile

Jennifer Goforth Gregory
B2B Content Marketing Writer

Jessica Douglas
Executive Partner, IBM

Jim Rushton
Global Leader / Partner, Sports and Entertainment Practice, IBM Interactive Experience

Joe Hewitson
IT Developer, Total Benchmark Solution

John Ponzo
IBM Fellow, Mobile Chief Technology Officer

Jonathan Crowl

Jonathan Hassell
President, 82 Ventures

Jonathan Levey
Senior Digital Marketing Manager

Jonathan Ribeiro

Josie Baik
IBM Mobile Futurist

Judy Murphy
Chief Nursing Officer, IBM Global Healthcare


Karen He
Product Marketing Manager at IBM Tealeaf

Karin Kelley
Independent Analyst & Writer

Kashmera Self
Director, Mobile Product Platform at Interac

Katherine Kinlocke
IT Business Analyst, IBM

Katherine Sanders
Offering Manager for IBM i2 Intelligence Analysis Portfolio

Katie Gatto
Freelance Writer

Katie McWilliam
Social Business Manager for IBM Mobile

Kevin Larsen
IBM Continuous Engineering Marketing - Internet of Things

Kevin Olivieri
Online Community & Social Media Manager

Kim Obermair
Information Technology Entrepreneur

Klaus Eggert Hansen
Air-Purser and Performance Supporter in Scandinavia Airlines

Kristina Smith
Social Media Strategist


Larry Hart
Portfolio Marketing Manager, IBM

Laura Kelley
Content Marketing and Client Advocacy, IBM Mobile

Leandro Cordeiro David
Software Engineer

Linda Cureton
CEO at Muse Technologies, Inc.

Lindsay Beth Wershaw
Analyst, Market Development & Insights, Cloud Platforms & Infrastructure

Lior Weizman
Startups & Developers Ecosystem Manager

Lisa Seacat DeLuca
IBM Commerce, Technology Strategist & Master Inventor

Lori Feller
IBM Partner, Mobile & Apple Partnership Leader, Public Sector & Healthcare


Madhvi Shetty
Director, Apple IBM Partnership, IBM Services

Mahmood Ashek
Associate Partner | Digital & Mobile at IBM Canada

Mahmoud Nagshineh
General Manager, Apple Partnership at IBM

Maribel Lopez
Principal & Founder of Lopez Research

Mario Cavestany
Vice President for Europe Telecommunications and Media Industries, IBM

Marisol Rawlins
Enterprise Mobility Solution Sales at IBM

Mark Samuels
Freelance Journalist

Martin Gale
UK and Ireland CTO for Mobile at IBM, Executive Architect and Master Inventor

Martin Keen
IBM Technical Content Services Project Leader

Martin Tarr
Vice-President, Infrastructure Services, Global Technology Services, IBM Middle East and Africa

Matt Anderson
Chief Digital Officer and President, Arrow Electronics

Matt Comer

Matt Demmler
Global Program Director, IBM Mobile Location Services

Matthew Candy
Vice President, UKI & Europe Leader, IBM iX

Matthew Denham
Worldwide Evangelist - Watson Analytics + Social Media Analytics, IBM

Matthew Littlefield
Technical Sales, IBM Mobile Platform Foundation

Matthew Setter
Software Developer, Technical Writer

Megan Irvine
Technical Enablement Specialist at IBM

Megan McNamee
Category Leader for Mobile Technologies and Social Business at IBM

Melissa Crooks
CEO of Hyperlink Infosystem

Meryl Ghattas
Portfolio Marketing Leader, Global Technology Services at IBM Middle East and Africa

Michael Darden
Offering Manager, IBM Bluemix Mobile Services

Michael Oakleaf

Michael Peach
Program Director, Digital Marketing, Demand Generation, and Events, IBM Mobile Enterprise at IBM

Michael Szivos
Founder of SOFTlab

Michelle Wycoff
Global Community Manager, IBM

Miguel Vega
Vice President, Hardware Sales, IBM Systems, IBM Middle East and Africa

Mike Gilfix
Vice President, Process Transformation

Mitchell Mason
Offering Manager, Watson Conversation Service at IBM

Moya Brannan
Lead Analytics Architect for Systems Group UKI for IBM

Mu Li
Retail General Manager, Markor International Furniture Co. Ltd


Neal Henderson
Owner at APEX Coaching & Consulting, LLC

Neil Patterson
Swift@IBM Portfolio Marketing Manager

Nicola Palmarini
Global Technology Advocate

Niki McKenna
Mobility Services Strategy Leader

Nitendra Rajput
Senior Researcher & Research Manager at IBM India Research Lab

Noah Kuttler
Product Marketing Manager, IBM Data Warehouse Offerings


Orla Forrest
Buiness Development Executive, Neon SMS


Pam Sahota
Digital Content Strategy, CIO Marketing

Patrick Fan
CEO / Founder of beNovelty

Paul Papas
Global Leader, IBM iX

Pedro Soares
Executive Architect, IBM

Penny Schlyer
Portfolio Marketing Leader, IBM Mobile

Pete Teigen
IBM Institute for Business Value, Mobile Leader

Peter Pleckaitis
Mobile Practice Leader for the North American Financial Services Market

Phil Buckellew
VP of Enterprise Mobile for the IBM Software Group

Philip Hardwick
Director of Philip Morris Global Delivery Center

Pinchas Levinson
TeleMessage Digital Marketing Manager

Prashant Khanal
Senior Engineer & Architect at IBM Watson & Cloud Advocacy Team

Pratik Dholakiya
Co-Founder of E2M



Rado Nikolov
Director of Marketing Transformation and CIO Marketing, IBM

Randy Bergstedt
Senior Marketing and Business Executive at Epson

Ravi Shah
Product Management Leader for IBM Marketing Cloud

Renata Mattos
Executive- Latin America Lab Services, IBM Systems

Rhonda Edwards
Marketing Technologist/Evangelist at IBM Emerging Technologies

Rich Foreman
CEO and Co-Founder of Apptology

Richard Esposito
General Manager, Mobility Services at IBM

Richard Perret
Program Director for Analytics and Cloud Segment Marketing, IBM

Rob High
IBM Fellow, VP, CTO Watson, IBM Academy of Technology

Rob van den Dam
Global Telecommunications Industry Leader, IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV)

Rodrigo García de la Cruz
CEO at Finnovating

Ron Favali
Cloud Services Marketing Manager, IBM Mobile

Ron Kline
Director of Global Marketing, IBM

Rosalind Radcliffe
Distinguished Engineer, Chief Architect for CLM and DevOps, EM Solution Architect, IBM Master Inventor

Rosane Giovis
Partner in Digital Strategy and IX, IBM


Saul Berman
Chief Strategist, VP & Interactive Experience Partner for IBM Global Business Services

Scott Cooney
Founder and CEO of Pono Home

Scott Forshay
Senior Managing Consultant for IBM

Scott Koegler
Executive Editor

Scott Steinberg
Keynote Speaker and Bestselling Author

Sebastian Sutter
Senior Client Technical Professional

Sebastien Meunier
Head of Digital for North America at Chappuis Halder & Co.

Sha Lene Pung
Digital & Social Strategist

Shamayun Miah
Partner & Vice President at IBM GBS

Sheila Zinck
Project Manager, IBM Accessibility Research

Shelley Gilberg
Vice President, Canadian Healthcare Services and Leader for IBM Canada

Simon Gale
CTO Mobility & Workspace Services UKI at IBM Global Services

Simon Porter
Vice President - Commercial Sales, Europe, at IBM

Sohel Ather
Software Developer and Tech Writer

Sooruj Gopalakrishnan
Delivery Leader - T&T and Retail, iOS Garage

Stacey Ramos
Master Inventor - IBM Global Services

Stephanie Atkinson
CEO of Compass Intelligence

Stephen Marshall
Director, LMG Solutions

Stephen Mellish
Mobile Strategy Consultant - Mobile at Scale

Steve Canepa
General Manager - Global Telecommunications, Media and Entertainment Industry at IBM

Steve Jin
Founder and CEO of DoubleCloud Inc.

Steve Wilder
CFO and CIO of City Furniture

Suhaas Kodagali
Senior Product Marketing Manager, SkyHigh Networks

Sunil Mahajan
MEA Client Success Leader, IBM Analytics

Swanie Tolentino
Director, Mobile Enterprise Market Management at IBM


Tamara Somers, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry of Behavioral Sciences and Duke University Medical Center

Taylor Holland
Founder, Taylored Editorial, LLC

Theodore Conroy
Digital Transformation Manager at IBM

Todd Wasserman
Technology Journalist

Tom Vassos
Ambassador for Greater Toronto Marketing Alliance

Tony Savoy
VP Offering Management, Cloud Managed Services, IBM

Tony Storr
IBM Mobile at Scale Leader

Tracey Xiang
Tech Writer Covering China Market

Trishan R. de Lanerolle
Program Manager, Networking at The Linux Foundation

Tyrona Heath
Global Lead for Agency and Partner Program Development at LinkedIn



Venkat Gopikanth
Digital Consulting Executive

Vibhuti Garg
Global Marketing Manager for IBM Mobile Enterprise


Walter Jenny
Chief Architect, Mobile Center of Competency at IBM

Warren Tomlin
Partner at EY

Wendi O'Neil
Mobility Solutions Specialist

Woody Hutsell
FlashSystem Portfolio Strategy Manager, IBM

Wyatt Urmey
Tech Marketing Manager