Get in front of your Key CIO Decision Makers Faster

Posted by Catie Clemens on November 13, 2017

WEST Sponsors.pngIn today’s digital world, getting a decision maker on the phone is exceptionally difficult – specifically for Enterprise Accounts. Today, SINC is showcasing just a few of the sponsors for the upcoming WEST IT Leaders Forum. This two-day interactive, networking event will bring together 60+ CIOs, CISOs and other senior IT Leaders from across the Southwest and Pacific Northwest Regions.

SINC is proud to announce Microsoft as the Diamond Sponsor for the event. With Microsoft’s Enterprise business truly focusing on the Digital Transformation journey – the fit as Keynote Sponsor is clear for the WEST event where the theme is Digital Transformation. We’re excited to host our only female vendor presenter of the conference, Neha Bajwa, Director, Business Strategy. Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT” @microsoft) is the leading platform and productivity company for the mobile-first, cloud-first world, and its mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Learn more about Microsoft here.

Centrify redefines security from a legacy static perimeter-based approach to protecting millions of scattered connections in a boundaryless hybrid enterprise. As the only industry recognized leader in both Privileged Identity Management and Identity-as-a-Service, Centrify provides a single platform to secure each user’s access to apps and infrastructure through the power of identity services. This is Next Dimension Security in the Age of Access. Centrify is enabling over 5,000 customers, including over half the Fortune 50, to defend their organizations. To learn more visit The Breach Stops Here. See their workshop on Tuesday of the Forum at 9:40AM in Ironwood A. Learn more about Centrify here.

Darktrace is the world’s leading machine learning company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge, the Enterprise Immune System uses AI algorithms to automatically detect and take action against cyber-threats within all types of networks, including physical, cloud and virtualized networks, as well as IoT and industrial control systems. A self-configuring platform, Darktrace requires no prior set-up, identifying advanced threats in real time, including zero-days, insiders and stealthy, silent attackers. Headquartered in San Francisco and Cambridge, UK, Darktrace has 24 offices worldwide. See their workshop on Monday in Ironwood A at 10:40AM. Learn more about Darktrace here. 

Nutanix makes infrastructure invisible elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. The Nutanix enterprise cloud platform leverages web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge, compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient software defined solution with rich machine intelligence. The result is predictable performance, cloud-like infrastructure consumption, robust security and seamless application mobility for a broad range of enterprise application. Hear the Nutanix Workshop presentation on Tuesday in Ironwood A at 11:20am. Learn more about Nutanix here.

Think Tank sponsors also receive a forty-minute presentation slot and a select number of one-on-one executive meetings with those in attendance. Here are the Think Tank sponsors and their presentation times:

  • VERA – Protect what matters: why the future of Security is Data-Centric presented by Bert Grantges, VP of Solutions Engineering – Monday 1:40PM Ironwood A
  • Tanium – The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Hackers presented by Ryan Kazanclyan, Chief Security Architect – Monday at 4:20PM Ironwood A
  • BMC -- BMC is a global leader in innovative software solutions that enable businesses to transform into digital enterprises for the ultimate competitive advantage. BMC will present on Monday at 3:30PM Ironwood A

The final level of sponsorship at the SINC WEST IT Leaders Forum is for Executive Engagement only – which does not provide a speaking slot just a set number of one-on-one meetings. This year we have newcomer Turnium in addition to Kaspersky Labs and Ericsson sponsoring at this level.

SINC also works with many partners, across multiple regions to maximize the content of the agenda. This event we will feature Isaac Sacolick, CEO and Founder of StarCIO. Isaac brings a unique perspective as a previous CIO on all things Digital Transformation. Learn more about Isaac and his recent book “Driving Digital”. Another featured partner is Keith Pleas, Global DevOps Alliances Lead from Accenture, who is the expert in all things DevOps. This is Keith’s second conference with SINC – he’s based in Seattle and available for speaking engagements. Learn more about StarCIO Here.

If you’re interested in joining the SINC WEST IT Leaders Forum as an attendee, sponsor or partner, please feel free to email or visit the Forum information page here.

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