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Agenda: Leadership Conference @ Austin

Overview | Technology Leadership Conference | Hackathon


The LSD leadership conference (limited to 2 senior technology leaders at member and prospective member organizations) will start with lunch at 12pm on Monday, June 2nd at the Austin Convention Center. After lunch, we’ll kick off the event with several lightning talks & case studies given by your peers at leading organizations innovating with Drupal. This will be followed by demonstration from the LSD hackathon teams that have worked on short collaborative projects on June 1st - 2nd. We will conclude our event with networking & drinks.


Please RSVP to attend the leadership conference.

Monday, June 2nd, 2014


12:00 - 12:45 PM: Lunch

12:45 - 01:05 PM: Opening Remarks - Dries Buytaert (Drupal Project Founder/Lead & CTO at Acquia)

01:05 - 01:25 PM: Case Study: Leigh Heyman (Director, New Media Technologies at The White House)

01:25 - 01:45 PM: Case Study: Jamshid Khazenie (VP, Digital Technology Strategy at Turner Broadcasting)

01:45 - 01:55 PM: Lightning Talk: Chris Brookins (VP, Engineering at Acquia)

01:55 - 02:15 PM: Case Study: Steve Nguyen (Director, IT Services at Univ. of MN) & John Starr (Business Analyst at Univ. of MN)

02:15 - 02:35 PM: Break

02:35 - 02:45 PM: Lightning Talk: Tom Erickson (CEO at Acquia)

02:45 - 02:55 PM: Lightning Talk: Ben Ortega (Director, Learning Services at Acquia)

02:55 - 03:15 PM: Case Study: Jason Trobman (Director, Development at American Media)

03:15 - 03:35 PM: Case Study: Lee Hammond (VP, Digital at Interscope Records)

03:35 - 03:45 PM: Lightning Talk: Barbara Solomon (Sr. Manager, Vertical Marketing at Acquia)

03:45 - 04:00 PM: Closing Remarks: Michael Meyers (VP, Large Scale Drupal at Acquia)

04:00 - 05:00 PM: Networking & Drinks