Jim Johnson is the founder and chairman of The Standish Group. He has been professionally involved in the computer industry for over 40 years and has a long list of published books, papers, articles and speeches. He has a combination of technical, marketing, and research achievements focused on mission-critical applications and technology. He is best known for his research on project performance and early recognizing technology trends. Jim is a pioneer of modern research techniques and continues to advance in the research industry through case-based analytical technology.
B. Lee Jones is an experienced and seasoned CIO. Lee is the Director of Information Technology for the County of San Mateo Office of the Assessor, County Clerk-Recorder, & Elections Office. Lee has been a featured CIO speaker at Stanford, UCLA and many other management conferences. Lee is the moderator of a monthly CIO Roundtable in the SF Bay Area.
Marty Joyce is an Executive Management Consultant for Health Plans & Key Vendors in the Health Plan Sector. Mr. Joyce held senior management positions at Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA, A. T. Kearney, Coopers & Lybrand, and Bradford Trust.
Robert Kelley is a senior professional with experience in IT from start-ups and Fortune 200 companies. Mr. Kelley has much experience with SAP and Oracle, especially in FDA compliance and governance.
Keith is the Director for Portfolio and Program Management with Robbins-Gioia. He has worked with public, private, and international organizations to improve business outcomes using program and portfolio management rigor. He co-wrote and published “Program Management for Agile”, a research report on adoption and leading management practices in Agile development environment.
Ronald Kerremans is an Enterprise IT Architect with a passion for simplify complexity without losing the big picture. Currently Ronald is working for Radboudumc (an academic hospital in the Netherlands) and besides his role as EA he is the manager of the team architecture, compliancy, security and privacy and he acts as delegated sponsor of all major infrastructure projects.
Shahin Khan is the Founder at Orion Enterprises. Orion Enterprises is a high technology advisory and marketing services firm skilled at helping clients differentiate themselves to drive greater business results. Prior to starting Orion, Mr. Khan was the former Chief Competitive Officer at Sun Microsystems. Shahin has held executive positions at Cray Research, Silicon Graphics and a number of High Tech start-ups.
Jim Kneeland is currently the Executive Program Director for the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, RMV Division, responsible for a $100+ million dollar innovation effort to rewrite all the applications at the Registry of Motor Vehicles. An MBA and PMP, Jim is also a certified and warranted federal contract officer and taught IT at Northeastern University for over 20 years. As CIO for the Registry of Motor Vehicles in the early nineties he implemented a number of state-of-the art IT solutions which included the credit card style license.
Daniel Langermann is a management professional focused on leveraging Information Technology for business value. Dan is currently working with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston on their invoice-processing platform. Dan is experienced in high tech, aerospace, defense, semiconductor, and consumer packaged goods. Dan is also a frequent guest lecturer at the graduate school of business.
Gloria Cordes Larson is President of Bentley University. Ms. Larson served as Massachusetts Secretary of Economic Affairs, Massachusetts Secretary of Consumer Affairs, and Chairman of the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority. She served as a Deputy Director of Consumer Protection of the Federal Trade Commission. She was a partner of Foley, Hoag and Eliot LLP, a law firm. Ms. Larson holds several board positions. Ms. Larson graduated from Vassar College and earned her law degree at the University of Virginia.