Telecom Exchange will feature three CEO Roundtables. These roundtables are an opportunity for key CEOs to share their predictions for tech and telecom’s future and to participate in forward-thinking Q&A sessions moderated by industry analysts and journalists.
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Chief Information Security Officer
Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer
As hospitals, content providers and other network operators line up to pay hackers to release their data, Cybersecurity Ventures estimates that cybercrime damages will cost the world $6 trillion annually by 2021, up from $3 trillion in 2015. Analysts consider cyber security one of the largest threats for potential disruption of technology and industry growth. This Roundtable will not just list the issues of cyber hacking and content theft, but will strive to enumerate 3-5 ways in which we as an industry can collectively help increase our security in the next twelve months, as we prep for the new reality of a connected world.
Director Global Network Strategy
Traditional data center, subsea and terrestrial fiber business models have shifted as content providers like Google, Riot Games, Blizzard, Facebook, and Salesforce have identified cost and operational benefits from abandoning outsourced infrastructure and investing in their own facilities and networks. How do hyperscale data centers, network operators and content providers alike monetize their assets while also manage the expanding needs of their end users? This roundtable will explore options, opportunities and what’s next, including the top 3-5 ways to efficiently partner together to provide high capacity, reliability and availability to every corner of the globe.
Chief Data Scientist, Public Sector Americas
Tech innovators like Elon Musk and Bill Gates have donated significant time and money to explain AI as a threat and to figure out new ways to advance technology without turning over all the keys to the machines. With AI/Deep Learning's ability to grow exponentially, and hypothetically improve upon itself, at what point will intelligence surpass its creators and become unrestricted development and/or control? This Roundtable will explore the growth of AI and suggest our industry's next steps, including the top 3-5 ways to safeguard our networks and infrastructure collectively.
Check out the topics and speakers from our June 2017 event.