FutureIT | Canada

Optimizing your Digital Business with Cloud and GenAI

09.28.2023 | Virtual Event

Cloud, GenAI & Leadership

Join us virtually at FutureIT | Canada on September 28 where you will be empowered to optimize your digital business utilizing current cloud and Generative AI (GenAI) technologies. You will have the opportunity to hear from industry-leading experts, network with peers, and discover the latest technology trends.

Come ready to learn and leave this event with the knowledge and tools you need to transform your digital business and take it to the next level.

Registration for this event will open by the end of June 2023. For more information, please join the mailing list.


What will you learn by attending?

  • A better understanding of implementation tactics and techniques for Generative AI in businesses
  • Apply real-world Canadian case studies on cloud, GenAI & digital leadership to your business
  • How generative AI can boost innovation and what risks are in play
  • Find Cost Efficiencies in Multi-Cloud Deployments
  • Level-up your digital leadership skills

Topics for FutureIT | Canada include:

  • Governance and Risk of GenAI
  • How CIOs use GenAI to advance their business
  • How to optimize cloud costs
  • The importance of Personal Branding for IT Leaders
  • IT Strategy 2024: Optimizing for Growth

FutureIT | Canada attendees learned from the best on May 11

Featured Speaker

Liese Coroy

CIO (Sr. Director BTS)

Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee

Session: 360 Leadership - Leading with Strategy, Vision, and Purpose

Join Liese with Sara Fenwick, VP Information Technology at Ren’s Pets and Lee Rennick, Editor, CIO for a candid discussion between technology business leaders to hear about new era of business leadership for today’s CIO; being both a technology leader and a business leader.

Currently, Liese is the Sr. Director BTS (CIO) of Mother Parker’s Coffee & Tea. During her career she’s had the pleasure of delivering innovative, operational, and transformational projects, POCs, and technical leadership to many of North America’s great organizations. Her experience, technical acumen and leadership afford her the pleasure of meeting and delivering value to amazing organizations.
Liese is a strategic business partner who drives business value, and change through innovative and efficient application of technologies, leadership of high performing teams, while bridging business and technology. She’s a dynamic and results-oriented technology executive with a strong record of success in delivering digital, technology and security transformations, while establishing stable, cost-efficient IT operations and governance. She deliver’s technical projects, operational initiatives and value improvements through a collaborative leadership style, leveraging her ability to develop dedicated, high performing teams, providing consistent and measurable results.

  • Meredith Whalen
    Chief Research Officer

  • Liese Coroy
    CIO (Sr. Director BTS)
    Mother Parkers Tea & Coffee

  • George Y. Al-Koura, CD
    Ruby Life Ltd.

  • Sara Fenwick
    Vice President, Business Technology
    Ren's Pets

  • Matt Everson
    Digital Transformation & Technology Solutions
    Industry Leader and SVP, Digital Services

  • Dean Clark
    National Director and Practice Lead, Cloud

  • David Millar
    Senior Solutions Manager, Security

  • David Senf
    National Cybersecurity Strategist
    Bell Canada

  • Phimm Phonpaseuth
    Manager, Solutions Architecture, Prisma Cloud
    Palo Alto Networks

  • Garry Coldwells
    Solutions Architect
    Palo Alto Networks

  • Megha Kumar
    Research Vice President, Software and Cloud Services
    IDC Canada

  • Yogesh Shivhare
    Research Manager, Cybersecurity
    IDC Canada

  • Lee Rennick