CIO's FutureIT | Dallas

Mastering the Complexity of Digital Innovation

03.29.23 | Tower Club of Dallas

A successful FutureIT in Dallas

The brightest minds of Texas' tech industry joined on 3.29.23 to discover the latest technologies and strategies for AI, digital business, work/collaboration, data/cloud, and security to fuel your digital enterprise.

They were in great company! IT professionals from top companies, Pepsico, American Airlines, Whirlpool, USAA, Dallas Area Rapid Transit, Payless Shoes and more joined us at FutureIT Dallas.


Attendees learned:

  • New perspectives to assess your career, your team, or your organization's growth, and what to do to correct mistakes
  • Professional development and leadership skills many IT decision makers are lacking to enable advancement
  • The power to tap into your peers to inform, provoke, and assist you on your journey
  • Persuasive communication techniques that will get you what you need when you need it
  • About your local peers with time to meet during immersive networking exercises and over lunch, breaks and cocktails

Sessions in Dallas included

  • Adapting to Unexpected Change while Upholding Your Digital Mission
  • Persuasive Communication: Negotiating Better Outcomes in Any Setting
  • The Evolution of Maintaining Tech Advantage – Do You Have What it Takes?
  • AI-Based Security: A FutureIT Keynote
  • Enterprise Automation 2.0: The Connective Tissue of the Digital Business
Don Goin

Featured Speaker

Don Goin

Artificial Intelligence Expert

EVP and CIO for Texas Capital Bank

FutureIT's model for learning puts you inside the world's biggest companies and the strategies they use to create digital innovation.

Join Don Goin to hear what new ideas could create your next big breakthrough. His session, Navigating the AI Landscape: Where to Invest to Realize the Greatest Gains, will cover examples of how to make the most of AI’s potential and will identify the key roles that need to be involved for successful implementation. You will also hear strategies for moving more quickly from pilot programs to integrating AI into business strategies across your organization.

At FutureIT, your input could lead to completely new discoveries. Join the conversation on Wednesday, March 29.

Donald Goin serves as EVP and CIO for Texas Capital Bank. He is responsible for all technology functions, including project and program management, application development, data analytics & reporting, data governance, infrastructure & operations, information security, and enterprise architecture.

Goin has successfully led large-scale technology organizations and digital transformations in banking and financial services over the past 18 years. He has served as CIO and Director of T&O at Santander Consumer, Digital Operations Officer at Capital One Financial Services, and CIO at Capital One Auto Financing. During the past three years, he has worked as a consulting CIO and CIO advisor for his namesake company, focused on technology consulting, staffing, offshore development, and managed services.

Goin began his career as a software engineer for Raytheon E-Systems. Since then, he has held progressive technology leadership positions at RealPage, Southwest Airlines, and IONA Technologies. He served as a member of the Technology Advisory Committee of St. Jude Charities for over 10 years.

  • Madhuri Andrews
    Former Chief Digital and Information Officer

  • Troy Baldwin

    Troy Baldwin
    Senior Product Offering Management Director

  • Larry Bonfante - Senior Consultant, Ouellette & Associates

    Larry Bonfante
    Senior Consultant
    Ouellette & Associates

  • Jamie Clark - Extreme Adventurer; Entrepreneur; Performance Coach and Professor of Leadership

    Jamie Clarke
    Extreme Adventurer; Entrepreneur; Performance Coach and Professor of Leadership

  • anu-dixit

    Anu Dixit
    Head of Data, Analytics and AI
    Resolution Life USA

  • Don Goin

    Don Goin
    Texas Capital Bank

  • Ritu Jyoti - Group Vice President, Worldwide Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Automation Research at IDC

    Ritu Jyoti
    GVP, Worldwide Artificial Intelligence and Automation Research Practice, Global AI Research Lead

  • Kimberly Mackenroth - VP & CIO at Textron, Inc.

    Kimberly A. Mackenroth
    VP & CIO
    Textron Inc.

  • Ken Piddington
    VP & CIO
    U.S. Silica

  • Dan Roberts
    Host, Tech Whisperers Podcast; CEO, Ouellette & Associates

  • Thomas Vick
    Regional Director
    Robert Half

We had a successful Persuasive Communication Workshop

"Negotiation" — it's what stands between you and what you want. Professionals learned techniques to communicate strategy, goals, ideas, and budget needs persuasively with board members, vendors, colleagues, and teams.