FutureIT | New York

AI, Data and Tech Leadership: Finding business value from emerging tech innovations

11.08.23 | etc.venues, 360 Madison Ave.

Join us in November for expert insights

Mark your calendar! The final FutureIT event is on November 8, 2023

FutureIT is back in New York for the last event of the series on November 8, 2023 - more details are coming soon.

With a packed agenda of engaging sessions, valuable networking opportunities, and thought leadership content, this event helps IT's best and brightest stay ahead of the curve in an ever-evolving landscape.

PLUS: Guests leave with comprehensive leadership development including a professional headshot studio, a hands-on Persuasive Communication workshop, 1:1 consultations, networking, and a lot more.

At FutureIT events, you’ll be empowered to step into the future for your company and your career.


You will learn:

  • Takeaways from actual case studies from successful IT leaders
  • Professional development and leadership skills many IT decision makers are lacking to enable advancement
  • How to assess your own career path
  • Helpful and unhelpful metrics that measure results
  • New solutions for cloud, security, collaboration tools and more

Featured Sessions Include

  • Preparing for emerging technologies from generative AI to quantum computing 
  • Strategies for building digital trust internally and with customers
  • Using technology to drive experiences
  • Current and proposed regulations that will guide technology use and development
  • Developing the future IT workforce

Featured Speaker

Nick Coussoule

Senior Vice President

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Nicholas Coussoule joined BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee in February 2008 as senior vice president and chief information officer.  In this role, Nick is responsible for a broad range of strategic initiatives, technical and operational support functions. He leads more than 800 employees and oversees a $190 million budget for the company’s information services and business engineering divisions. He reports directly to BlueCross’ chief operating officer and serves on the company’s corporate leadership council.

Nick has more than 30 years of extensive experience in operations and technology consulting and IT management in the U.S. and internationally.  He began his career in consulting with Keane Inc. serving as a project manager and account manager in the US and the Netherlands, before moving into senior management.

He has held senior IT leadership positions at Alumax Inc. as well as the chief information officer position at Pameco Corporation and Teltek Inc. Nick most recently served as the senior vice president and chief information officer at Crawford & Company, the world’s largest independent provider of claims management solutions.

At BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee he has been instrumental in helping the company successfully implement the requirements of the Affordable Care Act allowing BlueCross to obtain dominant market share while meeting our customer obligations. His team developed a Member 360 dashboard providing significantly improved customer service efficiency and effectiveness. His team also partnered with BCBST strategic marketing team to implement significant digital capabilities including an award winning member portal and award winning mobile applications.

You can expect to learn from the very best at FutureIT NYC

  • Matthew Karlyn
    Morrison & Foerster LLP

  • Michael Smith
    The Estée Lauder Companies

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

Taking place at FutureIT NY:
Professional development workshop

Join us for a 90-minute professional development workshop (8:30 a.m. start before the official event begins) and hone your skills to bring your career to the next level.