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May 31, 2018 2018-06-01T06:41:24-04:00

R2i Summit – May 31, 2018
A day in the modern infrastructure

*Scheduling changes may occur without notice

8 h – 9 h

Welcome, Registration and Continental Lunch

Salon Elizabeth Sud

Start your day right, relax and enjoy a fresh breakfast, courtesy of your hosts R2i.

9 h – 9 h 30

Chris Pratt

Keynote: Linear Innovation may not be enough! (In English Only)

In today’s world you need to innovate to keep up, let alone get ahead!  This presentation will highlight some of the current technologies and practices that allow for innovation in your business.

Salon Elizabeth Sud

Keynote delivered by Chris Pratt, Technical Sales & Innovation Executive – IBM

Chris Pratt leads IBM Canada’s Systems Technical Sales and Innovation team. With a passion for technology and over 35 years of experience in a diverse range of environments he brings a grounded perspective to some of the hype surrounding our industry.

9 h 45 – 10 h 30

Luc Cloutier

Luc Cloutier

Field Technical Sales Specialist - Power Systems - IBM

Mise-à-jour Système IBM Power®

with Luc Cloutier, Field Technical Sales Specialist – Power Systems – IBM

Synopsis
Brett D. Smith

Brett D. Smith

North America IAM Tech Lead – IBM

Pass your Security Audit with Identity and Access Management

with Brett D. Smith , North America IAM Tech Lead – IBM (In English Only)

Synopsis

Robert Rheault & Daniel Lefebvre

Vice President Transformation Projects Delivery | Channel and Business Development Manager – Fresche Solutions

Activez votre entreprise avec des stratégies de modernisation sur l’IBM i (In French only)

with Robert Rheault, Vice President Transformation Projects Delivery – Fresche Solutions and Daniel Lefebvre , Vice President Transformation Projects Delivery – Fresche Solutions.

Synopsis

10 h 45 – 11 h 30

Martin Dubé

Martin Dubé

Senior Client Technical Specialist– IBM

Portfolio de stockage IBM et nouvelles annonces (In French Only)

with Martin Dubé , Senior Client Technical Specialist– IBM

Synopsis
Amal MacDonald

Amal MacDonald

Account Executive - Cilasoft, a Syncsort division

La sécurité et la mise en conformité dans les environnements IBM i (In French Only)

with Amal MacDonald, Account Executive  (In French Only)

Synopsis
Michael Dang & Dan Chase

Michael Dang & Daniel Chase

IT Solutions Architect | National Solutions Consultant – IBM

SAP HANA Architecture: Building the right infrastructure to support your HANA Deployment - Part 1

with Michael Dang, IT Solutions Architect and Dan Chase , National Solutions Consultant – IBM (In English Only)

Synopsis

11 h 45 – 12 h 30

Daniel Chase & Michael Dang

Daniel Chase & Michael Dang

National Solutions Consultant – IBM | IT Solutions Architect – IBM

SAP HANA Architecture: Building the right infrastructure to support your HANA Deployment - Part 2

with Daniel Chase, National Solutions Consultant – IBM and Michael DangIT Solutions Architect – IBM (In English Only)Synopsis

Benoit Martel

Benoit Martel

President – R2i

Prenez avantage des offres de services gérés et infonuagiques de R2i (In French Only)

with Benoit Martel, President – R2iSynopsis

Steven Finnes

Steven Finnes

Power HA Product Offering Manager – IBM

IBM HA/DR Solutions for Power Systems

with Steven Finnes, Power HA Product Offering Manager – IBM (In English Only)Steven Finnes – Biography

SynopsisPowerHA SystemMirror for IBM iGDR for Power SystemsCloud Storage Solutions for i

12 h 30 – 13 h 45

Networking Lunch – Salon Elizabeth Sud
(table service + refreshments)

13 h 45 – 14 h 30

Michel Ferre

Michel Ferre

Commercial Director - Trader's, a Syncsort division

La donnée autour de l'IBM i (In French Only)

with Michel Ferre , Commercial Director  (In French Only)

Synopsis

Jim Kunz & Ravi Kandukuri

Vice President, Sales Operations, Business Development & Strategic Alliances | Vice President - SAP Cloud Solutions Architecture

SAP HANA Deployments on IBM Power

with Jim Kunz, Vice President, Sales Operations, Business Development & Strategic Alliances and Ravi Kandukuri, Vice President – SAP Cloud Solutions Architecture.

Synopsis

Harrison McCoy

North American Business Dev Lead – Hyperconverged Infrastructure - IBM Cognitive Systems

IBM Hyperconverged Systems powered by Nutanix

with Harrison McCoy, Sales, Alliances and Channels – IBM

Synopsis

14 h 45 – 15 h 30

Tamara Vandersluis

Vice-President, Innovation – R2i

IBM i - Performance Navigator from MPG

with Tamara Vandersluis ,Vice-President, Innovation – R2i

Synopsis

Luc Cloutier & Frédéric Marcil

Field Technical Sales Specialist - Power Systems - IBM | Director, Technical Services – R2i

Breakout session on HMC/VHMC/LPM (In French Only)

with Frédéric Marcil , Director, Technical Services – R2i and Luc Cloutier ,Field Technical Sales Specialist – Power Systems – IBM (In French Only)

Synopsis

15 h 45 – 16 h 30

Security Panel

Salon Elizabeth Sud
Panel on Security moderated by Tamara Vandersluis, VP, Innovation (R2i) and featuring:
(In English Only))

16 h 30 – 19 h 00

Benoit Martel

Closing remarks and networking cocktail

Salon Elizabeth Nord

Closing remarks by Benoit Martel, President – R2i

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