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Cloud Computing- Opportunities & Threats

Tuesday, Aug 23 2011 8:30AM to 11:30AM

Expert Panel of Speakers
Mint Museum Uptown, Boardroom, 2nd floor 500 South Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202

“Cloud Computing- Opportunities and Threats”

Date:         Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Location:  Mint Museum Uptown, Boardroom, 2nd floor
500 South Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202
Parking:     Parking is $5.00 with validation.
Time:          8:30 am to 11:30 am

Cloud Computing: Threats and Opportunities

Most organizations recognize that cloud computing is an imperative for 2012 and beyond. Their IT and business success will depend on intelligent and effective use of cloud computing. Our BIG panel will discuss the threats and opportunities of embracing this revolutionary change in how IT is delivered to the business. Sampling of questions that we will address:

  • What do we mean by cloud computing and “the cloud”?
  • How should organizations integrate cloud computing into their processes, planning and strategy?
  • How well secured can cloud computing be?

You will hear from 5 very knowledgeable panelists on this topic of the cloud- all sharing different perspectives:


  • Kathy Harris, Recently retired from Gartner Group


  • Monty Blight, Peak 10
  • Chris France, Advance 2000
  • Andrew Birch, TechStructures
  • Chad Mosman, Message Ops (Top MS Partner in US)
  • James McLauglin, BriteVerify

8:30 – 9:00 am      Registration and Networking
9:00 –  9:15 am     Opening Remarks
9:15 – 11:30 am    Panel discussion “Into the Cloud”

Program Cost:   BIG Members free
                              Guests $45 in advance, $55 at the door

Registration: RSVP to terry@bigcouncil.com or register below.

Dress Attire: Business casual

A BIG thank you to our Sponsor, Peak 10!