Info about Forrester's Business and Technology Leadership Forum 2008

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Forrester's Business & Technology Leadership Forum 2008 is coming up soon — September 23-24 in Orlando, Fla. This event is designed to arm technology and business leaders with emerging organizational, process, and technology practices that balance chaos and control to drive new business value. We have a great speaker lineup this year, with keynotes from:

Guest Speakers

  • Boyd Beasley, Senior Director, Customer Support, Electronic Arts
  • Sandy Carter, Vice President, SOA & WebSphere Strategy, Channels and Marketing, IBM
  • Karla Gill, Vice President, Enterprise Workplace Solutions, Marriott International
  • Oliver Goh, Business Development Executive, Implenia
  • Bob Pearson, Vice President of Communities and Conversations, Dell
  • Gene Rawls, Vice President, Continuous Improvement, Wells Fargo Financial
  • Donald Toland, Senior Director of Product Strategy, Qwest Communications
  • Kenneth Washington, Ph.D., Vice President and Chief Privacy Leader, Lockheed Martin

Forrester Speakers

Of course, the best way to fully benefit from the event is to attend; you can visit Forrester for all of the relevant information. If you're attending, here are some great ways to maximize your experience:

  • Check this blog for our in-depth updates from keynotes and track sessions
  • RSVP on our Facebook Event page, and network with attendees
  • Follow us on Twitter as we plan and launch the event

If you can't be there, you can still stay connected with these platforms. But hopefully we'll see you in Orlando!