Spotlight: Battle for the Core of the Enterprise



  • Come hear what leading CIOs from Wells Fargo, Tibco and Stanford are thinking about the future of core systems like ERP and eCommerce.


    Steve Ellis, EVP, Wholesale Internet Solutions Group, Wells Fargo

    Chris Handley, CIO, Stanford University

    Fred Meyer, Chief Strategy Officer, Tibco



    Dave Margulius (bio), Technology Analyst, Enterprise Update; Contributing Editor, InfoWorld Magazine

    There's a hurricane blowing through most enterprises these days – the push for efficiency, competitiveness, and profitability. At the center of this storm are core IT systems like ERP, eCommerce and Supply Chain, which have a huge impact on achieving these goals.

    There's intense pressure to upgrade these systems to enable outsourcing, self-service portals, real-time integration, and other game-changing capabilities. But often there’s no clear roadmap for how to do it. Come hear what leading CIOs are thinking about the future of core systems like ERP and eCommerce. Each panelist will share their insights on these and other questions:

    • What will the next generation of these technologies look like?
    • What are the key customer needs driving the marketplace?
    • What will the impact be on IT departments, technology vendors, and entrepreneurs?


    Event Logistics


    Michael's Restaurant at Shoreline

    2960 N. Shoreline

    Mountain View, CA


    6:00-6:45pm Hot Appetizers/No Host Bar/Networking

    6:45-7:00pm Announcements/"Open Mic" Session

    7:00-8:00pm Program

    8:00-8:30pm Open Q&A



    Cost (including hot appetizers and no-host bar)

    $35 SDForum Members 

    $50 Non-members

    To register by phone or use a coupon, please call (408) 494-8378.

    To register online, visit the link below.