Half-day of Instruction, Module 1, Orientation, and Welcome Dinner
Full-day of Instruction, Modules 2 & 3, and Networking Dinner
Full-day of Instruction, Modules 4 & 5, and Networking Reception
UCI Paul Merage School of Business
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$3,995 (inquire for group pricing)
UCI’s Center for Digital Transformation and Office of Executive Education in partnership with Trace3 bring together the brightest minds from academia, IT and business to educate tomorrow’s technology savvy business leaders.
To succeed, today’s IT leaders must also become business leaders. This two-and-a-half day program builds a foundation of business knowledge and the professional network required to drive competitive advantages for your organization. It complements and builds on a year-long series of quarterly learning events, resources, and UCI’s Road to Reinvention conference.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
This program caters specifically to technology executives who want to enhance their business and management skillset and be better prepared to lead their organizations through the evolving landscape.
Program includes course materials, parking permits, welcome dinner, breakfast, lunch, valuable networking opportunities, and certificate of completion from UCI's Paul Merage School of Business.
Interactive learning lessons are designed and delivered by renowned professors from the top-ranked UCI Paul Merage School of Business and thought leaders, venture capitalists, and executives from the largest companies in the world. Participants are provided hands-on exercises, work in groups to promote collaboration and networking, and receive practical tools and frameworks that can be applied immediately.
Associate Professor of Organization and Management
PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago
Taco Bell Endowed Professor of Information Systems and Computer Science
Faculty Director, Center for Digital Transformation
PhD, University of Rochester
Associate Professor of Finance
Faculty Director, Center for Investment and Wealth Management
PhD, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Board Member, Beall Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneur-in-Residence, UCI Center for Applied Innovation
MBA, Harvard Business School
CONTRIBUTING INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES:
Head of Enterprise Strategy, Amazon Web Services
Philip joined AWS as Enterprise Strategist in July 2017. In this role Philip works with enterprise technology executives to share experiences and strategies for how the cloud can help them increase speed and agility while devoting more of their resources to their customers. Prior to joining AWS, Philip held multiple senior executive positions at Edmunds.com including CIO and COO. During his 12-year tenure, Philip led the transformation of the car shopping website's technology infrastructure and product development methodologies. This included a successful all-in cloud migration to AWS that was completed in 2016 resulting in a 30% reduction in total IT expenditures. In 2017, Philip was recognized as one of Computerworld’s Premier 100 Technology Leaders for extending the influence of the technologist’s role to include digital transformation and business model innovation.
SVP of Information & Marketing Technology, Irvine Company
Julie Sokol is SVP of Information & Marketing Technology at Irvine Company. In her role, she is responsible for the overall performance and delivery of technology across the company. This includes leading and managing the Company’s technology operations, infrastructure, security, project portfolio and business support functions, as well as leadership of the Innovation team, which leverages emerging technology to drive product and process change across the enterprise and with the organization’s services and product offerings. Additionally, she is responsible for the Marketing Technology function which includes stewardship of much of the company’s digital strategy and assets.