On behalf of Chief Wine Officer, Skytap and guest speaker Gerry DeMarco, you’re invited to join an intimate group of IT leaders and influencers at this invitation-only event – From Legacy to Leading Edge: How to modernize traditional enterprise applications.
Together, we’ll share and discuss ideas and leading strategies for modernization. We’ll also present ways in which enterprises can explore how to eliminate bottlenecks associated with legacy applications and datacenters.
Join high-level discussions with our expert speaker, who will impart his expertise on how to navigate technology teams through the challenges of achieving innovation within the enterprise. The evening will be supported by a four-course dining and fine wine tasting experience and competition hosted by Chief Wine Officer.
We are inviting up to 15 guests including CIOs, CTOs, Heads and VPs of IT, Application Development, Architecture, Cloud, Infrastructure and related areas.
Confirmed guests include: BNY Mellon, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Guardian Life Insurance, HSBC, New York Life Insurance, RBC, Thomson Reuters.
Gerry has held numerous senior-level IT positions in financial services. He was the Chief Operating Officer for Engineering and Operations at AIG, Managing Director of Global Compute at UBS, Chief Technology Officer for World Wide Security Services at JP Morgan and held various technology roles at Morgan Stanley over a 20-year career.
Skytap accelerates enterprise innovation by modernizing traditional applications with cloud-native development and services. Their technology makes it easy to build, run, and evolve these hybrid applications by rapidly migrating traditional workloads to the cloud, enabling modern development practices, and integrating new cloud architectures and processes.
Champagne is served in…
LV= London 2017
BNY Mellon, New York 2017
UBS, Paris, 2017
We will mix business with pleasure: the serious business of wine tasting together with the pleasure of connecting with senior peers, colleagues and friends from leading US organizations.
Alongside the 4-course gourmet dinner, there will be a wine tasting hosted by an entertaining wine speaker. This part of the evening involves some light-hearted wine-related team competition, with the winner receiving the ultimate accolade – the Chief Wine Officer.
Christy Canterbury is a Master of Wine, journalist, speaker and critic who lives between New York City’s DUMBO and the vineyards of the world (primarily those of Europe). Christy was the 7th woman in the US to earn the MW title, one of the world’s highest wine qualifications and held by just 370 people worldwide. Previously she was the National Wine Director for Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group and the Global Beverage Director for Culinary Concepts by Jean-Georges Vongerichten.
One sparkling wine, one champagne
Paired with two white wines
Paired with two red wines
Paired with two red wines
Enjoyed with a dessert wine
The luxurious Crosby Street Hotel offers a sumptuous blend of elegance and quirkiness in the heart of New York’s vibrant SoHo neighbourhood.
Guests will start with drinks in the Spring room, before enjoying dinner and discussions in the stylish Prince room.
Chief Wine Officer & Skytap
From Legacy to Leading Edge
Crosby Street Hotel, Prince and Spring room, 79 Crosby St, New York, NY 10012
Thursday, May 10th, 2018