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Responding to the New Working World through Application Modernisation

October 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm

We’re combining our experience in the physical and digital spaces to bring Chief Wine Officer to your door.
The networking continues!

CWO : DIGITAL and Micro Focus present a virtual experience – with real wine

Responding to the New Working World through Application Modernisation

WHAT’S ON THE VIRTUAL AGENDA

This October, join Micro Focus and DXC Technology for an exclusive CWO : DIGITAL event and discover how you can modernise your core application system and accelerate business transformation. Learn to overcome sticking points in application modernisation and have your mind opened to new ways of working – all while enjoying a selection of fine wines we’ll deliver straight to your door!

In recent months, the demand for digital transformation has drastically increased, highlighting the growing need for key infrastructure and strategic applications investment. Responding to these rapidly changing requirements, whilst balancing cost and operational risks, means IT innovators must prepare to embark on a journey of modernisation. At this interactive event, unlock the secrets to developing and delivering a bespoke integrated solution for your business to help you achieve a profitable digital future.

Join Application Transformation Lead at DXC Technology, Daniel Amor and Neil Fowler, General Manager, Application Modernization and Connectivity Product Group at Micro Focus as they share best practices and approaches for leveraging your strategic applications using modern platforms, tools and processes. You will also gain insight on how to:

  • Bridge old and new IT investments by reusing, not replacing
  • Protect and use core system IP in new ways to serve your business
  • Increase application and data value by delivering changes faster and with lower risk
  • Leverage cloud or containers to drive new business

Secure your place today and receive a selection of the finest wines for you to enjoy alongside fellow attendees. At the end of the evening, you’ll be invited to take part in the renowned Chief Wine Officer competition. Here, you’ll compete against your peers to see who will be crowned the ultimate grand slam title – Chief Wine Officer!

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to optimise your digital transformation, and ensure your organisation is digital-ready for the next decade.

HOST SPEAKERS

NEIL FOWLER

General Manager & Vice President, Application Modernisation and Connectivity, Micro Focus


Neil has held a variety of senior technical and leadership positions over two decades. With significant experience of helping hundreds of customers deliver modernisation projects, he has been at the forefront of product architecture and strategy across COBOL, Mainframe Solutions, CORBA and Host Connectivity. Neil is actively working with major customers and Global Cloud providers on modernisation strategies, specifically the application of the Micro Focus Modernisation Maturity Model. One of the outcomes from this work has been the publication of Cloud-based deployment templates to accelerate the design and deployment to Public Cloud infrastructure such as Azure and AWS.

DANIEL AMOR

Application Transformation Lead, DXC Technology


As Application Transformation Lead for DXC Technology, Daniel is working on large application related projects globally. His main focus is on developing comprehensive solutions for the clients that do not only encompass their current needs, but also take their legacy into account and make sure that the solution is future-proof. Daniel has been working for Hewlett-Packard, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and DXC since 1997 and has held various positions.

WHO’S ATTENDING

This exclusive digital experience is open to just 10 CIOs, CTOs, CDOs, and IT leaders who are looking to future-proof their organisations through application modernisation.

This is a prime opportunity to network with peers from your industry, gain invaluable insight, and enjoy the finest wines delivered straight to your door. Register now to secure your place.

YOUR HOST


Micro Focus helps transform and run businesses. Your hosts for this evening drive customer-centric innovation and digital transformation that bridges the gap between existing and emerging technologies. Micro Focus has helped over 40,000 organisations like yours to innovate, scale and secure their business faster and with less risk.

RSVP HERE  10 places left

Thought the event was well structured and breaking it up between the business and pleasure elements led to a nice balance and a relaxed discussion. Overall very enjoyable.
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I have been to several events in the past but not for a few years, this event albeit virtual, was really enjoyable and informative.

CHIEF WINE OFFICER : DIGITAL EXPERIENCE

JULIAN CHAMBERLEN

Wine Expert


Our premium event series is all about mixing business with pleasure. This virtual event brings together high-level business discussions and networking. We also nicely blend the virtual and physical spaces, inviting guests to sample the finest wines from home, guided by the best wine-tasters in the world.

But it doesn’t stop there – you’ll also get to take part in light competition to put your newfound wine knowledge to the test. Join us to take part in our wine expert’s wine-related competition to see if you can win the title of Chief Wine Officer.

Julian is a highly experienced Chief Wine Officer host, and nothing gives him greater pleasure than sharing his extensive wine experience with our guests. He is a partner in Farthinghoe fine wine, a former Sales Director at Goedhuis, and previously at Layton’s, Bibendum and Veuve Clicquot. A passionate and committed disciple of the grape, Julian has spent 30+ years picking vines, making wine, studying to diploma-level, and travelling to countless European and Australian vineyards.

3 FINE WINES 1 WINNER

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DELIVERY

Wine delivered to your door
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INTRODUCTIONS

Champagne welcome
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PRESENTATION

Keynote Speech 1 + Q&A
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WHITE WINE

White wine tasting session
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PRESENTATION

Keynote Speech 2 + Q&A
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RED WINE

Red wine tasting session
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COMPETITION

CWO Winner Announced
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BREAKOUTS

Interactive Networking
A novel experience for me, and very enjoyable. Format worked really well, and interesting mix of presenters and guests (and wine to balance it all). Thank you to the CWO team!

EVENT DIRECTOR

AYESHA NICHOLLS

020 3687 3946


EVENT HOST

CRAIG MCCARTNEY

020 3687 3941


SUMMARY

CWO and Micro Focus present

Responding to the New Working World through Application Modernisation

Details

Date:
October 21
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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Organizer

Ayesha Nicholls