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IT Leaders: Unlock the Power of Your Data with Google Cloud

October 8 @ 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 Rackspace present a virtual experience – with real wine

IT Leaders: Unlock the Power of Your Data with Google Cloud

WHAT’S ON THE VIRTUAL AGENDA

This October, discover how you can extract true value from your business data faster and with less risk in this exclusive CWO : DIGITAL, Rackspace  and Google Cloud networking experience. Join data specialists and industry thought leaders as they discuss why cost optimisation on your data transformation journey is more important than ever. To top off the evening, you’ll enjoy a virtual wine-tasting session with a Master of Wine and a selection of fine wines delivered straight to your door!

Maximising the power of your data is essential, especially as businesses recover and reset after disruption. Supporting your data teams means empowering them to work efficiently and without barriers. Over the course of this virtual roundtable, uncover the industry issues affecting your peers and learn more about the future of intelligent data platforms.

This is a prime opportunity for leading CIOs and CDOs to network and discuss true data transformation and explore the agility, speed and security the cloud can offer. Guest speakers and industry thought leaders from Rackspace and Google Cloud will be on hand to navigate your data challenges in order to find solutions for improved performance and control. Don’t miss this unique experience to interact with like-minded innovators to learn, discover and thrive.

In true CWO : DIGITAL style, our Master of Wine will mix business with pleasure by taking you through a virtual wine tasting session. Be prepared for some light-hearted competition as your taste buds are put to the test, culminating in one lucky attendee being crowned the grand slam title: Chief Wine Officer!

GUEST SPEAKER

LARA INDRIKOVS

Director of Global Data Product Management, Rackspace


Lara Indrikovs serves as the director of product management for the Global Data Office at Rackspace. She is responsible for leading the development, management and prioritization of the GDO solutions portfolio that encompasses end-to-end enterprise data initiatives. Lara is a certified SAFe leader and led the GDO’s agile transformation. Prior to her current role, Lara led the marketing intelligence and data science teams, which were dedicated to developing actionable reporting and insights for Rackspace’s marketing activities and creating predictive analytic tools to enable business transformation initiatives. In that role, she led the global migration and consolidation of web analytic platforms to Google Analytics 360, directed the Salesforce Cloud and Google Analytics 360 integration, and established the first Marketing datamart in GCP Big Query.

Before Rackspace, Lara held various leadership positions at global advertising agencies, where she focused on multicultural media strategy and buying. She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Advertising and Media, later earning a Master of Science in Predictive Analytics from Northwestern University. Lara lives in Austin with her fiancé and 8-year-old Cocker Spaniel, Indiana Bones. In her free time, she likes to balance out her analytical left brain on a yoga mat, traveling, hosting dinner parties, dancing Rumba and other Afro-Latin dances and volunteering with local non-profits.

WHO’S ATTENDING

This exclusive digital experience is open to just 15 CIOs, CTOs, CDOs, and IT leaders looking to maximise the capability of their data.

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. Join us in uncovering the power of data with Rackspace and Google Cloud.

Register now to secure your place.

YOUR HOST


At Rackspace, we accelerate the value of the cloud during every phase of digital transformation. Across applications, data, security, hybrid and multiple clouds worldwide, we provide cloud specialists with unbiased expertise, continuous modernization and Rackspace Service Blocks. We work with leading partners and alliances. As a recognized Gartner Magic Quadrant leader, we deliver Fanatical Experience™ across every interaction. Rackspace has been honored by Fortune, Forbes, Glassdoor and others as one of the best places to work.

EVENT FULL

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The event was fantastic – interesting discussion, fine wine and all from the safety of home! Thank you!
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One of the best business events I’ve been to, I really like the concept.
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CHIEF WINE OFFICER : DIGITAL EXPERIENCE

JANE PARKINSON

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.

Jane Parkinson is a wine expert on BBC1’s Saturday Kitchen Live and was crowned the International Wine & Spirit Competition’s Communicator of the Year in 2014. A winner of many awards one of which is, the Chairman’s Award at the Louis Roederer International Wine Writers’ Awards. Her many accolades include award-winning wine journalist, author and broadcaster. Jane also frequently hosts and judges wine events and competitions across the country.

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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DISCUSSION

Interactive Q&A
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COMPETITION

CWO Winner Announced
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

HARRIET ADAMSON

020 3687 3967


EVENT HOST

CRAIG MCCARTNEY

020 3687 3941


SUMMARY

CWO and Rackspace present

IT Leaders: Unlock the Power of Your Data with Google Cloud

Details

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

Harriet Adamson