2nd Of May 2024, Corendon Plaza Hotel, Schiphol Airport , Amsterdam
Join us at the second edition of CIO & CISO Edge Netherlands event and discover how CIOs, CISOs & IT leaders, and thought leaders from the Netherlands’s most influential Enterprise organizations come together to discuss delivering their technology strategy. This is an exclusive opportunity for leaders to hear from the experts, draw upon the collective intelligence of the region’s top CIOs, CISOs & IT leaders, and learn the next steps from peers on similar journeys, leveraging the enablement value of technology
On the 2nd of May 2024 in Amsterdam, leaders we will showcase more than 12 presentations, workshops, and panel discussions that will be led by the most innovative CIOs, & IT leaders who are driving business and technology initiatives for the most successful global brands in the Netherlands. The event themes are Sustainable Enterprise Tech, Generative AI, Industry Cloud Platforms, Enterprise IT Security, AI & Automation at Scale, Innovation in the Enterprise, & Machine Customers.
Daniel Gebler is CTO of Picnic, the world’s fastest-growing online supermarket that makes grocery shopping simple, fun, and affordable for everyone. Previously, he was Director of R&D of Fredhopper, responsible for the product and technology roadmap, and led engineering teams located in Amsterdam and Sofia. Daniel holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science and an MBA.
Group Chief Data Officer
Sharon is a highly experienced management expert with a strong background in business development, process optimization, and strategic planning. Through innovative and effective management strategies, she leads cross-functional teams to drive business growth. With her knowledge of market research, analytics, and customer insights, Sharon is able to identify business opportunities and devise effective strategies. Her talent for leading teams and projects, along with her ability to deliver measurable results, establishes her as a results-driven professional. She is an effective communicator, a team player, and passionate about developing and implementing innovative growth strategies. Sharon is an expert in management and innovation dedicated to helping her clients achieve their business goals by combining her leadership skills, business acumen, and results-oriented approach.
Chief Digital & Technology Officer
Ronald den Elzen wants to make HEINEKEN the best-connected brewer. Ronald joined HEINEKEN in 1995 and has worked across the entire business. From Supply Chain to Finance, from Sales to Distribution, and from Post Merger Integration to General Management. He was born and raised in The Netherlands and worked and lived in Colombia, Switzerland, the UK, Portugal and the USA. Since 2020 he is part of the Executive Team and leads the Digital & Technology Function for HEINEKEN. Working intensely with all other functions to drive an end-to-end digital transformation of the Company. The focus is on five key areas: Digitizing the Route to Consumer Unlocking value with Data & Analytics Simplification & Automation of HEINEKEN’s internal processes Building a modern Digital Backbone Creating a digitally savvy organization Ronald lives with his wife, two sons, and daughter in The Netherlands
Global VP Digital
As Global VP of Digital at FedEx, Christiaan van der Waal brings Marketing & IT together on the same mission. He loves to operate in an environment where there is true cross-functional collaboration. With a 15+ year track record of delivering customer-centric digital experiences at start-ups, mid-size and large companies, he has had the opportunity to work in a variety of industries like Consumer goods, Banking, Media, Automotive, Retail, and Logistics. He joined FedEx 8 years ago to help grow e-commerce, drive digital transformation and enable everyday innovation. Christiaan leverages technology to accelerate speed to value and foster customer obsession in his teams
Accomplished Chief Transformation Officer with an exceptional career spanning over 18 years, specializing in organizational restructuring and helping companies in achieving high performance through profitable growth, accelerated innovation, organisational agility, and operational excellence. Over the years, I have successfully led the organization's journey of digital transformation by spearheading technology adoption, managing change, and driving digital innovation. I am acknowledged for possessing a comprehensive, enterprise-wide vision that encompasses both digital innovation and business strategy. As the Transformer-in-Chief, I have been entrusted with the responsibility of leading the business digital transformation, working closely with the C-suite to shape the organization's response to the crisis.
Benchmark enterprise IT strategies, network with peers from different industries, share successes & failures, explore new trends, and meet new suppliers
Our Enterprise Edge events are premier digital strategies forums transforming the future of the digital enterprise ecosystem, attended by the world’s biggest brands, C-Level executives congregate to discuss the future of IT & Digital Business covering topics including Enterprise IT, Customer Engagement, AI/Robotics, IT Security, Innovation, Disruption & Analytics.
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