AGENDA

Georgia Technology Summit
March 28, 2024
Signia Hotel | Atlanta, GA

March 28, 2024

7:30 AM

Registration Opens

8:00 AM

Exhibit Hall Opens

8:30 AM

Morning Kickoff & Welcome Remarks

8:40 AM

Morning Address

Georgia’s Leaders (TBA)

9:00 AM

Morning Keynote

Monica Kaufman Pearson

9:35 AM

The Future of Technology in Georgia

Fireside Chat with Larry K. Williams, TAG President & Chief Executive Officer

9:50 AM

Sponsor Mixer

Networking Break

10:00 AM

State of the Industry

Shayan Hussain, BlackRock

10:30 AM

Analyst Insights

Daryl Plummer, Gartner

11:00 AM

Sponsor Mixer

Networking Break

11:15 AM

Break & Breakout Sessions

11:15 AM

Intrapreneurship

Intrapreneurship fosters an organizational culture that rewards the innovators within. In this discussion we’ll address how intrapreneurship is unique, the challenges companies face when implementing it, and how inside innovators can capitalize on the resources needed to innovate.  

Generative AI and Workforce

Generative AI has taken the world by storm. How will it disrupt the future of work, and whom will it affect? Join this panel as they discuss these developments and how job seekers can make this technology work for them.

Esports and Live Sports

The way fans consume entertainment and sports content adapts to meet consumer demands using technology. Join this panel as we discuss what innovations are impacting the way fans consume esports and sports content, and how it is creating a more immersive experience.  

12:00 PM

Lunch

12:30 PM

Georgia Technology Hall of Fame Induction

Sponsored by: PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

12:45 PM

Technology Hall of Fame Panel

  • David Cummings, Atlanta Ventures
  • Kyle Porter, SalesLoft
  • New Hall of Fame Inductee
1:30 PM

State of the Industry: Workforce Development

Dr. Loretta Daniels, CDP, TAG-Ed

2:00 PM

TAG Bridge Builders

DEI Impact Awards

2:15 PM

Break

2:30 PM

Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Georgia

Presentations from the finalists from the Top 40 Most Innovative Companies

3:15 PM

Afternoon remarks

TBA

3:30 PM

Sponsor Mixer

Networking Break

3:45 PM

Systems of Georgia Technology

Atlanta influences everything – including how we innovate. Join us to discover how the culture of Atlanta, and Georgia as a whole, is bringing about change within the technology sector. 

Information and Data Security

Necessity is the mother of invention. When it comes to defending against cyber attacks, some of the most forward-thinking innovations are coming from the security world. In this session, learn from infosec leaders about how they’re sparking creative thinking across their organizations. 

Future of Technology in Georgia's Cities

“Meet George Jetson!” The future is here – and technology is bringing greater efficiencies to our cities and communities at large. Join this roundtable discussion to learn more about the smart technologies that are helping grow the state, and what sectors are leading the way.

4:15 PM

Break

4:30 PM

Electric Vehicles & Green Energy

Speakers TBA

Customer Experience

Organizations across industries are leveraging new strategies to improve the satisfaction of their clients and customers – and the role of technology is instrumental for success. Come learn how technology reshapes experiences for everyday users and how companies can create a culture that is user-friendly and inclusive. 

Generative AI

Organizations are looking to adopt generative AI into their everyday business operations. Learn from these expert speakers as they discuss the activation of AI in their organizations, and how companies new to the game can begin leveraging this valuable resource.

5:00PM

Society Showcase Networking & Happy Hour

7:00 PM

Society Showcase/Event Ends