Digital Reinvention in Turbulent Times

Online Summit For Business Leaders on Finding Opportunities in Challenging Times

April 9th, 2020

Find Stability and Growth in the New Reality of Global Turbulence

Meet with Silicon Valley leaders to learn the latest technologies and strategies that will equip your company with tools and knowledge to stay ahead of the curve:

How Silicon Valley eases the global crisis and how it can help your business through times of uncertainty?

How to face the 100% online world filled with remote customers and remote workforce?

What are the best practices of leadership and collaboration in times of uncertainty?

Live and Online for Maximum Flexibility

200+ participants

Join the curated group of executives and global leaders

8 interactive hours

Participate to get a better understanding and get answers to most pressing questions

20+ speakers

We invited top experts from tech giants, VCs, startups and institutions

Our participants

We secured the participation of executives from leading global companies to deliver C-level content and answer your questions

Our participants

We secured the participation of executives from leading global companies to deliver C-level content and answer your questions

Content tailored to the decision-makers

Join online from around the world on April 9th, 2020 to hear about:

8:30 AM - 8:40 AM

Opening Remarks

Welcome from Silicon Valley Innovation Center


Andrey Kunov

President & Founder


8:45 AM - 9:30 AM


The Evolution of Remote Work


Aruna Ravichandran

VP/CMO, Webex Collaboration, Cisco


9:35 AM - 10:20 AM

Presentation 1

How We Manage Customers & Internal Employees


Joshua Newman

SVP Healthcare and Life Sciences, Salesforce


10:25 AM - 11:10 AM

Presentation 2

Transitioning to Distributed Teams


Darren Murph

Head of Remote


11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Presentation 3

Using Robots to Replace and Help Humans


Claus Risager

Chief Executive Officer


11:50AM - 12:20 PM

Presentation 4

Digital Transformation, Automation, and Conversational AI


Kunal Contractor

Head of the Americas & Europe at Avaamo


12:25 PM - 12:55 PM

Presentation 5

Rethinking Supply Chains and Business Ecosystems


Pavel Ferreri

Pavel Ferreri

Alliances & Business Partners GTM Strategy Leader & Chief Evangelist


1:00 PM - 1:45 PM


Effective Innovation in Turbulent Times: A Race to the Cure


Scott Mauvais

Director, AI and Global Partnerships, Microsoft Philanthropies

Yonathan Lapchik

Chief Executive Officer

Jeffrey N. Hausfeld M.D., M.B.A., F.A.C.S.

Chairman of the Board and Chief Medical Officer at BioFactura, Inc.


1:50 PM - 2:20 PM

Presentation 6

What the Shift to Virtual Learning Could Mean for the Future of Higher Ed


Rick Sommer

Executive Director, Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies at Stanford University


2:25 PM - 2:55 PM

Presentation 7

Innovation in a Hostile Environment


Jean-Marc Frangos

Senior VP, External Innovation at British Telecom


3:00 PM - 3:35 PM

Presentation 8

Shift in the Impactful Investing


Gerald Brady

Managing Director, SVB Network at SVB Financial Group


3:40PM - 4:10 PM

Presentation 9

Future of Remote Work


Karl Mehta

Chief Executive Officer at EdCast


4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Presentation 10

How to Build & Facilitate Briefings with Remote Customers


Marc Boerger

Executive Briefing Center at IBM Silicon Valley Labs


4:50 PM - 5:20 PM

Presentation 11

Intelligent Automation to Solve Big Problems at Speed


Catherine Calarco

Senior Director, Global Industry Strategy - Life Sciences


5:20 PM - 5:55 PM

Presentation 12

Leading through Crisis


Sterling Hawkins

Executive Coach and Innovation Expert


6:00 PM - 6:15 PM


Wrapping Up and Putting It All Together


Andrey Kunov

President & Founder


Why Choose Silicon Valley Innovation Center?

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Where will the conference be held

April 9th, online at:


Virtual Summit is done through interactive online streaming platform. The event starts on April 9th, 2020 at 8.30am Pacific Standard Time(UTC-8). Participants will be assigned their own login and password information

If live schedule doesn’t work for you, every participant have access to all of the recordings and will be able to ask questions past event and get them answered in the timely manner.

It will give you an opportunity to get the latest information and ask any questions without leaving your office. Given recent travel restrictions, we feel that this is the right way to deliver the content.

Our online streaming platform will connect you real-time with speaker and other experts who will readily answer any questions you might have.

Absolutely! You will have a full access to the recordings, materials and ability to ask questions after the live part of the event is over.

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