Join us for January 2020's Greater Madison region Women In Technology, Wisconsin Breakfast Series panel event -- What is IoT and Real-Life Use Cases you can put to Work for your Business.
Start your New Year off right by joining this IoT (Internet of Things) interactive panel discussion with brilliant professionals leading IT success in the Greater Madison area:
Sandra Maples -- Director IoT Product Management
James Grogan -- VP of IoT and Partner at i3 Product Development
Riley Morrison -- QBE Insurance Digital Innovation Lab Developer
Mark Wochos -- Chief Information Security Officer at VEDA Solutions
7- 7:30 am - Registration, Networking and Breakfast
7:30- 9 am - IoT Panel
Sandra Maples - Sandra is an accomplished leader in product management, user/customer experience and program/project management with over 20 years in technology. As part of Innovation and the Internet of Things (IoT), Sandra led a team that evaluated connected products/devices to determine the user experience and success of programs prior to being launched.
Sandra's recent accomplishments include launching a product with a major automaker and making difficult decisions about data-driven products. Currently, she's involved in various components of IoT / Telematics products including product design, development, partner management and consumer consent. She understands the power of IoT and connected products, the value of the data as well as the challenges of the industry. She has published articles focused on using IoT/connected devices for insurance claims and leveraging the user experience for product management.
James Grogan - I am a 20-year veteran in software development, web technology, e-commerce, and IoT. I have held roles at many levels including software engineer, architect, different levels of team management and product management. Most recently I started and lead an IoT development division as a partner at i3 Product Development.
IoT is an incredibly exciting and innovative area of computing and I'm proud to be part of this massive transformation. What matters most to me is having an impact, evolving state of the art technology and helping others benefit from these developments. I like to work hard, have fun, and I love people who demonstrate ownership -- I build my teams to reflect that.
Riley Morrison - Riley is an experienced developer at QBE Insurance’s Digital Innovation Lab. As a developer within the Digital Innovation Lab, he helps the organization by exploring how new technologies will affect the insurance industry and by promoting innovation culture. He has worked on several projects involving a variety of new technologies such as machine learning, quantum computing, and the Internet of Things.
Mark Wochos - Mark is the Chief Information Security Officer at VEDA Data Solutions in Middleton. He has a diverse technology and business background centered around product focused software and systems development methodologies. Mark has dedicated more than a decade of his career to Amazon and Shopbop.com (an Amazon company) as a Systems Development Manager and FC Systems Engineer, and Systems and Services manager.