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Intentional Collisions - Digital Transformation

Tuesday, October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm • Organized By Sprint Accelerator
210 W 19th Terrace, 2nd Floor, Large Space, KANSAS CITY, Missouri 64108

About

It's time for another session of Intentional Collisions at the Sprint Accelerator and this time we'll be diving into Digital Transformation, with our theme champion, Sprint

Intentional Collisions is an ongoing program, where Sprint Accelerator organizes a themed & condensed coworking day; bringing together thought leaders and people interested in similar subjects and/or working to solve common challenges.  When we share knowledge and collaborate, we can problem-solve together more rapidly! 

It's no secret that today's world is changing at an intense pace.  Digital Transformation is the profound and accelerating transformation of business activities, processes, competencies and models to fully leverage the changes and opportunities of digital technologies and their impact across society in a strategic and prioritized way, with present and future shifts in mind. 

Become exposed to individuals who are focused on creating digital transformations within their domain.  Hear from speakers who have deep expertise within digital transformation.  We'll be surrounded by thought leaders, corporate innovators, entrepreneurs and the generally curious.

Join us for the conversation!


The event runs from 1 PM to 5:30 PM, kicked off with a talk by our partner, Sprint, relating to specific challenges around Digital Transformation.  We’ll then hear from other speakers who bring different experience and viewpoints into the realm.

Sprint has generously offered to provide snacks and a happy hour for those in attendance, so be sure to thank them and definitely RSVP so we have an accurate headcount!  

Tuesday, October 17th

AGENDA:

1:00 - 1:30       Attendees and speakers arrive network

1:30 - 2:15       Welcome & Sprint Speaker, Rob Roy, Chief Digital Officer at Sprint

2:15 - 2:45       Bryan Williamson, VP & GM – Head of Omnichannel & Marketing at Hallmark

2:45 - 3:15       Virgin Mobile

3:15 - 3:35       Rick Usher, Assistant City Manager, Entrepreneurship & Small Business at City of Kansas City, MO

3:35 - 3:45       Overall Q & A

3:45 - 4:30       Group Breakout Discussions

4:30 - 5:30       Network & Happy Hour


This event is for you if:

●       You're curious about Digital Transformation and how your company might take on this challenge

●       You're currently working within the Digital Transformation realm

●       You’d like to hear challenges of large corporations, startups and those in between face with Digital Transformation

●       You enjoy collaboration in an open and motivating work environment

●       You’re energized by brainstorming with intelligent people

PARKING INFO HERE

We look forward to seeing you there!

- Sprint Accelerator Team

Host
Ari Kern
Sprint Accelerator
(816) 482-3533
When
October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm Add to my Calendar
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210 W 19th Terrace
2nd Floor, Large Space
KANSAS CITY, Missouri 64108
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