May 17, 2017 Keynote Speaker

Vic Bhagat

Chief Information Officer
Verizon Enterprise Solutions

Vic Bhagat is chief information officer for Verizon Enterprise Solutions. In this capacity, he will drive technology strategy and align IT with corporate objectives across Verizon Enterprise Solutions. He will focus on bringing a new level of efficiency to the enterprise unit as it accelerates its effort on delivering the best customer experience in the industry. In addition, Bhagat's team will design and deliver the next-generation of integrated enterprise communications solutions that will provide incremental value to clients in an agile, trusted manner.

As a 30-year industry veteran, Bhagat most recently served as the executive vice president and chief information officer for EMC, where he was responsible for leading their IT transformation and overseeing their global centers of excellence that led to the delivery of IT as a service. He also provided leadership for EMC's technology services and support to optimize enterprise processes and enable global sales.

Prior to his role at EMC, Bhagat served at GE for more than 20 years, where he was CIO for multiple organizations, including GE Aviation Services, GE Global Growth and Operations, CNBC, GE Corporate, and GE India and Southeast Asia.

Vic earned his Bachelor's degree in Information Science from the University of Louisville Speed School and a diploma in Physics and Mathematics from Agra University in India. He previously served on several Advisory Boards including AT&T Utilities & Field Services and Fairfield University's - School of Software Engineering, and worked closely with University of Connecticut's School of Business. In 2014 and 2015, Vic was recognized with the prestigious CIO 100 Award for excellence and achievement in IT, Evanta's Global CIO Top 10 Breakaway Leaders and HMG's Transformational CIO of the year award.

Speaking Engagements
YouTube video: TiEcon 2015 | Data Economy

Next generation IT; Integrated Enterprise Communications; IT Transformation; IT-as-a-Service; IT agility and innovation

Plan ahead for the next 2017 Dates:
August 16, November 15


Vic Bhagat