Lead your digital transformation with Microsoft

“Irrespective of your industry, organizations today must start thinking and operating like digital companies.” -Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft

Microsoft Envision
September 25-27, 2017 | Orlando, FL


Join us at Microsoft Envision to challenge assumptions and explore what is possible through digital transformation.

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When digital transformation requires human transformation, culture is the new currency. Hear from Kathleen Hogan, Microsoft Chief People Officer, about how Microsoft is driving a culture shift and investing in human capital management.

Source: IDC

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The challenge of optimizing operations while managing cost is not new, but ways of addressing them are in a state of constant change. Further the discussion at Microsoft Envision.

Source: Gartner

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As the economy changes and organizational needs evolve, businesses who adapt to address challenges with an eagerness to learn from IT are setting new trends. Get the inside story at Microsoft Envision.

Source: Forrester

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Vice Chair, GE

Beth Comstock leads GE’s efforts to accelerate new growth. She operates GE Business Innovations, which develops new businesses, markets and service models; drives brand value; and partners to enhance GE’s inventive culture. Since 2008, she served as GE’s chief marketing and commercial officer. From 2006, she was President of Integrated Media at NBC Universal, overseeing ad revenue and the company’s digital efforts, including early development of hulu.com and Peacock Equity. In 2003 she was named the company’s first chief marketing officer in more than 20 years. Beth is a member Nike’s Board of Directors and Trustee president of the Cooper-Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum.

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President and Chief Legal Officer, Microsoft

Responsible for Microsoft’s corporate, external, and legal affairs, Brad leads a team of more than 1,300 professionals working in 55 countries. His team’s work in intellectual property, cybersecurity and piracy has established the legal foundations for cloud computing.

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Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Microsoft

Chris leads Microsoft’s global product marketing, advertising, brand, research, and communications functions for businesses and consumers. His leadership helps position Microsoft as a mobile first, cloud first brand, telling the innovation stories of our people and products.

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Executive Vice President, Artificial Intelligence and Research Group, Microsoft

Harry Shum is Microsoft’s resident visionary, pioneering the company’s strategic efforts towards Artificial Intelligence and R&D. In addition to leading Microsoft Research, he oversees AI-focused product groups as well as the Ambient Computing and Robotics teams.

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Executive Vice President, Worldwide Commercial Business, Microsoft

Judson leads Microsoft’s commercial business strategy, including enterprise, public sector, small and mid-market, services, developer and partner. His organization helps commercial customers and partners digitally transform and transition to the cloud to realize greater business value through technology.

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Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer, Microsoft

Kathleen empowers over 100,000 global employees to achieve Microsoft’s mission by creating a culture that attracts the world’s most passionate talent. Customer obsessed and motivated by how technology changes the world, Kathleen pushes the company’s diversity and inclusion initiative to ensure Microsoft remains a workplace leader.

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Microsoft CEO, Microsoft

Satya oversees all aspects of Microsoft business and leadership - from cloud and mobile development to digital and IoT implementation. His strategic vision leads innovation through transforming company culture, empowering employees and helping customers digitally transform by optimizing business operations with data intelligence.

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Sir Ken

Acclaimed Expert on Creativity and Innovation
Author, Finding your Element, The Element, Out of Our Minds

An internationally recognized authority in creativity and innovation in education and business, Sir Ken Robinson is also one of the world’s leading speakers. Videos of his TED Conference talks are the most viewed in the history of the organization, seen by an estimated 300 million people in over 150 countries.

Daily Agenda



7:00 - 8:15am

Meet and network with business leaders over breakfast

8:15 - 9:30am

Vision Keynote with Satya Nadella

10:00 - 10:45am


11:15 - 12:00pm

Fireside chats with top business and industry leaders

12:00 - 1:30pm

Continue networking over lunch

1:30 - 5:00pm

Fireside chats and a variety of topical industry discussions for business executives

5:00 - 8:00pm

Networking and Happy Hour

*Events and times subject to change

See how Microsoft enabled digital transformation for Rolls-Royce, Special Olympics, and Temenos.

Rolls RoyceSpecial OlympicsTemenos

Rolls-Royce monitors 14 million flight hours per year—terabytes of data—using Microsoft Azure cloud-based services to make airlines more efficient.


Venue: Hilton Orlando

6001 Destination Pkwy,
Orlando, FL 32819

Hilton Orlando seems worlds away from anything, but is just minutes away from everything you want to do. The Orange County Convention Center, this year’s location for Microsoft Ignite, is a small walk away and there’s an array of things to do without ever leaving the grounds. From two pools, lazy river, whirlpool, cabanas, fire pits, spa and fitness center, the 9-hole putting green, jogging track, and recreational courts, entertainment is everywhere you look.



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