Don’t Take Our Word for It

You’ve heard what we have to say about data. But what is everyone else saying? At NEXT, you’ll hear from other organizations how data has helped them transform. They’ll be there to tell you all about their experiences, best practices and maybe even teach you a thing or two.

Featured Speakers

Lisa Bodell

CEO, Founder

Malcolm Gladwell

Author, Journalist

Annette Moore

Chief Information Officer and Director,
Information Resources,
NASA Johnson Space Center

Jayadev (Jay) Gopinath

General Manager – Advanced Technologies, Innovation, Data & Analytics
Toyota Motor North America

Venu Lambu

Senior Vice President and Global Markets
Head of Infrastructure & Cloud Services,
Cognizant Digital Systems & Technology

Mr. A. Babu

IAS, Chief Executive Officer,
Real Time Governance Society
Government of Andhra Pradesh

Sekhar Puli

Managing Partner, REAN Cloud

Melanie Posey

Research Vice President and General Manager
451 Research's Voice

Toshiaki Higashihara

President, CEO
Hitachi, Ltd.

Brian Householder

Chief Executive Officer
Hitachi Vantara

Hicham Abdessamad

CEO, Hitachi Consulting
CEO, Hitachi Global Digital Holdings

Renée McKaskle

Chief Information Officer

Bobby Soni

Chief Solutions and Services Officer

Brad Surak

Chief Product and Strategy Officer

Scott Kelly

Chief Operating Officer
Chief Transformation Officer

Hear the Latest about NEXT

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See You in San Diego!

The countdown is on. NEXT 2018 will be here sooner than you know it.


Rock the Block

Before we go back to transforming the world with data, we'll say goodbye with a block party in the buzzing Gaslamp Quarter. Our private street soiree will be full of incredible food, great music, dancing and lots of excitement at the turn of each corner.