- How can you develop a framework for measuring ROI on tech spend, and how does human capital factor into this equation?
- Build vs. buy vs. XaaS – what are you outsourcing and what are you building in-house? What is your comfort level in outsourcing?
- How is your firm handling discretionary spending across data storage, cloud infrastructure, connectivity and other IT initiatives?
- Separating hype from hope in disruptive tech – distributed ledger, cryptocurrencies, Hadoop, Spark and data and analytics platforms, parallel computing, artificial intelligence and machine learning
- Cybersecurity and network protection – how much can you solve with a purchase order?
Madaliso Mulaisho, VP, Quanititave Trader/Researcher, Algorithmic Trading Firm
Paul Neo, Director, Enterprise Architecture, Scotiabank