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FTSUMMIT

About Future of Technology Summit (FTSUMMIT)

Technology evolves at a rapid speed in our hyper-connected world. How can we be sure our organizations, businesses, and governments are ready to integrate the latest innovations—while also being alert to the new challenges and opportunities that they bring?
At the Future of Technology Summit, you’ll gain insights from the best in the business—trailblazing pioneers who have capitalized big on predicting tech trends. Together with leaders from across public and private sectors, we’ll explore how technology is on track to fundamentally change what our work looks like in the next 5-10 years, and what decision makers must do now to be prepared.

MISSION AND GOALS OF FUTURE OF TECHNOLOGY SUMMIT

1. Bring thought leadership to influential cities around the world

The most innovative and intuitive leaders of today and tomorrow will help us explore the benefits—and challenges—of integrating some of today’s most exciting technical advancements in our companies, industries, economies and our personal lives. Whether you are a lover of technology, all out accepting and absorbing all things new and innovative or if you a cautious skeptic always thinking of a practical balance that these fast-changing technologies should bring, based on principles and ethics, you’ll find the speakers’ candid approach on topics like AI, machine learning, the Internet of Things, and other headline trends to be refreshing.

2. Bring innovators, investors, decision makers and consumers together around the technologies of the future

The Future of Technology Summit aims to bring innovators, investors, decision makers and consumers together to understand and discuss the ground-breaking future technologies, expand opportunities, build new relationships, find business partners, get capital and more.

3. Build an enduring partnership between the autism community and tech leadership

The organizers of the Future of Technology Summit have resolved to create a bridge between the autism community and technology leadership to jointly identify challenges to help improve the lives of people with autism around the world for a better future together.

VISIONARY IDEAS! PRACTICAL APPROACHES!

About Future of Technology Summit (FTSUMMIT)

Participants at FTSUMMIT will be leaders and decision makers who want to gain a big picture perspective of must-know tech trends that will significantly transform the way we work in the next 5-10 years.
They will also want to discover practical actions they can initiate at their organizations today in order to set themselves apart from competitors.
These leaders want real-life insights that take into account the immense challenges inherent in adopting technology and bringing innovation to scale in large companies and organizations. Participants will have the opportunity to network with peers from their industries and beyond to benefit from the experience and insight of others.

Discover a likeminded network!

FTSUMMIT is designed for leaders and decision makers from private and public sector industries that rely on technology to remain competitive. From healthcare to manufacturing, government to consulting firms and IT companies, these leaders share one thing in common: the desire to know what’s coming next. At FTSUMMIT, connect with executives across industries to discover synergies and gain insights on your peers’ experiences implementing new technologies.

FTSummit Team

Shaji Nair
Shaji Nair
Founder and CEO
Bill Bewley
Bill Bewley
Advisor
Retired Army LTC, successful business founder and owner, serial technology entrepreneur and business consultant.
Dr. Jerry Luftman
Dr. Jerry Luftman
Advisor
Former IBM CIO, Founder and Dean IT management program at Stevens Institute of Technology, MD Global Institute of IT Management (GIIM)
Karthika Shaji
Karthika Shaji
Co-Founder
Karl Cuerton
Karl Cuerton
FTSUMMIT Host Committee Chair
Raj Kurup
Raj Kurup
Chief Operating Officer
Brenda Cureton
Brenda Cureton
Program Director
Dr. Dave Touretzky
Dr. Dave Touretzky
Advisor
Research Professor at Carnegie Mellon University Computer Science Department , founder Visionary Machines LLC
Santhosh Kumar
Santhosh Kumar
Director Business Development
Kevin Derricotte
Kevin Derricotte
Director of Engagement
Lorne Joseph
Lorne Joseph
Program Director
Libu Thomas
Libu Thomas
Financial Controller

FTSummit Advisors

Bill Bewley
Bill Bewley
Advisor
Retired Army LTC, successful business founder and owner, serial technology entrepreneur and business consultant.
Dr. Jerry Luftman
Dr. Jerry Luftman
Advisor
Former IBM CIO, Founder and Dean IT management program at Stevens Institute of Technology, MD Global Institute of IT Management (GIIM)
Dr. Dave Touretzky
Dr. Dave Touretzky
Advisor
Research Professor at Carnegie Mellon University Computer Science Department , founder Visionary Machines LLC