The Future of Data-Driven Innovation

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 8:30am to 2:00pm
General Foundation
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062
United States

Registration & Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Program: 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 
On October 7, 2014, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation will gather some of the nation's most influential leaders to focus on the revolutions that is changing the way every business operates in today's world - data.
 
The half-day program will bring together the brightest leaders, practitioners, and innovators in the data field to discuss the size and scope of the data-driven economy, the policies to enable data-driven innovation, the opportunities it presents, and the positive impact derived by the unfolding data revolution.

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8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Briefing Center
Registration and Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 8:40 a.m.
Hall of Flags

Welcoming Remarks and Introduction of Keynote Speaker

• The Honorable John R. McKernan Jr., Senior Adviser to the President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce and President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

8:40 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
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Keynote

• Julie Brill, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission

9:15 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.
Hall of Flags

The Data-Driven Economy–Size, Scope, and the Future

• Mikel Berger, President, Lafayettech

• Carolyn Parnell, Commissioner and State CIO, State of Minnesota

• Emery Simon, Counselor, Business Software Alliance

• Qing Wu, Senior Economist, Google

 Moderated by: David Chavern, President, Center for Advanced Technology & Innovation and Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

10:05 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Hall of Flags
Transition Break
10:15 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.
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Data-Driven Opportunities–Markets, Competitiveness, & What’s Next

• Dr. Marc Berger, Vice President, Real World Data and Analytics, Pfizer Inc.

• Hilary Cain, Director, Technology and Innovation Policy, Government and Industry Affairs, Toyota Motor Sales USA

• Kendra Hayden, Senior Director, Hilton HHonors, Hilton Worldwide Inc.

• Frank Stein, Director, Analytics Solution Center, Software Group, IBM

Moderated by: Rich Cooper, Vice President for Emerging Issues & Research, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

11:05 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.
Hall of Flags

The Policies to Make it Happen

• Marjory Blumenthal, Executive Director, President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST), Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), Executive Office of the President 

• Mary Snapp, Corporate Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of the Business Development and Evangelism Group (BD&E), Microsoft 

• David Quinalty, Policy Director for Communications and Technology, U.S. Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee 

Ben Wittes, Senior Fellow and Research Director in Public Law, The Brookings Institute 

Moderated by: David Chavern, President, Center for Advanced Technology & Innovation and Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

11:55 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.
Hall of Flags
Transition Break
12:10 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.
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Luncheon Welcome

• The Honorable John R. McKernan Jr., Senior Adviser to the President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce and President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

12:15 p.m. – 12:35 p.m.
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Introduction of Keynote Speaker

• David Chavern, President, Center for Advanced Technology & Innovation and Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

12:35 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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Luncheon Keynote

•Dr. Robert Sutor, Vice President, Business Solutions and Mathematical Sciences, IBM Research

1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.
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The Difference Maker–Data for Good

•Leslie Bradshaw, Managing Partner, Made by Many
New York 

• Dr. Lynda Chin, Professor and Chairgenomic Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, The University of Texas

• Roger Gordon, President, Food Cowboy

• Macduff Hughes, Engineering Director, Google Translate, Google

Moderated by: Dr.Jeff Lundy, Manager, Research, Corporate Citizenship Center, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation

1:50 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Hall of Flags

Concluding Remarks

• The Honorable John R. McKernan Jr., Senior Adviser to the President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce and President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation