Open Forum 2017 - Keynote Speaker

We are expecting 1000+ attendees, making it the biggest OPEN annual forum to date. We have a great line-up of speakers that will talk about Virtual Reality, AI, Digital Health, Cloud, IoT, Security, Fund Raising, among other topics! We are also very excited to announce keynote speaker for this year:

Tariq M. Shaukat,  President of Google Cloud.

At Google, Tariq is responsible for customer and revenue operations, including sales, customer engineering, support, channel partnerships, and professional services, for the Google Cloud service offerings (G Suite, Google Cloud Platform, Cloud Machine Learning, Android, Chromebooks, Google Maps). Prior to joining Google, Tariq was Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of Caesars Entertainment, where he oversaw Marketing, Sales, Information Technology, Analytics, Distribution, and Product across all lines of business, including casino, hotel, restaurants, nightlife, and live entertainment.

Tariq holds a bachelors and masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Stanford University, respectively, and a masters degree in Technology and Policy from MIT.

For early bird discount, register now: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/open-2017-annual-forum-tickets-32064300185