Work-From-Anywhere Enterprise Forum

How Companies are Implementing the new paradigm of Work

March 16, 2021  |  12:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST

Free to Join

An Exclusive Virtual Forum for Senior IT, Cybersecurity and Unified Communication Leaders from mid-sized & enterprise organizations.

BWG's VIRTUAL Work-From-Anywhere Enterprise Forum encourages senior professionals to share & network with like-minded industry peers. Each session will be moderated by a BWG Connect professional to ensure that our panel sessions remain on topic and answer critical questions that the audience truly cares about.

All audience members will have the ability to ask live questions and will have access to introductions to any of the panelists following the event. We're always open to making connections to others within our network as well. Come join the BWG Community!

Event Agenda

12:00pm - 12:50pm

Managing Employee and Agent Productivity at Home

In 2020, 88% of business organizations globally mandated or encouraged employees to work-from-home. This panel will be a thought leadership will focus on Employee management / productivity within an enterprise. What solutions / tactics have proven to be incremental to management / productivity in a WFH environment?

1:00pm - 1:50pm

Security Concerns and Mitigation of Increasingly Remote employees

With the increase of Work From Home employees we saw an uptick in security threats throughout the pandemic. What solutions have proven to be the right fit for your organization? Which is a key area of focus: Threat Management, Endpoint Security, Email Security, IAM / PAM or Firewalls?

2:00pm - 2:50pm

Microsoft Teams Full PBX vs. Overlay UCaaS - Comparing TCO and Operating Performance

Communication has been key to the success of your organization. This panel will focus on top tier UCaaS providers. We will be discussing differentiation between UCaaS providers, the TCO and performance.

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Uptime and scalability, limitations and successes of Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS)

This panel will focus on CCaaS and the cost saving model of "purchase only what you need." We will dive into the differences between CCaaS and UCaaS and the effectiveness of bundling the two together.

Keynote Speakers

Christopher Dow

CTO at August Home

Mike Kane

Vice President, Global Channel Sales at Dialpad

Lori Pon

Director Claims Transformation and Claim Service Center at AAA - The Auto Club Group

Mike McFarland

Director IT Operations at American Medical Technologies

Stephen Filreis

Director, SAP Program Management at Pratt Industries

Erik Bishop

Managing Partner at Recon Solutions

David Bullas

Strategy Evangelist at SailPoint

Guy Shepperd

Associate Director of Windows and Virtualization at Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Jeff Archer

CIO at Smart Financial Enterprises.

Kim Gandhi

Customer Experience Strategic Product Owner at Cargill

Paul Dumbleton

Team Manager, Enterprise Information Security at Gordon Food Service

Ray Gagnon

Manager, Information Security & IT Risk at Siemens

Maria Ward

Assistant Director for Information Technology at County of Roanoke (SW Virginia)

Paul Lang

Contact Center Solutions Marketing at Avaya


Event Moderator

Greg Irwin

COO at BWG Strategy LLC

BWG Strategy is a research platform that provides market intelligence through Event Services, Business Development initiatives, and Market Research services. BWG hosts over 1,800 interactive executive strategy sessions (conference calls and in-person forums) annually that allow senior industry professionals across all sectors to debate fundamental business topics with peers, build brand awareness, gather market intelligence, network with customers/suppliers/partners, and pursue business development opportunities.

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March 16, 2021  |  12:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST


What is BWG Connect?

BWG Connect provides executive strategy & networking sessions that help brands from any industry with their overall business planning and execution. BWG Connect, in conjunction with BWG Strategy, has built an exclusive network of 125,000+ senior professionals and hosts over 2,000 virtual and in-person networking events on an annual basis.

In addition, BWG Connect provides free consultations & specializes in helping brands of all sizes with their eCommerce planning and execution. Our team has decades of experience related to the eCommerce & retail ecosystem, and will take the time to understand your goals so that we can help you build a winning strategy that is curated specifically for your business. We have had 1x1 conversations with over 3,000 brands and have a real-time pulse on what digital strategies are successful and why. This in-depth knowledge allows our team to operate on the cutting edge and provide our clients with best -in-class guidance on how to win in the digital world.
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