Events

Think Smart. Act Fast.

NTT DATA executives are regularly invited to speak at industry conferences and on influential panels worldwide. We also sponsor and attend some of the industries’ most important events and host Webinars on pressing business and technology issues. Check the listing below to see where you can meet, see, or hear us next.


Mobile World Congress

Where:

Fira Gran Via - Barcelona, Spain

When:

March 2 - 5, 2015

Description:

A premier global mobile event, the Mobile World Congress convenes industry leaders, visionaries and innovators to explore the trends that will shape mobile in the years ahead.

The mobile communications revolution is driving the world’s major technology breakthroughs. From wearable devices to connected cars and homes, mobile technology is at the heart of worldwide innovation. As an industry, it’s connecting billions of people to the transformative power of the Internet and mobilizing every device we use in our daily lives. In short, we’re on The Edge of Innovation, where the possibilities are endless.

NTT DATA will be participating in a panel discussion at Mobile World Congress, moderated by Brian Burke, Research VP, Enterprise Architecture, Gartner.

Speaker Session:

Title: Mobile Gamification

Day/Time: Wednesday, 4 March, 2015 | 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM CET

Location: Hall 4 Auditorium 2

Description: Defined by Gartner as ‘the use of game mechanics and experience design to digitally engage and motivate people to achieve their goals,’ gamification is a novel way to influence the behavior of customers and employees alike. Despite the fact that Gartner’s ‘Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies’ report recently mapped gamification in the ‘Trough of Disillusionment,’ there is little cause to be alarmed, with its huge potential for a variety of applications, many of which are greatly enhanced by mobile connectivity.

Speakers: Brian Burke, Research VP, Enterprise Architecture, Gartner (Panel Moderator)
Imran Sayeed, CTO & SVP, NTT DATA, Inc.
Naureen Meraj, Sr. Global Director, Gamification & Employee Engagement, NTT DATA, Inc.
Emmett Romine, GM, Development, DTE Energy
Kam Star, Chief Play Officer, PlayGen
Kevin Foreman,Director, Product Vision, Vectorform


Insurance-Canada.ca P&C Insurance Technology Conference

Where:

Metro Toronto Convention Centre - Toronto, Canada

When:

March 9 - 10, 2015

Description:

NTT DATA is proud to be a Silver sponsor for the 2015 Insurance-Canada.ca Technology conference, the premier Property & Casualty conference in Canada. This year’s theme of “The Digital Customer Experience” will provide you the information you need to create, execute, and support the digital experience your customers expect. Stop by the NTT DATA booth (location #20) to learn about insurance solutions for the P&C industry.

Speaker Session:

Title: Insuring the Digital Native Without Leaving Traditional Customers Behind

Day/Time: Tuesday, March 10, 2014 | 1:45 pm – 2:15pm

Location: Hall 107

Description: Session shares how to leverage the power and flexibility of digital to offer rich experiences to your “Digital Native”, your agents, and your traditional customers.

Speakers: Lisa Woodley, Vice President, NTT DATA, Inc. and adjunct faculty member, Rutgers University’s Center for Innovation in Education


New York IT Leadership Academy 2015

Where:

The Desmond Hotel and Conference Center -  Albany, NY

When:

March 11 - 12, 2015 

Description:

NTT DATA is a proud sponsor of the New York IT Leadership Academy.  Produced in association with Public CIO magazine, this invitation-only event brings together the C-level community. Developed by and for government, the New York IT Leadership Academy is designed to address the most important policy, management and leadership issues surrounding the future of digital government and the role of the public sector CIO in the State of New York.

Stop by the NTT DATA booth to meet our Public Sector team and learn more about our IT solutions for the state and local governments.


CIO Healthcare Payer Summit

Where:

Westin Chicago River - North Chicago, IL

When:

March 15 - 17, 2015

Description:

NTT DATA is a proud sponsor of the CIO Healthcare Payer Summit. The CIO Healthcare Payer Summit is a gathering for C-suite executives and industry thought leaders to discuss IT challenges currently facing the healthcare payer industry. With a renewed focus on decreasing healthcare costs, the current administration's goals for the industry, CIOs are looking to utilize available resources, improve efficiency and find new IT solutions. The summit engages participants in candid discussions and promotes the development of smart IT solutions through collaboration and idea sharing.

Speaker Session:

Title: Accelerating Analytics in an Evolving Consumer Healthcare Market

Day/Time: Monday, March 16, 2015 | 10:35 am - 11:05 am

Location: Westin Chicago River North

Description: To meet consumer demand for exceptional quality and value, the healthcare market must drive toward smarter, more informed decisions in real-time. Gathering viable information for these decisions is critical. Even more critical is ensuring accurate and timely data. This becomes even more challenging with the projected growth in wearable and portable devices and the tracking capability – from fitness and diabetes monitoring to hospital bed movement and electrocardiograms – and the subsequent rise in new waves of data in structured and unstructured formats. It will be the flexibility of the health plan’s data ecosystem and its ability to navigate the range of formats that will affect its time to make data-driven decisions in a fast- evolving market. This discussion presents a real-world approach to speed the delivery of knowledge-driven initiatives for better outcomes.

Speakers: Adam Nelson, Vice President, Healthcare & Life Sciences, NTT DATA, Inc.
Mayank Gandhi, Director, Data Management Solutions, Healthcare and Life Sciences, NTT DATA, Inc.


Kentucky Digital Government Summit 2015

Where:

Capital Plaza Hotel – Frankfort, KY

When:

April 21, 2015

Description:

NTT DATA is a proud sponsor of the Kentucky Digital Government Summit. Hosted by Government Technology magazine, this event provides a platform to help spread best practices and spur innovation in the public sector. Attendees learn about the latest digital government solutions and current policy issues, and network with key government executives, technologists and industry specialists.

Stop by the NTT DATA booth to meet our Public Sector team and learn more about our IT solutions for the state and local governments.


2015 Life Insurance Conference

Where:

Crystal Gateway Marriott – Arlington, VA

When:

April 13 - 15, 2015

Description:

NTT DATA is proud to be an exhibitor at the 2015 Life Insurance Conference, the premier Life & Annuity Insurance conference.  This year’s theme of “Innovation to Opportunity” will offer focused sessions on opportunities to increase profitability, improve competitiveness and attract new customers.

Stop by the NTT DATA booth to learn more about how our Customer Centricity and data management solutions are changing the way Insurers drive seamless customer engagement and enhanced business intelligence.


SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference

Where:

Orange County Convention Center  – Orlando, FL

When:

May 5 - 7, 2015

Description:

SAPPHIRE NOW is World’s premier business technology event, bringing together customers and prospects to discover new initiatives, solutions, products, and services. The ASUG Annual Conference is the world's largest SAP customer-run conference where customers, partners, and SAP experts meet to discuss critical business issues and share experience-driven strategies on how to best leverage current investments in SAP technologies. With over 20,000 attendees, SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference offers an outstanding opportunity to meet with SAP customers, partners, and ASUG affiliate members from around the world.


IASA – Annual Educational Conference and Business Show

Where:

Mandalay Bay - Las Vegas, NV

When:

June 7 - 10, 2015

Description:

NTT DATA is proud to be an exhibitor at the IASA – Annual Educational Conference and Business Show, the annual conference where insurance industry professionals and solution providers meet to learn, share innovative ideas, network, and collaborate.

Stop by the NTT DATA booth to learn how our insurance Customer Centricity solutions can improve policyholder retention rates and drive new growth in the digital era.


Texas Digital Government Summit 2015

Where:

Hyatt Regency Austin – Austin, TX

When:

June 25 - 26, 2015

Description:

NTT DATA is a proud sponsor of the Texas Digital Government Summit. Hosted by Government Technology magazine, this event provides a platform to help spread best practices and spur innovation in the public sector. Attendees learn about the latest digital government solutions and current policy issues, and network with key government executives, technologists and industry specialists.

Stop by the NTT DATA booth to meet our Public Sector team and learn more about our IT solutions for the state and local governments.


Dreamforce

Where:

Moscone Center – San Francisco, CA

When:

September 15 - 18, 2015

Description:

Dreamforce is Salesforce’s annual user and developer conference, and the largest cloud computing event of the year. With more than 130,000 attendees, this event provides everything you need to know about Salesforce’s evolving suite of products and highlights advances in cloud computing.

NTT DATA will be there as part of NTT Group’s sponsorship of this marquee industry conference.


Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2015

Where:

Walt Disney World Resort – Orlando, FL

When:

October 4 - 8, 2015

Description:

Gartner Symposium/ITxpo is the world's most important gathering of CIOs and senior IT executives. This event attracts more than 8,700 IT leaders, including 3,000 CIOs and 240+ Gartner analysts.

NTT DATA will once again be a Premier Sponsor at Gartner’s marque event, in partnership with the NTT Group and our sister company NTT Communications.


Oracle OpenWorld 2015

Where:

Moscone Center – San Francisco, CA

When:

October 25 - 29, 2014

Description:

Oracle OpenWorld is the world’s premier event for Oracle customers, developers, and partners, with over 2,500 educational sessions for the 60,000 attendees and countless opportunities for networking.