October 9, 2003
650 Massachusetts Ave, NW
8:00am - Registration Opens/Continental Breakfast [Foyer - Atlantic Studio]
9:00am - Program Opening – Robert Holleyman, President & CEO, Business Software Alliance
9:30am - Dialogue I / CEO Discussion: The Next Wave of Innovation Bruce Chizen, President & CEO, Adobe Systems, Inc.
MODERATOR: Lou Dobbs, CNN
Carol A. Bartz, Chairman, CEO & President, Autodesk, Inc.
David Krall, President & CEO, Avid Technology, Inc.
Gregory S. Bentley, CEO, Bentley Systems, Inc.
Dale L. Fuller, President & CEO, Borland Software Corporation
William Conner, Chairman, President & CEO, Entrust, Inc.
Dominique Goupil, President, Filemaker, Inc.
Tom Noonan, Chairman, President and CEO, Internet Security Systems, Inc.
Rob Burgess, Chairman and CEO, Macromedia, Inc.
George Samenuk, Chairman and CEO, Network Associates, Inc.
Art Coviello, President and CEO, RSA Security, Inc.
11:00am - Press Q&A;
12:00 noon - Lunch [Renaissance Washington Hotel Ballroom]
KEYNOTE SPEAKER- The Honorable Tom Ridge, Secretary, Department of Homeland Security, USA
SPECIAL GUEST - The Honorable Christopher Cox (R-CA), Member of Congress, USA
1:30pm – 3:00pm - Dialogue II: Transforming Today’s Challenges into Tomorrow’s RealitiesThe Honorable Phil Bond, Under Secretary of Commerce for Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce
SESSION KEYNOTE: Andy Grove, Chairman of the Board, Intel Corporation, USA
MODERATOR: Mike Jensen, Financial Correspondent, USA
John Hamre, President & CEO, Center for Strategic & International Studies, USA
Javier Pérez Mazatán, Director General Adjunto de Integración de Sistemas de la Coordinación General del Sistema Nacional E-México
Nii Narku Quaynor, Chairman and CEO, Network Computer Systems, Ghana
Brad Smith, Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Microsoft, USA
Michael Tiemann, Chief Technical Officer, Red Hat, Inc.
Bill Whyman, Co-founder and President, Precursor Group, USA
3:00pm-3:15pm - Break
3:15pm - 4:45pm - Dialogue III: The Great Digital TransformationThe Honorable Maria Consuelo Araujo Castro, Minister of Culture, Colombia
SESSION KEYNOTE AND MODERATOR: James Burke, BBC, PBS, science historian, author, UK
Vinton Cerf, Senior Vice President of Technology Strategy, MCI, USA
The Honorable Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), Member of Congress, USA
Joichi Ito, President & CEO, Neoteny, Japan
Norman Nie, Research Professor, Stanford University, USA
Michael Oborne, Director, Advisory Unit on Multi-Disciplinary Issues, OECD, France
Thomas Dolby Robertson, Musician, Digital Music Pioneer, UK
Omar Bin Sulaiman, CEO, Dubai Internet City, UAE
Guy (Bud) Tribble, Vice President of Software Technology, Apple Computer, USA
4:45pm - Closing Speaker - Dean Kamen, President, DEKA Research & Development Corp., Founder, FIRST, Chairman, Segway LLC
5:00pm - Program Closing - Robert Holleyman
5:10pm - Closing Reception [Foyer - Atlantic Studio]