Power Digital Transformation with the Biggest Analytics Breakthrough of the Decade

Join MicroStrategy at the Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo

October 20-24, 2019  |  Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort  |  Lake Buena Vista, FL

Get inspired by MicroStrategy customer and thought leader sessions.

Reserve your seat in the Gartner Event Navigator App.

Monday, October 21st

12:40pm | AI-Powered Zero-Click Intelligence

Come on down to the ‘game show’ where contestants face off to solve everyday business challenges. Their only difference? One is armed with MicroStrategy HyperIntelligence™—the new class of analytics where answers surface with zero clicks. HyperIntelligence instantly reveals insights from enterprise data assets—integrated with predictive and prescriptive answers sourced by DataRobot—that are embedded in emails and business applications people use every day.

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Vijay Anand

Vice President, Product Marketing, MicroStrategy

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Vijay leads product strategy and positioning of MicroStrategy’s enterprise analytics and mobility solutions. A Duke University graduate, Vijay previously worked at GE, TATA Consulting, and PhotoGenesis Medical Devices, a company he founded after winning Duke University and Engineering World Health’s prestigious startup competition.

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Paul Auffermann

Vice President, DataRobot

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Over the past three years Paul has held several leadership roles at DataRobot spanning strategy, customer success, and go-to-market. Today he oversees enterprise customers in the East, with a focus on helping them transform their business using the DataRobot AI Automation Platform. Before DataRobot, Paul spent 12 years in executive leadership roles at a number of high-grown technology companies including NetSuite. Paul began his career as a heavy user of analytics, in consulting roles at IBM and Mercer Management Consulting. He often laments that DataRobot was not around back then. Paul graduated summa cum laude from Bowdoin College and received an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.

3:15pm | Freddie Mac: Delivering Insights with ECOSM

Freddie Mac knows the importance of data, and they’re focused on Reimagining the Mortgage ExperienceSM for their clients. Meet ECOSM (Evaluate Compare OptimizeSM) Freddie Mac’s new web-based business intelligence tool that aligns data strategy and digital transformation, providing insights to optimize lending strategies and accelerate growth.

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Dennis Tally

Director, Single Family Data Governance & Management, Freddie Mac

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Dennis Tally leads the Data Enablement team in Single-Family Strategic Delivery, Data and Operations at Freddie Mac. He is responsible for buildout of shared data assets and implementation of Single-Family Data Strategy initiatives ensuring alignment with the Strategy and Target State Data Architecture. He is the Chief Product owner of the Enterprise Data Lake and is currently focused migrating on-premise workloads to the Cloud. He is also the product owner of several enterprise analytical and business intelligence platforms leveraged for business user innovation.

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Bhavini Amin

VP of Business Services, Freddie Mac

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Bhavini leads the division’s Business Services group, a position she has held since 2015. She and her team deliver modern technology solutions that are an essential part of the broader ecosystem of Single‐Family’s commitment to clients. Solutions include Salesforce capabilities, 0365 products, Customer Experience Program Management and Sales Analytics & Business Intelligence. Together, these solutions create a cohesive view of the customer, enhance collaboration and increase productivity.

Bhavini joined Freddie Mac in 2011 as part of the Corporate Communications & Marketing team. She led marketing and communication activities for Single‐Family and, for a short while, managed communications for Multifamily. From 2008 to 2011, she served as Assistant Vice President, Investment Communications Management at T. Rowe Price. Previous roles also include various roles at Bank of America, The Vanguard Group and Merrill Lynch.

Bhavini has an MBA from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor of Science in finance from the University of South Carolina.

Tuesday, October 22nd

3:45pm | Mobile Analytics on Azure

John Hancock RPS has built outcome-based models to predict impacts to employee savings & employer costs. Learn how they increased agility & improved customer loyalty deploying mobile apps to thousands of users via MicroStrategy on Azure.

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Liza Masterson

Assistant Vice President, Reporting & Business Intelligence, John Hancock Retirement Services

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In this role, Liza provides reporting and analytics that empower business leaders to make well-informed, data-driven decisions. From 2008 to 2014, she held positions as a marketing analyst, product manager, and director of business intelligence. Liza rejoined John Hancock in 2016 after a year in the P&C industry, running the agency sales/marketing business intelligence organization for a major insurer. She received a B.S. in Finance from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and maintains a FINRA Series 6 registration. Outside of work, Liza enjoys spending time with her husband, son, daughter, and two dogs, as well as competing in marathons and Ironman Triathlons.

Register for IT/XPO with discount code SYMEX14 to save $450.

Meet us at Booth #827

  • Experience the latest trends in federated analytics, transformational mobility, and our game-changing new analytics tech, HyperIntelligence
  • Discuss best practices for deploying cloud, AI, ML, and mobility applications
  • Learn what your peers and leading organizations across all industries are doing to stay ahead
  • View live product demonstrations and real-world application use cases from FSI, Services, Manufacturing, Healthcare, and Government

It’s a Small World. Let’s Connect!

Meet 1:1 with MicroStrategy executives. Explore your biggest business hurdles and how to address them with the latest innovations in analytics.

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Marge Breya

Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

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Susan Cook,

Executive Vice President, North America Sales

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Ozzie Nelson

Vice President, Federal

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Emily Shorter,

Vice President, Product Marketing

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Vijay Anand,

Vice President, Product Marketing

Join us at an executive peer-to-peer networking reception or dinner onsite at the Symposium!


Executive Networking Reception

Monday, October 21 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Shula’s Steak House

Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort


Executive Networking Reception

Tuesday, October 22 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Shula’s Steak House

Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort


Executive Networking Dinner

Tuesday, October 22 | 7:15pm

Shula’s Steak House

Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort