What to Expect

BraveIT is an interactive, thought leadership and networking event designed for the modern IT professional.

Featured Speakers




Time Event
8:00 AM
Women in Tech Networking Breakfast & AR Experience
Rhonda Vetere, Global CIO/CTO and Author
9:30 AM
CXO Below Deck Experience
11:30 AM
Guest Reception & Lunch
12:30 PM
Kickoff & Opening Remarks
12:45 PM
Major General Brett Williams, USAF (Ret.)
1:30 PM
1:40 PM
Session 1
What 5G Really Means for IT
2:20 PM
Session 2
Battle Royale: Hyperscale vs. Hyperconverged
3:00 PM
Networking Break & Technology Spotlights
4:10 PM
Session 3
INSPECTION! The 2020 Security & Compliance Audit
4:50 PM
Session 4
With a Little Help From My Friends: IT Leaders Trade Stories & Secrets
5:30 PM
BraveIT Award
5:45 PM
Miral Kotb, Founder of iLuminate | iLuminate Performance
6:30 PM
Sunset Cocktail Reception on the Rooftop Flight Deck

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Archived Sessions

The agenda was designed to help the modern IT leader navigate and understand emerging technologies and how they are impacting IT business strategies. Speakers from Forrester, Microsoft, Zerto, VMware, Potbelly, Radware, and many others took the stage.

About the BraveIT Award

A peer nominated award to an individual who has exemplified bravery through the utilization of technology for the benefit of others. Nominations are now open!

The Venue

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
New York City

The Museum is a non-profit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world’s fastest jets and a guided missile submarine.
The Museum is located at:
Pier 86 | W 46th Street and 12th Avenue.
Join us at this home of the Brave.

“The session I enjoyed the most was the Digital Transformation session. I thought it was fascinating and very honest, that the panelists were very direct and candid about their experiences and their willingness to change.”

Jeff Sieracki, Senior Director, Product Management at CenturyLink