Download the schedule for speaker sessions and panel discussions here.
Tuesday, September 26 | 10:30-12:00 | Augusta Room
The goal of this event is to provide an opportunity for the region’s leading c-level tech executives to share ideas and best practices that will help advance their companies and impact the region. This executive level event is by invitation only.
RISING TECH STAR AWARDS
Tuesday, September 26 | 10:30-12:00 | Savannah Room
The Rising Tech Star Awards honor IT professionals that are experiencing growth in their careers and are projected to becoming the future technology leaders in our region. With Bryan Kaiser, President of Vernovis, as our keynote speaker, we are excited to recognize and celebrate this year's class of Rising Tech Stars.
LEADING COLLEGIATE TECH STUDENT AWARDS
Tuesday, September 26 | 1:00-2:30 | Augusta Room
Celebrating young talent and encouraging their active participation in the tech community is key for the ongoing advancement and growth of our region. This award celebrates college level students in their freshman through senior years who have been identified by faculty and staff as future technology leaders.
CRAFT BREW PARTY
Tuesday, September 26 | 4:00-7:00 | The Courtyard
Cincinnati has a long history and appreciation for craft beer. Guests will sample a variety of beer from the best breweries in the area, sip cocktails, and enjoy great food all while being entertained by SnapBaq. Come and discover a new craft brew and celebrate with others who have a passion for tech and innovation. Sponsored by RoundTower Technologies.
WHO'S WHO IN HIGH SCHOOL TECH AWARDS
Wednesday, September 27 | 8:30-10:00 | Augusta Room
We will recognize the leading tech-minded high school students and their school's tech programs in Southwest Ohio and Northern Kentucky who have shown thought leadership, a high aptitude for tech and are identified as future leaders in the field of innovation and technology.
RISING STAR SYMPOSIUM
Wednesday, September 27 | 10:00-11:15 | Savannah Room
This invitation only event will consist of the Rising Tech Star Award honorees and other technology leaders networking and problem solving in a collaborative setting. With a format similar to "speed dating," participants will rotate between small groups sharing their best ideas and practices with one another to help advance their organizations and impact the region.
CORPORATE TECH & INNOVATION AWARDS (Ticketed Event)
Wednesday, September 27 | 11:15-1:00 | Augusta Room
We want to celebrate companies and organizations that have demonstrated professional achievements through the use of technology. This hallmark event honors our region's leading businesses who are champions in technology and are committed to cultivating a thriving and progressive business.
Wednesday, September 27 | 2:30-4:00 | Augusta Room
This event will feature key executives who have responsibility and oversight in the cybersecurity arena for their company. The panelists will present case studies followed by roundtable discussions and Q&A. The goal is to provide a platform for thought leaders to engage in deep and meaningful conversations offering best in class ideas as it pertains to cybersecurity. This executive level event is by invitation only.
POWER PLAYER COCKTAIL PARTY
Wednesday, September 27 | 4:00-6:00 | The Courtyard
What better way to end a fantastic day than to attend an incredible party. We invite you to enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while networking with CIOs and other C-level executives. Enjoy some music and unwind with Greater Cincinnati's top power players in tech and innovation.