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Join 200 Technology and Business leaders for exclusive networking opportunities powerful speakers, and facilitated table conversations with CxOs – all to support i.c.stars innovative technology training program for underserved Chicago adults.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
300 E Randolph St, 30th Floor Chicago IL 60601
8:00am- noon
VIP Reception:
7:00am- 8:00am
Conference Theme:
Technology, AI and Bias

Capitalize VIP Table Hosts Include:

*Lisa Angara, Director of Application Delivery, Navistar
*William Barbosa, Director, IT Infrastructure, Security & Operations, Adtalem Global Education
*Molly Barrett, Vice President Technology AIM Specialty Health
*Mark Brelje, Managing Director CIBC
*Bob Border, Chief Information Officer Ingredion Incorporated
*Chris Campbell, CIO, DeVry University
*Dee Choudhary, Practice Leader Wavicle Data Solutions
*Ramnath Cidambi, CIO, Illinois Student Assistance Commission
*Mike Cozzi, Senior Technology Director, HAVI
*Kelly Coomer, CIO Sammons Financial Group Member Companies
*Tim Copeland, Business Systems Manager Medline
*Ed Earl, CIO Federal Signal
*Jeff Eisentraut, Senior Vice President Information Technology RR Donnelley
*John Falsetti, Director of Information Technology Maryville Academy
*Tom Forkenbrock, Chief Information Security Officer, Central States Funds
*Eric Foster, EVP & CIO Donnelley Financial Solutions
*Dennis Harding, Vice President of IT – Infrastructure and Operations Adtalem Global Education
*John Higginson, CTO, Groupon
*Lori Hess, Vice President, Solution & Client Delivery AIM Specialty Health
*Steven Jones, VP Product Development Centro
*Andy Jurczyk, Chief Information Officer Seyfarth Shaw LLP
*Jai Kuchimanchi, CTO Sammons Financial Group Member Companies
*Didier Le Tien, VP of Architecture, App Dev, Data Engineering, User Experience Design, CloudOps and DevOps US Foods
*Teri Lonergan, VP of IT and Relationship Management PharMEDium Healthcare
*Susan Lucas, SVP of Technology Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants
*Ron Mathis, Director of Corporate IT Operations Illinois Tool Works
*Donna Mains, Director, Quality Engineering Zoro Tools, Inc.
*Scot Marcotte, Chief Technology Officer Buck
*Amy McGraner, Director, IT Portfolio Management CNA
*Patrick Moroney, Chief Information Officer, Central States Funds
*Karen Nowicki, Director of Engineering, Enova International
*Michelle Pacynski, VP, Digital Innovation ULTA Beauty
*Jack Patterson, ‎Vice President – IT Infrastructure and Operations Essendant
*James Pierce VP Process and Systems Medline Industries
*Leslie Pyles, Director Core/MF Solutions & Project Support, US Foods
*Julie Ragland, CIO Navistar
*Joseph Rago, Director, Digital Innovation, Digital Innovation ULTA Beauty
*Krishna Ramachandran, Vice President, Provider Network Solutions BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma & Texas
*Keith Rohland, Chief Information Officer US Foods
*Jesse Sanders Director, IT Infrastructure Clayco
*Pat Schimpf, Director of IT PharMEDium Healthcare
*Bruce Schinelli, Chief Information Officer, TTX Company
*Dan Simpson, Global Chief Information Officer at Grant Thornton International
*Carl Snyder, CTO, Central States Funds
*Helen Sun, Chief Technology Officer, STATS Perform
*Hema Sundaram, Chief Technology Officer , Cook County Bureau of Technology
*Carol Spencer, AIM Specialty Health
*Ron Swan, Information Technology Director, ASCP
*Jim Tarvin, Manager, Enterprise Software Solutions, Business and Information Services, Argonne National Laboratory
*John Thompson, Global Head of Advanced Analytics & Artificial Intelligence CSL Behring
*Joanna Vahlsing, SVP, Program Management and Operations Centro
*David Ziegelski, Vice President of Information Technology National Material L.P.

Reach out to sales@icstars.org for more information about positioning your brand at the center of Chicago’s tech community.

Single Conference Ticket: $1,500

Sponsorships are still available to position your brand at the center of Capitalize on Illinois. Contact sales@icstars.org for more information or to customize a package.

Facilitated table Discussion at Capitalize on Illinois 2019

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Entara and Golub Capital speaking to the Journey to Automation at Capitalize 2019.

Gamelle Davis, i.c.stars Cycle 28. 2019 Alumni Impact Award Recipient.