You are invited to Kansas City’s most exclusive CEO event, co-chaired by John Ricciardelli, President & CEO of Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies and Jeanette Prenger, CEO of ECCO Select.
The Tech CEO Retreat is held at Maple Ranch, a beautiful estate south of Kansas City. This retreat is designed specifically for area leaders who are passionate about connecting with their peers and learning about the key issues facing the future of the tech industry.
Event programming will include an exclusive presentation on brand new local tech industry data, guest speakers, including top Forrester Analyst Michael Facemire, Dimensional Innovations CEO Tucker Trotter, and Cerner CEO Brent Shafer. There will also be an opportunity to take advantage of Maple Ranch's amenities. Attendees will be able to utilize the shooting range, fishing ponds, hiking trails and beautiful landscape.
There are some rules to attend: your company must be an active member of the KC Tech Council and you must be the CEO, or the highest ranking local official, of your company.
Space is limited and rooms for attendees are provided on a first come, first serve basis.
Thursday, May 3rd
Registration | 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Program begins | 9:45 a.m.
Program concludes | 9:00 p.m.
State of the Industry Report
Ryan Weber | President, KC Tech Council
Global Tech Trends for CEOs
Michael Facemire | Principal Analyst, Forrester
Computer Science Policy Landscape
Cameron Wilson | COO, Code.org
Enterprise CEO Panel
Lesa Mitchell (Moderator) | Managing Director, TechStars
Brent Shafer | CEO, Cerner
John Ricciardelli | President, Honeywell FM&T
Tucker Trotter | CEO, Dimensional Innovations
Friday, May 4th
Breakfast | 8:00 a.m.
Program begins | 9:00 a.m.
Program concludes | 12:00 p.m.
Quinton Lucas | City Councilman, KCMO
Tracey Mann | Lt. Governor, Kansas
Tech Legislation Landscape
Rodney Gray | Polsinelli