We invite you to participate in the third annual Foley CIO ThinkTank Series. This year’s program is titled Vendor Management: Realizing on the Promise of Value Delivery. A select group of fellow chief information officers and technology executives will join you alongside Foley Information Technology & Outsourcing attorneys and consultants from EquaTerra in this unique, cross-disciplinary business intelligence exchange.
Our discussion will address:
Materials we distribute in advance of the weekend will serve as a platform for our discussions. Comments and feedback resulting from our discussions will be incorporated into a post-ThinkTank edition of the materials that will be sent to you and the other attendees as a reference tool on this subject.
In addition, to ensure you enjoy the sites, culture, and local cuisine, we have arranged for a number of first-rate events for your pleasure throughout your stay.
Friday, September 14
Cocktails and Hors d’oeuvres Reception
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 15
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Creating a Vendor Relationship That Can Be Managed Effectively
9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Approaches to Pay-for-Performance Contracting
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Articulating Business Objectives and Evaluating Performance Based on Achieving Those Objectives
Governance Best Practices and Resource Requirements
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Measuring Value Delivery
2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cocktails and Dinner
Ivy at the Shore
1535 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica