At the intersection of art, cycling, and technology, the

Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit is designed to explore 

WHAT'S NEXT...

AFTER NEXT?

OCTOBER 18-21

VIRTUAL or VIRTUAL+

A UNIQUE VIRTUAL+ EXPERIENCE

Virtual or, for the very first time, Virtual+

Virtual+ includes all Tech Summit content, available on-demand for 12 months, PLUS the opportunity to join three à la carte small group outdoor experiences, designed for those interested in enjoying our region's unique quality of life firsthand!

 
 

INDUSTRY LEADING PRESENTERS

Our list of confirmed speakers includes:

  • Carter Malloy, AcreTrader, Founder and CEO

  • Brendan Quirk, Allied Cycle Works, CEO

  • Dayton Castleman, Artist

  • Landon Perkins, Artist

  • Mark Ramos, Artist

  • Sarah Rothberg, Artist

  • Chandler Malone, Atento Capital, Entrepreneurial Director

  • Hari Gopalkrishnan, Bank of America, Managing Director

  • Ayse Birsel, Co-Founder and Creative Director, Birsel & Seck

  • Shelly Bell, Black Girl Ventures, Founder and CEO

  • Robbie Douek, BLAST, CEO

  • Matt Waldbusser, BlueYonder, Global Field CTO and Group Vice President

  • Javier de la Torre, CARTO, CSO

  • Ryan Manchee, Centro,VP, Media Innovations and Technology

  • Adam Compain, ClearMetal, CEO

  • Patricia (Trish) Birch, Cognizant, SVP and Practice Leader, Healthcare Consulting

  • Sashi Padarthy, Cognizant, AVP, Healthcare Consulting

  • Angela Lee, Columbia Business School, Professor of Practice and CIO

  • Kevin Hart, Cox Communications, Executive Vice President, Chief Product and Technology Officer

  • Roland Ehigiamusoe, Deloitte Consulting, Managing Director

  • Art Mazor, Deloitte Consulting, Principal

  • Anthony Jardim, Deloitte Consulting, Principal

  • Daryl Haegley GISCP OCP, Department of Defense, Director, Mission Assurance and Cyber Deterrence

  • Lada Rasochova, PhD MBA, DERMALA,CEO

  • Mindy Seu, Designer and Researcher

  • Miles G. Dotson, Devland, Managing Partner

  • Canem Arkan, Endeavor NWA, Managing Director

  • Jessica Head, Endeavor NWA, Marketing Manager

  • Andrew Cosgrove, EY, Global Consumer Knowledge Leader & Lead Analyst

  • Barbara Marchini-Ellis, Partner, EY

  • Maren Miller, EY, Associate Director

  • Kristina Rogers, EY, Global Consumer Leader

  • Taylor Sisson, EY, Partner

  • Rick Neuman, Chief Product and Technology Officer, Flipp

  • Nigel Thurlow, Flow Consortium ,CEO

  • Phillip Crippen, Google Cloud,Customer Engineer, Google

  • Jason Hinds, Director, Google Cloud Customer Engineering, Google

  • Ben Good, Google Cloud, Solutions Architect, Google

  • Brandon Royal, Solutions Manager, Google

  • Gary Gruver, Gruver Consulting, LLC, President

  • James Hobson, The Hacksmith, YouTube Creator

  • Sean Womack, Happy Egg, VP Marketing & Innovation

  • Chauncey Holloman Pettis, Harlem Lyrics, LLC and Winrock International, CEO and Director, Arkansas Women's Business Center

  • Libby Ediger, Holberton Tulsa, Executive Director

  • Becca Shaddox, i2i Labs, Partner and COO

  • David Wallace, Info-Tech Research Group, VP, Research - Industry

  • Brad Corrion, Intel Corporation, Director, Strategic Architecture

  • Dr. Michael McManus, Intel Corporation, Director, Precision Medicine & Principal Engineer”

  • Rachel Mushahwar, Intel Corporation, Vice President & General Manager: US Sales Enterprise, Government, Next Wave Cloud Providers

  • Lori Homsher, Vice President Engineering & Technology, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.

  • Vana Matte, Senior Vice President Engineering & Technology, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.

  • Shelley Simpson, J.B. Hunt, EVP and Chief Commercial Officer

  • Margaret Townsend, Senior Vice President Engineering & Technology, J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.

  • Karen Gillespie, Kitestring, Corporate Counsel

  • Candice Matthews-Brackeen, Lightship Capital, Founder and General Partner

  • Rodney Williams, LISNR, Co-Founder and COO

  • Edwin Ortiz, Luncher, Founder and CEO

  • Damian Brady, Microsoft, Cloud DevOps Advocate

  • Kenny Belaey, Multiple World champion MTB Trials, Enduro rider, Public speaker, BikeARTist

  • Stephanie Pereira, NEW INC, Director

  • John Tozer, newtrul, Co-Founder and CEO

  • Matias Muchnick, NotCo, CEO and Founder

  • Kevin Clark, Now Diagnostics | NowDX, CEO

  • Marianne Miens, Onclave Networks, President

  • Carolyn Mooney, nextmv, Co-Founder and CEO

  • Dr. Indu B. Singh, OST Inc., Chief Scientist

  • Ben Hubbard, Parsyl Inc., CEO and Co-Founder

  • David Kersey, PIXEL, a School for Media Arts, Executive Director 

  • Christine Pummill, Plug and Play Northwest Arkansas, Program Manager

  • Angela Grayson, Precipice IP PLLC + Founder 2 Founder, Principal Member and Founder

  • Simon Mottram, Rapha, Founder

  • John Willis, Red Hat, Senior Director Global Transformation Office

  • Benito Lubazibwa, ReMix Ideas, LLC, Founder and CEO

  • Jonah Brucker-Cohen, Researcher, Artist, Writer, and Assistant Professor, Lehman College, CUNY

  • Josh Stanley, President, RevUnit

  • Simon Mulcahy, Salesforce, CIO

  • Sunil Rao, Salesforce,Global Head, Consumer Goods Go-To-Market

     

  • Britt Fogg, Shiloh Technologies, Founder and CEO

  • Travis Holoway, SoLo Funds, Inc., Co-Founder and CEO

  • David Adefeso, Sootchy, Inc., Founder and CEO

  • Michael Suswal, Standard, COO

  • Asa Hutchinson, State of Arkansas, Governor

  • Arnie Katz, CEO, Stealth Startup

  • Paige Johnson, Ten-Nine Technologies, Founder and CEO

  • René Bastón, Team8, Director of Scientific Ecosystems and Ideation

  • Stacey Mason, The Improv Lab, Founder

  • Kerry Rupp, True Wealth Ventures, General Partner

  • Nicholas Lalla, Tulsa Innovation Labs, Co-Founder and Managing Director

  • Shawna Khouri, Tulsa Innovation Labs, Manager, Virtual Health

  • Dean Banks, Tyson Foods, President and CEO

  • Scott Spradley, Tyson Foods, CTO

  • Erin Tilley, Tyson Foods, Human Centered Design Lead

  • Lisa Calhoun, UnaliWear, CEO

  • Jean Anne Booth, UnaliWear, CEO

  • Emma Willis, Venture Noire, Director

  • Keenan Beasley, Venture Noire & Supply Factory Brands, Founder and CEO

  • Meng Chee, Walmart, EVP and Chief Product Officer

  • John Damalas, Walmart, VP Associate Digital Experience

  • Bryan Finster, Walmart, Value Stream Architect, Walmart DevOps Dojo

  • Dana Finster, Walmart, Principal Software Engineer, Cybersecurity, Walmart

  • Sravana Karnati, Walmart, SVP Technology

  • Courtney N. Naudo, Vice President, Enterprise Leverage, International Technology, Walmart

  • Nuala O'Connor, Walmart, SVP and Chief Counsel, Digital Citizenship

  • Karen Minkel, Walton Family Foundation, Home Region Program Director

  • Brian AM Williams, Wayne and Reed, Founder

  • Tracy Gaudet, MD, Whole Health Institute and Chopra Library, Executive Director

  • Robin McIntosh, WorkIt Health, Co-Founder and Co-CEO

  • Meredith Lowry, Wright Lindsey & Jennings, LLP, Counsel

  • Antwan Phillips, Wright Lindsey & Jennings, LLP, Partner

  • Graham Cobb, Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce, President and CEO

 

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WE'RE ALL

TECHNOLOGISTS NOW

This event is for everyone interested in how technology can help businesses and communities collaborate to solve common challenges in a rapidly changing world: 

  • Small Business Owners

  • C-Suite Executives

  • CPG Leaders

  • Communication + Social Media Professionals

  • Marketing Specialists

  • Venture Capitalists

  • Developers

  • Educators + Students

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