New York Marriott Marquis

Infrastructure Masons Leadership Summit 2019

iMasons will meet at the Data Center Dynamics Conference at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel on April 10, 2019. The iMasons meeting will only be open to iMasons members, and participants must also be registered for the DCD conference in order to access the meeting.

3:00pm – 3:30pm Fireside Chat – Mystery Guest

Fireside Chats have become a popular feature of iMason meetings. Previous chats have included Andy Bechtolsheim, Ken Duda , Christian Belady, Joe Kava, Scott McNealy and Michael Tobin. At this summit iMasosn will be hosting a Fireside Chat with Lincoln Heilner - Senior Associate at Macquarie.

3:30pm – 4:30pm Edge Masons – Think Tank

The EdgeMasons are a group of leaders at the forefront of Edge technology who come together, leaving their companies at the door, to work together as peers to support the community. Participants of EdgeMasons gatherings work in small teams to consider important issues where collaboration would be helpful to the development of the sector.

4:30pm – 5:00pm Dr. Julie Albright “The Untethered Generation”
5:00pm Book Signing

Digital Sociologist Dr. Julie Albright, will be discussing an emerging phenomenon “The Untethered Generation” – How our ties to people, places, jobs, traditional processes, and organising structures in society are being weakened or broken – displaced by digital hyper-connectivity. Julie will also talk about other topics covered in her new book ‘Left to Their Own Devices: How Digital Natives Are Reshaping the American Dream’.

Bonus: iMason’s top strategic initiative for 2019 is our $1Million Challenge to raise money for scholarships.  Attendees who donate $100 to the IM Scholarship Fund will receive a signed copy of Dr. Albright’s book.