Your VIP Experience | Thursday, 17 May 2018 | ExCEL, London
Please contact ukexecutiveprogrammes@salesforce.com if you have any questions.
 

The Executive Experience at Salesforce World Tour is an invite-only experience where UK and Ireland’s leading C-Suite and senior executives can build relationships and uncover new strategies to reinvent their organisations. It’s an opportunity to explore the latest technologies changing the way we connect with customers and drive competitive advantage.

Inspirational Trailblazers will share how leaders can leverage technologies such as AI to stay at the forefront of innovation and accelerate growth. A thought-provoking Futures LAB will delve into the implications of a world characterised by explosive connectivity, speed and disruption. 

As part of our Executive Experience, you will also have access to our Executive  Lounge, a place you can retreat to throughout the day for networking and refreshments.

Don’t miss this exclusive experience which will also secure you a VIP seat at the World Tour keynote with Simon Mulcahy, CMO at Salesforce.

We hope to see you there for an incredible day of inspiration and fun.

We’re delighted to offer you exclusive access to our Executive Lounge. We will be serving a light breakfast, seated networking lunch and refreshments throughout the day. We encourage you to use this space to engage in discussion with your industry peers, and to build new relationships with executives from across the UK and Ireland.

The GDPR is a comprehensive European privacy law that takes effect on May 25, 2018. Salesforce welcomes this law as an important step forward in streamlining data protection requirements across the European Union. As part of its commitment to the success of its customers, Salesforce is dedicated to helping its customers comply with the GDPR. Join Lindsey in the executive Lounge to ask any questions you may have.

Lindsey Finch, Senior Vice President, Global Privacy & Product Legal

We are pleased to offer you a VIP viewing of this year’s keynote speaker, Simon Mulcahy CMO, Salesforce. 

In the keynote, you’ll hear how customers can use the Customer Success Platform to create connected customer experiences, learn new skills, innovate their companies, and shape the future. Hear from Simon about how world-class brands are using the latest Salesforce innovations - including Trailhead, Einstein AI, Lightning, and IoT - to blaze a new trail to customer success.

The executive lunch  will be hosted by Andrew Lawson, EVP & UKI Country Leader and is a great opportunity to meet other industry leaders and share unique experiences and perspectives.
We’re thrilled to invite you to select and actively participate in a Salesforce Futures LAB or small executive immersion session with your peers and industry experts. For more details on Futures LAB and Immersion sessions please click here . Alternatively, use this time to network or to explore the broader Salesforce World Tour event .
We’re looking for the next great startup built on the Salesforce Platform, and we’re bringing in an expert panel of judges to help us do it! Join our VIPs as three entrepreneurs pitch their companies onstage for an opportunity to win a £100,000 investment to kick start their business from Salesforce Ventures.
We invite you to meet the Dreampitch winner as well as the panel judges over some drinks and refreshments in the Executive Lounge.
 
 
 
 

Andrew is the Executive Vice President of Europe, a position he has held since January 2017. In this role he is responsible for Salesforce’s enterprise business across EMEA – Salesforce’s second largest region.

He joined Salesforce in July 2013 as UK&I Managing Director and Senior Vice President, Northern Europe. Since then he has been instrumental in driving the extensive growth the company has seen throughout EMEA. 

As Managing Director he led the company to achieve 3rd Best Place to Work in the UK Great Places to Work ranking (2 years running) and the 8th Best UK Employer in the Glassdoor rankings, among many other awards. This year, Andrew was recognised for his work to promote equality in the technology industry, appearing on Management Today’s Agents of Change power list. He believes it is our responsibility to help attract the best talent into the technology industry and that should start at school especially STEM subjects.

Prior to joining Salesforce, Andrew worked for Oracle Corporation for 14 years, in a range of sales and management roles including latterly Vice President of Commercial Industries & Public Services. He also specialized in Security and Defense.

Andrew is married with two young children.  A competitive sailor and is a member of Harlequins Rugby Club.  

 
 
 
 
Lindsey Finch is Salesforce’s Senior Vice President, Global Privacy and Product Legal.  In this role, Lindsey leads Salesforce’s global privacy program and product legal function, including developing and implementing Salesforce’s privacy policies and practices, training employees on their privacy responsibilities, working with Salesforce’s customers on their privacy and data protection concerns, collaborating with Salesforce’s Government Affairs team on privacy-related policy matters and regulatory engagement, and partnering with Salesforce’s product and technology team regarding a wide variety of legal issues. A practicing attorney and Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP), Lindsey reports directly to Salesforce’s General Counsel. Prior to joining Salesforce in 2008, Lindsey was Privacy Counsel at General Electric. Before and during law school, Lindsey worked on privacy-related issues at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Lindsey received her Juris Doctor from American University, Washington College of Law and her Bachelor of Arts in Communication and Political Science from the University of California, San Diego. Lindsey is a member of the California Bar.
 
 
 
 
Simon Mulcahy is the Chief Marketing Officer at Salesforce, where he leads Salesforce’s global marketing organization and is responsible for driving market leadership, global awareness, demand generation, strategic events and communications for Salesforce.

Mulcahy has held numerous leadership roles at Salesforce. Most recently, he built Salesforce’s Financial Services vertical go-to-market and product strategy, launching the Financial Services Cloud. Prior to this, Mulcahy founded and led Salesforce’s Strategic Innovation Practice, "Ignite,” helping Salesforce’s top customers reinvent business and operating models.

Until 2008, Mulcahy was Head of Technology Industries of the World Economic Forum (known for its annual summit in Davos that attracts CEOs and world leaders). In that role, he worked closely with CEOs of leading global technology companies, as well as prominent thought leaders and government leaders.

Earlier in his career, Mulcahy was a strategy consultant, and before that, a British Army Officer. Mulcahy has an MBA from Columbia University, London Business School and INSEAD, and an honors degree in economics & politics. He speaks fluent French and German, and is a Global Leadership Fellow of the World Economic Forum.
 
 
 
 

Peter Schwartz is an internationally renowned futurist and business strategist, specializing in scenario planning and working with corporations, governments, and institutions to create alternative perspectives of the future and develop robust strategies for a changing and uncertain world. As Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning for Salesforce, he manages the organization’s ongoing strategic conversation. Peter leads the Salesforce Futures LAB – a collaboration between strategic thinkers at Salesforce and its customers around provocative ideas on the future of business.

Prior to joining Salesforce, Peter was co-founder and chairman of Global Business Network. He is the author of several works. His first book, The Art of the Long View, is considered a seminal publication on scenario planning. Peter has also served as a script consultant on the films "The Minority Report," "Deep Impact," "Sneakers," and "War Games." He received a B.S. in aeronautical engineering and astronautics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York.

We are experiencing a major technological convergence: big data, machine learning, and increasing computing power will make artificial intelligence ubiquitous. Companies today face pressure to integrate AI and automation into their business to improve the customer experience and inform decisions. Critical skill sets required in this new reality and the job market will drastically change overnight. What sectors and jobs are most vulnerable to automation and displacement? How will the nature of work and compensation evolve? How will we prepare the existing and future workforce to identify individual skills gaps and prepare for the jobs of the future?

This Futures LAB explores the implications of the new reality and what you can do today to prepare your organization and workers.

The Futures LAB exists to guide conversations about provocative ideas about the longer term future that give business leaders the confidence to make good strategic decisions in the face of uncertainty.

An in-person interactive experience designed to explore an agenda for the future through collaborative learning, developing ideas and understanding the implications of those ideas to our customers.

Participants walk away with:

  • New ideas and ways of thinking
  • Inspiration and motivation to take action in the face of uncertainty
  • Confidence to make better decisions about the future

Future-preparedness is a powerful predictor for becoming an outperformer in the industry: 33% higher profitability, 200% higher growth.

NOTATION:

Rohrbech R. and Kum, M.E., “Corporate foresight and its impact on firm performance: A longitudinal analysis”. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 2018. Web
Experience the unexpected. Explore opportunities for customer-focused innovation at the intersection of emerging technologies, artificial intelligence, and the Salesforce platform.

This is the unique opportunity for you to participate in what has been ranked as a top session for Silicon Valley innovation tours by CEOs and Singularity University.

You will be placed in the driver's seat of a uniquely Salesforce customer journey as you touch, feel and experience a 100% live, personalized, hands-on immersion. Get ready to interact with AI powered store signage, chatbots that know when you're upset and connected products that help you master your next adventure - all within 30 minutes.

Immersion places our guests at the centre of live experiences built on Salesforce. They drive the demo and each touch they make changes their journey. No mockups - just real product.

Experience immersion with:

Expedition - a retail customer journey

Session times:
14:00 - 14:30,
15:00 - 15:30

Thrive - A retail banking customer journey
Session Time: 13:00 - 13:30
 
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Please note we will add updates to the agenda on this site, as they become available. The agenda may be subject to change.
The Leaders’ Summit is an invitation only executive program which will run in parallel with Salesforce World Tour London . Due to the exclusive nature of this event, please note that this invitation is not transferable.