Where the OKR brain trust and transformation thinkers come to share experience and progress!

May 25-27   8:30am-1:00pm PDT

With insights and learnings from:

Microsoft
Cisco
Iterable
EXL
Malwarebytes
Zuora
Avalara
Praxis

Keynote Speaker

Geoffrey A. Moore

Geoffrey Moore is known for his seminal works and the strategic insights in Crossing the Chasm, Escape Velocity, and Zone to Win.

Guest experts from Microsoft, Cisco, Iterable, Zuora, EXL and more!

Daisy Hernandez

Daisy Hernandez
SVP, Strategy & Operations
Zuora

Greg Higham

Greg Higham
Chief Information Officer
Malwarebytes

Denise Kanfield

Denise Kanfield
Transformation Leader and OKR Guru
Cisco

Sam Meckey

Sam Meckey
EVP - Head of Healthcare
EXL

John Nisi

John Nisi
GM & COO of US Cloud & Enterprise Business
Microsoft

Deidre Paknad

Deidre Paknad
CEO and co-founder
WorkBoard

Derek Samford

Derek Samford
Senior Director of Product Security
Avalara

Jeff Samuels

Jeff Samuels
Chief Operating Officer
Iterable

Marcio Souza

Marcio Souza
President and CEO
Praxis Precision Medicines

Kent Young

Kent Young
Strategic Program Manager
VMware

Accelerate Discussion Themes

Transforming Companies
& Markets

How companies are driving bold visions for a more digital future by rapidly adjusting and aligning OKRs and running a truly digital OKR cycle.

Raising Operating
Velocity

How organizations are raising agility and velocity with stronger lateral alignment and a faster operating rhythm centered around the results they want to achieve.

Focusing Efforts
on Outcomes

How companies are energizing teams to imagine and achieve their best possible and elevating the urgency and focus on outcomes.

Accelerate Agenda

May 25, 2021

Welcome and Keynote

Deidre Paknad

Deidre Paknad
CEO and co-founder, WorkBoard

Geoffrey Moore

Geoff Moore
Author, Crossing the Chasm, Escape Velocity, and Zone to Win

8:30am - 9:20am PDT

Driving Mission Momentum with WorkBoard

Marcio Souza

Marcio Souza
President and CEO, Praxis Precision Medicines

With mission urgency, Praxis dreams big and leans fearlessly into the red. Learn how Praxis aligns on outcomes and provides radical transparency to bring life changing treatments to the patients who need them.

9:25am - 10:10am PDT

Accelerating a Growth Company: Clarity and Lateral Alignment Superpowers

Greg Higham

Greg Higham
CIO, Malwarebytes

Malwarebytes is on an important mission and continues to focus on increasing velocity. Learn how, during hypergrowth, the leadership team provides clarity on value creation and enables high impact collaboration across teams.

10:25am - 11:10am PDT

Fast Growth Requires Fast Alignment and Transparency

John Nisi

John Nisi
GM & COO of US Cloud & Enterprise Business, Microsoft

Hear how this Microsoft organization drives clarity and focus while facing accelerating rates of change and increasing complexity. Microsoft continues to drive growth through critical cross team dependencies and by inspiring teams to aim for great and exceed what they think is possible.

11:15am - 12:00pm PDT

May 26, 2021

OKRs & Agile: A Dynamic Duo

Derek Samford

Derek Samford
Senior Director of Product Security, Avalara

Agility, Velocity, and Innovation are critical elements of Avalara's growth strategy. Learn how Avalara combines the Agile and OKR frameworks to raise their teams' velocity and outpace their competition.

8:30am - 9:20am PDT

Aligning & Driving Growth with WorkBoard

Jeff Samuels

Jeff Samuels
Chief Operating Officer, Iterable

To align on and mobilize teams around Iterable's bold mission, the leadership team doubles down on clarifying strategy and driving accountability. Hear how the C-suite establishes a culture that leads from the front and leans into the red.

9:25am - 10:10am PDT

Using Platform Power to Drive Outcomes

Denise Kanfield

Denise Kanfield
Transformation Leader and OKR Guru, Cisco

Cisco is a results focused organization that inspires alignment and empowers accountability. In this session, gain insights on how Cisco leverages OKRs & WorkBoard to enable transparency, alignment, and instill urgency in their operating rhythm.

10:25am - 11:10am PDT

Coaches Meetup: OKR Integrity, Fidelity and Efficiency

Kent Young

Kent Young
Strategic Program Manager, VMware

This meetup is for coaches ready to help their teams align on real value.

11:15am - 12:00pm PDT

Hands-on WorkBoard Labs

Build your expertise on new and existing capabilities in WorkBoard.

12:05pm - 12:50pm PDT

May 27, 2021

Raising the Bar on Digital Transformation with WorkBoard: Digital On the Inside To Be Digital On the Outside

Sam Meckey

Sam Meckey
EVP - Head of Healthcare, EXL

The healthcare industry is rapidly transforming and for EXL that means making more hard choices, faster. Learn how EXL seizes the opportunity with alignment, iteration, and transparency and elevates leaders and teams along the way.

8:30am - 9:25am PDT

Turning OKRs into Outcomes

Daisy Hernandez

Daisy Hernandez
SVP, Strategy & Operations, Zuora

Zuora inspires measurement integrity and ambition as their growth rocket fuel. Learn how Zuora enables teams from the board room to the lunch room to focus on the true measures of their business performance. Hear how Zuora purposefully leverages OKR leaders and WorkBoard to raise their operating rhythm and velocity.

9:25am - 10:10am PDT

Hands-on WorkBoard Labs

Build your expertise on new and existing capabilities in WorkBoard.

10:25am - 1:00pm PDT

Accelerate your results and your business

Over 900 people from 400 companies attended the November event and OKRs are even more important today — this is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to connect and learn with OKR and results drivers!

“I am so impressed with the speakers at this summit and I think it speaks volumes about the quality of the WorkBoard team that these high performing leaders are willing to take the time to attend and present." — Kim F.

“These are amazing resources to enable my team — a fresh voice and view into amazing strategy execution.” — Ashwin K.

“Fantastic session and I love hearing the continuation of company’s journeys." — Denise K.

Register now to attend

May 25-27, 2021 • 8:30am-1:00pm PDT

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Don't miss this opportunity to accelerate growth in 2021!

This is a must-attend event for:

P&L Owners

Chiefs of Staff

Chief People Officers

OKR Process Owners

Directors of Operations

OKR Coaches and Enthusiasts

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