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Conference Keynote Sessions

Conference Opening
Monday 1st: 14:00

Mark Wilson

Colleagues in Corvettes Getting Cappuccinos
Monday 1st: 14:15

Greg Lotko

Carbon Capture
Monday 1st: 15:30

Geeth de Mel

Don’t call us special
Tuesday 2nd: 17:00

Chris Booth

Infrastructure and Application Modernization on IBM Z with Red Hat OpenShift
Wednesday 3rd: 17:00

Marcel Mitran

Conference Opening for 2nd Week
Monday 8th: 14:00

Mark Wilson

The Road to Digital Transformation is Paved with AIOps, SecOps, and DevOps
Monday 8th: 14:15

John McKenny

TBC
Monday 8th: 15:30

Saghi Amirsoleymani

Where Next? Keeping the mainframe relevant at Next.
Tuesday 9th: 17:00

Ian Thompson

TBD
Wednesday 10th: 17:00

Meredith Stowell

Conference Lunch & Learn Sessions

Do You Really Understand Mainframe Modernization?
Tuesday 2nd: 13:00

Misty Decker

Imposter Syndrome
Wednesday 3rd: 13:00

Resli Costabell

Lunch & Learn Session LC
Thursday 4th: 13:00

TBC

Five Tips to Energize Your Next Presentation
Tuesday 9th: 13:00

Glenn Anderson

SecOps, SOAR and how to build a strategy for your mainframe
Wednesday 10th: 13:00

Edward Shim

Mainstream the Mainframe with Automated CI/CD Pipelines and Shift Left Automated Testing
Thursday 11th: 13:00

Atul Bhovan

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Monday 1st November

Time

Virtual Room 1

Keynotes

Keynote: Conference Opening

14:00 - 14:15

Speaker: Mark Wilson
Company: BMC Software

 

Keynote: Colleagues in Corvettes Getting Cappuccinos

14:15 - 15:15

Speaker: Greg Lotko
Company: Broadcom

 

Keynote: Carbon Capture

15:30 - 16:30

Speaker: Geeth de Mel
Company: IBM UK LTD.

 

Tuesday 2nd November

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

Virtual Room 3

Virtual Room 4

Virtual Room 5

Virtual Room 6

Virtual Room 7

Virtual Room 8

09:00 - 10:00

11 RACF things worth addressing

Henri Kuiper
zDevOps
Session: 1AA

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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OpenShift on Z: Practical Experience, Another Year On

Malcolm Beattie
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 2AA

Linux on Z
David Austin
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Journey to AIOps and Operational Resiliency

Domenico D'Alterio
IBM Europe
Session: 3AA

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

Threshold Reporting

Ralph Amirtharaj
SMT Data
Session: 6AA

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
chilli ratingchilli rating

COBOL: How old skool became new age

Derek Britton
Micro Focus
Session: 7AA

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
30 Minute Break

10:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:30

Data Mapping and Transformation Update for App Connect

Dominic Storey
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AB

MQ
Melvyn Maltz
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Abend resolution using a modern IDE

Tomas Cech
Broadcom
Session: 2AB

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
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IBM Z Workload Scheduler roadmap and strategy

Marco Cardelli
HCL Technologies
Session: 3AB

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson

SDSF Security – How does it work on z/OS 2.5 and onwards

Rob Scott
Rocket Software
Session: 5AB

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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Two Useful Open Source Performance Tools

Martin Packer
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 6AB

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
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Modern Data Protection Methodologies

Tim Reading
Luminex
Session: 7AB

SMWG
Nigel Morton
chilli ratingchilli rating
30 Minute Break

11:30 - 12:00

12:00 - 13:00

Hiding Among Bits - A Digital Forensic Saga

Cristian Coraci
Digital Forensic Examiner
Session: 1AC

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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Innovative, open and automated testing for your z/OS applications

William Yates
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 2AC

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
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GDPS interfaces, a modern approach for managing your HA/DR on mainframe

Anthony Morales
IBM
Session: 3AC

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

Capacity Management in a Changing World

Daniel Ruehl
21st Century Software, Inc.
Session: 6AC

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
chilli rating

What's New in z/OS V2.5

Marna Walle
IBM USA
Session: 7AC

LSWG
Rui Feio
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14:00 - 15:00

RACF Update

Mark Nelson
IBM USA
Session: 1AD

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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The joy of joins

Emil Kotrc
Broadcom Inc.
Session: 2AD

DB2
Colin Knight
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Proactively Reduce System Issues by Leveraging Machine Learning and Real Time Anomaly Detection

Daniel Wiegand
IBM
Session: 3AD

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

CICS Update from Hursley

Mark Cocker
IBM UK
Session: 4AD

CICS
Rob Stroud
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Parallel Sysplex Update

Stephen Warren
IBM
Session: 5AD

LSWG
Rui Feio
chilli ratingchilli rating

Intro to z/OS

Stephen Warren
IBM
Session: 6AD

101
Lena Rosch

Z Xplore

Paul Fairbairn
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 8AD

Mainframe Skills & Learning
Paul Fairbairn
30 Minute Break

15:00 - 15:30

15:30 - 16:30

OpenTelemetry and Mainframe Application Performance Monitoring: How we figured out distributed tracing on Z

Nicole Nemec
IBM
Session: 3AE

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

zHyperLink New Features and Real-World Experiences

Beth Peterson
IBM USA
Session: 7AE

SMWG
Nigel Morton
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OMP Mainframe Open Education Project

Paul Fairbairn
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 8AE

Mainframe Skills & Learning
Paul Fairbairn
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30 Minute Break

16:30 - 17:00

Keynote: Don’t call us special

17:00 - 18:00

Speaker: Chris Booth
Company: NatWest Group

 

Break

18:00 - 20:00

Quiz Night Quiz Night

20:00 - 22:00

Speaker: TBC

 

Wednesday 3rd November

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

Virtual Room 3

Virtual Room 4

Virtual Room 5

Virtual Room 6

Virtual Room 7

Virtual Room 8

09:00 - 10:00

Mainframe Fuzzing and Debugging

Jake Labelle
F-Secure
Session: 1AG

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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Zowe extensions in IBM Z Workload Scheduler

Federica Gari
HCL Technologies
Session: 3AG

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson
chilli rating

What's New in CICS Security

Colin Penfold
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 4AG

CICS
Rob Stroud
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zOS program fetch, how programs are found for execution

Keith Sisson
Compuware UK Ltd
Session: 6AG

102
David Lea
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30 Minute Break

10:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:30

App Connect Enterprise Certified Container in CP4i

Dominic Storey
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AH

MQ
Melvyn Maltz
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Squeeze Your Data with Db2:A History of compression

Jim Dee
BMC Software Ltd
Session: 2AH

DB2
Colin Knight
chilli rating

CICS Foundation update

John Tilling
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 4AH

CICS
Rob Stroud
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Mainframe Hardware 101

Lena Rosch
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 6AH

101
Lena Rosch

Cyber Resiliency with GDPS and Logical Corruption Protection

Terry O'Connor
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 7AH

SMWG
Nigel Morton
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Modernization on IBM Z

Paul Fairbairn
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 8AH

Mainframe Skills & Learning
Paul Fairbairn
chilli ratingchilli rating
30 Minute Break

11:30 - 12:00

12:00 - 13:00

Never Let a Good Crisis Go To Waste - Zero Trust in the Age of Covid

Chris Perry
BMC Software Ltd
Session: 1AI

ESWG
Jamie Pease

Hybrid Cloud Strategy with IBM Z and its Use Cases

Sebastien LLaurency
IBM Europe
Session: 2AI

Linux on Z
David Austin
chilli rating

Installing the Dynamic Workload Console (DWC) on the Mainframe

Marco Cardelli
HCL Technologies
Session: 3AI

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson
chilli rating

Nuts and Bolts of IMS Lock Management

Kevin Stewart
IBM
Session: 5AI

IMS
Dominic Jackson
chilli ratingchilli rating

The Journey to Tailored Fit Pricing

Steven Thomas
SMT Data
Session: 6AI

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
chilli ratingchilli rating
Lunch & Learn Imposter Syndrome

13:00 - 14:00

Speaker: Resli Costabell
Company: Costabell.com

 

14:00 - 15:00

Introduction to RACROUTE

Mark Nelson
IBM USA
Session: 1AJ

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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Sharing is Caring:Learning about Db2 data sharing

Neeraj Ahuja
BMC Software Ltd
Session: 2AJ

DB2
Colin Knight
chilli rating

Millennialization of the Mainframe and Beyond

Ewan Stewart
ASG
Session: 3AJ

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

Coding for fun, comparing REXX and COBOL

Henri Kuiper
zDevOps
Session: 4AJ

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
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Upgrade to z/OS 2.5 Planning Part 1 of 2

Marna Walle
IBM USA
Session: 5AJ

LSWG
Rui Feio
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System Recover Boost: Hitting the Turbo Button on z/OS

Scott Chapman
EPS
Session: 6AJ

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
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Debugging CICS Storage Violations Using IPCS

Ezriel Gross
Rocket Software
Session: 7AJ

CICS
Rob Stroud
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What skills are necesary for a future career?

Paul Fairbairn
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 8AJ

Mainframe Skills & Learning
Paul Fairbairn
30 Minute Break

15:00 - 15:30

15:30 - 16:30

Trust No One

Eysha Powers
IBM USA
Session: 1AK

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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CICStart your mainframe with Zowe and open source tooling

Joe Winchester
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 2AK

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
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AIOps - Monitoring and Observability: What’s New in OMEGAMON

Ashok Mahay
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 3AK

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson
chilli rating

The ABCs of IBM Z NetView IP Management

Pamela McLean
IBM USA
Session: 4AK

NMWG
Niall Buchanan
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What's The Use?

Martin Packer & Scott Ballentine
IBM
Session: 6AK

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
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IBM TS7700 What's New for 2021

Eddie Lin
IBM USA
Session: 7AK

SMWG
Nigel Morton
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Build tomorrow's team today

Cindy Peake
Broadcom Inc.
Session: 8AK

Mainframe Skills & Learning
Paul Fairbairn
30 Minute Break

16:30 - 17:00

Thursday 4th November

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

Virtual Room 3

Virtual Room 4

Virtual Room 5

Virtual Room 6

Virtual Room 7

Virtual Room 8

09:00 - 10:00

What's new in MQ

Jamie Squibb
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AM

MQ
Melvyn Maltz
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The Many Benefits of Proper Batch Initiation

Kelly Vogt
BMC Software Ltd
Session: 3AM

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson

The Future of APIs on Z

Anthony Papageorgiou
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 4AM

CICS
Rob Stroud
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Are you wasting money because of SIIS?

Danilo Gipponi
EPV Technologies
Session: 6AM

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
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APPLCOMPAT, NULLID and Me

Gareth Copplestone-Jones
Triton Consulting
Session: 7AM

DB2
Colin Knight
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30 Minute Break

10:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:30

What's new in MQ on z/OS - deep dive

Matt Leming
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AN

MQ
Melvyn Maltz
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Why you should look at Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform on IBM Z

Wilhelm Mild
IBM Europe
Session: 2AN

Linux on Z
David Austin

Streamlining Your Batch to use less time and CPU

Kim Mortensen
BMC Software
Session: 3AN

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson

Measuring the integrated accelerator for zEDC

Danilo Gipponi
EPV Technologies
Session: 6AN

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
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Recruitment of new Z Talent

Paul Fairbairn
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 8AN

Mainframe Skills & Learning
Ian Skellern
chilli rating
30 Minute Break

11:30 - 12:00

12:00 - 13:00

IBM z/OS Authorized Code Scanner (zACS)

Bryan Childs
IBM USA
Session: 1AO

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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Fast and simple mechanics to share MF data with external applications.

Tim Reading
Luminex
Session: 3AO

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

Is your IMS the best it can be?

Dennis Eichelberger
IBM
Session: 5AO

IMS
Dominic Jackson
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Managing and optimizing workloads in a consumption based world

Chris Walker
IBM USA
Session: 6AO

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
chilli rating

Where are all the user exits active?

Mike FitzGerald
Fitz Software & Co.
Session: 7AO

LSWG
Rui Feio
chilli ratingchilli rating

New Mainframers talk candidly

Earl Dixon
Broadcom
Session: 8AO

Mainframe Skills & Learning
Ian Skellern
Lunch & Learn Lunch & Learn Session LC

13:00 - 14:00

Speaker: TBC

 

14:00 - 15:00

MQ Clustering Deep Dive

Gwydion Tudur
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AP

MQ
Melvyn Maltz
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Analyze IBM Z Operational Data Alongside Your Hybrid Cloud Data for End to End Observability

Daniel Wiegand
IBM
Session: 3AP

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

Software in space - what mainframers can learn from space missions !

Joe Winchester
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 4AP

New Technologies
Sophie Green
chilli rating

IMS CDC streaming to Modern Analytic Platforms - Lessions Learned

Scott Quillicy
Precisely Limited
Session: 5AP

IMS
Dominic Jackson
chilli ratingchilli rating

Introduction to SA (Systems Automation)

David Swift
Nationwide Building Society
Session: 6AP

102
Christopher Knowles
chilli rating

Upgrade to z/OS 2.5 Planning Part 2 of 2

Marna Walle
IBM USA
Session: 7AP

LSWG
Rui Feio
chilli ratingchilli rating
30 Minute Break

15:00 - 15:30

15:30 - 16:30

What's new in IBM Z Security?

Michael Zagorski
IBM USA
Session: 1AQ

ESWG
Jamie Pease
chilli ratingchilli rating

How to connect Mainframe with Jenkins pipelines using USS

Uladzislau Kalesnikau
IBA Group
Session: 2AQ

Linux on Z
David Austin
chilli rating

Creating Unity Between your APM Application Owners and Z SMEs in a Truly Hybrid World

Nicole Nemec
IBM
Session: 3AQ

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

Ansible on Z

Bryant Panyarachun
IBM USA
Session: 4AQ

New Technologies
Sophie Green
chilli ratingchilli rating

NetMaster Development Update and Roadmap Review

Paul Schuler
Broadcom Inc.
Session: 6AQ

NMWG
Niall Buchanan

IBM z/OS Transparent Cloud Tiering - What's New and Improved

Eddie Lin
IBM USA
Session: 7AQ

SMWG
Nigel Morton
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30 Minute Break

16:30 - 17:00

17:00 - 18:00

Addressing the Top 3 Concerns with Privileged Users

Brian Marshall
Vanguard Integrity Professionals Ltd
Session: 1AR

ESWG
Jamie Pease
chilli rating

ISPF Master Class - Edit: from A to .ZLAST

Dan Dirkse

Session: 2AR

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
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Are You Truly Optimizing Resiliency on IBM Z?

Chris Taylor
21st Century Software, Inc.
Session: 3AR

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson

Eliminating Dangerous Installation Exit Code

Bob Rogers
Trident Services Inc
Session: 5AR

LSWG
Rui Feio
chilli ratingchilli rating

Cloud Pak for Data - Starter

Toobah Qadeer
IBM
Session: 6AR

101
Lena Rosch

DFSMS Latest and Greatest

Barb McDonald
IBM USA
Session: 7AR

SMWG
Nigel Morton
chilli ratingchilli rating

Manage your z/VM systems and your private on-prem Cloud with zPRO

James Vincent
Velocity Software GmbH
Session: 8AR

Linux on Z
David Austin
chilli rating
Monday 8th November

Time

Virtual Room 1

Keynotes

Private Session

09:00 - 17:00

Keynote: Conference Opening for 2nd Week

14:00 - 14:15

Speaker: Mark Wilson
Company: BMC Software

 

Keynote: TBC

15:30 - 16:30

Speaker: Saghi Amirsoleymani
Company: Rocket Software

 

Tuesday 9th November

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

Virtual Room 3

Virtual Room 4

Virtual Room 5

Virtual Room 6

Virtual Room 7

Virtual Room 8

09:00 - 10:00

Why the Mainframe Needs Modernized Connection and Protection

Malcolm Trigg
Micro Focus
Session: 1AS

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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z/VM 7.2 Platform Update, News, and Recommendations

Malcolm Beattie
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 2AS

Linux on Z
David Austin
chilli rating

Create a unified and collaborative AIOps experience for IBM Z

Wolfgang Schaeberle
IBM Europe
Session: 3AS

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

RACF for sysprogs 102

Mark Wilson
BMC Software
Session: 6AS

102
David Lea
chilli ratingchilli rating

Dev Ops and IMS (title TBC)

Haley Fung
IBM
Session: 7AS

IMS
Dominic Jackson
chilli ratingchilli rating

Closed Session ... By Invitation Only

Richard Gamblin
Microsoft
Session: 8AS

Exec Stream
Frank van der Wal
30 Minute Break

10:00 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:30

Securing your MQ channels with TLS

Gwydion Tudur
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AT

ESWG
Jamie Pease
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Modernizing Code Older Than You Are: One Newbie’s Journey

Gary Evans
Micro Focus
Session: 2AT

AppDev
Stuart Ashby

Dinosaurs, DWC and Docker

Dean Harrison
HCL Technologies
Session: 3AT

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson

CICS resource configuration for target environments

Pradeep Gohil
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 4AT

CICS
Rob Stroud
chilli ratingchilli rating

z/OS Terminology

Keith Sisson
Compuware UK Ltd
Session: 6AT

101
Lena Rosch

Closed Session ... By Invitation Only

Richard Gamblin
Microsoft
Session: 8AT

Exec Stream
Frank van der Wal
30 Minute Break

11:30 - 12:00

12:00 - 13:00

Where's my z/OS message ?

Matt Leming
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AU

MQ
Melvyn Maltz
chilli ratingchilli ratingchilli rating

Hybrid DevOps at Scale – A Case Study in Engineering Excellence

Per Kroll
Broadcom
Session: 2AU

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
chilli ratingchilli rating

10 tips to reach Mainframe Operational Excellence (or not)!

Melissa Leroy
ZETALY
Session: 3AU

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

Db2 z/OS housekeeping best practices

Michal Bialecki
IBM
Session: 4AU

DB2
Colin Knight
chilli ratingchilli rating

Analyzing z/OS SMF capture ratios

Barton Robinson
Velocity Software GmbH
Session: 5AU

LSWG
Rui Feio
chilli rating

Mainframe Performance Tuning

Mary Solomon
SMT Data
Session: 6AU

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
chilli rating

A mainframer's guide to object storage

Offer Baruch
Model9
Session: 7AU

SMWG
Nigel Morton
chilli rating

Closed Session ... By Invitation Only

Richard Gamblin
Microsoft
Session: 8AU

Exec Stream
Frank van der Wal
Lunch & Learn Five Tips to Energize Your Next Presentation

13:00 - 14:00

Speaker: Glenn Anderson
Company: GlenAndersonSpeaks

 

14:00 - 15:00

Ensuring message high availability with your IBM MQ systems

Jamie Squibb
IBM UK LTD.
Session: 1AV

MQ
Melvyn Maltz
chilli ratingchilli ratingchilli rating

Linux on IBM Z and Linux ONE - What's New

Stefan Raspl
IBM Europe
Session: 2AV

Linux on Z
David Austin
chilli rating

How can Workload Automation Intelligence provide key insights into reducing SLA breaches?

Edward Blazejewski
Broadcom Inc.
Session: 3AV

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson

Data Gate: Current and Consistent Db2 for z/OS Data on any Cloud

Sowmya Kameswaran
IBM USA
Session: 4AV

New Technologies
Sophie Green
chilli ratingchilli rating

IBM z/OS on z15 Hardware

Marna Walle
IBM USA
Session: 5AV

LSWG
Rui Feio
chilli ratingchilli rating

How long is too long? Multi-period Service Classes

John Baker
IntelliMagic
Session: 6AV

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
chilli ratingchilli ratingchilli rating

Closed Session ... By Invitation Only

Richard Gamblin
Microsoft
Session: 8AV

Exec Stream
Frank van der Wal
30 Minute Break

15:00 - 15:30

15:30 - 16:30

Scripting with Groovy

Daniel R Bruce
IBM
Session: 2AW

AppDev
Stuart Ashby
chilli ratingchilli ratingchilli rating

Roadmap to achieve full mobile-to-mainframe hybrid cloud visibility with Instana

Nicole Nemec
IBM
Session: 3AW

AIOPS, System Automation, Monitoring and Analytics
Anna Dawson

CICS performance and tuning 101

Ezriel Gross
Rocket Software
Session: 4AW

CICS
Rob Stroud
chilli ratingchilli rating

Watson & Walker’s ZedRoadShow

Frank Kyne
Watson & Walker, Inc.
Session: 6AW

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra

Closed Session ... By Invitation Only

Richard Gamblin
Microsoft
Session: 8AW

Exec Stream
Frank van der Wal
30 Minute Break

16:30 - 17:00

Keynote: Where Next? Keeping the mainframe relevant at Next.

17:00 - 18:00

Speaker: Ian Thompson
Company: Next Retail Ltd.

 

Break

18:00 - 20:00

Quiz Night Quiz Night

20:00 - 22:00

Speaker: TBC

 

Wednesday 10th November

Time

Virtual Room 1

Virtual Room 2

Virtual Room 3

Virtual Room 4

Virtual Room 5

Virtual Room 6

Virtual Room 7

Virtual Room 8

09:00 - 10:00

Db2 Clients, Connect, gateways - what do I really need ?

Christoph Theisen
Rocket Software
Session: 2AY

DB2
Colin Knight
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Lockdown

Dean Harrison
HCL Technologies
Session: 3AY

Batch and Workload Scheduling
Anna Dawson
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Measuring cryptographic activities in z/OS

Danilo Gipponi
EPV Technologies
Session: 6AY

zP&C
Piara Singh Bhamra
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