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2020 ASP Conference Agenda

2020 Conference Agenda

*Conference Agenda Subject to Change*

Wednesday 13th May 2020
Pre-Conference Day 

Can't attend the full conference? Attend a Masterclass!
Join us one day early to take advantage of our deep dive Masterclasses!
Masterclasses are priced at USD$225 per class.

8.00am - 4.30pm    Registration Open

All Day Session (morning break at 10.30am, lunch at 12.30pm & afternoon break at 3.00pm) 
9.00am - 4.30pm

Certification Study Course
 Full Day Course: USD$300

Are you Certifiable?
A Kick-Off for
Certification Study

 James D. Stockmal
Association for Strategic Planning (ASP)

AM Sessions (morning break at 10.30am)
9.30am - 12.30pmMasterclass 1Test Drive Your Critical Decisions 

Richard Adler
9.30am - 12.30pm Masterclass 2A New Leadership Mindset for Orchestrating Transformational Strategy and Culture Change 


Gaye Clemson &
Dr. Dana deNault
Globalinkage Consulting & Attentive Leadership
9.30am - 12.30pmMasterclass 3Strategic Risk Management
Workshop - New Tools for
Competitive Advantage
in an Uncertain Age

Paul Godfrey 
Brigham Young University

12.30pm - 1.30pm    Lunch 

PM Sessions (afternoon break at 3.00pm)
1.30pm - 4.30pmMasterclass 4  Welcome to the Next Industrial Revolution

Terry Thiele  
1.30pm - 4.30pmMasterclass 5Patterns of Strategy to Harness the Power of Disruption 

Patrick Hoverstadt 
Fractal Consulting 
1.30pm - 4.30pmMasterclass 6  Innovation and Technology Tools for Small Business 

Cara Evans 
Autry Technology Center

5.00pm - 7.00pm   Opening Reception & Exhibitor Showcase

Thursday 14th May 2020
Conference Day 1
7.30am - 4.30pm   Registration Open
8.00am - 4.30pm   Exhibitor Showcase
8.30am - 8.45am   Opening Remarks & Announcements
8.45am - 9.30amKeynote 1Technology for
Social Impact


 Deepa Prahalad
Anuvaa, LLC

You can choose to attend Breakout 1, Breakout 2, or Breakout 3:

9.45am - 10.45amBreakout 1 (60min) Social Innovation Strategic Partnership to Support Inherent Right for Self-Governance  

 Ernest Armann 
Lil'wat Nation
9.45am - 10.45amBreakout 2 (60min) TBC  

9.45am - 10.45am Breakout 3 (60min)Leverage Technology and Analysis to Implement a Strategic Early Warning Program 

David Kalinowski
 Proactive Worldwide, Inc.
10.45am - 11.15am   Break & Exhibitor Showcase

You can choose to attend Breakout 4, Breakout 5, or Breakout 6 & 7 combined:
11.15am - 12.45pmBreakout 4 (90min) How Google Jamboard could Democratize Strategy Formulation
and Enhance Strategic Planning Process


Tanai Charinsarn &
Dr. Kulachet Mongkol 
Strategy Essential & Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand 
11.15am - 12.45pm Breakout 5 (90min)Strategy for Disruptive Intersections: Technology,
Human Geography,
and World Order

Elizabeth Roll & Elizabeth Kistin Keller 
Sandia National Labratories
11.15am - 11.45am Breakout 6 (30min) Executing a People-First Strategy

Claudio Garcia Costa Carvalho 
Lee Hecht Harrison
12.00pm - 12.30pm Breakout 7 (30min)When Disruption, Transformation, and Innovation Don't Go as Planned 

 Eva Hyder 
12.45pm - 1.45pm   Lunch
1.45pm - 2.30pmKeynote 2 

Making the Promise of Strategy a Reality with
the Enterprise Architecture Approach

 Pierre Hadaya

You can choose to attend Breakout 8, Breakout 9, or Strategy in the Real World #1:
2.45pm - 3.15pmBreakout 8 (30min)Frenemies: Weighing Partner Distribution vs. Direct to Customer Strategies

Larry Baird  
TV4 Entertainment 
2.45pm - 3.15pm Breakout 9 (30min) From Templates to Tech - The Evolution of Planning
and Reporting in
Interior Health


Amanda McDougall & Jennifer Miller 
Interior Health
2.45pm - 3.15pm Strategy in the Real World #1 (30min) 
Driving Excellence in Strategy Execution: How Simple Technology Coupled with Strong Leadership Moved an Organization to be one of the Top Performer

Abdulaziz Alsultan 
Saudi Aramco

 SW:B. Defense Intelligence Planning in a Dynamic World


Angela Marie Silicato &
MAJ Kenny French
Defense Intelligence Agency
  SW:C. Leveraging PowerBI to Develop and Track the Effectiveness of Strategies

 Monica Allen 
Mecklenburg County, NC
   SW:D. Best Year Ever

Anthony Taylor &
Iain Hunt
SME Strategy Consulting & Cleantech Service Group
3.15pm - 3.45pm   Break & Exhibitor Showcase

You can choose to attend Breakout 10, Breakout 11, or Breakout 12:
3.45pm - 5.15pmBreakout 10 (90min)   Establishing Digital Transformation Office in
Public Sectors - Case Studies

Aqel M. Aqel  
Devoteam - Saudi Arabia
3.45pm - 5.15pm Breakout 11 (90min) Future-Framing Strategy for the 21st Century
Sustainable Enterprise 

Frank Spencer  
Kedge, LLC
3.45pm - 5.15pm Breakout 12 (90min) Computers and Strategy: A Match Made in Artificial Heaven

Mark Chussil 
Advanced Competitive Strategies, Inc. 
6.00pm - 9.00pm   Networking Dinners (optional)

Friday 15th May 2020
Conference Day 2
8.00am - 2.00pm   Registration & Exhibitor Showcase
8.30am - 9.00amKeynote 3 


You can choose to attend Breakout 13, Breakout 14, or Breakout 15: 
9.15am - 10.15amBreakout 13 (60min) An African Experience in Strategy Technology Execution: A Case Study Using Digital Strategy Transformation Tools in a Leading Technology Company  


 Kennedy Ntini, Kennedy Chikuhwa & Alan Leeds 
Kenac, GlobalTech, Inc. & Y-Change, Inc.
9.15am - 10.15am Breakout 14 (60min)The Integration of Business Intelligence and
Predictive Analytics in Strategic Planning

 Eddy Abou Chakra
Vanguard Consulting
9.15am - 10.15am Breakout 15 (60min) Middle-Out Strategy. Inclusive Short and
Long Term Strategy Design and Deployment
for Maximized Engagement and Agility

Kevin Smith 
10.15am - 10.45am   Break & Exhibitor Showcase 

You can choose to attend Breakout 16, Breakout 17, or Strategy in the Real World #2:
10.45am - 11.15amBreakout 16 (30min) Building Adaptive and Resilient Cultures
Through Trust 

Gloria Negrete 
UC San Diego
10.45am - 11.15am Breakout 17 (30min)TBC  

10.45am - 11.15am Strategy in the Real World #2 (30min) SW:E. From No Strategy to Metrics-Driven
Strategy in 1 Year

Kevin Wachtel 
Indiana Wesleyan University 
  SW:F. Holistic View: Applying Strategic Information Technology  

Husam Abu Amara
Strategia, LLC

    SW:G. Storytelling in Strategy: Developing a Clear Picture for the Board

Matthew Sitter  
 SW:H. Strategic Planning in Local
Government in British Columbia:
Smart Practices and Lessons Learned

Kimberly Speers 
University of Victoria
11.30am - 12.15pm

   Crowdsourcing the Conference

12.15pm - 1.45pm   Lunch, AGM & Awards
1.45pm - 2.30pmKeynote 4 

2.30pm - 2.45pm   Closing Remarks
2.45pm - 3.00pm    Break & Conference Close

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