Roundtable Discussion: Closing the IT Skill Gap: What Are the New Roles & Skills in Enterprise IT for the World of SaaS, PaaS, Cloud, etc.?

  • 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm, October 22

    Length: 1 hour(s)

  • Session type

    Roundtable Discussion


  • Ted Turner

    Ted Turner

    Intuit, Cloud Operations Monitoring - Senior Software Engineer

  • Ernest Lefner

    Ernest Lefner

    ONUG, Co-Founder and Co-Chairman 

    Ernst & Young, LLP, Advisory Board Chair, Senior Vice President


  • Regis Rogers

    Regis Rogers

    GE Digital, VP, Product Owner

  • Chris Moretti

    Chris Moretti

    Cigna, Sr. Director, Business IT


  • Mick Currey

    Mick Currey

    Fidelity Investments, Director Enterprise Architecture (Cloud & Cybersecurity)

IT organizations’ biggest struggle is not having the right skill sets and culture to transform their IT infrastructure for the cloud era. As IT business leaders seek to gain the digital transformation effect, they find that one third of staff are excited, one third want and need training, and one third are not interested. In this Roundtable Discussion, IT executives responsible for new hires and training exchange best practices and challenges as they seek to close the skill gap and staff up for agility. The output of this Roundtable Discussion will be a list of the top 5 lessons learned to closing the skill gap.