Invitation Only Virtual Event 12 April 2022

Discover how to transcend and thrive in adversity with HPE. Explore innovative solutions that help you overcome your current business challenges with relentless security, flexible growth and proven reliability. Join our guest speakers as they share their experiences and expertise on how they are able to achieve the “impossible”. 

Agenda

SGT
10:00 am - 10:05 am

Welcome Address

10:05 am - 10:15 am

Keynote

10:15 am - 10:45 am

Panel Fireside Chat with Intel, VMware and Veeam

10:45 am - 11:15 am

Inspirational sharing - Nick Vujicic

11:15 am - 11:45 am

Industry / Solution Breakout

11:45 am - 12:15pm

Inspirational sharing & closing - Nimsdai Purja

Speakers

Nick Vujicic

New York Times best-selling author, coach and entrepreneur

Aussie-American Nick Vujicic is an entrepreneur, internationally known speaker, and author, who has traveled the globe sharing his life story to inspire millions of people. He motivates and equips people of all ages to dream big and never give up, as he shares his faith, values, and the principles of how he transformed his life from a life without limbs into a life without limits! 

As a teenager Nick began trading stocks and options, and bought his first real estate investment at age 19. At 21 he graduated from college in Australia with a double major in accounting and financial planning.

In his mid twenties Nick moved to the USA.  He co-founded multiple non-profit organizations including Life Without Limbs (lifewithoutlimbs.org), and through his passion to fight against bullying he, with partners at Noble Education Initiative, developed a full comprehensive, academic, social-emotional learning curriculum for public and private schools and students of all ages (AIAcurriculum.org).  He is also a co-founding board member of Abortion Free States, a non profit organization that is equipping. educating and igniting the movement through legislatures, magistrates and churches alike to rise up and see the immediate abolishment of abortion in the United States: Nick is a co spokesman of co-founder and President, Daniel Navejas (AFS.Life).

Nick has written 6 books, which have sold over 3 million copies in 30+ languages, and has had the opportunity to address 10 national governments, as well as meet 21 Presidents, Vice Presidents, and Prime Ministers. 

Corporations that have had Nick motivate their teams include Google, Keller Williams, JP Morgan Chase, Remax, FranklinCovey, NuSkin, Young Living, Monat, Isagenix, Plexus, USANA, Cisco, and countless more.  Through his speaking he has shared the platform with people like Tony Robbins, John Maxwell, and Les Brown.  Nick has given multiple Ted Talks and been on Oprah Life Class, as well as many other television shows and documentaries.

Nick married his beautiful wife in early 2012 and they have four children; two boys, and twin girls.  They moved from Southern California to Dallas, Texas in mid 2020, where they currently reside today.

Nick has a mission and mandate to change the world for the better- one person at a time; using his life and example as a testimony of hope, helping people to find their value and purpose, and also encouraging them to partner together, with generosity and love, to be the change- one day at a time, using the tools they have been given. 

Nimsdai 'Nims' Purja

World Record-Breaking Mountaineer

Nimsdai 'Nims' Purja makes the impossible, possible. Available on Netflix now, 14 Peaks: Nothing is Impossible, follows him as he risks everything to smash the record for climbing all 14 of the world's 'death zone' mountains in under 7 months - a feat thought impossible.

In January 2021, he also smashed the last mountaineering challenge - with ten Nepalese climbers - Nimsdai and his team, along with team Mingma G and one mountaineer from team SST, officially became the first mountaineers to ever summit K2 in winter. The team sang the Nepal national anthem as they strode arm in arm to the summit, ensuring that history remembers Nepal for the proud tradition of mountaineering forever.

Known for his positive mindset, the former Gurkha and UK Special Forces operative, aims to inspire everyone that no matter where they come from, or what their goal is, that they can achieve their new possible.

Nimsdai also recently set up the Nimsdai Foundation, dedicated to helping protect, preserve and restore the Big Mountain environments – his first mission, The Big Mountain Cleanup - aims to remove rubbish from the Big Mountains. The team recently removed hundreds of kgs of rubbish from Manaslu and they will be doing the next Big Mountain Cleanup on Everest this year. They will be cleaning in the Death Zone on the South Col. Nimsdai was recently named a Mountain Advocate for the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP.)

Nimsdai is one of the directors of Elite Exped, guiding adventurers to summit the world’s biggest mountains.

 

Some of his World Record-breaking achievements:

  • World Record - fastest summit of all 14 highest peaks in the world (6 months 6 days)
  • World Record - Led expedition to summit K2 in Winter – 2021
  • World Record - Fastest time to climb the top five highest mountains of the world. Everest, K2, Kangchenjunga, Lhotse and Makalu (70 days)
  • World Record - Fastest time to climb all five 8000ers of Pakistan. K2, Nanga Parbat, Broad Peak, G1 and G2 (23 days)
  • World Record - Fastest time to climb all eight 8000ers of Nepal.

Industry / Solution Breakout

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Catalysts for autonomous operations from Edge to cloud

Manufacturing

Manufacturing is one of the most data-rich industries, yet much of that data remains unused due to silo’d processes, legacy plant technology and a proliferation of unstructured data from digital technologies ranging from the IoT, AI, and the web. To realize the potential of improved factory productivity and product quality at scale, manufacturers must integrate real-time factory data with manufacturing enterprise data. Attend this session and hear how one of our customers in the electronics industry reduced product defects with real-time video analytics quality assurance and an AI-enabled edge-to-cloud data modernization platform.

Improve the retail experience and reduce shrinkage.

Retail

As data continues its exponential growth, the ability for individuals to interpret and analyse it in near time diminishes at the same rate. Retailers require solutions that enable their organisation to scale linearly with their access to data and move to real-time and predictive models to outpace the competition. Attend this session and hear how HPE’s Edge Platform and Everseen's visual AI solution can improve retail experience and reduce shrinkage.

Intelligent Warehouse

Logistics

Supply chains worldwide continue to be disrupted by several externalities in this Just-In-Time world.  Business impact can be felt across: inventory holding costs, customer satisfaction, inventory turn, order fulfilment lead times and customer returns.  Starting with fast, reliable and secured communication at warehouses and logistics hubs, operators can start to leverage technologies that can help reduce the impact of externalities and improve warehouse operations.  Attend this session to learn about how Aruba, Ipsotek and Cosmiqo are offering solutions that help connect and protect warehouses, ensure safety of workers whilst monitoring operational metrics, and support the business transition from manual warehousing operations to one that is process-driven and/or autonomous.

Leveraging digital technology to shape patient care and improve outcome

Healthcare

The dynamic demand for healthcare is challenging caregivers to help more patients in less time.  Secure and reliable access to data is crucial for quality patient care. It provides in-depth insight into histories, diagnoses, treatments, and other sensitive information that is vital to deliver the right care quickly and effectively.  To accomplish this, caregivers must have the flexibility to collaborate and treat patients, wherever they are—with the ability to quicky, capture, and communicate, patients’ personal health information (PHI) securely.  Attend this session to learn how to empower successful clinical outcomes with VDI and virtualized healthcare.

Building investment vitality to propel your digital strategy

All

The last 2 years have changed a lot of plans and how we normally conduct our lives. Even for the most well run businesses, it was a time  of survival and wasn’t without sacrifice. Many organizations have put off investment in innovation due to the uncertainty introduced by the shifts in the business landscape. Motivated by the idea of a post-pandemic world, organizations are looking for ways to move ahead and accelerate, but they need help. Attend this session to learn how HPE Financial Services can help organizations build their investment vitality to propel their business and digital strategies.

Cloud vs on prem…is that really the question?

All

Cloud vs on prem is that really the question? Every organization today has to ask the question where should I go? Is there one that fit all solutions? Is there be some business drive or architecture design principle that can help on that journey? What else need to be considered? Attend this session to hear first-hand on how to drive this transformation and answer your key questions.

Accelerate App Modernization and Cloud Transformation

All

VMware’s unique architectural approach provides a unified way to build, run and manage both traditional and modern applications on any cloud. Working with VMware, organizations will be able to increase choice and flexibility, accelerate time to value and reduce the cost of operating their multi-cloud environment. Attend this session to learn how to accelerate your modernization journey by delivering the industry’s most complete portfolio of integrated virtualization cloud and mobility solutions and services designed to work as one in your multi-cloud environment. Attend this session to learn how to accelerate core modernization and cloud transformation together with VMware & HPE.

Accelerating Modern Data Protection

All

Always Available.  Always Protected.  HPE & Veeam. There’s a reason our customers like to say “Veeam, it just works”. We are the leader in backup, recovery and data management solutions that accelerates Modern Data Protection, providing a single platform for Cloud, Virtual, Physical, SaaS and Kubernetes environments. We provide simple, flexible, reliable and powerful data protection so our customers can go beyond and focus on their business. Attend the session to learn why customers across the globe trust HPE & Veeam.

Becoming Data-First: Power Private Cloud and Edge with HCI

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Data is the lifeblood of every business, and thus many organizations are actively seeking new ways to harness data and apps. Data-first leaders are transforming faster than their competitors. More than half the time, many organizations buy more infrastructure than they ultimately need — wasteful overprovisioning that drives up costs. Attend this session to gain insights on why digital transformation is incomplete without data-first modernization and how IT leaders can eliminate wasteful overprovisioning, gain productivity, and cost savings with AI-driven operations powered by HPE's disaggregated and edge-optimized HCI solutions.

Enable Digital transformation with Scalable & Resilient technology solutions at the EDGE.

All

Running IT outside of traditional data center environments comes with its own challenges. Managing infrastructure and applications with limited IT resources, ensuring critical applications and services are online and recoverable in case of disaster and protecting sensitive data are just a few to name. Attend this session to learn more on how technology can help & accelerate your digital transformation journey while taking into account Business Growth, Security, Data Analytics, Management and Resilience.