Salesforce World Tour 2015
May 28, 2015 | 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001
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See Salesforce products up close.Find out how to use all the products of the Salesforce Customer Success Platform to transform how you connect with your customers. Get hands-on with the newest products, ask questions from our teams of product experts, and get all the answers and inspiration you need.
Visit the Success Services Zone.Learn about our training, certification, support, and consulting programs. Connect with Salesforce experts to hear best practices, see customer examples, and gain expertise to help maximize your Salesforce investment.
AgendaHear from Vivek Kundra, EVP, Industries, Public Sector at Salesforce, and other executives, plus industry-leading customers, partners, and product experts who will show you how to transform your business. We’ll also feature customers who use Salesforce products to connect to their customers in a whole new way. Register now.
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Registration & Cloud Expo* 08:30 a.m. - 09:10 a.m. Breakout Sessions** 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Keynote by Vivek Kundra, EVP, Industries, Public Sector at Salesforce, with Special Guests 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch in the Cloud Expo 1:00 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. Breakout Sessions** 4:40 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Networking Reception in the Cloud Expo *Cloud Expo will be closed during the keynote. **All breakout sessions are first come, first served.
EVP, Industries, Salesforce CIO of the United States (2009–2011)Vivek Kundra is executive vice president, industries at Salesforce, where he leads our efforts to create and launch innovative, scalable solutions that combine social, mobile, and cloud technologies to address challenges facing key global industries. Previously, Kundra was appointed as the first United States Chief Information Officer by President Obama and is credited with saving billions in taxpayer dollars , adopting game-changing technologies, strengthening the cybersecurity posture of the nation and launching an open government movement which has been replicated around the world. Prior to joining the Obama administration, Kundra served as the Chief Technology Officer for the District of Columbia and as the Assistant Secretary of Commerce and Technology for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Kundra also served as a fellow at Harvard University at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society and the Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy. He has also served in leadership roles in the private sector. The World Economic Forum selected Kundra as a 2011 Young Global Leader, representing a group of exceptional young leaders who share a commitment to shaping the global future. He is also a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Kundra was named 2011 Government Executive of the year by TechAmerica; the 2009 Chief of the Year by InformationWeek; and 2008 IT Executive of the Year for his pioneering work to drive transparency, engage citizens and lower the cost of government operations.
Nonprofit and Higher Education SessionsGet a year's worth of learning in a single day. Join us in Washington, D.C. for an action-packed day of power sessions for every role. Check back soon for full session details.
Walter E. Washington, Room 204BC8:30am - 9:10am Salesforce for Nonprofits: Program Management on the Social Impact Platform Salesforce for Nonprofits helps organizations deliver more effective and efficient programs by connecting all relevant information in one place. Employees, partners, members, and data all work together seamlessly so organizations can automate every step and see the impact of their efforts in real time. Program managers collaborate seamlessly across geography. Directors have real-time insights to know they are investing in the right programs.
1:00pm - 1:40pm Salesforce for Nonprofits: Become a Connected Nonprofit Nonprofits are transforming the social sector and philanthropy by connecting their communities in powerful ways. Hear how nonprofits are leveraging Salesforce for Nonprofits to disrupt the status quo and revolutionize how they connect employees, supporters, partners and programs to accelerate the pace of change.
2:00pm - 2:40pm Salesforce for Nonprofits: Turn Big Data into Social Change Salesforce Analytics Cloud is Analytics for the Rest of Us and leading nonprofits are already showing how big data can help solve the world's complex problems. Learn how Project 8 is using Analytics Cloud to help ensure that the 8 billion people that will live on this earth in 15 years will have the food, water, and energy they need.
3:00pm - 3:40pm Salesforce for Higher Ed: Becoming a Connected Campus Built for the social and mobile era, learn how Salesforce for Higher Ed enables you to become a Connected Campus, place students at the center of everything you do, and achieve breakthrough performance across the student lifecycle. Then learn how an esteemed higher education institution is using Salesforce to increase productivity, streamline systems and processes, and create a more efficient engagement platform with their constituents. They will also share how this fits into a campus-wide CRM strategy for fostering and building relationships across the entire student lifecycle in a phased approach.
4:00pm - 4:40pm Salesforce for Nonprofits: Communicate More Effectively Whether you’re engaging a new prospect or spreading the word about your cause, delivering the message to the right person at the right time can amplify your impact. Learn how nonprofit organizations are taking advantage of 1:1 Customer Journeys in the Salesforce Marketing Cloud to get the word out and drive more impact.