TRUGlobal San Francisco Series: Digital Transformation & Navigating AI and Data

Navigating the AI & Data Landscape Masterclass

Thursday, June 6th, 18:00 PDT

IT leaders in San Francisco are invited to join this masterclass on “The Intersection of Ethics, Privacy, and Governance: Navigating the AI & Data Landscape”

An expert moderator will guide the knowledge-sharing event, stimulating discussion between participants in a closed, confidential environment. Attendance is complimentary and by invitation only.

The Intersection of Ethics, Privacy, and Governance: Navigating the AI & Data Landscape

Navigating the intersection of ethics, privacy, and governance in AI and data strategies is a multifaceted challenge. As generative AI becomes more prevalent in business environments, leaders are tasked with leveraging this technology to boost productivity and foster innovation, while simultaneously mitigating risks associated with these powerful tools. A crucial aspect of this balance involves the construction, progression, and security of AI and big data systems in adherence to ethical standards and risk mitigation. 

Leaders must implement robust strategies that address the potential threats posed by AI, such as data leakage, inaccurate AI-generated content (“hallucination”), and legal implications. Effective governance requires a thorough understanding of these technologies’ capabilities and limitations, ensuring they contribute positively to society and business alike. By integrating stringent data protection measures and ethical guidelines, organizations can harness AI’s potential responsibly and ethically.

Here’s what you can expect at the masterclass

  • Discuss principles and best practices for designing AI systems that prioritize ethical considerations, fairness, and inclusivity from the ground up.
  • Explore advancements in privacy technologies such as differential privacy, federated learning, and encryption methods that help protect user data within AI applications.
  • Review the current landscape of global AI regulations and how organizations can navigate these to stay compliant while pushing the boundaries of innovation.
  • Identify common risks associated with deploying AI systems, such as data breaches and biased outcomes, and strategies for mitigating these risks.
  • Speculate on future trends in AI governance, including the potential for new ethical frameworks and the role of international cooperation in setting global AI standards.

Join leaders interested in leveraging digital transformation to revolutionize business operations, drive innovation, and create sustainable competitive advantages.

Job titles may include CIO, CTO, CDO, Head of IT, Head of Technology, Digital Strategy Director, and other senior decision-makers.

6:00 PM Registration, Networking, and Drinks Reception
6:30 PM Welcoming address by The Ortus Club
6:35 PM Keynote Address from TRUGlobal
6:40 PM Short Presentation by TRUGlobal
7:00 PM Panel Discussion and Q&A
7:45 PM Closing Remarks
7:50 PM Dinner and Networking
9:00 PM Guests are encouraged to stay and continue networking

Omni San Francisco Hotel

500 California St, San Francisco, CA 94104, United States | Google Maps

The Ortus Club hosts knowledge-sharing discussions in the best private dining rooms in the world. These venues provide an elegant high-end atmosphere and impeccable table service.

Hosted. by TRUGlobal

Your Own Peer Network

Take your seat at the table where industry leaders converge. Before and after our discussions, you’ll have dedicated time to connect with like-minded peers who share your passions. Immerse yourself in a dynamic, collaborative community that fosters innovation and knowledge-sharing. Whether you seek mentorship or professional camaraderie, no man is an island at our events.

Future Insight

Surrounded by elite visionaries, thought leaders, and disruptors, you’ll gain access to insights and emerging trends that extend beyond the horizon. Attending our events allow you an opportunity to not only anticipate change but to actively shape the future of your industry, returning with a strategic edge and a treasure trove of new ideas to elevate your business.

Expert Event Orchestration

Engage in candid, knowledge-rich conversations set against the backdrop of the world’s finest venues. With over 2,000 events since 2016, we are dedicated to professionalism, curating topics, guest lists, and moderators to provide you an unparalleled experience. 

Tailored Discussions

Your engagement is our priority; our renowned, handpicked moderators, adept at crafting immersive discussions, ensure that your time is thoroughly enjoyable and stimulating. Prior to the event, we’ll ask you questions to ensure the discussions are fruitful and aligned with your interests – all you have to do is show up.

Sensory Delight

Delight in meticulously curated three-course meals crafted by maestro chefs. Then take your pick from our curated menu of wines and coffee, all set within an ambiance that not only satisfies your palate but also inspires connections and ideas.

Digital Transformation: Aligning IT Initiatives

Thursday, June 13th, 18:30 PDT

IT and Data leaders in San Francisco are invited to join this roundtable dinner on “Digital Transformation: Aligning IT Initiatives”.

An expert moderator will guide the knowledge-sharing event, stimulating discussion between participants in a closed, confidential environment. Attendance is complimentary and by invitation only.

Digital Transformation: Aligning IT Initiatives

Integrating a digital transformation strategy within an organization’s overarching business goals requires a strategic alignment that transcends basic IT functions. It’s crucial that the IT department not only manages infrastructure efficiently but also leverages technology to foster new business models. With that said, IT leadership has grown beyond the traditional bounds, leading to the CIO donning the hat of CTO and CDO. Thus, it’s become imperative for companies to include the CIO in higher-level decision-making and planning, giving the role a seat on the board. 

This collective involvement ensures that technology decisions support long-term business objectives rather than just short-term efficiencies. By involving key stakeholders—from business units to support functions—early in the strategy planning process, organizations can ensure that their digital transformation initiatives are deeply integrated with their business strategies, thereby enhancing overall effectiveness and fostering sustainable growth.

  • What are the main obstacles to achieving alignment between IT initiatives and broader business goals in large organizations?
  • What are the best practices for integrating cybersecurity considerations into a digital transformation strategy?
  • How will emerging technologies like AI and IoT redefine the role of IT in business over the next decade?

Join leaders interested in exploring innovative approaches to harnessing the power of AI and big data while maintaining robust ethical and privacy standards.

Job titles may include CIO, CTO, CDO, Head of IT, Head of Technology, Digital Strategy Director, and other senior decision-makers.

6:30 PM Arrival of guests and reception
7:00 PM Welcome by The Ortus Club
7:05 PM Short address from TRUGlobal
7:10 PM Discussion instigated by the moderator and continued by the group over dinner
8:10 PM Discussion brought to a close
8:30 PM Networking and drinks

Morton’s Steakhouse
400 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94102, United States | Google Maps

The Ortus Club hosts knowledge-sharing discussions in the best private dining rooms in the world. These venues provide an elegant high-end atmosphere and impeccable table service.

Hosted. by TRUGlobal

Your Own Peer Network

Take your seat at the table where industry leaders converge. Before and after our discussions, you’ll have dedicated time to connect with like-minded peers who share your passions. Immerse yourself in a dynamic, collaborative community that fosters innovation and knowledge-sharing. Whether you seek mentorship or professional camaraderie, no man is an island at our events.

Future Insight

Surrounded by elite visionaries, thought leaders, and disruptors, you’ll gain access to insights and emerging trends that extend beyond the horizon. Attending our events allow you an opportunity to not only anticipate change but to actively shape the future of your industry, returning with a strategic edge and a treasure trove of new ideas to elevate your business.

Expert Event Orchestration

Engage in candid, knowledge-rich conversations set against the backdrop of the world’s finest venues. With over 2,000 events since 2016, we are dedicated to professionalism, curating topics, guest lists, and moderators to provide you an unparalleled experience. 

Tailored Discussions

Your engagement is our priority; our renowned, handpicked moderators, adept at crafting immersive discussions, ensure that your time is thoroughly enjoyable and stimulating. Prior to the event, we’ll ask you questions to ensure the discussions are fruitful and aligned with your interests – all you have to do is show up.

Sensory Delight

Delight in meticulously curated three-course meals crafted by maestro chefs. Then take your pick from our curated menu of wines and coffee, all set within an ambiance that not only satisfies your palate but also inspires connections and ideas.