Press Release: Charlie Stryker, Chairman & CEO of The Venture Development Center, Inc. (VDC) presents at IIS 2014

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Charlie Stryker, Chairman & CEO of The Venture Development Center, Inc. (VDC) presents at IIS 2014: Breakthrough Conference – The Summit for Information Industry Leaders

January 29, 2014 – The Software & Information Industry Association’s (SIIA) annual Information Industry Summit (IIS) features two days of programming geared toward Business Information CEOs, COOs, presidents and division heads of global and mid-sized business information, publishing and media companies; managing partners from top private equity firms; and CEOs of emerging companies transforming the business information industry. A few of the topics that will be covered at the Summit will include:

  • The disrupters poised to challenge established information businesses
  • How to plan and lead our companies to breakthrough success
  • Forces that are pushing media companies to transform themselves and what lies ahead for our industry
  • New Data & Technology Transforming Marketing and Navigating Radical Business Transformation
  • The Massive Revolution in the Information Industry

As part of these topics, Charlie Stryker, Chairman & CEO of VDC will kick off a series of talks under the banner of Vision-to-Reality: New Data & Technology Transforming Marketing. Charlie will discuss and explain the data trends and related technologies that are affecting our industry, and your business, both now and in the future. He will also discuss marketing information and the technology-driven changes that are transforming the traditional worlds of compiled and aggregated data, turning hundreds of companies into new style data providers. Lastly, Charlie will describe this new data eco-system and what to expect over the next few years. Gerry Mintz, Managing Partner, Percepta Partners LLC will introduce the VIssion-to-Reality Sessions.

The Software & Information Industry Association is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to the leading companies that are setting the pace for the digital age.

About The Venture Development Center, Inc.
The Venture Development Center, Inc. (VDC) is an advisory services firm that assists its clients in identifying, defining, and implementing breakthrough uses of Big Data. The VDC success story is based on the unique ability of the organization to identify new and powerful data assets from the Big Data ecosystem and then develop applications and information use cases that drive solid revenue results and transform existing business practices. The practice areas that characterize VDC projects include creating new products and revenue streams for data owners and bringing forth new information assets and strategies to educate and assist data users to adapt to the rapidly changing world of Big Data.

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