Smart IT Summit Dublin

Network & Learn
Network & Learn
27/10/2016 | 
9:00 AM Dublin, Edinburgh, Lisbon, London (UTC+00:00)
Croke Park
Dublin 3, Ireland
Join us for the premier industry event in Dublin at Croke Park, the 3rd largest stadium in Europe and the home of Irish sporting life for over 100 years. The agenda is packed with business building and leadership strategies that you need to be competitive and grow your company.


9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Registration and networking breakfast
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Welcome - Mark Banfield, SVP and General Manager, Autotask International
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM
Key note - Mark Cattini, President & CEO, Autotask
10:40 AM - 11:20 AM
Product Presentation - Patrick Burns, VP Product Management, Autotask
11:20 AM - 12:00 PM
Coffee break & Sponsor Networking
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
Better Business Through Better Technology - Terry Moore, Managing Director, & Anthony Quinn, Technical Account Manager, Outsource Solutions (NI) Ltd
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Partnering for Success: The EMIT Story - Eamon Moore, Founder and Managing Director, EMIT Solutions
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch & Sponsor Networking
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Being A Successful MSP By Engaging Strategically With Your Customers - Tim Walker, Managing Director, YBP
2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
Ransomware & Targeted Attacks: Changes in the Threat Landscape - Kelvin Murray, Threat Research Analyst, Webroot
2:50 PM - 3:05 PM
Continuum and Autotask - Michael George, CEO, Continuum
3:05 PM - 3:45 PM
Black Box Thinking - Matthew Syed: Matthew published his first book on the science of high performance, Bounce, in 2010. His second, Black Box Thinking, followed in 2015. Both received international acclaim and have been translated into multiple languages. Black Box Thinking is a new approach to high performance, a means of finding an edge in a complex and fast-changing world. It is not just about sport, but has powerful implications for business and politics, as well as for parents and students. In other words, all of us.
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Panel discussion - Mark Banfield, Terry Moore, Eamon Moore, Tim Walker, Kelvin Murray & Michael George
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Sponsor Networking Drinks & Snacks


Event Speakers

Mark Banfield
SVP and General Manager, International
Mark is adept at managing highly successful sales and product marketing teams and motivating them to go above and beyond. Under Mark’s leadership, Autotask’s international business has grown by more than 140% in less than two years time.

Prior to Autotask, Mark served as Managing Director, EMEA for InfoPath Corporation, a mobile device management software provider. He was also Sales Director for EMEA at SmartTrust (now Giesecke & Devrient), where he ran the European business providing business and operational support systems for Tier 1 Telecommunications Operators.

Mark attended University College London, Kingston University and London Business School.

Patrick Burns
Vice President of Product Management
Patrick is a true innovator with an extensive background in product development at high technology companies.

Patrick leads strategic product planning for Autotask’s global IT business management platform. Patrick and his team define the business requirements and set prioritization for new improvements to the Autotask platform, managing them throughout the product lifecycle. Working closely with engineering and client services, product management ensures that new initiatives bring maximum value to customers and align with corporate goals.

Prior to Autotask, Patrick held various product management and marketing roles at PowerOne Media, helping to grow it from a start-up to the largest provider of digital advertising solutions for newspapers in North America.

Patrick attended Stanford University, Palo Alto, California.
Mark Cattini
President & CEO
With his passion for technology, commitment to quality and an unrelenting drive to help customers succeed, Mark has helped Autotask achieve the most impressive growth in its history and successfully expand its solutions and operations around the world.

Mark began his career in the software industry in his native UK where he worked at several technology companies, including nine years at Lotus Development Corporation. He has also served as President and CEO of Awareness, Inc., a social media software development company and President and CEO of MapInfo Corporation (where he led the company through 17 consecutive quarters of record growth and its acquisition by Pitney Bowes in 2007). Following the acquisition, Mark served as President of Pitney Bowes Marketing Services and was a member of Pitney Bowes’ leadership team.

Mark has a BA in Business Studies, with Honors, Thames Valley University, London, UK.
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