The 451 Research Tech M&A Summit looks at major developments in the IT landscape and draws on the insight of our 120+ analysts to translate how those developments will influence corporate strategy in 2018. The event addresses the all-important topic of valuations, looking at how technology adoption rates and spending plans shape pricing in investments and acquisitions.
In addition to analysis of trends in the overall tech M&A and investment markets, we'll also discuss specific forecasts for several enterprise IT markets, including information security, software, IoT and machine learning.
This event is invite-only and is designed for senior-level members of the tech community, including executives at active financial and corporate acquirers, investment bankers, and entrepreneurs, board members and C-levels from the industry's most promising startups. The agenda is as follows:
Registration & Networking
7:00 - 8:00pm
8:00 - 9:00pm
Panel Discussion on M&A Strategies
Nick Osborne, Partner, DBO Partners
Alex Kaufman, Partner, Morrison & Foerster
Peter Bershatsky, Director, Corporate Development, Amazon Web Services
Bradley Thomas, Senior Director, Corporate Development, Juniper Networks