JUNE 6, 2023


What's next for the future of business?


KPMG Powered Insights is an exclusive networking and learning event focused on functional digital business transformation including sessions that cover challenges, best practices, client success stories, technology platform vendor updates, and market trends.

What's next for the future of business?

KPMG Powered Insights: Be a part of the conversation.

Featured speakers

Successful digital transformation requires integrated solutions.

Through a mix of big topic discussions, thought leaders and subject matter experts, and networking, you will have the opportunity to learn what’s ahead for the future of business and discuss what matters most to you.

Our speakers include:

Erica Orange
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer,
The Future Hunters

Ken Kim

Ken Kim
Senior Economist, KPMG              

Joel Martin
Executive Research Leader,
HFS Research                                        

Zak Williams
Ignition Market Leader, Innovation Lab, KPMG                  


Amanda Ciancio
Innovation Lab, KPMG                    

Sanjay Sehgal
Principal, Advisory Head of Markets, KPMG

Karl Melo 
Director, Data & Analytics,
KPMG Ignition                                                       

Dell ADLP conference attendees at the Sonesta Hotel Cambridge 6.5.19

Cory Krutis
Principal, Advisory Managed Services, KPMG     


Rob Barrett
Principal, US Supply Chain Advisory Leader,
US Powered Leader, KPMG                    

Matt Bishop
Chief Technology Officer, Global Advisory, KPMG

What to expect

This exclusive community brings together senior business leaders from a variety of industries and functions to:

  • Share insights and market trends related to new technology, labor, analytics, and other critical topics
  • Learn from each other, discuss challenges, and gain new perspectives on problem-solving
  • Discuss the leading practices around technology applications and platforms, integration, data insights, and processes
  • Discover current research on SaaS adoption and emerging technology strategies
  • Understand how product functionality may or may not be meeting your business needs


  • Monday, June 5
  • Tuesday, June 6
  • Wednesday, June 7

Monday, June 5

Arrival day with optional social activities

Welcome reception and dinner

Tuesday, June 6

Welcome, opening remarks, and introduction to KPMG Lakehouse
Cory Krutis, Sanjay Sehgal, and Rob Barrett, KPMG

Keynote: Thinking technologies
Erica Orange, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, The Future Hunters

Open discussion with KPMG leadership

State of the economy
Insights and knowledge to help identify potential opportunities that could impact your strategic objectives. Our perspectives look at the short-term and long-term economic factors critical to guiding business decisions.
Ken Kim, Senior Economist, KPMG

Lunch and networking

Opportunity is knocking. Are you answering?
To compete effectively in the digital world, moving systems to the cloud is not enough. While the adoption of SaaS continues to increase, the full value is limited if new features aren’t deployed to deliver improved business outcomes. This discussion will highlight trends based on KPMG and HFS’ 2023 Cloud Adoption survey of more than 600 decision-makers globally.
Joel Martin, HFS Research

KPMG Ignition Center
An introduction to the capabilities of KPMG Ignition, a specialized team that thinks and works differently to produce differentiated results for your business. See beyond the now, sense opportunities and possibilities for newer, faster, and better outcomes.
Zak Williams and Karl Melo, KPMG

Digital Transformation: Inflection Points
Overview of the various inflection points organizations face along their digital transformation journey: Transformation Visioning; Art of the Possible; and  Optimization. 
Zak Williams and Amanda Ciancio, KPMG

Wrap up and close
Ignition team, Cory Krutis, Sanjay Sehgal, Rob Barrett, KPMG

Lakehouse sip-and-stroll
Join us for a tour to learn more about the special features of this purpose-built facility

Reception and dinner

Wednesday, June 7

Commuity Impact activity
Unlock the Donation: At KPMG, our values are at the core of all that we do.  Our people work Together, For Better, to collaborate with nonprofits committed to strengthening minds and bodies and creating a lasting impact that is measurable, sustainable, and transformational. Attendees will team up and use provided clues to “unlock” a charitable donation in support of building stronger and healthier communities. Which team will unlock the donation before time runs out?

Welcome Back, day one reflection and overnight ah-has

Digital transformation inflection points recap
Recap of the digital transformation journey and the three inflection points.
Zak Williams, KPMG

Transformation Visioning Session
Overview of transformation readiness approach and outcomes including an overview of the varying degrees of transformation and ideation on transformation outcomes across the enterprise and key represented functions. A client will be showcased.
Zak Williams and Amanda Ciancio, KPMG

Panel: AI + Future of the Workforce
KPMG clients and panelists will share how AI is impacting organizations now and what lies ahead for the future of the workforce.
Moderated by Matt Bishop, KPMG

Art of the Possible
Connect leading-edge data and analytics techniques to their relevance in critical issues explored in a wider business context, including intelligent forecasting and real-world examples.
Karl Melo, KPMG

Lunch and networking

Overview of optimization (ERP + more broadly) approach + outcomes, exploring opportunities and aligning on a cross-functional path forward.  
Karl Melo and Amanda Ciancio, KPMG

Wrap up and close
Cory Krutis, Sanjay Sehgal, and Rob Barrett, KPMG


KPMG Lakehouse

Lake Nona, FL

KPMG Lakehouse

Attendee profile: You must be an executive (C-suite), VP, or Senior Director responsible for enterprise technology solutions for Finance, HR, IT, or Procurement.


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