Schedule

TechServe Executive Summit 

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

2024 TechServe Alliance Board of Directors Meeting


Invite Only

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

SIM Foundation Golf Tournament


Participation Only Open to Sponsors of SIM TechExec. Limited spots available.

12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

TechServe Alliance Executive Summit Registration

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Building a Technology Staffing Firm of Enduring Value
A TechServe Workshop


Advanced Registration Required

4:15 pm - 5:30 pm

Speed Networking with Staffing Firm Leaders & Suppliers

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Executive Summit Welcome Reception

TechServe Executive Summit  

7:00 am - 3:15 pm

Executive Summit Registration Open

8:00 am - 9:00 pm

TechServe Executive Summit & SIM TechExec Breakfast

9:00 am - 9:30 am

TechServe Executive Summit & SIM TechExec: Opening & Welcome 

Mark Roberts - CEO, TechServe Alliance
Mark Taylor - CEO, SIM

9:30 am - 10:30 am

TechServe Executive Summit & SIM TechExec: Keynote

Ryan Leak - Best Selling Author, Executive Coach

You won't want to miss this session! Ryan Leak is a best-selling author of Chasing Failure, UnOffendable, and Leveling Up. He is an esteemed executive coach, and a highly sought-after transformational speaker. With an incredible reach of over 50,000 people every month, Ryan's words have the power to transform lives. Each year, he dedicates his expertise to the growth of over 25,000 leaders, spanning the spectrum from Fortune 100 corporations to elite professional sports teams.

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Executive Summit & TechExec: Sponsor Supplier Showcase

Networking Break with Suppliers

11:00 am - 3:15 pm

Large Firm Forum
Separate Registration Required

11:30 am - 11:45 am

Transition Break

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Breakout Sessions for Technology Staffing Firms

Breakout sessions include topics aligned with the following themes:  

  • High-Impact Leadership & Cultivating a Performance-Driven Culture: The dual imperatives of leadership: strategic decision-making and fostering a high-performance culture 
  • Opportunities Amid Disruption: Identifying opportunities amid disruptive forces transforming client buying practices and the industry landscape
  • The Blueprint for High-Performing Teams: Attracting, Developing and Retaining a High-Performing Team   
  • The Tech Stack: Leveraging AI and Automation for Immediate and Future Success: Exploring the latest advancements in AI and automation driving both short-term wins and longer-term competitive advantage 

12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Technology Executive Leaders Women's Lunch
Separate Registration Required

12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Executive Summit & TechExec Networking Roundtable Lunch

2:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Transition Break

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Breakout Sessions for Technology Staffing Firms

Breakout sessions include topics aligned with the following themes:  

  • High-Impact Leadership & Cultivating a Performance-Driven Culture: The dual imperatives of leadership: strategic decision-making and fostering a high-performance culture 
  • Opportunities Amid Disruption: Identifying opportunities amid disruptive forces transforming client buying practices and the industry landscape
  • The Blueprint for High-Performing Teams: Attracting, Developing and Retaining a High-Performing Team   
  • The Tech Stack: Leveraging AI and Automation for Immediate and Future Success: Exploring the latest advancements in AI and automation driving both short-term wins and longer-term competitive advantage 

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Transition Break

3:30 pm - 4:45 pm

TechServe Executive Summit & TechExec General Session

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

ITPWG Private Reception

** Invite Only

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Technology Leaders Connect Reception

TechServe Executive Summit  

8:00 am - 9:00 am 

Networking Breakfast Executive Summit & SIM TechExec

9:00 am - 9:15 am 

Morning Welcome 

Mark Roberts - CEO, TechServe Alliance
Mark Taylor - CEO, SIM

9:15 am - 10:30 am 

Executive Summit & TechExec General Session

Dr. Tassu Shervani - Associate Professor, Cox School of Business, SMU

This session will address demographics and technology, highlighting the continued demand for scarce skilled labor, upward pressure on wages, the stalemate on immigration, and the need for automation and AI in the coming decades to support continued economic growth as the supply of skilled labor continues to be rather tight. 

10:30 am - 10:45 am 

Transition Break

10:45 am - 11:45 am 

Breakout Sessions for Technology Staffing Firms

Breakout sessions include topics aligned with the following themes:  

  • High-Impact Leadership & Cultivating a Performance-Driven Culture: The dual imperatives of leadership: strategic decision-making and fostering a high-performance culture 
  • Opportunities Amid Disruption: Identifying opportunities amid disruptive forces transforming client buying practices and the industry landscape
  • The Blueprint for High-Performing Teams: Attracting, Developing and Retaining a High-Performing Team   
  • The Tech Stack: Leveraging AI and Automation for Immediate and Future Success: Exploring the latest advancements in AI and automation driving both short-term wins and longer-term competitive advantage 

11:45 am - 12:00 pm 

Executive Summit & TechExec Networking Roundtables

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm 

Transition Break

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm 

General Session

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm 

Transition Break

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm 

Breakout Sessions for Technology Staffing Firms

Breakout sessions include topics aligned with the following themes:  

  • High-Impact Leadership & Cultivating a Performance-Driven Culture: The dual imperatives of leadership: strategic decision-making and fostering a high-performance culture 
  • Opportunities Amid Disruption: Identifying opportunities amid disruptive forces transforming client buying practices and the industry landscape
  • The Blueprint for High-Performing Teams: Attracting, Developing and Retaining a High-Performing Team   
  • The Tech Stack: Leveraging AI and Automation for Immediate and Future Success: Exploring the latest advancements in AI and automation driving both short-term wins and longer-term competitive advantage 

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm 

Transition Break

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm 

Closing Keynote

4:45 pm - 6:00 pm 

Closing Reception