The ITAM conference 2016 was held together with the BCS at Olympia, London

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Agenda - Thursday 9th


Opening Keynote

IT Service Management meets IT Asset Management
Opening Keynote presented by industry veterans; Mr. Howard Kendall and Mr. David Bicket 

Software Licensing Track

3 sessions on Microsoft licensing provided by Licensing School, Louise Ulrick

Session 1 - Microsoft Licensing: Get up to date in 40 minutes

Session 2 - Microsoft Licensing: Tips and tricks for licensing in a hybrid world

Session 3 - Microsoft Licensing: In the cloud – Office 365 and Azure

ITSM/ITAM & Tooling

ITSM and ITAM project implementations in a large global environment
Oren Mizrahil, head of portfolio and systems, Amdocs


SAM Tool Evaluation - 2016 edition
Birger Wilhelmsen ITAMOrg & Darius Kristen, KPMG


Optimize your software
Signe Marie Stenseth, Open iT

Security & ITAM

Defense through Attack Data
Michael Goedeker, HAKDEFNET


Outsourcing ITAM. The relative merits and challenges of outsourcing ITAM
Ciaran Merrigan, PWC


Open Source cybersecurity and devops
Martin Callinan, Source Code Control

Lunch & Exhibition



IT Asset Management - a risk or an opportunity?

Stanislav Pavlin, Vodafone


Gold Sponsor Address

Optimizing your Software License Position
Thorsten Besse,

The IT Asset Management 2016 Award

Governance, Risk & Compliance

IT Asset Management and the Service Desk, a virtuous circle
Matt Greening, SDI

ITSM & ITAM: Promoting collaboration between asset and service management
Ian Moyse, Axios Systems

ISO 19770-3: The most important thing you don’t yet know about the future of SAM
Jason Keogh, 1E



Get the management buy-in for SAM
Johannes Schmidt, KPMG


Is SAM a cost or an investment? How to gain senior management support for SAM by measuring ROI
Phil Hames, The Business Software Centre


Vendor Management - Maintenance payments - can they continue to rise?
Thomas O'Leary, Origina


Legal & Audit

Audit defense or negotiated compliance
Daniel Begg, Home Retail Group (Argos)


Licensee's own EULA - to use or not to use?
Lau Normann-Joergensen, Lawfirm Kromann-Reumert


Boost up your Oracle audit defence
Richard Spitthoven, B-lay

Conference exhibition


Dinner reception

Agenda - Friday 10th


IT Asset Management from a business management point of view

Michael Ørnø, CEO, Agency for Governmental IT Services (Ministry of Finance, Denmark)


Platinum Address

Winning Friends and Influencing People

  David Foxen, Snow Software

Managing IT Assets

Perils and controls of indirect usage
Chris Geogh, Derive Logic

Managing Risk and regulatory compliance within IT Asset Disposal in the lights of the new European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Steve Mellings, Adisa

ITAM in a broader Asset Management context
Henriette Joost, Copenhagen Airport

Governance, Risk & Compliance

ITAM Governance
Carsten Drewsen, Head of Software Asset Management, KMD

Office 365 supporting ISO 27001 compliance
Piaras MacDonnell

The link between business strategy and SAM operations
Rory Canavan, SAM Charter

Competencies & Org. Development

The ISO standards and organizational certification
Peter Beruk, 1E

Perspectives on the retirement of the Microsoft SAM competency
Armchair session with Matt Ward, Softcat and industry rep. (tba)

SAM roles and responsibilities
Rebecca Coss, ITAMS

Competency development within IT Asset Management

IT Asset Management training and certification in a broader best practice context

Birger Wilhelmsen, Jesper Oestergaard, ITAMOrg, Robert-Jan Willemsen, Suzanne Galletly, Exin

Moderator: Sarah Walshe, BCS

Roundtable - Licensing

Round table - Governance

Round table - Professional development

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