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Former Cisco CEO John Chambers Is Trying To Change The World

Peter High interviews John Chambers, the former CEO of Cisco Systems. They discuss John’s work with the leaders of France and India to digitize their countries, what he looks for when evaluating companies to invest in, insights from his new book, among other topics.

Dinu Parel Is Parker Hannifin’s New CIO

Dinu Parel has been named the new Chief Information Officer of $12 billion Parker Hannifin Corporation. Prior to Parker Hannifin, Dinu worked at Baker Hughes.

Red Hat Aims To Be The Default Choice For Next-Generation IT

Peter High interviews Mike Kelly, the CIO of Red Hat. They discuss Red Hat’s strategic priorities and mission to become the default choice for next-generation IT, how IT differentiates itself within a technology organization, how Red Hat engages with the CIO community to learn from their different experiences, among other topics.

Thoughts On The AI Superpowers From The Person Who Understands Them Best

Peter High interviews Kai-Fu Lee, Founder of Sinovation Ventures. They discuss how China is well positioned to surpass the US in AI prowess, the stunning, government-supported progress China’s technology sector has made in recent years, among other topics.

CEO Of King On The Introduction Of Candy Crush Friends Saga

Peter High interviews Riccardo Zacconi, CEO of King. They discuss the strategy behind the new candy crush game, why the original game saw such tremendous success, the future of King, among other topics.

Kimberly Johnson’s Path From Chief Credit Officer To Chief Operating Officer Of Fannie Mae

Peter High interviews Kimberly Johnson, COO of Fannie Mae. They discuss Kimberly’s path to the COO role, Kimberly’s take on green financing, the similarities between risk and operations, among other topics.

Former Colorado Governor Bill Ritter Continues To Influence Clean Energy

Peter High interviews Bill Ritter, the 41st Governor of Colorado. They discuss the new technologies that will assist in managing energy portfolios, why it is more effective to work with the states and the private sector to achieve the energy transformation than it is to partner with the Federal Government, Bill’s work as strategy partner at Blackhorn Ventures, among other topics.

Mike Capone’s Journey From CIO To COO To CEO

Peter High interviews Mike Capone, Chief Executive Officer of Qlik. They discuss Mike’s advice to CIO’s looking to make similar career advances to other C-Level positions, Qlik’s focus on streamlining the analytics process to deliver one platform, how Mike’s technology background has allowed him to better understand Qlik’s customers’ needs, among other topics.

Interview With The Leading Investor In Self-Driving Tech

Peter High Interviews Mike Volpi, General Partner at Index Ventures. They discuss the benefits of open-source software, how the role of IT has evolved as every department within the business is becoming more fluent in technology, how Mike focuses on the founding team and individual entrepreneurs, rather than the sector, when making an investment, among other topics.

How Best Buy, The New York Times, And John Deere Have Become Digital Leaders

Peter High interviews Sunil Gupta, Edward W. Carter Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. They discuss the differences between an ecosystem or platform strategy, and a product strategy, the four major areas companies must evaluate when making a digital transformation, the importance of senior executives leading cultural change and giving employees the resources to continually learn, among other topics