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Twice-weekly conversations with top executives and thought leaders at the intersection of business, technology, and innovation. Each episode of Technovation explores the technology trends that are transforming business, and the leaders driving digital change inside their organizations. Produced by Metis Strategy and hosted by firm President Peter High, Technovation is the premier podcast for IT and technology professionals with the largest collection of interviews with elite CIOs, CTOs, and CDOs.

Technovation with Peter High (CIO, CTO, CDO, CXO Interviews‪)‬ Metis Strategy

    • Technology
    • 4.8 • 62 Ratings

Twice-weekly conversations with top executives and thought leaders at the intersection of business, technology, and innovation. Each episode of Technovation explores the technology trends that are transforming business, and the leaders driving digital change inside their organizations. Produced by Metis Strategy and hosted by firm President Peter High, Technovation is the premier podcast for IT and technology professionals with the largest collection of interviews with elite CIOs, CTOs, and CDOs.

    Renovate+: Cummins’s New IT Strategy with CIO Earl Newsome

    Renovate+: Cummins’s New IT Strategy with CIO Earl Newsome

    689: Earl discusses the company’s strategic pivot to focus on agility, resiliency, and business capability management. Earl begins with an overview of the company’s business and his role as CIO. As CIO, he covers the areas of importance on his priority list, the new business engagement model he has driven at the company, and the change management that arose as a result. Earl also speaks on bringing diversity into the workplace and the work he and others are doing to increase diverse talent in the workplace through the TechPACT organization. Earl also talks about the company’s increased focus on cybersecurity and how he is training his employees to be “CyberSMART”. Finally, Earl shares the trends in technology that he is looking forward to and gives advice on how others can reach the same level of success as he has had throughout his career.



    Also available on YouTube:



    https://youtu.be/tg4BjAahYi4



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    This episode is sponsored by Cisco.

    • 40 min
    The Future of Customer Experience with Cisco SVP Thimaya Subaiya

    The Future of Customer Experience with Cisco SVP Thimaya Subaiya

    688: Thimaya Subaiya, SVP and General Manager of Global Customer Experience at Cisco, shares his perspective on changing customer expectations and their impact on the future of work. He shares the hallmarks of great customer experience in the digital age, highlights shifting customer priorities, and articulates the ways in which companies are responding to these changes. He also discusses how hyper-automation is changing collaboration tools and shares his thoughts on what the future might hold. Finally, Thimaya looks ahead at other trends in technology on his radar, including the expansion of 5G and continued prevalence of data analytics.

    • 22 min
    Former Under Secretary of State Keith Krach on Building Trust in Technology

    Former Under Secretary of State Keith Krach on Building Trust in Technology

    687: In this interview, Keith discusses his remarkably diverse set of career experiences. Keith reflects on the evolution and adoption of robotics and the internet and the genesis behind Ariba. He also talks about the importance of trust in technology and how that paved the way for DocuSign. We then discuss his time in policy as Under Secretary of State and developing the Institute for Tech Diplomacy at Purdue. Finally, Keith shares his perspective on current geopolitical topics including US-China relations, China’s relationship with Taiwan, and the future of tech diplomacy.



    Also available on YouTube:



    https://youtu.be/4HCk4JzSigk

    • 48 min
    The Remarkable Career of IT Pioneer Dame Stephanie “Steve” Shirley

    The Remarkable Career of IT Pioneer Dame Stephanie “Steve” Shirley

    686: Dame Stephanie reflects on her storied career as an IT pioneer. After escaping Nazi Germany and arriving in the UK as a child, she went on to hold a series of influential positions in the technology industry. Dame Stephanie describes the trials and tribulations of starting a company as a woman in the 1960s, building client relationships as a woman-led business, and adopting an ahead-of-its-time approach to workplace flexibility. She also shares her passion for autism research, her role as a “venture philanthropist,” in the space, and progress made in developing an autism treatment. Finally, Dame Stephanie discusses her memoir, Let It Go: My Extraordinary Story, and how she remains active and productive in the later years of her life.



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    https://youtu.be/0L9Bk6RL310

    • 34 min
    Digital Healthcare with Intermountain Health CDIO Craig Richardville

    Digital Healthcare with Intermountain Health CDIO Craig Richardville

    685: Craig discusses the evolution of digital in the healthcare space across his career as a digital executive in the industry. Craig shares how he helped drive a patient-first perspective when it came to digital and his focus on cloud adoption and a mobile-first orientation to set a better foundation for the company. He also discusses the pathway he and his peers have taken going from running support organizations to running strategic drivers for their companies at present.



    Also available on YouTube:



    https://youtu.be/1E3DXXEmHnI

    • 27 min
    Education in the Digital Age with Pearson CIO Marykay Wells

    Education in the Digital Age with Pearson CIO Marykay Wells

    684: Marykay Wells, CIO of Pearson, discusses the remarkable transformation she has driven at Pearson to reinvent itself for the digital age. Marykay dissects the pandemic's impact on digital learning platforms and their adoption, including Pearson’s own Pearson+ platform. She also covers how this digital learning has translated into internal training at Pearson and how it has shifted the company’s focus from primarily B2B into a B2C orientation. Marykay describes the internal innovation competitions the company holds to identify opportunities and how she has moved the IT organization towards a new IT service model. Finally, Marykay talks about the up-and-coming trends in technology she sees and gives advice for people looking to follow in her footsteps as a tech executive.



    Also Available on YouTube:



    https://youtu.be/YQy-t2S4EG0

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
62 Ratings

62 Ratings

malfoxley ,

Great show!

The host of the Technovation highlights all aspects of business, tech and more in this can’t miss podcast! The host and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

JoshCrist ,

Entertaining, insightful and actionable! 🔥

Whether you’re well established as a technology innovator, or just getting started as a catalyst for change - this is a must-listen podcast for you! Peter does an incredible job leading conversations that cover a huge breadth of topics related to the ins and outs of building a thriving enterprise and life you can be proud of - with leaders who’ve actually walked the path. Highly recommend listening and subscribing!

music reviewer 900 ,

Technovation hits the mark!

Peter is a great host and interviewer. His Exec guests are leading the way for real change in the IT arena and value to the business and how they are doing it. Every session has some great nuggets of relevant knowledge and I thoroughly enjoy each weekly session.

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