Houston, TX 77010
10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013
IAMCP Exclusive ....Microsoft Executive Round Table with Karl Noakes, General Manager, WW Partner Marketing, Microsoft Corporation (Redmond).This is a unique Round Table exclusively run by IAMCP for the benefit of our members. The Round Table will take the format of a brief introduction followed by open discussion and FAQ's.IAMCP Members will have the opportunity to meet with Karl and to share their views experiences, wishes and desires. Karl is keen to meet with IAMCP members to discuss current partner initiatives including the MPN programme, and how Microsoft might better serve its community of partners.It is also an opportunity to have some discussions around Microsoft’s FY14 Strategy and future roadmap. In addition, there will be an opportunity for a general FAQ session.Karl leads a multi-disciplined team to engage and motivate Microsoft's 640,000 strong channel - through marketing excellence, as of part this remit Karl is global business leader for Partner Marketing personnel across all Microsoft's WW subsidiaries. This is a highly visible role that has responsibility for the following :Activating Partner Ecosystem To Drive Public Cloud Selling & DeploymentDeepen the capabilities & share of our partner ecosystem through Microsoft Partner ProgramsGaining share in strategic workloads via Partner acquisition and activation Launching new offerings to align with Strategic PrioritiesMaintain and grow Partner satisfaction across Managed & Unmanaged audiencesSummary of Karl’s background includes:20+ years experience in IT technical, sales and marketing roles10+ years experience in second level management, member of various leadership teams Experience of direct and in-direct channel marketing, to build sales pipeline and drive membership of programmes Driving GTM for products from Desktop to Server to CloudWorked in both SMB and EnterpriseTechnology background retaining passion and knowledge including Cloud computingThis round table event follows on from the extremely successful series originally started with Nigel Postings, Paul O'Connell and the other Executive Round Tables run at the Worldwide Partner Conference in previous years. Because of this on-going success and the demand to continue and expand our Executive Round Table series, we have opened up a series of round tables with different focus areas. If you are unable to attend this session or the session is fully booked, then there will be an opportunity to attend other round tables with Julie Bennani, Burke Fewel, Josh Waldo, Anders Spatzek and Jon Roskill. You can follow your hosts/presenters on Twitter and news via the IAMCP Facebook page – see below.Karl Noakes - @noakes
IAMCP - @IAMCP Org (Hashtag #IAMCP) Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/IAMCPInternational IAMCP is pleased to be able to open up its Round Table programme to a much wider geographical audience and so we canvas input from partners in other regions.Past experience has shown these sessions to be very popular, very interesting and engaging, and of exceptional value to partners. Without exception everyone rated these sessions extremely highly. We recommend you register today in order to avoid disappointment. These Round table events are limited to a very small number of IAMCP members. And if you haven't yet joined IAMCP and would like to participate in these round table events you can register today at www.iamcp.org !If you have any questions concerning this event, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.orgIf you are interested in sponsorship opportunities for this roundtable, please see our sponsorship options here.