Speaking Engagements

Frank Wander  is a sought after speaker and panelist at industry events, as well as a frequent contributor to blogs and magazines. He brings deep experience, meaningful stories, and connects with his audience to create a memorable and fun talk. He is often the keynote speaker, having successfully opened many conferences, speaking on a wide range of topics, and is frequently interviewed on prominent internet channels and radio broadcasts.

Please check to see if he is available for your conference, seminar or station by sending him details about the speaking opportunity and the event to fwander@PeopleProductive.com.

Here is a list of Frank’s past and future engagements:

Event

Date

Topic

CHRO Institute
Keynote Address 

Boston Society for Information Management
SIM Career Development Talk

 

CAI Knowledge Exchange
PM Dinner Lecture Series

 

DisruptHR New York
Power Talk

July
2017 

June
2017

 

April
2017

 

January
2016

The Transformation of HR into Talent Management

 

How to End Project/Program Failure Now!!

 

The Digital Enterprise is Not About Technology

 


The Rehumanization of Work

Philadelphia Womens CXO Group
Roundtable Discussion
October
2015
The 6th Sense of Leadership
New Jersey Society for Information Management
Keynote Address
September
2015
Talent: Key to Building the Digital Enterprise
New Metro Lead
IT Council 
Keynote Address
September
2015
Increasing the Velocity of Work
Millenium Alliance 
Phoenix Private Sector
 IT Assembly 
Keynote Address
May
2015
Talent Management Reimagined for the 21st Century
   
Executive Leaders
in Technology 
Roundtable Discussion
April
2015
                  Unlocking Workforce Productivity 
   
NJ Industry Week Conference sponsored by
NJ Institute of Technology and the State of NJ

Opening Keynote Address
April
2015
Talent Management Reimagined for the 21st Century
   
Westchester PMI Professional Development Day
Opening Keynote Address
March
2015
The Entrepreneurial PM
   
Princeton Trusted Advisers
Panelist
March
2015
Creating a Culture of Execution, Collaboration and Leadership
   
Orlando Client Seminar
On-Site Seminar
January
2015
The Science of Rapport
   
Intel IT Center
The Transform IT Show
November
2014
The High Performing Intentional Culture
   
Millenium Alliance  
Dallas Chief Marketing Officer Assembly
Keynote Address
November
2014
The Human Side of the Digital Enterprise
   
Win-Win@Work Radio
Interview
October
2014
Creating Engaged Employees and Culture
   
Millenium Alliance
Dallas Private Sector IT Assembly

Keynote Address
October
2014
The New Era of Leadership
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
October
2014
Decision Making at Warp Speed
   
CIO Talk Radio
Interview
September
2014
Addressing Employee Burnout
   
CIO Perspectives Chicago Conference
Workshop
September
2014
Unlocking Innovation: A Culture Transformation Workshop for Business Leaders
   
CIO Perspectives Boston Conference
Workshop
August
2014
Unlocking Innovation: A Culture Transformation Workshop for Business Leaders
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
August
2014
Unlocking Your Employees Creativity
   
IT Metrics & Productivity Institute
Webinar
July
2014
How to Build a High Performing Culture – by Design
   
Breakfast Club of NJ
Presentation
July
2014
How to Create an Innovative Organization
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
July
2014
IT: Creative Arm of the Enterprise
   
CIO Talk Radio
Interview
June
2014
The 6th Sense of Leadership
   
CIO Perspectives DC Conference
Workshop
June
2014
Unlocking Innovation: A Culture Transformation Workshop for Business Leaders
   
NetiquetteIQ – Blog Talk Radio
Interview
May
2014
The Power of Communications, Culture and Talent
   
Haydle, Inc
Webinar
May
2014
How to Build an Innovative Culture
   
CIO Insight Magazine 
Article
May
2014
IT Leadership 2.0: Transform Yourself or Fade Away
   
SIM NY Chapter Meeting
Presentation
April
2014
How to Build a High Performing IT Organization – by Design
   
CIO Perspectives NY Conference
Workshop
April 22
2014
Unlocking Innovation in the Enterprise : An Interactive Workshop for IT Leaders
   
Rider University Event
Presentation
March
2014
The Talent Revolution
   
CIO Talk Radio
Interview
March
2014
Promoting Human Value in IT Culture
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
March
2014
The Workplaces of Tomorrow Are Winning Today
   
Your Career is Calling 107.7 The Bronc
Interview
March
2014
Frankly, People Are Vital
   
CIO Insight Magazine 
Article
January
2014
Culture: The Leadership Mirror
   
Smarter Cloud Clan Radio: Unlocking Innovation
Interview
November
2013
Innovation in the Enterprise
   
Protiviti Presents: 
Annual Enterprise Security Conference
Panelist
October
2013
Developing the Enterprise Security Scorecard 
   
InformationWeek CIO Summit @ Interop New York
Panelist
October
2013
Building The Next-Gen “Innovation” Organization
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
September
2013
Unlocking Your Organizations Innovation Potential
   
Next Generation Insurance Summit Conference
Workshops and Keynote Panels
September
2013
– Unlocking Innovation in the Enterprise
– Legacy Application Modernization
– Mobility
   
Switch and Shift TV interview with Ted Coiné
Interview
August
2013
Transforming Culture to Maximize the Human Infrastructure
   
The Heller Report
Guest Blog: Book Excerpt
August
2013
Human Infrastructure is Now the CIO’s Key to Success
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
August
2013
Offshoring: Pathway to Competitive Disadvantage
   
We Plus You Interview with Carly Alyssa Thorne
Interview
August
2013
Straight Talk about Conscious Business Collaboration
   
Your Career is Calling 107.7 The Bronc
Interview
August
2013
Transforming Your Business
   
CIO Talk Radio
Interview
August
2013
Building a Candid Organization
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
July
2013
How Corporate Sociopaths Affect IT Productivity
   
Your Career is Calling 107.7 The Bronc
Interview
June
2013
Transforming IT Culture
   
Fordham CIO Roundtable
Presentation
May
2013
The Rehumanization of Work
   
New Jersey SIM
Keynote Address
May
2013
The Talent Revolution
   
Financial Services Technology Conference
Opening Keynote Address
April/May
2013
Transforming IT Culture
   
Leadership Excellence Magazine
Article
April
2013
The Blind Spot
   
CIO Talk Radio
Interview
March
2013
Promoting Human Value in IT Culture
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Article
March
2013
IT Failure and the Dehumanization of the Workforce
   
Institute Webinar
Series
January
2013
The Human Factors of IT Excellence
   
On-Site
Client Seminars
October
2012
The Human Factors of Organizational Effectiveness
   
Vicom Computer Services
Senior IT Leaders Seminar @ Yankee Stadium
September
2012
IT Expense Optimization and Transformation
   
CIO Magazine
Article
August
2012
Quick Coach: Innovation
   
CIO Magazine
Article
June
2012
CIO’s In Search of Simplicity
   
Data Technology Group
Guest Speaker
June
2012
Advanced Practices to Formalize and Mature IT Strategy Workshop
 
Columbia University
CIO Leadership Forum
Conference Presentation
June
2012
CIO Leadership – The Complexities
   
Business Insider
Video Interview
May
2012
Why Companies Should Jump on the Cloud Bandwagon
   
CIO Magazine
CIO Perspectives, NYC
Closing Keynote
April
2012
Unleashing the Human Factors of IT Productivity
   
Wall Street Journal
CIO Journal Article
April
2012
Ignoring the Human Factors Leads to IT Failure
   
Columbia Master in Technology Program
Guest Speaker
March
2012
Guest Speaker
   
Boston CIO Conference
Panelist
 March
2012
Planning the IT Workforce of the 21stCentury
   
ShoreGroup
Keynote Presentation at Client Meeting
March
2012
The Human Factors of IT Excellence
   
ComputerWorld
Interview Cover Story
February
2012
Big SaaS
Done Right
   
CIO Insight Magazine
Interview Article
December
2011
The Guardian of IT
   
SearchCIO
Interview Article
November
2011
Guardian Life Transforms IT by putting Knowledge Workers First
   
Avasant
CIO Executive Seminar
Conference Speaker
November
2011
A CIO’s Cloud Implementation Story
   
Society for Information Management (SIM)
Global Research Paper Award (2nd Place)
November
2011
“Drawing “Align” in the Sand: The Cultural Shift Towards Embedded IT”
Dr. Jerry Luftman, Stevens Institute of Technology
   
Gartner Symposium
Conference Speaker
October
2011
The Social Fabric of IT
   
ComputerWorld
Article
July
2011
Frank Wander: The Grill
   
IDG
Cloud Leadership Forum
Panelist
June
2011
Cloud Implementations in a Highly Regulated Industry
   
The Wall Street Journal
Article
April
2011
The View from the CIO’s Office
   
ComputerWorld Premier 100 IT Leaders
Conference Keynote
March
2011
IT 2020: Just Beyond the Horizon
   
CIO Talk Radio
Interview
February
2011
Creating the Optimal Portfolio
   
Network World
IT Roadmap, NY
Conference Keynote
February
2011
Eyes on the Horizon: An Executive Perspective
   
FST
US Summit 2010

Workshop Leader

October
2010
Expense Optimization and Transformation
   
CIO Magazine
CIO 100 Conference
Closing Keynote
August
2010
Innovation, Emotional Intelligence and the Collaborative IT Organization
   
World BPO Forum
Conference Panelist
June
2010
CIOROUNDTABLE- ITO /BPO Leadership: Managing Offshoring to Thrive in the
“New Normal”
   
The CIO Summit
Conference Speaker
May
2010
High Performance: The Importance of Meaningful Collaboration and Joint Ownership
   
CIO Magazine
CIO Perspectives, NYC
Conference Keynote
April
2010
Turnaround & Transformation at Guardian Life Insurance
   
Financial Service Technology Magazine
Article
August
2009
Unleashing Organizational Potential