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Leadership Speaks: George Conrades, CEO, Akamai Technologies
Tuesday, October 19, 8:30 - 10:00 AM
PTC, 140 Kendrick St., Needham
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The charge for this program is $40 for Members and $50 for Non-Members who pre-register; $50 for Members and $60 for Non-Members who register at-the-door.
Sponsored by McDermott, Will &
Akamai Technologies' George Conrades is
without a doubt one of the web's foremost leaders.
Named chairman and chief executive officer of
Akamai in April 1999, he brings a broad range of
business experience in the computing, Internet,
telecommunications, and media industries.
Before joining Akamai, George was
executive vice president and president of GTE
Internetworking following the firm's acquisition of BBN
Corporation in 1997. At GTE, he was responsible for
creating GTE Internetworking and leading GTE's rapid
growth in the data and Internet business, including
integrated telecommunications services.
Prior to BBN, Mr. Conrades was an IBM senior vice
president and member of IBM's Corporate
Management Board. There, he ran many of its key
businesses including IBM United States, IBM
Asia/Pacific, and two manufacturing and development
An extraordinary thought leader and Internet
pioneer, George will share with us his unique
perspective on how the industry is changing, media
as a platform, what he sees on the horizon, and how
he is preparing for future success.
Leadership Speaks is a series of informal, interactive
breakfast sessions that feature industry leaders
speaking on the dramatic changes going on in the
industry and highighting the people, the companies,
and the innovations behind the changes. Leadership
Speaks is hosted by the insightful and entertaining
John Hession, Partner, McDermott, Will &