Mid-Atlantic CIO Forum Speaking Engagement

2018 Topic: Emerging Technologies, including Blockchain

Mr. Michael (Mick) Bisignani, Essextec Senior Vice President and CTO, has been tapped to speak at the Mid-Atlantic CIO Forum on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Towson University. This year’s topic is “Emerging Technologies, including Blockchain“.

As a thought leader in cognitive technology, Mick will present an update on artificial intelligence (AI) and cognitive computing, with insights on progress made with IBM Watson. Special attention will be paid to the topic of Serverless Computing, which incorporates aspects of container technology as well as how AI will drive and thrive within the IoT and Blockchain space beyond cognitive.

Essextec helps organizations solve their significant challenges by applying innovative cloud, cognitive, and cybersecurity technologies. Contact us today for more information on any of these technologies and how we can assist your organization.


The Mid-Atlantic CIO Forum is a regional forum for CIOs that fosters excellence in business and information technology in an environment that promotes educational and networking opportunities for CIOs facing similar challenges and issues. CIOs participate with peers to share information and experiences, and to exchange best practices in peer-to-peer discussion sessions.