EMC / Greenplum - Design Principles for the New Normal

Tuesday 14 May 2013

BCS, 1st Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2E 7HA | Maps

6.00pm for 6.30pm start.

Chris Roche and other speakers from EMC

Chris is the UKI Regional Director for Greenplum, the Big Data division of EMC, a role which combines his experience of business transformation, Artificial Intelligence background and 11 years EMC tenure.

Chris has held positions including UKI Director of Infrastructure Consulting, UKI Business Transformation Director, UKI Services Transformation Manager, and EMEA Consulting Manager for the EMC Information Solutions Consultancy. Most recently, Chris served as Country Manager for EMC in Ireland.

Chris holds a 1st Class Degree in Computing and Information Technology (BScHons). He is a member of the British Computer Society (MBCS) and is qualified as a Chartered Engineer (CEng) and Chartered Information Technology Practitioner (CITP).


The new normal encompasses the shift from a physical society to a more digital society. Organisations are looking to take advantage of this shift to grow their businesses. At such major inflection points incremental innovation is not enough. What design principles should be deployed to enable transformative innovation to take place and so take advantage of this disruption.