ArcticCon Talks

Who cares about security strategy?

About speakers

Melanie Bladow, Tern Consulting LLC

Melanie Bladow is a management consultant who partners with large enterprise to define technology and business transformation strategy. Melanie believes that strategy and people skills will differentiate the technology leaders of the future and she’s ready to show you how. Her 20 year career has spanned both IT and Business Leadership, including roles in Software Engineering, Database Administration, Business Information Management, Business Planning, and serving as CIO for BP’s Global Exploration Division. Melanie led initiatives for Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, Oilfield Digitization, as well as setting technology and security strategy. A highlight of her career was leading the BP crisis management team keeping communications with Libya online during the Arab Spring. Melanie holds a BA in Politics from Whitman College and a CIO of the Future graduate certificate from Boston University and UC Berkeley. Melanie is now Principal at Tern Consulting and resides in Anchorage, Alaska, where she leverages her global leadership experience to help organizations achieve strategic digital transformation. Two sample speaking engagements on leadership and developing influence https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yljJgrjxgc0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pOldlQdSEMM&feature=youtu.be

Melanie Bladow

Join us at Anchorage Marriott Downtown in Anchorage, AK on October 4th, 2018