Join us at .conf+






Join peer leaders to discuss how to enhance your digital resilience and innovate for tomorrow — from ensuring collaboration with your fellow C-suite and board of directors to effectively navigating emerging technologies, such as AI.

Hosted by Splunk's CEO, Gary Steele, the .conf+ executive program will feature a curated agenda of topics that are top of mind for CISOs, CIOs and CTOs. The executive program will take place July 17-18 during .conf23, Splunk's annual user conference at the Venetian.


Registration for .conf+ is now closed. If you have any questions, please email


*Agenda subject to change.

Monday, July 17, 2023, 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm 

Time (all PT)


4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Welcome Meet & Greet

5:30 pm -  6:30 pm

Opening Keynote - Priority Seating

Tuesday, July 18, 2023, 7:00 am - 4:00 pm 

Time (all PT)


7:00 am - 8:30 am                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        


8:30 am - 10:00 am

Product and Innovation Keynote - Priority Seating

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Featured Sessions

Charting A Strong Course: Navigating Conversations With Your Board
How do you engage with your board in an environment of economic uncertainty? How do you approach the conversation of emerging technology, threats and risk? Hear tips from executive leaders and analysts on how to have successful conversations with your most critical stakeholders.

Pandora’s Box Is Open: The Latest in Generative AI and Innovation
Hear from executive leaders how they are managing the opportunities and threats from AI and other emerging technologies. Learn how to ensure your organization is staying one step ahead of potential disruption.

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm


1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Featured Guest Speaker

Cyberwars of the Future: What We Can Learn From Attacks Today 
Hear insights from Andy Greenberg, award-winning senior writer for WIRED and bestselling author of Tracers in the Dark: The Global Hunt for the Crime Lords of Cryptocurrency. Known for his ability to help navigate the darker forces of the digital age, Greenberg explains complicated technology in a way anyone can understand.

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Executive Experience Options

  • Join a specially guided tour of the source=*Pavillon including the Splunk Immersive Experience, Innovation Zone and Splunk Security Operations Centre.
  • Meet 1:1 with Splunk executives.
  • Participate in Splunk’s Product Advisory Board - learn about upcoming product innovations and provide input.

5:00 pm

Close of .conf+ Executive Program


  • Gary Steele, President & CEO, Splunk  
  • Andy Greenberg, Senior Writer, Wired, & Award-Winning Author of Tracers in the Dark: The Global Hunt for the Crime Lords of Cryptocurrency
  • Elisa Steele, Board of Directors, Splunk
  • Devon Bryan, Global Chief Information Officer, Carnival Corporation
  • Randy Herold, Chief Information Security Officer, ManpowerGroup
  • Merim Becirovic, Enterprise IT Chief Technology Officer, Accenture
  • Steven McAndrews, Deputy CIO, DOE-NNSA
  • Allie Mellen, Senior Analyst, Forrester
  • Tom Casey, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Products & Technology, Splunk
  • Jason Lee, Chief Information Security Officer, Splunk
  • Patrick Coughlin, Vice President, Technical GTM, Splunk
  • Cory Minton, Field CTO, Splunk

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