June 9-10, 2022 | Boston & Virtual

LeanIX Connect
Summit Americas

Watch on-demand

for the always-on enterprise

To realize its value, innovation should be constant. But how can IT leaders achieve this in the right way?

Find out first-hand at our flagship event taking place in Boston, MA.

Industry-leading speakers will cover everything from transformative customer experiences to mitigating burnout culture, showing you how to set your innovation alight, for good.

Who is it for?

LeanIX Connect Summit is for anybody interested in how IT can help drive innovation, digital transformation and business success for the enterprise. This includes enterprise architects, CIOs, CISOs, CTOs and other business and IT leaders. Attendees also include LeanIX executives, experts, customers and partners.

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Hear from IT experts

Our wide range of IT industry thought leaders will tackle every aspect of powering digital transformation and innovation for the always-on enterprise.

Audience at the LeanIX Connect Summit 202

Discover all the latest tech

Want to know how to keep pace with change? Get demos, industry insights and listen to the best in tech share their learnings.

LeanIX employees talking with IT attendees at the LeanIX Connect summit 2021

Meet your IT industry peers

There’ll be plenty of opportunities to network with your peers — from enterprise architects to CIOs, CISOs, and other business leaders.

Keynote Speakers

Erik Qualman

Erik Qualman

Motivational Speaker & Bestselling Author, Professor, Advisory Board member

#1 Best Selling Author and Keynote Speaker Erik Qualman has performed in 55 countries and reached 50 million people.

His "Socialnomics" work has been on 60 Minutes to the Wall Street Journal and used by the National Guard to NASA. His book "Digital Leader" propelled him to be voted the 2nd Most Likeable Author in the World behind Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling.

"What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube" helped Qualman be listed by Forbes and Fortune as a Top 100 Digital Influencer. His business books are used in over 200 universities and he has received an honorary doctorate for his groundbreaking work.

"How to Sell on LinkedIn" is becoming mandatory reading for sales teams. Qualman was formerly a sitting professor at Harvard & MIT’s edX labs.

Natalie Nixon

Natalie Nixon

Top 50 Keynote Speakers in the World, Creativity Strategist, Advisor, Author

Figure 8 Thinking LLC

Creativity strategist Natalie Nixon is “the creativity whisperer for the C-Suite”. She is a highly sought after keynote speaker, valued for her accessible expertise on creativity, the future of work and innovation.

She brings an innovative and unique perspective to every keynote, strategic advisory engagement, and leadership coaching session. Her experience living in 5 countries combined with her background in anthropology, fashion, academia, and dance distinguish her as a one-of-a-kind creativity expert.

Brian Solis

Brian Solis

VP, Global Innovation Evangelist, 8x Best-Selling Author, Keynote Speaker, Digital Anthropologist, Futurist


Brian Solis is a world-renowned digital anthropologist and futurist. He is also an award-winning author and global keynote speaker. Brian’s research, advisory and presentations humanize the relationship between disruptive innovation and its impact on institutions, markets and societies. He not only helps audiences understand what’s happening and why, he visualizes future trends and inspires people to take leading roles in defining the future they want to see.

Brian serves as Global Innovation Evangelist at Salesforce. His work focuses on thought leadership and research that explores digital transformation, innovation and disruption, CX, commerce, and the cognitive enterprise.

He has advised leading brands, celebrities, and startups and his ideas and work are consistently featured in the press. He’s a regular contributor to leading business and industry publications including Forbes, Harvard Business Review, CMO.com, TheNextWeb, Adweek, among others. Brian is also an official LinkedIn Influencer. His work is followed by over 700,000 people across social media.

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Explore the Event In-person

Hylton Southey speaking at the IT event of the year, LeanIX Connect summit 2021

Exclusive executive briefings

Only onsite in Boston: Meet the LeanIX executive team, access exclusive workshops and training sessions.

LeanIX partners and employees talking at the CIO event of the year, LeanIX Connect Summit

Meet our partners

Meet the LeanIX partner community in Boston. From technology providers to consultants: Find the right partner for your next project.

LeanIX Connect Summit Americas location at the Boston's Theatre District

The Venue

Located in the heart of Boston’s Theatre District, this year’s venue is the iconic Revere Hotel, just a few steps from Boston Common.


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