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The 2017 SMB Summt: What to Expect

Technology is one of the leading forces behind business growth in today’s modern world. In order for SMBs to stay competitive in the marketplace, it is imperative that they are at the forefront of these innovative trends. Ingram Micro looks forward to bringing leaders in the IT space to share innovative trends in the technology solutions space so that SMBs are equipped with the most up-to-date knowledge in order to grow.


This year’s SMB Alliance Summit will unite IT gurus like Marc Saltzman, as well as Microsoft experts and Ingram Micro leaders – giving attendees the ability to network with innovators in the IT space so that businesses can drive growth. Topics covered include cyber threats, digital transformation, cloud adoption and more.


Highlights And What You Can Expect

The SMB Alliance Summit will offer attendees the ability to walk through the Tech Fair with Ingram Micro’s representatives and manufacturers – this provides SMBs with the knowledge to become more powerful leaders within their own organization and industry.

Additional highlights of the SMB Alliance Summit will include Marc Saltzman, a leading high-tech journalist, TV personality and published author of 12 books. Saltzman will discuss how SMBs can protect themselves from cyber threats – a pressing concern for all businesses that they must be equipped to handle.


Andre Faria, Channel Manager at Microsoft is another speaker who will be covering how companies can succeed through digital transformation and cloud adoption.


Attendees will also be given the opportunity to:

  • Win a car! One lucky guest will unlock the prize vault

  • Receive up to $100 when they participate in the round table discussions

  • Get a free book signed by IT Guru Marc Saltzman

  • Contribute and get involved in the Ingram Micro Hackathon

  • Meet and get up close with key vendor partners

  • Get a chance to unlock the Prize Vault Challenge and win a car

  • And… Much More!


The Details

The SMB Alliance Summit will take place at the Shangri-La Hotel in Toronto, Ontario on October 19, 2017. The event will take place from 9:00AM to 2:30PM EST.


The event will open with registration and breakfast at 9:00AM EST. This will be followed by opening remarks by our key speakers, including Ingram Micro, Marc Saltzman, Andre Faria of Microsoft and Samir Shukla of Ingram Micro.


This will be followed by a vendor showcase and prize vault at 11:30AM. Partners round table and discussion will take place at 12:30PM. This will be followed by lunch and networking at 1:30PM.  


This is an event you won’t want to miss. To register for the SMB Alliance Summit, click here. Can't make it in person? Join the live stream here.