Ben Fried

Ben Fried
Chief Information Officer, Google

Ben Fried is Google’s Chief Information Officer, overseeing the
company’s global technology systems. His extensive hands-on experience in technology includes stints as a dBASE II programmer, front-line support manager, Macintosh developer, Windows 1.0 programmer, and Unix systems programmer. Prior to joining Google, he spent more than 13
years in Morgan Stanley’s technology department, where he rose to the level of Managing Director. During his time there, he led teams
responsible for software development technology, web and electronic commerce technologies and operations, and technologies for knowledge
workers. Ben is a graduate of Columbia University.

Sessions

Keynote
Location: Metropolitan Ballroom Level:
Ben Fried (Google)
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(3.50, 6 ratings)
The growth of new technologies in the workplace and widely accessible open source software have ushered in huge potential for IT to transform its image and offer new kinds of value. Ben Fried discusses what businesses can do to position themselves well for their technology future... which may closer at hand than they realize. Read more.
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  • IBM
  • HP
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • dynaTrace
  • EffectiveUI
  • Elastic Path
  • FireHost
  • IBT
  • Litle & CO
  • Plimus
  • Quest Software
  • Research In Motion
  • SoftLayer
  • Yottaa

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