IT as a service / IT on demand

Register at Event

Only AmCham members can sign up for events. To register please Login. Or contact us at


American Chamber of Commerce
in the Czech Republic


20.04.2017, 09:00 - 20.04.2017, 10:30


AmCham offices, Dušní 10, Prague 1 Show on map


Topic: IT as a service / IT on demand
Debate on Pros vs. Cons., User´s and Providers´s views. Joint debate of CIOs & CFOs, members of IT & Finance committees. All members are welcome.

IT as a service is important topic resonating in all size of business during last decade. We would like to see the topic from the two perspectives: first one is general approach to IT as a service - what does it mean from organization and human resources perspective, potential solution and impact to overall finance model, and key aspect of implementation of IT as a service. Second one is specific shift of IT technology from in-house/on premises solution to cloud technology, what are the challenges and benefits,....


Ondřej Štrba of MSD, Táňa Králová of  J&J  – tbc, Miroslav Staněk of Mondelez, Radek Hájek of ČSOB, Martin Brix of LeasePlan, Will Mapp Centrepoint.

Moderator: Štěpán Bechynský of Microsoft

Areas of discussion:

  • What advantages and disadvantages do you see in IT as a Service?
  • How did you calculate financial aspect?
  • How long is ROI?
  • What did you invest to transformation from in-house IT to IT as a Service?
  • Did you see HR impact?
  • What about your employees (non-IT) satisfaction with IT as a Service.
  • Do you need to deal with certification and/or regulations when you are using external IT?
  • Can you chose external IT as you want or do you need to use only approved one?
  • Legal aspects - Cloud/Outsourcing

And we can go deeper:...

About Amcham

country profile

Twitter feed