Sierra Systems has been involved in many transformative and exciting technological innovations throughout 2017, all of them helping to make the world a better place. We invite you to join the inaugural Innovation Snake Pit and cast your vote for the Sierra Systems Innovation of the Year 2017.

Join Paul Twigg, Piers Hollott, Cory Frandsen and Michelle O’Keefe as part of the judging panel for the Innovation Snake Pit. Several of our top technology architects will present their nominations for the Sierra Systems Innovation of the Year, be sure to join and cast your vote

Accelerate your innovation strategy by learning how to get started with IoT, Power BI & the Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services

In addition, Helen Knight, Director of Information Technology at the Calgary Drop-in & Rehab Centre Society (the largest organization of its kind in North America) will share her journey and vision, highlighting how the innovative implementation Microsoft Cognitive Services impacted her organization.

What You Will Learn
  • How Microsoft Power BI helps transform health data into meaningful information that decision makers can use to understand more about patients
  • How Microsoft Azure facial recognition services have helped the largest homeless shelter in North America offer more services to its clients
  • How IoT devices can be used to enhance residents’ safety at multiple resident properties


Paul Twigg
VP Technology,
Sierra Systems

Piers Hollott
Technology Principal,
Sierra Systems

Cory Frandsen
VP Regional Sales
Sierra Systems

Michelle O’Keefe
Director Health,
Sierra Systems