June 17-19, 2019 | Gaylord Rockies Resort | Denver, Colorado

Stephanie Atkinson is the founding partner of Compass Intelligence, a market research and advisory firm providing market intelligence services to the high-tech, mobile, and emerging technology industries. Ms. Atkinson is an executive-level consultant, specializing in market segmentation, technology adoption, trending and use case insights in the telecom, information technology, network infrastructure, mobility, IoT, and high tech industries. She is widely recognized as a market thought leader in how businesses and organizations adopt, consume, and implement technology within operations and the workforce. Ms. Atkinson has been quoted in numerous business and trade publications including Forbes, CNN Money, Network World, WSJ,, CEO Magazine, and others. She serves as an advisory board member at nGage Events and Silverwood Partners.

Ms. Atkinson volunteers at the Center for New Ventures & Entrepreneurship at Texas A&M University, and is a member of the Women Wireless Leadership Forum, and Aggie Women. She has also been listed on the Top 100 Wireless Technology Experts 2014 by Today's Wireless World, Top M2M Influencer (#8) by Onalytica, and listed in The 50 Most Influential Women in IoT by ioti.

Prior to launching Compass Intelligence, Ms. Atkinson held positions in market research, B2B market advisory, information services, OSS/billing management, R&D, and engineering. Ms. Atkinson holds a B.S. in Industrial Distribution from the College of Engineering at Texas A&M University, and an M.B.A. with a concentration in Management of Technology from the University of Texas at San Antonio.

Conference Chair

Advisory board

“Future of Work: Building the Intelligent & Agile Enterprise”


June 17-19, 2019

Gaylord Rockies Resort

Denver, Colorado

ET Exchange Summit's forward-thinking content and sessions are the result of our esteemed advisory board whose combined knowledge and decades of experience make these events an invaluable resource. Attendees and Sponsors not only benefit from an expertly designed agenda, but also from the opportunity to sit down face-to-face with these industry experts to discuss strategy, solutions and more. Click on an Advisory Board member to read their bio.

Pete Downing

Chief Marketing and Technology Officer (CMTO)


Evan Kirstel

Thought Leader & Social Media Influencer, Chief Digital Evangelist

Adam Stein Principal APS Marketing, Inc.

Ken Piddington


SGR Energy

Kevin Benedict Senior Analyst, Digital Transformation Cognizant Tim Scannell Director, Strategic Content CIO Executive Council at IDG

Tim Scannell

Director, Strategic Content

CIO Executive Council at IDC

Isaac Sacolick, Consultant, CIO, Author - StarCIO

Isaac Sacolick

Consultant, CIO, Author


Eric Klein

Director, Mobile / Wireless

VDC Research

Adam Stein Principal APS Marketing, Inc.

Stephanie Atkinson

ET Conference Chair, Founder/CEO

Compass Intelligence

Jamie Adams