Phil Keast

Director -Joint Defence Cloud Program

Department of National Defence Canada

Phil Keast is the Director of the Joint Defence Cloud Program for the Department of National Defence Canada. Mr. Keast has 25+ years experience in I.T. management, project management, transformation and operations – and has led many high-profile project to successful conclusion including a major data centre out-sourcing project for the Canadian Federal Government and many I.T. transformations for private sector organizations and not-for-profits.

Mr. Keast has an entertaining but on point presentation style and always sheds new light on the I.T. challenges that we are all facing. Attendees are always deeply engaged and come away with new perspectives and valuable lessons learned.