What is SSOW Autumn?

Through thought-leading content, big ideas speakers and global community, SSOW has established a reputation as the world's largest and longest running event for Shared Services, Outsourcing, Transformation & GBS professionals!


Speakers who provided you with an expert view on West Coast Shared Services last year

Don Fertman

Chief Development Officer
Subway World Headquarters

Brenda Sural

Senior Vice President | Chief HR Operating Officer
Northern Trust

Will Swanson

VP of HR Shared Services
Schneider Electric

Guillermo Diaz

Chief Information Officer

Bob Eicholtz

Vice President, HR Systems & Services
Ahold Delhaize

Matt DiGenarimo

Vice President of Operations and author of "Extreme Operational Excellence"

Chris Wood

VP, Transformation

Heather Yurko

Chief of Staff, Employee Services and Lead, Future of Work, Employee Services

Lars J. Christophers

GBS Head of Operations

Luanne S. Gutermuth

Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
WGL and Washington Gas

Janet Ramey

SVP, Employee Services

John Smith

General Counsel of GBS and VP for Cybersecurity Law

Vic Verma

Global Chief Information Officer
International Flavor & Fragrances

Suzanne Graham

Senior HR Manager

Sam Steinhardt

Assistant Vice President, Shared Services
Stanford | University IT

Andy Parsons

Head of HR Operations & Shared Services
Rolls-Royce North America

Pavan Pamidimarri

Vice President, Global Business Services
Levi Strauss & Co.

Zeya Ottomone

CIO, Enterprise Software

Jim Loftin

Head of Sourcing and Procurement
Silicon Valley Bank

Rafael Sandoval

VP Finance and Managing Director, GBS, Guadalajara Center

Ime Ekanem

Global Head of Finance and Accounting BPO

Countless Experiences, One Event, No Reason…

For you not to be at SSOW Autumn enjoying four unforgettable days with your fellow SSOW-ers

Work The Crowd

During our many networking breaks


Let off some steam at our cocktail parties!


Some of the leading SSCs of the west coast

Compelling Content

With session tracks, interactive discussion groups, and more, SSOW Autumn will allow you to customize the perfect agenda for YOU!

Swag At SSOW

Check out our sponsors in the expo hall to grab some of their booth swag and enter our onsite raffle while learning about the amazing solutions they have to offer

And More!

The fun never stops at SSOW Autumn, join us to be part of an event series you will never forget!