Keynote Speaker

Ben GreinerWe’re very happy to announce that this year’s keynote speaker is Ben Greiner!

Ben Greiner believes in two absolute truths: One, Smart teams achieve greater success when using Apple technology. Two, IT teams thrive when communication takes priority over technical solutions.

Ben is the Founder and President of Forget Computers where he leads a brilliant team using intelligent tools, clear communication, and a positive attitude to help people accomplish more — more securely — with Apple technology.

Since 1998, Ben has used his innate desire to learn more and dig deeper to help people discover logical and efficient solutions to complex problems. He has presented at several conferences (Addigy Partner Summit, CES, JNUC, MacIT, and X World) and has been a guest on the “Command Control Power” and “Mac Admins Podcast.” You can experience his apps at and learn more about him at When Ben is not traveling the world, he is most often sitting in a chair behind a desk in the South Loop of Chicago.

As well as presenting this year’s X World keynote, Ben will be presenting a workshop on how to talk cybersecurity with customers.

And be sure to check out Ben’s X World 2017 session – How to Make Squanch Happen!