Agenda

We are working on building the 2018 conference agenda. In the meantime, check out the 2017 conference agenda below for an idea of what to expect.

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Monday, August 14
12:00pm: Registration Desk Open
2:00pm – 5:30pm: Roundtable Discussions (by invitation only)
5:30pm – 6:30pm: Welcome reception

Tuesday, August 15
7:30am: Networking Breakfast
8:30am – 5:15pm: Conference sessions
5:15pm – 6:00pm: Cocktail Reception

Wednesday, August 16
7:30am: Networking Breakfast
8:30am – 5:15pm: Conference sessions
6:30pm – 9:00pm: Awards cocktail reception, gala and awards ceremony (open to all conference attendees)

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12:00pm - 6:30pm Registration
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Executive Roundtable

Reducing Customer Friction – Because What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

It sounds simple. Customers who experience less friction when doing business with your organization are more likely to work with you again. On the flip side, the more friction they experience, chances are you’ve lost them.

We’ll explore a unique approach for measuring, quantifying and mitigating the friction experienced by employees, customers and partners. We’ll do so in an interactive, collaborative setting where you can learn with your peers.

Discover how to measure the unmeasurable. What you don’t know about your customers’ experience can hurt your organization.

*Pre-registration is required*
Sponsored by NTT DATA

Brad Rucker, Senior Vice President, NTT DATA
Moderator: Charles Pelton, Contributing Editor, CIO

Executive Roundtable

The End User Threat: Peer Strategies for Mitigating Risk

Employees caused nearly a third of the data exposure incidents experienced last year, according to IDG research, and nearly as many are caused by former employees. From phishing to accidental or nefarious data loss, these inside incidents cost businesses millions of dollars each year. Yet only one-quarter of today’s organizations have an insider threat management program in place. In this roundtable discussion, we’ll talk about the elements of an insider threat program and share best practices for risk mitigation, discussing everything from security awareness training to methods that help identify threats to workflows that uncover the extent of threats after they happen. Whether you have a program in place or not, you’ll be sure to learn about new developments and techniques in this peer-based conversation.

*Pre-registration is required*
Sponsored by Code42

Arek Sokol, Director, Code42
Moderator: Anne McCrory, Group VP, CIO

4:00pm - 5:30pm
Executive Roundtable

Creating Value for the Business through Cloud Migration

An average of 60% of IT is in the cloud at organizations today, in a combination of SaaS, IaaS and PaaS, according to IDG research. That technology shift, in turn, is enhancing IT’s ability to be a value creator, as jobs change to support new business initiatives. Yet barriers to deeper cloud engagement remain an issue — including skills, resources and organizational structure, as well as a focus on security rather than risk. Join this discussion to share your challenges with peers and learn how progressive organizations are overcoming these challenges and more to build a modern IT environment and drive value to the business.

*Pre-registration is required*
Sponsored by Zscaler

Larry Biagini, Chief Technology Evangelist, Zscaler
Moderator: Anne McCrory, Group VP, CIO

Executive Roundtable

First Line of Defense: Securing the Edge

What are the best approaches you’ve seen to securing endpoints, especially in our increasingly mobile, always-on, cloud-based world? In this Monday afternoon, 4.00 pm roundtable session we’ll explore attendees’ approaches to end-point security from the perspective of the device, the browser, and the employees and customers who access your resources and data. How do you spread risk-avoidance policies? What about BYOD and shared devices? How do you manage – and train your workforce – when it comes to securing your end-points?

*Pre-registration is required*
Sponsored by Google

Robert Sadowski, Trust and Security Marketing Lead, Google
Andrew Fife, Program Manager, Chrome Enterprise, Google
Moderator: Charles Pelton, Contributing Editor, CIO

5:30pm - 6:30pm Welcome Reception
7:30am - 6:00pm Registration
7:30am - 8:30am Networking Breakfast
8:30am - 8:45am Welcome and Opening Remarks

Maryfran Johnson, Executive Director, CIO Programs

8:45am - 9:45am CIOs and the Anticipatory Organization: Turning Disruptive Change into Innovation and Opportunity

Global futurist Daniel Burrus draws upon decades of research and business experience in teaching IT and business leaders how to think more strategically by separating “hard trends” (which will definitely happen) from “soft trends” (which can be influenced or altered). In applying his Hard Trend Methodology to leading companies worldwide, Daniel discovered a critical missing competency in many organizations: Anticipation. “Most of the problems CIOs experience are problems they could have seen and pre-solved,” says the author and business strategist. “Once you understand how to separate the hard trends from soft ones, you can anticipate disruptions before they disrupt.” In this eye-opening and motivating keynote, Daniel will explain how CIOs can apply his Anticipatory Organization Model to tap into what he calls “everyday innovation,” solving challenges faster, recognizing previously invisible opportunities – and ultimately accelerating both your organization’s growth and your personal success.

Daniel Burrus, CEO, Burrus Research

9:45am - 10:15am Tech Fluency: Fostering an Enterprise-wide Culture of IT-Business Engagement and Innovation

As powerful forces of business and technology continue disrupting the traditional IT organizational model, CIOs play an increasingly pivotal role in guiding their companies through the rapidly evolving competitive landscape. “There is a new mission and delivery model emerging for IT,” says Bill Briggs, CTO of Deloitte Consulting. “There has never been a better time to be a CIO, because every company is a tech company today.” As such, leaders and employees across the business need to develop varying levels of tech fluency— the understanding of how to use digital technologies, data and analytics— to succeed. CIOs can help make that vision a reality by collaborating across the business to foster company-wide technology understanding and talent. In this engaging Q&A interview, Bill joins forces with Catherine Bannister, Global Chief Talent Officer for Technology of Deloitte Consulting, to discuss how CIOs and talent leaders can work together to establish a tech fluency learning culture for the entire enterprise.

View the presentation here.

Bill Briggs, Global and US Chief Technology Officer, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Catherine Bannister, Global Chief Talent Officer for Technology, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Moderator: Maryfran Johnson, Executive Director, CIO Programs

10:15am - 10:45am Networking & Refreshments Break
10:45am - 11:15amBreakout Sessions
Breakout Session

Protecting Data on the Enterprise Edge: Inside, Outside & Mobilized

As more business processes are digitized, the value and vulnerability of enterprise data is steadily increasing. Bad actors on the outside are more sophisticated. Insider threats (intentional or not) are rising along with the increase in cloud adoption. Then there is the additional corporate exposure from the mobile, remote, and gig economy workforce. So where should IT leaders focus next? Join us for this informative expert session exploring the latest approaches to data protection and sharing practical approaches that business technology leaders can use today to limit risk, gain visibility into end user behavior and recover from data loss.

Arek Sokol, Director, Code42

Breakout Session

True Stories of Innovation and Cost Savings with Low-code Application Platforms

Whether you want to improve your customer’s digital experience, optimize your own digital operations or modernize back-end systems, low-code application platforms can be a lifesaver as well as a time saver. By enabling rapid application delivery with a minimum of hand-coding, low-code platforms are helping enterprise IT organizations accelerate and ease the process of creating the kind of business applications that drive digital transformation. In this session, you will hear how Atlanta-based CP Kelco, a global manufacturer of industrial biopolymers and gels, has transformed its business and accelerated innovation with a low-code application platform from OutSystems.

Chris Cornacchia, Senior Account Executive, OutSystems
Michael Cahoon, Vice President of Information Technology & CIO, CP Kelco and Huber Engineered Materials

Breakout Session

The Pivotal CIO – Using Data to Drive Strategic Change

The leadership challenge of managing change is a constant in the lives of IT executives everywhere, especially today with so many businesses tackling digital transformation initiatives. They are expected to be “pivotal” and bring a unique “helicopter view”  across the data, systems and processes necessary to make any transformational effort a success. In this fireside discussion, Kevin Fleet, Vice President of Professional Services will chat with CIO to share their expertise and unique perspectives on the business leadership and marketing skills every IT leader must possess in this age of digital transformation. More specifically, they will talk about how leveraging data in real time, through their own internal digital transformation initiatives, have helped them redesign operational processes and systems across their organizations.

Kevin Fleet, Vice President of Professional Services, Informatica

Breakout Session

Bridging the Boardroom’s Technology Gap: A Leadership Opportunity for CIOs

As businesses increasingly digitize, corporate boards are starting to realize that technology expertise can provide a powerful asset and potential competitive advantage. Directors with meaningful technology backgrounds and experience can help boards understand critical technology-driven initiatives and opportunities. Yet only a small percentage of boards have recruited technology executives to join their ranks, according to “Bridging the Boardroom’s Technology Gap,” a comprehensive analysis of public company data by Deloitte. In this informative session, Khalid Kark, research director of the CIO Program at Deloitte, will review the findings and discuss steps that business-savvy CIOs can take to help corporate boards increase their technology acumen and sharpen their competitive strategies.

View the presentation here.

Khalid Kark, Director, Deloitte LLP

11:20am - 12:05pm Hard Trends vs. Soft Trends: An Executive Workshop with Daniel Burrus

In a world full of uncertainties, the ability to separate (inevitable) hard trends from (influenceable) soft trends can forever change the way companies make critical decisions about the future. “Once you can identify the hard trends that will happen, you can predict disruptions before they disrupt — and capitalize on emerging opportunities,” says Daniel Burrus, whose methodologies have changed the way some of the world’s leading companies strategize and plan. In this hands-on workshop, Daniel will delve more deeply into his hard trends methodology, demonstrating how to apply its principles and encouraging group discussions drawn from real-world scenarios.

Daniel Burrus, CEO, Burrus Research

12:15pm - 1:30pm Networking Lunch
1:30pm - 2:15pm Embracing Machine Learning for Digital Transformation

“Any company that’s not embracing machine learning, in their products or their business operations, will start to struggle in the next decade,” predicts Dan Olley of Elsevier, the scientific & health information arm of $9 billion, UK-based RELX Group. Machine learning plays a significant role in Elsevier’s successful business transformation, moving from providing researchers and health professionals with static electronic information to creating a wide range of data driven advisory products. In this session, he’ll talk about the role of data and machine learning that lay at the heart of the company’s digital transformation. “Machine learning offers us the capability to do things we never thought possible a decade ago – it’s going to be as seismic as the Internet itself,” he says. “It’s totally transformative.”

Dan Olley, EVP Product Development and CTO, Elsevier

2:20pm - 2:50pmBreakout Sessions
Breakout Session

CIO Panel: The Power of DataOps in the Digital Enterprise

New digital business models are one of the main reasons why more than half the companies in the Fortune 500 have disappeared since the year 2000. In today’s data-driven economy, it’s no longer about the big eating the small — it’s the fast eating the slow.

Enter DataOps, an approach focused on the alignment of data operators and data consumers to enable the rapid, automated, and secure management of data. Join us for this interactive cross-industry CIO panel to hear how Molina Healthcare and Vertex, Inc. are leveraging a DataOps approach to speed up innovation cycles while democratizing access to data across the organization.

View the presentation here.

Rick Hopfer, CIO, Molina Healthcare
Chris Kohl, CIO, Vertex, Inc
Moderator: Marc Degenkolb, Vice President North America, Delphix

Breakout Session

Leadership Strategies for Driving Business Outcomes via Hybrid IT

Hybrid IT and accelerated business digitization present today’s companies with complex challenges and some critical questions. How does the IT organization maintain control in times of dynamic change? What strategic solutions should be implemented? What processes need to be automated and how? This session will cover practical aspects of achieving your hybrid IT goals while delivering business outcomes at greater speed. Drawing on real-world customer examples, including the ongoing experience of a leading customer who is digitizing the sport of cycling, you will learn how the critical domains of IoT, networking, security and hybrid cloud become assets and enablers in the business world of tomorrow.

View the presentation here. 

Richard Garratt, VP, Data Center and Cloud, Dimension Data

Breakout Session

Endpoint Security Strategies for the Cloud World

As more and more applications and services move to the cloud, secure access and data protection increasingly depend on secure connected endpoints. In this session, a Google expert will explore how a multilayer approach to endpoint security – one that incorporates hardware, device management and browsers — can help IT leaders better enforce security policies while bolstering your enterprise risk posture, as well.

Robert Sadowski, Trust and Security Marketing Lead, Google

3:00pm - 3:30pm Afternoon Networking Break
3:30pm - 4:00pm Dispatches from the IoT Frontier: Practical Experiments and Business Benefits

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a significant disrupter in areas such as transportation, medicine, logistics, aerospace, and many more. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is an early experimenter in IT disrupters/game changers, and has tried several IoT use cases and innovation partners. IoT can be an inexpensive test bed for innovation when mixed with the vast resources of cloud computing, says JPL’s IT Chief Technology and Innovation Officer Tom Soderstrom. “Number one, build an IoT network that’s separate from the regular network to enable rapid innovation. That’s what we did, and we found that it was amazing.” In this session, you’ll learn and participate in JPL’s journey as Tom explains how we can all benefit from IoT today and tomorrow, what’s coming next in IoT and how it will change the way we all work. He’ll demonstrate JPL’s approach to rapid IT innovation, show some compelling IoT use cases and talk about the architecture enabling it all.

View the presentation here

Tom Soderstrom, IT Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

4:00pm - 5:00pm CIO 100 Winner Lightning Round & Panel: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

The power of actionable, real-time analytics is reshaping the competitive landscape for companies as diverse as Dr Pepper Snapple, Merck Manufacturing, and RRD. Newly unified views of data from telematics, Internet of Things sensors or virtually unlimited data lakes are increasing sales and impressing customers. Techniques drawn from cognitive computing, machine learning and AI are swiftly transforming IT’s ability to deliver new capabilities that not only produce instant results — but continuously learn and improve over time. In this fascinating session on the diverse impact of AI, machine learning and actionable analytics, each IT leader will have 7 minutes to summarize the key aspects of the project, highlighting the business problems overcome and results delivered. Then in the second half hour, we’ll move to a panel discussion and audience Q&A to explore the best practices and lessons learned.

View Merck’s CIO 100 Winning Project Presentation here.

Michele D’Alessandro, VP and CIO, Manufacturing IT, Merck
Tom Farrah, CIO, Dr Pepper Snapple Group
Ken O’Brien, EVP and CIO, RRD

Moderator: Anne McCrory, Group VP, CIO

5:00pm - 5:10pm Closing Remarks

Maryfran Johnson, Executive Director, CIO Programs

5:15pm - 6:00pm Cocktail Reception
7:30am - 7:00pm Registration
7:30am - 8:30am Networking Breakfast
8:30am - 8:45am Welcome Back & Opening Remarks

Maryfran Johnson, Executive Director, CIO Programs

8:45am - 9:30am Delivering on Digital at Mastercard: Contextual Commerce and the Next Wave of Innovation

Digital architecture is the foundation of innovation at Mastercard, as the $10 billion financial services firm lays the groundwork for the latest payment technologies in the IoT and AI spaces. The payments industry itself is undergoing a global transformation, shifting toward device-based “contextual commerce” – or the ability to seamlessly embed purchasing opportunities into everyday activities. Today, more than ever, CIOs must collaborate with business partners to ensure the timely, secure delivery of these innovations, says Ed McLaughlin, recently promoted from CIO to President of Operations & Technology at Mastercard. In this opening keynote, Ed will explore the CIO’s evolving digital role and talk about the increasingly pivotal position IT must play in preparing for the market disruptions coming with the next wave of innovation.

View the presentation here.

 

Ed McLaughlin, President, Operations and Technology, Mastercard

9:30am - 10:00am Accelerate IT Innovation with the Power of Liberated Data

Companies have been trying to speed up their innovation delivery for many years but often at the cost of higher quality and stronger security. Despite billions invested to accelerate innovation, projects are too often slowed by data friction – the result of growing volumes of silo’d data and multiple requests for data.

In this session, Delphix CEO Chris Cook will explain how a new approach to aligning people, processes, and technologies can enable the rapid, automated, and secure management of data — dramatically improving your organization’s data-driven business outcomes. Joining him in this expert discussion will be CIO Marty Boos of StubHub, one of this year’s CIO 100 award winners, who will talk about how the world’s largest ticket marketplace liberated its data and streamlined time-to-innovation from months to near real-time.

View the presentation here. 

Marty Boos, CIO, Stubhub
Chris Cook
, President & CEO, Delphix

10:05am - 10:35amBreakout Sessions
Breakout Session

The CIO’s guide to Beating Ransomware

One of the most critical threats to keeping your organization available is the potential of a ransomware attack on enterprise IT. Following the recent and highly publicized attacks the hostage-style malware attacks have become an issue of national importance – one your organization must clearly prepare to address. In this how-to session, join experts from Veeam as they share practical tips on ensuring your organization will remain resilient against these ransomware threats.

This session will cover management strategies as well as real-world advice to reduce the risk of this current threat.

Clint Wyckoff, Senior Technical Evangelist, Veeam

Breakout Session

A Prescription for Healthy Business Growth

Building a healthy approach to organizational wellness often starts at the intersection of IT and business, where the diagnosis, prescription and monitoring of critical processes and policies takes place. At Denver-based Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), the nation’s third-largest nonprofit health system, improving employee technology services is part of its prescription for healthy business recovery. Join Denis Zerr, SVP of Information Technologies and Services for CHI, and Eric Hutto, SVP and President of Enterprise Solutions for Unisys, for this practitioner discussion of IT-business approaches that are enhancing both customer engagement and the experience of internal associates.

Eric Hutto, Senior Vice President & President, Enterprise Solutions, Unisys
Denis Zerr, Senior Vice President, Information Technologies and Services, Catholic Health Initiatives

Breakout Session

The Future of Work: Mind-shift from Robots vs Humans to Robots Empowering Humans

Automation has been changing the nature of work for hundreds of years. It has replaced manual labor’s most repetitive, intensive tasks. It has steadily accelerated the speed of production, and created new streams of work. But automation isn’t about replacing man with machine or human agent with robot. Rather, it’s about supporting our human abilities and ingenuity – enabling us to create and innovate. Automation is not a project or a tool: join Kris Fitzgerald in exploring the automation ecosystem.

View the presentation here.

Kris Fitzgerald, VP & CTO, NTT DATA

10:45am - 11:15amBreakout Sessions
Breakout Session

How Effective Collaboration Powers World-Class Work

Organizing your day shouldn’t be about organizing your tools or how you work. Working together across teams, devices and external partners should be as simple as sitting in a conference room together. Shared workflows paired with a common platform keep you connected to your team members, whether they’re down the hall or around the world. Come learn more about Dropbox’s powerful collaboration tools that will help transform your business, keep your data safe and bring an amazing user experience that millions of people use every day.

View the presentation here. 

Bryan Mann, Head of Enterprise Architecture, Dropbox

Breakout Session

The Internet is the New Corporate Network. Now what?

To run a cloud-enabled organization, IT teams must break free from perimeter-centric networks that rely on antiquated, costly appliances. The next critical step forward is to architect an approach that drives desired business outcomes. Join Larry Biagini, former CTO of GE and now Chief Technology Evangelist for Zscaler, as he shares real-world stories from visionary IT organizations that are moving significant pieces of their corporate networks to the Internet. He’ll also talk about why policy-based access must replace network-based access in order to protect users — regardless of where they are, what devices they use or which applications they need.

Larry Biagini, Chief Technology Evangelist, Zscaler

Breakout Session

How Device as a Service Can Transform IT into a Strategic Business Driver

Organizations are faced with constant pressures to lower IT operating costs, streamline business processes and reduce vulnerability to data breaches and other cyber risks. How can IT leaders balance the demands of these objectives while also enabling a more distributed and global workforce? The answer for your company may well be Device as a Service (DaaS), which provides a more strategic approach to procuring, supporting, and managing technology assets throughout the complete lifecycle. Moving to this type of subscription model eliminates large, re-occurring costs of hardware refreshes, enhances forecasting and provisioning of technology assets, and ensures data protection and environmental compliance throughout the technology lifecycle. Join our expert session to learn how IT leaders are using this comprehensive managed services solution to manage capital expenditure and maintain a high quality user experience with current devices.

Kristin Russell, Global President, Arrow Electronics

11:15am - 11:40am Networking & Refreshment Break
11:45am - 12:45pm CIO 100 Winner Lightning Round & Panel: Data Science and Advanced Analytics

Combining historical big data with new data science techniques, real-time data delivery and predictive analytics is forever changing the customer experience in industries as varied as agriculture, construction, finance and transportation. In the first half of this compelling session, you’ll hear from four of our CIO 100 winners whose analytics projects have dramatically improved customer interactions or transformed service offerings, often with innovative breakthroughs that are the first in their respective industries. Each IT leader will have 7 minutes to summarize the key aspects of the project, highlighting the business problems overcome and results delivered. Then in the second half hour, we’ll move to a panel discussion and audience Q&A to explore the best practices and lessons learned.

View Monsanto’s CIO 100 Winning Project here

View PITT OHIO’s CIO 100 Winning Project here

View Bechtel’s CIO 100 Winning Project here

 

Adrian Cartier, Director, Global IT Analytics, Monsanto
Scott Sullivan, CIO, PITT OHIO
Dave Webb, CIO, Equifax
Carol Zierhoffer, SVP and Global CIO, Bechtel

Moderator: Brendan McGowan, Global Media Bureau and Client Research Manager, CIO Executive Council

12:45pm - 2:00pm Networking Lunch
2:00pm - 2:45pm The Politics of Innovation: Why Business and Social Networks Matter

Why should innovators care about governments or politics? That’s one of the thought-provoking questions Zak Taylor set out to answer in his latest book. “The Politics of Innovation” brings together current political and economic wisdom – along with the latest research — on how nations become leaders in science and information technology. “People in the business world often don’t see government or politics as all that relevant to their ability to innovate,” Zak notes. Yet in analyzing more than 50 years of theory and research on national innovation rates, the Georgia Tech professor discovered some unexpected connections between innovation and the strength of private, public and professional networks. In his talk, he’ll share his global perspectives on the intriguing mix of conditions, policies and practices that shape the world’s most innovative countries.

Mark Zachary Taylor, Associate Professor and Author, “The Politics of Innovation”, Georgia Institute of Technology

2:45pm - 3:45pm The CIO as Corporate Officer: An Interactive Panel and Collaborative Exercise

CIOs today have tremendous potential to play more vital roles as business leaders, but where should they focus first? How do they strike the right balance between fiduciary responsibilities and innovation leadership? In this dynamic brainstorming session, our experienced panel of IT leaders will explore some of the key competencies and attributes that can transform pure-play technology officers into corporate business leaders. The concepts are driven by top CIOs, who collaborated with the CIO Executive Council to develop an evolutionary career roadmap that will be shared with all attendees. In alternating segments of panel discussion, in-depth table conversations and audience feedback, everyone will have a chance to exchange ideas and contribute their thoughts on the future of the CIO as corporate officer.

View the presentation here. 

Suja Chandrasekaran, CIO and Chief Digital Officer, Kimberly-Clark Corp.
Steven John, CIO, AmeriPride Services
Mike Skinner, EVP and CIO, Eurpac Service Inc.

Moderator: Ken Piddington, CIO, MRE Consulting

3:45pm - 4:00pm Afternoon Refreshment Break
4:00pm - 5:00pm Essential Leadership Skills for Evolving IT Organizations: The CIO Hall of Fame Panel

From business model disruptions and corporate upheavals to accelerated global expansion and digital transformation, our CIO Hall of Fame members have lived and learned  their way through all of it. As technology takes center stage as the star player in corporate growth strategies, today’s CIOs and IT organizations must orchestrate a complex symphony of shifting customer expectations, emerging (and often risky) technology directions and steadily rising demands for business collaboration. In this candid conversation about the capabilities and skill sets IT needs for success in the digitally transforming world of work, a selection of our newest Hall of Fame honorees will share insights from their most memorable leadership lessons along with practical ideas on talent management, customer engagement and career pathways.

Rick Hopfer, CIO, Molina Health Care
Justin Kershaw, Corporate VP and CIO, Cargill
Catherine Kozik, SVP and CIO, PSAV
Bill Schlough, SVP and CIO, San Francisco Giants
Wayne Shurts, EVP and CTO, Sysco

Moderator: Maryfran Johnson, Executive Director, CIO Programs

5:00pm - 5:15pm Closing Remarks

Maryfran Johnson, Executive Director, CIO Programs

6:30pm - 7:00pm CIO 100 Awards Cocktail Reception

Join your peers and colleagues as the night’s festivities begin. This is open to all conference attendees.

7:00pm - 9:00pm CIO 100 Awards & Hall of Fame Gala Celebration

The 2017 CIO 100 Awards presentation celebrates award-winning organizations for their use of innovative IT to deliver business value, followed by the induction of our newest members of the CIO Hall of Fame.