By Invitation Only: 100 IT leaders collaborate in a day of thought-leading exchange as we examine directions from within the Office of the CIO
MODERATOR & CHAIR
(2010 - Present)
World renowned thought-leaders take stage at CIOsynergy; those who have walked the line from concept to reality. From the founders the of the most disruptive companies of our time to the CEO's that have soured revenues and market share through the adoption and support of innovative cultures... These are the CIOsynergy thought-leaders that breed conversations that just dont happen within the confines of the office, they shared there stories through 2016.
Since 2008 CIOsynergy has harnessed thousands of CIO's and IT leaders together through 100's of events through North America and Europe. CIOsynergy events engage these leaders into an intimate day of thought-leading exchange under the umbrella of riveting keynotes, revealing CIOpanels, engaging round-tables and unparralled networking. By invitation-only these are the Who's Who of IT leadership and this is their path.
CIO, Appleby College
CIO, Ontario Transportation Ministry
CIO, CAA Club
CIO, Public Health Ontario
CIO, Dicom Transportation
Dir IT, Alcohol & Gaming Commission
CIO, Toronto Transit Commission
The coveted CIOpanel has been the center of discussion at CIOsynergy events since inception in 2008, we've brought forward leading CIO's that have rallyed to innovate the landscape and here they have a platform to share not only their successes but also the challenges and lessons learned. 100's of CIO's have taken seat on the CIOpanel and are recognized as our industry thought-leaders as they share best practices and directions from within the Office of the CIO.
Be a 2017 thought-leader & join the CIOpanel
Thought leading insight is a recipe at CIOsynergy we have created from collaborating founders and leaders from some of the most innovative companies. This collaboration takes stage as the Founders panel and is a moderated exploration of the trends that are driving enterprise innovation. Leaders that have walk the line from concept to reality give insight into some of the most advanced solutions that are driving the biggest enterprises today and what tomorrow has in store for us.
MD, CohnReznick LLP
Co-Founder & CEO, Red Canary
Chief Evangelist, BlueVector
Chief Customer Officer, Troy Mobility
Be a 2017 thought-leader & join the Founders Panel
Thursday February 16, 2017
9:30am - 4:30pm
The Omni King Edward Hotel
CIO, Street Capital Bank of Canada
CIO, Bruce Power
PAST PANEL MEMBERS
Deputy CIO, City of Toronto
CIO, Home Trust Company
CIO, Toronto Hydro
Every year at CIOsynergy we explore directions from within the Office of the CIO; Are these leaders planning to innovate, divest, or secure? Through these discussions we're able to understand their path and identify industry trends. By pairing our audience with a selection of industry innovators on edge of product and solution development for the enterprise we're able to incubate true thought-leaders with actionable technology. From leading blue-chips like IBM, Microsoft and CISCO to newly funded start-ups this is where we gather the latest and greatest.
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Check-in, grab a coffee and prepare for a day of collaboration, today's discussions start in the CIOlounge where you'll join Toronto' leading IT strategists
Let's set the tone for a day of collaboration; under the umbrella of our renowned keynote and revealing panel's we have an audience of 100 IT leaders from within Toronto. To support their daily endeavors we'll introduce our sponsors who through cutting edge innovation in the enterprise have helped turn concept into reality.
The Predictions Panel ; insight into the predictions for 2017. What should leaders & strategists be on the lookout for? Will our vulnerabilities be mobile, web, cloud, application or endpoint? Here we have insight from a panel charged with predicting the future and tailoring their approach in advance.
Fireside Chat-Wombat Security with our industry expert who has through a career of innovation, the insight and knowledge to help shape trending manoeuvers
Retreat to the CIOlounge; more than a cocktail reception these are the connections that add light to daily decisions made. Conversations with colleagues and peers in the CIOlounge under the umbrella of the latest technologies and visionaries behind them - from the masters of intrusion detection to the pioneers of Hybrid Cloud; you'll meet them during our cocktail reception.
Leaders Lunch connects the dots at CIOsynergy; this epicurean lunch is the foundation of todays relationship building
The CIOpanel takes stage to reveal directions from within the Office of the CIO; are these IT leaders innovating, divesting, or securing? We'll find out in this investigative discussion that goes beyond the successes to pin-point hurdles, strategies, best-practices and those ever important lessons learned
Transforming business applications into systems of engagement
Companies have invested millions of dollars and decades of work into automating and customizing their business applications only to find that complex user experiences have hindered their ability to achieve any real productivity or enhanced customer experience. Harnessing the power of existing business applications in the mobile era requires putting the user in the center and abstracting the base application to create one-minute workflows that enable users to do something quickly on a mobile device.
CIOdraw; we know IT folks love gadgets that's why you'll love the CIOdraw™. Our sponsors have put forth a compilation of great giveaways; from Apple's latest to Amazon's voice automation and even weekend getaways at BMW driving schools. At CIOsynergy™ we’ve seen it ALL, but are always taken back as they get better and better.
5:00 | CLOSE
Fireside Chat-IBM Canada with our industry expert who has through a career of innovation, the insight and knowledge to help shape trending manoeuvers
Retreat to the CIOlounge; grab coffee while touring the latest innovation our sponsors have to offer.
Sweet Collaboration - round-tables congregate over dessert; nothing makes more sense of enterprise IT than stories of ROI, it's battles and game plans over chocolate cake
Keynote; at CIOsynergy we partner with renowned keynotes that have pushed the limits of their profession to shape the future.
Modernizing IT Delivery to Accelerate Digital Business To stay competitive, CIOs must find new ways to optimize IT investment so they can deliver maximum value to the business. At the same time, they must modernize technology to digitally enable the enterprise for the cognitive era. Cloud makes it possible. Join IBM ERP and cloud expert Angus Palmer to hear how leading businesses are modernizing their ERP capabilities through managed cloud services.