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2014 Detroit CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Detroit CIO Executive Leadership Summit
June 17, 2014


The 2nd annual Detroit CIO Executive Leadership Summit featured speakers such as Linda Ban, Global C-suite Program Director at IBM and Tony Zingale, Chairman and CEO of Jive Software. During the Innovate Detroit Roadshow, attendees attended five different focus sessions - all with a common theme of innovation in Detroit.

2014 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 29, 2014


The 2014 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit successfully gathered IT leaders from the greater Toronto area to discuss new business models for competitive advantage. Mike McCaughey of Celestica delivered a world-class presentation on Leveraging IT Innovation to Enable Business Transformation, incorporating systems, analytics and a customer-centric approach to the overall customer experience.  

2014 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 13, 2014


The 2014 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit was a huge success, with keynote and futurist Don Tapscott opening the day with the emerging requirements for leadership in today's age of networked intelligence. The afternoon continued with former Blue Angel Pilot John Foley, who discussed reaching excellence with Blue Angel methodology as a model.

2014 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 8, 2014


Top IT Leaders from ADP, Bank of America, Verizon, Conair, Covanta Holdings Corporation, MSD Capital, and more joined together to address 'The Big Shift' in today's global digital economy. 

2014 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 23, 2014


The Capital Area summit kicked off with Jay Ferro, CIO of American Cancer Society, who spoke about how IT is enabling business transformation within ACS. The content-rich agenda continued with momentum, featuring a brilliant Enterprise Security Panel in the afternoon and finishing the day off with a world-class panel on The Big Shift in a Customer-Centric Enterprise.

2014 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 2, 2014


Top IT leaders from AT&T, CROSSMARK, Texas Instruments, Greyhound Lines, Bank of America, PepsiCo, Inc., MedAssets, 7-Eleven, Celanese, Pier 1, Textron and McKesson Corporation joined more than 30 speakers to address "The Big Shift" to a customer-centric global economy.

2014 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
March 20, 2014


Top IT Leaders from Netflix, The Clorox Company, Hewlett-Packard, KLA-Tencor, Marriott International, Carters, Delta Dental of California, Avnet & McKesson Corporation joined close to 30 speakers to address The Big Shift into the Global Digital Revolution.

2014 Houston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Houston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
March 5, 2014


“The timing of this summit is ideal, as we have entered a new phase in the history of the IT industry,” said Hunter Muller, President and CEO, of HMG Strategy. “I call it ‘The Big Shift’ because it represents an enormous change in the way technology drives real business value in our interconnected digital global economy."

2014 Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
February 13, 2014


Ken Piddington, CIO of Global Partners LP, kicked off the day with insights on the IT transformation journey he has lead for Global Partners. A consistent theme thereafter that spanned the rest of the summit was the 'CIO as a Business Leader.' The summit concluded with a brilliantly moderated panel by Brian Lurie on game-changing leadership strategies for growing business.

2014 CIO Summit of America
2014 CIO Summit of America
January 30, 2014


More than 300 CIOs and senior IT executives gathered to share crucial business insights and critical knowledge at the 2014 CIO Summit of America, an all-day event held yesterday at the prestigious Harvard Club in New York City. The summit was produced by HMG Strategy, in association with the NY Metro Area Chapter of the Society for Information Management (SIM).

 

2014 Phoenix CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2014 Phoenix CIO Executive Leadership Summit
January 16, 2014


Opening new markets, driving real business value and delighting customers in a connected global economy requires the CIO/IT leader to deliver a combination of continuous improvement and breakthrough innovation. Successful IT leaders are stepping up with bold, game-changing strategies for growing the business, dominating markets and delivering innovation to a new generation of empowered and demanding customers.

2013 Financial Services CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Financial Services CIO Executive Leadership Summit
November 26, 2013


The 2013 Financial Services CIO Executive Leadership Summit attracted world-class CIOs and IT leaders from across the New York Metropolitan area. The critical importance of the CIO staying relevant to the business was a key takeaway, in addition to how IT leadership has evolved beyond reducing costs and increasing efficiencies.

2013 Southern California CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Southern California CIO Executive Leadership Summit
November 5, 2013


The closing Executive Panel, titled "Doing Digital - Leading Transformation in the Dawn of the Digital Age," was brilliantly moderated by Tim Stanley, SVP - Cloud Strategy and CXO Advisors, Salesforce.com. Panelists included Allen Fazio from The Walt Disney Company and Vijay Gurbaxani from Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine. Primary discussion point: Today's challenge is finding technology-savvy business leaders, which this requires one to Adapt, Innovate, Lead and Transform.

2013 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit
October 22, 2013


Energy, excitement, commitment and passion were on full display at the 2013 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit, held at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich. "Millennials and 'digital natives' are rapidly transforming the modern enterprise," opening keynote Don Tapscott told the 260 IT leaders. "The IT organization will play an absolutely crucial leadership role in guiding that transformation smoothly and successfully."

2013 San Diego CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 San Diego CIO Executive Leadership Summit
October 8, 2013


The opening keynote was delivered by Woody Spring, a retired NASA astronaut, army colonel, innovation intelligence expert, and current Professor of Systems Engineering at Defense Acquisition University. He shared his inspirational experience as a leader as Breakthrough Innovation was taking place in the space shuttle industry.

2013 Denver CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Denver CIO Executive Leadership Summit
September 26, 2013


The first-ever Denver CIO Executive Leadership Summit featured speakers Robert Urwiler, EVP and CIO of Vail Resorts; Kristen Russell, CIO and Secretary of Technology for the State of Colorado Governor's Office of IT; among many other industry luminaries.

2013 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
August 29, 2013


The Fall 2013 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit was located in the heart of Silicon Valley, currently the most rapidly-changing IT landscape in America. New topics surfaced since the Spring summit series around how successful IT leaders are stepping up with bold, game-changing strategies for growing the business, dominating markets and delivering innovation to a new generation of empowered and demanding customers.

2013 Atlanta CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Atlanta CIO Executive Leadership Summit
August 23, 2013


The 2013 Atlanta CIO Executive Leadership Summit premiered the new conference series Breakthrough Innovation: Game-Changing Leadership Strategies & Business Models for Market Advantage. Opening new markets, driving real business value and delighting customers in a connected global economy requires a combination of continuous improvement and breakthrough innovation.

2013 Detroit CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Detroit CIO Executive Leadership Summit
July 18, 2013


“Successful IT leadership requires elevated interpersonal skills and continuous relationship building across the CXO suite,” said Hunter Muller, President and CEO of HMG Strategy, LLC, summarizing the main themes of the 2013 Detroit CIO Executive Leadership Summit, a full-day meeting of world-class IT leaders and executives held June 18 at the Adoba Dearborn Hotel.

2013 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 30, 2013


The 2013 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit focused largely on Enterprise Mobility. The rapidly accelerating pace of the mobility revolution intensifies, and designing effective mobile strategies that drive value and support business growth is a top priority for CIOs and IT executive leaders in highly competitive markets.

2013 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 14, 2013


The 2013 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit agenda was focused around the critical issues confronting transformational leaders as they seek optimal strategies for leveraging technology to drive business growth in rapidly changing markets.

2013 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 7, 2013


The 2013 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit focused on the rapidly accelerating pace of the mobility revolution and how it intensifies the pressure on CIOs to deliver innovation and transformational leadership to the enterprise. Designing effective mobile strategies that drive value and support business growth is a top priority for CIOs and IT executive leaders in highly competitive markets.

2013 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 18, 2013


2013 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit: New CIO Manifesto Combines Strategy, Execution and Business Value

2013 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 3, 2013


2013 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit: Faster Markets and New Technologies Put Pressure on IT to Deliver Value to the Business

2013 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
March 12, 2013


2013 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit: Transformational CIOs Are Indispensable Business Leaders in Complex 21st Century Digital Economy

2013 Phoenix CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Phoenix CIO Executive Leadership Summit
March 1, 2013


In today’s technology-driven economy, the role of the CIO is more important than ever before. The 2013 Phoenix CIO Executive Leadership Summit demonstrated the crucial value delivered by transformational CIO leadership in the modern enterprise. CIOs and senior IT executives from across the Southwest attended the invitation-only summit, held March 1 at the Ritz Carlton in Phoenix.

2013 Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
February 13, 2013


The 2013 Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit Focused on Innovation to Drive New Business Value.  A major theme for the 2013 Boston HMG Strategy CIO Executive Leadership Summit was how the CIO can be transformational to create a competitive advantage, from building strategic relationships to fostering a culture of innovation. 

2013 Houston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2013 Houston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
February 6, 2013


The 2013 Houston CIO Executive Leadership Summit Focused on the New Enterprise Architecture and the New CIO Manifesto to Drive New Business Value.   The playbook for the CIO has changed.  Technology disruptors are becoming a new standard to drive business growth.  Unprecedented opportunities can also mean new IT security risks.  So how do you create a flexible secure IT experience to meet the demands and expectations the consumerization of IT has caused?

2013 CIO Summit of America
2013 CIO Summit of America
January 28, 2013


The 2013 CIO Summit of America was a full day event designed exclusively for CIOs/IT leaders. The theme was The Epic Revolution:  Leading, Innovating and Transforming in a Connected World, which focused an agenda around the CIO as a transformational leader.

2012 Financial Services CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Financial Services CIO Executive Leadership Summit
November 29, 2012


100 of the best CIO/ IT Leaders in the Financial Services industry joined together for this unique opportunity to network with peers and hear insights from leading industry luminaries. Attendees included IT Executives from companies such as: JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup, Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, MetLife, Prudential, Credit Suisse, Bank Leumi USA, XL Group, and many more.

2012 Southern California CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Southern California CIO Executive Leadership Summit
November 15, 2012


The summit focused on: the future state of IT leadership, strategies for driving tangible business results, continuous transformation and growth, and leveraging innovation to create sustainable competitive advantages in swiftly evolving markets.

2012 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit
October 16, 2012


Exceptional CIOs excel at leadership, innovation and transformation. The critical qualities required to guide modern organizations through difficult times were the focus of the 2012 Greenwich CIO Executive Leadership Summit, held October 16 at the Hyatt Regency in Greenwich, Connecticut.

2012 San Diego CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 San Diego CIO Executive Leadership Summit
October 2, 2012


Successful CIOs excel at leadership, innovation and transformation. Those three critical capabilities are the focus of the 2012 San Diego CIO Executive Leadership Summit, being held October 2 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego.

2012 Atlanta CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Atlanta CIO Executive Leadership Summit
September 13, 2012


The Summit was designed to deliver world class thought leadership in a club-like setting. Attendees received unique insights into best practices and heard success stories involving leadership, management, technology and career development.

 

2012 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
August 28, 2012


The summit focused on the future state of IT leadership and developing practical strategies for driving real business value in an era of rapid change, epic revolution, and continuous transformation. 

 
2012 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 30, 2012


When top IT leaders gathered in Toronto in May, the event agenda focused on: The critical issues confronting transformational leaders as they seek optimal strategies for leveraging technology to drive business growth in rapidly changing markets. The 2012 Toronto CIO Executive Leadership Summit, held May 30, 2012 at The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, attracted an A-list audience of world-class IT leaders and industry executives. 

2012 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Chicago CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 11, 2012


The Summit delivered world class thought leadership in a club-like setting. Attendees received unique insights into best practices and heard success stories involving leadership, management, technology and career development.

2012 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit
May 3, 2012


Successful CIOs develop strategies for driving innovation while delivering operational excellence across the enterprise, according to a panel of leading IT industry experts at the 2012 Washington, D.C. CIO Executive Leadership Summit.

2012 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 New Jersey CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 19, 2012


Top IT leaders gathered in New Brunswick on April 19, 2012. The prime topics of conversation centered on strategies for providing tangible business value to the enterprise in an era of continuous transformation.

2012 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit
April 2, 2012


When top IT leaders gathered in Dallas in April, one of the key messages they heard was straightforward and clear: The primary role of the modern CIO is transforming IT into a high-value partner to the business. The 2012 Dallas CIO Executive Leadership Summit, held April 2, 2012 at the Westin Galleria in Dallas, attracted an A-list audience of world-class IT leaders and industry executives.

2012 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit
March 1, 2012


Successful companies look to their Chief Information Officers to deliver strong executive leadership, drive dynamic business growth through innovative use of new technology and strategically prepare the enterprise to meet future challenges. Those were the net takeaways at the 2012 San Francisco CIO Executive Leadership Summit held on March 1, 2012 at the Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley at East Palo Alto. 

2012 Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
February 15, 2012


Is your IT team truly aligned with the business? Are you really getting what you need from your cloud provider? Do you have the critical skills required to provide leadership, innovation and transformation to the enterprise in a time of rapid change? Those crucial questions headlined the agenda at the CIO Executive Leadership Summit held on February 15th at the Westin Waterfront in Boston. 

2012 Houston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Houston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
February 9, 2012


Great CIOs deliver exceptional leadership, innovation and transformation. That was the main message at the CIO Executive Leadership Summit held at the JW Marriott in Houston.

2012 CIO Summit of America
2012 CIO Summit of America
January 30, 2012


The 21st century enterprise looks to the CIO for transformational leadership that drives innovation and business growth in dynamic markets. That was the primary message delivered at the 2012 CIO Summit of America held at the Harvard Club in New York.

2012 Phoenix CIO Executive Leadership Summit
2012 Phoenix CIO Executive Leadership Summit
January 12, 2012


Ken Bohlen, VP & Chief Innovation Officer shared his journey from Chief Information Officer to Chief Innovation Officer. A world-class panel moderated by Steve Phillips, SVP & CIO, Avnet shared further ideas on leadership strategies and personal insights to drive innovation for a competitive advantage. 


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