WILL START IN

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; all under the umbrella of riveting keynotes, revealing panels, engaging round-tables and unparalleled networking.

The WIT Panel

VP, Senior Technology Programs Manager,  JLL 

Ilise Goldberg

THE SCHEDULE

9:30 AM

10:00 AM

Registration

10:25 AM

10:50 AM

WHAT TO EXPECT...

A day of intimate collaboration

We’ve gathered 100 leading CIO's and IT strategists from the biggest brands and largest enterprises under one roof for one day - this is true #CIOcollaboration.

Located in the heart of Chicago

Chicago is home to some of the countries top IT leaders so we picked this beautiful city to house our #CIOcollaboration. 

Today's conversations will be over a Michelin lunch and exquisite cocktails.

Epicurean Lunch & World Cocktails

By hand picking our invitees we were able to engineer an audience of top IT leaders from a diverse range of industries - we've created a true melting pot of insight.

By invitation-only

WHAT IT LEADERS SAY

They love it. Read what the previous attendees had to say!

Chicago, Illinois

CIOchicago city on April 26th, 2018 is proudly hosted in the heart of Chicago at Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts. .     

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts 

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I get to the venue?

FREE Uber passes are on us or take Valet at NO cost.

Being a closed-door event of 100 leaders that were specifically invited there is NO fee to attend.

Is there a FEE?

Are there any speaking opportunities?

If you would like to be considered for seat on one of the panels CLICK HERE  to let us know and we'll be in touch.

Can I refer a colleague?

All referrals must be approved by our event producer. Simply CLICK HERE  to submit your referral for approval. 

OUR SPONSORS

Sponsored by companies that support the marketing strengths of some of the largest brands in the world

Chicago, Illinois
Time: 9:30 to 5:00

EVENT ADDRESS

QUESTIONS ABOUT ATTENDING

Mital Patel
mitalp@ciosynergy.com
(224) 388-9449 

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ATTEND CIOCHICAGO

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CIO

chicago

RESERVE MY SEAT

Check-in, grab a coffee and prepare for a day of collaboration, today's discussions start in the CIOlounge where you'll join Chicago's leading digital strategists

5 Top CIO's take stage to predict what IT trends will peak over the next 12 months. Which prediction will crown our #ITpsychic?

The CIO Predictions Panel

Setting the tone

Moderator Scott Shuster sets the tone for a day of intimate collaboration as he welcomes Chicago' top IT leaders.

Two Trends Shaping the Future of Work by Dialpad

Fireside Chat with the Dialpad to discuss the current key  trends which affect the work process most.
1. Cloud Adoption
2. AI
 

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

Retreat to the CIOlounge

11:10 AM

Leaders Lunch

Connecting the dots at CIOchicago; this epicurean lunch is the foundation for today's relationship building

11:30 AM

CIO's on the panel take stage to reveal directions from within the Office of the CIO; how are these IT leaders embracing digital? 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.

The CIOpanel

12:30 PM

1:30 PM

The WITpanel

Fostering the next generation of Women In Technology our WIT panel share insights from top leaders who pave the path to innovation within their organizations.

2:00 PM

Grab coffee while touring the latest enterprise innovation our sponsors have to offer

Retreat to the CIOlounge

3:05 PM

Sweet Collaboration

Round-tables congregate over dessert; nothing makes more sense of IT roadmaps than stories of ROI, it's battles and game plans over dessert

Keynote by...

We partner CIOsynergy events with renowned keynotes that have pushed the limits of their profession to shape the future. Michael Rogers; renowned futurist, author, speaker and technology pioneer who most recently served as futurist-in-residence for The New York Times. He also writes the popular Practical Futurist column for MSNBC and is a best-selling novelist whose fiction explores the human impact of technology.  

4:10 PM

CIO, Carthage College 

Michelle Hobbins

SPONSORSHIP INFO

info@ciosynergy.com
1.847.278.2213 opt 1

#CIOdraw in the CIOlounge

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.

4:50 - 5:00

CUTTING EDGE INSIGHT FROM WITHIN THE OFFICE OF THE CIO

The CIOpanel 

CIO's on the panel take stage to reveal directions from within the Office of the CIO; how are these IT leaders embracing digital? 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.

The Predictions Panel 

5 Top CIO's take stage to predict what IT trends will peak over the next 12 months. Which prediction will crown our #ITpsychic?

The WITpanel 

Fostering the next generation of Women In Technology our WIT panel share insights from top leaders who pave the path to innovation within their organizations.

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Los Angeles (West Sales)

Baroda, India (Research)


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Thursday, April 26th 2018

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

April 26th, 2018

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts

CIOCHICAGO SPONSORS ARE ON THE EDGE OF ENTERPRISE INNOVATION

WHO ARE THEY?REQUEST A SPONSORSHIP

Every year at CXOsync we explore directions from within the Office of the CIO; what are these strategists planning and what paths are they taking? Through these discussions we're able to understand their paths 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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EXHIBITORS

Reducing Organizational Drag by Consolidating Approvals by Capriza

Approvals are an Organizational Toll that can negatively impact employee morale, and carry heavy financial and compliance costs. They are also critical to managing a successful business. Capriza's focus is on bringing agility to the enterprise while maintaining control.  

3:35 PM

The WIT Panel

Sr IT Director, Alight Solutions

Kellee Eavenson  

The Predictions Panel

The CIO Panel

CIO, Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity 

Emmanuel Ladalla

CIO, City of Joliet 

David Braner  

CIO, TTX Company 

Bruce Schinelli

The Predictions Panel

CIO, Naperville School District 203 

Roger Brunelle 

SVP, IT Anixter 

Ram Narain  

CIO, State of Illinois - Illinois Student Assistance Commission 

Ramnath Cidambi

Bryan Tabiadon  

SVP, IT Catalina Corp 

Mohammed Dastagir

VP, CTO Sears Home Services 

Jun Zou

VP, IT Tribune Media 

10:45 - 10:50 AM

Refreshment Break

4:05 - 4:10 PM

Refreshment Break