CIO 100 Award winners & CIO Hall of Fame inductees to be honored in ceremony in front of 300+ CIOs and Sr. IT executives at CIO 100 Symposium, August 9-11th
Framingham, Mass.– June 1, 2015–IDG Enterprise’s CIO—the executive-level IT media brand providing insight into business technology leadership—is thrilled to announce the 2015 CIO 100 Award winners and the 2015 CIO Hall of Fame inductees. The CIO 100 awards program annually recognizes 100 organizations that have distinguished themselves by creating business value through the innovative use of technology. Additionally, the CIO Hall of Fame is a special honor bestowed upon individuals whose work has shown both creative vision and practical leadership in information technology.
The five CIOs chosen for the 2015 Hall of Fame are Rebecca Jacoby, SVP & CIO, Cisco Systems; Ina Kamenz, SVP & Global CIO, Eli Lilly & Company; Tom Peck, SVP & CIO, Global Lead, Procurement & Travel, Aecom; Chris Perretta, EVP & CIO, State Street Corporation; and Steve Phillips, SVP & CIO, Avnet.
The 2015 CIO 100 Award winners and CIO Hall of Fame inductees will be celebrated during a gala awards dinner and ceremony at the CIO 100 Symposium, being held August 9-11, 2015 at the Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This year’s conference theme is “Innovating the Digital Economy.”
“This annual event is a delightful tradition for CIO magazine, and we look forward to bringing together hundreds of the most innovative and strategic minds in technology,” said Maryfran Johnson, Editor in Chief of CIO magazine & Events. “This year’s class of CIO 100 honorees and the CIO Hall of Fame inductees represents IT leadership at its very best. They are outstanding examples of the power of IT to drive everything from revenue growth to digital transformation. This year’s honorees are an inspiration to CIOs everywhere.”
Insight into Award Winning Technology Thought Leadership
At the 28th annual CIO 100 Symposium, more than 300 CIOs, senior IT leaders and business executives will discuss the transformative IT work under way across so many industries, as well as the business opportunities arising from emerging technologies in enterprise mobility, big data and advanced analytics, cloud computing, collaboration and more.
In addition to hearing about the CIO 100 award winning projects, several industry innovatorswill share their strategies on transitioning to a digital enterprise, including:
- Tim Campos, CIO of Facebook
- Bob Carrigan, CEO of Dun & Bradstreet
- Bask Iyer, CIO of VMware
- Jennifer Sepull, CIO of Kimberly-Clark
- Vivek Wadhwa, Tech Entrepreneur and author
The symposium concludes with an awards ceremony recognizing the 2015 CIO 100 winners and the 2015 CIO Hall of Fame inductees. The full 2015 CIO 100 Symposium & Awards Ceremony agenda can be viewed here.
“Emerging technologies are drastically impacting the technology landscape and CIOs have been challenged to leverage these new technologies to drive business value and gain a competitive advantage for their organization. The CIO 100 winners continue to impress me with their innovative vision, thought leadership and ability to execute successfully,” said Adam Dennison, senior vice president & publisher of CIO. “CIO 100 attendees come to the event to hear from their peers and to learn more about potential solutions that can elevate their business. We are happy to provide an environment for this conversation and we look forward to seeing the next wave of business innovation through technology.”
To learn more information, visit the CIO 100 events page: http://bit.ly/1SH4GpT