CIO Executive Events 2016
CIO 100

Now in its 29th year, the CIO 100 Symposium & Awards is the industry's most prestigious leadership event bringing together more than 300 CIOs and senior IT executives including this year's CIO 100 award winners and the newest members of the CIO Hall of Fame. Join us and discover fresh insights and ideas on the future of the digital enterprise, mobility strategies, predictive analytics and business transformation.

August 14-16, 2016
Terranea Resort • Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

CIO Perspectives

The CIO Perspectives Forums are regionally focused one-day executive events for senior IT leaders at mid- to large-sized organizations in the private and public sectors. Engage with CIO magazine, the CIO Executive Council, an Advisory Board of local-area Fortune 1000 CIOs, and a high-powered group of IT leaders to exchange ideas and energize your leadership spirit at these exclusive, day-long events designed by your fellow CIOs.

February 25 • Dallas, TX

March 9 • Atlanta, GA

April 12 • New York, NY

In today’s competitive environment, the leaders who succeed are those with essential business skills, which is why CIO Magazine and Boston University have collaborated to create the Mini MBA for Tech Executives. Over four days, Boston University senior faculty will introduce you to key principles and techniques of executive management including accounting, finance, strategy, marketing, operations, and organizational behavior, preparing you to rise out of technology roles and into executive responsibilities.

April 5 - 8, 2016 • Boston, MA
September 19 - 22, 2016 • Boston, MA

Click here to view the brochure and learn more

Organizations worldwide depend on their technology leaders to create value, drive results, and harness the power of disruptive innovation. Over four days, CIO magazine and Boston University's Master Class for Tech Executives will focus on your responsibilities as a technology leader: understanding platform shift, positioning the IT organization, measuring results, and leading truly transformative change.

October 25, 2016 • Boston, MA

Registration links and brochure will be posted in early January 2016.

The CSO50 Security Confab + Awards focuses on "Defining the Future of Security and Risk" by leveraging a unique combination of keynote sessions and short-format presentations designed to deliver a range of thought leadership ideas, concepts and trends that will shape the future of IT security and risk management. This premier event will honor and share the critical viewpoints of today's leading CSOs, CISOs and security executives at the nation's leading CSO thought leadership conference.

April 18-20, 2016
Wigwam Resort • Litchfield Park, AZ

AGENDA is the all-new business leadership conference focused on transforming business for the digital world. Business today not only demands a mobile, social and omni-channel experience for customers and employees alike. It requires that organizations harness these outlets for business growth in new and innovative ways at an ever faster pace as business cycles collapse and competitors sprout up ever faster.

March 21-23, 2016
Amelia Island, FL

IT Roadmap

The IT Roadmap Conference and Expo is a highly focused and content rich event series designed by and for IT Executives and Professionals in a close-to-home location. Each event delivers an in-depth look at high-priority issues facing IT professionals today such as security; analytics & data management; mobile/BYOD enterprise and more.

March 23, 2016
Chicago, IL

CIO Roundtables, Dinners and Seminars provide a forum where an intimate group of IT Executive Management can engage in active dialogue and exchange ideas on the subject at hand, as well as network and deepen relationships with colleagues who share similar experiences or challenges. Topics have included Application Management, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Mobile, Virtualization and more. Contact us here for more information on hosting or sponsoring CIO Custom Events.


Attract powerful
and influential IT

Sponsorships at CIO events are specifically designed to provide value and interaction for both attendees and sponsors through brand visiblity and networking opportunities.



Learn from the best
and brightest in IT.

Learn from and network with fellow IT professionals from industry-leading organizations. Serving IT Executive Management, CIO creates face-to-face conferences and events that attract the best and brightest in IT.

Debra Becker
Senior Marketing Director
CIO & CSO Events


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expertise to an eager

We have a variety of speaking opportunities available. Submit your request for a speaking opportunity by sending your name, title, company name, area of expertise, and previous speaking experience to:

Maryfran Johnson
Editor in Chief
CIO magazine & Events