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CIO Business & Transformation Council

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The Conference Board CIO Council is an invitation-only, confidential community where you draw on the group’s collective knowledge and collaboratively explore solutions. Through both in-person meetings as well as remotely you will gain insight beyond your industry, region, and point of view. The safe environment (free of vendor influence) and a capped group of true peers allow for a uniquely elevated level of conversation,unparalleled level of openness, and lasting connections. 

  • Eckes-Granini Deutschland GmbH
  • Electricity Supply Board
  • MOL Group
  • PPG

Enduring relationships with trusted peers is the core of the Council experience. Enhanced by our global, enterprise-wide reach, these relationships span the world and extend the council value. Confidential peer dialogue provides you with a broader perspective and shared experiences, as well as access to specific knowledge and best practices.

  • Collective topic selection and problem solving that puts your issues on the agenda
  • Informal, real-time benchmarking of current approaches by member companies to the most challenging issues faced by product development
  • Multi-industry insights and best practices from non-competitive peers via in-depth discussions
  • Networking, reputation building and access within your peer community
  • Virtual communities that extend learning opportunities through a variety of online forums, webcasts, webinars, and other resources

  • Disrupting Technologies as a base for new products and business models
  • Deliver successful (technology) change across a large organizations
  • How to structure the IT organization to meet emerging challenges: leveraging DevOps and Agile
  • (Digital) Architects / Architectures and Technology Transitions
  • Aligning sourcing and human capital with changing business priorities. Working with start-ups.
  • Next Generation IT: New roles, skills and training
  • Best Innovation Practices within IT and the Business
  • Successful communication practices
  • Dealing with the Board

Members will be CIOs, or senior executives responsible for digital/business transformation in their organisation, with a Global or EMEA remit.

Patrick Arlequeeuw

Patrick Arlequeeuw

Council Director, CIO Business and Transformation Council and formerly Digital Transformation Council
The Conference Board
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