2018 CanadianCIO Summit

The Power of Five

Five years | Five pressing issues | Five innovative ideas
Sept. 29 – October 1, J.W Rosseau, Muskoka

The CanadianCIO Innovation Summit is the perfect opportunity to have deep conversations about the important technology issue impacting organizations in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Held away from the day-to-day grind of keeping the lights on, the Summit presents CIOs from a cross-section of industries unexpected moments to connect over sumptuous meals or engaging recreation activities

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2018 CanadianCIO Census


What’s driving Canada’s new technology leaders?

The ever-accelerating pace of digitization and innovation has changed the role of the CIO. No longer a back office function responsible for keeping the lights on, IT now plays a critical role in all aspects of the business. Increasingly, the new generation of IT leader is working on innovation projects that support business objectives.

The census will take approximately 15 minutes to complete and will require some thought and reflection. This required commitment ensures the results will be meaningful to IT decision makers. All responses are confidential.

Thanks to everyone who completed the census. The report should be completed shortly. Look for stories detailing the findings on the pages of itworldcanada.com.

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The research is sponsored by CA Technologies

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President to President: Getting to the Point


ITWC’s Fawn Annan interviews leading Canadian tech executives on leadership – while competing in a game of darts.

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CanadianCIO adds a new focus on executive content. Increasingly, technology leadership requires new skills within the area of strategic sourcing.

This new editorial focus will raise the bar on such discussions and bring our audience the real information that they need to succeed facing the new challenges of our industry.

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ITAC CanadianCIO of the Year Award


Do you know a CIO who is a natural leader, innovator and creative thinker who has a knack for spotting potential and using technology to turn this potential into reality?

This is your annual opportunity to recognize and honor their hard work.  The ITAC CanadianCIO of the Year award is presented to two outstanding CIOs, one from the private sector and a second from the public or non-profit sector.

Winners will be honoured November 6 during the ITAC Ingenious Awards Gala, and featured in the November-December issue of CanadianCIO.

The awards will go to the outstanding Canadian CIOs that best demonstrate:
• Business and technological vision
• Entrepreneurship
• Capacity to drive enterprise transformation
An operational strength that delivers shareholder or stakeholder value

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CanadianCIO Who’s Who



Canada’s IT community

Canadian CIO Who’s Who is dedicated to profiling and celebrating the people and events in Canada’s IT community. We thought one of the best ways to do this was to profile those people who have been featured in our publications and events.

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