Wes Hargrove, VP & CIO 7-Eleven“The CIO Executive Summit continues to be the top event to deliver collaboration, networking, idea sharing and open feedback on pertinent topics.
Randy Sloan, CIO & VP, Technology Southwest Airlines Co.“As CIO, there are a variety of people who call you and ask for your time. The CIO Executive Summit is the only event I chose to be involved with, because of the people who are involved and the value it delivers.
Louie Ehrlich, CIO, Chevron Corporation and President, Chevron IT Company Chevron Corporation“By CIOs, for CIOs' is not just a slogan. The CIO Executive Summit is relevant because it truly is driven by our current concerns and interests and organized in a way where we leave prepared to make a difference for our respective companies.
Wes Hargrove, SVP & CIO 7-Eleven“I don’t think I’ve ever seen a community of executives more willing to participate and share than at the CDO Executive Summit.
Tom Soderstrom, Chief Tech. and Innovation Officer, Office of the CIO NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory“The CDO Executive Summit does a great job combining data and analytics executives with selected industry expert providers in the data field. These ingredients create a rich, innovative environment.
Lisa Schlosser, CTO Thomson Reuters“By taking on an industry-agnostic topic, the conference empowers local leaders with best practices and tools to make a relevant impact on their businesses.
Kevin Manion, EVP & CFO Young's Market Company“The CFO Executive Summit is one of the best local opportunities to meet with fellow CFOs in a collaborative setting. The speakers are thought provoking and insightful.
Juan Figuereo, EVP & CFO NII“The CFO Executive Summit is a great venue to get to know other CFOs, get ideas, and establish relationships so I know who to call if I need help. It is well worth the time.
David Tehle, EVP & CFO Dollar General Corporation“Excellent format with top-notch speakers and panelists sharing their wisdom on relevant topics for today’s CFO.
Marc Varner, CISO McDonald's Corporation“I greatly appreciate the network that is formed at these events and the information that is shared in an honest and cooperative manner.
Colin Anderson, VP & CISO Safeway, Inc.“If people are the new perimeter for organizations it is events such as this that arm security leaders with the information needed to educate our employees.
John Johnson, Global Security Strategist John Deere“The ultimate goal of CISOs should be to build capabilities, so they can stay ahead of the rapidly evolving threat landscape, and to develop a consistent governance model that effectively and efficiently manages risk while enabling business growth.
David Weaving, EVP & Chief Administrative Officer Realogy Corporation“The open sharing among peers of what works and doesn’t was excellent. It's good to affirm we are not on an island.
Marcia Mendes-d'Abreu, VP, Human Resources Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan“Networking and strengthening relationships with other CHROs at the HR Leadership Summit has been inspiring. As business leaders, this is a rich opportunity to discuss innovative HR approaches with my peers.
Quinn Wilson, VP, Global Human Resources & Corporate Admin. Nexen Inc.“As Senior HR professionals it is our responsibility to continually learn from some of the best minds in our field. The HR Leadership Summit provides us with best practices, perspectives and innovative approaches that prove invaluable.
Jerry Colangelo, Chairman USA Basketball“Imagine what we can achieve for our industry if we work together, collaborate and share best practices across sports. Our exclusive, peer-driven summits bring together the top leaders of sports to share ideas on how to improve franchise performance and ultimately make the world a better place through our love of sports.
Bill Polian, Former Vice Chairman & President Indianapolis Colts“This meeting is about the future of sports and the future of our business. Listening and learning from the best of the best is invigorating and thought provoking. Collectively we can make such a difference as we help one another improve performance and ultimately move the sports industry forward.
Mark Cuban, Owner Dallas Mavericks“I really enjoyed the Global Sports Summit. Great group of owners there. It's the networking that made it special.
General Colin Powell
Members of our National Leadership Board include: (From left) Cheryl Smith, Former CIO, McKesson Corporation; Gary Masada, Former IT President & CIO, Chevron Corporation; Julia Davis, SVP & CIO, Aflac; Anup Sharma, Global CIO, GE Oil & Gas; Ramón Baez, SVP & Global CIO, Hewlett-Packard Company; and John Marcante, CIO, Vanguard
Our faculty members are top academic professors from Harvard University, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and Michigan Ross School
The Professional Development Academy is a collaborative initiative with leadership guidance and content provided by General Colin Powell, Fortune 1000 CEOs and CIOs and top professors from the world's most prestigious universities. The program offers a comprehensive, scalable and cost-effective collaborative learning program for developing and maximizing the most important leadership capabilities and skills which will enable first- and mid-level IT managers to be more effective in their roles.