Robert Dixon, SVP & Global CIO PepsiCo“The CIO Executive Summit is the most relevant and timely conference I attend. CIOs not attending miss a real opportunity to grow as leaders for their organizations.
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.
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.
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.
Seth Kaplan, CTO Molina Healthcare“Big Data, big expectations, big success. The summit delivered an open air of honest experiences, addressing the daunting challenge each IT leader faces, which helps make the Big Data journey that much clearer. Who could ask for anything more?
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.
Mark A. McCollum, EVP & CFO Halliburton“The CFO Executive Summit provides a timely, concise update on issues and trends that were relevant to me, as well as an excellent forum to network with my fellow finance officers.
Deb Craven, SVP & CFO Purolator Inc.“The CFO Executive Summit is time very well spent on issues that are current and relevant. The value is amplified by open and engaging discussions – with speakers as well as with fellow Summit attendees.
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.
Brian Lawhorn, VP, Corporate Information Security The Kroger Co.“The CISO Executive Summit absolutely is "by CISOs, for CISOs." The topics target current issues and challenges, and the ability to collaborate with peers to discuss today’s issues is worth every minute.
Haden Land, VP, Engineering & CTO Lockheed Martin Corporation“We cannot solve security problems using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them – this event provides some of the new thinking required!
Roland Cloutier, Global VP & CSO ADP“Not only do I get the opportunity to share our success stories with my peers, but I am able to engage with other thought leaders on new challenges and innovations in our industry.
Brian Worth, SVP, Human Resources Cardinal Health“The HR Leadership Summit is an incredible opportunity to collaborate with peers on the critical talent strategies needed to help our organizations achieve sustainable growth and tangible results.
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.
Mike Prutting, VP, Human Resources Fujifilm“Exciting, refreshing and affirming! Being with HR colleagues at a senior level makes the HR Leadership Summit unique – and one of the most productive conferences I have ever been a part of.
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.
Brian Burke, President, Hockey Operations Calgary Flames“I am thrilled to be a part of this exclusive gathering of GMs, Presidents and senior execs across all major sports. This opportunity to network and share ideas with the top global leaders in sports doesn't exist anywhere else.
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.