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.
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.
John Marcante, CIO Vanguard“The CIO Executive Summit creates a platform to interact and build a network with other CIOs who face the same challenges.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
Stacy Mill, Director, Info. Risk KAR Auction Services“The CISO Institute is important and relevant, because Information Security is not just about the technology and security. It is about the people.
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.
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.
Jackie DeMaria, SVP, Global Human Resources Western Digital Corporation“I bring our HR team to the Los Angeles HR Leadership Summit each year. The networking opportunities are excellent and both myself and the rest of the team learn a lot throughout the day.
Keith Jackson, VP, Human Resources AT&T Mobility & Consumer Markets“What a way to spend a day! The time spent with my HR peers at the HR Leadership Summit will pay dividends for years to come.
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.
Crane Kenney, President, Business Operations Chicago Cubs“In my view, the GSMS is the gold standard. It's a rare opportunity to have some of the best minds and most senior executives across our industry in an ideal setting discussing the most important issues that we all face. It is first class in every way
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.