Governing Body members are responsible for the strategic direction of the CIO Executive Summit. The support and participation of our region's Fortune 1000 CIOs, along with the top government and academic CIOs, ensures that each of the conference sessions, speakers and best practice vendor sponsors are relevant, timely and structured to deliver maximum value.

Chairs

Jim Chan
Director, IT
H.Y. Louie Co. Limited
Chris Covell
CIO
Boston Pizza International
Dave Cummings
SVP & CIO
Finning International, Inc.
Greg Lake
VP & CIO
Husky Energy Inc.
Kalev Ruberg
CIO
Teck Resources Limited
Ann-Margaret Tait
CIO
BC Hydro

Governing Body

Dr. Catherine Aczel Boivie
Founding President & Board Member
CIO Association of Canada
Michael Artley
CIO
HSBC Bank Canada
Mike Balzer
CIO
Catalyst Paper Corporation
Lloyd Bauer
Director IT & CIO
TransLink
Cindy Bratkowski
SVP, IT & Client Svcs.
Pacific Blue Cross
Alex Buhler
CIO, Mountain Equipment Co-op
& President, Vancouver Chapter CIOCAN
Warwick Calkin
CIO, Diamonds & Specialty Products
BHP Billiton Petroleum
Nipa Chakravarti
VP, IT
TransAlta Corporation
Mussawar Choudhry
Director, IT
Panago Pizza Inc.
Catherine Claiter-Larsen
VP & CIO
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Gayle Corah
GM, IT
Overwaitea Food Group
Nick Curalli
GM, IT
London Drugs Limited
Lynette DuJohn
CIO
British Columbia Lottery Corporation
Don Farley
CIO
BC Liquor Distribution Branch
Grant Fengstad
Director, IT
City of Richmond
Gerri Grenier
Director, IT
Precision Drilling
Mal Griffin
CIO
Interior Health Authority
Oliver GrĂ¼ter-Andrew
CIO
University of British Columbia
Richard Hannah
VP, IS
Gibson Energy Inc.
Jeff Hunter
CIO
Northern Health
Pharid Jaffer
Chief Technology & Services Officer
Wolverton Securities
Andrew Jappy
EVP & CIO
Canaccord Financial Ltd.
Anu Jolliffe
CTO
Lions Gate Group of Companies
Miguel Kanafany
Senior Consulting IT Advisor
Sysco Canada
Paul King
VP & CIO
CHC Helicopter Corporation
Brian Kuhn
Director of Technology & CIO
Vancouver School Board
Jag Madan
Director of IT
Vancouver Community College
Alan Mendes
Manager, IT
Univar Canada Ltd.
Neil Muir
CIO, VP Property & Procurement
Flight Centre Limited
Anne Naser
CIO
WorkSafeBC
Amin Noormohamed
VP & CIO
Core-Mark International, Inc.
Andy Parkins
VP, Business Technology
1-800-GOT-JUNK? LLC
Vaughn Ravenscroft
EVP, IT
Walton Global Investments Ltd.
Francois Robinson
National Director, IT
Pharmasave Drugs (National) Ltd.
Greg Sieg
SVP & CIO
Ledcor Industries Inc.
Alan Skiffington
CIO
ATCO Ltd.
Clifford Smith
VP & CIO
Kal Tire Ltd
Allan Smith
SVP & CIO
Lululemon Athletica
Satvir Thandi
VP, IT Operations & Enterprise Solutions
First West Credit Union
Jories Timmers
Director, IT
Powerex
Gabriel Vitus
VP, Business Information Systems
Certified General Accountants Association of Canada
Shari Wallace
CIO
City of Burnaby
Jeff Wyton
CIO & Executive Director, IS & Tech.
Alberta Gaming And Liquor Commission