Melbourne CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the Melbourne community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CIOs today.

  1. Mastering the art of change and adaptability
  2. Accelerating high growth and a data-first mindset
  3. Empowering talent, protecting the enterprise

Melbourne CIO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the Melbourne CIO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CIOs, for CIOs.

Co-Chairs

Justin Davies

Ovato
CIO

Tracey Evans

Seek
CIO

Barry Magsanay

Treasury Wine Estates
Global Head of Information Security

Matt Mueller

Iluka Resources Limited
CIO

Members

George Abraham

Novatti
CISO

Angela Anthony

DuluxGroup
Executive General Manager IT & Digital

Alan Ariti

Vocus Communications
CISO

Arul Arogyanathan

Village Roadshow
Chief Information Officer

Mark Brown

Costa Group
CIO

Catherine Buhler

EnergyAustralia
Chief Information Security Officer | Group Security

Byron Collins

University of Melbourne
Executive Director, Business Services and Chief Technology Officer

Liam Connolly

Seek
Head of Cyber Security (CISO)

Frank De Sa

Just Group
Chief Information Officer

John Ellis

BUPA ANZ
CISO

Munro Farmer

Australia Post
CIO

Shem Fernando

Monadelphous Group
IT Security Manager

David Fiorina

Bunnings
Head of Cyber Security

William Fleming

Department of Education & Training Victoria
Manager – Information Security, IMT Strategy | IMTD

Kevin Glennon

K&S Corporation Limited
Chief Information Officer

Audrey Hanson

BlueScope
Global CISO

Nigel Hedges

Kmart Australia
Group Head of Cybersecurity

Brad Kemp

Transport Accident Commission
Head of IT SHARED SOLUTIONS

Ann Larkins

Australian Red Cross
Executive Director Information Communications and Technology

Thomas Leen

BHP
Global CISO

Mithran Naiker

Transurban
Chief Technology Officer

Ian Padgham

Vicinity Centres
General Manager Enterprise Technology

Ashley Parkinson

Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions Victoria
CISO

Matthew Perry

Melbourne Water
CIO

Rob Pickering

Australian Football League
Chief Technology Officer

Jennifer Rebeiro

Greater Western Water
CIO

Michael Ross

Qantas Airways Limited
Group Chief Technology Officer

Jamie Rossato

Lion
Information Security Director (CISO)

Matt Steadman

Nova Entertainment
Chief Technology Officer

Glenn Stuttard

Australia Post
Chief Information Security Officer

Craig Templeton

REA Group
Chief Information Security Officer

Ed Tollinton

Nando's
CIO

Bastian Uber

John Holland
Chief Digital and Information Officer

Chris Venter

REA Group
CTO

Mark Wallace

Fortescue Metals Group
Head of Cyber Security, Architecture & Portfolio

Upcoming Programs


VIRTUAL

19 July 2022 | 1 hour

Melbourne CIO Virtual Town Hall

How to Evolve Your Identity Platform for the Workforce of the Future

An interactive, peer-led discussion on current topics and priorities.

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IN-PERSON

24 August 2022 | an evening

Melbourne CIO Inner Circle

Metropolis Events

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

17 November 2022 | 1 day

Melbourne CIO Executive Summit

The Langham, Melbourne

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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