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Virtual CIO Symposium, November 2020: Speakers, Agenda Revealed

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CIO and Main Electronic Officer leaders share their unique insights and journeys at our Digital CIO Symposium on Wednesday 18 November.

New Statesman Media Group‘s Digital CIO Symposium, which now will take place on the afternoon of Wednesday 18 November, will element European CIO and Main Electronic Officer leaders controlling countless numbers of technology personnel and billions of lbs of IT and innovation investment.

Fellow CIOs, CTOs, digital leaders and technology executives are invited to register and listen to from Met Business CIO Charles Ewen, Equinor CIO Åshild Hanne Larsen, Main Electronic Officer for London Theo Blackwell, and Philip Morris Global CTO Michael Voegele.

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New Statesman Media Group‘s Digital CIO Symposium will be supported by cyber authorities Darktrace.

The top CIOs will be sharing their encounters, insights, innovations, prospects and issues with New Statesman Media Group journalists.

Digital CIO Symposium speakers

London Main Electronic Officer Theo Blackwell was appointed in 2017 as the Mayor of London’s initially CDO to lead on London-extensive digital transformation, knowledge and wise metropolis initiatives at City Corridor. Due to the fact then he has made the Good London Jointly Roadmap (2018) and initiated a collection of programmes to build London’s collective capability for innovation together with the establishment of the London Business of Technological know-how and Innovation, the Mayor’s Civic Innovation Challenges and the Related London Programme for fibre infrastructure.

Equinor CIO Åshild Hanne Larsen was named CIO of the 12 months Europe at the conclude of 2019 by an unbiased jury, and will share her management classes, the Norwegian strength giant’s digital transformation and knowledge innovation journey, responding to Covid-19, and why the coronavirus disaster has pushed tech and IT even further more up the small business agenda.

Charles Ewen is Director of Technological know-how and CIO at the Met Business and will be in dialogue with CBR reporter Claudia Glover. Ewen functions closely with the Met’s science groups on the organisation’s Substantial Efficiency Computing capability and mass storage units – and is responsible for delivering slicing-edge IT to enhance the top quality of forecast providers and progressively to make people providers available and powerful for prospects and the community.

Philip Morris CTO Michael Voegele, who joined from his purpose as Adidas CIO at the start out of 2019, will go over digital transformation at a person of the world’s greatest producing organisations, and how the technology operate is serving to PMI on its mission of delivering a smoke-cost-free future by pivoting the 173-year-previous company’s small business away from combustible tobacco goods.

Digital CIO Symposium agenda

one.30pm – 2pm
Welcome in Exhibition Corridor and Networking Location
Online video introduction by Edward Qualtrough, New Statesman Media Group Technological know-how Editor

Philip Morris Global CTO Michael Voegele job interview
Disrupting a effective small business design in ‘smoke free’ transformation

Equinor CIO Åshild Hanne Larsen job interview
Digitisation and knowledge – and why HR management issues for CIOs

three.20pm – three.30pm
Digital CIO Symposium associate presentation

three.40pm – 4pm

Main Electronic Officer for London Theo Blackwell job interview
Electronic innovation prospects in the Mayor of London’s Business

Met Business CIO Charles Ewen job interview
Utilising HPC and knowledge in an progressively autonomous planet

Delegates at the Digital CIO Symposium will be able to interact with shows on the key phase, and with every single other in Q&As with the speakers, sponsors, and their friends in digital chats and personal discussions.​

New Statesman Media Group Technological know-how Editor Edward Qualtrough reported: “Following on from the achievements of the April 2020 Digital CIO Symposium, it will be a privilege to welcome European CIO leaders primarily based in Switzerland, Norway and the Uk at our successor function on Wednesday 18 November.

“Overseeing big groups, digital transformation agendas, significant ranges of IT innovation investment, and influencing big ecosystems of organisations, citizens and associates, we look ahead to listening to from London’s CDO Theo Blackwell, Philip Morris CTO Michael Voegele, Equinor CIO Åshild Hanne Larsen, and Met Business CIO Charles Ewen as they share their insights with our audiences.

“We hope to welcome you on Wednesday 18 November and hope you are able to interact with and learn from our skilled speakers and every single other.”

Earlier speakers at New Statesman Media Group executive technology functions in 2020 include Sainsbury’s CIO Phil Jordan, Parliamentary Electronic Service CIO Tracey Jessup, Northumbrian Drinking water CIO Nigel Watson, Johnson Matthey CIO Paul Coby, British Military CIO Important Typical Jonathon Cole, Office of Business enterprise, Vitality and Industrial System Main Electronic and Information Officer Karl Hoods, British Crimson Cross CIO Rosie Slater-Carr, and SSE Vitality Services CIO Philip Clayson.

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