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Virtual CIO Symposium, November 2020: Speakers, Agenda Revealed

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

New Statesman Media Group‘s Virtual CIO Symposium, which now will take place on the afternoon of Wednesday 18 November, will element European CIO and Main Electronic Officer leaders handling hundreds of technological know-how staff members and billions of pounds of IT and innovation financial commitment.

Fellow CIOs, CTOs, digital leaders and technological know-how executives are invited to sign up and listen to from Satisfied Office environment 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 Virtual CIO Symposium will be supported by cyber authorities Darktrace.

The top CIOs will be sharing their ordeals, insights, improvements, opportunities and problems with New Statesman Media Group journalists.

Virtual CIO Symposium speakers

London Main Electronic Officer Theo Blackwell was appointed in 2017 as the Mayor of London’s first CDO to lead on London-broad digital transformation, details and wise metropolis initiatives at City Hall. Considering the fact that then he has designed the Sensible London Alongside one another Roadmap (2018) and initiated a collection of programmes to make London’s collective functionality for innovation which include the institution of the London Office environment of Engineering and Innovation, the Mayor’s Civic Innovation Issues and the Connected London Programme for fibre infrastructure.

Equinor CIO Åshild Hanne Larsen was named CIO of the Yr Europe at the end of 2019 by an independent jury, and will share her leadership classes, the Norwegian strength giant’s digital transformation and details innovation journey, responding to Covid-19, and why the coronavirus disaster has pushed tech and IT even further more up the company agenda.

Charles Ewen is Director of Engineering and CIO at the Satisfied Office environment and will be in conversation with CBR reporter Claudia Glover. Ewen will work carefully with the Met’s science teams on the organisation’s Significant Overall performance Computing functionality and mass storage systems – and is accountable for delivering slicing-edge IT to boost the excellent of forecast expert services and increasingly to make those expert services obtainable and effective for buyers and the public.

Philip Morris CTO Michael Voegele, who joined from his function as Adidas CIO at the start of 2019, will examine digital transformation at a single of the world’s biggest manufacturing organisations, and how the technological know-how operate is aiding PMI on its mission of delivering a smoke-free long term by pivoting the 173-yr-aged company’s company absent from combustible tobacco goods.

Virtual CIO Symposium agenda

1.30pm – 2pm
Welcome in Exhibition Hall and Networking Area
Video clip introduction by Edward Qualtrough, New Statesman Media Group Engineering Editor

Philip Morris Global CTO Michael Voegele job interview
Disrupting a successful company product in ‘smoke free’ transformation

Equinor CIO Åshild Hanne Larsen job interview
Digitisation and details – and why HR leadership issues for CIOs

3.20pm – 3.30pm
Virtual CIO Symposium companion presentation

3.40pm – 4pm

Main Electronic Officer for London Theo Blackwell job interview
Electronic innovation opportunities in the Mayor of London’s Office environment

Satisfied Office environment CIO Charles Ewen job interview
Utilising HPC and details in an increasingly autonomous environment

Delegates at the Virtual CIO Symposium will be capable to engage with displays on the major phase, and with each and every other in Q&As with the speakers, sponsors, and their peers in virtual chats and non-public discussions.​

New Statesman Media Group Engineering Editor Edward Qualtrough reported: “Following on from the accomplishment of the April 2020 Virtual CIO Symposium, it will be a privilege to welcome European CIO leaders dependent in Switzerland, Norway and the British isles at our successor party on Wednesday 18 November.

“Overseeing substantial teams, digital transformation agendas, major amounts of IT innovation financial commitment, and influencing substantial ecosystems of organisations, citizens and companions, we search forward to listening to from London’s CDO Theo Blackwell, Philip Morris CTO Michael Voegele, Equinor CIO Åshild Hanne Larsen, and Satisfied Office environment CIO Charles Ewen as they share their insights with our audiences.

“We hope to welcome you on Wednesday 18 November and hope you are capable to engage with and study from our specialist speakers and each and every other.”

Former speakers at New Statesman Media Group govt technological know-how events in 2020 include Sainsbury’s CIO Phil Jordan, Parliamentary Electronic Support CIO Tracey Jessup, Northumbrian Water CIO Nigel Watson, Johnson Matthey CIO Paul Coby, British Army CIO Key Basic Jonathon Cole, Section of Business enterprise, Strength and Industrial System Main Electronic and Facts Officer Karl Hoods, British Purple Cross CIO Rosie Slater-Carr, and SSE Strength Solutions CIO Philip Clayson.

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