As organizations come out of the Covid-19 response phase, most CIOs find that they need to revisit and rewrite IT strategies with an eye towards building long-term resilience, continued innovation and smarter spending.
The CIO Leadership Forum- IT for the NEXT Normal on March 25th offers discussions with industry leaders on lessons learned, the latest technological innovations, and strategies to boost your organization’s ability to meet the unique IT challenges of 2021.
Key topics for this timely CIO event include:
11 AM - 11:30 AM ET
Whether you call it tech debt or code debt, most organizations are swimming in it! When the pandemic hit, development teams scurried to deliver ‘good enough’ digital solutions. From security applications for a suddenly remote workforce, to lightning-fast digital transformation efforts, the 2020 race to perform left behind a bevy of projects to re-examine/re-code in 2021. During this timely keynote presentation, you will learn:
11:35 AM - 12:20 PM ET
CIOs play a powerful role in embracing and educating business side executives on the latest IT technologies and how they enhance business processes. During this interactive panel discussion, panelists will weigh in on the latest technology trends (AI, Next Gen CX, Low Code/No Code (LOB), and more) and how they will change the IT landscape in 2021 and beyond.
Attend this session to learn:
12:25 PM - 12:55 PM ET
Abstract coming soon!
12:55 PM - 1:25 AM ET
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM ET
Faced with a limited talent supply, organizations are nurturing digitally dexterous employees internally. Digital awareness and skills are crucial for digital transformation success. From training to improved hiring practices, attend this session to learn:
2:20 PM - 2:50 PM ET
From the cloud to machine learning, CIOs agendas are full and 2021 brings with it a whole new set of challenges. Tasked with leveraging the CIO role to digitally transform the organization and drive business strategy, CIOs are no longer merely gatekeepers of technology efficiency and system stability.
Attend this keynote session to better understand the changing role of the CIO and:
2:55 PM - 3:40 PM ET
Abstract coming soon!
3:45 PM - 4:30 PM ET
Been there, done that! Every IT leader in the world has focused on disaster recovery and business continuity over the past year. The good news is that most survived. But how will your organization fare when faced with future disruptive events?
This fireside chat will delve into the success of business continuity plans (BCPs) and how to:
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Bob Pick is the SVP & Chief Information Officer for Tokio Marine North America Services, an organization providing shared professional services to North American businesses of the $40B Tokio Marine Group of insurance and financial services companies. In this capacity, his responsibilities cover the full spectrum of technology solution design, service delivery, operations, and support for multiple TM Group carriers, including Philadelphia Insurance Companies and Tokio Marine America. Prior to Tokio Marine, he was the Senior Executive Director for Technology at Condé Nast, also a shared services entity, supporting 30 additional media, cable and newspaper businesses owned by Condé’s parent, Advance Publications. Mr. Pick came to Condé Nast from PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP, where he was a Principal Consultant in their Enterprise Technology Integration practice following-on several years in PW’s risk management and audit/advisory practices.
Mr. Pick serves on the Board of Trustees of the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra, the Advisory Board of Johns Hopkins University Press, the Strategic Advisory Boards for Guidewire, Insurity and Sapiens, and the CIO Advisory Board for Blumberg Capital. He holds a BA, summa cum laude, from McDaniel College, an MA from Cornell University, and has been CISM and ITIL certified.