Top 5 Reasons to Attend the CIO Decisions
Conference

Why you Should Attend

We've rewritten the rules on executive conferences. Gone are the days when you spent three days out of the office only to return with fragments of useful information. Other industry events merely identify the issues you face. At the CIO Decisions Conference we tackle them head on with specific how-to advice to conquer your toughest business and technical challenges.

Previous CIO Decisions Conference attendees tell us that the conference's strategic, vendor-neutral sessions are invaluable to midmarket IT leaders. Our conference brings together top midmarket IT experts who deliver step-by-step best practices to save you the time and frustration of going it alone. You will learn from distinguished experts and industry analysts who reveal the most effective real-world solutions. Plus, learn how to avoid the hidden pitfalls that could cost you unnecessary time and money.


Top 5 Reasons to Attend

1. Expand your Network of True Peers

The CIO Decisions Conference presents an ideal opportunity for you to connect with your true peers – midmarket IT executives. From casual networking events to our Gala Dinner and awards ceremony, our exclusive focus on the needs of midmarket companies ensures you the chance to engage with IT executives experiencing similar challenges. Tap into their collective wisdom, share valuable insights and discuss innovative strategies at meals, between sessions, and beyond.  The people you meet at the CIO Decisions Conference could have the perfect solution to address your most difficult challenge.

2. Gather Actionable Insights

The CIO Decisions Conference provides relevant information and actionable strategies that you can put to use immediately. As a midmarket CIO, you'll get specific expertise to help streamline business processes, identify potential investment opportunities and innovate faster to keep pace with the growing demands of your business.

3. Roll up your Sleeves in a Workshop Setting

You'll have the opportunity to participate in a range of breakout workshops, designed to foster a collaborative problem-solving environment, where you and your colleagues can openly explore critical issues directly impacting your business. These solutions-focused breakout sessions will allow you to take a deeper dive into hot topics, discuss emerging trends and solve your toughest business and technology challenges in a relaxed, off-the-record setting.

4. Sharpen your Leadership Skills

Return to the office with a renewed sense of confidence in your leadership abilities and technology direction. You’ll hear essential tips and techniques from the industry's leading executive coaches, designed to help sharpen your management skills and accelerate your career growth. You’ll also benefit from the insight of leading midmarket CIOs, independent experts and visionaries who are leading the development and application of technology across the globe.

5. Engage with Leading Vendors

You'll have ample opportunity to speak frankly with leading vendors who understand midmarket businesses and are serious about helping you make the smartest IT investments. Sponsor representatives who attend the CIO Decisions Conference are their companies' top representatives and have the appropriate background to answer your questions about their technology solutions.

 

 

This exclusive annual event is brought to you by SearchCIO-Midmarket.com, the Web's best information resource for IT executives in the midmarket, and SearchCIO.com, the Web’s leading online community and information resource for large enterprise IT executives.

 

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