The longest-running gathering of CIOs in Northeast Ohio

September 11th, 2014
Independence, Ohio

Since 2000, The CIO Symposium has offered an exceptional forum for CIOs and IT executives to share insights on critical business issues and make important connections with one another. Through thought-provoking keynote speakers and engaging breakout sessions, the 2014 CIO Symposium offers an invaluable experience for CIOs of any industry, for any size enterprise and at any stage of their CIO career.


Winning Tech Strategies

  1. A plenary session featuring 2014 CIO of the Year Winners

Breakout sessions

  1. A Strategic View on Big Data Implications
  2. Winning Talent Strategies
  3. IT Risk: Assessment, Management and Mitigation
  4. Tech Innovation and Intrapreneurship

Tech Talks

  1. Leveraging IT for Strategic Advantage
  2. Big Data: Impact Opportunities
  3. IT Governance and the Board
  4. Winning Leadership Lessons

Tech Talk Presenters

Mark Shapiro Bio Image Mark Shapiro President,
Cleveland Indians

Chris Fuss Bio Image Chris Fuss CTO, Parts Source

Symposium Podcasts

Leading and Motivating to Exceptional Performance

Jim Tressel, former OSU and Youngstown State head football coach, shares insight into leading teams that achieved incredible successes and how lessons learned from those results can help CIOs lead their teams.

Entrepreneurial Lessons for Enterprise Tech Teams

Hyland Software CEO, AJ Hyland, shares details on the key entrepreneurial traits that Hyland demonstrates and offers insight into how tech teams can leverage those traits to greater success within a corporate environment.

Are you a Strategically Valuable CIO?

Matt LoPiccolo, Swagelok CIO, shares his experiences with achieving incredible synergies between information technology services, operations and strategies with enterprise planning, ensuring the strategic value of IT to Swagelok.