NEW YORK, NY – 2/3/2017 – The digital future is already upon us. Business roles and functions are being reinvented. The role that the CIO plays in helping the enterprise to successfully transition to the next era of the digital age will highlight the discussion at the 2017 CIO Summit of America, produced by HMG Strategy, to be held on March 9, 2017 at the Grand Hyatt New York.

Now in its seventh year, the 2017 CIO Summit of America is global conference designed for executive leaders which attracts attendees from all markets and industries. The event is tailored to enable technology leaders to successfully navigate the disruptive change that is reshaping markets and business models.

Conducted in Association Partnership with the New York Metro Chapter of the Society for Information Management (SIM), the 2017 CIO Summit of America gathers the nation’s leading CIOs and industry thought leaders to tackle the most pressing challenges facing businesses today.

“In its seventh year, the HMG Strategy team is proud to present the #1 executive leadership conference in New York City. The stellar lineup of speakers brings together an unprecedented gathering of tech execs sharing thought leadership and best practices around the most pressing global trends, technology innovations, business issues and impacts. Core to all HMG summits is accelerating your career and developing world-class leadership strategies to dominate markets.” said Hunter Muller, HMG Strategy’s President & CEO.

The CIO Summit of American will kick off with an executive interview with Dana Deasy, Managing Director and Global CIO, JPMorgan Chase & Co., on recommendations for transforming the IT organization for the digital age.

Other captivating sessions at the CIO Summit of America will include a star-studded panel discussion on successful leadership, innovation, and transformation strategies for the next era of the digital age; an inspirational executive interview between Hunter Muller and Stephen Gold, EVP Business and Technology Operations & CIO, CVS Health, on how the CIO needs to reinvent himself/herself in unanticipated ways; presentation of the HMG Strategy 2017 Transformational CIO Award to Dana Deasy, Managing Director & Global CIO, JPMorgan Chase & Co.; perspectives on addressing evolving workforce management requirements; emerging technologies that CIOs need to know about; recommendations for building your personal brand; laying the foundation for the digital roadmap; balancing information security and innovation; and best practices and lessons shared by a group of legendary CIOs.

Distinguished speakers participating at the CIO Summit of America will include Judy Arteche-Carr, CEO & Managing Director, Arteche Global Group; Ramón Baez, Former SVP, Customer Evangelist, Hewlett Packard Enterprise; Shawn Banerji, Managing Director, Global Technology Officers Practice, Russell Reynolds Associates; Greg Buoncontri, Former EVP & CIO, Pitney Bowes, Inc.; Mike Dauber, General Partner, Amplify Partners; Dana Deasy, Managing Director & Global CIO, JPMorgan Chase & Co.; Cory Eaves, Managing Director, General Atlantic Resources Group; Michelle Garvey, CIO, J. Crew; Stephen Gold, EVP Business and Technology Operations & CIO, CVS Health; Susan Hailey, Vice President, Medidata Solutions Worldwide; John Iannarelli, Former Senior Executive Advisor, FBI; Michael Israel, SVP & CIO, Six Flags Entertainment Corporation; Sandeep Katarnavre, CIO & VP of IT, Saint-Gobain; Emmet Keeffe III, Venture Partner, Insight Venture Partners; Shelley Leibowitz, Director, E*TRADE; Carol Lempert, Executive Coach and Keynote Speaker; Tony Leng, Managing Director and CIO Practice Leader, Diversified Search; Beverly Lieberman, President, Halbrecht Lieberman Associates; Robert Lux, EVP & CIO, Freddie Mac; David Mahon, VP & Chief Security Officer, CenturyLink; David McCain, Director, Digital Forensic Investigations, NFL; Harry Moseley, CIO and Managing Director, KPMG LLP; Hunter Muller, President & CEO, HMG Strategy; Jeetu Patel, SVP of Platform & Chief Strategy Officer, Box; Mark Polansky, Senior Partner, CIO/IT Officers Practice, Korn Ferry; John Repko, CIO, Johnson Controls; Scott Robbin, Engagement Manager, IT Officers Practice, Heidrick & Struggles; Barry Sloane, President & CEO, Newtek Business Services Corp.; Stephen Spagnuolo, Managing Director, ZRG Partners, LLC; Randall Spratt, Former EVP, CIO & CTO – Retired, McKesson Corporation; Erik Tomasi, President, EMT Consulting; James Walsh, Senior Vice President, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff; Dr. Robert Zandoli, Global CISO, BUNGE LTD.; and Sigal Zarmi, Vice Chairwoman, Global CIO, PwC.

Sponsor Partners include Box, CenturyLink, appOrbit, Apptio, Information Builders, Level 3 Communications, Newtek, Neudesic, Onapsis, Platform9, Pure Storage, Tintri, Turbonomic, and Workday. The Association Partner for the summit is SIM New York Metro. The Research Partner for the summit series is Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Alliance Partners include Amplify Partners, Greylock Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sequoia. Strategic Partners include Egon Zehnder, Heidrick & Struggles, Korn Ferry, Russell Reynolds Associates, and Spencer Stuart.

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