Welcome

With advancements in digital transformation, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data analytics, and security, it has never been a better or more challenging time to be a CIO.

Combined with today’s competitive pressures, CIOs are tasked with seizing opportunities to drive value throughout the enterprise, as the accelerators of change that translate into real business advantage.

Celebrating its 4th year, the CIO Forum is the most senior gathering of corporate CIOs, CISOs, CTOs and IT Directors in Australia.

Gathering executives from leading local and international companies, this event is the ideal platform from which to formulate strategies to successfully overcome the challenges of the future and enhance business performance today.

Why attend?

This event features an ambitious, case-study driven agenda with over 40 frontline perspectives from the highest levels of IT leadership in Australia. In a closed, invitation-only format, delegates will benefit by interacting and learning directly from some of the world’s foremost companies.

  • Gain a firsthand 360° high-level view of the technologies and trends most impacting large organisations
  • Be Inspired by the lessons of leaders who have implemented IT strategies and transformations, and kept their projects aligned to business goals.
  • Collaborate with a community of CIOs and become ambitious, open-minded, creative and strategic in your everyday approach
  • Learn from best practice and accelerate your IT strategy to drive business growth.
  • Network with a premium audience of your peers at dedicated breaks in a five star environment

Gain access

// 6+ keynotes
// 2 Powerful days
// Executive learning agenda
// 35+ industry speakers
// 150+ executives
// 5 Star networking environment

Speakers



Speakers to be announced shortly

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Themes

  • Backroom to Boardroom: Resilient Leadership for Dynamic Times
  • Market Momentum: Unlocking the Power of Customer Insights
  • Smarter, Bigger, Better Data: Tapping Potential, Adding Value
  • Security Under Scrutiny: Fortifying Information & Reputation
  • A Threat Detected is a Crisis Averted: Updating and Maintaining Cyber Security Strategy
  • The Art of Analytics: Tapping Potential, Adding Value
  • People at the Core: Empowering Teams, Powering Change
  • The Right Speed for the Need: Investing in Agile IT Infrastructure
  • Survival of the Fittest: Keeping IT Future-Focused
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Sponsorship

Celebrating its 4th year, the CIO Forum is unparalleled in the level of delegates and speakers it attracts.

From knowledge sharing, to brand exposure and lead generation, sponsors have an effective platform to engage this decision making audience, before, during and after the event.

As marketing platform to demonstrate expertise, credibility and grow your business with senior CIO and IT professionals the CIO Forum offers unrivalled cut-through.

Angel Gomez – Commercial Manager
Tel: 02 8090 4363
Email: angelg@cmgroup.com.au

Packages Early Bird Price Per Delegate (ends 8 December) Standard Price Per Delegate (from 9 December)
IT Professional: 1-2 Delegates $1800 + GST $2200 + GST
IT Professional: 3-5 Delegates $1620 + GST $2020 + GST
IT Professional: 6-9 Delegates $1440 + GST $1840 + GST
IT Professional: 10+ Delegates $1260 + GST $1660 + GST
Service Provider* (Limit – 1 delegate) $3630 + GST $3630 + GST

* This option is for service providers to IT executives. Service providers may only have one representative at the event and must submit an online application for internal review.

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  • Terms & Conditions

    Connect Events is part of Connect Media Group Pty Ltd

    Delegate Package:

    Delegate Pass includes access to all sessions, refreshment breaks, networking lunches, networking drinks reception, and access to speaker presentations. Please note: not all speakers choose to provide presentation papers. One delegate pass is entry for one person only, passes cannot be shared. Organiser’s reserve the right to deny entry to anyone not registered.

    Payment & Discounts:

    Payment of invoice is due within 7 days of registration. A 3% surcharge is payable for all credit card transactions. Only one promotional discount code can be applied per registrant. Payment in full is required by the first day of the event. Please note: Registrations made within 7 days of the event can only be paid via credit card.

    Organiser’s Rights:

    Connect Media Group endeavours to ensure the conference programme and speaker line-up is correct at the time of the event. All advertised details are correct at time of publishing. Due to unforeseen circumstances Connect Media Group reserves the right to alter the programme prior to the event without notice. We also reserve the right to cancel or postpone this event when full refunds will be issued. Connect Media Group reserves the right to deny access to any individual that engages in or is alleged to engage in practices that are considered unprofessional and inappropriate for a business conference. We reserve the right to deny access to delegates that may affect the client / vendor ratio of attendance in favour of the interests of sponsors and commercial partners of the event.

    Photography and Video

    Connect Media Group may take photographs and/or video of the event you are attending and in doing so your image may be included in the photographs and videos reproduced and distributed by Connect Media Group in any medium to any part of the world.  By attending the event you irrevocably agree to submit your image for reproduction by Connect Media Group in distributing marketing material and/or video footage of the events. Should a delegate not agree to the above image release, they must advise team@cmgroup.com.au

    Cancellation Policy:
    A substitute delegate is welcome at any time provided the request is made in writing. A full refund less a $250 (GST Inclusive) processing fee is applicable on cancellation requests made in writing within 10 days of registration. No refunds are available for cancellations made more than 10 days after registration.

    Full payment is required within 7 days of registration – if payment is not received in this time and cancellation is requested more than 10 days after registration – payment is to be honoured.

    Privacy Disclosure:

    We take your privacy seriously. Information collected on this registration will be held in the strictest of confidence on a secure database. This information may be used in order to contact you regarding future events, product development and services offered. If you do not wish to be contacted please email team@cmgroup.com.au To view our full privacy policy please visit: http://www.connectmediagroup.com.au/privacy-policy/

  • FAQ

    What’s included in my delegate pass?
    A Delegate Pass includes access to all sessions, refreshment breaks, networking lunches, networking drinks reception, and access to provided speaker presentations.

    Is there a group booking discount?
    Yes – groups of 3 people or more are entitled to a discount. Full discount information is available on our registration page. If you have any questions about how group bookings work, please contact team@cmgroup.com.au

    Can I transfer my pass?
    A delegate pass is entry for one person only, passes cannot be shared. A substitute delegate is welcome at any time prior to the event, provided the request is made in writing to team@cmgroup.com.au

    How do I receive my delegate pass?
    Following the completion of your registration and payment, you will receive an email confirmation. We will contact you via email one week before the event to provide final information regarding your participation. Delegate badges and all event material will be provided upon arrival at the event – nothing will be sent in the post.

    What is a Service Provider?

    A Service provider refers to an individual or organisation who supplies products and/or business services to the primary audience of IT executives.

    Service providers may only have one representative at the event. A delegate pass is entry for one person only, passes cannot be shared. All service providers who apply for a pass will be reviewed internally before a registration is completed.

    Is media registration available?
    No, this is a closed and confidential event. Media registrations are not available.

    Cancellation Policy
    A full refund less a $250 (GST Inclusive) processing fee is applicable on cancellation requests made in writing within 10 days of registration. No refunds are available for cancellations made more than 10 days after registration.

    Will there be a delegate list available?
    No, Connect Events does not provide delegate lists to attendees.