ABOUT THE SUMMIT
Initiated in 2010, the Summit is much more than just a conference. It is a place to think. A forum to envision the growing intersection of business, society and technology. A platform to learn from extraordinary CIO-peers and visionary industry experts. And a fabulous network energized by forward-thinking CIOs and remarkable Service Providers who bring a content-rich, uniquely spontaneous and straightforward atmosphere.
And it clearly resonates! More than 5.400 guests -CIOs, CDOs, CTOs, CISOs, COOs, Senior IT Managers- have attended since inception, making the Summit the largest and most influential CIO conference in Belgium.
In an unprecedented geo-political and economic turmoil, and as expectations for getting unbiased insights and guidance are very high, the CIO Leadership Summit 2024 will deliver an outstanding experience through a drastic selection of inspiring talks, quality speakers, meaningful content, and purposeful networking with CIO peers.
As such, the Summit will be your magnifying glass to the new digital trends, cutting-edge technologies and societal shift that are reshaping IT strategies and operating models. The definitive place to learn from extraordinary keynote speakers and real-world cases. The chance to identify solutions that bring value to your business. And your greatest opportunity to greet and meet with CIO peers from Belgium and abroad.
As an energic CIO network that brings a uniquely spontaneous and straightforward atmosphere, the CIO Leadership Summit 2024 will be highly actionable, interactive and inspiring by delivering the insights, the directions and the discernment required to envision and build a realistic although ambitious roadmap.
Get real-world inspirations from top CIOs, maverick thinkers and industry experts
Intense, interactive and to-the-point talks presenting cases, insights, trends and solutions
Confront major next challenges and ideas with CIO-peers during the plenary program
Connect with selected peers to share experiences and challenge new ideas
Prepare and enjoy meaningful 1-1 connections through advanced matching
Explore new solutions from leading providers at the forefront of digital technology
Access content-rich white papers, surveys, podcasts and webinars on new IT trends
Drastically selected audience of CIOs, CDOs, Sr. IT Leaders and C-Level business execs
WHAT THEY THINK ABOUT THE SUMMIT
“Every year, the Summit provides a superb opportunity to gain multifaceted insights on emerging technologies and solutions, and to exchange ideas and experiences with peers from similar organizations”
Global CIO, Chemical Industry
“The CIO Leadership Summit really outperforms other conferences thanks to its fantastic ability to engage the most relevant IT and industry leaders into peer-level conversations to challenge, advise, and inspire”
Group Chief Information Officer, Steel Industry
“Discovering innovative solutions, together with straightforward exchanges with peers and providers, is truly unique at the CIO Leadership Summit and well beyond other CIO conferences”
Chief Information Officer, International Bank & Finance Services
“The CIO Leadership Summit perfectly ties together unbiased content, inspiring cases and well-structured debates that really help getting new ideas and going the extra mile in my strategic thinking.’
Global Head of Cloud Infrastructure & Solutions, Car Manufacturing
“Real-world cases and CIO stories on technology-enabled strategies are truly invaluable. The CIO Leadership Summit is incredibly well orchestrated to deliver insights and guidance to me and my senior staff for turning ideas into business practices”
Chief Information & Digital Officer, Pharmaceutical Industry
“In an era of information overload, the Summit is my yearly, not-to-be-missed biggest source of inspiration and foresight, packed with top-level content and actionable ideas not just on technology challenges, but also on business and societal ones”
Chief of IT Staff, Large Public Administration
“Every year, the Summit allows me to engage face-to-face with top-level IT leaders in an atmosphere of trust and openness and discuss current and future challenges, share ideas, and imagine innovative solutions together”
Country Manager, Software and Services Provider
“Year by year, the Summit keeps me updated on the major tech trends, and to establish a solid network with peers. Learning how other companies are solving similar problems we are trying to solve, makes the Summit the ultimate place to initiate new ideas and concepts”
Group Chief Technology Officer, Retail Sector