Class Title: CIO Roundtable Boston: Top Competencies of the Modern CIO
Location:    CJP, 126 High Street, Second Floor, Boston MA
Start Date:  Fri, Oct 20, 2017

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Class Description:

Topic: : Top Competencies of the Modern CIO

Topic Description:
'Communication,' 'business acumen,' and 'relationship building' are all familiar entries on every 'Top CIO Skills' list ever written. While these attributes continue to be important in our current climate of risk, innovation and IT opportunity, they are just a drop in the bucket. In an era where technology belongs to everyone, the CIO must have so much more. In this newly updated presentation, Martha Heller, an IT executive recruiter and author of The CIO Paradox and Be the Business: CIOs in the New Era of IT presents a list of new skills critical to any CIO working today. Drawing on personal interviews with hundreds of 400 successful CIOs, Heller, a master storyteller, offers case studies, anecdotes, advice and impressions to arm attendees with the skills they need to bring their companies into the future.

Speaker: Martha Heller

About the Speaker:
Martha Heller is one of the most widely followed voices on the role of the CIO.

She has been a contributor since 1999 and was founder of the CIO Executive Council, IDG's professional organization for CIOs.

Martha has written two books on IT leadership: The CIO Paradox: Battling the Contradictions of IT Leadership (2012) and Be the Business: CIOs in the New Era of IT (2016).

Martha is president of Heller Search Associates, an executive recruiting firm that specializes in IT leadership positions nationwide across all industries.

Through all of these platforms, Martha has built a large, intellectually engaged network of IT executives, many of whom contribute to her widely read e-newsletter, 'The Heller Report.' Target Research recently named Martha as the top influencer of U.S. CIOs in the HR category, and number two overall.

Martha has spoken at conferences held by The Research Board, the National Retail Federation, the Technology Business Management Council, Forrester, Harvard University, MIT, CIO magazine, ServiceNow, and Cisco.
CJP, 126 High Street, Second Floor, Boston MA
10 High Street
Suite 204
Boston, MA 02116

Date:   Fri, Oct 20, 2017

Time:  12:00 - 1:45

Price:  Members Only


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