EuroCIO Summer Summit

When: 27th Jun 2017, 07:30 - 27th Jun 2017, 15:45
Where: Park Hotel, Stadhouderskade 25, 1071 ZD, Amsterdam
Town/City: Amsterdam
Organiser: BCS ELITE
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Europe: Digital Future



Join EuroCIO in Amsterdam for a day of interaction with peers, academics and EC representatives

The EuroCIO Summer Summit kicks off on 27 June with Mr. Marcel Krom, Chairman of CIO Platform Nederland and host of the event, will talk about his experience as a CIO at PostNL. Mr. Dirk van Rooy of the European Commission will speak about the commission's activities with European cloud stakeholders, the renewal of the cloud industry platform and the need for increasing cloud users' engagement.

Also on stage: Neil Harbisson, the world's first Cyborg, who will speak about his enhanced abilities in colourful terms.

Keynotes and round tables focus on four themes:

  • IT professionalism and bridging the eSkills gap.
    Coordinated by Aloys Kregting, CIO, Akzo Nobel & Ronald Verbeek, CIO Platform Nederland (Holland)
  • Security and data privacy - without it, the Digital Single Market is doomed to fail.
    Coordinated by John McCarthy, BCS Elite (UK)
  • Innovation and the role of the CIO.
    Coordinated by Emmanuel Gaudin, CIO, Lagardère (France)
  • Smart digital - how to turn massive data into a strategic asset for your organisation. Coordinated by Thomas Endres, Chairman, VOICE e.V. (Germany)

The EuroCIO Summer Summit is organised exclusively for European CxOs. All meals, beverages and hotel accommodation are free of charge for CIOs, IT directors, board members responsible for IT, academics and representatives of EU institutions.

This event is organised by ICT Media, host of the annual CIODAY and publisher of CIO Magazine in the Netherlands.

We are still working on the programme and will keep you up to date.